AvalonBay Communities Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.54 (-0.82 %)
(As of 04/14/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $186.26
50-Day Range
MA: $184.71
52-Week Range
Now: $186.26
Volume391,993 shs
Average Volume862,352 shs
Market Capitalization$26.00 billion
P/E Ratio40.06
Dividend Yield3.42%
As of December 31, 2020, the Company owned or held a direct or indirect ownership interest in 291 apartment communities containing 86,025 apartment homes in 11 states and the District of Columbia, of which 18 communities were under development and one community was under redevelopment. The Company is an equity REIT in the business of developing, redeveloping, acquiring and managing apartment communities in leading metropolitan areas in New England, the New York/New Jersey Metro area, the Mid-Atlantic, the Pacific Northwest, and Northern and Southern California, as well as in the Company's expansion markets consisting of Southeast Florida and Denver, Colorado (the "Expansion Markets").
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustryResidential REITs
Year Founded1978



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.32 billion
Cash Flow$12.06 per share
Book Value$78.69 per share


Net Income$785.97 million


Market Cap$26.00 billion
Next Earnings Date4/28/2021 (Confirmed)


3 Apartment REITs to Buy in April
April 5, 2021 |  msn.com
Analyzing AvalonBay Communities's Ex-Dividend Date
March 29, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
AvalonBay Communities Inc. Sell
March 26, 2021 |  markets.businessinsider.com
AvalonBay Communities (NYSE:AVB) Price Target Raised to $206.00
March 24, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
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Overall MarketRank

1.75 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

380th out of 1,953 stocks

Real Estate Investment Trusts Industry

95th out of 274 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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AvalonBay Communities (NYSE:AVB) Frequently Asked Questions

Is AvalonBay Communities a buy right now?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AvalonBay Communities in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 7 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" AvalonBay Communities stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in AVB, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than AvalonBay Communities?

Wall Street analysts have given AvalonBay Communities a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but AvalonBay Communities wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is AvalonBay Communities' next earnings date?

AvalonBay Communities is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 28th 2021.
View our earnings forecast for AvalonBay Communities

How can I listen to AvalonBay Communities' earnings call?

AvalonBay Communities will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, April 28th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were AvalonBay Communities' earnings last quarter?

AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB) released its earnings results on Monday, November, 2nd. The real estate investment trust reported $1.05 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $2.16 by $1.11. AvalonBay Communities had a net margin of 27.97% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 6.02%. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $2.00 EPS.
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How has AvalonBay Communities' stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

AvalonBay Communities' stock was trading at $195.85 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, AVB shares have decreased by 4.9% and is now trading at $186.26.
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How often does AvalonBay Communities pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for AvalonBay Communities?

AvalonBay Communities announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 3rd. Stockholders of record on Monday, March 15th will be paid a dividend of $1.59 per share on Thursday, April 15th. This represents a $6.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.41%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, March 30th. This is a boost from AvalonBay Communities's previous quarterly dividend of $0.01.
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Is AvalonBay Communities a good dividend stock?

AvalonBay Communities pays an annual dividend of $6.36 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.42%. AvalonBay Communities has been increasing its dividend for 9 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of AvalonBay Communities is 68.09%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on EPS estimates, AvalonBay Communities will have a dividend payout ratio of 75.36% in the coming year. This indicates that AvalonBay Communities may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What guidance has AvalonBay Communities issued on next quarter's earnings?

AvalonBay Communities updated its first quarter 2021 After-Hours earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 3rd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 1.85-1.95 for the period.

What price target have analysts set for AVB?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for AvalonBay Communities' stock. Their forecasts range from $145.00 to $206.00. On average, they expect AvalonBay Communities' stock price to reach $178.07 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.4%.
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Who are AvalonBay Communities' key executives?

AvalonBay Communities' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Timothy J. Naughton, Chairman & CEO (Age 60, Pay $3.19M)
  • Mr. Kevin P. O'Shea, Chief Financial Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Sean J. Breslin, Chief Operating Officer (Age 54, Pay $1.45M)
  • Mr. Matthew H. Birenbaum, Chief Investment Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Benjamin W. Schall, Pres & Director (Age 46)
  • Mr. Jason Reilley, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Edward M. Schulman, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 58)
  • Mr. Kurt D. Conway, Sr. VP of Brand Strategy & Marketing (Age 61)
  • Mr. David Alagno, Sr. VP of HR
  • Mr. Ronald S. Ladell, Sr. VP of Devel. - New Jersey (Age 59)

What is Timothy J. Naughton's approval rating as AvalonBay Communities' CEO?

420 employees have rated AvalonBay Communities CEO Timothy J. Naughton on Glassdoor.com. Timothy J. Naughton has an approval rating of 90% among AvalonBay Communities' employees.

Who are some of AvalonBay Communities' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of AvalonBay Communities own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other AvalonBay Communities investors own include Bank of America (BAC), NVIDIA (NVDA), AT&T (T), AbbVie (ABBV), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Walmart (WMT), The Home Depot (HD), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), The Walt Disney (DIS) and UnitedHealth Group (UNH).

What is AvalonBay Communities' stock symbol?

AvalonBay Communities trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AVB."

Who are AvalonBay Communities' major shareholders?

AvalonBay Communities' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.11%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.07%), Royal London Asset Management Ltd. (0.04%), Calamos Advisors LLC (0.03%), Pensionfund DSM Netherlands (0.02%) and Hexavest Inc. (0.02%). Company insiders that own AvalonBay Communities stock include Edward M Schulman, Keri A Shea, Kevin P O'shea, Leo S Horey III, Sean J Breslin, Timothy J Naughton, W Edward Walter and William M Mclaughlin.
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Which institutional investors are selling AvalonBay Communities stock?

AVB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Hexavest Inc., Pacer Advisors Inc., Pensionfund Sabic, and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System.
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Which institutional investors are buying AvalonBay Communities stock?

AVB stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Huntington National Bank, Everence Capital Management Inc., Pensionfund DSM Netherlands, Royal London Asset Management Ltd., Thompson Investment Management Inc., First Hawaiian Bank, and Highland Private Wealth Management.
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How do I buy shares of AvalonBay Communities?

Shares of AVB can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is AvalonBay Communities' stock price today?

One share of AVB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $186.26.

How much money does AvalonBay Communities make?

AvalonBay Communities has a market capitalization of $26.00 billion and generates $2.32 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $785.97 million in net income (profit) each year or $9.34 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does AvalonBay Communities have?

AvalonBay Communities employs 2,966 workers across the globe.

When was AvalonBay Communities founded?

AvalonBay Communities was founded in 1978.

What is AvalonBay Communities' official website?

The official website for AvalonBay Communities is www.avalonbay.com.

Where are AvalonBay Communities' headquarters?

AvalonBay Communities is headquartered at 671 N. GLEBE ROAD SUITE 800, ARLINGTON VA, 22203.

How can I contact AvalonBay Communities?

AvalonBay Communities' mailing address is 671 N. GLEBE ROAD SUITE 800, ARLINGTON VA, 22203. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 703-329-6300 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 4/14/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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