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NYSE:AVTR

Avantor (AVTR) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$24.42
-0.05 (-0.20%)
(As of 02/27/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$24.35
$24.66
50-Day Range
$21.37
$24.59
52-Week Range
$16.63
$25.25
Volume
3.29 million shs
Average Volume
7.18 million shs
Market Capitalization
$16.56 billion
P/E Ratio
50.86
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$26.14

Avantor MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.75 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
7.1% Upside
$26.14 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
4.35% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
-2.17
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
1.26mentions of Avantor in the last 14 days
Based on 11 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$151,911 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
22.77%
From $1.01 to $1.24 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.59 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

95th out of 944 stocks

Analytical Instruments Industry

6th out of 27 stocks


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About Avantor Stock (NYSE:AVTR)

Avantor, Inc. engages in the provision of mission-critical products and services to customers in the biopharma, healthcare, education and government, advanced technologies, and applied materials industries in the Americas, Europe, Asia, the Middle East, and Africa. The company offers materials and consumables, such as purity chemicals and reagents, lab products and supplies, formulated silicone materials, customized excipients, customized single-use assemblies, process chromatography resins and columns, analytical sample prep kits, education and microbiology products, clinical trial kits, peristaltic pumps, and fluid handling tips. It also provides equipment and instrumentation products, including filtration systems, virus inactivation systems, incubators, analytical instruments, evaporators, ultra-low-temperature freezers, biological safety cabinets, and critical environment supplies. In addition, the company offers services and specialty procurements comprising onsite lab and production, clinical, equipment, procurement and sourcing, and biopharmaceutical material scale-up and development services. Further, it provides scientific research support services, such as DNA extraction, bioreactor servicing, clinical and biorepository, and compound management services. The company was founded in 1904 and is headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania.

AVTR Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
2/14/2024
Today
2/28/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
4/26/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sector
Medical
Industry
Analytical instruments
Sub-Industry
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
14,500
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$26.14
High Stock Price Target
$30.00
Low Stock Price Target
$22.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+7.1%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.75
Research Coverage
16 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$321.10 million
Pretax Margin
5.89%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$6.97 billion
Cash Flow
$1.68 per share
Book Value
$7.77 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
668,107,000
Market Cap
$16.56 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.36
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AVTR Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Avantor stock right now?

16 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Avantor in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" AVTR shares.
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What is Avantor's stock price target for 2024?

16 Wall Street research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Avantor's shares. Their AVTR share price targets range from $22.00 to $30.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $26.14 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.1% from the stock's current price.
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How have AVTR shares performed in 2024?

Avantor's stock was trading at $22.83 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, AVTR shares have increased by 6.9% and is now trading at $24.4150.
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Are investors shorting Avantor?

Avantor saw a drop in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 29,530,000 shares, a drop of 8.7% from the January 15th total of 32,330,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 6,600,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 4.5 days.
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When is Avantor's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, April 26th 2024.
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.

How were Avantor's earnings last quarter?

Avantor, Inc. (NYSE:AVTR) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, February, 14th. The company reported $0.25 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.22 by $0.03. The business earned $1.72 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.70 billion. Avantor had a net margin of 4.61% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 14.11%. The firm's revenue was down 4.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.32 earnings per share.

What guidance has Avantor issued on next quarter's earnings?

Avantor updated its FY 2024 earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 14th. The company provided EPS guidance of 0.960-1.040 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of 1.060. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What other stocks do shareholders of Avantor own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Avantor investors own include Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), NVIDIA (NVDA), Procter & Gamble (PG), RTX (RTX), Alibaba Group (BABA), CVS Health (CVS), Home Depot (HD), Pfizer (PFE) and QUALCOMM (QCOM).

When did Avantor IPO?

(AVTR) raised $3 billion in an initial public offering (IPO) on Friday, May 17th 2019. The company issued 154,000,000 shares at $18.00-$21.00 per share. Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan, BofA Merrill Lynch, Barclays and Jefferies acted as the underwriters for the IPO and Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank Securities, Evercore ISI, Guggenheim Securities, Morgan Stanley, UBS Investment Bank, Citigroup, Cowen, Piper Jaffray, RBC Capital Markets, Baird, William Blair, Janney Montgomery Scott, KeyBanc Capital Markets, PJT Partners, Raymond James, Stephens, Stifel, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Wells Fargo Securities and Drexel Hamilton were co-managers.

Who are Avantor's major shareholders?

Avantor's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.66%), Dodge & Cox (9.02%), Boston Partners (4.13%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (2.89%), Artemis Investment Management LLP (1.17%) and Norges Bank (1.01%). Insiders that own company stock include Christophe Couturier, David D Petratis, Devashish Ohri, Frederic Vanderhaegen, Gerard Brophy, James Bramwell, Jo Natauri, Justin Miller, Michael Stubblefield, Rajiv Gupta, Steven W Eck and Thomas A Szlosek.
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How do I buy shares of Avantor?

Shares of AVTR stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:AVTR) was last updated on 2/28/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff