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NYSE:AVTR

Avantor - AVTR Stock Forecast, Price & News

$28.81
+0.25 (+0.88%)
(As of 08/15/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$28.46
$28.86
50-Day Range
$27.86
$32.86
52-Week Range
$27.50
$44.37
Volume
2.36 million shs
Average Volume
6.62 million shs
Market Capitalization
$19.42 billion
P/E Ratio
30.98
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$39.00

Avantor MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.93 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
35.4% Upside
$39.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.29% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
-1.70
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.02mentions of Avantor in the last 14 days
Based on 8 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$1.85 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
13.01%
From $1.46 to $1.65 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

3.31 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

3rd out of 1,125 stocks

Analytical Instruments Industry

1st out of 31 stocks

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About Avantor (NYSE:AVTR) Stock

Avantor, Inc. provides products and services to customers in 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. Avantor, Inc. was founded in 1904 and is headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania.

Avantor Stock Up 0.9 %

Shares of NYSE:AVTR opened at $28.81 on Tuesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.41, a quick ratio of 1.05 and a current ratio of 1.64. The company has a market cap of $19.42 billion, a PE ratio of 30.98, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.70 and a beta of 1.30. Avantor has a 52 week low of $27.50 and a 52 week high of $44.37. The firm has a 50 day simple moving average of $30.22 and a 200 day simple moving average of $32.09.

Avantor (NYSE:AVTR - Get Rating) last released its earnings results on Thursday, July 28th. The company reported $0.37 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.38 by ($0.01). Avantor had a return on equity of 27.14% and a net margin of 8.27%. The company had revenue of $1.91 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.98 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.35 EPS. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 2.7% compared to the same quarter last year. As a group, research analysts expect that Avantor will post 1.46 earnings per share for the current year.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

Several research firms recently weighed in on AVTR. Citigroup dropped their price objective on shares of Avantor from $38.00 to $32.00 and set a "neutral" rating on the stock in a research note on Monday, August 1st. Evercore ISI dropped their price objective on shares of Avantor to $35.00 in a research note on Tuesday, August 9th. Robert W. Baird dropped their price objective on shares of Avantor from $44.00 to $34.00 and set an "outperform" rating on the stock in a research note on Monday, August 1st. Barclays decreased their target price on shares of Avantor to $33.00 in a research report on Tuesday, August 9th. Finally, William Blair restated an "outperform" rating on shares of Avantor in a research report on Friday, April 29th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and thirteen have assigned a buy rating to the stock. According to data from MarketBeat.com, Avantor presently has a consensus rating of "Moderate Buy" and a consensus target price of $39.00.

Insiders Place Their Bets

In other Avantor news, EVP Frederic Vanderhaegen sold 39,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, May 23rd. The shares were sold at an average price of $31.61, for a total value of $1,232,790.00. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now owns 126,764 shares in the company, valued at approximately $4,007,010.04. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. In other Avantor news, EVP Frederic Vanderhaegen sold 39,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, May 23rd. The shares were sold at an average price of $31.61, for a total value of $1,232,790.00. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now owns 126,764 shares in the company, valued at approximately $4,007,010.04. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. Also, EVP Gerard Brophy sold 19,603 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Friday, May 20th. The shares were sold at an average price of $31.27, for a total transaction of $612,985.81. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 96,935 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,031,157.45. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders own 1.60% of the company's stock.

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AVTR Stock News Headlines

Avantor (NYSE:AVTR) PT Lowered to $39.00 at Cowen
Avantor (NYSE:AVTR) PT Lowered to $33.00 at Barclays
Avantor (NYSE:AVTR) PT Lowered to $35.00 at Evercore ISI
Avantor (NYSE:AVTR) Given New $33.00 Price Target at Barclays
Avantor (NYSE:AVTR) Given New $33.00 Price Target at Barclays
Raymond James Cuts Avantor (NYSE:AVTR) Price Target to $36.00
Avantor (NYSE:AVTR) Price Target Lowered to $32.00 at Citigroup
Recap: Avantor Q2 Earnings - Benzinga
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AVTR Company Calendar

Last Earnings
7/28/2022
Today
8/15/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
10/27/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Analytical instruments
Sub-Industry
N/A
Sector
Medical
Fax
N/A
Employees
13,500
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$39.00
High Stock Price Forecast
$51.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$32.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+35.4%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.93
Research Coverage
14 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$572.60 million
Pretax Margin
10.45%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$7.39 billion
Cash Flow
$2.12 per share
Book Value
$5.24 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
663,250,000
Market Cap
$19.42 billion
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
1.30














AVTR Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Avantor stock right now?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Avantor in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 13 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" AVTR shares.
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What is Avantor's stock price forecast for 2022?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Avantor's shares. Their AVTR share price forecasts range from $32.00 to $51.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $39.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 35.4% from the stock's current price.
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How have AVTR shares performed in 2022?

Avantor's stock was trading at $42.14 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, AVTR shares have decreased by 31.6% and is now trading at $28.81.
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Are investors shorting Avantor?

Avantor saw a decline in short interest in the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totaling 8,700,000 shares, a decline of 13.2% from the July 15th total of 10,020,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 5,270,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.7 days.
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When is Avantor's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 27th 2022.
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How were Avantor's earnings last quarter?

Avantor, Inc. (NYSE:AVTR) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 28th. The company reported $0.37 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.38 by $0.01. The firm earned $1.91 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.98 billion. Avantor had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 27.14% and a net margin of 8.27%. The company's revenue was up 2.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.35 EPS.

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

Avantor issued an update on its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Monday, August, 8th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.43-$1.49 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.50. 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), Raytheon Technologies (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 IPO on Friday, May 17th 2019. The company issued 154,000,000 shares at a price of $18.00-$21.00 per share. Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan, BofA Merrill Lynch, Barclays and Jefferies served 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.

What is Avantor's stock symbol?

Avantor trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AVTR."

Who are Avantor's major shareholders?

Avantor's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (2.64%), Allianz Asset Management GmbH (1.89%), Pictet Asset Management SA (1.28%), Samlyn Capital LLC (1.15%), Parnassus Investments LLC (1.11%) and Brown Brothers Harriman & Co. (0.89%). Insiders that own company stock include Christi Shaw, Christophe Couturier, David D Petratis, Devashish Ohri, Frederic Vanderhaegen, Gerard Brophy, James Bramwell, Jo Natauri, Justin Miller, Michael Stubblefield, Michael Wondrasch, New Mountain Investments Iii,, Rajiv Gupta and Steven W Eck.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Avantor's stock price today?

One share of AVTR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $28.81.

How much money does Avantor make?

Avantor (NYSE:AVTR) has a market capitalization of $19.42 billion and generates $7.39 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $572.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.93 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Avantor have?

The company employs 13,500 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Avantor?

Avantor's mailing address is BUILDING ONE SUITE 200 100 MATSONFORD ROAD, RADNOR PA, 19087. The official website for the company is www.avantorsciences.com. The company can be reached via phone at (610) 386-1700 or via email at avantorir@avantorsciences.com.

This page (NYSE:AVTR) was last updated on 8/16/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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