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A look at a High Market Cap Stock: Avalonbay Communities Inc., AVB

Avalonbay Communities Inc., AVB is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is REIT – Residential in the sector of Financial. Based in USA, Avalonbay Communities Inc., AVB  has a market cap of 25982.75. Since its IPO date on the 3/11/1994, Avalonbay Communities Inc., AVB performance year to date is 2.45%. Today Avalonbay Communities Inc., AVB has gained -0.13%, with a current price of 185.59.

Ownership of the company is 0.40% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 97.70%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 88.90%. Return of assets are at *TBA, with return on investment at 3.40%.

In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Avalonbay Communities Inc., AVB is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.69. While Total debt/equity is 0.69. With a profit margin of *TBA, this is combined with a gross margin of 66.40%, and operating margin of *TBA. Avalonbay Communities Inc. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of *TBA, while the quick ratio is *TBA.

For the last year Avalonbay Communities Inc., AVB has seen a EPS growth of 12.10%. A performance for the year of 10.05%. The 52-week high is -2.73%, and the 52-week low is 19.95%. The average volume for Avalonbay Communities Inc., AVB is 285828.

With a target price of 193.09, can Avalonbay Communities Inc., AVB reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Avalonbay Communities Inc., AVB. Avalonbay Communities Inc. has a P/E of 31.89 and a forward P/E of 35.76. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 68.42. Avalonbay Communities Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 13.21 and 2.59 respectively. For P/cash, Avalonbay Communities Inc. has a value of 142.53, while it is *TBA for P/free cash flow.

At the current price of 185.59, Avalonbay Communities Inc. has a dividend yield of 2.91%. We see a return on equity of *TBA.

Looking more long-term Avalonbay Communities Inc., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 0.47%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 0.13% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 12.10% for this year and for the last five years a 38.10% growth has been seen.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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