AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE: AVB) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 23145.31. It is in the REIT – Residential industry and sector Financial, with a current P/E of 28.73, a forward P/E of 34.27 and EPS of 5.82. At a stock price of 167.09 (-3.21%) it has a dividend yield of 3.23%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 38.10%, more recently this last year it has grown by 12.10%. The next year growth is going to be about -7.35% and more long-term 6.20% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 10.90%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 17.10% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 9.80%.
For performance, AvalonBay Communities, Inc. the past week has seen a gain of -7.99%. For the last month performance for AvalonBay Communities, Inc. is -5.87%. While the last quarter is -6.92% and half year, -9.73%. Finally for the year, performance is -2.00%.
The 52-week high for AvalonBay Communities, Inc., is at -11.77%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 6.36%. The 20-day simple moving average is -5.69% and -5.27% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 2.41%, and for the month it is 1.88%. AvalonBay Communities, Inc., has a target price of 194.5.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.69, and for total debt/equity AvalonBay Communities, Inc. has 0.69. The gross margin is 66.40%, while operating margin is 30.20%, the profit margin is 40.40%. The current ratio is *TBA and the quick ratio is *TBA.
Insider ownership is at 0.40%, with instituitional ownership at 98.40%. AvalonBay Communities, Inc. has a payout ratio of 88.90%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 138.52. The shares float is 136.94, with the float short at 2.52%, with short ratio coming to 4.53.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see AvalonBay Communities, Inc., get 4.70%, with its returns on investment at 3.40%. Return on equity is 8.10%. So will the investors see the target price of 194.5, reached soon?
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