Avast (AVST)

Sector:

IT Services

Index:

FTSE 100

545.00p
   
  • Change Today:
      9.00p
  • 52 Week High: 551.00
  • 52 Week Low: 270.60
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,024.99m
  • Volume: 2,217,088
  • Market Cap: 5,586m
  • RiskGrade: 238

Avast Overview

Avast generates shareholder value through a combination of consistent growth, high profitability and strong cash flow.

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Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 2.2% 2.2%
Div Cover 2.2 2.3
Op Mrgn 39.6% 42.3%
ROCE 535.7%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 20.6 19.9
PEG 2.1 n/a
Pr/Revenue 8.0 7.5
Pr/Book 6.2  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 7.8% -33.3%
PBT 72.4% -21.8%
EPS 10.0% 0.1%
DPS 70.9% -36.5%

Avast Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue ($m) Pre-tax ($m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-17 652.90 (28.90) 30.00¢ n/a n/a n/a n/a 0.0%
31-Dec-18 808.30 182.50 30.00¢ 11.8 n/a n/a 8.60¢ 2.4%
31-Dec-19 871.10 314.60 33.00¢ 17.1 1.7 +10% 14.70¢ 2.6%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

Avast Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Dec-20 724.58 306.68 26.76p 20.4 200.5 0% 11.64p 2.2%
31-Dec-21 763.02 351.71 28.21p 19.3 3.6 +5% 12.67p 2.4%

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Avast Company Announcements

Company Secretary Change 01-Jul-2020 16:30 RNS
Total Voting Rights 30-Jun-2020 16:17 RNS
Board Committee Appointment 22-Jun-2020 16:10 RNS

Latest Avast Director Deals

No deals were found in the last 28 days.

Note 1: Prices and trades are provided by Digital Look Corporate Solutions and are delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Note 2: RiskGrade figures are provided by RiskMetrics.

Note 3: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 4: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 5: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 6: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.

 

Avast Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 545.00p
Change Today 9.00p
% Change 1.68 %
52 Week High 551.00
52 Week Low 270.60
Volume 2,217,088
Shares Issued 1,024.99m
Market Cap 5,586m
RiskGrade 238

Avast Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
85.84% below the market average85.84% below the market average85.84% below the market average85.84% below the market average85.84% below the market average
8.33% below the sector average8.33% below the sector average8.33% below the sector average8.33% below the sector average8.33% below the sector average
Price Trend
92.69% above the market average92.69% above the market average92.69% above the market average92.69% above the market average92.69% above the market average
94.17% above the sector average94.17% above the sector average94.17% above the sector average94.17% above the sector average94.17% above the sector average
Income
48.12% below the market average48.12% below the market average48.12% below the market average48.12% below the market average48.12% below the market average
52.94% above the sector average52.94% above the sector average52.94% above the sector average52.94% above the sector average52.94% above the sector average
Growth
49.16% above the market average49.16% above the market average49.16% above the market average49.16% above the market average49.16% above the market average
31.18% above the sector average31.18% above the sector average31.18% above the sector average31.18% above the sector average31.18% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 13
Buy 0
Neutral 1
Sell 0
Strong Sell 1
Total 15
strong_buy
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Avast Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 21-May-20 12-Sep-19
Paid 24-Jun-20 11-Oct-19
Amount 10.30¢ 4.40¢

Trades for 02-Jul-2020

Time Volume / Share Price
16:35 782,736 @ 545.00p
16:29 20 @ 545.50p
16:29 1,372 @ 545.50p
16:29 2 @ 544.50p
16:29 15 @ 545.50p

Avast Key Personnel

Chair John Schwarz
CFO Philip Marshall
CEO Ondrej Vlcek

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