Avast (AVST)

Sector:

IT Services

Index:

FTSE 100

580.00p
   
  • Change Today:
      7.80p
  • 52 Week High: 609.40
  • 52 Week Low: 420.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,031.78m
  • Volume: 2,204,024
  • Market Cap: 5,984m
  • RiskGrade: 159

Avast Overview

Avast generates shareholder value through a combination of consistent growth, high profitability and strong cash flow. Our proven strategy, including our freemium business model and diversified product portfolio with exposure to highly profitable segments, provides multiple avenues for long-term growth.

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Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 2.0% 2.0%
Div Cover 2.2 2.3
Op Mrgn 37.6% 47.9%
ROCE n/a  
Latest F'cast
P/E 23.0 21.9
PEG 3.8 5.3
Pr/Revenue 9.3 8.8
Pr/Book 7.0  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 2.5% -45.0%
PBT -24.9% -0.4%
EPS 6.1% 4.1%
DPS 8.8% -47.7%

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¢ 13.2 n/a n/a 8.60¢ 2.2%
31-Dec-19 871.10 314.60 33.00¢ 19.1 1.9 +10% 14.70¢ 2.3%
31-Dec-20 892.90 236.30 35.00¢ 21.4 3.6 +6% 16.00¢ 2.1%

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-21 682.47 327.23 26.50p 21.9 5.3 +4% 11.63p 2.0%
31-Dec-22 728.08 360.38 28.42p 20.4 2.8 +7% 12.13p 2.1%

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Avast Company Announcements

Form 8.5 (EPT/RI)-Avast plc amend 30-Jul-2021 16:09 RNS
Form 8.5 (EPT/RI)-Avast plc amend 30-Jul-2021 16:08 RNS
Form 8.3 - Avast plc 30-Jul-2021 15:26 RNS

Latest Avast Director Deals

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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 580.00p
Change Today 7.80p
% Change 1.36 %
52 Week High 609.40
52 Week Low 420.00
Volume 2,204,024
Shares Issued 1,031.78m
Market Cap 5,984m
RiskGrade 159

Avast Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
94.47% below the market average94.47% below the market average94.47% below the market average94.47% below the market average94.47% below the market average
20.43% below the sector average20.43% below the sector average20.43% below the sector average20.43% below the sector average20.43% below the sector average
Price Trend
38.93% above the market average38.93% above the market average38.93% above the market average38.93% above the market average38.93% above the market average
16.67% above the sector average16.67% above the sector average16.67% above the sector average16.67% above the sector average16.67% above the sector average
Income
22.48% below the market average22.48% below the market average22.48% below the market average22.48% below the market average22.48% below the market average
62.50% above the sector average62.50% above the sector average62.50% above the sector average62.50% above the sector average62.50% above the sector average
Growth
57.85% above the market average57.85% above the market average57.85% above the market average57.85% above the market average57.85% above the market average
9.47% below the sector average9.47% below the sector average9.47% below the sector average9.47% below the sector average9.47% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 9
Buy 0
Neutral 1
Sell 0
Strong Sell 1
Total 11
buy
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Avast Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 13-May-21 10-Sep-20
Paid 18-Jun-21 16-Oct-20
Amount 11.20¢ 4.80¢

Trades for 30-Jul-2021

Time Volume / Share Price
16:40 1,083 @ 576.98p
16:35 717,271 @ 580.00p
16:34 16,737 @ 579.00p
16:29 5 @ 578.19p
16:29 3 @ 578.20p

Avast Key Personnel

Chair John Schwarz
CFO Philip Marshall
CEO Ondrej Vlcek

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