Avast (AVST)

Sector:

IT Services

Index:

FTSE 100

601.80p
   
  • Change Today:
    -1.40p
  • 52 Week High: 616.40
  • 52 Week Low: 420.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 1,038.80m
  • Volume: 2,734,230
  • Market Cap: 6,252m
  • RiskGrade: 159
  • Beta: 0.00

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% 1.8%
Div Cover 2.2 2.5
Op Mrgn 37.6% 47.8%
ROCE n/a  
Latest F'cast
P/E 23.4 22.3
PEG 3.9 4.0
Pr/Revenue 9.5 9.0
Pr/Book 7.1  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 2.5% -42.5%
PBT -24.9% 4.0%
EPS 6.1% 5.6%
DPS 8.8% -49.7%

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¢ 12.9 n/a n/a 8.60¢ 2.2%
31-Dec-19 871.10 314.60 33.00¢ 18.7 1.9 +10% 14.70¢ 2.4%
31-Dec-20 892.90 236.30 35.00¢ 20.9 3.5 +6% 16.00¢ 2.2%

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-21 700.01 334.89 27.04p 22.3 4.0 +6% 10.96p 1.8%
31-Dec-22 740.06 359.37 28.32p 21.3 4.5 +5% 12.18p 2.0%
31-Dec-23 789.59 392.64 30.51p 19.8 2.6 +8% 12.91p 2.1%

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Avast Company Announcements

Form 8.3 - NortonLifeLock Inc 19-Jan-2022 14:17 RNS
Form 8.3 - NortonLifeLock, Inc 19-Jan-2022 14:05 RNS
Form 8.3 - Avast PLC 19-Jan-2022 13:53 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 601.80p
Change Today -1.40p
% Change -0.23 %
52 Week High 616.40
52 Week Low 420.00
Volume 2,734,230
Shares Issued 1,038.80m
Market Cap 6,252m
Beta 0.00
RiskGrade 159

Avast Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
95.12% below the market average95.12% below the market average95.12% below the market average95.12% below the market average95.12% below the market average
37.08% below the sector average37.08% below the sector average37.08% below the sector average37.08% below the sector average37.08% below the sector average
Price Trend
25.86% above the market average25.86% above the market average25.86% above the market average25.86% above the market average25.86% above the market average
30.97% above the sector average30.97% above the sector average30.97% above the sector average30.97% above the sector average30.97% above the sector average
Income
37.41% below the market average37.41% below the market average37.41% below the market average37.41% below the market average37.41% below the market average
26.67% above the sector average26.67% above the sector average26.67% above the sector average26.67% above the sector average26.67% above the sector average
Growth
45.24% above the market average45.24% above the market average45.24% above the market average45.24% above the market average45.24% above the market average
19.59% below the sector average19.59% below the sector average19.59% below the sector average19.59% below the sector average19.59% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 2
Buy 1
Neutral 5
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 8
buy
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Avast Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 09-Sep-21 13-May-21
Paid 15-Oct-21 18-Jun-21
Amount 4.80¢ 11.20¢

Trades for 19-Jan-2022

Time Volume / Share Price
14:12 250 @ 601.80p
14:12 400 @ 601.80p
14:12 42 @ 601.80p
14:11 702 @ 601.80p
14:11 400 @ 602.00p

Avast Key Personnel

Chair John Schwarz
CEO Ondrej Vlcek

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