Analyst Activity – Barclays PLC Raises Its Price Target On AvalonBay Communities (NYSE:AVB) to $189.00

Analyst Ratings For AvalonBay Communities (NYSE:AVB)

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Today, Barclays PLC raised its price target on AvalonBay Communities (NYSE:AVB) to $189.00 per share.

There are 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings, 6 buy ratings on the stock.

The current consensus rating on AvalonBay Communities (NYSE:AVB) is Hold (Score: 2.36) with a consensus target price of $195.27 per share, a potential 3.65% upside.

Some recent analyst ratings include

  • 7/16/2017-Royal Bank Of Canada Reiterated Rating of Buy.
  • 7/4/2017-Jefferies Group LLC Reiterated Rating of Hold.
  • 6/22/2017-Argus initiated coverage with a Buy rating.
  • 5/25/2017-BMO Capital Markets Reiterated Rating of Hold.
  • 5/17/2017-Deutsche Bank AG was Downgraded by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG from a “Buy ” rating to a ” Hold” rating. They now have a $193.00 price target on the stock.

Dividend information for AvalonBay Communities (NYSE:AVB)

AvalonBay Communities (NYSE:AVB) pays an annual dividend of Community Ranking: with a yield of 3.01% and an average dividend growth of 8.20% based on a 3 Year Average.

Dividend History for AvalonBay Communities (NYSE:AVB)

  • On 5/18/2017 AvalonBay Communities announced a quarterly dividend of $1.42 2.97% with an ex dividend date of 6/28/2017 which will be payable on 7/17/2017.
  • On 2/1/2017 AvalonBay Communities announced a quarterly dividend of $1.42 3.24% with an ex dividend date of 3/29/2017 which will be payable on 4/17/2017.
  • On 11/10/2016 AvalonBay Communities announced a quarterly dividend of $1.35 3.22% with an ex dividend date of 12/28/2016 which will be payable on 1/16/2017.
  • On 9/12/2016 AvalonBay Communities announced a quarterly dividend of $0.01 3.2% with an ex dividend date of 9/28/2016 which will be payable on 10/17/2016.
  • On 5/19/2016 AvalonBay Communities announced a quarterly dividend of $1.35 2.99% with an ex dividend date of 6/28/2016 which will be payable on 7/15/2016.
  • On 2/3/2016 AvalonBay Communities announced a quarterly dividend of $1.35 2.92% with an ex dividend date of 3/29/2016 which will be payable on 4/15/2016.
  • On 11/12/2015 AvalonBay Communities announced a quarterly dividend of $1.25 2.9% with an ex dividend date of 12/29/2015 which will be payable on 1/15/2016.

Recent Insider Trading Activity For AvalonBay Communities (NYSE:AVB)
AvalonBay Communities (NYSE:AVB) has insider ownership of 0.53% and institutional ownership of 98.56%.

  • On 6/9/2017 William M. Mclaughlin, Insider, sold 5,112 with an average share price of $193.88 per share and the total transaction amounting to $991,114.56. View SEC Filing
  • On 5/15/2017 Edward M. Schulman, EVP, sold 1,764 with an average share price of $191.82 per share and the total transaction amounting to $338,370.48. View SEC Filing
  • On 5/11/2017 Keri A. Shea, SVP, sold 1,000 with an average share price of $192.36 per share and the total transaction amounting to $192,360.00. View SEC Filing
  • On 5/9/2017 Matthew H. Birenbaum, Insider, sold 2,750 with an average share price of $191.20 per share and the total transaction amounting to $525,800.00. View SEC Filing
  • On 5/5/2017 Sean J. Breslin, COO, sold 1,500 with an average share price of $192.19 per share and the total transaction amounting to $288,285.00. View SEC Filing
  • On 5/5/2017 Timothy J. Naughton, CEO, sold 17,210 with an average share price of $192.05 per share and the total transaction amounting to $3,305,180.50. View SEC Filing
  • On 5/2/2017 Timothy J. Naughton, CEO, sold 10,000 with an average share price of $191.14 per share and the total transaction amounting to $1,911,400.00. View SEC Filing

Recent Trading Activity for AvalonBay Communities (NYSE:AVB)
Shares of AvalonBay Communities closed the previous trading session at 188.40 down -1.64 -0.86% with 594,163 shares trading hands.

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