AvalonBay Communities Inc (NYSE:AVB) gets upgraded to Buy by BTIG Research

Analyst Ratings For AvalonBay Communities Inc (NYSE:AVB)

Today, AvalonBay Communities Inc (NYSE:AVB) stock received an upgrade by BTIG Research from Neutral to Buy.

There are 10 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings, 1 Sell Ratings, no Strong Buy Ratings on the stock.

The current consensus rating on AvalonBay Communities Inc (NYSE:AVB) is Hold with a consensus target price of $192.4118 per share, a potential 2.72% upside.

Some recent analyst ratings include

  • 12/6/2018-AvalonBay Communities Inc (NYSE:AVB) gets upgraded to Buy by BTIG Research
  • 11/2/2018-AvalonBay Communities Inc (NYSE:AVB) gets upgraded to Outperform by BMO Capital Markets with a price target of $195.00
  • 8/15/2018-AvalonBay Communities Inc (NYSE:AVB) gets downgraded to Neutral by Robert W. Baird with a price target of $197.00


  • On 11/26/2018 Stephen W. Wilson, Insider, sold 2,905 with an average share price of $185.89 per share and the total transaction amounting to $540,010.45.
  • On 11/20/2018 William M. Mclaughlin, EVP, sold 23,302 with an average share price of $186.87 per share and the total transaction amounting to $4,354,444.74.
  • On 11/19/2018 Keri A. Shea, SVP, sold 1,880 with an average share price of $185.10 per share and the total transaction amounting to $347,988.00.
  • On 11/19/2018 Leo S. Horey III, Insider, sold 2,000 with an average share price of $186.88 per share and the total transaction amounting to $373,760.00.
  • On 11/16/2018 Edward M. Schulman, EVP, sold 1,400 with an average share price of $183.76 per share and the total transaction amounting to $257,264.00.
  • On 11/6/2018 Kevin P. O’shea, CFO, sold 1,500 with an average share price of $179.51 per share and the total transaction amounting to $269,265.00.
  • On 8/24/2018 Sean J. Breslin, COO, sold 7,200 with an average share price of $182.20 per share and the total transaction amounting to $1,311,840.00.

About AvalonBay Communities Inc (NYSE:AVB)
As of June 30, 2018, the Company owned or held a direct or indirect ownership interest in 287 apartment communities containing 84,043 apartment homes in 12 states and the District of Columbia, of which 19 communities were under development and 16 communities were under redevelopment. The Company is an equity REIT in the business of developing, redeveloping, acquiring and managing apartment communities in leading metropolitan areas primarily in New England, the New York/New Jersey Metro area, the Mid-Atlantic, the Pacific Northwest, and the Northern and Southern California regions of the United States. As of June 30, 2018, the Company owned or held a direct or indirect ownership interest in 287 apartment communities containing 84,043 apartment homes in 12 states and the District of Columbia, of which 19 communities were under development and 16 communities were under redevelopment. The Company is an equity REIT in the business of developing, redeveloping, acquiring and managing apartment communities in leading metropolitan areas primarily in New England, the New York/New Jersey Metro area, the Mid-Atlantic, the Pacific Northwest, and the Northern and Southern California regions of the United States. More information may be found on the Company's website at http://www.avalonbay.com.

Recent Trading Activity for AvalonBay Communities Inc (NYSE:AVB)
Shares of AvalonBay Communities Inc closed the previous trading session at 187,32 −3,39 1,78 % with 190.6 shares trading hands.

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