NYSE:AVB - AvalonBay Communities Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $239.21
  • Forecasted Upside: 9.94 %
  • Number of Analysts: 18
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 9 Hold Ratings
  • 9 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$217.59
▲ +3.87 (1.81%)

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Analyst Price Target for AVB

Analyst Price Target is $239.21
▲ +9.94% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 18 analysts offering 12 month price targets for AvalonBay Communities in the last 3 months. The average price target is $239.21, with a high forecast of $307.00 and a low forecast of $174.00. The average price target represents a 9.94% upside from the last price of $217.59.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 18 investment analysts is to buy stock in AvalonBay Communities. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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2/17/2021
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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/11/2022Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$210.00 ➝ $242.00Low
8/9/2022CitigroupBoost Price Target$220.00N/A
7/29/2022UBS GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$209.00 ➝ $224.00Low
7/20/2022Piper SandlerLower Price TargetNeutral$210.00 ➝ $205.00Low
7/15/2022Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight$225.00 ➝ $210.00Low
7/4/2022Piper SandlerLower Price Target$210.00N/A
6/30/2022Jefferies Financial GroupLower Price TargetHold$214.00 ➝ $174.00Low
6/28/2022KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight$275.00 ➝ $237.00Low
6/27/2022MizuhoLower Price TargetBuy$260.00 ➝ $212.00Low
6/24/2022Truist FinancialLower Price TargetHold$263.00 ➝ $224.00Low
6/22/2022Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$208.00Low
6/20/2022Evercore ISISet Price Target$231.00Low
5/25/2022Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetOverweight$247.00 ➝ $225.00Low
5/19/2022ScotiabankLower Price Target$262.00 ➝ $238.00Low
5/10/2022BarclaysLower Price Target$263.00 ➝ $229.00High
5/4/2022Piper SandlerLower Price Target$265.00 ➝ $240.00Low
4/8/2022Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$265.00 ➝ $271.00Low
3/24/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetBuy$285.00 ➝ $272.00Low
3/7/2022Truist FinancialLower Price TargetHold$266.00 ➝ $263.00Medium
2/16/2022MizuhoLower Price TargetBuy$276.00 ➝ $260.00Low
2/7/2022Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$251.00 ➝ $260.00Medium
1/20/2022MizuhoBoost Price Target$251.00 ➝ $276.00High
1/18/2022Truist FinancialBoost Price Target$249.00 ➝ $266.00Medium
1/18/2022BarclaysUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Overweight$225.00 ➝ $263.00High
1/13/2022KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$255.00 ➝ $275.00Low
1/3/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$225.00 ➝ $285.00Medium
12/13/2021BTIG ResearchBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$289.00 ➝ $307.00Medium
12/13/2021CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$230.00 ➝ $260.00Medium
12/9/2021BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$285.00Low
12/7/2021KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$244.00 ➝ $255.00Low
12/6/2021Truist FinancialBoost Price TargetHold ➝ Hold$228.00 ➝ $249.00Low
12/5/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutral ➝ HoldN/A
11/22/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$242.00 ➝ $265.00Low
11/8/2021Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$265.00Medium
10/29/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$238.00 ➝ $242.00High
10/14/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$235.00 ➝ $242.00Low
10/12/2021KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$236.00 ➝ $244.00High
9/29/2021MizuhoBoost Price TargetBuy$231.00 ➝ $251.00Medium
9/24/2021Colliers SecuritiesReiterated RatingHold$255.00Medium
9/23/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeSell ➝ Hold$176.00 ➝ $225.00Medium
9/23/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$257.00Medium
9/1/2021BarclaysInitiated CoverageUnderweight$225.00High
8/26/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$225.00 ➝ $242.00Medium
8/6/2021Colliers SecuritiesReiterated RatingHold$255.00High
8/5/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$227.00 ➝ $235.00Low
8/2/2021BTIG ResearchBoost Price TargetAverage ➝ Buy$251.00 ➝ $285.00Low
7/30/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$216.00 ➝ $229.00High
7/16/2021Colliers SecuritiesReiterated RatingHold$224.00Low
7/15/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$218.00 ➝ $227.00Low
7/15/2021KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$200.00 ➝ $236.00Low
7/1/2021Piper SandlerBoost Price TargetNeutral$205.00 ➝ $220.00Medium
6/14/2021Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoveragePeer Perform$238.00Low
6/11/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$210.00 ➝ $218.00Low
6/4/2021Truist FinancialDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
6/3/2021BTIG ResearchBoost Price TargetBuy$206.00 ➝ $251.00Low
6/3/2021MizuhoUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$231.00High
5/26/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$206.00 ➝ $210.00Low
5/26/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetSell$162.00 ➝ $176.00Medium
5/6/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$203.00 ➝ $206.00High
5/3/2021Evercore ISIUpgradeIn-Line ➝ OutperformLow
4/30/2021Piper SandlerUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Neutral$147.00 ➝ $205.00Medium
4/28/2021Colliers SecuritiesInitiated CoverageNeutral$196.00Low
4/19/2021Smith Barney CitigroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ OutperformLow
3/30/2021Royal Bank of CanadaInitiated CoverageSector Perform$193.00High
3/30/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold ➝ Sell$160.00 ➝ $162.00Low
3/24/2021BTIG ResearchBoost Price TargetBuy$200.00 ➝ $206.00Low
3/24/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeHold ➝ Sell$160.00 ➝ $162.00Low
3/23/2021Zelman & AssociatesUpgradeSell ➝ HoldLow
3/15/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$186.00 ➝ $203.00Medium
3/15/2021MizuhoBoost Price TargetNeutral$169.00 ➝ $189.00Medium
3/1/2021KeyCorpUpgradeSector Weight ➝ Overweight$200.00Low
2/25/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$179.00 ➝ $186.00High
2/22/2021KeyCorpUpgradeSector Weight ➝ Overweight$200.00Low
12/21/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$182.00Low
12/15/2020Smith Barney CitigroupBoost Price Target$160.00 ➝ $165.00Medium
12/10/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$160.00 ➝ $185.00High
11/20/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$150.00 ➝ $179.00Medium
11/12/2020BTIG ResearchBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Buy$184.00 ➝ $200.00Low
11/10/2020MizuhoBoost Price TargetNeutral$160.00 ➝ $169.00High
10/20/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$160.00Low
10/16/2020UBS GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$165.00High
10/13/2020Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$174.00 ➝ $152.00High
8/27/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$143.00 ➝ $150.00High
8/20/2020Truist FinancialLower Price Target$189.00 ➝ $183.00Low
8/11/2020Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$174.00Medium
7/27/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetUnderweight$145.00 ➝ $140.00High
5/26/2020Piper SandlerBoost Price TargetUnderweight$140.00 ➝ $145.00High
5/8/2020Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$171.00 ➝ $176.00Medium
4/16/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHold$221.00 ➝ $180.00Medium
4/7/2020CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral$225.00 ➝ $145.00Medium
4/2/2020SunTrust BanksLower Price TargetBuy$216.00 ➝ $193.00Medium
4/2/2020MizuhoDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$241.00 ➝ $144.00High
4/1/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$226.00 ➝ $143.00High
3/26/2020Piper SandlerDowngradeNeutral ➝ Underweight$223.00 ➝ $140.00High
2/18/2020SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetBuy$222.00 ➝ $235.00Low
1/16/2020Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$234.00 ➝ $248.00Low
1/15/2020MizuhoUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$230.00High
1/7/2020BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$220.00High
12/18/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$230.00Low
12/9/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$218.00 ➝ $221.00Low
11/20/2019SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetBuy$218.00 ➝ $226.00Low
11/19/2019Evercore ISIUpgradeIn-Line ➝ Outperform$225.00Low
11/8/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$244.00Low
10/13/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$240.00Low
9/6/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$217.00 ➝ $229.00N/A
9/6/2019BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual Weight$228.00 ➝ $226.00Low
8/27/2019SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$211.00 ➝ $218.00Low
8/15/2019BTIG ResearchBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Positive$235.00Medium
8/13/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetNeutral$214.00 ➝ $224.00Low
8/13/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOutperform$218.00 ➝ $224.00Medium
8/12/2019Zelman & AssociatesUpgradeSell ➝ HoldLow
8/6/2019CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$205.00 ➝ $210.00Low
7/16/2019BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$213.00 ➝ $228.00Low
7/10/2019KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$212.00 ➝ $215.00Medium
6/27/2019Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$194.00 ➝ $217.00Low
5/16/2019Robert W. BairdUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$198.00 ➝ $215.00Low
5/8/2019MizuhoDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$210.00Low
4/30/2019ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$215.00 ➝ $215.00Low
4/11/2019BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$203.00 ➝ $211.00Low
3/19/2019KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$199.00 ➝ $207.00Low
2/21/2019CitigroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$190.00 ➝ $205.00Low
2/14/2019SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Average$208.00Low
12/17/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$168.00 ➝ $194.00High
12/6/2018BTIG ResearchUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$216.00High
11/21/2018ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$196.00 ➝ $205.00Low
11/12/2018ScotiabankSet Price TargetHold$183.00Medium
11/2/2018BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$188.00 ➝ $195.00Medium
10/16/2018ScotiabankInitiated CoverageSector PerformMedium
10/1/2018Evercore ISISet Price TargetBuy$194.00Low
9/5/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold ➝ Hold$186.00 ➝ $192.00Low
8/15/2018ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy$196.00Medium
8/15/2018Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$197.00Medium
8/6/2018Zelman & AssociatesDowngradeHold ➝ SellLow
8/6/2018MizuhoReiterated RatingBuy$212.00Low
8/2/2018Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$180.00 ➝ $195.00Low
6/14/2018Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$185.00 ➝ $168.00Low
6/8/2018Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Hold$197.00 ➝ $198.00Low
5/31/2018BTIG ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$208.00Low
4/30/2018Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$185.00 ➝ $180.00Low
4/13/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$166.00Low
4/6/2018CitigroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$190.00Low
3/15/2018BTIG ResearchLower Price TargetBuy$189.00Low
3/2/2018BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetHold$175.00Low
3/2/2018Robert W. BairdSet Price TargetBuy$178.00Low
3/1/2018ArgusLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$210.00 ➝ $190.00Medium
2/12/2018BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetHold$178.00Low
2/9/2018MizuhoSet Price TargetBuy$185.00Low
2/9/2018Zelman & AssociatesUpgradeSell ➝ HoldMedium
2/2/2018SunTrust BanksReiterated RatingBuy$186.00High
2/2/2018Sandler O'NeillDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
2/1/2018Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingHold$185.00Low
1/31/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$187.00High
1/30/2018BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$189.00 ➝ $186.00Low
1/22/2018SunTrust BanksSet Price TargetBuy$194.00Medium
1/19/2018Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$185.00Low
1/9/2018Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$187.00N/A
12/15/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight ➝ Neutral$211.00Low
11/27/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$190.00Low
11/9/2017UBS GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$190.00 ➝ $206.00N/A
11/6/2017Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$206.00 ➝ $200.00N/A
11/6/2017MizuhoReiterated RatingBuy$220.00N/A
11/1/2017Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy$209.00 ➝ $200.00N/A
10/4/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$209.00Medium
9/25/2017Evercore ISIUpgradeIn-Line ➝ Outperform$194.00Low
9/24/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldLow
9/5/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$196.00Low
9/1/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$202.00Low
9/1/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$209.00Low
8/18/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHold$193.00 ➝ $195.00Low
(Data available from 8/11/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.27 (Hold)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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  • 2 very positive mentions
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1/13/2022
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2/12/2022
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3/14/2022
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4/13/2022
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5/13/2022
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6/12/2022
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7/12/2022
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Current Sentiment

  • 3 very positive mentions
  • 34 positive mentions
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AvalonBay Communities logo
As of December 31, 2020, the Company owned or held a direct or indirect ownership interest in 291 apartment communities containing 86,025 apartment homes in 11 states and the District of Columbia, of which 18 communities were under development and one community was under redevelopment. The Company is an equity REIT in the business of developing, redeveloping, acquiring and managing apartment communities in leading metropolitan areas in New England, the New York/New Jersey Metro area, the Mid-Atlantic, the Pacific Northwest, and Northern and Southern California, as well as in the Company's expansion markets consisting of Southeast Florida and Denver, Colorado (the "Expansion Markets").
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Today's Range

Now: $217.59
Low: $214.35
High: $218.04

50 Day Range

MA: $197.37
Low: $185.19
High: $213.94

52 Week Range

Now: $217.59
Low: $183.35
High: $259.05

Volume

11,327 shs

Average Volume

662,849 shs

Market Capitalization

$30.43 billion

P/E Ratio

37.39

Dividend Yield

3.02%

Beta

0.93

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of AvalonBay Communities?

The following Wall Street sell-side analysts have issued research reports on AvalonBay Communities in the last year: Barclays PLC, BMO Capital Markets, BTIG Research, Citigroup Inc., Colliers Securities, Credit Suisse Group AG, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Evercore ISI, Jefferies Financial Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., KeyCorp, Mizuho, Morgan Stanley, Piper Sandler, Royal Bank of Canada, Scotiabank, StockNews.com, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., Truist Financial Co., UBS Group AG, and Wells Fargo & Company.
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What is the current price target for AvalonBay Communities?

19 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for AvalonBay Communities in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $237.53, suggesting a possible upside of 11.1%. BTIG Research has the highest price target set, predicting AVB will reach $307.00 in the next twelve months. Jefferies Financial Group Inc. has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $174.00 for AvalonBay Communities in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for AvalonBay Communities?

AvalonBay Communities currently has 9 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe AVB will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of AvalonBay Communities.
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How do I contact AvalonBay Communities' investor relations team?

AvalonBay Communities' physical mailing address is 671 N. GLEBE ROAD SUITE 800, ARLINGTON VA, 22203. The real estate investment trust's listed phone number is (703) 329-6300 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for AvalonBay Communities is www.avalonbay.com. Learn More about contacing AvalonBay Communities investor relations.