AvalonBay Communities Inc. (AVB)

206.83
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 210.19
Day Low/High 206.09 / 211.06
52 Wk Low/High 167.01 / 214.10
Avg Volume 529.70K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 139.40M
Market Cap 29.30B
EPS 7.00
P/E Ratio 28.99
Div & Yield 6.08 (2.83%)

Latest News

The XLRE ETF Has a Lot to Tell Us About Real Estate

The XLRE ETF Has a Lot to Tell Us About Real Estate

These 3 holdings are vulnerable as real estate has underperformed the S&P 500 since November.

Cramer: The Answer to This Market: Part 1

Cramer: The Answer to This Market: Part 1

The leadership is quite stark.

Avalonbay Communities Looking Weaker

A close below $168 would hurt.

2 Bargain Apartment REITs Worth Owning

Independence Realty Trust and BRT Realty afford favorable opportunities to get into the still-hot multifamily space.

Avalonbay, Douglas Emmett are Right REITs to Own Says American Century Manager

Avalonbay, Douglas Emmett are Right REITs to Own Says American Century Manager

Steve Brown, portfolio manager for the American Century Real Estate Fund (REACX), said investors should stop watching the Fed for a moment and start looking at REIT fundamentals.

Like I Said, Stay Away From Homebuilders

It's better to invest in companies that own rentals.

News for Consumers Isn't Getting Any Better

Good news for renter-focused REITs, bad for homebuilders.

Here's a Better Way to Invest in Housing

Multifamily REITs have more experience in this area than conventional homebuilders.

This Morning's Market Setup

Where it began. "People don't want to think. And the deeper they get into trouble, the less they want to think. But by some sort of instinct, they feel that they ought to and it makes them feel guilty. So they'll bless and follow anyone who gives th...

In Case a Hungry Bear Strikes

Watch the valuation levels of the stocks in your portfolio.

Rates Are Headed Higher

We'll get some net interest margin going.

Housing Data Reveal the Real Winners

Investing in apartments looks like the way to go.

Three REITs Worth Watching

Three REITs Worth Watching

Their cup-and-handle patterns look ready for breakouts.

Early-Morning Market Look

Let's take a peek at overnight and early-morning price action in some of the major asset classes. The rundown: S&P futures +5; Nasdaq +24, as Apple (AAPL) moves in after-hours trading; Nikkei -; European markets +; crude flat; gold +$5; and 10-year ...

From the Street of Dreams

Here's a roundup of the analysts' actions. Below is a quick summary: Credit Suisse downgrades hhgregg (HHG) to Neutral. State Street (STT) is downgraded to Neutral at Guggenheim. Jefferies downgrades AvalonBay Communities (AVB) to Hold. Royal Caribb...

Market on Close

How much to sell? My mavens on the floor see a large net sale of $1.7 billion on the close today. The largest sector sales are in financials ($300 million), energy ($285 million) and consumer staples ($240 million). There are no net sector buys! In ...

Apartment REITs Are Too Pricey to Move Into

Shares have appreciated to the point where they are grossly overvalued.

Back In the Danger Zone

High-multiple stocks with heavy institutional ownership can hurt your long-term financial situation.

A Value Investor Looks at the Short Side

At the very least, you should avoid these dangerously overvalued stocks.

Time to Protect Your Downside

Stocks have not really fallen very far, and we're still at risk of slipping further.

The Next Housing Bubble

The rental market is on fire, but all signs point to it cooling off.

Playing the Thriving Rental Market

Stocks you may not have thought of provide exposure to the hot sector.

Beware of the New-High List

Many stocks on the list appear vulnerable, so I use it to find candidates to sell or short.