Avast PLC (LON:AVST) announced a dividend on Wednesday, March 13th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Investors of record on Thursday, May 23rd will be given a dividend of $0.09 per share on Monday, June 17th. This represents a yield of 2.17%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 23rd. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.
Shares of LON AVST opened at GBX 296.55 ($3.87) on Thursday.
Several research analysts have commented on AVST shares. UBS Group reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Avast in a research note on Thursday. Jefferies Financial Group reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 360 ($4.70) target price on shares of Avast in a research note on Thursday, February 28th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. started coverage on Avast in a research note on Thursday, January 10th. They set a “neutral” rating and a GBX 310 ($4.05) target price for the company. Finally, Barclays reissued an “overweight” rating on shares of Avast in a research note on Monday. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Avast has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of GBX 334 ($4.36).
Avast Plc and its subsidiaries provide digital security products under the Avast and AVG brands worldwide. It operates through two segments, Consumer and Small and Medium Business (SMB). The company offers products and solutions for protection, performance, privacy, and additional tools for desktop security, server protection, and mobile device protection; and big data and marketing analytics, as well as provides security solutions designed for small businesses.
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