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Avast PLC

AVST.L

Latest Trade

443.80GBp

Change

-5.60(-1.25%)

Volume

199,309

Today's Range

441.80

 - 

449.00

52 Week Range

277.20

 - 

552.00

As of on the London Stock Exchange (LON) ∙ Minimum 15 minute delay

Pricing

Previous Close
449.40
Open
443.20
Volume
199,309
3M AVG Volume
71.22
Today's High
449.00
Today's Low
441.80
52 Week High
552.00
52 Week Low
277.20
Shares Out (MIL)
1,008.33
Market Cap (MIL)
4,613.92
Forward P/E
--
Dividend (Yield %)
--

Next Event

Full Year 2019 Avast PLC Earnings Call

Latest Developments

More

Avast Says To Wind Down Jumpshot's Operations With Immediate Effect - Blog Post

Ascential Sells Stake In 35% Stake In Jumpshot Back To Avast

Avast To Terminate Provision Of Data To Jumpshot With Immediate Effect

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About Avast PLC

Avast plc is a United Kingdom-based company that provides security software. The Company offers products in two segments: consumer products and products for the small and medium business (SMB). It offers consumer personal computer antivirus security software under the Avast and AVG brands. Its consumer products include offerings for desktop security and mobile device protection. Its consumer offerings include Avast Free Antivirus, Avast Security for Mac, AVG Antivirus FREE and AVG Antivirus for Mac, Avast Pro Antivirus, Avast Internet Security and AVG Internet Security, Avast Premier, Avast Ultimate and AVG Ultimate and AVG Driver Updater. Its SMB offerings include Avast Business Antivirus, Avast Business Antivirus Pro, Avast Business Antivirus Pro Plus, Avast Managed Workplace, Avast Business CloudCare, AVG File Server Edition, AVG Antivirus Business Edition, AVG Internet Security Business Edition, and Avast Cloud Secured Web Gateway and Unified Threat Management.

Contact Info

110 High Holborn

Executive Leadership

John George Schwarz

Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

Ondrej Vlcek

Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director

Philip Antony Marshall

Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director

Steven Scheers

Chief Human Resource Officer

Kevin Chapman

Senior Vice President, General Manager, Avast Business

Key Stats

2.15 mean rating - 13 analysts
Sell
Hold
Buy
Revenue (MM, USD)

2017

0.7K

2018

0.8K

2019(E)

0.9K
EPS (USD)

2018

0.280

2019(E)

0.306
Price To Earnings (TTM)
30.74
Price To Sales (TTM)
7.05
Price To Book (MRQ)
5.98
Price To Cash Flow (TTM)
18.39
Total Debt To Equity (MRQ)
127.79
LT Debt To Equity (MRQ)
120.71
Return on Investment (TTM)
8.58
Return on Equity (TTM)
6.86

Latest News

Latest News

CEE MARKETS-Stocks recover slightly; coronavirus fears persist

Central Europe's stock markets recovered slightly on Friday after falling sharply this week as investors assessed the economic impact of a fast-spreading viral outbreak in China that has killed 213 people so far. The World Health Organization declared on Thursday that the...

Czech Republic - Factors To Watch on Jan 31

Here are news stories, press reports and events to watch which may affect Czech financial markets on Friday. ALL TIMES GMT (Czech Republic: GMT + 1 hour) =========================ECONOMIC DATA========================== Real-time economic data releases......................

Avast pulls plug on Jumpshot after data privacy scandal

British cybersecurity company Avast will close the Jumpshot analytics business at the center of a data privacy scandal, it said on Thursday, putting hundreds of jobs at risk and deepening a slide in its shares.

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-Avast pulls plug on Jumpshot after data privacy scandal

* CEO says Jumpshot and Avast acted 'fully within legal bounds'

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Avast reviews options for Jumpshot after data privacy concerns raised (Jan. 29)

Cybersecurity firm Avast said on Wednesday it was reviewing all options for its trend analytics service, Jumpshot, after media reports raised concerns over data privacy earlier this week that sent the company's shares tumbling.

Avast reviews options for Jumpshot on data privacy concerns (Jan. 29)

(This 29 January story corrects paragraph 3 to remove reference to Avast's denial of allegations)

Weak earnings hit Europe amid virus fears; FTSE slides as BoE stands pat

European shares fell on Thursday on worries over the economic fallout from a virus epidemic in China and some poor earnings updates, while London stocks hit session lows as the Bank of England held off cutting interest rates.

Cocktail of virus fears, dull earnings, BoE move drown FTSE 100

UK shares tumbled on Thursday as the rising death toll from the coronavirus outbreak led investors away from risky assets like stocks and at home the Bank of England kept interest rates unchanged, while Shell and BT slid on disappointing earnings.

CEE MARKETS-Avast drops further as region's stocks fall, forint weak

Central Europe's stock markets slipped on Thursday amid global fears of a virus spreading in China, while cybersecurity firm Avast continued to lead Prague lower following reports of data privacy concerns this week. On currency markets, Hungary's forint neared record lows...

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Jan. 30

Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening down 41 points on Thursday, with futures down 1% ahead of cash market open.

Czech Republic - Factors To Watch on Jan 30

Here are news stories, press reports and events to watch which may affect Czech financial markets on Thursday. ALL TIMES GMT (Czech Republic: GMT + 1 hour) =========================ECONOMIC DATA========================== Real-time economic data releases....................

Avast cuts data access to Jumpshot after data privacy concerns

Avast Plc said on Thursday that will it not be providing data to its Jumpshot data analytics business anymore, a day after the cybersecurity company said it was reviewing options for the division following reports of data privacy concerns.

BRIEF-Ascential Sells Stake In 35% Stake In Jumpshot Back To Avast

* SPECIALIST, GLOBAL INFORMATION COMPANY, TODAY ANNOUNCES THAT IT HAS AGREED TO SELL ITS 35% OWNERSHIP INTEREST IN JUMPSHOT INC BACK TO AVAST PLC

UK stocks cling to gains; oil majors underperform

UK shares rebounded for a second straight day after a steep sell-off earlier this week on rising fears over the impact from the coronavirus, though the bounce lost some punch as oil majors dipped alongside crude prices on U.S. stockpile data.

CEE MARKETS-Hungarian forint hits fresh record low against euro

The Hungarian forint touched a new record low against the euro on Thursday, with central European currencies taking a hit from worsening risk sentiment due to rising fears over the spread of a new flu-like virus that started in China. The forint was the region's worst performing...

Carmakers and banks drag on European markets, London outperforms

European shares fell on Monday as carmakers took a hit from a Chinese sales forecast while the London market outperformed after weak economic data raised expectations of a Bank of England rate cut.

European shares flat as focus turns to Sino-U.S. trade deal

European shares started Monday on a subdued note as markets awaited the signing of a Sino-U.S. trade deal later in the week, while technology stocks rose on a clutch of brokerage upgrades and price-target bumps.

Europe stocks resume record run as Middle East tensions ease

European stocks picked up their record rally on Thursday as the United States and Iran signalled a desire to avoid further conflict, while rising expectations that a Phase 1 U.S.-China trade deal will be signed next week also provided a lift.

Avast target of cyber-security attack, company and Czech counterintelligence say

Czech-based Avast and Czech counterintelligence service BIS said on Monday they had detected a network attack on the cyber-security company which the BIS suspected of originating in China.

FTSE feels IHG's pain amid caution ahead of Brexit vote

London-listed stocks ended a mixed week on a cautious note ahead of a make-or-break parliamentary vote on Brexit, while InterContinental Hotels <IHG.L> and oil stocks weighed on the FTSE 100 <.FTSE>, which closed 0.4% lower.

Quote and financial data from Refinitiv. Fund performance data provided by Lipper. All quotes delayed a minimum of 15 minutes.

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