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Avast PLC

AVST.L

Latest Trade

521.50GBp

Change

-3.50(-0.67%)

Volume

644,236

Today's Range

521.00

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537.00

52 Week Range

274.65

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537.00

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

Latest Developments

Avast Says Q3 Adjusted EBITDA Up 8.7% To $121.9m

Oct 18 (Reuters) - Avast PLC <AVST.L>::THIRD QUARTER TRADING UPDATE.QTRLY ADJUSTED REVENUE $220.3 MILLION VERSUS $209.8 MILLION.ADJUSTED BILLINGS GROWTH IN THE THIRD QUARTER WAS SIMILAR TO THE 9.0% ADJUSTED REVENUE GROWTH.FOR THE THIRD QUARTER, ADJUSTED EBITDA INCREASED 8.7% TO $121.9M.FOR Q3, ADJUSTED REVENUE ROSE BY 9.0% EXCLUDING FX, DISCONTINUED BUSINESS AND SALE OF MANAGED WORKPLACE.REAFFIRMS ITS FY 2019 OUTLOOK FOR ADJUSTED REVENUE TO BE AT UPPER END OF HIGH SINGLE DIGIT GROWTH, EXCLUDING FX, OTHER ITEMS.

Avast Announces Distribution Partnership With EET Group In Nordic Market

Sept 30 (Reuters) - Avast PLC <AVST.L>::DISTRIBUTION PARTNERSHIP WITH EET GROUP IN NORDIC MARKET.

Jefferies International Says Sybil Holdings Sold 120.9 Mln Shares Of Avast

Sept 4 (Reuters) - Avast PLC <AVST.L>::JEFFERIES INTERNATIONAL - SYBIL HOLDINGS SOLD 120.9 MILLION SHARES OF AVAST, REPRESENTING 12.4% OF CO'S EXISTING ISSUED SHARE CAPITAL AT 367P/SHARE.

Avast PLC's unit Agreed To Sell 35% Of Jumpshot Inc To WGSN, Inc

July 22 (Reuters) - Avast PLC <AVST.L>::AVAST PLC - SUBSIDIARY, AVAST SOFTWARE B.V., HAS AGREED TO SELL 35% OF FULLY DILUTED SHARE CAPITAL OF JUMPSHOT.AVAST PLC - AVAST SOFTWARE B.V AGREED TO SELL 35% OF JUMPSHOT TO WGSN, INC. A UNIT OF ASCENTIAL PLC.AVAST PLC - ASCENTIAL WILL PAY $60.76M (ON A DEBT-FREE / CASH-FREE BASIS) IN CASH ON CLOSING FOR SALE SHARES.AVAST - SHAREHOLDERS' AGREEMENT WILL GRANT A PUT AND CALL OPTION IN RELATION TO AN ADDITIONAL 16% OF JUMPSHOT, EXERCISABLE BY GROUP AND ASCENTIAL.AVAST PLC - TOTAL CONSIDERATION PAYABLE BY ASCENTIAL FOR 51% OF FULLY DILUTED SHARE CAPITAL OF JUMPSHOT WILL NOT EXCEED £300M.

Avast Says Board Approved Decision Of New CEO To Waive Salary

July 2 (Reuters) - Avast PLC <AVST.L>::BOARD APPROVES DECISION OF NEW CEO TO WAIVE SALARY.ONDREJ VLCEK NOTIFIED BOARD OF INTENTION TO INDEFINITELY WAIVE ANNUAL SALARY AND BONUS, INSTEAD RECEIVE NOMINAL ANNUAL SALARY OF $1.VLCEK HAS ALSO NOTIFIED BOARD OF INTENTION TO DONATE 100% OF HIS BOARD DIRECTOR'S FEE ($100,000 PER ANNUM) TO CHARITY.ALL ARRANGEMENTS EFFECTIVE FROM DATE OF VLCEK'S APPOINTMENT TO ROLE OF CEO ON 1 JULY 2019.

Avast Q1 Adj. Rev Rises, FY View Affirmed

April 18 (Reuters) - Avast PLC <AVST.L>::Q1 TRADING UPDATE.FOR Q1, ADJUSTED REVENUE ROSE BY 9.1% EXCLUDING FX, DISCONTINUED BUSINESS AND SALE OF MANAGED WORKPLACE.FOR Q1, ADJUSTED REVENUE ROSE BY 8.5% IN ACTUAL RATES, TO $209.1M.FOR Q1, ADJUSTED BILLINGS GREW SLIGHTLY AHEAD OF REVENUE..FOR Q1, ADJUSTED EBITDA INCREASED 5.4% TO $117.5M, RESULTING IN AN ADJUSTED EBITDA MARGIN OF 55.5%."Q1 PERFORMANCE HAS BEEN STRONG, CONTINUING TRADING MOMENTUM SEEN IN SECOND HALF OF 2018".GROUP EXPECTATIONS FOR FULL YEAR REMAIN UNCHANGED.REAFFIRMS FY 2019 OUTLOOK FOR HIGH SINGLE DIGIT ADJUSTED REVENUE GROWTH, EXCLUDING FX, DISCONTINUED BUSINESS AND SALE OF MANAGED WORKPLACE.Q1 2019 ADJUSTED REVENUE $211.8 MILLION VERSUS $199.6 MILLION.

Avast Placing Bookrunner Provides Result Of Secondary Placing Of Shares

March 27 (Reuters) - BOOKRUNNER FOR AVAST PLACING : :BLOCK TRADE - AVAST PLACING: BOOKRUNNER SAYS RESULT OF SECONDARY PLACING OF SHARES IN AVAST PLC.BLOCK TRADE - AVAST PLC: BOOKRUNNER SAYS SYBIL HOLDINGS ANNOUNCES THAT IT HAS SOLD AN AGGREGATE OF 95.4 MILLION ORDINARY SHARES OF AVAST PLC.BLOCK TRADE - AVAST PLC: BOOKRUNNER SAYS PLACING RAISES AGGREGATE GROSS PROCEEDS OF APPROXIMATELY £271 MILLION.BLOCK TRADE - AVAST PLC: BOOKRUNNER SAYS UBS AG LONDON BRANCH ACTED AS SOLE BOOKRUNNER IN CONNECTION WITH PLACING.

Avast Says Vince Steckler To Retire As CEO In 2019

March 13 (Reuters) - Avast PLC <AVST.L>::AVAST PLC - VINCE STECKLER TO RETIRE AS CEO IN 2019.AVAST PLC - ONDREJ VLCEK APPOINTED AS SUCCESSOR.AVAST - STECKLER WILL REMAIN AVAILABLE IN AN ADVISORY CAPACITY TO CO UNTIL 30 JUNE 2020 TO ENSURE A SMOOTH TRANSITION PROCESS.

Avast Sees High Single-Digit Adj. Rev Growth In 2019

March 13 (Reuters) - Avast PLC <AVST.L>::FY GROUP ADJUSTED REVENUE INCREASED 8.3% ON A LIKE-FOR-LIKE BASIS.DELIVERED A STRONG FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE IN LINE WITH EXPECTATIONS FOR FY.FOR 2019, EXPECTATION IS HIGH SINGLE DIGIT GROWTH FOR ADJUSTED REVENUE, EXCLUDING DISCONTINUED BUSINESS, FX; STABLE EBITDA MARGIN PERCENTAGE.FULL YEAR PERFORMANCE IN LINE WITH EXPECTATIONS.ADJUSTED FULLY DILUTED EARNINGS PER SHARE FLAT AT $0.28.FY ADJUSTED EBITDA UP 6.7% TO $447.7M.PROPOSED ORDINARY DIVIDEND FOR PERIOD 15 MAY 2018 TO 31 DECEMBER 2018 OF 8.6 CENTS PER SHARE.IN FY 2019 WE EXPECT GROUP OVERALL TO DELIVER HIGH SINGLE-DIGIT ADJUSTED REVENUE GROWTH.FY ADJUSTED BILLINGS $862.1 MILLION VERSUS $811.4 MILLION.DIRECTORS PROPOSE TO PAY A FINAL DIVIDEND OF 8.6 CENTS PER SHARE.

Avast Notes CMA Announcement, Confident That Business Complies With Laws

Dec 19 (Reuters) - Avast PLC <AVST.L>::AVAST PLC - RESPONSE TO CMA INVESTIGATION.AVAST PLC - CONFIDENT THAT OUR BUSINESS PRACTICES COMPLY WITH RELEVANT LAWS AND ARE TRANSPARENT AND FAIR.AVAST - NOTES CMA ANNOUNCEMENT THAT IT IS INVESTIGATING WHETHER SOME FIRMS IN ANTIVIRUS SOFTWARE SECTOR ARE COMPLYING WITH CONSUMER LAW.

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