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How to buy Avaya stock | $28.68

Learn how to easily invest in Avaya stock.

Avaya Holdings Corp is a software-application business based in the US. Avaya shares (AVYA) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Avaya employs 8,110 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

How to buy shares in Avaya

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  4. Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – AVYA – and research it before deciding if it's a good investment for you.
  5. Purchase now or later. Buy your desired number of shares with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the stock reaches a desired price.
  6. Check in on your investment. Optimize your portfolio by tracking your stock.

Avaya stock price (NYSE: AVYA)

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Avaya shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-28.
Latest market close$28.68
52-week range$12.74 - $34.06
50-day moving average $26.25
200-day moving average $27.44
Wall St. target price$34.56
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-3.29

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Is it a good time to buy Avaya stock?

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Avaya price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $28.68 from 2021-05-28

1 week (2021-07-21) N/A
1 month (2021-07-01) 6.22%
3 months (2021-04-30) -0.31%
6 months (2021-01-28) N/A
1 year (2020-07-28) N/A
2 years (2019-07-28) N/A
3 years (2018-07-28) N/A
5 years (2016-07-28) N/A

Is Avaya under- or over-valued?

Valuing Avaya stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Avaya's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Avaya's EBITDA

Avaya's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $513 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Avaya's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Avaya financials

Revenue TTM $3 billion
Operating margin TTM 9.91%
Gross profit TTM $1.8 billion
Return on assets TTM 2.97%
Return on equity TTM -4.23%
Profit margin -0.54%
Book value $3.50
Market capitalisation $2.1 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Avaya shares

There are currently 11.5 million Avaya shares held short by investors – that's known as Avaya's "short interest". This figure is 0.9% down from 11.6 million last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Avaya shares can be evaluated.

Avaya's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Avaya's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Avaya shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Avaya shares traded daily (recently around 1.2 million). Avaya's SIR currently stands at 9.49. In other words for every 100,000 Avaya shares traded daily on the market, roughly 9490 shares are currently held short.

However Avaya's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Avaya shares, or, against the total number of tradable Avaya shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Avaya's short interest could be expressed as 0.14% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Avaya shares in existence, roughly 140 shares are currently held short) or 0.1377% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Avaya shares, roughly 138 shares are currently held short).

A SIR below 10% would generally be considered to indicate a fairly optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Avaya.

Find out more about how you can short Avaya stock.

Avaya share dividends

We're not expecting Avaya to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Avaya share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Avaya's shares have ranged in value from as little as $12.74 up to $34.06. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

AVYA.US volatility(beta: 1.69)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Avaya's is 1.6902. This would suggest that Avaya's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Avaya overview

Avaya Holdings Corp. , through its subsidiaries, provides digital communications products, solutions, and services for businesses worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Products & Solutions and Services. The Products & Solutions segment offers unified communications and contact center platforms, applications, and devices. This segments unified communications and collaboration solutions enable organizations to provide their workers with a single application, or app, for all-channel calling, messaging, meetings, and team collaboration with the same ease of use as existing consumer apps; and contact center solutions enable customers to build a customized portfolio of applications driving customer engagement and customer value. Its communications solutions include voice, email, chat, social media, video, performance management, and third-party integration. The Services segment provides global support services, enterprise cloud and managed services, and professional services.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Avaya is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 3.272% of Avaya shares are held by insiders and 106.902% by institutions.
How many people work for Avaya?
Latest data suggests 8,110 work at Avaya.
When does the fiscal year end for Avaya?
Avaya's fiscal year ends in September.
Where is Avaya based?
Avaya's address is: 2605 Meridian Parkway, Durham, NC, United States, 27713
What is Avaya's ISIN number?
Avaya's international securities identification number is: US05351X1019
What is Avaya's CUSIP number?
Avaya's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 05351X101

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