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Avista
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$34.2
1.16%
 

About: Avista Corp is an electric and natural gas utility company headquartered in Spokane, Washington. Avista primarily operates in the Pacific Northwest of the United States along with some operations in Juneau, Alaska. The company has two major business segments including Avista Utilities, which provides electric distribution and transmission, and natural gas distribution services in parts of eastern Washington and northern Idaho and also provides natural gas distribution service in parts of northeastern and southwestern Oregon. Avista Utilities has electric generating facilities in Washington, Idaho, Oregon and Montana. AEL&P is a regulated utility providing electric services in Juneau, Alaska that is a wholly-owned subsidiary and the primary operating subsidiary of AERC.

Employees: 1,858

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Funds holding %
of 6,689 funds
Analysts bullish %
News positive %

Fund manager confidence

Based on 2024 Q1 SEC filings by fund managers ($100M+ AUM)

100% more funds holding in top 10

Funds holding in top 10: 1 [Q4 2023] → 2 (+1) [Q1 2024]

48% more repeat investments, than reductions

Existing positions increased: 121 | Existing positions reduced: 82

10% more first-time investments, than exits

New positions opened: 44 | Existing positions closed: 40

1% more funds holding

Funds holding: 286 [Q4 2023] → 290 (+4) [Q1 2024]

3% less capital invested

Capital invested by funds: $2.38B [Q4 2023] → $2.31B (-$68M) [Q1 2024]

1.54% less ownership

Funds ownership: 85.93% [Q4 2023] → 84.39% (-1.54%) [Q1 2024]

93% less call options, than puts

Call options by funds: $1.19M | Put options by funds: $17.9M

Research analyst outlook

2 Wall Street Analysts provided 1 year price forecasts over the past 6 months

Low target
$34
1%
downside
Avg. target
$35
2%
upside
High target
$36
5%
upside

2 analyst ratings

positive
0%
neutral
100%
negative
0%
Mizuho
Anthony Crowdell
5%upside
$36
Neutral
Upgraded
3 May 2024
Guggenheim
Shahriar Pourreza
1%downside
$34
Neutral
Upgraded
22 Jan 2024

Financial journalist opinion