Avista Corp

Earnings Estimates

Stock Information

Price (Prev Close): 52.40
Price - 52 Week High: 52.91
Price - 52 Week Low: 47.50
Price Date (Latest): 11/12/18
Median Price Target: 46.50
Diff from Prev Close: -5.90
% Difference: -11.26

Analyst Ratings

Mean Recommendation:

3.67

Sell

Strong Buy

Reference Information - Earnings Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 1.95
FY0 End Date: 12/1/17
Ind. Annual Div: 1.43
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: -4.74
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: 72.17
Yield (%): 2.73

Analyst Forecasts - Earnings Per Share

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/20 2.34 2.34 2.34 2.34 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/19 2.22 2.23 2.20 2.22 2 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/18 2.05 2.05 2.05 2.05 2 1 -- 1.22
Quarterly 12/1/18 0.65 0.65 0.65 0.65 1 -- 1 -5.38
Quarterly 3/1/19 0.91 0.91 0.91 0.91 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 6/1/19 0.42 0.42 0.42 0.42 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 9/1/19 0.20 0.20 0.20 0.20 1 -- -- --
Long Term Growth 5.30 5.30 5.30 5.30 1 -- -- --

Actuals - Earnings Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 1.95 1.91 2.36
Annual 12/1/16 2.15 2.08 3.51
Annual 12/1/15 1.97 1.95 0.92
Quarterly 9/1/18 0.15 0.19 -21.05
Quarterly 6/1/18 0.39 0.36 8.33
Quarterly 3/1/18 0.83 0.88 -5.68
Quarterly 12/1/17 0.58 0.52 12.26

Reference Information - Book Value Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 26.42
FY0 End Date: 12/1/17
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Book Value Per Share

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/20 29.55 29.55 29.55 29.55 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/19 28.57 28.57 28.57 28.57 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/18 27.55 27.55 27.55 27.55 1 -- -- --

Actuals - Book Value Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 26.42 -- --
Annual 12/1/16 25.69 -- --
Annual 12/1/15 24.53 -- --

Reference Information - Cash Flow Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 6.33
FY0 End Date: 12/1/17
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Cash Flow Per Share

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/20 5.32 5.32 5.32 5.32 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/19 5.28 5.28 5.28 5.28 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/18 5.38 5.38 5.38 5.38 1 -- -- --

Actuals - Cash Flow Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 6.33 5.50 15.09
Annual 12/1/16 5.60 4.39 27.56
Annual 12/1/15 5.99 4.11 45.74

Reference Information - Dividend Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 1.43
FY0 End Date: 12/1/17
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Dividend Per Share

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/20 1.63 1.63 1.63 1.63 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/19 1.56 1.56 1.56 1.56 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/18 1.49 1.49 1.49 1.49 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 12/1/18 0.37 0.37 0.37 0.37 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 3/1/19 0.39 0.39 0.39 0.39 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 6/1/19 0.39 0.39 0.39 0.39 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 9/1/19 0.39 0.39 0.39 0.39 1 -- -- --

Actuals - Dividend Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 1.43 -- --
Annual 12/1/16 1.37 -- --
Annual 12/1/15 1.32 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/18 0.37 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/18 0.37 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 0.37 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 0.36 -- --

Reference Information - EBIT

Last Actual (FY0): 284.51
FY0 End Date: 12/1/17
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - EBIT

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/20 411.48 411.48 411.48 411.48 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/19 373.81 373.81 373.81 373.81 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/18 319.41 319.41 319.41 319.41 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 12/1/18 98.03 98.03 98.03 98.03 1 -- -- --

Actuals - EBIT

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 284.51 -- --
Annual 12/1/16 289.80 -- --
Annual 12/1/15 253.21 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 94.21 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 81.98 -- --

Reference Information - EBITDA

Last Actual (FY0): 456.53
FY0 End Date: 12/1/17
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - EBITDA

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/20 618.33 618.33 618.33 618.33 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/19 569.64 569.64 569.64 569.64 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/18 503.79 503.79 503.79 503.79 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 12/1/18 145.21 145.21 145.21 145.21 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 3/1/19 188.60 188.60 188.60 188.60 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 6/1/19 136.70 136.70 136.70 136.70 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 9/1/19 102.00 102.00 102.00 102.00 1 -- -- --

Actuals - EBITDA

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 456.53 -- --
Annual 12/1/16 454.73 -- --
Annual 12/1/15 401.05 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 140.03 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 125.93 -- --

Reference Information - GAAP Earnings Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 1.79
FY0 End Date: 12/1/17
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - GAAP Earnings Per Share

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/20 2.34 2.34 2.34 2.34 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/19 2.22 2.23 2.20 2.22 2 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/18 2.05 2.05 2.05 2.05 2 -- -- --
Quarterly 12/1/18 0.65 0.65 0.65 0.65 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 3/1/19 0.91 0.91 0.91 0.91 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 6/1/19 0.42 0.42 0.42 0.42 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 9/1/19 0.20 0.20 0.20 0.20 1 -- -- --

Actuals - GAAP Earnings Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 1.79 -- --
Annual 12/1/16 2.15 -- --
Annual 12/1/15 1.97 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/18 0.15 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/18 0.39 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 0.83 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 0.42 -- --

Reference Information - Net Debt

Last Actual (FY0): 1,910.01
FY0 End Date: 12/1/17
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Net Debt

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/19 1,610.00 1,610.00 1,610.00 1,610.00 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/18 1,500.00 1,500.00 1,500.00 1,500.00 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 12/1/18 2,271.00 2,271.00 2,271.00 2,271.00 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 3/1/19 2,271.00 2,271.00 2,271.00 2,271.00 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 6/1/19 2,303.00 2,303.00 2,303.00 2,303.00 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 9/1/19 2,358.00 2,358.00 2,358.00 2,358.00 1 -- -- --

Actuals - Net Debt

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 1,910.01 690.00 176.81
Annual 12/1/16 1,845.04 1,739.39 6.07
Annual 12/1/15 1,719.34 1,566.45 9.76
Quarterly 12/1/17 1,910.01 2,079.00 -8.13

Reference Information - Net Income

Last Actual (FY0): 126.12
FY0 End Date: 12/1/17
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Net Income

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/20 164.79 164.79 164.79 164.79 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/19 155.19 155.19 155.19 155.19 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/18 135.72 135.72 135.72 135.72 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 12/1/18 44.13 44.13 44.13 44.13 1 -- -- --

Actuals - Net Income

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 126.12 -- --
Annual 12/1/16 137.23 -- --
Annual 12/1/15 123.23 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 54.89 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 37.78 -- --

Reference Information - Operating Profit

Last Actual (FY0): --
FY0 End Date:
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Operating Profit

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Annual 12/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Annual 12/1/18 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 12/1/18 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 3/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 6/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 9/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

Actuals - Operating Profit

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --

Reference Information - Return On Equity

Last Actual (FY0): --
FY0 End Date:
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Return On Equity

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/20 7.60 7.60 7.60 7.60 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/19 7.80 7.80 7.80 7.80 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/18 7.50 7.50 7.50 7.50 1 -- -- --

Actuals - Return On Equity

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/16 8.64 -- --
Annual 12/1/15 8.18 -- --

Reference Information - Sales

Last Actual (FY0): 1,445.93
FY0 End Date: 12/1/17
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Sales

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/20 1,766.79 1,766.79 1,766.79 1,766.79 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/19 1,499.10 1,499.10 1,499.10 1,499.10 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/18 1,448.50 1,448.50 1,448.50 1,448.50 1 1 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/18 430.46 430.46 430.46 430.46 1 -- -- --

Actuals - Sales

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 1,445.93 1,428.45 1.22
Annual 12/1/16 1,442.48 1,648.17 -12.48
Annual 12/1/15 1,484.78 1,698.86 -12.60
Quarterly 9/1/18 296.01 332.84 -11.07
Quarterly 6/1/18 319.30 338.14 -5.57
Quarterly 3/1/18 409.36 429.80 -4.76
Quarterly 12/1/17 397.86 380.39 4.59

P/E Ratios

P/E Ratios Company Industry Ind. Relative
FY0 25.56 17.60 1.45
FY1 23.66 15.68 1.51
FY2 22.39 17.17 1.30

EPS Growth Rates

Growth Rates Company Industry Ind. Relative
FY1/FY0 5.13 -85.20 7.10
FY2/FY1 8.05 1.41 1.07
FY3/FY2 8.05 1.41 1.07

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