AVA - Avista Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
43.84
-0.26 (-0.59%)
At close: 4:02PM EDT
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Previous Close44.10
Open44.22
Bid0.00 x 1100
Ask43.98 x 1000
Day's Range43.69 - 44.37
52 Week Range39.75 - 52.91
Volume176,763
Avg. Volume542,831
Market Cap2.882B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.52
PE Ratio (TTM)14.61
EPS (TTM)N/A
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield1.55 (3.71%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-05-22
1y Target EstN/A
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  • GlobeNewswire9 hours ago

    Jeff Philipps Appointed to Avista Corp. Board of Directors

    SPOKANE, Wash., June 17, 2019 -- Avista Corp. (NYSE: AVA) announced that Jeff Philipps, age 63, has been appointed to the Avista Corp. board of directors effective Nov. 1,.

  • GlobeNewswire6 days ago

    Avista honored by 2020 Women on Boards

    Avista Corp. has been named a Winning “W” Company by 2020 Women on Boards for achieving at least 20% women on its corporate board before the year 2020. “We are proud to be recognized as part of this initiative,” said Scott Morris, chairman and chief executive officer of Avista Corp. “We have a strong commitment to inclusion, with women making up 40% of our board today and for the last five years. "We applaud the board of Avista Corp. for engaging the diverse opinions and perspectives of both genders on their board," said Betsy Berkhemer-Credaire, CEO of 2020 Women on Boards.

  • GlobeNewswire8 days ago

    Avista requests modest electric base rate change in Idaho

    Avista (AVA) has filed an electric rate request with the Idaho Public Utilities Commission (IPUC or Commission) to recover costs related to investments in infrastructure, system maintenance, and technology. If approved, the electric general rate request is designed to increase annual billed revenues by $5.3 million or 2.1 percent effective Jan. 1, 2020. “We’re making significant investments in our infrastructure and systems every year to maintain, upgrade and ensure the safety, reliability and resiliency of the equipment and facilities that serve our customers every day,” Avista President Dennis Vermillion said.

  • GlobeNewswirelast month

    Avista Chairman and CEO Scott L. Morris Announces Retirement Date, will Remain Chair of the Board of Directors

    Avista Corp. (AVA) Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer Scott L. Morris announced to the company’s board of directors that he will retire from the company effective March 1, 2020. Morris will serve as the executive chairman of the board of directors until his retirement date but will transition his duties as CEO to Avista President Dennis P. Vermillion, who was elected CEO by the company’s board of directors, effective Oct. 1, 2019. Morris will serve as the non-executive chairman of the board following his retirement.

  • GlobeNewswirelast month

    Avista Corp. Board Declares Common Stock Dividend

    Avista Corp.’s (NYSE: AVA) board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.3875 per share on the company’s common stock. The common stock dividend is payable June 14, 2019, to shareholders of record at the close of business on May 23, 2019. The declaration of dividends is at the sole discretion of the board of directors.

  • ACCESSWIRE2 months ago

    Avista Corp. to Host Earnings Call

    NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / May 2, 2019 / Avista Corp. (NYSE: AVA ) will be discussing their earnings results in their 2019 First Quarter Earnings to be held on May 2, 2019 at 10:30 AM Eastern Time. To ...

  • GlobeNewswire2 months ago

    Avista Corp. Reports Financial Results for First Quarter 2019, and Confirms 2019 Earnings Guidance

    Avista Corp. (NYSE: AVA) today reported net income attributable to Avista Corp. shareholders of $115.8 million, or $1.76 per diluted share for the first quarter of 2019, compared to $54.9 million, or $0.83 per diluted share for the first quarter of 2018. "Our consolidated earnings were below our expectations for the first quarter. "Avista Utilities had lower earnings due to below normal hydroelectric generation and higher natural gas fuel prices, which caused an increase in net power supply costs.

  • GlobeNewswire2 months ago

    Avista requests electric and natural gas rate changes in Washington

    Avista (AVA) has filed electric and natural gas rate requests with the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission (UTC or Commission) to recover costs related to investments in infrastructure, system maintenance, and technology. “We’re making significant investments in our infrastructure and systems every year to maintain, upgrade and ensure the safety, reliability and resiliency of the equipment and facilities that serve our customers every day,” Avista President Dennis Vermillion said. “This includes efforts like inspecting and replacing thousands of power poles each year, replacement of natural gas pipe, upgrading transmission lines, enhancing cybersecurity and upgrading hydroelectric turbines and generators in our century-old Little Falls dam.

  • GlobeNewswire2 months ago

    Avista builds on commitment to renewable energy by joining the Western Energy Imbalance Market

    Avista (AVA), a leader in clean electricity, today announced it signed an agreement with the California Independent System Operator for the utility to participate in the Western Energy Imbalance Market (EIM), furthering its commitment to integrate renewable energy into its electric generation resource mix. The Western EIM is a real-time energy wholesale market that automatically provides the lowest-cost electricity resources available to meet utility customer needs.  This permits the Western region to share generation resources over a large geographic area, resulting in a more efficient use of renewable energy at the lowest available cost for customers. “Avista has always been committed to balancing reliability and affordability while maintaining responsibility for our environmental footprint, and our actions demonstrate these values,” said Jason Thackston, senior vice president, energy resources, Avista.

  • GlobeNewswire2 months ago

    Avista Corp. First Quarter 2019 Earnings Conference Call and Webcast Announced

    SPOKANE, Wash., April 23, 2019 -- Avista Corp. (NYSE: AVA) will hold its quarterly conference call and webcast to discuss first quarter 2019 results on Thursday, May 2, 2019,.

  • GlobeNewswire2 months ago

    Avista builds on commitment to renewable energy with goal of 100 percent clean electricity by 2045

    Avista (AVA), a leader in clean electricity, today announced its goal to serve its customers with 100 percent clean electricity by 2045 and to have a carbon-neutral supply of electricity by the end of 2027. “We’re proud to announce this 100 percent clean electricity goal as an important step forward in caring for our environment while continuing to meet the energy needs of our customers and communities today and well into the future,” said Dennis Vermillion, president of Avista.

  • GlobeNewswire3 months ago

    Avista announces $7 million investment to strengthen communities

    Nearly 200 community leaders joined Avista this week in celebrating the Company’s 130th birthday at events in Washington and Idaho where Avista leadership announced a major philanthropic contribution that extends Avista’s long, rich tradition of championing the communities it serves. “Our region and our company are human powered,” said Scott Morris, chairman and CEO of Avista.

  • GlobeNewswire3 months ago

    Avista Selects Clearway Energy Group’s Rattlesnake Flat Wind Project for Power Purchase Agreement

    Avista, through a request for proposal issued in June 2018, has selected to purchase power generated by the proposed Rattlesnake Flat Wind project in Adams County, Washington. Rattlesnake Flat Wind, a wind energy facility permitted and being developed by renewable energy developer Clearway Energy Group (“Clearway”), will provide Avista with approximately 50 average megawatts of renewable energy, or as much as 144 megawatts of nameplate wind capacity, under a 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with deliveries beginning in 2020.

  • GlobeNewswire3 months ago

    Avista requests recovery of costs for providing service in Oregon

    SPOKANE, Wash., March 15, 2019 -- Continuing capital investments in natural gas infrastructure led Avista (NYSE: AVA) to file a request today with the Public Utility Commission.

  • GlobeNewswire4 months ago

    History in the Making: Avista brings historic home into 21st century by installing community’s first smart electric meter

    Today a home listed on the National Register of Historic Places was brought into the 21st century when Avista installed the very first smart electric meter in the Millwood community near Spokane. This iconic landmark has been part of the Millwood community since it was built in 1923, and today we’re excited to bring this historic home into the 21st century by installing the first smart electric meter and smart natural gas module. It’s a major step toward modernizing our grid to meet the energy demands of today and tomorrow,” said Avista Vice President of Energy Delivery Heather Rosentrater.

  • GlobeNewswire4 months ago

    Avista Corp. Reports Financial Results for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2018, and Initiates 2019 Earnings Guidance

    SPOKANE, Wash., Feb. 08, 2019 -- Avista Corp. (NYSE: AVA) today reported net income attributable to Avista Corp. shareholders of $136.4 million, or $2.07 per diluted share, for.

  • GlobeNewswire4 months ago

    Avista Corp. Board Increases Common Stock Dividend

    Avista Corp.’s (NYSE: AVA) board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.3875 per share on the company’s common stock, an increase of $0.015 per share (4.0 percent), yielding an annualized dividend of $1.55. “The dividend increase approved by the board of directors marks the seventeenth consecutive year the board has raised the dividend for our shareholders. The declaration of dividends is at the sole discretion of the board of directors.

  • CNW Group5 months ago

    Hydro One announces Redemption of Convertible Debentures Represented by Instalment Receipts

    Hydro One announces Redemption of Convertible Debentures Represented by Instalment Receipts

  • GlobeNewswire5 months ago

    Hydro One and Avista Mutually Agree to Terminate Merger Agreement

    Hydro One Limited (“Hydro One”) (TSX: H) and Avista Corporation (“Avista”) (NYSE: AVA) today announced that the companies have mutually agreed to terminate their previously announced merger agreement. This decision follows the recent orders by the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission and the Idaho Public Utilities Commission which denied approval of the merger. After careful consideration and analysis of the likelihood of achieving a timely reversal of those orders, the Boards of Directors of Hydro One and Avista each individually determined that termination of the merger agreement is the best course of action for the companies and their respective shareholders.

  • GlobeNewswire5 months ago

    Avista Corp. Fourth Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call and Webcast Announced

    SPOKANE, Wash. , Jan. 15, 2019 -- Avista Corp. (NYSE: AVA) will hold its quarterly conference call and webcast to discuss fourth quarter 2018 results on Friday, Feb. 8, 2019,.

  • GlobeNewswire5 months ago

    Hydro One and Avista receive notice of abeyance in Oregon

    Hydro One Limited (“Hydro One”) (TSX:H.TO) and Avista Corporation (“Avista”) today announced that in light of the recent decisions by the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission and the Idaho Public Utilities Commission to deny Hydro One’s acquisition of Avista, the Oregon Public Utility Commission (“OPUC”) issued an order (“Order 19-008”) suspending indefinitely the current procedural schedule in its merger docket until Hydro One and Avista inform the OPUC that they have sought a reversal of the denial decisions through appeal or other means that would provide a justiciable issue for the OPUC to address.

  • GlobeNewswire5 months ago

    Avista, Duke Energy invest in grid edge software technology to deliver benefits to customers

    Avista Development, a wholly owned unregulated subsidiary of Spokane, Wash.-based Avista Corp. (AVA) and Duke Energy (DUK) today announced a joint investment in Open Energy Solutions Inc. (OES) to develop open source software for grid edge technology solutions. This marks the first time multiple utilities have collaborated to create open source software, spurring innovation and creating a new market for this technology.

  • CNW Group5 months ago

    Hydro One and Avista receive decision on reconsideration petition in Washington

    TORONTO and SPOKANE, WA , Jan. 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission ("UTC") gave notice ("Notice") of the deemed denial by operation of law of the petition filed by Hydro One Limited ("Hydro One") (TSX:H.TO) and Avista Corporation ("Avista") (AVA) requesting the UTC to reconsider its denial of approval for Hydro One's acquisition of Avista.  In the same Notice, the UTC also denied the petition for a rehearing on the basis that it is moot. The companies are disappointed in the UTC's decision and will determine the appropriate next steps.

  • CNW Group5 months ago

    Hydro One and Avista receive final order in Idaho

    TORONTO and SPOKANE, WA , Jan. 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Hydro One Limited ("Hydro One") (TSX:H.TO) and Avista Corporation ("Avista") (AVA) received a regulatory decision from the Idaho Public Utilities Commission (the "Commission"), denying the proposed merger of the two companies. The companies are disappointed in the Commission's decision, are reviewing the order in detail and will determine the appropriate next steps.