|Bid||18.99 x 800|
|Ask||19.00 x 800|
|Day's Range||18.83 - 19.32|
|52 Week Range||12.89 - 23.54|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||N/A|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||4.67|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||22.63|
Avaya Holdings Corp. (AVYA), a global leader in solutions to enhance and simplify communications and collaboration, today announced it has been named an April 2019 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Unified Communications. Gartner defines Unified Communications (UC) solutions — equipment, software and services — as offerings that facilitate the use of multiple enterprise communications methods to achieve those aims.
Avaya Holdings Corp. (AVYA) today announced that the city of Fayetteville, North Carolina, famous as the home of Fort Bragg and the 82nd Airborne Division of the U.S. Army, is bolstering its communications infrastructure with Avaya IX Workplace solutions to improve customer experience and workforce efficiency. Avaya IX Workplace is part of the Avaya Intelligent Xperiences - or Avaya IX - portfolio of solutions for Contact Center, Unified Communications and Collaboration, and represents the evolution of business communications to an intelligent platform underpinned by customer-led innovation.
Google Cloud Next ‘19 – Avaya Holdings Corp. (AVYA), a global leader in solutions to enhance and simplify communications and collaboration, is furthering its integration with Google Cloud to fully leverage the AI and cloud capabilities of both companies, providing Avaya clients with new capabilities to enhance their customer experience and achieve desired business outcomes. Avaya is embedding Google Cloud’s machine learning technology within Avaya conversation services powering the contact center, enabling easy integration of digital AI capabilities for a consistent and intelligent customer experience.
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Santa Clara, California-based Avaya is working with an investment bank to run an auction after receiving inquiries from private equity and other firms, said the people, who asked not to be identified because they weren’t authorized to speak publicly. Potential bidders are understood to include private equity firms Apollo Global Management LLC, Permira Holdings and Searchlight Capital Partners, the people said. Representatives for Apollo and Searchlight declined to comment.
Bloomberg reported that Avaya was working with an investment bank to run an auction after receiving inquiries from private-equity firms and other groups. Potential bidders include private-equity firms Apollo Global Management, Permira Holdings and Searchlight Capital Partners, the people told Bloomberg. An Avaya spokesman told Bloomberg the company didn't comment on rumors or speculation.
Avaya Holdings Corp. (AVYA), a global leader in solutions to enhance and simplify communications and collaboration, today announced that the Avaya IX devices portfolio has been enhanced to serve additional UC software platforms, including SignalWire and Netsapiens, using the Open SIP standard. Avaya previously announced support for the Broadsoft platform using this standard, and support for these new platforms opens another group of businesses to the value, performance and intelligence of Avaya smart device technology. Avaya is also actively engaging new partners in the Open SIP market opportunity, and TeleDynamics is one new partner recently signed with Avaya.
Avaya Holdings Corp. (AVYA), a global leader in solutions to enhance and simplify communications and collaboration, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has given Avaya a 5-Star rating in its 2019 Partner Program Guide. This annual guide identifies the strongest and most successful partner programs in the channel today, offered by the top technology suppliers for IT products and services. The 5-Star rating recognizes an elite subset of companies that offer solution providers the best partnering elements in their channel programs.
As history is made in this month’s NCAA Men’s Final Four, the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) will be using a mobile command center powered by Avaya Holdings Corp. (AVYA) to ensure a seamless cloud communication experience off the court while hosting the thousands of coaches, staff, and volunteers attending its annual convention. During the convention, approximately 3,000 coaches will be in attendance for the nation’s premier professional development and networking event for basketball coaches at every level. The NABC needs a system to support the structure and management of the convention so that communications run smoothly and seamlessly during this five-day period.
Avaya today released its annual Corporate Responsibility Report, illustrating the company's key achievements in 2018 for making a positive difference in the world through its employees, technology, customers and supply chain. “We take great pride in our history – while our mission, vision and continued success are firmly rooted in looking towards the future,” said Jim Chirico, Avaya President and CEO. Continued progress in proactive efforts to mitigate climate change, including exceeding the goal to reduce Scope 1 and Scope 2 carbon emissions and achieve a cumulative 40% reduction from 2014 baselines.
Avaya Holdings Corp. (AVYA), a global leader in solutions to enhance and simplify communications and collaboration, today announced the availability of new self-service automation capabilities with simple, easy to navigate conversational interfaces integrated in its Avaya IX Contact Center solutions. This leap forward in customer experience is a result of Avaya’s ongoing integration of AI capabilities with Nuance Communications (NUAN), a leading provider of Conversational AI technology and an Avaya A.I.Connect partner.
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Avaya Holdings (NYSE:AVYA) started the week off with a bang as the telecommunications equipment business is currently in talks with a private equity firm over a potential buyout.Source: WikipediaThe Santa Clara, Calif.-based software vendor said it is considering an offer that values the business at more than $5 billion, with debt included, according to statements from people familiar with the matter on Sunday. The company's board of directors is pondering the offering, which values it at more than $20 per share, according to sources,, higher than the company's current stock price of about $17.38 per share.The figure is also considerably higher than Avaya stock's trading price at the end of Friday, when it was worth $13.21, which gave it a market capitalization of $1.5 billion. The company added that it had roughly $3.2 billion in debt as of the end of December.InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsThe offer comes only 15 months after Avaya found itself dealing with bankruptcy protection, coming out of it following a previous leveraged buyout in its $8.3 billion sale to private equity firms TPG Capital and Silver Lake in 2007. It is still unclear which private equity firm is making this offer for Avaya's business.The company has attracted attention regarding a buyout from various private equity firms in recent months.AVYA stock is soaring about 31.4% on Monday following buzz surrounding the business over the idea of a possible buyout. More From InvestorPlace * 7 Marijuana Stocks to Play the CBD Trend * 10 Stocks on the Rise Heading Into the Second Quarter * 7 Beaten-Up Stocks to Buy as They Reverse Course Compare Brokers The post Avaya Holdings News: AVYA Stock Soars on Buyout Buzz appeared first on InvestorPlace.
soared Monday following a report that said the telecommunications equipment and software vendor was considering a leveraged buyout offer from a private-equity firm that would value it at more than $5 billion, including debt. Reuters, citing people familiar with the matter, reported that Avaya's board was evaluating an offer from a private-equity firm that values it at more than $20 a share. Avaya shares were jumping 33.5% to $17.64.
Investing.com - Shares of telecom equipment company Avaya soared midday following a report that it is mulling a leveraged buyout offer.
The acquisition offer comes 15 months after Avaya emerged from bankruptcy protection, the legacy of a previous leveraged buyout, its $8.3 billion sale to private equity firms TPG Capital and Silver Lake in 2007. Avaya's board of directors is evaluating an offer from a private equity firm that values it at more than $20 per share, the sources said. Avaya shares ended trading on Friday at $13.21, giving it a market capitalization of $1.5 billion.
Enterprise Connect – Avaya Holdings Corp. (AVYA), a global leader in solutions to enhance and simplify communications and collaboration, has introduced its program to assist organizations considering cloud communications delivery models as part of their digital transformation. Avaya’s cloud transformation program makes it easier and removes uncertainty and risk from the transition. The program provides compelling incentives and the resources of its professional services team to help companies map the most effective and efficient path to implement Avaya OneCloud solutions for public, private or hybrid communications deployments.
Enterprise Connect 2019 – Avaya Holdings Corp. (AVYA), a global leader in solutions to enhance and simplify communications and collaboration, continues to see increased adoption of its cloud solutions across a wide range of industries including healthcare, hospitality, financial services, manufacturing, retail, pharmaceutical, education, government agencies, tourism & travel, energy, BPOs and more. Organizations of all kinds, including Datamark Inc., Marine Rescue Technologies and Olitel are choosing Avaya OneCloud solutions to deliver improved customer experiences. Avaya OneCloud solutions for Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) and Contact Center as a Service (CCaaS), provide enterprise organizations with a fast, convenient and automated path to the benefits of cloud communications.
Avaya Holdings Corp. (AVYA), a global leader in solutions to enhance and simplify communications and collaboration, today announced the appointment of Jacqueline E. Yeaney as an independent member to its Board of Directors. “Jackie Yeaney is a strong addition to our Board of Directors, and we are very pleased to welcome her,” said Bill Watkins, Chairman of the Board of Avaya.
Enterprise Connect – Avaya Holdings Corp. (AVYA), a global leader in solutions to enhance and simplify communications and collaboration, today announced further integration with Google Cloud Contact Center AI to provide better experiences for customers and a more efficient workforce, taking full advantage of the powerful artificial intelligence capabilities of both companies. Recognized as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Contact Center1, Avaya extends its leadership in leveraging AI to improve customer experience with more personalized, intelligent and insightful interactions. This includes embedding Google’s machine learning within Avaya conversation services powering the contact center, enabling easy integration of AI capabilities regardless of channel, promoting a consistent and intelligent experience for customers and delivering true omnichannel experiences with AI.
Avaya Holdings Corp. (AVYA) will showcase its comprehensive portfolio of solutions to enhance and simplify communications and collaboration, and feature its subject matter experts as key speakers at the 2019 Enterprise Connect Conference and Expo held at Gaylord Palms Convention Center in Orlando, FL from March 18-21. Avaya is a Platinum sponsor exhibiting at booth #1519 in Hall D of the expo floor, where attendees can see live demos of Avaya OneCloud solutions, Avaya IX Workplace and Contact Center innovations, enterprise mobility, AI, desktop experiences and breakthroughs in the customer journey, all designed to connect organizations to their customers, partners, and workforce with secure intelligent experiences that matter.