Avista Corporation (Avista Corp.) is an energy company engaged in the generation, transmission and distribution of energy, as well as other energy-related businesses. The Company operates in two business segments: Avista Utilities and Ecova, Inc. (Ecova). Avista Utilities is an operating division of Avista Corp. that comprises of its regulated utility operations. Avista Utilities generates, transmits and distributes electricity and distributes natural gas. The utility also engages in wholesale purchases and sales of electricity and natural gas. Ecova is an indirect subsidiary of Avista Corp. (79% owned as of December 31, 2012) provides expense management services for utility and telecom needs, as well as strategic energy management and efficiency services that include procurement, conservation, performance reporting, financial planning, facility optimization and continuous monitoring, and energy efficiency program management for commercial enterprises and utilities.
San Mateo, US
Size (employees)
1,982 (est)+6%
Avista is headquartered in San Mateo, US

Key People at Avista

Michael Hanley

Michael Hanley

Anil Valbh

Anil Valbh

John Hairston

John Hairston

Chief Compliance Officer

Avista Office Locations

Avista has offices in San Mateo, Spokane, Medford and Spokane Valley

Avista Data and Metrics

Avista Financial Metrics

Avista's revenue was reported to be $1.4 b in FY, 2016 which is a 3% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

1.4 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

137.3 m

EBIT (FY, 2016)

289.8 m

Market capitalization (28-Jun-2017)

2.8 b

Closing share price (28-Jun-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

8.5 m
Avista's current market capitalization is $2.8 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


1.6 b1.5 b1.5 b1.4 b

Revenue growth, %


Operating expense total

1.2 b1.2 b


244.4 m252.6 m253.2 m289.8 m

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

80 m86.5 m

Pre tax profit

185.6 m215.4 m

Income tax expense

67.4 m78.1 m

Net Income

112.3 m192.3 m123.3 m137.3 m
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


82.6 m22.1 m10.5 m8.5 m

Current Assets

549.7 m395.3 m306 m351.3 m


76.3 m58 m57.7 m57.7 m

Total Assets

4.4 b4.7 b4.9 b5.3 b

Accounts Payable

182.1 m113 m114.3 m115.5 m

Total Debt

1.4 b1.6 b

Current Liabilities

625.3 m385.3 m474.7 m407.5 m

Retained Earnings

407.1 m491.6 m530.9 m581 m

Total Equity

1.3 b1.5 b1.5 b1.6 b

Debt to Equity Ratio

1.1 x1.1 x

Debt to Assets Ratio

0.3 x0.3 x

Financial Leverage

3.3 x3.2 x3.2 x3.2 x
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

112.3 m192.3 m123.3 m137.3 m

Depreciation and Amortization

133.2 m138.3 m143.5 m160.5 m

Accounts Payable

(8.4 m)(12.6 m)(8.1 m)5.2 m

Cash From Operating Activities

242.6 m267.3 m375.6 m358.3 m

Cash From Investing Activities

(312.2 m)(103.7 m)(387.8 m)(432.5 m)

Dividends Paid

(73.3 m)(78.3 m)(82.4 m)(87.2 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

76.8 m(224 m)528 k72.2 m

Interest Paid

75.4 m73.5 m79.7 m86.3 m

Income Taxes Paid

44.8 m45.4 m
USDY, 2016


769.7 k

Financial Leverage

3.2 x

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