Vertex Energy Company Profile (NASDAQ:VTNR)

About Vertex Energy (NASDAQ:VTNR)

Vertex Energy logoVertex Energy, Inc. is an environmental services company that recycles industrial waste streams and off-specification commercial chemical products. The Company focuses on recycling used motor oil and other petroleum by-products. The Company's segments include the Black Oil, Refining and Marketing, and Recovery divisions. The Company's product categories include Used Motor Oil, Fuel Oil, pyrolysis gasoline (Pygas), Gasoline Blendstock and Base Oil. The Black Oil division is engaged in operations across the used motor oil recycling value chain, including collection, aggregation, transportation, storage, refinement and sales of aggregated feedstock and re-refined products to end users. The Refining and Marketing division is engaged in the aggregation of feedstock, re-refining it into end products, and selling these products to customers. The Recovery division is a provider of generator solutions for the recovery and management of hydrocarbon streams.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Waste Management, Disposal & Recycling Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:VTNR
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.vertexenergy.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $26.78 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 32,655,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $0.76
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $0.95
  • 52 Week Range: $0.65 - $1.80
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -3.90
  • P/E Growth: -0.12
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $131.2 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.20
  • Book Value: $1.00 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.82
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: $447,203.00
  • Net Margins: -6.49%
  • Return on Equity: -23.10%
  • Return on Assets: -10.13%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.40%
  • Current Ratio: 1.40%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.02%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 67,148 shs.
  • Beta: 0.81
  • Short Ratio: 52.26
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Vertex Energy (NASDAQ:VTNR)

What is Vertex Energy's stock symbol?

Vertex Energy trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VTNR."

How were Vertex Energy's earnings last quarter?

Vertex Energy, Inc (NASDAQ:VTNR) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August, 8th. The company reported ($0.08) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.04) by $0.04. The company had revenue of $36.91 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $32 million. Vertex Energy had a negative return on equity of 23.10% and a negative net margin of 6.49%. View Vertex Energy's Earnings History.

Where is Vertex Energy's stock going? Where will Vertex Energy's stock price be in 2017?

1 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Vertex Energy's shares. Their predictions range from $1.00 to $1.00. On average, they expect Vertex Energy's share price to reach $1.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Vertex Energy.

Who are some of Vertex Energy's key competitors?

Who are Vertex Energy's key executives?

Vertex Energy's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Benjamin Paul Cowart, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Chris Carlson, Chief Financial Officer, Secretary
  • John Noel Strickland, Chief Operating Officer
  • James P. Gregory, Director
  • Christopher Stratton CPA, Director
  • Dan Kent Borgen, Independent Director
  • Timothy C. Harvey, Independent Director
  • David L. Phillips, Independent Director

How do I buy Vertex Energy stock?

Shares of Vertex Energy can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Vertex Energy's stock price today?

One share of Vertex Energy stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.82.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Vertex Energy (NASDAQ VTNR)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  112 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  98 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  210
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vertex Energy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Vertex Energy (NASDAQ:VTNR) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $1.00 (21.95% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Vertex Energy (NASDAQ:VTNR)
Price Target History for Vertex Energy (NASDAQ:VTNR)
Analysts' Ratings History for Vertex Energy (NASDAQ:VTNR)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/23/2017Roth CapitalSet Price TargetHold$1.00HighView Rating Details
5/20/2016Craig HallumUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
5/18/2016Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy$4.00 -> $2.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/18/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Vertex Energy (NASDAQ:VTNR)
Earnings by Quarter for Vertex Energy (NASDAQ:VTNR)
Earnings History by Quarter for Vertex Energy (NASDAQ VTNR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/8/2017Q2 2017($0.04)($0.08)$32.00 million$36.91 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/10/2017Q1 2017($0.05)($0.12)$30.03 million$34.77 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2016Q316($0.08)($0.03)$26.13 million$28.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/11/2016Q216($0.20)($0.21)$18.70 million$24.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/12/2016Q116($0.23)($0.07)$17.90 million$14.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/29/2016Q415($0.18)$0.03$31.10 million$20.88 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/9/2015Q3($0.06)($0.11)$52.13 million$39.26 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/10/2015Q215($0.18)($0.02)$43.58 million$49.12 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/18/2015Q115($0.18)($0.60)$53.55 million$37.68 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/1/2015Q414($0.09)($0.44)$76.70 million$62.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/13/2014Q314$0.08($0.08)$77.87 million$76.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/14/2014Q214$0.07$0.28$76.16 million$72.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/13/2014Q1 14$0.03$0.04$42.48 million$47.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/25/2014$0.05$0.11ViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q313$0.08$0.12$30.67 million$46.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/20131Q13$0.07$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2013Q1 2013$0.05ViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Vertex Energy (NASDAQ:VTNR)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.01
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172($0.10)($0.02)($0.06)
Q2 20172($0.01)$0.01$0.00
Q3 20172($0.02)$0.10$0.04
Q4 20172($0.02)$0.07$0.03
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Vertex Energy (NASDAQ:VTNR)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Vertex Energy (NASDAQ:VTNR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 31.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 16.80%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Vertex Energy (NASDAQ:VTNR)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vertex Energy (NASDAQ:VTNR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Vertex Energy (NASDAQ:VTNR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/5/2014Timothy C HarveyDirectorBuy10,000$8.54$85,400.00View SEC Filing  
4/24/2014Matthew LiebCOOSell3,369$7.50$25,267.50View SEC Filing  
4/23/2014Matthew LiebCOOSell13,720$7.52$103,174.40View SEC Filing  
4/22/2014Matthew LiebCOOSell35,000$7.79$272,650.00View SEC Filing  
4/21/2014Matthew LiebCOOSell15,000$7.46$111,900.00View SEC Filing  
4/16/2014Matthew LiebCOOSell18,053$7.35$132,689.55View SEC Filing  
4/14/2014Matthew LiebCOOSell54,259$7.51$407,485.09View SEC Filing  
10/11/2013David L PhillipsDirectorSell3,048$3.07$9,357.36View SEC Filing  
10/10/2013David L PhillipsDirectorSell6,103$3.07$18,736.21View SEC Filing  
10/7/2013David L PhillipsDirectorSell17,335$3.07$53,218.45View SEC Filing  
10/2/2013David L PhillipsDirectorSell30,517$3.09$94,297.53View SEC Filing  
9/17/2013David L PhillipsDirectorSell24,294$3.19$77,497.86View SEC Filing  
6/10/2013Timothy C HarveyDirectorBuy4,087$2.81$11,484.47View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Timothy C HarveyDirectorBuy1,713$2.85$4,882.05View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Vertex Energy (NASDAQ:VTNR)
Latest Headlines for Vertex Energy (NASDAQ:VTNR)
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DateHeadline
globenewswire.com logoVertex Energy, Inc. to Release Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results on November 7, 2017 - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - October 12 at 9:59 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoVertex Energy, Inc. to Release Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results on November 7, 2017
feeds.benzinga.com - October 11 at 7:45 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Vertex Energy, Inc. : October 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 2:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoVertex Energy, Inc. :VTNR-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : September 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 23 at 10:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Vertex Energy, Inc. : September 22, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 23 at 10:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Vertex Energy Inc (VTNR) Could Be A Buy
finance.yahoo.com - September 23 at 10:51 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Anticipate Vertex Energy, Inc (VTNR) to Announce -$0.06 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 10:32 PM
globenewswire.com logoVertex Energy, Inc. Provides Updates on the Impact of Tropical Storm Harvey on Its Business Operations - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - September 6 at 10:02 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVertex Energy, Inc. Provides Updates on the Impact of Tropical Storm Harvey on Its Business Operations
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 10:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHeritage-Crystal Clean (HCCI) vs. Vertex Energy (VTNR) Head to Head Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 5 at 12:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing Vertex Energy (VTNR) & Waste Connections (WCN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 2:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$33.07 Million in Sales Expected for Vertex Energy, Inc (VTNR) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 28 at 5:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoth Capital Analysts Give Vertex Energy, Inc (VTNR) a $1.00 Price Target
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 23 at 6:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Vertex Energy, Inc. : August 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 9:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVertex Energy, Inc (VTNR) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $33.30 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 10 at 5:16 PM
globenewswire.com logoVertex Energy, Inc. Announces Second Quarter and Year-to-Date 2017 Financial Results - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - August 10 at 9:35 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVertex Energy, Inc (VTNR) Releases Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.04 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 9 at 2:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoVertex Energy reports 2Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 8:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of VTNR earnings conference call or presentation 8-Aug-17 1:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 8:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVertex Energy, Inc. Announces Second Quarter and Year-to-Date 2017 Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 8:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVertex Energy, Inc (VTNR) Expected to Announce Earnings of -$0.04 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 7:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Analysis: Vertex Energy (NASDAQ:VTNR) & Sharps Compliance Corp (SMED)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 7 at 8:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAdvanced Disposal Services (ADSW) & Vertex Energy (NASDAQ:VTNR) Critical Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 6 at 7:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Contrast: Vertex Energy (NASDAQ:VTNR) vs. Sharps Compliance Corp (SMED)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 6:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$32.03 Million in Sales Expected for Vertex Energy, Inc (VTNR) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 20 at 12:41 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVertex Energy (NASDAQ:VTNR) vs. Marathon Patent Group (MARA) Critical Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 19 at 12:14 AM
bizjournals.com logoHouston refiner CEO: 'We're slowly moving back forward'
www.bizjournals.com - July 1 at 8:53 AM
seekingalpha.com logoVertex Energy's (VTNR) CEO Ben Cowart on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - May 11 at 3:19 AM
marketbeat.com logoVertex Energy reports 1Q loss
marketbeat.com - May 10 at 7:49 AM
zacks.com logoNew Strong Sell Stocks for March 21st
www.zacks.com - March 21 at 9:36 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoVERTEX ENERGY INC. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 14 at 8:37 AM
seekingalpha.com logoVertex Energy's (VTNR) CEO, Benjamin Cowart on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - March 9 at 4:30 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logo18 Biggest Mid-Day Losers For Wednesday
feeds.benzinga.com - March 8 at 2:22 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Vertex Energy Inc Earnings Release - Time Not Supplied
biz.yahoo.com - March 8 at 8:44 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoVERTEX ENERGY INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibi
biz.yahoo.com - March 8 at 8:44 AM
businesswire.com logoVertex Energy, Inc. to Release Fourth Quarter and Year 2016 Financial Results on March 8, 2017 - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - March 5 at 8:12 AM
zacks.com logoTetra Tech (TTEK) Secures $25 Million Contract from USAID
www.zacks.com - March 1 at 8:55 AM
nasdaq.com logoCalgon Carbon (CCC) Q4 Earnings, Revenues Miss Estimates - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - February 27 at 5:24 PM
businesswire.com logoVertex Energy, Inc. Announces Entry into $30 Million Credit Facility - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - February 10 at 6:32 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoVERTEX ENERGY INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure
biz.yahoo.com - February 9 at 6:38 AM
seekingalpha.com logoVertex Energy: Re-Refining Its Share Price - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - January 11 at 8:36 PM

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