NASDAQ:VTNR - Vertex Energy Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$0.96 -0.01 (-1.03 %)
(As of 07/20/2018 03:54 PM ET)
Previous Close$0.96
Today's Range$0.95 - $0.96
52-Week Range$0.65 - $1.50
Volume805 shs
Average Volume36,523 shs
Market Capitalization$33.35 million
P/E Ratio-2.67
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.86
Vertex Energy logoVertex Energy, Inc., an environmental services company, provides a range of services designed to aggregate, process, and recycle industrial and commercial waste systems in 15 states, primarily in the Gulf Coast, Midwest, and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. The company operates in three divisions: Black Oil, Refining and Marketing, and Recovery. The Black Oil division collects and purchases used motor oil directly from third-party generators; aggregates used motor oil from a network of local and regional collectors; and sells used motor oil to customers for use as a feedstock or replacement fuel for industrial burners. This division also produces and sells a vacuum gas oil product to refineries and marine fuels market; and base oil product to lubricant packagers and distributors. The Refining and Marketing division gathers hydrocarbon streams in the form of petroleum distillates, transmix, and other chemical products that are purchased from pipeline operators, refineries, chemical processing facilities, and third-party providers; and sells end products, such as gasoline blendstock, pygas, and fuel oil cutter stock to oil companies or to petroleum trading and blending companies. The Recovery division generates solutions for the recovery and management of hydrocarbon streams; and provides dismantling, demolition, decommission, and marine salvage services, as well as owns and operates a fleet of trucks and other vehicles used for shipping and handling equipment and scrap materials. Vertex Energy, Inc. is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Petroleum refining
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorIndustrial Products
SymbolNASDAQ:VTNR
CUSIPN/A
Phone866-660-8156

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.57
Current Ratio1.25
Quick Ratio0.79

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-2.67
Forward P/E Ratio-3.69
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$145.50 million
Price / Sales0.22
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$0.87 per share
Price / Book1.10

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.36)
Net Income$-8,430,000.00
Net Margins-4.93%
Return on Equity-22.70%
Return on Assets-7.92%

Miscellaneous

Employees215
Outstanding Shares33,360,000
Market Cap$33.35

Vertex Energy (NASDAQ:VTNR) Frequently Asked Questions

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) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, May, 15th. The industrial products company reported ($0.10) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.05) by $0.05. The industrial products company had revenue of $41.37 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $38.20 million. Vertex Energy had a negative return on equity of 22.70% and a negative net margin of 4.93%. View Vertex Energy's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for VTNR?

1 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Vertex Energy's stock. Their forecasts range from $1.00 to $1.00. On average, they anticipate Vertex Energy's share price to reach $1.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Vertex Energy.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Vertex Energy?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vertex Energy in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

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:
  • Mr. Benjamin P. Cowart, Founder, Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres (Age 49)
  • Mr. Christopher Carlson, Chief Financial Officer and Sec. (Age 45)
  • Mr. John Noel Strickland, Chief Operating Officer (Age 64)
  • Mr. David Peel, Corp. Advisor (Age 68)
  • Mr. Matthew Lieb, VP of Specialty Projects (Age 46)

Has Vertex Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about VTNR stock has been trending somewhat positive on Friday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Vertex Energy earned a coverage optimism score of 0.10 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the industrial products company an impact score of 45.62 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

How do I buy shares of Vertex Energy?

Shares of VTNR can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Vertex Energy's stock price today?

One share of VTNR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.96.

How big of a company is Vertex Energy?

Vertex Energy has a market capitalization of $33.35 million and generates $145.50 million in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $-8,430,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.36) on an earnings per share basis. Vertex Energy employs 215 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Vertex Energy?

Vertex Energy's mailing address is 1331 GEMINI STREET SUITE 250, HOUSTON TX, 77058. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 866-660-8156.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Vertex Energy (NASDAQ VTNR)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  162 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  153 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  315
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vertex Energy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VTNR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VTNR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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