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

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$1.03 0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 06/24/2018 07:10 AM ET)
Previous Close$1.03
Today's Range$1.02 - $1.08
52-Week Range$0.65 - $1.50
Volume35,192 shs
Average Volume41,730 shs
Market Capitalization$34.36 million
P/E Ratio-2.86
Dividend YieldN/A
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

Industry Petroleum refining
SectorIndustrial Products


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


Trailing P/E Ratio-2.86
Forward P/E Ratio-3.96
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$145.50 million
Price / Sales0.24
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$0.87 per share
Price / Book1.18


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%


Outstanding Shares33,360,000

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

What price target have analysts set for VTNR?

1 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Vertex Energy's stock. Their predictions range from $1.00 to $1.00. On average, they expect Vertex Energy's stock price to reach $1.00 in the next twelve months. 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:
  • 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 trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Vertex Energy earned a news sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news stories about the industrial products company an impact score of 47.21 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are Vertex Energy's major shareholders?

Vertex Energy's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vertex One Asset Management Inc. (2.70%) and Prescott Group Capital Management L.L.C. (0.77%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Vertex Energy.

Which institutional investors are selling Vertex Energy stock?

VTNR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vertex One Asset Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vertex Energy.

Which institutional investors are buying Vertex Energy stock?

VTNR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prescott Group Capital Management L.L.C.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vertex Energy.

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 $1.03.

How big of a company is Vertex Energy?

Vertex Energy has a market capitalization of $34.36 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 (VTNR)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  156 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  146 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  302
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This page was last updated on 6/24/2018 by Staff

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