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Vista Energy (VIST) Competitors

$47.99
+1.12 (+2.39%)
(As of 07/12/2024 08:52 PM ET)

VIST vs. EQT, MRO, OVV, PR, APA, CHK, AR, HESM, RRC, and SWN

Should you be buying Vista Energy stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Vista Energy include EQT (EQT), Marathon Oil (MRO), Ovintiv (OVV), Permian Resources (PR), APA (APA), Chesapeake Energy (CHK), Antero Resources (AR), Hess Midstream (HESM), Range Resources (RRC), and Southwestern Energy (SWN). These companies are all part of the "crude petroleum & natural gas" industry.

Vista Energy vs.

EQT (NYSE:EQT) and Vista Energy (NYSE:VIST) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, community ranking, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk, media sentiment, earnings and dividends.

EQT currently has a consensus target price of $45.29, indicating a potential upside of 21.73%. Vista Energy has a consensus target price of $51.00, indicating a potential upside of 6.27%. Given Vista Energy's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe EQT is more favorable than Vista Energy.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
EQT
0 Sell rating(s)
8 Hold rating(s)
8 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.50
Vista Energy
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.33

EQT received 787 more outperform votes than Vista Energy when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 68.23% of users gave EQT an outperform vote while only 36.84% of users gave Vista Energy an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
EQTOutperform Votes
801
68.23%
Underperform Votes
373
31.77%
Vista EnergyOutperform Votes
14
36.84%
Underperform Votes
24
63.16%

EQT has a beta of 1.12, suggesting that its share price is 12% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Vista Energy has a beta of 1.91, suggesting that its share price is 91% more volatile than the S&P 500.

EQT has higher revenue and earnings than Vista Energy. Vista Energy is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than EQT, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
EQT$6.91B2.38$1.74B$1.3826.96
Vista Energy$1.17B3.95$396.95M$4.3211.11

90.8% of EQT shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 63.8% of Vista Energy shares are held by institutional investors. 0.6% of EQT shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

In the previous week, EQT had 8 more articles in the media than Vista Energy. MarketBeat recorded 10 mentions for EQT and 2 mentions for Vista Energy. Vista Energy's average media sentiment score of 0.71 beat EQT's score of -1.15 indicating that EQT is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
EQT
3 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Vista Energy
0 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Negative

Vista Energy has a net margin of 33.08% compared to Vista Energy's net margin of 10.96%. EQT's return on equity of 39.46% beat Vista Energy's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
EQT10.96% 4.57% 2.66%
Vista Energy 33.08%39.46%18.28%

Summary

EQT beats Vista Energy on 12 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding VIST and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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VIST vs. The Competition

MetricVista EnergyCrude petroleum & natural gas IndustryEnergy SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$4.61B$8.66B$8.42B$18.38B
Dividend YieldN/A17.70%11.75%3.50%
P/E Ratio11.1114.7710.4122.25
Price / Sales3.954.1968.1115.33
Price / Cash5.806.819.4520.16
Price / Book3.571.873.925.07
Net Income$396.95M$1.24B$968.95M$972.20M
7 Day Performance4.69%2.14%336.91%4.04%
1 Month Performance10.04%4.18%333.77%5.21%
1 Year Performance91.65%3.81%351.85%8.58%

Vista Energy Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
EQT
EQT
4.0684 of 5 stars
4.07 / 5 stars
$37.19
+1.5%
$45.24
+21.6%
-2.6%$16.42B$6.91B26.95881Analyst Forecast
Short Interest ↑
News Coverage
MRO
Marathon Oil
4.2875 of 5 stars
4.29 / 5 stars
$28.61
+1.6%
$32.86
+14.9%
+18.1%$15.88B$6.70B11.821,681Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
OVV
Ovintiv
4.8645 of 5 stars
4.86 / 5 stars
$48.15
+1.7%
$58.65
+21.8%
+26.1%$12.64B$10.88B6.721,743Analyst Forecast
Short Interest ↓
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
PR
Permian Resources
4.9275 of 5 stars
4.93 / 5 stars
$16.55
+2.2%
$20.57
+24.3%
+52.0%$12.47B$3.12B15.05461Analyst Forecast
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
APA
APA
4.8337 of 5 stars
4.83 / 5 stars
$29.79
+3.5%
$40.33
+35.4%
-18.2%$11.06B$8.19B3.332,271Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
CHK
Chesapeake Energy
3.4873 of 5 stars
3.49 / 5 stars
$83.48
+0.6%
$106.67
+27.8%
+2.9%$10.88B$5.81B11.251,000Short Interest ↑
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
AR
Antero Resources
3.5359 of 5 stars
3.54 / 5 stars
$32.48
+1.4%
$34.08
+4.9%
+44.1%$10.10B$4.68B162.40604Analyst Forecast
Short Interest ↑
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Positive News
HESM
Hess Midstream
1.8297 of 5 stars
1.83 / 5 stars
$37.64
+0.2%
$36.83
-2.1%
+25.8%$8.41B$1.35B17.03196
RRC
Range Resources
3.4882 of 5 stars
3.49 / 5 stars
$34.08
+1.8%
$37.15
+9.0%
+22.9%$8.27B$3.37B17.30548Analyst Forecast
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
SWN
Southwestern Energy
3.322 of 5 stars
3.32 / 5 stars
$6.95
+1.2%
$8.25
+18.8%
+16.9%$7.58B$6.52B-3.991,165

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This page (NYSE:VIST) was last updated on 7/15/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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