NYSE:VRS - Verso Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$28.04 +0.44 (+1.59 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$27.60
Today's Range$27.40 - $28.20
52-Week Range$3.82 - $28.20
Volume378,400 shs
Average Volume402,668 shs
Market Capitalization$903.04 million
P/E Ratio-37.04
Dividend YieldN/A
Verso logoVerso Corporation produces and sells coated papers in North America. It operates through two segments, Paper and Pulp. The company offers coated freesheet and coated groundwood, specialty, inkjet and digital, supercalendered, and uncoated freesheet papers; and northern bleached hardwood Kraft pulp to manufacture printing, writing, and specialty paper grades, as well as to manufacture tissue products. Its paper products are used primarily in media and marketing applications, including catalogs, magazines, and commercial printing applications, such as high-end advertising brochures, annual reports, and direct-mail advertising; and specialty applications comprising flexible packaging, and label and converting. The company was formerly known as Verso Paper Corp. and changed its name to Verso Corporation in January 2015. Verso Corporation was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Miamisburg, Ohio.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Paper mills
SectorBasic Materials


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.19
Current Ratio1.78
Quick Ratio0.69


Trailing P/E Ratio-37.04
Forward P/E Ratio13.95
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.46 billion
Price / Sales0.39
Cash Flow$3.0478 per share
Price / Cash9.20
Book Value$22.39 per share
Price / Book1.25


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.75)
Net Income$-30,000,000.00
Net Margins1.53%
Return on Equity8.36%
Return on Assets2.93%


Outstanding Shares34,550,000
Market Cap$903.04 million

Verso (NYSE:VRS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Verso's stock symbol?

Verso trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "VRS."

How were Verso's earnings last quarter?

Verso Corp (NYSE:VRS) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 7th. The basic materials company reported $0.03 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.02 by $0.01. The basic materials company earned $644 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $632.42 million. Verso had a net margin of 1.53% and a return on equity of 8.36%. View Verso's Earnings History.

When is Verso's next earnings date?

Verso is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November, 13th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Verso.

What price target have analysts set for VRS?

2 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Verso's stock. Their predictions range from $29.00 to $40.00. On average, they anticipate Verso's share price to reach $34.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 23.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Verso.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Verso?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Verso in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Strong Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Verso.

Who are some of Verso's key competitors?

Who are Verso's key executives?

Verso's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. B. Christopher DiSantis, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 46)
  • Mr. Allen James Campbell, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 60)
  • Mr. Michael A. Weinhold, Pres of Graphic Papers (Age 53)
  • Mr. Kenneth D. Sawyer, Sr. VP of HR & Communications (Age 62)
  • Mr. Adam St. John, Sr. VP of Manufacturing (Age 54)

Has Verso been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about VRS stock have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Verso earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern's scale. They also gave news stories about the basic materials company an impact score of 48.16 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for Verso.

Who are Verso's major shareholders?

Verso's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.92%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.83%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (3.79%), Donald Smith & CO. Inc. (3.51%), Millennium Management LLC (2.94%) and Skylands Capital LLC (1.29%). Company insiders that own Verso stock include Allen James Campbell, Mudrick Capital Management, L and Robert M Amen. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Verso.

Which institutional investors are selling Verso stock?

VRS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Donald Smith & CO. Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., California Public Employees Retirement System, Wittenberg Investment Management Inc., Shenkman Capital Management Inc., Skylands Capital LLC and ClariVest Asset Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Verso.

Which institutional investors are buying Verso stock?

VRS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Acadian Asset Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, BlackRock Inc., Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., Systematic Financial Management LP, Swiss National Bank, Mackay Shields LLC and Bailard Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Verso.

How do I buy shares of Verso?

Shares of VRS 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 Verso's stock price today?

One share of VRS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $28.04.

How big of a company is Verso?

Verso has a market capitalization of $903.04 million and generates $2.46 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $-30,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.75) on an earnings per share basis. Verso employs 4,200 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Verso?

Verso's mailing address is 8540 GANDER CREEK DRIVE, MIAMISBURG OH, 45342. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 877-855-7243 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Verso (NYSE VRS)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  136 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  148 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  284
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Verso and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VRS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VRS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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