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NYSE:VRS - Verso Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.28 (+1.53 %)
(As of 12/13/2019 08:22 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $18.63
50-Day Range
MA: $16.93
52-Week Range
Now: $18.63
Volume415,824 shs
Average Volume325,130 shs
Market Capitalization$646.46 million
P/E Ratio5.04
Dividend YieldN/A
Verso 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, packaging, inkjet and digital, supercalendered, and uncoated freesheet papers; and bleached and unbleached market kraft pulp to manufacture printing, writing, and tissue products. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Paper mills
SectorBasic Materials



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.68 billion
Cash Flow$7.64 per share
Book Value$26.27 per share


Net Income$171 million


Market Cap$646.46 million
Next Earnings Date3/6/2020 (Estimated)

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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 earnings results on Tuesday, November, 12th. The basic materials company reported $0.85 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.17) by $1.02. The basic materials company earned $616 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $629.70 million. Verso had a return on equity of 15.45% and a net margin of 1.57%. View Verso's Earnings History.

When is Verso's next earnings date?

Verso is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, March 6th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Verso.

What price target have analysts set for VRS?

1 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for Verso's shares. Their forecasts range from $24.00 to $24.00. On average, they anticipate Verso's share price to reach $24.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 28.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Verso.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Verso?

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

Has Verso been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about VRS stock have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Verso earned a daily sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the basic materials company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Verso.

Are investors shorting Verso?

Verso saw a decrease in short interest in the month of November. As of November 29th, there was short interest totalling 1,990,000 shares, a decrease of 8.7% from the November 14th total of 2,180,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 312,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 6.4 days. Currently, 6.4% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Verso's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Verso's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Verso own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Verso investors own include Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Ford Motor (F), Canopy Growth (CGC), Cypress Semiconductor (CY), NVIDIA (NVDA), PCM (PCMI), Pieris Pharmaceuticals (PIRS) and Viper Energy Partners (VNOM).

Who are Verso's key executives?

Verso's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Allen James Campbell, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 61)
  • Mr. Kenneth D. Sawyer, Sr. VP of HR & Communications (Age 63)
  • Mr. Adam St. John, Sr. VP of Manufacturing (Age 55)
  • Mr. Michael A. Weinhold, Pres of Graphic & Specialty Papers (Age 54)
  • Mr. Leslie T. Lederer, Interim Chief Exec. Officer (Age 70)

Who are Verso's major shareholders?

Verso's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (2.07%), Skylands Capital LLC (2.07%), Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (1.56%), Donald Smith & CO. Inc. (1.50%), Moab Capital Partners LLC (1.28%) and Man Group plc (0.43%). Company insiders that own Verso stock include Allen James Campbell and Mudrick Capital Management, L. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Verso.

Which major investors are selling Verso stock?

VRS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Man Group plc, State Street Corp, California Public Employees Retirement System, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Systematic Financial Management LP, Barclays PLC and Voya Investment Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Verso.

Which major investors are buying Verso stock?

VRS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Moab Capital Partners LLC, Donald Smith & CO. Inc., Skylands Capital LLC, Clear Harbor Asset Management LLC, Lingohr & Partner Asset Management GmbH, Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, Strs Ohio and Rhumbline Advisers. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Verso's stock price today?

One share of VRS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.63.

How big of a company is Verso?

Verso has a market capitalization of $646.46 million and generates $2.68 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $171 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.70 on an earnings per share basis. Verso employs 4,400 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Verso.

What is Verso's official website?

The official website for Verso is http://www.versoco.com/.

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:  195 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  212 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  407
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 12/13/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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