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Verso Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.09 (-0.71 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 08:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $12.54
50-Day Range
MA: $12.00
52-Week Range
Now: $12.54
Volume4,004 shs
Average Volume189,420 shs
Market Capitalization$422.89 million
P/E Ratio2.31
Dividend Yield3.19%
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. 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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Overall MarketRank

2.56 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

4th out of 55 stocks

Paper Mills Industry

1st out of 4 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.8Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Paper mills



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.44 billion
Cash Flow$8.09 per share
Book Value$29.19 per share


Net Income$96 million


Market Cap$422.89 million
Next Earnings Date2/25/2021 (Estimated)
-0.09 (-0.71 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 08:00 PM ET)
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Verso (NYSE:VRS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Verso's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Verso's stock was trading at $13.24 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, VRS stock has decreased by 5.3% and is now trading at $12.54.
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Is Verso a buy right now?

2 Wall Street equities research 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. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "strong buy" Verso stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Verso?

Wall Street analysts have given Verso a "Strong Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Verso wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Verso's next earnings date?

Verso is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 25th 2021.
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How were Verso's earnings last quarter?

Verso Co. (NYSE:VRS) announced its earnings results on Monday, November, 9th. The basic materials company reported ($0.15) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.10) by $0.05. The basic materials company had revenue of $306 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $300.88 million. Verso had a return on equity of 0.45% and a net margin of 9.89%.
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How often does Verso pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Verso?

Verso declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, November 9th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.10 per share on Tuesday, December 29th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.19%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 17th.
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Is Verso a good dividend stock?

Verso pays an annual dividend of $0.40 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.19%.
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What price target have analysts set for VRS?

2 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Verso's stock. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $26.50. On average, they expect Verso's share price to reach $24.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 97.4% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Verso?

Verso saw a drop in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 800,500 shares, a drop of 16.0% from the December 15th total of 952,500 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 369,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.2 days. Currently, 2.8% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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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 Micron Technology (MU), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), (CGC), Ford Motor (F), Intel (INTC), NeoPhotonics (NPTN), Viper Energy Partners (VNOM), NVIDIA (NVDA), Pieris Pharmaceuticals (PIRS) and QUALCOMM (QCOM).

Who are Verso's key executives?

Verso's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Randy J. Nebel, Interim Pres, CEO & Director (Age 63, Pay $16.96k)
  • Mr. Allen James Campbell, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 62, Pay $856.96k)
  • Clint Landman, VP and Chief Accounting Officer
  • Ms. St. John Daugherty, VP of Legal & Corp. Affairs and Sec.
  • Mr. Terrence M. Dyer, Sr. VP of HR & Communications (Age 53)
  • Mr. Aaron D. Haas, Sr. VP of Sales & Marketing (Age 48)
  • Mr. Matthew M. Archambeau, Sr. VP of Manufacturing & Energy (Age 48)
  • Mr. Timothy D. Nusbaum, Treasurer
  • Mr. Craig J. Liska, VP of Sustainability (Age 63)

What is Verso's stock symbol?

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

Who are Verso's major shareholders?

Verso's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.46%) and Sowell Financial Services LLC (0.10%). Company insiders that own Verso stock include Allen James Campbell, Jeffrey E Kirt, John Adam St and Randy J Nebel.
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Which institutional investors are selling Verso stock?

VRS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sowell Financial Services LLC.
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Which institutional investors are buying Verso stock?

VRS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wedge Capital Management L L P NC. Company insiders that have bought Verso stock in the last two years include Allen James Campbell, Jeffrey E Kirt, and Randy J Nebel.
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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 WeBull, 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 $12.54.

How big of a company is Verso?

Verso has a market capitalization of $422.89 million and generates $2.44 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $96 million in net income (profit) each year or ($0.19) on an earnings per share basis. Verso employs 3,700 workers across the globe.

What is Verso's official website?

The official website for Verso is 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]

This page was last updated on 1/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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