Vivint Solar Company Profile (NYSE:VSLR)

About Vivint Solar (NYSE:VSLR)

Vivint Solar logoVivint Solar, Inc. offers distributed solar energy, electricity generated by a solar energy system installed at or near customers' locations, to residential customers. Through investment funds, the Company owns solar energy systems it installs and provides solar electricity pursuant to long-term contracts with its customers. The Company also sells solar energy systems outright to customers. The Company deploys its direct-to-home sales force to provide in-person professional consultations to prospective customers to evaluate the feasibility of installing a solar energy system at their residence. The Company's systems use communication gateways and monitoring services to collect performance data. The Company operates in Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, Hawaii, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas and Utah. The Company purchases solar panels directly from multiple manufacturers.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Renewable Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:VSLR
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.vivintsolar.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $383.46 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 114,465,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $4.74
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $3.97
  • 52 Week Range: $2.50 - $6.09
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 8.09
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -2.77
  • P/E Growth: 0.01
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $209.14 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.83
  • Book Value: $5.09 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.66
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: ($60,840,000.00)
  • Net Margins: 26.35%
  • Return on Equity: -26.46%
  • Return on Assets: -8.14%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.26%
  • Current Ratio: 1.32%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.20%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 626,020 shs.
  • Beta: -0.23
  • Short Ratio: 6.84
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Vivint Solar (NYSE:VSLR)

What is Vivint Solar's stock symbol?

Vivint Solar trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "VSLR."

How were Vivint Solar's earnings last quarter?

Vivint Solar, Inc. (NYSE:VSLR) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August, 8th. The company reported ($0.33) EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.40) by $0.07. The business earned $73 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $65.41 million. Vivint Solar had a net margin of 26.35% and a negative return on equity of 26.46%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 109.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.12 earnings per share. View Vivint Solar's Earnings History.

When will Vivint Solar make its next earnings announcement?

Vivint Solar is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November, 6th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Vivint Solar.

Where is Vivint Solar's stock going? Where will Vivint Solar's stock price be in 2017?

5 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Vivint Solar's stock. Their forecasts range from $2.00 to $6.00. On average, they expect Vivint Solar's share price to reach $4.50 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Vivint Solar.

Who are some of Vivint Solar's key competitors?

Who are Vivint Solar's key executives?

Vivint Solar's management team includes the folowing people:

  • David Bywater, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Dana C. Russell, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Mark Trout, Chief Information Officer
  • L. Chance Allred, Chief Sales Officer
  • Bryan Christiansen, Chief Operations Officer
  • Paul S. Dickson, Chief Revenue Officer
  • Dwain A. Kinghorn, Chief Strategy and Innovations Officer
  • Thomas G. Plagemann, Chief Commercial Officer
  • Shawn J. Lindquist J.D., Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, Secretary
  • Peter F. Wallace, Chairman of the Board

Who owns Vivint Solar stock?

Vivint Solar's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (8.75%), Quentec Asset Management LLC (2.78%), Vanguard Group Inc. (1.58%), GCA Investment Management LLC (0.70%), Ardsley Advisory Partners (0.34%) and State Street Corp (0.32%). Company insiders that own Vivint Solar stock include Bryan Christiansen, Dana C Russell, David Bywater, David F D'alessandro, L Chance Allred, Paul S Dickson and Thomas G Plagemann. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Vivint Solar.

Who sold Vivint Solar stock? Who is selling Vivint Solar stock?

Vivint Solar's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ardsley Advisory Partners, Northern Trust Corp, Quentec Asset Management LLC, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, California State Teachers Retirement System and New York State Common Retirement Fund. Company insiders that have sold Vivint Solar stock in the last year include Bryan Christiansen, Dana C Russell, David Bywater, David F D'alessandro, L Chance Allred, Paul S Dickson and Thomas G Plagemann. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vivint Solar.

Who bought Vivint Solar stock? Who is buying Vivint Solar stock?

Vivint Solar's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including GCA Investment Management LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Virtu KCG Holdings LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., State Street Corp and First Trust Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vivint Solar.

How do I buy Vivint Solar stock?

Shares of Vivint Solar can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Vivint Solar's stock price today?

One share of Vivint Solar stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.35.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Vivint Solar (NYSE VSLR)
Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  102 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  166 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  268
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vivint Solar and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Vivint Solar (NYSE:VSLR) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 3 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $4.50 (34.33% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Vivint Solar (NYSE:VSLR)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/9/2017Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> Hold$6.00 -> $6.00HighView Rating Details
6/20/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$3.50 -> $6.00HighView Rating Details
5/8/2017Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetHold$4.00MediumView Rating Details
3/18/2017JMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldLowView Rating Details
11/9/2016Bank of America CorporationSet Price TargetSell$2.00N/AView Rating Details
8/9/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.UpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$7.00N/AView Rating Details
5/5/2016Avondale PartnersReiterated RatingMarket Perform$8.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/26/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Vivint Solar (NYSE:VSLR)
Earnings by Quarter for Vivint Solar (NYSE:VSLR)
Earnings History by Quarter for Vivint Solar (NYSE VSLR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/6/2017($0.29)N/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2017Q2 2017($0.40)($0.33)$65.41 million$73.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2017Q1 2017($0.48)($0.50)$47.09 million$53.11 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/16/2017Q4 2016($0.45)($0.41)$41.71 million$41.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2016Q316($0.46)($0.36)$43.48 million$41.26 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/8/2016Q216($0.58)($0.49)$24.98 million$34.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2016Q1($0.61)($0.65)$17.60 million$17.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/14/2016Q4 15($0.71)($0.50)$19.26 million$16.03 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/17/2015Q315($0.97)($0.47)$19.20 million$22.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/16/2015Q3($0.57)($0.47)$21.78 million$22.47 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/11/2015Q2($0.61)($0.85)$15.20 million$16.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/12/2015Q115($0.38)($0.57)$8.10 million$9.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/4/2015Q414($0.37)($0.36)$6.01 million$6.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/10/2014Q314($0.27)($0.66)$7.49 million$8.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Vivint Solar (NYSE:VSLR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-1.48 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-1.21 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Vivint Solar (NYSE:VSLR)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Vivint Solar (NYSE:VSLR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 95.14%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Vivint Solar (NYSE:VSLR)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vivint Solar (NYSE:VSLR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Vivint Solar (NYSE:VSLR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/17/2017Dana C RussellCFOSell62,500$5.26$328,750.00View SEC Filing  
7/17/2017David BywaterCEOSell35,000$5.25$183,750.00View SEC Filing  
7/17/2017L. Chance AllredInsiderSell60,764$5.18$314,757.52View SEC Filing  
7/17/2017Paul S DicksonCROSell130,000$5.25$682,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/17/2017Thomas G PlagemannEVPSell6,550$5.45$35,697.50View SEC Filing  
7/13/2017Bryan ChristiansenCOOSell51,914$5.45$282,931.30View SEC Filing  
7/6/2017Bryan ChristiansenCOOSell27,033$5.50$148,681.50View SEC Filing  
6/21/2017David F D'alessandroDirectorSell18,000$4.77$85,860.00View SEC Filing  
5/26/2017Paul S. DicksonCROSell36,400$3.06$111,384.00View SEC Filing  
5/26/2017Thomas G. PlagemannEVPSell46,000$3.06$140,760.00View SEC Filing  
5/25/2017L. Chance AllredInsiderSell30,700$3.10$95,170.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2017Dana C RussellCFOSell149,500$2.76$412,620.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2017David BywaterCEOSell201,200$2.84$571,408.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2015Shawn J LindquistInsiderSell55,148$13.93$768,211.64View SEC Filing  
12/2/2014Gregory S ButterfieldCEOBuy5,000$8.56$42,800.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2014Gregory S ButterfieldCEOBuy50,000$12.22$611,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/6/2014Dwain A KinghornInsiderBuy4,350$16.00$69,600.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Vivint Solar (NYSE:VSLR)
Latest Headlines for Vivint Solar (NYSE:VSLR)
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DateHeadline
fool.com logoWhy Vivint Solar Inc.'s Shares Plunged 16% Today
www.fool.com - September 25 at 4:29 PM
thestreet.com logoVivint Solar Becomes Oversold (VSLR)
www.thestreet.com - September 19 at 9:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVivint Solar Expands Its Offerings With Storage and EV Charging
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 11:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVivint Solar, Inc. (VSLR) Rating Lowered to Hold at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 14 at 10:33 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVivint Solar and ChargePoint Make It Easy for Homeowners to Adopt Clean Energy with First Fully Integrated Solar™ Solution
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 12:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$71.82 Million in Sales Expected for Vivint Solar, Inc. (VSLR) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 12 at 11:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVivint Solar, Inc. (VSLR) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 9 at 1:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVivint Solar (VSLR) & 8point3 Energy Partners (CAFD) Head to Head Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 5 at 8:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Comparison: Vivint Solar (VSLR) vs. TerraForm Global (GLBL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 4:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVivint Solar, Inc. (VSLR) Downgraded by ValuEngine to Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 12:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: SolarEdge Technologies, SunPower, JA Solar Holdings and Vivint Solar
finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 10:53 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logo2 Solar Companies That Could Disappoint During The Second Half Of 2017
feeds.benzinga.com - August 31 at 11:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVivint Solar Joins Utah Solar Power Compromise to Allow Time to Determine True Value of Rooftop Solar
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 10:55 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVivint Solar Inc (VSLR) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $71.82 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 24 at 1:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoYahoo Finance Live: Midday Movers - Aug 21st, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 1:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow solar powered devices work during an eclipse
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 1:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoVivint Solar, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:VSLR) : August 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 1:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVivint Solar Inc (VSLR) Expected to Announce Earnings of -$0.31 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 8:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo8point3 Energy Partners (CAFD) versus Vivint Solar (VSLR) Head-To-Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 8:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo8point3 Energy Partners (CAFD) & Vivint Solar (VSLR) Financial Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 20 at 6:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVivint Solar, Inc. (VSLR) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 15 at 12:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades Vivint Solar, Inc. (NYSE:VSLR) to Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 12 at 11:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVivint Solar, Inc. (NYSE:VSLR) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 11 at 7:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoVivint Solar, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : VSLR-US : August 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 3:43 PM
247wallst.com logoTop Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, Apple, Netflix, Plains All American, Starbucks, Transocean, Vivint Solar ... - 24/7 Wall St.
247wallst.com - August 10 at 9:30 AM
seekingalpha.com logoVivint Solar's (VSLR) CEO David Bywater on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - August 10 at 9:30 AM
seekingalpha.com logoVivint Solar: A Way To Make Money - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - August 10 at 9:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of VSLR earnings conference call or presentation 8-Aug-17 9:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 9:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVivint Solar, Inc. (NYSE:VSLR) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 9 at 6:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoVivint Solar Announces Second Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 8:59 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVivint Solar beats 2Q profit forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 8:59 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVivint Solar 2nd-qtr results top estimates
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 8:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAzure Power Global (AZRE) vs. Vivint Solar (NYSE:VSLR) Financial Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 9 at 7:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVivint Solar (VSLR) and TerraForm Global (GLBL) Financial Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 7 at 10:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Anticipate Vivint Solar, Inc. (VSLR) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $67.30 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 6 at 7:11 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTransAlta Corporation (TAC) and Vivint Solar (VSLR) Head to Head Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 4:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo-$0.44 EPS Expected for Vivint Solar, Inc. (NYSE:VSLR) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 4:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalyzing Vivint Solar (NYSE:VSLR) & Comp En De Mn Cemig ADS (CIG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 2:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Vivint Solar, Inc. : August 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 8:33 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVivint Solar, Inc. (NYSE:VSLR) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 8:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReviewing Vivint Solar (VSLR) and Comp En De Mn Cemig ADS (CIG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 26 at 12:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVivint Solar, Inc. (NYSE:VSLR) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 21 at 10:56 AM
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www.nasdaq.com - July 19 at 9:18 AM
prnewswire.com logoVivint Solar Brings Rooftop Solar to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - July 19 at 9:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVivint Solar Brings Rooftop Solar to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 9:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVivint Solar to Report Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 9:51 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVivint Solar, Inc. (NYSE:VSLR) Insider Sells $314,757.52 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 17 at 10:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Vivint Solar, Inc. (NYSE:VSLR) CEO Sells 35,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 17 at 10:14 PM

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