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Vistra Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.80 (+4.31 %)
(As of 11/24/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $19.37
50-Day Range
MA: $18.57
52-Week Range
Now: $19.37
Volume2.83 million shs
Average Volume4.17 million shs
Market Capitalization$9.47 billion
P/E Ratio16.56
Dividend Yield2.91%
Vistra Corp., through its subsidiaries, engages in the electricity business in the United States. It operates through Retail, ERCOT, PJM, NY/NE, MISO, and Asset Closure segments. The company retails electricity and natural gas to residential, commercial and industrial customers across 20 states in the United States. It is also involved in the electricity generation, wholesale energy sales and purchases, commodity risk management, fuel production, and fuel logistics management activities. The company serves approximately 4.6 million residential, commercial, and industrial customers. It has a production capacity of approximately 38,500 megawatts with a portfolio of natural gas, nuclear, coal, solar, and battery energy storage facilities. The company was formerly known as Vistra Energy Corp. and changed its name to Vistra Corp. in July 2020. Vistra Corp. was founded in 1882 and is based in Irving, Texas.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.87 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric services



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$11.81 billion
Cash Flow$6.15 per share
Book Value$16.33 per share


Net Income$928 million


Market Cap$9.47 billion
Next Earnings Date2/26/2021 (Estimated)
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(As of 11/24/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Vistra (NYSE:VST) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Vistra's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Vistra's stock was trading at $17.79 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, VST stock has increased by 8.9% and is now trading at $19.37.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Vistra?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vistra in the last year. There are currently 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Vistra?

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

Vistra is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, February 26th 2021.
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How were Vistra's earnings last quarter?

Vistra Corp. (NYSE:VST) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November, 4th. The company reported $1.02 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.40 by $0.62. The business earned $3.55 billion during the quarter. Vistra had a return on equity of 8.57% and a net margin of 4.98%.
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How often does Vistra pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Vistra?

Vistra declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 27th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, December 16th will be given a dividend of $0.135 per share on Wednesday, December 30th. This represents a $0.54 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.79%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, December 15th.
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What price target have analysts set for VST?

6 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Vistra's stock. Their forecasts range from $24.00 to $36.00. On average, they expect Vistra's share price to reach $29.83 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 54.0% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Vistra?

Vistra saw a increase in short interest in the month of October. As of October 15th, there was short interest totaling 9,180,000 shares, an increase of 19.4% from the September 30th total of 7,690,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 3,290,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.8 days. Approximately 2.0% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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Who are some of Vistra's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Vistra own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Vistra investors own include Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), CVS Health (CVS), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), Phillips 66 (PSX), The Walt Disney (DIS), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), NVIDIA (NVDA), Walmart (WMT) and AbbVie (ABBV).

Who are Vistra's key executives?

Vistra's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Curtis A. Morgan, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59, Pay $3.69M)
  • Mr. David A. Campbell, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 52, Pay $1.89M)
  • Mr. James A. Burke, Exec. VP & COO (Age 52, Pay $2.28M)
  • Mr. Stephen J. Muscato, Exec. VP & Chief Commercial Officer (Age 49, Pay $1.41M)
  • Mr. Scott A. Hudson, Pres of Retail (Age 56, Pay $1.37M)
  • Mr. Tom Farrah, Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Carrie Lee Kirby, Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 52)
  • Ms. Molly C. Sorg, Director of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Stephanie Zapata Moore, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 47)
  • Ms. Sano Blocker, Sr. VP of Gov. Affairs

What is Vistra's stock symbol?

Vistra trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "VST."

Who are Vistra's major shareholders?

Vistra's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (5.52%), Boston Partners (4.30%), LSV Asset Management (2.12%), State Street Corp (1.95%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (1.29%) and Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.19%). Company insiders that own Vistra stock include Arcilia Acosta, Brookfield Asset Management In, Bruce Zimmerman, Curtis A Morgan, David A Campbell, Elizabeth Christine Dobry, J William Holden III, James A Burke, Oaktree Capital Group Holdings, Scott B Helm, Stephanie Zapata Moore and Stephen J Muscato.
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Which major investors are selling Vistra stock?

VST stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Apollo Management Holdings L.P., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Glendon Capital Management LP, AQR Capital Management LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Natixis, and Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA.
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Which major investors are buying Vistra stock?

VST stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jupiter Asset Management Ltd., Boston Partners, Public Sector Pension Investment Board, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Guyasuta Investment Advisors Inc., LSV Asset Management, and Point72 Asset Management L.P.. Company insiders that have bought Vistra stock in the last two years include Arcilia Acosta, Bruce Zimmerman, Curtis A Morgan, David A Campbell, James A Burke, Oaktree Capital Group Holdings, and Scott B Helm.
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How do I buy shares of Vistra?

Shares of VST 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 Vistra's stock price today?

One share of VST stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.37.

How big of a company is Vistra?

Vistra has a market capitalization of $9.47 billion and generates $11.81 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $928 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.07 on an earnings per share basis. Vistra employs 5,475 workers across the globe.

What is Vistra's official website?

The official website for Vistra is www.vistraenergy.com.

How can I contact Vistra?

Vistra's mailing address is 6555 Sierra Drive, Irving TX, 75039. The company can be reached via phone at 214-812-4600 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 11/25/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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