NYSE:VST - Vistra Energy Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$23.71 +0.27 (+1.15 %)
(As of 07/17/2018 08:53 AM ET)
Previous Close$23.44
Today's Range$23.38 - $23.76
52-Week Range$12.74 - $24.81
Volume2.94 million shs
Average Volume4.13 million shs
Market Capitalization$12.26 billion
P/E Ratio24.70
Dividend YieldN/A
Vistra Energy logoVistra Energy Corp., through its subsidiaries, engages in the integrated power business in Texas. The company operates through Wholesale Generation and Retail Electricity segments. The Wholesale Generation segment engages in the electricity generation, wholesale energy sales and purchases, commodity risk management, fuel production, and fuel logistics management activities. As of February 26, 2018, this segment had a fleet of generation facilities totaling approximately 14,000 megawatts of generation in Texas, including 2,300 megawatts fueled by nuclear power, 4,000 megawatts fueled by coal, and 7,500 megawatts fueled by natural gas. The Retail Electricity segment is involved in the retail sale of electricity and related services to residential, commercial, and industrial customers under the TXU Energy brand. This segment served approximately 1.7 million residential and business customers. The company was formerly known as TCEH Corp. and changed its name to Vistra Energy Corp. in November 2016. The company is based in Irving, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Electric services


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.72
Current Ratio1.73
Quick Ratio1.59


Trailing P/E Ratio24.70
Forward P/E Ratio17.96
P/E Growth1.58

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.43 billion
Price / Sales2.28
Cash Flow$2.9380 per share
Price / Cash8.07
Book Value$14.80 per share
Price / Book1.60


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.96
Net Income$-254,000,000.00
Net Margins-13.19%
Return on Equity5.56%
Return on Assets2.44%


Outstanding Shares522,960,000
Market Cap$12,258.09

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Vistra Energy (NYSE:VST) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Vistra Energy's stock symbol?

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

How were Vistra Energy's earnings last quarter?

Vistra Energy Corp (NYSE:VST) posted its earnings results on Friday, May, 4th. The company reported ($0.71) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.89. The firm earned $765 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.42 billion. Vistra Energy had a negative net margin of 13.19% and a positive return on equity of 5.56%. View Vistra Energy's Earnings History.

When is Vistra Energy's next earnings date?

Vistra Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August, 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Vistra Energy.

What price target have analysts set for VST?

12 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Vistra Energy's stock. Their predictions range from $17.00 to $28.00. On average, they anticipate Vistra Energy's share price to reach $23.35 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.5%. View Analyst Ratings for Vistra Energy.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Vistra Energy?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vistra Energy in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

Are investors shorting Vistra Energy?

Vistra Energy saw a decrease in short interest during the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 11,999,037 shares, a decrease of 23.7% from the May 15th total of 15,720,223 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 4,349,311 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.8 days. Approximately 2.7% of the company's shares are sold short. View Vistra Energy's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Vistra Energy's key competitors?

Who are Vistra Energy's key executives?

Vistra Energy's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Curtis A. Morgan, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. J. William Holden III, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 57)
  • Mr. James A. Burke, Exec. VP & COO (Age 50)
  • Mr. Stephen J. Muscato, Chief Commercial Officer & Sr. VP of Vistra Corp. Services (Age 47)
  • Mr. Scott A. Hudson, Sr. VP of Vistra Corp. Services (Age 54)

Has Vistra Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about VST stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Vistra Energy earned a news sentiment score of 0.09 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company an impact score of 47.00 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are Vistra Energy's major shareholders?

Vistra Energy's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Stone Harbor Investment Partners LP (0.08%), Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund (0.04%), Capital One National Association (0.03%), Gulf International Bank UK Ltd (0.02%), Clinton Group Inc. (0.01%) and Bank of Montreal Can (0.01%). Company insiders that own Vistra Energy stock include Brian K Ferraioli, Curtis A Morgan, J William Holden III, James A Burke and Scott B Helm. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Vistra Energy.

Which institutional investors are selling Vistra Energy stock?

VST stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vistra Energy.

Which institutional investors are buying Vistra Energy stock?

VST stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Stone Harbor Investment Partners LP, Capital One National Association, Clinton Group Inc., Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund, Bank of Montreal Can, Gulf International Bank UK Ltd, State of Alaska Department of Revenue and IFM Investors Pty Ltd. Company insiders that have bought Vistra Energy stock in the last two years include Brian K Ferraioli, Curtis A Morgan, J William Holden III, James A Burke and Scott B Helm. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vistra Energy.

How do I buy shares of Vistra Energy?

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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Vistra Energy's stock price today?

One share of VST stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.71.

How big of a company is Vistra Energy?

Vistra Energy has a market capitalization of $12.26 billion and generates $5.43 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $-254,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.96 on an earnings per share basis. Vistra Energy employs 1,630 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Vistra Energy?

Vistra Energy'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]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Vistra Energy (NYSE VST)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  122 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  130 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  252
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vistra Energy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VST will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VST will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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