Vistra Energy Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:VST)

$17.31 0.07 (0.41 %)
(As of 12/15/2017 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$17.24
Today's Range$17.21 - $17.47
52-Week Range$14.50 - $21.20
Volume5.32 million shs
Average Volume3.14 million shs
Market Capitalization$7.47 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield13.30%
BetaN/A

About Vistra Energy (NYSE:VST)

Vistra Energy logoVistra Energy Corp, formerly TCEH Corp. is a holding company. The Company is an energy company, which is focused on energy and power generation markets through operation as a generator and retailer of electricity in Texas market. Its portfolio of businesses consists primarily of Luminant and TXU Energy. It is engaged in electricity market activities in Texas, including electricity generation, wholesale energy sales and purchases, commodity risk management activities and retail electricity operations. Luminant generates and sells electricity and related products from its fleet of generation facilities totaling approximately 17,000 megawatts of generation in Texas, including 2,300 megawatts fueled by nuclear power, 8,000 megawatts fueled by coal and 6,000 megawatts fueled by natural gas. The Company is a purchaser of wind-generated electricity. TXU Energy sells retail electricity and services to approximately 1.7 million residential and business customers in Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric Utilities
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorUtilities
SymbolNYSE:VST
CUSIPN/A
Phone214-812-4600

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.65%
Current Ratio2.18%
Quick Ratio1.92%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.16 billion
Price / Sales1.44
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

Trailing EPSN/A
Net Income$22.69 billion
Net Margins416.84%
Return on Equity352.77%
Return on Assets158.86%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,786
Outstanding Shares428,210,000

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) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, November, 3rd. The company reported $0.64 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.32. The company earned $1.83 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.93 billion. Vistra Energy had a return on equity of 352.77% and a net margin of 416.84%. Vistra Energy's revenue for the quarter was up 8.5% compared to the same quarter last year. View Vistra Energy's Earnings History.

When will Vistra Energy make its next earnings announcement?

Vistra Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, February, 2nd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Vistra Energy.

Where is Vistra Energy's stock going? Where will Vistra Energy's stock price be in 2017?

9 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Vistra Energy's stock. Their predictions range from $17.00 to $22.00. On average, they expect Vistra Energy's stock price to reach $20.28 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Vistra Energy.

Are investors shorting Vistra Energy?

Vistra Energy saw a increase in short interest in November. As of November 30th, there was short interest totalling 21,875,975 shares, an increase of 26.4% from the November 15th total of 17,300,809 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 6,126,534 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.6 days. Currently, 6.1% of the company's shares are sold short.

Who are some of Vistra Energy's key competitors?

Who owns Vistra Energy stock?

Vistra Energy's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Oaktree Capital Management LP (11.74%), OZ Management LP (2.36%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.09%), Lasry Marc (0.80%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.46%) and Investec Asset Management LTD (0.41%). Company insiders that own Vistra Energy stock include J William Holden III, James A Burke and Scott B Helm. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Vistra Energy.

Who sold Vistra Energy stock? Who is selling Vistra Energy stock?

Vistra Energy's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Sei Investments Co., Granahan Investment Management Inc. MA, Engineers Gate Manager LP, TCW Group Inc., OZ Management LP, Ameriprise Financial Inc. and California State Teachers Retirement System. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vistra Energy.

Who bought Vistra Energy stock? Who is buying Vistra Energy stock?

Vistra Energy's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lasry Marc, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Reinhart Partners Inc., Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Citadel Advisors LLC, Artemis Investment Management LLP and Highbridge Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Vistra Energy stock in the last two years include J William Holden III, James A Burke and Scott B Helm. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vistra Energy.

How do I buy Vistra Energy stock?

Shares of Vistra Energy 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 Vistra Energy stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.31.

How big of a company is Vistra Energy?

Vistra Energy has a market capitalization of $7.47 billion and generates $5.16 billion in revenue each year. Vistra Energy employs 1,786 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 (VST)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  67 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  79 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  146
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Analyst Ratings

Vistra Energy (NYSE:VST) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.782.782.752.00
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
7 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
7 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
0 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: $20.28$20.28$19.50$16.00
Price Target Upside: 4.31% upside4.31% upside9.30% upside2.04% upside

Vistra Energy (NYSE:VST) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Vistra Energy (NYSE:VST)

Vistra Energy (NYSE:VST) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/31/2017Deutsche BankUpgradeBuy$21.00N/AView Rating Details
10/24/2017Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageBuy$22.00N/AView Rating Details
10/20/2017Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageOutperform -> Outperform$21.50N/AView Rating Details
10/10/2017SunTrust BanksInitiated CoverageHold$18.00N/AView Rating Details
9/28/2017CitigroupInitiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$22.00LowView Rating Details
9/20/2017Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform -> Outperform$20.00MediumView Rating Details
9/5/2017GuggenheimInitiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$20.00LowView Rating Details
7/25/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$17.00LowView Rating Details
6/26/2017Tudor PickeringInitiated CoverageBuy$21.00LowView Rating Details
(Data available from 12/15/2015 forward)

Earnings

Vistra Energy (NYSE:VST) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Vistra Energy (NYSE:VST)

Vistra Energy (NYSE VST) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/2/2018        
11/3/2017Q3 2017$0.32$0.64$1.93 billion$1.83 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2017Q2 2017$0.04$0.01$1.30 billion$1.30 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/18/2017Q1 2017$0.01$0.18$890.00 million$1.36 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Vistra Energy (NYSE:VST) Earnings Estimates

2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.39
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.70
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q3 20171$0.35$0.35$0.35
Q4 20171$0.04$0.04$0.04
Q1 20181$0.26$0.26$0.26
Q2 20181$0.02$0.02$0.02
Q3 20181$0.35$0.35$0.35
Q4 20181$0.07$0.07$0.07
Q1 20191$0.23$0.23$0.23
Q2 20191($0.01)($0.01)($0.01)
Q3 20191$0.35$0.35$0.35
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Vistra Energy (NYSE:VST)


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Insider Trades

Vistra Energy (NYSE VST) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for Vistra Energy (NYSE:VST)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vistra Energy (NYSE:VST)

Vistra Energy (NYSE VST) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/12/2017James A BurkeCOOBuy13,500$18.24$246,240.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2017Scott B HelmDirectorBuy200$18.08$3,616.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2017Scott B HelmDirectorBuy200$18.52$3,704.00View SEC Filing  
11/28/2017J William Holden IIICFOBuy1,800$19.19$34,542.00View SEC Filing  
11/28/2017Scott B HelmDirectorBuy200$19.08$3,816.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2017Scott B HelmDirectorBuy200$18.99$3,798.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2017Scott B HelmDirectorBuy200$19.01$3,802.00View SEC Filing  
11/10/2017Scott B HelmDirectorBuy5,000$18.61$93,050.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2017James A BurkeInsiderSell12,621$19.27$243,206.67View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Vistra Energy (NYSE VST) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Vistra Energy Corp (VST) COO James A. Burke Buys 13,500 SharesVistra Energy Corp (VST) COO James A. Burke Buys 13,500 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 14 at 11:46 AM
Vistra Energy Corp (VST) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by BrokeragesVistra Energy Corp (VST) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 14 at 10:10 AM
Does Vistra Energy Corp’s (NYSE:VST) Debt Level Pose A Serious Problem?Does Vistra Energy Corp’s (NYSE:VST) Debt Level Pose A Serious Problem?
finance.yahoo.com - December 14 at 9:05 AM
Vistra Energy (VST) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Hold"Vistra Energy (VST) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Hold"
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 13 at 12:26 PM
Comparing Allete (ALE) & Vistra Energy (VST)Comparing Allete (ALE) & Vistra Energy (VST)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 11 at 5:38 AM
[$$] Electricity Prices Plummet as Gas, Wind Gain Traction and Demand Stalls[$$] Electricity Prices Plummet as Gas, Wind Gain Traction and Demand Stalls
finance.yahoo.com - December 1 at 4:24 PM
[$$] Electricity Prices Plummet as Gas and Wind Gain Traction and Demand Stalls[$$] Electricity Prices Plummet as Gas and Wind Gain Traction and Demand Stalls
finance.yahoo.com - November 30 at 9:10 AM
J William Holden III Buys 1,800 Shares of Vistra Energy Corp. (VST) StockJ William Holden III Buys 1,800 Shares of Vistra Energy Corp. (VST) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 29 at 8:48 PM
Vistra Energy Corp. (VST) Short Interest Up 217.2% in NovemberVistra Energy Corp. (VST) Short Interest Up 217.2% in November
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 28 at 2:04 AM
Vistra Energy Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : VST-US : November 23, 2017Vistra Energy Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : VST-US : November 23, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 23 at 6:16 PM
Dynegy Sells Massachusetts Coal Facility, Merger in ProgressDynegy Sells Massachusetts Coal Facility, Merger in Progress
finance.yahoo.com - November 22 at 5:53 PM
After acquisition by Irving company, Dynegy to sell retired power plantAfter acquisition by Irving company, Dynegy to sell retired power plant
www.bizjournals.com - November 22 at 5:53 PM
Head-To-Head Analysis: Vistra Energy Corp. (VST) versus Empresa Nacional de Electricidad (EOCC)Head-To-Head Analysis: Vistra Energy Corp. (VST) versus Empresa Nacional de Electricidad (EOCC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 22 at 9:42 AM
Luminant cuts about 600 jobs as it closes Texas coal plantsLuminant cuts about 600 jobs as it closes Texas coal plants
marketbeat.com - November 20 at 1:28 PM
Vistra Energy Corp. (VST) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsVistra Energy Corp. (VST) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 19 at 9:50 AM
Insider Buying: Vistra Energy Corp. (VST) Director Acquires 5,000 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Vistra Energy Corp. (VST) Director Acquires 5,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 14 at 1:32 PM
Vistra Energy Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:VST) : November 13, 2017Vistra Energy Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:VST) : November 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 13 at 4:51 PM
Vistra Energy Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : VST-US : November 10, 2017Vistra Energy Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : VST-US : November 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 12 at 1:18 PM
James A. Burke Sells 12,621 Shares of Vistra Energy Corp. (VST) StockJames A. Burke Sells 12,621 Shares of Vistra Energy Corp. (VST) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 9 at 3:28 PM
TXU Energy Commends Work of Longtime Partner Agency, BakerRipleyTXU Energy Commends Work of Longtime Partner Agency, BakerRipley
finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 9:41 AM
SunTrust Banks Comments on Vistra Energy Corp.s Q4 2017 Earnings (VST)SunTrust Banks Comments on Vistra Energy Corp.'s Q4 2017 Earnings (VST)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 8 at 12:50 PM
Q1 2018 EPS Estimates for Vistra Energy Corp. Boosted by Analyst (VST)Q1 2018 EPS Estimates for Vistra Energy Corp. Boosted by Analyst (VST)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 7 at 11:58 AM
Vistra Energy Corp. (VST) Announces Quarterly  Earnings ResultsVistra Energy Corp. (VST) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 3 at 11:16 PM
Vistra Energy Reports Third Quarter 2017 Results, Narrows 2017 Guidance, and Initiates 2018 GuidanceVistra Energy Reports Third Quarter 2017 Results, Narrows 2017 Guidance, and Initiates 2018 Guidance
finance.yahoo.com - November 3 at 9:40 AM
Vistra Operations Company LLC -- Moodys places Dynegy Ratings on Review for Upgrade following Merger Announcement with Vistra EnergyVistra Operations Company LLC -- Moody's places Dynegy Ratings on Review for Upgrade following Merger Announcement with Vistra Energy
finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 9:10 PM
TXU Energy Enables Customers to Adjust Smart Thermostat or Pay Bill with Two New Amazon Alexa SkillsTXU Energy Enables Customers to Adjust Smart Thermostat or Pay Bill with Two New Amazon Alexa Skills
finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 11:05 AM
Corporate News Blog - Dynegy Merges with Vistra Energy to Create an Integrated Power CompanyCorporate News Blog - Dynegy Merges with Vistra Energy to Create an Integrated Power Company
finance.yahoo.com - November 1 at 10:35 AM
Dynegy (DYN) Alert: Johnson Fistel Investigates Proposed Sale of Dynegy Inc.Dynegy (DYN) Alert: Johnson Fistel Investigates Proposed Sale of Dynegy Inc.
finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 11:54 AM
Vistra Energy Cancels Third Quarter 2017 WebcastVistra Energy Cancels Third Quarter 2017 Webcast
finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 11:54 AM
Vistra Energy And Dynegy To Combine To Create Leading Integrated Power CompanyVistra Energy And Dynegy To Combine To Create Leading Integrated Power Company
finance.yahoo.com - October 30 at 8:24 AM
FirstEnergy Corporation (FE) and Vistra Energy Corp. (VST) Head-To-Head AnalysisFirstEnergy Corporation (FE) and Vistra Energy Corp. (VST) Head-To-Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 30 at 5:16 AM
PRESS DIGEST -Wall Street Journal - Oct 26PRESS DIGEST -Wall Street Journal - Oct 26
finance.yahoo.com - October 28 at 8:26 AM
Kenon Holdings (KEN) & Vistra Energy Corp. (VST) Head-To-Head ReviewKenon Holdings (KEN) & Vistra Energy Corp. (VST) Head-To-Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 27 at 11:48 AM
Vistra Energy Corp. (VST) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on FridayVistra Energy Corp. (VST) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Friday
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 27 at 1:34 AM
Vistra Energy Corp. (VST) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesVistra Energy Corp. (VST) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 25 at 10:45 AM
Initiating Research Reports on Electric Utilities Equities -- Southern, Vistra Energy, WEC Energy, and Xcel EnergyInitiating Research Reports on Electric Utilities Equities -- Southern, Vistra Energy, WEC Energy, and Xcel Energy
www.bizjournals.com - October 24 at 12:07 PM
Vistra Energy Corp. (VST) Lowered to "Sell" at Zacks Investment ResearchVistra Energy Corp. (VST) Lowered to "Sell" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 22 at 6:33 PM
Vistra Energy Corp. (VST) Research Coverage Started at Evercore ISIVistra Energy Corp. (VST) Research Coverage Started at Evercore ISI
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 20 at 9:10 AM
Vistra Energy Corp. (VST) Short Interest Down 36.9% in SeptemberVistra Energy Corp. (VST) Short Interest Down 36.9% in September
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 18 at 1:24 AM
Coal plant closures continue even as U.S. ends Clean Power PlanCoal plant closures continue even as U.S. ends 'Clean Power Plan'
www.reuters.com - October 14 at 9:16 AM
Vistra Energy, Energy Future Agree to Arbitrate Tax FightVistra Energy, Energy Future Agree to Arbitrate Tax Fight
www.wsj.com - October 14 at 9:16 AM
[$$] Vistra Energy, Energy Future Agree to Arbitrate Tax Fight[$$] Vistra Energy, Energy Future Agree to Arbitrate Tax Fight
finance.yahoo.com - October 14 at 9:16 AM
Alcoa secures early termination of power contract tied to Rockdale smelterAlcoa secures early termination of power contract tied to Rockdale smelter
seekingalpha.com - October 13 at 10:02 AM
[$$] Judge Issues Temporary Restraining Order in Energy Future-Vistra Tax Fight[$$] Judge Issues Temporary Restraining Order in Energy Future-Vistra Tax Fight
finance.yahoo.com - October 13 at 10:01 AM
Luminant to Close Two Texas Power PlantsLuminant to Close Two Texas Power Plants
finance.yahoo.com - October 13 at 10:01 AM
[$$] Energy Future Wrangles With Vistra Over Tax Breaks[$$] Energy Future Wrangles With Vistra Over Tax Breaks
finance.yahoo.com - October 12 at 10:00 AM
Vistra Energy to Report Third Quarter 2017 Results on November 3, 2017Vistra Energy to Report Third Quarter 2017 Results on November 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 12 at 10:00 AM
Research Analysts Offer Predictions for Vistra Energy Corp.s Q3 2017 Earnings (VST)Research Analysts Offer Predictions for Vistra Energy Corp.'s Q3 2017 Earnings (VST)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 12 at 7:24 AM
Reviewing Vistra Energy Corp. (VST) and Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (PCG)Reviewing Vistra Energy Corp. (VST) and Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (PCG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 10 at 12:12 PM
SunTrust Banks, Inc. Begins Coverage on Vistra Energy Corp. (VST)SunTrust Banks, Inc. Begins Coverage on Vistra Energy Corp. (VST)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 10 at 9:14 AM

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