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NYSE:VST

Vistra Stock Forecast, Price & News

$23.35
+0.50 (+2.19%)
(As of 07/1/2022 08:45 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$22.89
$23.49
50-Day Range
$22.42
$27.39
52-Week Range
$16.51
$27.39
Volume
3.34 million shs
Average Volume
5.18 million shs
Market Capitalization
$10.08 billion
P/E Ratio
28.83
Dividend Yield
3.04%
Price Target
$26.50

Vistra MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
13.5% Upside
$26.50 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
3.13% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
N/A
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$112.73 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
133.49%
From $2.18 to $5.09 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as 30% analysis score, 20% valuation score, 10% short interest score, 10% dividend score, 10% sustainability score, 10% news and social score, and 10% insider trading score.

2.15 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

23rd out of 120 stocks

Electric Services Industry

6th out of 56 stocks

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About Vistra (NYSE:VST) Stock

Vistra Corp., together with its subsidiaries, operates as an integrated retail electricity and power generation company. The company operates through six segments: Retail, Texas, East, West, Sunset, and Asset Closure. It retails electricity and natural gas to residential, commercial, and industrial customers across 20 states in the United States and the District of Columbia. The company is also involved in the electricity generation, wholesale energy purchases and sales, commodity risk management, fuel production, and fuel logistics management activities. It serves approximately 4.3 million customers with a generation capacity of approximately 38,700 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.

VST Stock News Headlines

Analysts Set Vistra Corp. (NYSE:VST) Price Target at $25.60
Vistra Reports PJM Auction Results
Vistra Corp. (NYSE:VST) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.18
Vistra (NYSE:VST) Shares Gap Up to $26.20
Vistra (NYSE:VST) Lifted to "B-" at TheStreet
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Electric services
Sub-Industry
N/A
Sector
Utilities
Fax
N/A
Employees
5,060
Year Founded
N/A

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
5/06/2022
Ex-Dividend for 6/30 Dividend
6/21/2022
Dividend Payable
6/30/2022
Today
7/03/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
8/04/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$26.50
High Stock Price Forecast
$31.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$23.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+13.5%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3
Research Coverage
5 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$-1.27 billion
Pretax Margin
3.57%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$12.08 billion
Cash Flow
$1.65 per share
Book Value
$13.04 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
425,474,000
Market Cap
$10.08 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.86














Vistra Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Vistra stock right now?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vistra in the last year. There are currently 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Vistra stock.
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What is Vistra's stock price forecast for 2022?

5 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Vistra's stock. Their VST stock forecasts range from $23.00 to $31.00. On average, they anticipate Vistra's stock price to reach $26.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 13.5% from the stock's current price.
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How has Vistra's stock performed in 2022?

Vistra's stock was trading at $22.77 at the beginning of the year. Since then, VST shares have increased by 2.5% and is now trading at $23.35.
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Are investors shorting Vistra?

Vistra saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totaling 14,840,000 shares, an increase of 24.4% from the May 15th total of 11,930,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 5,110,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.9 days. Approximately 3.6% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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When is Vistra's next earnings date?

Vistra is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 4th 2022.
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How were Vistra's earnings last quarter?

Vistra Corp. (NYSE:VST) announced its earnings results on Friday, May, 6th. The company reported ($0.06) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.23 by $0.29. The firm earned $3.13 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.71 billion. Vistra had a net margin of 4.03% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 13.60%.
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How often does Vistra pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Vistra?

Vistra declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 4th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, June 22nd will be given a dividend of $0.177 per share on Thursday, June 30th. This represents a $0.71 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.03%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, June 21st. This is an increase from Vistra's previous quarterly dividend of $0.17.
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Is Vistra a good dividend stock?

Vistra(NYSE:VST) pays an annual dividend of $0.71 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.04%. Vistra has been increasing its dividend for 3 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Vistra is 87.65%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, Vistra will have a dividend payout ratio of 13.95% next year. This indicates that Vistra will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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Who are Vistra's key executives?

Vistra's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Curtis A. Morgan, CEO & Director (Age 61, Pay $2.78M)
  • Mr. James A. Burke, Pres & CFO (Age 54, Pay $1.59M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Stephanie Zapata Moore, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 49, Pay $857.5k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Stephen J. Muscato, Exec. VP & Chief Commercial Officer (Age 51, Pay $1.13M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Scott A. Hudson, Exec. VP & Pres of Retail (Age 58, Pay $1.04M)
  • Ms. Carrie Lee Kirby, Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 54)
  • Ms. Meagan Horn, VP of Investor Relations, Sustainability and Purpose
  • Ms. Sano Blocker, Sr. VP of Gov. Affairs
  • Ms. Amanda Frazier, Sr. VP of Regulatory Policy
  • Mr. Mathew J. Parker, Sr. VP & Chief Risk Officer

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), Walt Disney (DIS), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), NVIDIA (NVDA), Walmart (WMT) and AbbVie (ABBV).

What is Vistra's stock symbol?

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

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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Vistra's stock price today?

One share of VST stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.35.

How much money does Vistra make?

Vistra (NYSE:VST) has a market capitalization of $10.08 billion and generates $12.08 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $-1.27 billion in net income (profit) each year or $0.81 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Vistra have?

Vistra employs 5,060 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Vistra?

Vistra's mailing address is 6555 Sierra Drive, Irving TX, 75039. The official website for Vistra is www.vistraenergy.com. The company can be reached via phone at (214) 812-4600 or via email at investor@vistraenergy.com.

This page (NYSE:VST) was last updated on 7/4/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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