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

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$23.75 -0.26 (-1.08 %)
(As of 06/18/2018 06:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$23.75
Today's Range$23.5250 - $23.92
52-Week Range$11.88 - $24.81
Volume5.57 million shs
Average Volume4.30 million shs
Market Capitalization$12.42 billion
P/E Ratio24.74
Dividend YieldN/A

About Vistra Energy (NYSE:VST)

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

Industry Electric services


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


Trailing P/E Ratio24.74
Forward P/E Ratio27.30
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.43 billion
Price / Sales2.29
Cash Flow$2.9034 per share
Price / Cash8.18
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

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) announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, May, 4th. The company reported ($0.71) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.89. The firm had revenue of $765 million for 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 Friday, August, 3rd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Vistra Energy.

What price target have analysts set for VST?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Vistra Energy's shares. Their predictions range from $17.00 to $28.00. On average, they anticipate Vistra Energy's share price to reach $23.1364 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Vistra Energy.

Are investors shorting Vistra Energy?

Vistra Energy saw a decline in short interest in May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 11,999,037 shares, a decline 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 short-interest ratio is presently 2.8 days. Approximately 2.7% of the company's stock are sold short.

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 articles about VST stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Vistra Energy earned a coverage optimism score of 0.20 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company an impact score of 46.69 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are Vistra Energy's major shareholders?

Vistra Energy's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Oaktree Capital Management LP (9.26%), Franklin Resources Inc. (3.04%), BlackRock Inc. (2.80%), Highland Capital Management LP (2.62%), OZ Management LP (1.92%) and Scopia Capital Management LP (1.69%). 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 major investors are selling Vistra Energy stock?

VST stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Citadel Advisors LLC, Oaktree Capital Management LP, Highland Capital Management LP, Franklin Resources Inc., Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Swiss National Bank and BlackRock Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vistra Energy.

Which major investors are buying Vistra Energy stock?

VST stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Millennium Management LLC, Scopia Capital Management LP, Natixis, Systematic Financial Management LP, Verition Fund Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Ratan Capital Management LP. 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 $23.75.

How big of a company is Vistra Energy?

Vistra Energy has a market capitalization of $12.42 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 (VST)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  110 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  123 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  233
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 6/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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