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Vistra Energy Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.03 (+0.17 %)
(As of 09/24/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $17.99
50-Day Range
MA: $18.78
52-Week Range
Now: $17.99
Volume2.90 million shs
Average Volume4.28 million shs
Market Capitalization$8.79 billion
P/E Ratio15.38
Dividend Yield3.01%
Vistra 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

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3.00 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric services



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$11.81 billion
Cash Flow$5.80 per share
Book Value$16.33 per share


Net Income$928 million


Market Cap$8.79 billion
Next Earnings Date11/3/2020 (Estimated)
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Vistra Energy (NYSE:VST) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Vistra Energy's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Vistra Energy's stock was trading at $17.79 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, VST stock has increased by 1.1% and is now trading at $17.99.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Vistra Energy?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vistra Energy in the last year. There are currently 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Vistra Energy's next earnings date?

Vistra Energy is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 3rd 2020.
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How were Vistra Energy's earnings last quarter?

Vistra Energy Corp (NYSE:VST) released its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 5th. The company reported $0.36 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.49 by $0.13. The firm had revenue of $2.51 billion for the quarter. Vistra Energy had a net margin of 4.98% and a return on equity of 8.57%.
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How often does Vistra Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Vistra Energy?

Vistra Energy declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 29th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 16th will be given a dividend of $0.135 per share on Wednesday, September 30th. This represents a $0.54 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.00%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, September 15th.
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What price target have analysts set for VST?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Vistra Energy's stock. Their forecasts range from $24.00 to $37.00. On average, they expect Vistra Energy's stock price to reach $31.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 73.7% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Vistra Energy?

Vistra Energy saw a drop in short interest in August. As of August 14th, there was short interest totaling 9,630,000 shares, a drop of 12.9% from the July 30th total of 11,050,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 3,690,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.6 days. Approximately 2.2% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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Who are some of Vistra Energy's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Vistra Energy own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Vistra Energy investors own include Micron Technology (MU), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), CVS Health (CVS), AbbVie (ABBV), salesforce.com (CRM), Alibaba Group (BABA), Walt Disney (DIS) and Walmart (WMT).

Who are Vistra Energy's key executives?

Vistra Energy's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Curtis A. Morgan, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. J. William Holden III, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 58)
  • Mr. James A. Burke, Exec. VP & COO (Age 51)
  • Mr. Stephen J. Muscato, Chief Commercial Officer & Sr. VP of Vistra Corp. Services (Age 48)
  • Mr. Scott A. Hudson, Sr. VP of Vistra Corp. Services (Age 55)

What is Vistra Energy's stock symbol?

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

Who are Vistra Energy's major shareholders?

Vistra Energy's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.76%), FMR LLC (7.53%), Brookfield Asset Management Inc. (3.95%), LSV Asset Management (2.05%), Apollo Management Holdings L.P. (1.79%) and Neuberger Berman Group LLC (1.29%). Company insiders that own Vistra Energy stock include Apollo Management Holdings Gp,, Arcilia Acosta, Brookfield Asset Management In, Bruce Zimmerman, Carrie Lee Kirby, Curtis A Morgan, David A Campbell, Elizabeth Christine Dobry, Hilary E Ackermann, J William Holden III, James A Burke, Oaktree Capital Group Holdings, Sara Graziano, Scott B Helm, Stephanie Zapata Moore and Stephen J Muscato.
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Which institutional investors are selling Vistra Energy stock?

VST stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prudential PLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, Man Group plc, AJO LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., and Prudential Financial Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Vistra Energy company stock in the last year include Brookfield Asset Management In, Curtis A Morgan, and James A Burke.
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Which institutional investors are buying Vistra Energy stock?

VST stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc., Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, AQR Capital Management LLC, Bridgeway Capital Management Inc., LSV Asset Management, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., and Beach Investment Counsel Inc. PA. Company insiders that have bought Vistra Energy 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 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Vistra Energy's stock price today?

One share of VST stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.99.

How big of a company is Vistra Energy?

Vistra Energy has a market capitalization of $8.79 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 Energy employs 5,475 workers across the globe.

What is Vistra Energy's official website?

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

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]

This page was last updated on 9/25/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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