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Vital Energy (VTLE) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-0.02 (-0.04%)
(As of 10:21 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
69,044 shs
Average Volume
748,043 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.78 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Vital Energy MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
2.30 Rating Score
22.3% Upside
$59.50 Price Target
Short Interest
37.45% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
News Sentiment
0.45mentions of Vital Energy in the last 14 days
Based on 7 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $8.14 to $10.18 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

3.58 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

83rd out of 244 stocks

Crude Petroleum & Natural Gas Industry

34th out of 77 stocks

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About Vital Energy Stock (NYSE:VTLE)

Vital Energy, Inc., an independent energy company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of oil and natural gas properties in the Permian Basin of West Texas, the United States. The company was formerly known as Laredo Petroleum, Inc. and changed its name to Vital Energy, Inc. in January 2023. Vital Energy, Inc. was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

VTLE Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Crude petroleum & natural gas
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
Low Stock Price Target
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
10 Analysts


Net Income
$695.08 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.55 billion
Cash Flow
$26.35 per share
Book Value
$76.35 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$1.78 billion
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Mikell Jason Pigott (Age 50)
    President, CEO & Director
    Comp: $2.47M
  • Mr. Bryan J. Lemmerman (Age 49)
    Executive VP & CFO
    Comp: $1.36M
  • Ms. Katie Hill (Age 37)
    Senior VP & COO
    Comp: $854.27k
  • Mr. Mark David Denny (Age 43)
    Executive VP, General Counsel & Secretary
    Comp: $976.43k
  • Mr. Stephen L. Faulkner Jr. (Age 52)
    VP & Chief Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Brandon Brown
    VP & CTO
  • Mr. Ronald Hagood
    Vice President of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Benjamin C. Klein
    Vice President of Midstream & Marketing
  • Ms. Amelia Kim Harding (Age 54)
    Vice President of Human Resources
  • Mr. David S. Ferris
    VP & Chief Sustainability Officer

VTLE Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Vital Energy stock right now?

10 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vital Energy in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 3 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" VTLE shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in VTLE, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Vital Energy's stock price target for 2024?

10 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Vital Energy's stock. Their VTLE share price targets range from $48.00 to $77.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $59.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 22.3% from the stock's current price.
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How have VTLE shares performed in 2024?

Vital Energy's stock was trading at $45.49 at the beginning of the year. Since then, VTLE shares have increased by 6.9% and is now trading at $48.64.
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When is Vital Energy's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 13th 2024.
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How were Vital Energy's earnings last quarter?

Vital Energy, Inc. (NYSE:VTLE) released its earnings results on Wednesday, February, 21st. The company reported $2.55 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $2.44 by $0.11. The firm earned $444.52 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $440.85 million. Vital Energy had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 14.22% and a net margin of 30.34%. Vital Energy's revenue for the quarter was up 22.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $3.49 earnings per share.

Who are Vital Energy's major shareholders?

Vital Energy's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (5.00%), First Eagle Investment Management LLC (0.57%), Webs Creek Capital Management LP (0.40%), Empowered Funds LLC (0.39%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.35%) and Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.29%). Insiders that own company stock include Edmund P Segner III, Lori A Lancaster, M Jason Pigott and Mark David Denny.
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How do I buy shares of Vital Energy?

Shares of VTLE stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:VTLE) was last updated on 5/23/2024 by Staff

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