Vital Energy (VTLE) Stock Price, News & Analysis

+0.78 (+1.45%)
(As of 04/22/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
402,214 shs
Average Volume
756,938 shs
Market Capitalization
$2.00 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Vital Energy MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
2.30 Rating Score
7.9% Upside
$58.90 Price Target
Short Interest
38.06% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
News Sentiment
0.91mentions of Vital Energy in the last 14 days
Based on 15 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $9.48 to $10.87 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.

1.89 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

180th out of 237 stocks

Crude Petroleum & Natural Gas Industry

62nd out of 76 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

VTLE Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
Fiscal Year End

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
$27.84 per share
Book Value
$97.14 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$2.00 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 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 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 Wall Street analysts 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 predict the company's share price to reach $58.90 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 7.9% 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 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, VTLE stock has increased by 20.0% and is now trading at $54.57.
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When is Vital Energy's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 8th 2024.
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How can I listen to Vital Energy's earnings call?

Vital Energy will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, May 9th at 8:30 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Vital Energy's earnings last quarter?

Vital Energy, Inc. (NYSE:VTLE) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February, 21st. The company reported $2.55 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $2.44 by $0.11. The business 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 17.60% and a net margin of 44.91%. The company's revenue was up 22.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $3.49 EPS.

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 Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (0.03%), Denali Advisors LLC (0.02%), DGS Capital Management LLC (0.02%), Range Financial Group LLC (0.01%) and GAMMA Investing LLC (0.00%). 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 4/22/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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