Vista Gold Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSEAMERICAN:VGZ)

$0.77 +0.02 (+2.26 %)
(As of 02/25/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$0.77
Today's Range$0.74 - $0.78
52-Week Range$0.60 - $1.14
Volume280,232 shs
Average Volume304,256 shs
Market Capitalization$79.45 million
P/E Ratio-7.70
Dividend YieldN/A


Vista Gold logoVista Gold Corp. is engaged in the gold mining industry. The Company focuses on the evaluation, acquisition, exploration and advancement of gold exploration. The Company operates in the segment of evaluation, acquisition and exploration activities, which focus principally in Australia. The Company's principal asset is its Mt Todd gold project in Northern Territory, Australia. It also holds interest in Midas Gold Corp., non-core projects in Mexico and the United States, and royalty interests in Indonesia. The Company holds interest in the Guadalupe de los Reyes gold/silver project located in Sinaloa, Mexico. It holds interest in the Long Valley Gold Project located in California. The Company holds interest in the Mt Todd gold project through its subsidiary, Vista Gold Australia Pty. Ltd. The Mt Todd gold project is located 56 kilometers by road northwest of Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia, and approximately 250 kilometers southeast of Darwin.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Gold Mining
SectorBasic Materials


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A


Trailing P/E Ratio-7.7
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A


Trailing EPS($0.10)
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on Equity-31.26%
Return on Assets-30.02%


Outstanding Shares99,410,000

Vista Gold (NYSEAMERICAN:VGZ) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Vista Gold's stock symbol?

Vista Gold trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)AMERICAN under the ticker symbol "VGZ."

When will Vista Gold make its next earnings announcement?

Vista Gold is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February, 28th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Vista Gold.

Where is Vista Gold's stock going? Where will Vista Gold's stock price be in 2018?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Vista Gold's shares. Their predictions range from $3.00 to $3.00. On average, they expect Vista Gold's stock price to reach $3.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Vista Gold.

Are investors shorting Vista Gold?

Vista Gold saw a decline in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,220,007 shares, a decline of 0.3% from the January 12th total of 1,223,718 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 297,349 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 4.1 days. Approximately 1.3% of the company's stock are short sold.

Who are some of Vista Gold's key competitors?

Who are Vista Gold's key executives?

Vista Gold's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Frederick H. Earnest, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director (Age 53)
  • John F. Engele, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President (Age 63)
  • John W. Rozelle, Senior Vice President (Age 60)
  • Michael B. Richings, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board, Director (Age 71)
  • William Durand Eppler, Director (Age 62)
  • John M. Clark, Independent Director (Age 61)
  • C. Thomas Ogryzlo, Independent Director (Age 75)
  • Tracy Austin Stevenson CPA, Independent Director (Age 65)

Who owns Vista Gold stock?

Vista Gold's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include GLOBAL STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT INC (7.30%). Company insiders that own Vista Gold stock include C Thomas Ogryzlo, Frederick Hume Earnest, John F Engele, John M Clark, John W Rozelle, Michael B Richings, Tracy Austin Stevenson, Valley Gold Master Fund L Sun and William Durand Eppler. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Vista Gold.

How do I buy Vista Gold stock?

Shares of Vista Gold 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 Vista Gold's stock price today?

One share of Vista Gold stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.77.

How big of a company is Vista Gold?

Vista Gold has a market capitalization of $79.45 million.

How can I contact Vista Gold?

Vista Gold's mailing address is 7961 Shaffer Pkwy Ste 5, LITTLETON, CO 80127-3735, United States. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at +1-720-9811185.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Vista Gold (VGZ)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  87 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  66 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  153
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Analyst Ratings

Vista Gold (NYSEAMERICAN:VGZ) Analysts' Consensus Rating

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Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyN/A
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Consensus Price Target: $3.00$2.50$2.25N/A
Price Target Upside: 265.85% upside208.64% upside213.07% upsideN/A

Vista Gold (NYSEAMERICAN:VGZ) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Vista Gold (NYSEAMERICAN:VGZ)

Vista Gold (NYSEAMERICAN:VGZ) Analyst Ratings History

DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/12/2018HC WainwrightSet Price TargetBuy$3.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2016 forward)


Vista Gold (NYSEAMERICAN:VGZ) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Vista Gold (NYSEAMERICAN:VGZ)

Vista Gold (NYSEAMERICAN VGZ) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/25/2017Q3 2017($0.03)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2017Q2 2017($0.03)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2017Q1 2017($0.03)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2017Q4 2016($0.03)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2016Q3 2016($0.02)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2016Q2 2016$0.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2016Q1 2016($0.01)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/26/2016Q4 2015($0.03)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q3 2015($0.03)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2015Q2 2015$0.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/11/2015Q1 2015($0.01)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/3/2015Q4 2014($0.12)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q3 2014($0.01)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2014Q2 2014($0.03)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2014Q1 2014($0.04)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/17/2014Q4 2013($0.09)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2013Q3 2013($0.04)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2013Q2 2013($0.15)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2013Q1 2013($0.09)($0.12)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/13/2013Q4 2012($0.12)($0.16)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2012Q3 2012($0.12)($0.10)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2012Q2 2012($0.08)($0.12)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2012Q1 2012($0.10)($0.16)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/15/2012Q4 2011($0.08)($0.12)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/10/2011Q3 2011($0.04)($0.10)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2011Q2 2011$0.69ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2011Q1 2011($0.06)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/16/2011Q4 2010($0.04)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2010Q3 2010($0.03)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2010Q2 2010($0.09)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2010Q1 2010($0.04)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2009Q3 2009($0.05)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2009Q2 2009$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2009Q1 2009($0.05)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/13/2009Q4 2008($0.09)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2008Q2 2008($0.06)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


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Dividend History for Vista Gold (NYSEAMERICAN:VGZ)

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Insider Trades

Vista Gold (NYSEAMERICAN VGZ) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for Vista Gold (NYSEAMERICAN:VGZ)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vista Gold (NYSEAMERICAN:VGZ)

Vista Gold (NYSEAMERICAN VGZ) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
12/1/2017Tracy Austin StevensonDirectorBuy50,000$0.61$30,500.00285,398View SEC Filing  
11/27/2017Tracy Austin StevensonDirectorBuy50,000$0.72$36,000.00235,398View SEC Filing  
9/19/2017John F EngeleCFOSell25,000$0.78$19,500.00352,541View SEC Filing  
2/8/2017John M ClarkDirectorSell20,000$1.19$23,800.0063,669View SEC Filing  
10/3/2016Michael B RichingsDirectorSell31,600$1.03$32,548.00220,691View SEC Filing  
9/9/2016C Thomas OgryzloDirectorSell38,000$1.01$38,380.00133,374View SEC Filing  
9/1/2016Frederick Hume EarnestInsiderSell350,000$0.90$315,000.00939,524View SEC Filing  
8/31/2016John F EngeleCFOSell175,000$0.93$162,750.00311,523View SEC Filing  
8/29/2016John M ClarkDirectorSell25,000$1.02$25,500.00104,067View SEC Filing  
8/24/2016Valley Gold Master Fund L SunMajor ShareholderBuy18,795$0.98$18,419.1011,888,142View SEC Filing  
8/23/2016John W RozelleInsiderSell110,000$1.10$121,000.00196,375View SEC Filing  
8/23/2016Valley Gold Master Fund L SunMajor ShareholderBuy119,382$1.09$130,126.3811,888,142View SEC Filing  
8/22/2016Valley Gold Master Fund L SunMajor ShareholderBuy325,282$1.08$351,304.5611,486,628View SEC Filing  
8/19/2016William Durand EpplerDirectorSell30,000$1.09$32,700.00202,478View SEC Filing  
8/18/2016Valley Gold Master Fund L SunMajor ShareholderBuy1,074,433$0.22$236,375.2610,425,290View SEC Filing  
2/5/2016Valley Gold Master Fund L SunInsiderBuy8,985$0.30$2,690.11
2/1/2016Valley Gold Master Fund L SunInsiderBuy14,816$0.29$4,296.64
1/25/2016Valley Gold Master Fund L SunInsiderBuy19,124$0.28$5,354.72
1/15/2016Valley Gold Master Fund L SunInsiderBuy8,305$0.28$2,325.40
12/30/2015Valley Gold Master Fund L SunInsiderBuy23,596$0.29$6,842.84
12/28/2015Valley Gold Master Fund L SunInsiderBuy24,975$0.29$7,117.88
12/22/2015Valley Gold Master Fund L SunInsiderBuy3,600$0.30$1,067.76
12/18/2015Valley Gold Master Fund L SunInsiderBuy3,400$0.28$943.50
12/17/2015Valley Gold Master Fund L SunInsiderBuy56,245$0.28$15,607.99
12/14/2015Valley Gold Master Fund L SunInsiderBuy8,700$0.28$2,414.25
12/11/2015Valley Gold Master Fund L SunInsiderBuy19,796$0.30$5,938.80
12/10/2015Valley Gold Master Fund L SunInsiderBuy57,765$0.30$17,329.50
12/7/2015Valley Gold Master Fund L SunInsiderBuy21,750$0.30$6,461.93
12/4/2015Valley Gold Master Fund L SunInsiderBuy6,476$0.28$1,813.28
11/20/2015Valley Gold Master Fund L SunInsiderBuy4,500$0.37$1,642.50
11/19/2015Valley Gold Master Fund L SunInsiderBuy56,494$0.27$15,501.95
10/9/2015Valley Gold Master Fund L SunInsiderBuy3,200$0.30$966.40
9/28/2015Valley Gold Master Fund L SunInsiderBuy2,400$0.28$672.00
9/25/2015Valley Gold Master Fund L SunInsiderBuy200,000$0.28$56,940.00
9/24/2015Valley Gold Master Fund L SunInsiderBuy33,950$0.28$9,509.40
9/14/2015Frederick Hume EarnestCEOSell25,171$0.26$6,544.46274,699View SEC Filing  
9/14/2015John F EngeleCFOSell13,554$0.26$3,524.0461,275View SEC Filing  
9/14/2015John W RozelleSVPSell8,716$0.26$2,266.1682,525View SEC Filing  
9/14/2015John W RozelleInsiderSell8,716$0.26$2,266.16
9/10/2015Valley Gold Master Fund L SunInsiderBuy127,200$0.28$35,616.00
8/25/2015Valley Gold Master Fund L SunInsiderBuy25,461$0.29$7,365.87
8/17/2015Valley Gold Master Fund L SunInsiderBuy23,010$0.29$6,626.88
8/13/2015Valley Gold Master Fund L SunInsiderBuy105,287$0.29$30,533.23
7/15/2015Valley Gold Master Fund L SunInsiderBuy127,032$0.24$30,589.31
7/13/2015Valley Gold Master Fund L SunInsiderBuy234,739$0.32$75,116.48
12/12/2014Frederick H EarnestInsiderBuy7,066$0.30$2,116.97
12/12/2014Frederick Hume EarnestCEOBuy27,250$0.30$8,175.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014Frederick Hume EarnestCEOBuy29,663$0.29$8,602.27View SEC Filing  
11/15/2013Frederick Hume EarnestCEOBuy30,000$0.46$13,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/31/2013Frederick Hume EarnestCEOBuy10,000$1.44$14,400.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Vista Gold (NYSEAMERICAN VGZ) News Headlines

Vista Gold (VGZ) Given a $3.00 Price Target by HC Wainwright AnalystsVista Gold (VGZ) Given a $3.00 Price Target by HC Wainwright Analysts - February 12 at 6:34 PM
Short Interest in Vista Gold Corp. (VGZ) Decreases By 0.3%Short Interest in Vista Gold Corp. (VGZ) Decreases By 0.3% - February 10 at 1:20 AM
Vista Golds (VGZ) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at HC WainwrightVista Gold's (VGZ) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at HC Wainwright - January 25 at 1:34 PM
Vista Gold Corp. (VGZ) Short Interest Down 5.8% in JanuaryVista Gold Corp. (VGZ) Short Interest Down 5.8% in January - January 25 at 1:32 AM
Vista Gold Announces Updated Mt Todd Preliminary Feasibility Study Showing Strong Returns At US$1300 Gold PriceVista Gold Announces Updated Mt Todd Preliminary Feasibility Study Showing Strong Returns At US$1300 Gold Price - January 24 at 6:43 AM
Vista Gold Corp. (VGZ) Short Interest UpdateVista Gold Corp. (VGZ) Short Interest Update - January 11 at 1:22 AM
Short Interest in Vista Gold Corp. (VGZ) Grows By 6.0%Short Interest in Vista Gold Corp. (VGZ) Grows By 6.0% - December 27 at 7:24 PM
Short Interest in Vista Gold Corp. (VGZ) Decreases By 6.8%Short Interest in Vista Gold Corp. (VGZ) Decreases By 6.8% - December 12 at 1:50 AM
Vista Gold Corp. (VGZ) Director Purchases $30,500.00 in StockVista Gold Corp. (VGZ) Director Purchases $30,500.00 in Stock - December 4 at 3:00 PM
Vista Gold Corp. Announces Improved Gold Recovery for the Mt Todd Gold Project and Guidance for Preliminary ... - PR Newswire (press release)Vista Gold Corp. Announces Improved Gold Recovery for the Mt Todd Gold Project and Guidance for Preliminary ... - PR Newswire (press release) - November 28 at 11:35 AM
Vista Gold (VGZ) Given a $2.00 Price Target at HC WainwrightVista Gold (VGZ) Given a $2.00 Price Target at HC Wainwright - November 28 at 9:54 AM
Insider Buying: Vista Gold Corp. (VGZ) Director Purchases 50,000 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Vista Gold Corp. (VGZ) Director Purchases 50,000 Shares of Stock - November 27 at 8:40 PM
Vista Gold Corp (VGZ) Enters into $10M ATM Agreement - StreetInsider.comVista Gold Corp (VGZ) Enters into $10M ATM Agreement - - November 22 at 4:34 PM

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