Vista Gold Corp. Company Profile (NYSEMKT:VGZ)

About Vista Gold Corp. (NYSEMKT:VGZ)

Vista Gold Corp. 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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Gold Mining
  • Sub-Industry: Gold
  • Symbol: NYSEMKT:VGZ
  • CUSIP: 92792630
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $82.49 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 98,196,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $0.86
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $0.98
  • 52 Week Range: $0.80 - $1.75
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -12.00
  • P/E Growth: 0.0000
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: N/A
  • Price / Sales: N/A
  • Book Value: $0.39 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.18
  • EBIDTA: ($7,940,000.00)
  • Return on Equity: -29.11%
  • Return on Assets: -28.31%
  • Average Volume: 183,211 shs.
  • Beta: -1.06
  • Short Ratio: 10.47

Frequently Asked Questions for Vista Gold Corp. (NYSEMKT:VGZ)

What is Vista Gold Corp.'s stock symbol?

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

Who are some of Vista Gold Corp.'s key competitors?

Who are Vista Gold Corp.'s key executives?

Vista Gold Corp.'s management team includes the folowing people:

  • Frederick H. Earnest, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • John F. Engele, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President
  • John W. Rozelle, Senior Vice President
  • Michael B. Richings, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board, Director
  • William Durand Eppler, Director
  • John M. Clark, Independent Director
  • C. Thomas Ogryzlo, Independent Director
  • Tracy Austin Stevenson CPA, Independent Director

How do I buy Vista Gold Corp. stock?

Shares of Vista Gold Corp. can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Vista Gold Corp.'s stock price today?

One share of Vista Gold Corp. stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.84.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Vista Gold Corp. (NYSEMKT VGZ)
Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (  )
Outperform Votes:  45 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  27 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  72
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vista Gold Corp. and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Vista Gold Corp. (NYSEMKT:VGZ) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Vista Gold Corp. (NYSEMKT:VGZ)
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Earnings History for Vista Gold Corp. (NYSEMKT:VGZ)
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Earnings Estimates for Vista Gold Corp. (NYSEMKT:VGZ)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.0700 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.0700 EPS


Dividend History for Vista Gold Corp. (NYSEMKT:VGZ)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Vista Gold Corp. (NYSEMKT:VGZ)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Vista Gold Corp. (NYSEMKT:VGZ)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Vista Gold Corp. (NYSEMKT:VGZ)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/8/2017John M ClarkDirectorSell20,000$1.19$23,800.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2016Michael B RichingsDirectorSell31,600$1.03$32,548.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2016C Thomas OgryzloDirectorSell38,000$1.01$38,380.00View SEC Filing  
9/1/2016Frederick Hume EarnestInsiderSell350,000$0.90$315,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/31/2016John F EngeleCFOSell175,000$0.93$162,750.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2016John M ClarkDirectorSell25,000$1.02$25,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/24/2016Valley Gold Master Fund L SunMajor ShareholderBuy18,795$0.98$18,419.10View SEC Filing  
8/23/2016John W RozelleInsiderSell110,000$1.10$121,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/23/2016Valley Gold Master Fund L SunMajor ShareholderBuy119,382$1.09$130,126.38View SEC Filing  
8/22/2016Valley Gold Master Fund L SunMajor ShareholderBuy325,282$1.08$351,304.56View SEC Filing  
8/19/2016William Durand EpplerDirectorSell30,000$1.09$32,700.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2016Valley Gold Master Fund L SunMajor ShareholderBuy1,074,433$0.22$236,375.26View 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$6,544.46View SEC Filing  
9/14/2015John F EngeleCFOSell13,554$0.26$3,524.04View SEC Filing  
9/14/2015John W RozelleSVPSell8,716$0.26$2,266.16View 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)


Headline Trends for Vista Gold Corp. (NYSEMKT:VGZ)
Latest Headlines for Vista Gold Corp. (NYSEMKT:VGZ)
DateHeadline logoVista Gold Corp. (NYSEMKT:VGZ) Lifted to Buy at Zacks Investment Research - July 4 at 8:42 AM logoForm 8-K VISTA GOLD CORP For: Jun 30 - - - July 1 at 8:47 AM logoVista Gold Corp. Provides Update on Metallurgical Testing Program ... - PR Newswire (press release) - June 29 at 7:48 AM logoVista Gold Corp. (VGZ) Downgraded to Sell at ValuEngine - June 13 at 3:28 PM logoVista Gold Corp. (VGZ) Downgraded by ValuEngine to "Sell" - May 18 at 3:28 PM logoVista Gold Corp. (VGZ) Earns Media Sentiment Rating of 0.13 - May 4 at 4:48 PM logoEdited Transcript of VGZ earnings conference call or presentation 3-May-17 8:30pm GMT - May 4 at 9:54 AM logoVista Gold Corp. (VGZ) Earns Daily Media Sentiment Rating of -0.06 - April 29 at 11:35 AM logoVista Gold Corp. Announces First Quarter 2017 Results - PR Newswire (press release) - April 29 at 8:20 AM logoVista Gold Corp. Announces First Quarter 2017 Results - April 29 at 12:43 AM logoVista Gold reports Q1 results - April 28 at 6:07 PM logoVista Gold Corp. (VGZ) Earns Media Impact Rating of 0.30 - April 20 at 7:45 PM logoVista Gold (VGZ) Presents At European Gold Forum 2017 - Slideshow - April 7 at 1:22 PM logoVista Gold reports 4Q loss - Yahoo Finance - February 23 at 11:34 PM logoVista Gold Corp. Announces 2016 Results - February 23 at 3:10 AM logoVista Gold reports FY results - February 22 at 6:16 PM Economic Developments May Affect Gold Prices - PR Newswire (press release) - January 28 at 7:34 AM


This page was last updated on 7/21/2017 by Staff