Vertex Energy (VTNR) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-0.02 (-1.80%)
(As of 05/17/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
999,587 shs
Average Volume
2.78 million shs
Market Capitalization
$101.93 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Vertex Energy MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
2.25 Rating Score
347.2% Upside
$4.88 Price Target
Short Interest
18.18% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
News Sentiment
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$2,610 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From ($0.49) to ($0.07) 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.

2.28 out of 5 stars

Industrial Products Sector

116th out of 166 stocks

Petroleum Refining Industry

11th out of 17 stocks

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About Vertex Energy Stock (NASDAQ:VTNR)

Vertex Energy, Inc., an energy transition company, that focuses on the production and distribution of conventional and alternative fuels. The company engages in refining and distributing petroleum products comprising the mobile refinery and related operations. It sells ferrous and non-ferrous recyclable metal products, and markets Group III base oils and other petroleum-based products, as well as provides transportation and marine salvage services. Vertex Energy, Inc. was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

VTNR Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

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

Petroleum refining
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

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


Net Income
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$3.18 billion
Book Value
$1.96 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$101.93 million
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VTNR Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Vertex Energy stock right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vertex Energy in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" VTNR shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in VTNR, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Vertex Energy's stock price target for 2024?

4 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Vertex Energy's stock. Their VTNR share price targets range from $2.00 to $10.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $4.88 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 347.2% from the stock's current price.
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How have VTNR shares performed in 2024?

Vertex Energy's stock was trading at $3.39 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, VTNR stock has decreased by 67.8% and is now trading at $1.09.
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When is Vertex Energy's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 14th 2024.
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How were Vertex Energy's earnings last quarter?

Vertex Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:VTNR) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 9th. The industrial products company reported ($0.11) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.17) by $0.06. The industrial products company had revenue of $695.33 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $672.52 million. Vertex Energy had a negative net margin of 4.50% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 45.99%. During the same period last year, the firm earned ($0.58) earnings per share.

What other stocks do shareholders of Vertex Energy own?
Who are Vertex Energy's major shareholders?

Vertex Energy's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (5.22%), Nwam LLC (0.69%), Hennessy Advisors Inc. (0.50%), Ceeto Capital Group LLC (0.25%), Quadrature Capital Ltd (0.08%) and Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (0.07%). Insiders that own company stock include Benjamin P Cowart, Christopher Allen Stratton, David L Phillips, David L Phillips, James Gary Rhame, John Noel Strickland, Michael A Mussallem, Odeh Khoury and Timothy C Harvey.
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How do I buy shares of Vertex Energy?

Shares of VTNR 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 (NASDAQ:VTNR) was last updated on 5/18/2024 by Staff

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