Vistra Energy Corp. (VST): Price and Financial Metrics

Vistra Energy Corp. (VST): $35.64

0.78 (+2.24%)

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VST Price/Volume Stats

Current price $35.64 52-week high $36.50
Prev. close $34.86 52-week low $21.18
Day low $34.70 Volume 3,560,700
Day high $35.69 Avg. volume 3,966,649
50-day MA $33.33 Dividend yield 2.37%
200-day MA $27.84 Market Cap 12.74B

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  • Value is the dimension where VST ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 97.18% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for VST is in Growth, which has been heading down over the past 177 days.
  • VST ranks lowest in Stability; there it ranks in the 24th percentile.

VST Stock Summary

  • Price to trailing twelve month operating cash flow for VST is currently 2.48, higher than just 8.87% of US stocks with positive operating cash flow.
  • Of note is the ratio of VISTRA CORP's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; just 11.66% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • In terms of twelve month growth in earnings before interest and taxes, VISTRA CORP is reporting a growth rate of -2,071.77%; that's higher than merely 0.87% of US stocks.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to VISTRA CORP, a group of peers worth examining would be HNRG, DRVN, AG, TNP, and MDRR.
  • VST's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit VISTRA CORP's official web site, go to

VST Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Utilities stock, VST's price/sales ratio is 60% lower, now standing at 0.8.
  • VST's price/sales ratio has moved NA NA over the prior 86 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for VST.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
VST 2023-11-06 0.8 2.4 9.0 9.5
VST 2023-11-03 0.8 2.4 8.9 9.5
VST 2023-11-02 0.8 2.4 8.8 9.4
VST 2023-11-01 0.7 2.3 8.6 9.3
VST 2023-10-31 0.7 2.2 8.3 9.1
VST 2023-10-30 0.7 2.2 8.3 9.1

VST's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • VST has a Quality Grade of D, ranking ahead of 16.39% of graded US stocks.
  • VST's asset turnover comes in at 0.457 -- ranking 14th of 105 Utilities stocks.
  • NEP, EIX, and SWX are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with VST.

The table below shows VST's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.457 0.251 -0.061
2021-03-31 0.458 0.272 -0.050
2020-12-31 0.441 0.548 0.057
2020-09-30 0.448 0.551 0.067
2020-06-30 0.431 0.518 0.053
2020-03-31 0.442 0.522 0.066

VST Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of VST, see our VST price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $24.20 Average Broker Recommendation 1.35 (Strong Buy)

Vistra Energy Corp. (VST) Company Bio

Vistra Energy Corp., an energy company, operates as an integrated power business in Texas. The company operates through two segments, Wholesale Generation and Retail Electricity. The company was formerly known as TCEH Corp. and changed its name to Vistra Energy Corp. in November 2016. The company is based in Dallas.

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Latest VST News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about VISTRA CORP that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate VST as an investment opportunity.

Vistra Sidesteps Doubts Over Utilities As Its Shares Keep Climbing

Vistra is the largest competitive power generator in the U.S. with a diversified portfolio of natural gas, nuclear, solar and battery plants.

Yahoo | November 17, 2023

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Yahoo | November 13, 2023

Howard Marks Adjusts Portfolio, Vistra Corp Sees Notable Reduction

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Yahoo | November 13, 2023

Vistra Corp. (NYSE:VST) Q3 2023 Earnings Call Transcript

Vistra Corp. (NYSE:VST) Q3 2023 Earnings Call Transcript November 7, 2023 Vistra Corp. misses on earnings expectations. Reported EPS is $1.25 EPS, expectations were $2.02. Operator: Hello, and welcome to Vistra’s Third Quarter 2023 Earnings Call. All participants will be in listen-only mode. [Operator Instructions] After today’s presentation, there will be an opportunity to ask […]

Yahoo | November 8, 2023

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VST Price Returns

1-mo 11.31%
3-mo 14.46%
6-mo 46.73%
1-year 54.42%
3-year 99.55%
5-year 75.83%
YTD 57.08%
2022 5.08%
2021 19.57%
2020 -11.87%
2019 2.46%
2018 18.87%

VST Dividends

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