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

Vistra Energy Corp. (VST): $25.48

-0.25 (-0.97%)

POWR Rating

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  • Growth is the dimension where VST ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 99.16% of US stocks.
  • VST's strongest trending metric is Momentum; it's been moving up over the last 179 days.
  • VST ranks lowest in Sentiment; there it ranks in the 11th percentile.

VST Stock Summary

  • VST has a higher market value than 81.55% of US stocks; more precisely, its current market capitalization is $10,389,812,276.
  • Of note is the ratio of Vistra Corp's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; merely 9.99% 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 -187.99%; that's higher than merely 10.42% of US stocks.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to VST, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are CPA, ARLP, KEX, EQT, and RFP.
  • VST's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Vistra Corp's official web site, go to

VST Valuation Summary

  • VST's price/sales ratio is 0.8; this is 61.9% lower than that of the median Utilities stock.
  • VST's EV/EBIT ratio has moved NA NA over the prior 60 months.
  • VST's price/sales ratio has moved NA NA over the prior 60 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for VST.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
VST 2021-09-01 0.8 1.5 -5.8 -12.3
VST 2021-08-31 0.8 1.5 -5.8 -12.3
VST 2021-08-30 0.8 1.5 -5.7 -12.3
VST 2021-08-27 0.8 1.5 -5.7 -12.2
VST 2021-08-26 0.8 1.5 -5.6 -12.2
VST 2021-08-25 0.8 1.5 -5.8 -12.3

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)

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VST Price/Volume Stats

Current price $25.48 52-week high $27.10
Prev. close $25.73 52-week low $15.91
Day low $25.23 Volume 4,045,900
Day high $25.77 Avg. volume 4,993,115
50-day MA $24.22 Dividend yield 2.64%
200-day MA $21.25 Market Cap 11.00B

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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Vistra Corp. 2021 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Presentation

The following slide deck was published by Vistra Corp. in conjunction with their 2021 Q4 earnings call....

SA Transcripts on Seeking Alpha | February 25, 2022

Vistra Reports 2021 Results and Reaffirms 2022 Guidance

Vistra (NYSE: VST) today reported its full-year 2021 results:

Yahoo | February 25, 2022

Why Earnings Season Could Be Great for Vistra (VST)

Vistra (VST) is seeing favorable earnings estimate revision activity and has a positive Zacks Earnings ESP heading into earnings season.

Yahoo | February 24, 2022

Vistra Energy raises dividend by 13% to $0.17/share

Vistra Energy (NYSE:VST) declares $0.17/share quarterly dividend, 13.3% increase from prior dividend of $0.15. Forward yield 3.27% Payable March 31; for shareholders of record March 22; ex-div March 21. CEO comment: "As previously announced, we expect to allocate $300 million per year, or approximately $75 million per quarter, toward our common...

Seeking Alpha | February 23, 2022

Vistra Declares Dividend on Common Stock and Series A Preferred Stock

IRVING, Texas, Feb. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Vistra (NYSE: VST) announced today that its board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.17 per share of Vistra''s common stock, reflecting an estimated aggregate payment of $75 million this quarter. This represents a ~13% increase…

PR Newswire | February 23, 2022

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VST Price Returns

1-mo 1.88%
3-mo 18.43%
6-mo 28.28%
1-year 62.51%
3-year 13.29%
5-year 99.88%
YTD 12.76%
2021 19.57%
2020 -11.87%
2019 2.46%
2018 18.87%
2017 40.07%

VST Dividends

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