Vistra Energy Corp. (VST) Dividends

Vistra Energy Corp. (VST)

Today's Latest Price: $21.34 USD

0.15 (0.71%)

Updated Jan 22 7:00pm

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Overall POWR Rating

POWR Components:

 Trade Grade  Buy & Hold Grade  Peer Grade  Industry Rank

Industry Rank:

Ranked of 59 in Utilities - Domestic

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Dividend Yield and Dividend History Highlights

  • As for its free cash flow/dividend ratio, VST's comes in at -8.5 -- better than merely 13.86% of other US-listed dividend issuers.
  • If price volatilty is something you're paying attention to when building your dividend portfolio, know that VST has less fluctuation in its price than 95.24% of stocks we're observing.
  • VST's free cash flow has been growing at a compound average annual rate of 15.48% over the past 4 years -- higher than 76.1% of current US-listed dividend stocks.
  • As for stocks whose price is uncorrelated with VST's price and thus may be suitable peers for a diversified dividend portfolio, check out the following: O, DGICA, FCPT, OSMT and SAH.
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VST Price Forecast Based on Dividend Discount Model

Current PriceDDM Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$21.34$16.3 -10.09%

A technique commonly used by dividend investors to value dividend-issuing stocks is the Dividend Discount Model (DDM), which seeks to determine a fair share price based on the dividend provided by the company relative to a number of other company-specific factors. As for VST, the dividend discount model StockNews created for the company implies a negative return of 10.09%. Some interesting points we thought investors may wish to consider regarding the dividend discount model forecast for Vistra Corp are:

  • VST's market cap is about 9 billion US dollars -- its dividend yield of 2.92 is greater than 64.49% of its fellow stocks in the large market cap class.
  • If we compare the valuation opportunity a dividend discount model provides relative to other dividend stocks in the Utilities sector, the expected return of -10.09%, based on the stock's current share price and target price based on a dividend discount model, is greater than 36.62% of the DDM-forecasted return of its its sector peers.
  • Out of all stocks in our universe of US-listed dividend-issuing stocks, Vistra Corp bears a discount rate, according to our calculations, lower than 36.62% of them (lower discount rates are generally perceived as positive, and a sign of lower risk).

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VST Dividend History

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VST Dividends vs. Peers

VST's dividend yield currently ranks #56 of 73 vs. its peers in the Utilities - Domestic category.
Rank Symbol Name Dividend Yield
1 CAFD 8point3 Energy Partners LP - Shares 9.02%
2 OKE ONEOK, Inc. 8.73%
3 SPKE Spark Energy, Inc. - 6.72%
4 PEGI Pattern Energy Group Inc. - 6.32%
5 PPL PPL Corporation 5.97%
6 SJI South Jersey Industries, Inc. 5.59%
7 OGE OGE Energy Corp 5.13%
8 FE FirstEnergy Corp. 4.99%
9 EIX Edison International 4.47%
10 ED Consolidated Edison, Inc. 4.45%
11 NWN Northwest Natural Holding Company 4.44%
12 NWE NorthWestern Corporation 4.33%
13 PNW Pinnacle West Capital Corporation 4.31%
14 DUK Duke Energy Corporation (Holding Company) 4.28%
15 SO Southern Company (The) 4.26%
16 SR Spire Inc. 4.21%
17 TERP TerraForm Power, Inc. - New 4.19%
18 AVA Avista Corporation 4.19%
19 ETR Entergy Corporation 4.04%
20 EVRG Evergy, Inc. 3.98%
21 POR Portland General Electric Co 3.90%
22 SWX Southwest Gas Holdings, Inc. 3.89%
23 HE Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc. 3.83%
24 NI NiSource Inc 3.83%
25 BKH Black Hills Corporation 3.82%
26 AGR Avangrid, Inc. 3.79%
27 ALE Allete, Inc. 3.76%
28 NJR NewJersey Resources Corporation 3.75%
29 UTL UNITIL Corporation 3.71%
30 AY Atlantica Yield plc - Ordinary Shares 3.64%
31 CWEN Clearway Energy, Inc. Class C 3.62%
32 AEP American Electric Power Company, Inc. 3.61%
33 EXC Exelon Corporation 3.60%
34 DTE DTE Energy Company 3.56%
35 OTTR Otter Tail Corporation 3.56%
36 UGI UGI Corporation 3.55%
37 D Dominion Energy, Inc. 3.49%
38 SRE Sempra Energy 3.44%
39 PEG Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated 3.36%
40 GXP Great Plains Energy Incorporated 3.34%
41 IDA IDACORP, Inc. 3.21%
42 LNT Alliant Energy Corporation 3.08%
43 MDU MDU Resources Group, Inc. (Holding Company) 3.07%
44 OGS ONE Gas, Inc. 3.05%
45 WEC WEC Energy Group, Inc. 2.90%
46 WR Westar Energy, Inc. 2.90%
47 NRG NRG Energy, Inc. 2.89%
48 AEE Ameren Corporation 2.83%
49 BIPC Brookfield Infrastructure Corp. Cl A 2.82%
50 ATO Atmos Energy Corporation 2.81%
51 CNP CenterPoint Energy, Inc (Holding Co) 2.80%
52 CMS CMS Energy Corporation 2.79%
53 XEL Xcel Energy Inc. 2.66%
54 VVC Vectren Corporation 2.65%
55 ES Eversource Energy (D/B/A) 2.60%
56 VST Vistra Energy Corp. 2.53%
57 PNM PNM Resources, Inc. (Holding Co.) 2.53%
58 EE El Paso Electric Company 2.40%
59 WGL WGL Holdings Inc 2.32%
60 EGAS Gas Natural Inc. (OH) 2.29%
61 MGEE MGE Energy Inc. 2.24%
62 AES The AES Corporation 2.10%
63 BEPC Brookfield Renewable Corporation 1.98%
64 CPK Chesapeake Utilities Corporation 1.71%
65 NEE NextEra Energy, Inc. 1.66%
66 SCG SCANA Corporation 1.01%
67 HTM U.S. Geothermal Inc. 0.00%
68 DYN Dynegy Inc. 0.00%
69 CPN Calpine Corporation 0.00%
70 AT Atlantic Power Corporation Ordinary Shares (Canada) 0.00%
71 RGCO RGC Resources Inc. 0.00%
72 GLBL TerraForm Global, Inc. - 0.00%
73 PCG Pacific Gas & Electric Co. 0.00%

Looking for More Information on VST dividends?

Here are a few links from around the web to help you further your research on Vistra Energy Corp and its dividends:

Vistra Energy Corp Common Stock (VST) Dividend History | Nasdaq
Dividend History for Vistra Energy Corp (VST) - Dividend Investor
Vistra Energy Corp (VST) Dividend History - Seeking Alpha

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