Vertex Energy, Inc (VTNR): Price and Financial Metrics

Vertex Energy, Inc (VTNR): $5.74

-0.33 (-5.44%)

POWR Rating

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  • Momentum is the dimension where VTNR ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 95.65% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for VTNR is in Quality, which has been heading down over the past 178 days.
  • VTNR ranks lowest in Stability; there it ranks in the 0th percentile.

VTNR Stock Summary

  • The capital turnover (annual revenue relative to shareholder's equity) for VTNR is 11.38 -- better than 97.32% of US stocks.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of 860.01%, VERTEX ENERGY INC's debt growth rate surpasses 97.68% of about US stocks.
  • Revenue growth over the past 12 months for VERTEX ENERGY INC comes in at 444.01%, a number that bests 97.72% of the US stocks we're tracking.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to VERTEX ENERGY INC are AGRO, ARCE, PFX, MERC, and CLF.
  • Visit VTNR's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

VTNR Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Energy stock, VTNR's price/sales ratio is 72.22% lower, now standing at 0.5.
  • VTNR's EV/EBIT ratio has moved down 52.6 over the prior 161 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for VTNR.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
VTNR 2022-09-15 0.5 5.9 -7.8 -53.6
VTNR 2022-09-14 0.5 6.2 -8.1 -54.9
VTNR 2022-09-13 0.5 6.2 -8.1 -55.2
VTNR 2022-09-12 0.5 6.2 -8.1 -55.0
VTNR 2022-09-09 0.6 6.8 -9.0 -59.0
VTNR 2022-09-08 0.6 6.6 -8.7 -57.6

VTNR Growth Metrics

    Its 2 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at -53.68%.
  • Its 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -149.31%.
  • Its 4 year revenue growth rate is now at 82.31%.
Over the past 15 months, VTNR's revenue has gone up $935,079,114.

The table below shows VTNR's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-06-30 1,091.988 -83.55752 -73.13877
2022-03-31 165.3441 3.503805 -26.20914
2021-12-31 115.7814 9.6827 -20.60526
2021-09-30 192.3207 -9.122358 -17.15194
2021-06-30 200.7298 1.257653 -29.44063
2021-03-31 156.9091 -1.002309 -20.67324

VTNR'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.
  • VTNR has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 57.35% of graded US stocks.
  • VTNR's asset turnover comes in at 1.577 -- ranking 7th of 137 Petroleum and Natural Gas stocks.
  • VNOM, HUSA, and DMLP are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with VTNR.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 1.577 0.171 -0.188
2021-03-31 1.257 0.144 -0.104
2020-12-31 1.085 0.120 -0.088
2020-09-30 1.108 0.182 -0.045
2020-06-30 1.121 0.185 -0.029
2020-03-31 1.326 0.209 0.040

VTNR Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of VTNR, see our VTNR 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 $22.33 Average Broker Recommendation 1.33 (Strong Buy)

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VTNR Price/Volume Stats

Current price $5.74 52-week high $18.10
Prev. close $6.07 52-week low $3.30
Day low $5.67 Volume 3,807,200
Day high $5.89 Avg. volume 4,282,186
50-day MA $9.19 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $8.71 Market Cap 434.00M

Vertex Energy, Inc (VTNR) Company Bio

Vertex Energy Inc. is a middle market consolidator, refiner and re-refiner of distressed petroleum streams, such as used oil, transmix, fuel oils and off-specification commercial chemical products.

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Vertex Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:VTNR) is a favorite amongst institutional investors who own 51%

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Yahoo | September 14, 2022

Vertex Energy Provides Progress & Strategic Timeline Update of Mobile Refinery Renewable Diesel Conversion Project

Vertex Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:VTNR) ("Vertex" or the "Company"), a leading specialty refiner and marketer of high-quality refined products, today provided an update on the Company's Mobile, Alabama Refinery renewable diesel conversion project, including a strategic extension of the planned construction timeline.

Yahoo | September 12, 2022

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Yahoo | September 2, 2022

Stifel Nicolaus Sticks to Their Buy Rating for Vertex Energy (VTNR)

In a report released on August 11, Michael E. Hoffman from Stifel Nicolaus maintained a Buy rating on Vertex Energy (VTNR - Research Report), with a price target of $18.00. The company's shares closed last Friday at $7.30.E. Hoffman covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Casella Waste, Clean Harbors, and Heritage-Crystal Clean. According to TipRanks, E. Hoffman has an average return of 13.6% and a 63.41% success rate on recommended stocks. The word on The Street in general, suggests a Strong Buy analyst consensus rating for Vertex Energy with a $20.00 average price target, representing a 173.97% upside. In a report released on August 10, H.C.

Jason Carr on TipRanks | August 15, 2022

Downgrade: Here's How Analysts See Vertex Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:VTNR) Performing In The Near Term

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Yahoo | August 11, 2022

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VTNR Price Returns

1-mo -34.40%
3-mo -53.67%
6-mo -33.33%
1-year 6.20%
3-year 394.83%
5-year 686.30%
YTD 26.71%
2021 536.41%
2020 -53.78%
2019 50.98%
2018 7.37%
2017 -27.48%

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