Sei Investments Co. bought a new stake in Vistra Energy Corp. (NYSE:VST) during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor bought 354,255 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $5,948,000.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Matlinpatterson Global Advisers LLC purchased a new position in shares of Vistra Energy Corp. during the second quarter valued at about $8,352,000. Russell Investments Group Ltd. purchased a new position in shares of Vistra Energy Corp. during the second quarter valued at about $14,710,000. NGAM Advisors L.P. purchased a new position in shares of Vistra Energy Corp. during the second quarter valued at about $4,564,000. World Asset Management Inc purchased a new position in shares of Vistra Energy Corp. during the second quarter valued at about $168,000. Finally, Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado purchased a new position in shares of Vistra Energy Corp. during the second quarter valued at about $127,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 4.14% of the company’s stock.

Vistra Energy Corp. (NYSE:VST) opened at 17.51 on Wednesday. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $16.59 and its 200 day moving average is $16.15. Vistra Energy Corp. has a 12-month low of $0.01 and a 12-month high of $25.24. The stock has a market capitalization of $7.49 billion and a PE ratio of 10.25.

Vistra Energy Corp. (NYSE:VST) last released its quarterly earnings results on Friday, August 4th. The company reported $0.01 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.04 by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $1.30 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.30 billion. Equities analysts anticipate that Vistra Energy Corp. will post $0.59 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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VST has been the topic of several analyst reports. Barclays PLC initiated coverage on shares of Vistra Energy Corp. in a research note on Thursday, June 8th. They issued an “equal weight” rating and a $16.00 target price on the stock. Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $20.00 target price on shares of Vistra Energy Corp. in a research note on Saturday, July 22nd. Tudor Pickering initiated coverage on shares of Vistra Energy Corp. in a research note on Monday, June 26th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $21.00 target price on the stock. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Vistra Energy Corp. from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $19.00 target price on the stock in a research note on Thursday, August 10th. Finally, UBS AG reiterated a “sell” rating and issued a $14.00 target price on shares of Vistra Energy Corp. in a research note on Wednesday, May 24th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $18.20.

Vistra Energy Corp. Company Profile

Vistra Energy Corp, formerly TCEH Corp. is a holding company. The Company is an energy company, which is focused on energy and power generation markets through operation as a generator and retailer of electricity in Texas market. Its portfolio of businesses consists primarily of Luminant and TXU Energy.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vistra Energy Corp. (NYSE:VST)

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