Vistra Energy Corp. (NYSE:VST) insider James A. Burke sold 12,621 shares of Vistra Energy Corp. stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, November 7th. The stock was sold at an average price of $19.27, for a total transaction of $243,206.67. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink.

Shares of Vistra Energy Corp. (VST) opened at $18.61 on Friday. The company has a quick ratio of 2.07, a current ratio of 2.18 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.65. Vistra Energy Corp. has a 52 week low of $14.50 and a 52 week high of $21.20.

Vistra Energy Corp. (NYSE:VST) last released its quarterly earnings data on Friday, November 3rd. The company reported $0.64 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.32. Vistra Energy Corp. had a net margin of 416.84% and a return on equity of 352.77%. The company had revenue of $1.83 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.93 billion. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 8.5% on a year-over-year basis. research analysts expect that Vistra Energy Corp. will post 0.41 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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A number of equities research analysts have recently commented on the stock. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Vistra Energy Corp. from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, October 19th. Deutsche Bank AG upgraded shares of Vistra Energy Corp. to a “buy” rating and set a $21.00 target price for the company in a report on Tuesday, October 31st. Citigroup Inc. assumed coverage on shares of Vistra Energy Corp. in a report on Thursday, September 28th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $22.00 target price for the company. Barclays PLC restated a “hold” rating and issued a $17.00 target price on shares of Vistra Energy Corp. in a report on Tuesday, July 25th. Finally, Guggenheim assumed coverage on shares of Vistra Energy Corp. in a report on Tuesday, September 5th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $20.00 target price for the company. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. Vistra Energy Corp. presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $19.68.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of VST. Koch Industries Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Vistra Energy Corp. during the second quarter worth $82,584,000. Brookfield Asset Management Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Vistra Energy Corp. during the second quarter worth $1,226,917,000. Apollo Management Holdings L.P. acquired a new position in shares of Vistra Energy Corp. during the second quarter worth $887,790,000. Vanguard Group Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Vistra Energy Corp. during the second quarter worth $382,296,000. Finally, Franklin Resources Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Vistra Energy Corp. during the second quarter worth $294,121,000.

About Vistra Energy Corp.

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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