Vistra Energy Corp. (NYSE:VST) – Analysts at SunTrust Banks increased their Q1 2018 earnings per share estimates for Vistra Energy Corp. in a research note issued to investors on Monday. SunTrust Banks analyst A. Agha now anticipates that the company will post earnings of $0.26 per share for the quarter, up from their previous estimate of $0.23. SunTrust Banks has a “Hold” rating and a $18.00 price objective on the stock. SunTrust Banks also issued estimates for Vistra Energy Corp.’s Q3 2018 earnings at $0.35 EPS, Q4 2018 earnings at $0.07 EPS, FY2018 earnings at $0.69 EPS, Q1 2019 earnings at $0.23 EPS, Q3 2019 earnings at $0.35 EPS and FY2019 earnings at $0.70 EPS.

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

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Vistra Energy Corp. (NYSE:VST) traded down $0.07 during midday trading on Tuesday, reaching $19.29. The company had a trading volume of 959,112 shares, compared to its average volume of 4,040,000. Vistra Energy Corp. has a one year low of $0.01 and a one year high of $21.20. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.68, a quick ratio of 2.07 and a current ratio of 2.38.

Vistra Energy Corp. (NYSE:VST) last announced its earnings results 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. The firm had revenue of $1.83 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $1.93 billion. Vistra Energy Corp.’s revenue for the quarter was up 8.5% compared to the same quarter last year.

Large investors have recently modified their holdings of the business. Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado bought a new stake in shares of Vistra Energy Corp. during the second quarter worth $127,000. World Asset Management Inc bought a new stake in shares of Vistra Energy Corp. during the second quarter worth $168,000. Virtu KCG Holdings LLC bought a new stake in shares of Vistra Energy Corp. during the second quarter worth $182,000. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. bought a new stake in shares of Vistra Energy Corp. during the second quarter worth $229,000. Finally, Gotham Asset Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of Vistra Energy Corp. during the second quarter worth $241,000.

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.

Earnings History and Estimates for Vistra Energy Corp. (NYSE:VST)

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