ValuEngine upgraded shares of Vertex Energy (NASDAQ:VTNR) from a strong sell rating to a sell rating in a research report report published on Friday morning.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered Vertex Energy from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report on Thursday, January 25th.

Vertex Energy (NASDAQ:VTNR) opened at $0.95 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.44, a current ratio of 1.07 and a quick ratio of 0.79. Vertex Energy has a 52-week low of $0.65 and a 52-week high of $1.60. The firm has a market capitalization of $32.00, a PE ratio of -2.00 and a beta of 0.94.

Vertex Energy (NASDAQ:VTNR) last issued its earnings results on Tuesday, November 7th. The industrial products company reported ($0.12) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.10) by ($0.02). Vertex Energy had a negative return on equity of 30.22% and a negative net margin of 7.73%. sell-side analysts anticipate that Vertex Energy will post -0.38 earnings per share for the current year.

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Vertex Energy Company Profile

Vertex Energy, Inc is an environmental services company that recycles industrial waste streams and off-specification commercial chemical products. The Company focuses on recycling used motor oil and other petroleum by-products. The Company’s segments include the Black Oil, Refining and Marketing, and Recovery divisions.

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