Vista Gold Corp. (NYSEAMERICAN:VGZ) (TSE:VGZ) saw a large decline in short interest in September. As of September 14th, there was short interest totalling 940,686 shares, a decline of 9.5% from the August 31st total of 1,039,462 shares. Approximately 1.0% of the shares of the stock are sold short. Based on an average daily volume of 105,821 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 8.9 days.

Several equities research analysts have commented on VGZ shares. HC Wainwright set a $3.00 target price on shares of Vista Gold and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, July 30th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Vista Gold from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $0.75 target price on the stock in a research report on Friday, August 3rd.

Shares of NYSEAMERICAN VGZ opened at $0.51 on Friday. Vista Gold has a one year low of $0.45 and a one year high of $0.87.

Vista Gold (NYSEAMERICAN:VGZ) (TSE:VGZ) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 25th. The basic materials company reported ($0.02) EPS for the quarter.

Vista Gold Company Profile

Vista Gold Corp., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the evaluation, acquisition, exploration, and advancement of gold exploration and potential development projects primarily in Australia. Its flagship asset is its 100% owned Mt Todd gold project located in Northern Territory. The company was founded in 1983 and is based in Littleton, Colorado.

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