Citigroup Inc. began coverage on shares of Vistra Energy Corp. (NYSE:VST) in a research report report published on Thursday, Marketbeat Ratings reports. The brokerage issued a buy rating and a $22.00 price objective on the stock.

Other analysts also recently issued research reports about the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Vistra Energy Corp. from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $20.00 target price for the company in a report on Wednesday, September 6th. 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 price target on the stock. Deutsche Bank AG restated a buy rating and set a $20.00 price objective on shares of Vistra Energy Corp. in a research report on Saturday, July 22nd. Tudor Pickering began coverage on shares of Vistra Energy Corp. in a research report on Monday, June 26th. They set a buy rating and a $21.00 price objective for the company. Finally, Barclays PLC began coverage on Vistra Energy Corp. in a report on Thursday, June 8th. They set an equal weight rating and a $16.00 price objective for the company. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of Buy and a consensus target price of $19.25.

Vistra Energy Corp. (NYSE VST) opened at 18.69 on Thursday. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $17.20 and its 200 day moving average price is $16.23. The company has a market capitalization of $7.99 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 10.94. Vistra Energy Corp. has a 52 week low of $0.01 and a 52 week high of $25.24.

Vistra Energy Corp. (NYSE:VST) last released its quarterly earnings data on Friday, August 4th. The company reported $0.01 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.04 by ($0.03). The business had revenue of $1.30 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $1.30 billion. On average, analysts predict that Vistra Energy Corp. will post $0.59 EPS for the current year.

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Several institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in VST. Koch Industries Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Vistra Energy Corp. in the second quarter valued at about $82,584,000. Brookfield Asset Management Inc. bought a new position in Vistra Energy Corp. during the second quarter worth about $1,226,917,000. Apollo Management Holdings L.P. bought a new position in Vistra Energy Corp. during the second quarter worth about $887,790,000. Vanguard Group Inc. bought a new position in Vistra Energy Corp. during the second quarter worth about $382,296,000. Finally, Franklin Resources Inc. bought a new position in Vistra Energy Corp. during the second quarter worth about $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.

Analyst Recommendations for Vistra Energy Corp. (NYSE:VST)

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