Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC grew its holdings in Vistra Energy Corp (NYSE:VST) by 86.9% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 25,663 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 11,934 shares during the period. Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC’s holdings in Vistra Energy were worth $607,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of VST. Voya Investment Management LLC grew its holdings in shares of Vistra Energy by 35.3% in the second quarter. Voya Investment Management LLC now owns 86,331 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,043,000 after acquiring an additional 22,502 shares during the period. Raymond James & Associates grew its holdings in shares of Vistra Energy by 5.9% in the second quarter. Raymond James & Associates now owns 225,781 shares of the company’s stock worth $5,342,000 after acquiring an additional 12,593 shares during the period. Nokota Management LP grew its holdings in shares of Vistra Energy by 70.0% in the second quarter. Nokota Management LP now owns 2,549,821 shares of the company’s stock worth $60,329,000 after acquiring an additional 1,050,000 shares during the period. AMP Capital Investors Ltd grew its holdings in shares of Vistra Energy by 231.6% in the second quarter. AMP Capital Investors Ltd now owns 174,266 shares of the company’s stock worth $4,121,000 after acquiring an additional 121,705 shares during the period. Finally, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund bought a new stake in shares of Vistra Energy in the second quarter worth $2,596,000.

NYSE:VST opened at $23.55 on Wednesday. Vistra Energy Corp has a 52-week low of $14.43 and a 52-week high of $24.81. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.40, a current ratio of 1.28 and a quick ratio of 1.10. The stock has a market cap of $12.36 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 24.53 and a beta of -0.17.

Vistra Energy (NYSE:VST) last released its quarterly earnings results on Monday, August 6th. The company reported $0.20 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.10 by $0.10. Vistra Energy had a positive return on equity of 6.72% and a negative net margin of 8.24%. The business had revenue of $2.57 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.51 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted ($0.06) earnings per share. Vistra Energy’s revenue for the quarter was up 98.6% on a year-over-year basis. equities research analysts predict that Vistra Energy Corp will post 1.37 EPS for the current year.

Several analysts recently commented on VST shares. Zacks Investment Research lowered Vistra Energy from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, August 15th. ValuEngine lowered Vistra Energy from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, August 13th. Finally, SunTrust Banks reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a $24.00 price objective on shares of Vistra Energy in a report on Monday, August 6th. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $24.25.

Vistra Energy Company Profile

Vistra Energy Corp., through its subsidiaries, engages in the integrated power business in Texas. The company operates through Wholesale Generation and Retail Electricity segments. The Wholesale Generation segment engages in the electricity generation, wholesale energy sales and purchases, commodity risk management, fuel production, and fuel logistics management activities.

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