MUFG Americas Holdings Corp Buys Shares of 12,330 Vistra Energy Corp (VST)

MUFG Americas Holdings Corp bought a new stake in Vistra Energy Corp (NYSE:VST) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor bought 12,330 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $226,000.

Other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Stifel Financial Corp bought a new stake in shares of Vistra Energy in the 3rd quarter valued at about $469,000. Lasry Marc acquired a new position in Vistra Energy in the 3rd quarter valued at about $63,643,000. Mackenzie Financial Corp acquired a new position in Vistra Energy in the 3rd quarter valued at about $2,080,000. CIBC Asset Management Inc acquired a new position in Vistra Energy in the 3rd quarter valued at about $269,000. Finally, Prudential Financial Inc. acquired a new position in Vistra Energy in the 3rd quarter valued at about $417,000.

In other Vistra Energy news, Director Brian K. Ferraioli bought 5,750 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, December 15th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $17.27 per share, for a total transaction of $99,302.50. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. Also, COO James A. Burke bought 13,500 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, December 12th. The shares were acquired at an average price of $18.24 per share, for a total transaction of $246,240.00. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. In the last 90 days, insiders have acquired 41,944 shares of company stock worth $763,514.

A number of brokerages recently commented on VST. Royal Bank of Canada reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $23.00 price target on shares of Vistra Energy in a research note on Thursday, February 1st. Guggenheim reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $23.00 price target on shares of Vistra Energy in a research note on Tuesday, January 23rd. SunTrust Banks set a $20.00 price target on shares of Vistra Energy and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, January 22nd. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Vistra Energy from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Sunday, January 21st. Finally, Wolfe Research upgraded shares of Vistra Energy from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Thursday, January 18th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $20.38.

Vistra Energy Corp (VST) opened at $18.83 on Tuesday. Vistra Energy Corp has a 52-week low of $14.50 and a 52-week high of $21.20. The stock has a market cap of $8,070.00 and a P/E ratio of 0.34. The company has a current ratio of 2.18, a quick ratio of 1.92 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.65.

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Vistra Energy Profile

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.

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