Vermilion Energy Inc. (TSE:VET) has earned an average rating of “Buy” from the fourteen ratings firms that are presently covering the firm. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, two have issued a hold recommendation and six have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average twelve-month price target among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is C$52.65.
Several research analysts have issued reports on the company. Royal Bank Of Canada upped their price target on Vermilion Energy from C$43.00 to C$47.00 and gave the company a “sector perform” rating in a report on Wednesday, August 10th. RBC Capital Markets upped their price target on Vermilion Energy from C$43.00 to C$47.00 and gave the company a “sector perform” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 9th. FirstEnergy Capital upped their price target on Vermilion Energy from C$47.50 to C$53.00 in a report on Tuesday, August 9th. AltaCorp Capital upped their price target on Vermilion Energy from C$50.00 to C$52.00 in a report on Tuesday, August 9th. Finally, Scotiabank upped their price target on Vermilion Energy from C$52.50 to C$56.50 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 9th.
In other news, insider Mona Jean Jasinski sold 2,020 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, September 7th. The shares were sold at an average price of C$49.50, for a total value of C$99,990.00. Also, insider Curtis W. Hicks sold 10,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, September 8th. The stock was sold at an average price of C$50.00, for a total transaction of C$500,000.00.
Vermilion Energy (TSE:VET) opened at 50.82 on Friday. The firm’s market cap is $5.93 billion. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $48.22 and a 200-day moving average price of $43.17. Vermilion Energy has a one year low of $29.71 and a one year high of $51.25.
The business also recently declared a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, October 17th. Stockholders of record on Monday, October 17th will be paid a $0.215 dividend. This represents a $2.58 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 5.08%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, September 20th.
Vermilion Energy Company Profile
Vermilion Energy Inc (Vermilion) is a Canada-based international oil and gas producer. The Company is focused on the acquisition, development and optimization of producing properties in North America, Europe and Australia. The Company’s segments are Canada, which relates to its assets in Alberta and Saskatchewan; France, which relates to its operations in France in the Paris and Aquitaine basins; Netherlands, which relates to its operations in the Netherlands; Germany, which relates to its operations in Germany; Ireland, which relates to its non-operated interest in the Corrib offshore natural gas field; Australia, which relates to operations on the Wandoo offshore crude oil field; the United States, which relates to its operations in Wyoming in the Powder River Basin, and Corporate.
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