Teacher Retirement System of Texas bought a new position in Vistra Energy Corp (NYSE:VST) in the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund bought 70,535 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,292,000.
A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the business. Hodges Capital Management Inc. increased its holdings in Vistra Energy by 11.7% in the 4th quarter. Hodges Capital Management Inc. now owns 181,000 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,316,000 after purchasing an additional 19,000 shares in the last quarter. Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co. Ltd. acquired a new position in Vistra Energy in the 4th quarter worth about $640,000. Blue Sky Asset Management LLC acquired a new position in Vistra Energy in the 4th quarter worth about $196,000. American Century Companies Inc. increased its holdings in Vistra Energy by 70.1% in the 4th quarter. American Century Companies Inc. now owns 254,736 shares of the company’s stock worth $4,667,000 after purchasing an additional 104,936 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Meeder Asset Management Inc. acquired a new position in Vistra Energy in the 4th quarter worth about $644,000.
In other Vistra Energy news, Director Brian K. Ferraioli bought 5,750 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, December 15th. The stock was acquired at an average price of $17.27 per share, with a total value of $99,302.50. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. Also, insider Curtis A. Morgan bought 19,094 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, December 20th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $18.34 per share, with a total value of $350,183.96. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Insiders have purchased 39,944 shares of company stock valued at $725,156 in the last ninety days.
Shares of Vistra Energy Corp (VST) opened at $18.95 on Thursday. Vistra Energy Corp has a one year low of $14.50 and a one year high of $21.20. The company has a market capitalization of $8,131.94 and a P/E ratio of 19.77. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.69, a quick ratio of 1.92 and a current ratio of 1.98.
Vistra Energy (NYSE:VST) last released its earnings results on Monday, February 26th. The company reported $0.13 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.03 by $0.10. Vistra Energy had a positive return on equity of 6.15% and a negative net margin of 4.68%. The business had revenue of $944.00 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $1.82 billion. analysts forecast that Vistra Energy Corp will post 0.7 EPS for the current fiscal year.
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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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