Analyst Ratings for Vermilion Energy Inc. (VET)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Vermilion Energy Inc. (NYSE:VET) was awarded an average rating of Buy from investment analysts following the stock. A consensus rating of Buy was previously issued for VET last month.

15 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 12 gave VET a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 3 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 1 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

VET was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 61.5, which equates to a potential upside of 84.63 percent. The minimum price target given was 49, implying a possible loss of 47.1 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. That number becomes 0 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -29.38 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -10.46 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 2 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

In the trailing 52-weeks, VET hit 44.95 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 29.91. Today's price is 11.37 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 25.9 percent. VET has a P/E ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The VET value stock report compares VET to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of VET is $4.79 billion. VET is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.