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.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for VET. The highest price target was 61.5, implying potential capital gains of 84.63 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 49, implying potential capital losses of 47.1 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 0 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised downwards by -29.38 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -10.46 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 2 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

VET has traded between a high of 44.95 and a low of 29.91 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 11.37 percent, and 25.9 percent below the high. 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's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.