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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for VET. The most optimistic price target was 61.5, which equates to a potential upside of 84.63 percent. The lowest price target was 49, which equates to a potential downside 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.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 0 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -29.38 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes -10.46 percent.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 2 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 2 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

In the last 52-weeks, VET has achieved a high of 44.95 and a low of 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 will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.