Blue Sky Asset Management LLC acquired a new stake in Vistra Energy Corp (NYSE:VST) during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund acquired 10,680 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $196,000.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in VST. Brookfield Asset Management Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Vistra Energy during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $1,226,917,000. Stifel Financial Corp purchased a new stake in shares of Vistra Energy during the 3rd quarter worth approximately $469,000. Lasry Marc purchased a new stake in shares of Vistra Energy during the 3rd quarter worth approximately $63,643,000. Mackenzie Financial Corp purchased a new stake in shares of Vistra Energy during the 3rd quarter worth approximately $2,080,000. Finally, CIBC Asset Management Inc purchased a new stake in shares of Vistra Energy during the 3rd quarter worth approximately $269,000.

Vistra Energy Corp (NYSE:VST) opened at $18.53 on Thursday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.65, a quick ratio of 1.92 and a current ratio of 2.18. Vistra Energy Corp has a 12-month low of $14.50 and a 12-month high of $21.20.

VST has been the topic of several research analyst reports. Deutsche Bank raised Vistra Energy to a “buy” rating and set a $21.00 price target on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, October 31st. Bank of America initiated coverage on Vistra Energy in a research note on Tuesday, October 24th. They set a “buy” rating and a $22.00 price target on the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised Vistra Energy from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $20.00 price target on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, December 20th. Guggenheim reissued a “buy” rating and set a $23.00 price target on shares of Vistra Energy in a research note on Tuesday, January 23rd. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada restated a “buy” rating and set a $23.00 price objective on shares of Vistra Energy in a research report on Thursday, February 1st. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $20.38.

In other Vistra Energy news, CFO J William Holden III purchased 1,800 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, November 28th. The stock was bought at an average cost of $19.19 per share, for a total transaction of $34,542.00. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Also, Director Brian K. Ferraioli purchased 5,750 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction 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 disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Insiders have purchased a total of 47,344 shares of company stock valued at $864,164 over the last 90 days.

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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.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vistra Energy (NYSE:VST)

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