Vermilion Energy Inc. [NYSE: VET] gained 0.57% or 0.05 points to close at $8.75 with a heavy trading volume of 2112819 shares. The company report on April 29, 2021 that Vermilion Energy Inc. Reports Voting Results of Annual General Meeting.
Vermilion Energy Inc. (“Vermilion”, “We”, “Our”, “Us” or the “Company”) (TSX: VET) (NYSE: VET) is pleased to announce the voting results from our annual meeting of shareholders held on April 28, 2021. A total of 40,454,887 common shares representing 25.46% of Vermilion’s issued and outstanding common shares were voted in connection with the meeting.
The vote on each matter was conducted by ballot. The manner in which the proxies were voted or ballots cast, as applicable, in respect of each matter is set out below.
It opened the trading session at $8.80, the shares rose to $8.92 and dropped to $8.70, the range by which the price of stock traded the whole day. The daily chart for VET points out that the company has recorded 102.08% gains over the past six months. However, it is still -310.8% lower than its most recent low trading price.
If we look at the average trading volume of 2.04M shares, VET reached to a volume of 2112819 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here is what top equities market gurus are saying about Vermilion Energy Inc. [VET]:
Stifel have made an estimate for Vermilion Energy Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Hold, with their previous recommendation back on May 05, 2021. The new note on the price target was released on March 10, 2021, representing the official price target for Vermilion Energy Inc. stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Vermilion Energy Inc. is set at 0.36, with the Price to Sales ratio for VET stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 1.33. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 0.99.
Trading performance analysis for VET stock
Vermilion Energy Inc. [VET] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -3.85. With this latest performance, VET shares gained by 8.43% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 102.08% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 96.19% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for VET stock in for the last two-week period is set at 53.47, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 50.26, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 54.86 for Vermilion Energy Inc. [VET]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 8.03, while it was recorded at 8.87 for the last single week of trading, and 5.65 for the last 200 days.
Vermilion Energy Inc. [VET]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Vermilion Energy Inc. [VET] shares currently have an operating margin of -16.79 and a Gross Margin at -7.69. Vermilion Energy Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -133.01.
Return on Total Capital for VET is now -5.14, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -40.97. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -89.82, with Return on Assets sitting at -30.42. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Vermilion Energy Inc. [VET] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 219.72. Additionally, VET Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 68.72, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 49.48. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 217.24, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 67.95.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Vermilion Energy Inc. [VET] managed to generate an average of -$2,031,361 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 5.60 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.23.
Vermilion Energy Inc. [VET]: An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Vermilion Energy Inc. posted -0.15/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0/share. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for VET. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Vermilion Energy Inc. go to 22.76%.
An analysis of insider ownership at Vermilion Energy Inc. [VET]
There are presently around $249 million, or 21.64% of VET stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of VET stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 4,353,943, which is approximately 2.318% of the company’s market cap and around 2.31% of the total institutional ownership; BANK OF NOVA SCOTIA, holding 2,434,262 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $21.3 million in VET stocks shares; and FIL LTD, currently with $21.14 million in VET stock with ownership of nearly New of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Vermilion Energy Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of April and at the time of the April reporting period, where 46 institutional holders increased their position in Vermilion Energy Inc. [NYSE:VET] by around 8,720,958 shares. Additionally, 47 investors decreased positions by around 4,660,297 shares, while 16 investors held positions by with 15,061,551 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 28,442,806 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. VET stock had 17 new institutional investments in for a total of 4,012,538 shares, while 15 institutional investors sold positions of 2,516,564 shares during the same period.