The Vivint Solar (VSLR) Receiving Positive News Coverage, Report Finds

The Vivint Solar (VSLR) Receiving Positive News Coverage, Report Finds

Vivint Solar earned a media sentiment score of 0.35 on Accern’s scale.

Vivint Solar, Inc. reported its EPS as $-0.49 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $-0.58. A sell-side firm might have issued a buy report on the company.

According to Zacks, analysts expect that Vivint Solar will report full-year earnings of ($1.79) per share for the current fiscal year, with EPS estimates ranging from ($1.94) to ($1.64).

A number of brokerages have recently weighed in on VSLR.

05/04/2016 – Vivint Solar, Inc. had its “underperform” rating reiterated by analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 92.44 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.27, Consequently Vivint Solar Inc (NYSE:VSLR)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 10.92%, 5.96% respectively. After $0.23 actual EPS reported by First Horizon National Corp for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 21.74% EPS growth. Vivint Solar had a negative return on equity of 29.10% and a net margin of 36.54%. The business had revenue of $53.11 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $47.09 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted ($0.65) earnings per share. It fall, as 9 investors sold Vivint Solar Inc shares while 13 reduced holdings. The average volume for Altria Group, Inc.

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10/27/2014 – Citigroup began new coverage on Vivint Solar, Inc. giving the company a “neutral” rating. JMP Securities initiated the shares of VSLR in report on Thursday, September 8 with “Mkt Perform” rating. Credit Suisse maintained Vivint Solar Inc (NYSE:VSLR) on Friday, April 7 with “Hold” rating. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Vivint Solar from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $3.25 price target for the company in a report on Thursday, May 11th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. More interesting news about Vivint Solar Inc (NYSE:VSLR) were released by: Prnewswire.com and their article: “Vivint Solar to Relaunch Residential Solar Energy Services in Nevada” published on June 08, 2017 as well as Bizjournals.com’s news article titled: “Utah’s Vivint Solar expands into Colorado” with publication date: June 07, 2017. If you are accessing this report on another domain, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of U.S. and worldwide copyright law.

Vivint Solar, Inc. (VSLR) has the market capitalization of $609.21 Million.

Vivint Solar Inc (NYSE:VSLR) shares traded 1.85% up during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $5.5. If the stock price is unchanged its weighted alpha will be smaller.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Vivint Solar, Inc.is 18.4%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is -11.1%. The firm has a market cap of $630.28 million, a P/E ratio of 10.61 and a beta of -0.14. The company’s 50-day moving average is $3.20 and its 200-day moving average is $3.02. Also, CEO David Bywater sold 201,200 shares of Vivint Solar stock in a transaction on Friday, May 12th. The shares were sold at an average price of $3.06, for a total transaction of $140,760.00. It has outperformed by 12.61% the S&P500.The move comes after 5 months positive chart setup for the $670.39M company. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. The shares were sold at an average price of $2.84, for a total transaction of $571,408.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Morgan Stanley now owns 114,622 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $321,000 after buying an additional 36,694 shares in the last quarter. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 10.92% which for the week stands at 5.96%.

Hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the stock. IPG Investment Advisors LLC bought a new position in shares of Vivint Solar during the first quarter worth $112,000. Teachers Advisors LLC increased its stake in shares of Vivint Solar by 22.4% in the first quarter. Teachers Advisors LLC now owns 44,729 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $125,000 after buying an additional 8,197 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its position in Vivint Solar by 76.2% in the fourth quarter.

WARNING: “Vivint Solar, Inc“. Moreover, Beddow Capital Management Inc has 2.57% invested in the company for 185,390 shares.