NASDAQ:VTNR - Vertex Energy Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $15.00
  • Forecasted Upside: 236.32 %
  • Number of Analysts: 3
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 0 Hold Ratings
  • 3 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$4.46
▼ -0.23 (-4.90%)

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Analyst Price Target for VTNR

Analyst Price Target is $15.00
▲ +236.32% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 3 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Vertex Energy in the last 3 months. The average price target is $15.00, with a high forecast of $18.00 and a low forecast of $13.00. The average price target represents a 236.32% upside from the last price of $4.46.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 3 investment analysts is to buy stock in Vertex Energy. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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6/12/2020
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9/10/2020
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12/9/2020
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3/9/2021
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6/7/2021
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9/5/2021
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11/4/2021
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12/4/2021

Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
12/1/2021Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$13.00Medium
11/9/2021Craig HallumUpgradeBuy$18.00Medium
10/4/2021Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$14.00High
5/13/2021Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$2.00High
2/9/2021Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$1.50Low
8/12/2020HC WainwrightReiterated RatingBuy$4.00High
3/5/2020HC WainwrightReiterated RatingBuy$4.00High
12/9/2019HC WainwrightInitiated CoverageBuyHigh
9/13/2018Roth CapitalReiterated RatingNeutralHigh
8/23/2017Roth CapitalSet Price TargetHold$1.00High
3/11/2017Roth CapitalSet Price TargetHold$1.00Medium
(Data available from 12/4/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.85 (Buy)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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Current Sentiment

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Vertex Energy logo
Vertex Energy, Inc. engages in the recycle of industrial waste streams and off-specification commercial chemical products. The firm focuses on the recycle of used motor oil and other petroleum by-products. It operates through the following segments: Black Oil, Refining and Marketing and Recovery. The Black Oil segment collects and purchases used motor oil from third-party generators, established network of local and regional collectors and sells used motor oil to customers for use as a feedstock or replacement fuel for industrial burners. The Refining and Marketing segment manages the re-refinement of used motor oil and other petroleum by-products and sells the re-refined products to end customers. The Recovery segment includes a generator solutions company for the proper recovery and management of hydrocarbon streams as well as metals. The company was founded by Benjamin P. Cowart in 2001 and is headquartered in Houston, TX.
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Today's Range

Now: $4.46
Low: $4.36
High: $4.77

50 Day Range

MA: $5.12
Low: $4.36
High: $6.68

52 Week Range

Now: $4.46
Low: $0.61
High: $14.32

Volume

2,493,080 shs

Average Volume

5,679,414 shs

Market Capitalization

$282.25 million

P/E Ratio

N/A

Dividend Yield

N/A

Beta

1.76

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Vertex Energy?

The following equities research analysts have issued reports on Vertex Energy in the last year: Craig Hallum, Credit Suisse Group AG, Stifel Nicolaus, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for Vertex Energy?

3 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Vertex Energy in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $15.00, suggesting a possible upside of 236.3%. Craig Hallum has the highest price target set, predicting VTNR will reach $18.00 in the next twelve months. Credit Suisse Group AG has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $13.00 for Vertex Energy in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Vertex Energy?

Vertex Energy currently has 3 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe VTNR will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Vertex Energy.
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How do I contact Vertex Energy's investor relations team?

Vertex Energy's physical mailing address is 1331 GEMINI STREET SUITE 250, HOUSTON TX, 77058. The industrial products company's listed phone number is (866) 660-8156. The official website for Vertex Energy is www.vertexenergy.com.