Vertex Energy, Inc (VTNR): Price and Financial Metrics

Vertex Energy, Inc (VTNR): $1.47

0.11 (+8.09%)

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VTNR Price/Volume Stats

Current price $1.47 52-week high $11.20
Prev. close $1.36 52-week low $1.32
Day low $1.36 Volume 1,788,500
Day high $1.50 Avg. volume 3,689,874
50-day MA $2.56 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $4.63 Market Cap 137.47M

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  • VTNR scores best on the Value dimension, with a Value rank ahead of 87.64% of US stocks.
  • VTNR's strongest trending metric is Stability; it's been moving up over the last 26 weeks.
  • VTNR ranks lowest in Sentiment; there it ranks in the 2nd percentile.

VTNR Stock Summary

  • The capital turnover (annual revenue relative to shareholder's equity) for VTNR is 12.8 -- better than 97.07% of US stocks.
  • With a price/sales ratio of 0.06, VERTEX ENERGY INC has a higher such ratio than merely 1.22% of stocks in our set.
  • In terms of twelve month growth in earnings before interest and taxes, VERTEX ENERGY INC is reporting a growth rate of 1,179.05%; that's higher than 99.16% of US stocks.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to VERTEX ENERGY INC are UGP, GGB, ADNT, TPC, and AEY.
  • Visit VTNR's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

VTNR Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Energy stock, VTNR's price/sales ratio is 92.59% lower, now standing at 0.1.
  • VTNR's EV/EBIT ratio has moved up 6.5 over the prior 176 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for VTNR.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
VTNR 2023-12-28 0.1 1.3 8.9 5.5
VTNR 2023-12-27 0.1 1.3 9.4 5.7
VTNR 2023-12-26 0.1 1.4 9.7 5.7
VTNR 2023-12-22 0.1 1.3 9.4 5.7
VTNR 2023-12-21 0.1 1.3 9.5 5.7
VTNR 2023-12-20 0.1 1.3 9.0 5.6

VTNR Growth Metrics

    Its 3 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at -18.39%.
  • Its 5 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 224.84%.
  • Its year over year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -26.78%.
VTNR's revenue has moved up $1,672,491,859 over the prior 15 months.

The table below shows VTNR's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 1,873.222 24.73848 -58.84959
2022-06-30 1,091.988 -83.55752 -73.13877
2022-03-31 165.3441 3.503805 -26.20914
2021-12-31 115.7814 9.6827 -20.60526
2021-09-30 192.3207 -9.122358 -17.15194
2021-06-30 200.7298 1.257653 -29.44063

VTNR's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • VTNR has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 57.35% of graded US stocks.
  • VTNR's asset turnover comes in at 1.577 -- ranking 7th of 137 Petroleum and Natural Gas stocks.
  • VNOM, HUSA, and DMLP are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with VTNR.

The table below shows VTNR's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 1.577 0.171 -0.188
2021-03-31 1.257 0.144 -0.104
2020-12-31 1.085 0.120 -0.088
2020-09-30 1.108 0.182 -0.045
2020-06-30 1.121 0.185 -0.029
2020-03-31 1.326 0.209 0.040

VTNR Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of VTNR, see our VTNR price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $22.33 Average Broker Recommendation 1.33 (Strong Buy)

Vertex Energy, Inc (VTNR) Company Bio

Vertex Energy Inc. is a middle market consolidator, refiner and re-refiner of distressed petroleum streams, such as used oil, transmix, fuel oils and off-specification commercial chemical products.

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Are Investors Undervaluing Vertex Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:VTNR) By 41%?

Key Insights Using the 2 Stage Free Cash Flow to Equity, Vertex Energy fair value estimate is US$5.88 Vertex Energy is...

Yahoo | December 20, 2023

Vertex Energy Meets Renewable Fuel Standard Revised Annual Compliance Report Filing Deadline of December 1, 2023, for Calendar Year 2022

HOUSTON, December 05, 2023--Vertex Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: VTNR) ("Vertex" or the "Company"), a leading specialty refiner and marketer of high-quality refined products, today announced that Vertex Refining Alabama LLC, the owner and operator of the Mobile Refinery, located in Mobile, Alabama, has filed its annual compliance report for calendar year (CY) 2022 under the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS), in accordance with the December 1, 2023 filing deadline and s

Yahoo | December 5, 2023

Remembering Board Member Chris Stratton: A Tribute to His Legacy and Contributions

HOUSTON, November 22, 2023--Vertex Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: VTNR) ("Vertex" or the "Company") today pays tribute to the enduring legacy of Chris Stratton, esteemed member of our Board of Directors, who passed away on November 16th.

Yahoo | November 22, 2023

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Tyrik Torres on InvestorPlace | November 21, 2023

Insider Sell Alert: Director Christopher Stratton Sells 100,000 Shares of Vertex Energy Inc (VTNR)

In a notable insider transaction, Director Christopher Stratton has parted with 100,000 shares of Vertex Energy Inc (NASDAQ:VTNR), a significant move that has caught the attention of investors and market analysts.

Yahoo | November 14, 2023

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VTNR Price Returns

1-mo -32.26%
3-mo -63.25%
6-mo -70.18%
1-year -79.95%
3-year -41.43%
5-year 36.11%
YTD -56.64%
2023 -45.32%
2022 36.87%
2021 536.41%
2020 -53.78%
2019 50.98%

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