Vistra Corp (NYSE: VST) Becomes The New Buzzing Stock: Sports A Monthly Volatility Of 5.28%

Vistra Corp (NYSE:VST) does about 7.60M shares in volume on a normal day but saw 6422194 shares change hands in Friday’s trading. The company now has a market cap of 32.50B USD. Its current market price is $93.42, marking an increase of 0.27% compared to the previous close of $93.17. The 52 week high reached by this stock is $94.18 whilst the lowest price level in 52 weeks is $23.53.

Vistra Corp (VST) has a 20-day trading average at $75.98 and the current price is -0.81% off the 52-week high compared with 296.94% distance from its 52-week low. The 50-day simple moving average of the closing price is $70.07 and its 200-day simple moving average is $44.39. If we look at the stock’s price movements over the week, volatility stands at 5.97%, which decreases to 5.28% over 1 month. It is also key to look at other market indicators of price movement for the stock, where we see that the relative strength index (RSI) is at 79.19 to suggest the stock is overbought.

The consensus objective for the share price is $104.05, suggesting that the stock has a potential upside of 10.22% over the period.

The company shares received a number of brokerage firm price updates over the past month, with the latest being on April 18, 2024 when Janney initiated the stock to “Buy” and issued a price target of $82.

Vistra Corp (VST) stock is up 14.64% over the week and 29.75% over the past month. Its price is 142.52% year-to-date and 270.42% over the past year.

To reach the target analysts have set, the stock logically needs to grow 10.22 percent from here.

The company has a return on investment of 2.90% and return on equity of 13.98%. The price to earnings ratio (P/E ratio) amounts to 60.58 while the forward price to earnings ratio is 17.57. The beta has a value of 1.02. Price to book ratio is 10.24 and price to sales ratio is 2.23.