About 1.40M shares traded or Infinity% up from the average. Two Sigma Investments LP's holdings in Vermilion Energy were worth $1,012,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 55.75% of the company's stock. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC grew its stake in Vermilion Energy by 29.7% during the 4th quarter. Vermilion pays a monthly dividend of Canadian $0.23 per share, which provides a current yield of approximately 6.5%. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company lifted its holdings in shares of Vermilion Energy by 341.0% in the fourth quarter. They expect $0.13 EPS, down 53.57% or $0.15 from last year's $0.28 per share. Bank of Nova Scotia Trust Co. lifted its holdings in Vermilion Energy by 42.3% during the third quarter.
Several research analysts have weighed in on VET shares. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Vermilion Energy from a "strong sell" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $38.00 price target on the stock in a research note on Friday. Finally, JPMorgan Chase began coverage on Vermilion Energy in a report on Monday, February 12th. Sell-side analysts often produce target estimates for the companies that they track closely.
Among 18 analysts covering Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC), 13 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Barclays boosted their price target on shares of Vermilion Energy from C$51.00 to C$59.00 in a report on Wednesday, January 17th.
VET opened at $34.96 on Friday. Cibc Asset Management Inc who had been investing in Vermilion Energy Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $4.02 billion market cap company. The company has a current ratio of 0.72, a quick ratio of 0.67 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.83. The firm offers strategic advice and execution to owners, investors, and occupiers of real estate in connection with leasing; integrated property sales, and mortgage and structured financing services under the CBRE Capital Markets brand; and valuation services that include market value appraisals, litigation support, discounted cash flow analyses, and feasibility studies, as well as consulting services, such as property condition reports, hotel advisory, and environmental consulting. (TSE:VET) is awaited On April, 27., according to RTT. Wall Street predicts 88.89 % EPS growth as of April, 27. The company had revenue of $249.88 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $244.23 million.
The firm also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Monday, April 16th.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.98 in 2017 Q4. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 28th.
The Leverage Ratio of Vermilion Energy Inc.
Vermilion Energy Inc. acquires, explores, develops, and produces natural gas and crude oil in North America, Europe, and Australia.The firm is valued at $4.18 billion. As of December 31, 2017, it owned 74% interest in 330,900 net acres of developed land and 87% interest in 376,400 net acres of undeveloped land, as well as 375 net producing natural gas wells and 475 net producing oil wells in Canada; and 96% interest in 208,900 net acres of developed land and 99% interest in 379,800 net acres of undeveloped land in the Aquitaine and Paris Basins, as well as 332 net producing oil wells and 3 net producing gas wells in France.