Vistra Energy Corp. (VST - Free Report) was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise nearly 6% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This stock, which remained volatile and traded within the range of $21.81 –$25.43 in the past one-month time frame, witnessed a sharp increase on Friday.
The move came after the company reported solid third-quarter 2018 results.
The company has seen two positive estimate revisions in the past few weeks, while its Zacks Consensus Estimate for the current quarter has also moved higher over the past few weeks, suggesting that more solid trading could be ahead for Vistra Energy Corp. So make sure to keep an eye on this stock going forward to see if this recent jump can turn into more strength down the road.
Vistra Energy currently has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) while its Earnings ESP is 0.00%.
Another stock worth considering in the Utilities sector is National Fuel Gas Company (NFG - Free Report) which carries a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy). You can see the complete list of today’s Zacks #1 Rank stocks here.
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