Vermilion Energy Inc. (TSE:VET) had its target price boosted by Barclays PLC from C$59.00 to C$63.00 in a report released on Tuesday morning.

Other analysts have also issued reports about the company. BMO Capital Markets boosted their price objective on Vermilion Energy from C$52.00 to C$55.00 in a research note on Thursday, October 6th. Royal Bank Of Canada boosted their price objective on Vermilion Energy from C$43.00 to C$47.00 and gave the company a sector perform rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 10th. TD Securities boosted their price objective on Vermilion Energy from C$53.00 to C$54.00 and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 9th. Scotiabank boosted their price objective on Vermilion Energy from C$52.50 to C$56.50 and gave the company an outperform rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 9th. Finally, RBC Capital Markets boosted their price objective on Vermilion Energy from C$43.00 to C$47.00 and gave the company a sector perform rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 9th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and eight have issued a buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus price target of C$52.81.

Vermilion Energy (TSE:VET) opened at 53.41 on Tuesday. Vermilion Energy has a 52-week low of $29.71 and a 52-week high of $53.64. The company’s market cap is $6.23 billion. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $48.74 and its 200 day moving average price is $43.74.

The firm also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, October 17th. Shareholders of record on Monday, October 17th will be issued a $0.215 dividend. This represents a $2.58 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.83%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, September 20th.

In other Vermilion Energy news, insider Mona Jean Jasinski sold 2,020 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, September 7th. The stock was sold at an average price of C$49.50, for a total value of C$99,990.00. Also, insider Curtis W. Hicks sold 10,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, September 8th. The stock was sold at an average price of C$50.00, for a total value of C$500,000.00.

Vermilion Energy Company Profile

Vermilion Energy Inc (Vermilion) is a Canada-based international oil and gas producer. The Company is focused on the acquisition, development and optimization of producing properties in North America, Europe and Australia. The Company’s segments are Canada, which relates to its assets in Alberta and Saskatchewan; France, which relates to its operations in France in the Paris and Aquitaine basins; Netherlands, which relates to its operations in the Netherlands; Germany, which relates to its operations in Germany; Ireland, which relates to its non-operated interest in the Corrib offshore natural gas field; Australia, which relates to operations on the Wandoo offshore crude oil field; the United States, which relates to its operations in Wyoming in the Powder River Basin, and Corporate.

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