Analysts are on the Bearish side about Vivint Solar Inc (NYSE:VSLR) this week.

November 15, 2017 - By Stephen Andrade

 Analysts are on the Bearish side about Vivint Solar Inc (NYSE:VSLR) this week.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.52 in Q2 2017. Its down 0.91, from 2.43 in 2017Q1. It turned negative, as 12 investors sold Vivint Solar Inc shares while 11 reduced holdings. 16 funds opened positions while 19 raised stakes. 104.38 million shares or 0.85% more from 103.50 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported.
Parametric Port Limited Liability Co holds 0% of its portfolio in Vivint Solar Inc (NYSE:VSLR) for 67,619 shares. Nationwide Fund Advsrs has invested 0% in Vivint Solar Inc (NYSE:VSLR). 138,386 are held by Art Advsrs Lc. Morgan Stanley owns 0% invested in Vivint Solar Inc (NYSE:VSLR) for 269,482 shares. Amer Gru Incorporated accumulated 16,156 shares. Bancorporation Of America Corp De invested 0% of its portfolio in Vivint Solar Inc (NYSE:VSLR). New York-based Blackrock has invested 0% in Vivint Solar Inc (NYSE:VSLR). Voya Investment Management Ltd Company owns 15,429 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Creative Planning reported 0% in Vivint Solar Inc (NYSE:VSLR). New York State Common Retirement Fund holds 0% or 18,800 shares in its portfolio. Moreover, Geode Cap Llc has 0% invested in Vivint Solar Inc (NYSE:VSLR). Mitchell Capital Management Communications invested in 0.02% or 10,000 shares. Jane Street Lc, New York-based fund reported 10,972 shares. Millennium Management Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0% in Vivint Solar Inc (NYSE:VSLR). Schwab Charles Mgmt owns 71,013 shares or 0% of their US portfolio.

Since May 25, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 selling transactions for $347,314 activity. The insider Allred L. Chance sold $95,170. Dickson Paul S. sold $111,384 worth of stock or 36,400 shares.

Vivint Solar Inc (NYSE:VSLR) Ratings Coverage

Among 8 analysts covering Vivint Solar (NYSE:VSLR), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Vivint Solar had 19 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Deutsche Bank upgraded the shares of VSLR in report on Friday, May 27 to “Buy” rating. Goldman Sachs upgraded the shares of VSLR in report on Tuesday, June 20 to “Buy” rating. Bank of America reinitiated Vivint Solar Inc (NYSE:VSLR) on Wednesday, April 20 with “Underperform” rating. The stock of Vivint Solar Inc (NYSE:VSLR) earned “Outperform” rating by Oppenheimer on Tuesday, August 9. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse on Friday, April 7 with “Hold”. As per Wednesday, August 9, the company rating was downgraded by Deutsche Bank. The rating was reinitiated by Credit Suisse with “Neutral” on Thursday, November 3. The company was initiated on Thursday, September 8 by JMP Securities. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Thursday, March 17 by Credit Suisse. Goldman Sachs upgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Friday, October 7 report. Below is a list of Vivint Solar Inc (NYSE:VSLR) latest ratings and price target changes.

06/11/2017 Broker: Bank of America Rating: Buy New Target: $5.0
27/09/2017 Broker: Guggenheim Rating: Buy New Target: $5 Initiates Coverage On
09/08/2017 Broker: Oppenheimer Rating: Buy New Target: $7.0000 Maintain
09/08/2017 Broker: Deutsche Bank Rating: Hold New Target: $5.5000 Downgrade
20/06/2017 Broker: Goldman Sachs Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Buy Upgrade

It closed at $3.75 lastly. It is down 29.31% since November 15, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.61% the S&P500.

Vivint Solar, Inc. offers distributed solar energy, electricity generated by a solar energy system installed at or near customers’ locations, to residential customers. The company has market cap of $429.24 million. Through investment funds, the Company owns solar energy systems it installs and provides solar electricity pursuant to long-term contracts with its customers. It has a 10.08 P/E ratio. The Firm also sells solar energy systems outright to customers.

More notable recent Vivint Solar Inc (NYSE:VSLR) news were published by: Prnewswire.com which released: “Vivint Solar Begins Operations in Delaware” on November 02, 2017, also Fool.com with their article: “Why Vivint Solar Inc.’s Shares Plunged 16% Today” published on September 25, 2017, Fool.com published: “Vivint and the biggest charging network in the world” on September 14, 2017. More interesting news about Vivint Solar Inc (NYSE:VSLR) were released by: Fool.com and their article: “The transition residential solar is making” published on August 09, 2017 as well as Bizjournals.com‘s news article titled: “Utah’s Vivint Solar expands into Colorado” with publication date: June 07, 2017.

Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter.