Vivint Solar, Inc. (NYSE:VSLR) is now up 94.08% compared to a 12-month low of $3.55. We have seen the price to move -4.83% lower and get settled at $6.89 on 6/11/2019. At recent session, it appeared stuck in a range of $6.75 to $7.3. This company shares are 37.88% off its target price of $9.5 and the current market capitalization stands at $831M. The recent change has given its price a 13.59% lead over SMA 50 and -7.39% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed 7.32% gains, 40.33% gains and 31.99% gains for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found VSLR’s volatility during a week at 5.37% and during a month it has been found around 5.88%.

Vivint Solar, Inc. (VSLR) Top Holders

Institutional investors currently hold around $802 million or 92.1% in VSLR stock. Look at its top three institutional owners: Blackstone Group L.P. owns $538.36 million in Vivint Solar, Inc., which represents roughly 64.78% of the company’s market cap and approximately 67.13% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Fmr Llc, which owns 14,028,753 shares of the stock are valued at $101.57 million. The third largest holder is Vanguard Group Inc, which currently holds $21.46 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 2.58% of its market capitalization.

Vivint Solar, Inc. 13F Filings

At the end of March reporting period, 52 institutional holders increased their position in Vivint Solar, Inc. (NYSE:VSLR) by some 5,761,173 shares, 37 decreased positions by 4,080,906 and 19 held positions by 100,870,589. That puts total institutional holdings at 110,712,668 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 11 new institutional investments totaling 1,897,814 shares while 15 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 2,877,358 shares.

Vivint Solar, Inc. (NYSE:VSLR) Insider Trades

Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. Vivint Solar, Inc. disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that CFO and EVP Russell Dana C has sold 4,210 shares of Vivint Solar, Inc. (VSLR) in the trading session dated Jun. 06, 2019. These shares are worth $28,418 and were traded at $6.75 each. The SEC filing shows that Dickson Paul S. performed a sale of 4,635 shares. The Chief Revenue Officer disposed these shares by way of transaction on Jun. 06, 2019. The company’s shares were given away at $6.76 per share worth to an income of some $31,333 to the account of Dickson Paul S..

COO, Christiansen Bryan, sold 410 common shares of Vivint Solar, Inc. (VSLR) in the open market. In a transaction dated Jun. 06, 2019, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $6.83, raking in a sum of $2,800. After this sale, 211,436 common shares of VSLR are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $1,456,794.

In the transaction dated Jun. 06, 2019, a great number of shares sold came courtesy the CEO; Bywater David disposed a total of 19,690 shares at an average price of $6.77, amounting to approximately $133,301. The insider now directly owns 1,131,107 shares worth $7,793,327.

Vivint Solar, Inc. (VSLR) Analyst Guide

Several analysts have released their opinion on Vivint Solar, Inc. (NYSE:VSLR), with 3 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Whereas 0 of them predict the stock is a hold. Also, there are 3 buy, 0 sell and 0 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 1.5 average brokerage recommendation [T1].