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Vermilion Energy Inc. (TSE:VET): The Best Of Both Worlds

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Vermilion Energy Inc. (TSE:VET) is a stock with outstanding fundamental characteristics. When we build an investment case, we need to look at the stock with a holistic perspective. In the case of VET, it is a dependable dividend payer with a a great history of delivering benchmark-beating performance. Below is a brief commentary on these key aspects. For those interested in understanding where the figures come from and want to see the analysis, take a look at the report on Vermilion Energy here.

Proven track record average dividend payer

Over the past few years, VET has more than doubled its earnings, with its most recent figure exceeding its annual average over the past five years. In addition to beating its historical values, VET also outperformed its industry, which delivered a growth of 11%. This is an optimistic signal for the future.

TSX:VET Income Statement, June 14th 2019

For those seeking income streams from their portfolio, VET is a robust dividend payer as well. Over the past decade, the company has consistently increased its dividend payout, reaching a yield of 10%, making it one of the best dividend companies in the market.

TSX:VET Historical Dividend Yield, June 14th 2019

Next Steps:

For Vermilion Energy, I've compiled three key aspects you should further research:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for VET’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for VET’s outlook.
  2. Financial Health: Are VET’s operations financially sustainable? Balance sheets can be hard to analyze, which is why we’ve done it for you. Check out our financial health checks here.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of VET? Explore our interactive list of stocks with large potential to get an idea of what else is out there you may be missing!

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