NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Vasta Platform Limited (“Vasta” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: VSTA). Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at firstname.lastname@example.org or 888-476-6529, ext. 7980.
The investigation concerns whether Vasta and certain of its officers and/or directors have engaged in securities fraud or other unlawful business practices.
On or about July 31, 2020, Vasta conducted its initial public offering (“IPO”), selling approximately 18.6 million shares of stock priced at $19.00 a share, raising nearly $353 million in new capital. Then, on August 20, 2020, Vasta announced the Company’s financial results for the second quarter and the first half of 2020. Among other results, Vasta reported a second-quarter net loss of 54.9 million Reais and revenue of 120.23 million Reais, representing a revenue decline of 12.9% from the same period in the prior year.
On this news, Vasta’s stock price fell $1.63 per share, or 8.81%, to close at $16.88 per share on August 21, 2020.
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Robert S. Willoughby
888-476-6529 ext. 7980