Valero Energy Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:VLO)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE:VLO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 6 Hold Rating(s), 11 Buy Rating(s), 1 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.72)
Consensus Price Target: $73.14 (46.64% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE:VLO)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/14/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingHold$62.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/9/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/30/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingTop PickView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/20/2016Wolfe ResearchDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/12/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/16/2016Tudor PickeringDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/13/2016Erste GroupReiterated RatingBuy -> HoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/4/2016SimmonsReiterated RatingHold$66.00 -> $63.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/8/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetOverweight$93.00 -> $85.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/28/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.DowngradeStrong-Buy -> OutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/28/2016MacquarieLower Price TargetOutperform$69.00 -> $62.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/3/2016Bank of America Corp.UpgradeUnderperform -> Neutral$78.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/9/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetBuy$88.00 -> $87.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/29/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$72.00 -> $73.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/15/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuy$90.00 -> $100.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/16/2015ArgusUpgradeHold -> Buy$78.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/3/2015Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$55.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/22/2015Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$74.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/19/2015Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/5/2015Edward JonesDowngradeHold -> SellView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/30/2015Howard WeilBoost Price TargetOutperform -> Sector Outperform$53.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/23/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE:VLO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/26/2016ListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/3/2016Q116$0.66$0.60$14.25 billion$15.71 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/28/2016Q415$1.45$1.79$17.59 billion$18.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/28/2015Q315$2.66$2.79$18.77 billion$22.58 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/30/2015Q215$2.42$2.66$18.68 billion$25.12 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/28/2015Q115$1.67$1.87$15.37 billion$21.33 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/29/2015Q414$1.13$1.83$25.79 billion$27.86 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/4/2014Q314$1.57$2.00$31.58 million$24.41 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/30/2014Q214$1.65$1.22$32.16 billion$34.90 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/29/2014Q114$1.41$1.54$32.24 billion$33.66 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/29/2014Q413$1.42$1.78$30.85 billion$34.43 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/29/2013Q313$0.41$0.44$29.76 billion$36.14 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/23/2013Q2 2013$0.94$0.90$31.78 billion$34.03 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/30/2013Q1 2013$0.98$1.18$30.41 billion$33.47 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/29/2013Q4 2012$1.16$1.88$31.01 million$34.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/30/2012Q312$1.76$1.91$33.94 million$34.73 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/31/2012$1.44$1.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/1/2012$0.28$0.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/31/2012$0.37($0.21)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/1/2011$1.74$2.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/26/2011$1.44$1.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/26/2011$0.30$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/26/2011$0.35$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE:VLO)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$1.63$1.63$1.63
Q2 20162$3.13$3.17$3.15
Q3 20161$2.67$2.67$2.67
Q4 20162$0.88$0.93$0.91
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE:VLO)
Annual Dividend:$2.40
Dividend Yield:4.81%
Payout Ratio:33.71% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
59.41% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
42.70% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:37.80% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE:VLO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/12/2016quarterly$0.604.35%5/23/20165/25/20166/21/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/21/2016quarterly$0.602.95%2/5/20162/9/20163/3/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/28/2015quarterly$0.5011/19/201511/23/201512/17/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/13/2015quarterly$0.402.41%7/31/20158/4/20159/2/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/30/2015quarterly$0.402.72%5/11/20155/13/20156/10/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/23/2015quarterly$0.402/9/20152/11/20153/3/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/23/2014quarterly$0.282.26%11/17/201411/19/201412/17/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/29/2014quarterly$0.282.2%8/18/20148/20/20149/17/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/1/2014quarterly$0.251.73%5/19/20145/21/20146/18/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/24/2014quarterly$0.252.04%2/10/20142/12/20143/12/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/11/2013quarterly$0.232.23%11/25/201311/27/201312/18/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/25/2013quarterly$0.232.5%8/12/20138/14/20139/11/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/2/2013quarterly$0.202.16%5/20/20135/22/20136/19/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/23/2013quarterly$0.202.11%2/11/20132/13/20133/13/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE:VLO)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
2/24/2016R. Lane RiggsEVPSell10,060$60.00$603,600.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/24/2015R. Michael CrownoverEVPSell17,104$72.98$1,248,249.92View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/19/2015Stephen M WatersDirectorSell5,000$60.47$302,350.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/30/2015Stephen M WatersDirectorSell10,700$56.13$600,591.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/13/2015Donald L NicklesDirectorSell3,000$58.00$174,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/6/2015Stephen M WatersDirectorSell6,000$54.66$327,960.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/14/2014William R KlesseDirectorSell37,943$49.94$1,894,873.42View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/12/2014William R KlesseDirectorSell20,000$51.33$1,026,600.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/18/2014William R KlesseDirectorSell57,893$53.22$3,081,065.46View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/15/2014Susan Kaufman PurcellDirectorSell4,000$55.77$223,080.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/8/2014William KlesseDirectorSell45,182$56.80$2,566,337.60View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/2/2014Stephen WatersDirectorSell5,000$57.98$289,900.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/24/2014Donald NicklesDirectorSell9,400$54.17$509,198.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/19/2014William KlesseCEOSell51,659$54.57$2,819,031.63View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/18/2014William KlesseCEOSell80,000$54.69$4,375,200.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/14/2014Michael CiskowskiCFOSell102,907$54.01$5,558,007.07View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/10/2014William KlesseCEOSell133,926$52.72$7,060,578.72View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/22/2013Susan Kaufman PurcellDirectorSell2,010$41.77$83,957.70View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/5/2013Donald L NicklesDirectorSell10,000$45.63$456,300.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/27/2012Kimberly S BowersEVPSell69,291$33.21$2,301,154.11View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/4/2012Susan Kaufman PurcellDirectorSell4,250$32.15$136,637.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE:VLO)
DateHeadline
07/22/16 06:57 PMLeuthold Group LLC Decreased Stake in Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE:VLO) by $11.24 Million as Shares Declined - Press Telegraph
07/22/16 10:03 AMValero Energy Corporation Commo (VLO) Stake Up in Latest Report from Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.v.
07/21/16 07:30 PMIdentifying Analyst Research Reports To Consider: Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO), International Business ... - Review Fortune
07/21/16 03:41 PMValero (VLO) Q2 Earnings May Disappoint: Stock to Suffer? -
07/21/16 08:21 AMThe whale of a trade that investors could be about to miss out on -
07/20/16 05:44 PM3 Stocks Enterprising Investors Should Buy -
07/20/16 04:46 PMHas crude found a bottom? -
07/20/16 10:00 AMValero Energy (VLO) Ratings Affirmed by Fitch (VLP)
07/20/16 10:00 AMValero - Battered Stock Presents An Opportunity
07/19/16 07:19 PMOn Investments: This market tool can unearth turnaround candidates - Omaha World-Herald
07/19/16 07:19 PMFirst Citizens Bank & Trust Co Decreased Stake in Valero Energy Corp New (NYSE:VLO) by $4.58 Million as Shares ... - Consumer Eagle
07/19/16 07:19 PMValero Energy Corp (NYSE:VLO) approaching 52-week low, short interest decreasing - Street Report
07/19/16 04:59 PMFinal Trade: INTC, M, Airlines & VLO -
07/19/16 08:04 AMValero's Unit Gains Complete Ownership of Parkway Pipeline
07/18/16 06:25 AMShares of Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) Rally 4.63% - TheFounders Daily
07/15/16 08:07 AMHow Has Valero’s Stock Performed? -
07/14/16 07:23 PMValero buys out partner to gain full control of Parkway Pipeline
07/14/16 09:01 AMCalls look for rebound in Valero Energy -
07/14/16 08:45 AMKinder Morgan Inc. Continues Its Pipeline Purge -
07/14/16 04:24 AMValero’s Earnings Are Expected to Improve in 2Q16 -
07/14/16 04:24 AMWhat Does Valero’s Refining Margin Indicator for 2Q16 Suggest? -
07/13/16 07:28 PMValero Energy Corp (NYSE:VLO) near 52-week low, short interest surging - Street Report
07/12/16 07:22 PMValero Energy Corporation: Valero Acquires 100 Percent Ownership of Parkway Pipeline
07/12/16 07:22 PMValero Acquires 100 Percent Ownership of Parkway Pipeline
07/12/16 07:22 PMValero Energy (VLO) Unit Acquires Full Parkway Pipeline Ownership (KMI)
07/11/16 06:16 AMCompany Shares of Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) Drops by -7.19% - Trade Calls
07/10/16 06:16 AMLeuthold Group LLC Decreased Stake in Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE:VLO) by $11.24 Million as Shares Declined - Engelwood Daily
07/07/16 07:12 PMValero Energy Corporation (VLO) Falls 2.92% for July 07
07/07/16 09:50 AMCruel summer for US refiners as margins tank - Yahoo Finance
07/07/16 09:50 AMTwo Buzzers within Analysts Radar: Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) , First Majestic Silver Corp. (NYSE:AG) - Street Updates
07/06/16 07:37 PMNortek and Harmony Gold rise; Netflix and United skid - Chicago Daily Herald
07/06/16 04:05 PMWhat Do Valero’s Institutional Holdings Suggest? -
07/06/16 12:26 PMVLO Stock Crowded With Sellers - In trading on Wednesday, shares of Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE: VLO) entered into oversold territory, changing hands as low as $47.38 per share. We define oversold territory using the Relative Strength Index, or RSI, which is a technical analysis indicator used to measure momentum on a scale of zero to 100. A stock is considered to be oversold if the RSI reading falls below 30.
07/06/16 09:20 AMCan Valero Energy Maintain Its Impressive Dividend? - The nearly 5% yield is one of the highest in the refining industry.
07/06/16 06:05 AMNorinchukin Bank The Decreased Stake in Valero Energy Corp New (NYSE:VLO) by $3.76 Million as Shares Declined - Engelwood Daily
07/03/16 06:18 AM30 S&P 500 Dogs Break Par: 16 Up, 14 Down In June - Seeking Alpha
06/30/16 07:20 PMAnalyst's Notable Buzzers: Transocean Ltd. (NYSE:RIG) , Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) - Street Updates
06/30/16 06:34 PMCalifornia attorney general subpoenas refiners on gas prices -
06/30/16 03:20 PMEagle Ford companies see new opportunities from Panama Canal expansion -
06/30/16 09:50 AMValero Still A Good Investment
06/29/16 07:01 PMRevenue Estimates of the Stock: Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) - News Oracle
06/29/16 09:49 AMAnalyst Rating Update on Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) - Trade Calls
06/28/16 06:31 AMNext Weeks Broker Price Targets For Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) - Fiscal Standard
06/27/16 06:55 PMWhy Has Valero Stock Fallen 21% since the End of March?
06/27/16 06:05 AMShare Update and Earnings Review for Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) - Press Telegraph
06/24/16 05:40 PMHow Brexit could affect Valero's refinery in the UK -
06/24/16 01:50 PMValero Energy Corporation to Announce Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Results on July 26, 2016 - [at noodls] - SAN ANTONIO, June 24, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) today announced that it will host a conference call on July 26, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. ET to discuss second quarter earnings ...
06/23/16 03:43 PMBarnes & Noble, Macy's and Twilio leap, Red Hat falls -
06/23/16 09:42 AMValero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) Analyst Rating Consensus
06/23/16 09:21 AMUS stocks rise as Britons go to polls on EU membership -

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About Valero Energy Corp.

Valero Energy Corp. logoValero Energy Corporation (Valero), through Valero Energy Partners LP (VLP), owns, operates, develops and acquires crude oil and refined petroleum products pipelines, terminals, and other transportation and logistics assets. The Company operates in two segments: refining and ethanol. Its refining segment includes refining and marketing operations in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Aruba and Ireland. Its ethanol segment includes ethanol and marketing operations in the United States. VLP's assets include crude oil and refined petroleum products pipeline and terminal systems in the United States Gulf Coast and the United States Mid-Continent regions. Its refineries can produce conventional gasolines, premium gasolines, gasoline meeting the specifications of the California Air Resources Board (CARB), diesel, low-sulfur diesel, ultra-low-sulfur diesel, CARB diesel, other distillates, jet fuel, asphalt, petrochemicals, lubricants and other refined products.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing
  • Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: VLO
  • CUSIP: 91913Y10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $49.88
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $51.36
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $58.82
  • P/E Ratio: 6.92
  • P/E Growth: -1.47
  • Market Cap: $23.43B
  • Beta: 1.97
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.04 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.62 EPS
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Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE:VLO) Chart for Saturday, July, 23, 2016