Valero Energy Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:VLO)

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: $55.28
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $52.28
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $56.67
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 8.88
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 10.61
  • P/E Growth: -1.59
  • Market Cap: $25.50B
  • Outstanding Shares: 461,340,000
  • Beta: 1.97
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE:VLO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 7 Hold Ratings, 14 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.73)
Consensus Price Target: $69.56 (25.82% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE:VLO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/23/2016Jefferies GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$66.00View Rating Details
8/22/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Boost Price TargetNeutral$48.00 -> $54.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweight$73.00View Rating Details
7/27/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingSector Outperform$61.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details
7/27/2016Howard WeilLower Price TargetSector Outperform$61.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details
7/14/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingHold$62.00View Rating Details
7/9/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/30/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingTop PickView Rating Details
6/20/2016Wolfe ResearchDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
6/12/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/16/2016Tudor PickeringDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
5/13/2016Erste GroupReiterated RatingBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
5/4/2016SimmonsReiterated RatingHold$66.00 -> $63.00View Rating Details
3/28/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.DowngradeStrong-Buy -> OutperformView Rating Details
3/28/2016MacquarieLower Price TargetOutperform$69.00 -> $62.00View Rating Details
3/3/2016Bank of America Corp.UpgradeUnderperform -> Neutral$78.00View Rating Details
2/9/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetBuy$88.00 -> $87.00View Rating Details
1/29/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$72.00 -> $73.00View Rating Details
1/15/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuy$90.00 -> $100.00View Rating Details
12/16/2015ArgusUpgradeHold -> Buy$78.00View Rating Details
12/3/2015Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$55.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details
10/22/2015Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$74.00View Rating Details
6/19/2015Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
3/5/2015Edward JonesDowngradeHold -> SellView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/26/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE:VLO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/26/2016Q216$1.03$1.07$16.79 billion$19.58 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q116$0.66$0.60$14.25 billion$15.71 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q415$1.45$1.79$17.59 billion$18.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315$2.66$2.79$18.77 billion$22.58 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$2.42$2.66$18.68 billion$25.12 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2015Q115$1.67$1.87$15.37 billion$21.33 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q414$1.13$1.83$25.79 billion$27.86 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2014Q314$1.57$2.00$31.58 million$24.41 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q214$1.65$1.22$32.16 billion$34.90 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q114$1.41$1.54$32.24 billion$33.66 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2014Q413$1.42$1.78$30.85 billion$34.43 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2013Q313$0.41$0.44$29.76 billion$36.14 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2013Q2 2013$0.94$0.90$31.78 billion$34.03 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q1 2013$0.98$1.18$30.41 billion$33.47 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2013Q4 2012$1.16$1.88$31.01 million$34.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2012Q312$1.76$1.91$33.94 million$34.73 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012$1.44$1.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2012$0.28$0.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2012$0.37($0.21)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011$1.74$2.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2011$1.44$1.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2011$0.30$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2011$0.35$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE:VLO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.32 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.21 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$1.63$1.63$1.63
Q2 20162$3.13$3.17$3.15
Q3 20162$0.96$2.67$1.82
Q4 20163$0.88$1.15$0.99
Q1 20171$1.34$1.34$1.34
Q2 20171$1.42$1.42$1.42
Q3 20171$1.31$1.31$1.31
Q4 20171$1.41$1.41$1.41
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE:VLO)
Annual Dividend:$2.40
Dividend Yield:4.34%
Payout Ratio:38.77% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
72.29% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
46.07% (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 Date
(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 TransactionDetails
2/24/2016R. Lane RiggsEVPSell10,060$60.00$603,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/24/2015R. Michael CrownoverEVPSell17,104$72.98$1,248,249.92View SEC Filing  
6/19/2015Stephen M WatersDirectorSell5,000$60.47$302,350.00View SEC Filing  
4/30/2015Stephen M WatersDirectorSell10,700$56.13$600,591.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015Donald L NicklesDirectorSell3,000$58.00$174,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/6/2015Stephen M WatersDirectorSell6,000$54.66$327,960.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2014William R KlesseDirectorSell37,943$49.94$1,894,873.42View SEC Filing  
11/12/2014William R KlesseDirectorSell20,000$51.33$1,026,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2014William R KlesseDirectorSell57,893$53.22$3,081,065.46View SEC Filing  
5/15/2014Susan Kaufman PurcellDirectorSell4,000$55.77$223,080.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2014William KlesseDirectorSell45,182$56.80$2,566,337.60View SEC Filing  
5/2/2014Stephen WatersDirectorSell5,000$57.98$289,900.00View SEC Filing  
3/24/2014Donald NicklesDirectorSell9,400$54.17$509,198.00View SEC Filing  
3/19/2014William KlesseCEOSell51,659$54.57$2,819,031.63View SEC Filing  
3/18/2014William KlesseCEOSell80,000$54.69$4,375,200.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014Michael CiskowskiCFOSell102,907$54.01$5,558,007.07View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014William KlesseCEOSell133,926$52.72$7,060,578.72View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Susan Kaufman PurcellDirectorSell2,010$41.77$83,957.70View SEC Filing  
2/5/2013Donald L NicklesDirectorSell10,000$45.63$456,300.00View SEC Filing  
12/27/2012Kimberly S BowersEVPSell69,291$33.21$2,301,154.11View SEC Filing  
12/4/2012Susan Kaufman PurcellDirectorSell4,250$32.15$136,637.50View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE:VLO)
DateHeadline logoTrade of the Day: Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) (NYSE:VLO) - August 26 at 9:23 AM
News IconValero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) from Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing – Todays Top Gains (NYSE:VLO) - August 24 at 7:53 PM logoCramer's Stop Trading: GRMN & VLO (NYSE:VLO) - August 24 at 11:10 AM logoJefferies Initiated Coverage On Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO), Valero Energy Partners LP (NYSE:VLP) With Buy Rating (NYSE:VLO) - August 23 at 8:15 PM logoBuy Valero Energy Stock Or Valero Energy Partners? What You Need to Know (NYSE:VLO) - August 23 at 1:06 PM logoVLO: Is the High Dividend Yield Safe? (NYSE:VLO) - August 23 at 12:37 PM logoValero's Board Okays Asset Sale by Affiliate to Partnership (NYSE:VLO) - August 23 at 12:37 PM logoEurope Gasoline/Naphtha-Gasoline cracks slide, exports cap losses (NYSE:VLO) - August 23 at 12:37 PM logoValero Energy Investment Thesis On Track, Says Credit Suisse (NYSE:VLO) - August 23 at 12:02 PM
News IconAnalysts Valuations For Two Stocks: Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO), Western Digital Corp (NASDAQ:WDC) - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:VLO) - August 22 at 8:04 PM logoValero Energy Partners buys terminal service assets in $325M drop-down (NYSE:VLO) - August 22 at 6:36 PM logoBRIEF-Valero Energy Partners announces acquisition of the Meraux, 3 rivers terminal services business for $325 mln (NYSE:VLO) - August 22 at 5:19 PM
News IconOil & Gas Refining & Marketing: Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) Position of the day (NYSE:VLO) - August 19 at 7:56 PM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) from Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing (NYSE:VLO) - August 16 at 8:12 PM
News IconUpdate on Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) for the day (NYSE:VLO) - August 12 at 8:16 PM
News IconHirtle Callaghan Co Lowers stake in Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) (NYSE:VLO) - August 12 at 11:27 AM logoU.S. Refiners Reap Rewards From Latin American Fuel Shortage (NYSE:VLO) - August 12 at 11:27 AM logoTrade of the Day: VLO Stock Takes a Major Bullish Turn (NYSE:VLO) - August 12 at 7:54 AM logoEurope Gasoline/Naphtha-Gasoline cracks slide as crude jumps (NYSE:VLO) - August 11 at 8:47 PM logoVALERO ENERGY CORP/TX Financials (NYSE:VLO) - August 11 at 8:47 PM logo3 Cheap Stocks You Can Buy Today (NYSE:VLO) - August 10 at 12:25 PM logoStock Market News for August 10, 2016 (NYSE:VLO) - August 10 at 11:23 AM logoValero Energy Corp.: A Long-Term Bargain - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:VLO) - August 9 at 11:36 AM logoHow Has Delek’s Implied Volatility Trended ahead of the 2Q16 Results? (NYSE:VLO) - August 9 at 11:36 AM
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News IconValero Energy Corporation 13.9% Potential Upside Now Implied by Scotia Howard Weil (NYSE:VLO) - July 28 at 11:32 AM logoValero Energy (VLO) Joseph W. Gorder on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSE:VLO) - July 28 at 11:32 AM logoHunt For Analyst Recommendations To Observe: Valero Energy ... - Review Fortune (NYSE:VLO) - July 27 at 8:36 PM logoRefiners Stuck in Gap Between Price and Profitability (NYSE:VLO) - July 27 at 8:05 PM logoGas Glut Gives Refiners Heartburn (NYSE:VLO) - July 27 at 6:05 PM logoValero CEO on EPA Biofuels Lawsuit: "We’re not going to give up the fight" (NYSE:VLO) - July 27 at 3:00 PM logoValero Downgrades Valero To 4 Stars (NYSE:VLO) - July 27 at 11:19 AM


Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE:VLO) Chart for Friday, August, 26, 2016

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