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Valero Energy Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.59 (+1.00 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $59.45
50-Day Range
MA: $57.66
52-Week Range
Now: $59.45
Volume3.00 million shs
Average Volume3.71 million shs
Market Capitalization$24.24 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield6.66%
Valero Energy Corporation manufactures and sells transportation fuels and petrochemical products in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland, and internationally. It operates through three segments: Refining, Ethanol, and Renewable Diesel. The company is involved in oil and gas refining, marketing, and bulk selling activities. It produces conventional and premium gasolines, gasoline meeting the specifications of the California Air Resources Board (CARB), diesel fuels, low-sulfur and ultra-low-sulfur diesel fuels, CARB diesel, other distillates, jet fuels, asphalts, petrochemicals, lubricants, and other refined petroleum products. As of December 31, 2019, the company owned 15 petroleum refineries with a combined throughput capacity of approximately 3.15 million barrels per day. It markets its refined products through wholesale rack and bulk markets; and through approximately 7,000 outlets under the Valero, Beacon, Diamond Shamrock, Shamrock, Ultramar, and Texaco brand names. The company also produces and sells ethanol, distiller grains, and corn oil primarily to refiners and gasoline blenders, as well as to animal feed customers. It owns and operates 14 ethanol plants with a combined ethanol production capacity of approximately 1.73 billion gallons per year. In addition, the company owns, operates, develops, and acquires crude oil and refined petroleum products pipelines, terminals, and other transportation and logistics assets. Further, it owns and operates a plant that processes animal fats, used cooking oils, and other vegetable oils into renewable diesel. The company was formerly known as Valero Refining and Marketing Company and changed its name to Valero Energy Corporation in August 1997. Valero Energy Corporation was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in San Antonio, Texas.
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Overall MarketRank

2.02 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

46th out of 668 stocks

Petroleum Refining Industry

6th out of 29 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 2.9Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Petroleum refining
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Refining & Marketing



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$108.32 billion
Cash Flow$11.61 per share
Book Value$55.06 per share


Net Income$2.42 billion


Market Cap$24.24 billion
Next Earnings Date1/28/2021 (Confirmed)
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Valero Energy (NYSE:VLO) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Valero Energy's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Valero Energy's stock was trading at $54.42 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, VLO stock has increased by 9.2% and is now trading at $59.45.
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Is Valero Energy a buy right now?

16 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Valero Energy in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 14 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Valero Energy stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Valero Energy?

Wall Street analysts have given Valero Energy a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Valero Energy wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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What is Joe Gorder's approval rating as Valero Energy's CEO?

146 employees have rated Valero Energy CEO Joe Gorder on Glassdoor.com. Joe Gorder has an approval rating of 84% among Valero Energy's employees.

When is Valero Energy's next earnings date?

Valero Energy is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, January 28th 2021.
View our earnings forecast for Valero Energy

How can I listen to Valero Energy's earnings call?

Valero Energy will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, January 28th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Valero Energy's earnings last quarter?

Valero Energy Co. (NYSE:VLO) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 22nd. The oil and gas company reported ($1.16) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($1.35) by $0.19. The oil and gas company had revenue of $15.81 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $14.79 billion. The company's revenue was down 42.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $1.48 EPS.
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How often does Valero Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Valero Energy?

Valero Energy announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 28th. Investors of record on Wednesday, November 18th will be given a dividend of $0.98 per share on Wednesday, December 9th. This represents a $3.92 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 6.59%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 17th.
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Is Valero Energy a good dividend stock?

Valero Energy pays an annual dividend of $3.92 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 6.66%. VLO has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of Valero Energy is 68.77%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for VLO?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Valero Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $37.00 to $102.00. On average, they expect Valero Energy's stock price to reach $67.07 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 12.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of Valero Energy's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Valero Energy own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Valero Energy investors own include AT&T (T), Pfizer (PFE), Intel (INTC), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Chevron (CVX), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

Who are Valero Energy's key executives?

Valero Energy's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Joseph W. Gorder, Chairman & CEO (Age 63, Pay $6.23M)
  • Mr. R. Lane Riggs, Pres & COO (Age 54, Pay $2.21M)
  • Mr. Jason W. Fraser, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 51, Pay $1.42M)
  • Mr. Gary K. Simmons, Exec. VP & Chief Commercial Officer (Age 55, Pay $1.47M)
  • Mr. Lawrence Mark Schmeltekopf, Chief Accounting Officer & Sr. VP (Age 56)
  • Ms. Cheryl Thomas, Sr. VP & CTO
  • Mr. John P. Locke, VP of Investor Relations & Communications
  • Mr. J. Stephen Gilbert, Disclosure & Compliance Officer and Sec.
  • Mr. Richard Joe Walsh, Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel
  • Mr. Richard F. Lashway, Sr. VP of Corp. Devel. & Strategy (Age 57)

What is Valero Energy's stock symbol?

Valero Energy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "VLO."

Who are Valero Energy's major shareholders?

Valero Energy's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Huntington National Bank (0.13%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.05%), Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.04%), Hexavest Inc. (0.04%), Spirit of America Management Corp NY (0.03%) and Adams Asset Advisors LLC (0.03%). Company insiders that own Valero Energy stock include Joseph W Gorder, Randall J Weisenburger and Stephen M Waters.
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Which major investors are selling Valero Energy stock?

VLO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Hexavest Inc., Welch & Forbes LLC, Avantax Advisory Services Inc., Pinnacle Financial Partners Inc., Pacer Advisors Inc., Viking Fund Management LLC, and Granite Investment Advisors LLC.
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Which major investors are buying Valero Energy stock?

VLO stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Westbourne Investment Advisors Inc., Summit Financial Wealth Advisors LLC, Deltec Asset Management LLC, Kestra Advisory Services LLC, Adams Asset Advisors LLC, Boenning & Scattergood Inc., Consolidated Investment Group LLC, and TIAA FSB. Company insiders that have bought Valero Energy stock in the last two years include Randall J Weisenburger, and Stephen M Waters.
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How do I buy shares of Valero Energy?

Shares of VLO can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Valero Energy's stock price today?

One share of VLO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $59.45.

How big of a company is Valero Energy?

Valero Energy has a market capitalization of $24.24 billion and generates $108.32 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $2.42 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.70 on an earnings per share basis. Valero Energy employs 10,222 workers across the globe.

What is Valero Energy's official website?

The official website for Valero Energy is www.valero.com.

How can I contact Valero Energy?

Valero Energy's mailing address is ONE VALERO WAY, SAN ANTONIO TX, 78249. The oil and gas company can be reached via phone at 210-345-2000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 1/24/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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