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Valero Energy Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.66 (-1.48 %)
(As of 09/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $43.92
50-Day Range
MA: $51.24
52-Week Range
Now: $43.92
Volume4.69 million shs
Average Volume4.92 million shs
Market Capitalization$17.91 billion
P/E Ratio16.96
Dividend Yield8.79%
Valero Energy Corporation operates as an independent petroleum refining and ethanol producing company in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland, and internationally. It operates through three segments: Refining, Ethanol, and VLP (Valero Energy Partners LP). 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, 2018, the company owned 15 petroleum refineries with a combined throughput capacity of approximately 3.1 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 that provides transportation and terminaling services. 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.4Community Rank: 2.9Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.54 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Petroleum refining
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Refining & Marketing



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$108.32 billion
Cash Flow$10.69 per share
Book Value$55.06 per share


Net Income$2.42 billion


Market Cap$17.91 billion
Next Earnings Date10/22/2020 (Confirmed)
-0.66 (-1.48 %)
(As of 09/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Valero Energy (NYSE:VLO) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Valero Energy's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Valero Energy's stock was trading at $54.42 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, VLO shares have decreased by 19.3% and is now trading at $43.92.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Valero Energy?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Valero Energy in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Valero Energy's next earnings date?

Valero Energy is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 22nd 2020.
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How can I listen to Valero Energy's earnings call?

Valero Energy will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, October 22nd 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) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 30th. The oil and gas company reported ($1.25) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($1.41) by $0.16. The oil and gas company earned $10.40 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $11.46 billion. Valero Energy had a net margin of 1.22% and a return on equity of 5.30%. Valero Energy's revenue was down 64.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $1.51 EPS.
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How often does Valero Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Valero Energy?

Valero Energy declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 16th. Investors of record on Tuesday, August 4th will be paid a dividend of $0.98 per share on Wednesday, September 2nd. This represents a $3.92 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 8.93%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, August 3rd.
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What price target have analysts set for VLO?

15 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Valero Energy's stock. Their forecasts range from $59.00 to $102.00. On average, they expect Valero Energy's stock price to reach $71.86 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 63.6% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Valero Energy?

Valero Energy saw a increase in short interest in September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totaling 9,210,000 shares, an increase of 11.9% from the August 31st total of 8,230,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 4,320,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.1 days. Approximately 2.3% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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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), NVIDIA (NVDA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Micron Technology (MU) 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 & Pres (Age 62)
  • Ms. Donna M. Titzman, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 56)
  • Mr. R. Lane Riggs, Exec. VP & COO (Age 53)
  • Mr. Gary K. Simmons, Sr. VP of Supply, International Operations & Systems Optimization (Age 54)
  • Mr. Lawrence Mark Schmeltekopf, Chief Accounting Officer & Sr. VP (Age 55)

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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.62%), BlackRock Inc. (8.17%), FMR LLC (2.46%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.81%), LSV Asset Management (1.49%) and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (1.44%). Company insiders that own Valero Energy stock include Joseph W Gorder, Randall J Weisenburger and Stephen M Waters.
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Which institutional investors are selling Valero Energy stock?

VLO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prudential Financial Inc., BlackRock Inc., AJO LP, Vanguard Group Inc., Conning Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Glenmede Trust Co. NA, and Man Group plc.
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Which institutional investors are buying Valero Energy stock?

VLO stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., Nordea Investment Management AB, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, FMR LLC, Ensign Peak Advisors Inc, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, and Alyeska Investment Group L.P.. 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 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 $43.92.

How big of a company is Valero Energy?

Valero Energy has a market capitalization of $17.91 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 9/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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