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Valero Energy - VLO Stock Forecast, Price & News

$134.12
-0.40 (-0.30%)
(As of 02/8/2023 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$132.59
$137.34
50-Day Range
$114.65
$149.96
52-Week Range
$79.65
$150.39
Volume
4.87 million shs
Average Volume
3.47 million shs
Market Capitalization
$51.71 billion
P/E Ratio
4.61
Dividend Yield
3.06%
Price Target
$148.87

Valero Energy MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.83 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
11.0% Upside
$148.87 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
2.87% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-7.86
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.87mentions of Valero Energy in the last 14 days
Based on 19 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$236,530 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
-28.44%
From $23.03 to $16.48 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.58 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

44th out of 236 stocks

Petroleum Refining Industry

4th out of 19 stocks

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About Valero Energy (NYSE:VLO) Stock

Valero Energy Corp. engages in the manufacture and marketing of transportation fuels and other petrochemical products. It operates through the following business segments: Refining, Ethanol and Renewable Diesel. The Refining segment consists of refining operations, associated marketing activities, and logistics assets that support its refining operations. The Ethanol segment includes its ethanol operations, associated marketing activities, and logistics assets that support its ethanol operations. The Renewable Diesel covers the operations of Diamond Green Diesel Holdings LLC. The company was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in San Antonio, TX.

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VLO Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 12/8 Dividend
11/16/2022
Dividend Payable
12/08/2022
Last Earnings
1/26/2023
Today
2/09/2023
Ex-Dividend for 3/16 Dividend
2/13/2023
Dividend Payable
3/16/2023
Next Earnings (Estimated)
4/25/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Petroleum refining
Sub-Industry
Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing
CUSIP
91913Y10
Employees
9,794
Year Founded
1980

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$148.87
High Stock Price Forecast
$174.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$116.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+11.0%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.83
Research Coverage
12 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$11.53 billion
Pretax Margin
8.68%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$176.38 billion
Cash Flow
$30.07 per share
Book Value
$48.43 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
385,369,000
Market Cap
$51.71 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.64

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Key Executives

  • Joseph W. GorderJoseph W. Gorder
    Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
  • R. Lane RiggsR. Lane Riggs
    President & Chief Operating Officer
  • Jason W. FraserJason W. Fraser
    Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Cheryl L. Thomas
    Chief Technology Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Gary K. Simmons
    Chief Commercial Officer & Executive VP













VLO Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Valero Energy stock right now?

12 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Valero Energy in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating, 9 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" VLO shares.
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What is Valero Energy's stock price forecast for 2023?

12 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Valero Energy's shares. Their VLO share price forecasts range from $116.00 to $174.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $148.87 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 11.0% from the stock's current price.
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How have VLO shares performed in 2023?

Valero Energy's stock was trading at $126.86 at the beginning of the year. Since then, VLO stock has increased by 5.7% and is now trading at $134.12.
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When is Valero Energy's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 25th 2023.
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How were Valero Energy's earnings last quarter?

Valero Energy Co. (NYSE:VLO) announced its earnings results on Thursday, January, 26th. The oil and gas company reported $8.45 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $7.45 by $1.00. The oil and gas company had revenue of $41.75 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $43.31 billion. Valero Energy had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 51.94% and a net margin of 6.54%. Valero Energy's revenue was up 16.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned $2.47 earnings per share.
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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 Tuesday, January 31st. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, February 14th will be given a dividend of $1.02 per share on Thursday, March 16th. This represents a $4.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.04%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, February 13th. This is a boost from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.98.
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Is Valero Energy a good dividend stock?

Valero Energy (NYSE:VLO) pays an annual dividend of $3.92 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.06%. The dividend payout ratio is 13.46%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, VLO will have a dividend payout ratio of 23.79% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What is Joe Gorder's approval rating as Valero Energy's CEO?

146 employees have rated Valero Energy Chief Executive Officer Joe Gorder on Glassdoor.com. Joe Gorder has an approval rating of 84% among the company's employees.

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).

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 Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (0.50%), LSV Asset Management (0.47%), Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.45%), Swiss National Bank (0.42%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.39%) and Bank of Montreal Can (0.28%). Insiders that own company stock include Gary K Simmons, Joseph W Gorder, R Lane Riggs and Randall J Weisenburger.
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How do I buy shares of Valero Energy?

Shares of VLO stock 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.
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What is Valero Energy's stock price today?

One share of VLO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $134.12.

How much money does Valero Energy make?

Valero Energy (NYSE:VLO) has a market capitalization of $51.71 billion and generates $176.38 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $11.53 billion in net income (profit) each year or $29.12 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Valero Energy have?

The company employs 9,794 workers across the globe.

Does Valero Energy have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Valero Energy: AIR BP-PBF DEL PERU SAC, BELFAST STORAGE LTD, CANADIAN ULTRAMAR COMPANY, COLONNADE TEXAS INSURANCE COMPANY LLC, COLONNADE VERMONT INSURANCE COMPANY, DIAMOND ALTERNATIVE ENERGY LLC, DIAMOND ALTERNATIVE ENERGY OF CANADA INC., DIAMOND GREEN DIESEL HOLDINGS LLC, DIAMOND GREEN DIESEL LLC, DIAMOND K RANCH LLC, DIAMOND OMEGA COMPANY L.L.C., DIAMOND SHAMROCK REFINING COMPANY L.P., DIAMOND UNIT INVESTMENTS L.L.C., DSRM NATIONAL BANK, ENTERPRISE CLAIMS MANAGEMENT INC., GCP LOGISTICS COMPANY LLC, GOLDEN EAGLE ASSURANCE LIMITED, HAMMOND MAINLINE PIPELINE LLC, HUNTWAY REFINING COMPANY, MAINLINE PIPELINES LIMITED, MAPLE ETHANOL LTD., MICHIGAN REDEVELOPMENT GP LLC, MICHIGAN REDEVELOPMENT L.P., MRP PROPERTIES COMPANY LLC, NECHES RIVER HOLDING CORP., NORCO METHANOL LLC, OCEANIC TANKERS AGENCY LIMITED, PARKWAY PIPELINE LLC, PENTA TANKS TERMINALS S.A., PI DOCK FACILITIES LLC, PICKARD PLACE CONDOMINIUM ASSOCIATION, PORT ARTHUR COKER COMPANY L.P., PREMCOR USA INC., PROPERTY RESTORATION L.P., PURE BIOFUELS DEL PERU S.A.C., PURE BIOFUELS HOLDINGS L.P., Parkway Pipeline, Premcor, Pure Biofuels Del Peru, SABINE RIVER HOLDING CORP., SABINE RIVER LLC, SAINT BERNARD PROPERTIES COMPANY LLC, SUNBELT REFINING COMPANY L.P., THE PREMCOR PIPELINE CO., THE PREMCOR REFINING GROUP INC., THE SHAMROCK PIPE LINE CORPORATION, TRANSPORT MARITIME ST. LAURENT INC., ULTRAMAR ACCEPTANCE INC., ULTRAMAR ENERGY INC., ULTRAMAR INC., Ultramar Diamond Shamrock, V-TEX LOGISTICS LLC, VALERO (BARBADOS) SRL, VALERO (PERU) HOLDINGS GP LLC, VALERO (PERU) HOLDINGS LIMITED, VALERO ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES DE MÉXICO S.A. DE C.V., VALERO ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES DE MÉXICO S.A. DE C.V., VALERO ARUBA ACQUISITION COMPANY I LTD., VALERO ARUBA FINANCE INTERNATIONAL LTD., VALERO ARUBA HOLDING COMPANY N.V., VALERO ARUBA HOLDINGS INTERNATIONAL LTD., VALERO ARUBA MAINTENANCE/OPERATIONS COMPANY N.V., VALERO BROWNSVILLE TERMINAL LLC, VALERO CANADA FINANCE INC., VALERO CANADA L.P., VALERO CAPITAL CORPORATION, VALERO CARIBBEAN SERVICES COMPANY, VALERO COKER CORPORATION ARUBA N.V., VALERO CUSTOMS & TRADE SERVICES INC., VALERO EAST BAY LLC, VALERO ENERGY (IRELAND) LIMITED, VALERO ENERGY ARUBA II COMPANY, VALERO ENERGY INC., VALERO ENERGY LTD, VALERO ENERGY PARTNERS GP LLC, VALERO ENERGY PARTNERS LP, VALERO ENERGY UK LTD, VALERO ENTERPRISES INC., VALERO EQUITY SERVICES LTD, VALERO FINANCE L.P. I, VALERO FINANCE L.P. II, VALERO FINANCE L.P. III, VALERO FOREST CONTRIBUTION LLC, VALERO GRAIN MARKETING LLC, VALERO H2 PIPELINE COMPANY LLC, VALERO HOLDCO UK LTD, VALERO HOLDINGS INC., VALERO INTERNATIONAL HOLDINGS INC., VALERO LIVE OAK LLC, VALERO LOGISTICS UK LTD, VALERO MARKETING AND SUPPLY (PANAMA) LLC, VALERO MARKETING AND SUPPLY COMPANY, VALERO MARKETING AND SUPPLY DE MÉXICO S.A. DE C.V., VALERO MARKETING AND SUPPLY DE MÉXICO S.A. DE C.V., VALERO MARKETING AND SUPPY INTERNATIONAL LTD., VALERO MARKETING IRELAND LIMITED, VALERO MKS LOGISTICS L.L.C., VALERO NEDERLAND COÖPERATIEF U.A., VALERO NEDERLAND COÖPERATIEF U.A., VALERO NEW AMSTERDAM B.V., VALERO OMEGA COMPANY L.L.C., VALERO OPERATIONAL SERVICES DE MÉXICO S.A. DE C.V., VALERO OPERATIONAL SERVICES DE MÉXICO S.A. DE C.V., VALERO OPERATIONS SUPPORT LTD, VALERO PARTNERS CCTS LLC, VALERO PARTNERS CORPUS EAST LLC, VALERO PARTNERS CORPUS WEST LLC, VALERO PARTNERS EP LLC, VALERO PARTNERS HOUSTON LLC, VALERO PARTNERS LOUISIANA LLC, VALERO PARTNERS LUCAS LLC, VALERO PARTNERS MCKEE LLC, VALERO PARTNERS MEMPHIS LLC, VALERO PARTNERS MERAUX LLC, VALERO PARTNERS NORTH TEXAS LLC, VALERO PARTNERS OPERATING CO. LLC, VALERO PARTNERS PAPS LLC, VALERO PARTNERS PORT ARTHUR LLC, VALERO PARTNERS SOUTH TEXAS LLC, VALERO PARTNERS TEXAS CITY LLC, VALERO PARTNERS THREE RIVERS LLC, VALERO PARTNERS WEST MEMPHIS LLC, VALERO PARTNERS WEST TEXAS LLC, VALERO PARTNERS WYNNEWOOD LLC, VALERO PAYMENT SERVICES COMPANY, VALERO PEMBROKESHIRE LLC, VALERO PEMBROKESHIRE OIL TERMINAL LTD, VALERO PLAINS COMPANY LLC, VALERO POWER MARKETING LLC, VALERO RAIL OPERATIONS DE MÉXICO S.A. DE C.V., VALERO RAIL OPERATIONS DE MÉXICO S.A. DE C.V., VALERO RAIL PARTNERS LLC, VALERO REFINING AND MARKETING COMPANY, VALERO REFINING COMPANY-ARUBA N.V., VALERO REFINING COMPANY-CALIFORNIA, VALERO REFINING COMPANY-OKLAHOMA, VALERO REFINING COMPANY-TENNESSEE L.L.C., VALERO REFINING-MERAUX LLC, VALERO REFINING-NEW ORLEANS L.L.C., VALERO REFINING-TEXAS L.P., VALERO RENEWABLE FUELS COMPANY LLC, VALERO SECURITY SYSTEMS INC., VALERO SERVICES INC., VALERO SKELLYTOWN PIPELINE LLC, VALERO TEJAS COMPANY LLC, VALERO TERMINAL HOLDCO LTD, VALERO TERMINALING AND DISTRIBUTION COMPANY, VALERO TERMINALING AND DISTRIBUTION DE MEXICO S.A. DE C.V., VALERO TEXAS POWER MARKETING INC., VALERO ULTRAMAR HOLDINGS INC., VALERO UNIT INVESTMENTS L.L.C., VALERO WEST WALES LLC, VRG PROPERTIES COMPANY, VTD PROPERTIES COMPANY, WARSHALL COMPANY LLC, and ZELIG COMMERCIAL INC..
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How can I contact Valero Energy?

Valero Energy's mailing address is ONE VALERO WAY, SAN ANTONIO TX, 78249. The official website for the company is www.valero.com. The oil and gas company can be reached via phone at (210) 345-2000, via email at investorrelations@valero.com, or via fax at 210-345-2646.

This page (NYSE:VLO) was last updated on 2/9/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff