NYSE:VLO - Valero Energy Stock Price, News & Analysis

$78.47
-1.23 (-1.54 %)
(As of 08/20/2019 09:41 AM ET)
Today's Range
$78.37
Now: $78.4698
$79.46
50-Day Range
$75.02
MA: $81.77
$86.01
52-Week Range
$68.81
Now: $78.4698
$122.42
Volume48,192 shs
Average Volume3.45 million shs
Market Capitalization$32.52 billion
P/E Ratio10.65
Dividend Yield4.61%
Beta1.48
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Petroleum refining
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Refining & Marketing
SectorOils/Energy
CUSIP91913Y10
Phone210-345-2000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$117.03 billion
Cash Flow$12.5753 per share
Book Value$54.43 per share

Profitability

Net Income$3.12 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees10,261
Market Cap$32.52 billion
Next Earnings Date10/24/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Valero Energy (NYSE:VLO) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Valero Energy's stock symbol?

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

How often does Valero Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Valero Energy?

Valero Energy announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 18th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, August 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.90 per share on Wednesday, September 4th. This represents a $3.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.52%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, August 5th. View Valero Energy's Dividend History.

How will Valero Energy's stock buyback program work?

Valero Energy declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback plan on Wednesday, January 24th 2018, which allows the company to buyback $2,500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are generally a sign that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Valero Energy's earnings last quarter?

Valero Energy Co. (NYSE:VLO) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 25th. The oil and gas company reported $1.51 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.37 by $0.14. The oil and gas company earned $28.93 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $25.45 billion. Valero Energy had a net margin of 2.27% and a return on equity of 11.31%. Valero Energy's revenue was down 6.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $2.15 earnings per share. View Valero Energy's Earnings History.

When is Valero Energy's next earnings date?

Valero Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Valero Energy.

What price target have analysts set for VLO?

15 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Valero Energy's shares. Their predictions range from $81.20 to $122.00. On average, they anticipate Valero Energy's stock price to reach $105.4727 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 32.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Valero Energy.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for 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." View Analyst Ratings for Valero Energy.

Has Valero Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about VLO stock have been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Valero Energy earned a daily sentiment score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the oil and gas company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Valero Energy.

Are investors shorting Valero Energy?

Valero Energy saw a decrease in short interest in the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totalling 6,017,700 shares, a decrease of 8.9% from the June 15th total of 6,602,400 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 3,490,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.7 days. Currently, 1.5% of the company's stock are sold short. View Valero Energy's Current Options Chain.

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 Micron Technology (MU), Boeing (BA), AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Bank of America (BAC), Chevron (CVX), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

Who are Valero Energy's key executives?

Valero Energy's management team includes the folowing 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)

Who are Valero Energy's major shareholders?

Valero Energy's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.30%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.18%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.20%), LSV Asset Management (1.76%), Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (1.44%) and Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (1.45%). Company insiders that own Valero Energy stock include Joseph W Gorder, Michael S Ciskowski, Philip J Pfeiffer, Randall J Weisenburger and Stephen M Waters. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Valero Energy.

Which major investors are selling Valero Energy stock?

VLO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AQR Capital Management LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Prudential Financial Inc., Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, PointState Capital LP, Man Group plc, Russell Investments Group Ltd. and California Public Employees Retirement System. View Insider Buying and Selling for Valero Energy.

Which major investors are buying Valero Energy stock?

VLO stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Thoroughbred Financial Services LLC, Invesco Ltd., BlackRock Inc., Janus Henderson Group PLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Bahl & Gaynor Inc. and Morgan Stanley. Company insiders that have bought Valero Energy stock in the last two years include Randall J Weisenburger and Stephen M Waters. View Insider Buying and Selling for Valero Energy.

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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Valero Energy's stock price today?

One share of VLO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $79.70.

How big of a company is Valero Energy?

Valero Energy has a market capitalization of $33.03 billion and generates $117.03 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $3.12 billion in net income (profit) each year or $7.37 on an earnings per share basis. Valero Energy employs 10,261 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Valero Energy.

What is Valero Energy's official website?

The official website for Valero Energy is http://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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Valero Energy (NYSE VLO)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  817 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  628 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,445
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Valero Energy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VLO will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VLO will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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