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Valvoline Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.12 (-0.48 %)
(As of 01/21/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $25.08
50-Day Range
MA: $23.44
52-Week Range
Now: $25.08
Volume1.94 million shs
Average Volume2.04 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.64 billion
P/E Ratio21.25
Dividend Yield1.98%
Valvoline Inc. manufactures, markets, and supplies, engine and automotive maintenance products and services. It operates through three segments: Quick Lubes, Core North America, and International. The company offers lubricants for passenger car, light duty, and heavy duty; antifreeze/coolants for original equipment manufacturers; functional and maintenance chemicals, such as brake fluids and power steering fluids, as well as specialty coatings for automotive and industrial applications comprising rust prevention and sound absorption; and oil and air filters for light-duty vehicles. It also provides windshield wiper blades, light bulbs, serpentine belts, and drain plugs. In addition, the company operates Valvoline instant oil change service centers. As of October 28, 2020, it operated and franchised approximately 1,500 quick-lube locations under the Valvoline Instant Oil Change brand in the United States and the Great Canadian Oil Change brand in Canada. The company also serves car dealers, general repair shops, and third-party quick lube locations, as well as through distributors. It has operations in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia Pacific, and Latin America. Valvoline Inc. was founded in 1866 and is headquartered in Lexington, Kentucky.
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Overall MarketRank

2.02 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

42nd out of 813 stocks

Miscellaneous Products Of Petroleum & Coal Industry

2nd out of 4 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous products of petroleum & coal



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.39 billion
Cash Flow$2.23 per share
Book Value($1.37) per share


Net Income$208 million


Market Cap$4.64 billion
Next Earnings Date2/3/2021 (Confirmed)
-0.12 (-0.48 %)
(As of 01/21/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Valvoline (NYSE:VVV) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Valvoline's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Valvoline's stock was trading at $17.47 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, VVV shares have increased by 43.6% and is now trading at $25.08.
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Is Valvoline a buy right now?

6 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Valvoline in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Valvoline stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Valvoline?

Wall Street analysts have given Valvoline 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 Valvoline wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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What is Larry J. Merlo's approval rating as Valvoline's CEO?

6,978 employees have rated Valvoline CEO Larry J. Merlo on Glassdoor.com. Larry J. Merlo has an approval rating of 37% among Valvoline's employees. This puts Larry J. Merlo in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

When is Valvoline's next earnings date?

Valvoline is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 3rd 2021.
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How can I listen to Valvoline's earnings call?

Valvoline will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, February 3rd 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 Valvoline's earnings last quarter?

Valvoline Inc. (NYSE:VVV) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 28th. The basic materials company reported $0.46 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.36 by $0.10. The basic materials company had revenue of $652 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $620.55 million. Valvoline had a negative return on equity of 121.96% and a net margin of 9.53%.
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How often does Valvoline pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Valvoline?

Valvoline declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 12th. Shareholders of record on Monday, November 30th will be given a dividend of $0.125 per share on Tuesday, December 15th. This represents a $0.50 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.99%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, November 27th. This is a positive change from Valvoline's previous quarterly dividend of $0.11.
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Is Valvoline a good dividend stock?

Valvoline pays an annual dividend of $0.50 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.98%. Valvoline has been increasing its dividend for 3 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Valvoline is 35.97%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Valvoline will have a dividend payout ratio of 32.47% next year. This indicates that Valvoline will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Valvoline issued on next quarter's earnings?

Valvoline updated its FY21 earnings guidance on Wednesday, October, 28th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.57-1.67 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.55. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.68-2.73 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.52 billion.

What price target have analysts set for VVV?

6 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Valvoline's stock. Their forecasts range from $21.00 to $26.00. On average, they anticipate Valvoline's stock price to reach $23.60 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.9%.
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Who are some of Valvoline's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Valvoline own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Valvoline investors own include Advance Auto Parts (AAP), VEREIT (VER), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Pfizer (PFE), Ashland Global (ASH), AbbVie (ABBV), AT&T (T), Ford Motor (F), Virtu Financial (VIRT) and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD).

Who are Valvoline's key executives?

Valvoline's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Samuel J. Mitchell Jr., CEO & Director (Age 60, Pay $2.47M)
  • Ms. Mary E. Meixelsperger, Chief Financial Officer (Age 61, Pay $1.24M)
  • Ms. Julie Marie O'Daniel, Sr. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 54, Pay $806.71k)
  • Mr. Craig A. Moughler, Sr. VP & Chief Supply Chain Officer (Age 63, Pay $705.25k)
  • Mr. Anthony R. Puckett, Sr. VP & Pres of QuickLubes (Age 59, Pay $774.23k)
  • Mr. Michael S. Ryan, Chief Accounting Officer & Controller (Age 53)
  • Mr. Sean T. Cornett, Sr. Director of Investor Relations & Communications
  • Ms. Heidi J. Matheys, Sr. VP & Chief Marketing Officer (Age 48)
  • Mr. Jonathan L. Caldwell, Sr. VP & Chief People Officer (Age 44)
  • Mr. Thomas A. Gerrald II, Sr. VP of Core North America (Age 57)

When did Valvoline IPO?

(VVV) raised $645 million in an initial public offering (IPO) on Friday, September 23rd 2016. The company issued 30,000,000 shares at a price of $20.00-$23.00 per share. BofA Merrill Lynch, Citigroup, Morgan Stanley, Deutsche Bank Securities, Goldman Sachs and J.P. Morgan served as the underwriters for the IPO and Scotiabank, BTIG, Mizuho Securities, PNC Capital Markets and SunTrust Robinson Humphrey were co-managers.

What is Valvoline's stock symbol?

Valvoline trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "VVV."

Who are Valvoline's major shareholders?

Valvoline's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Scharf Investments LLC (1.73%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.17%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%), HGK Asset Management Inc. (0.01%), First Hawaiian Bank (0.01%) and Sowell Financial Services LLC (0.01%). Company insiders that own Valvoline stock include Anthony R Puckett, Craig A Moughler, Frances E Lockwood, Heidi J Matheys, Jamal K Muashsher, Julie Marie O'daniel, Mary E Meixelsperger and Thomas A Gerrald II.
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Which major investors are selling Valvoline stock?

VVV stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Pacer Advisors Inc., and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold Valvoline company stock in the last year include Anthony R Puckett, Craig A Moughler, Frances E Lockwood, Heidi J Matheys, Jamal K Muashsher, Julie Marie O'daniel, and Thomas A Gerrald II.
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Which major investors are buying Valvoline stock?

VVV stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scharf Investments LLC, HGK Asset Management Inc., First Hawaiian Bank, Sowell Financial Services LLC, Diversified Trust Co, and Raymond James Trust N.A..
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How do I buy shares of Valvoline?

Shares of VVV 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 Valvoline's stock price today?

One share of VVV stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.08.

How big of a company is Valvoline?

Valvoline has a market capitalization of $4.64 billion and generates $2.39 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $208 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.39 on an earnings per share basis. Valvoline employs 8,800 workers across the globe.

What is Valvoline's official website?

The official website for Valvoline is www.valvoline.com.

How can I contact Valvoline?

Valvoline's mailing address is 100 VALVOLINE WAY, LEXINGTON KY, 40509. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 859-357-7777 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 1/22/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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