Price Target Analysis of Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO)

Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) currently has a “Buy” signals on Composite indicators by TrendSpotter. While the Short-Term Technical Indicators for the stock on 7-Day Average Directional Indicator shows “Buy” signal. 10 – 8 Day Moving Average Hilo Channel shows “Hold” signal. While 20-Day Moving Average VS Current Price shows “Buy” Signal.

Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) lost -0.66 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $115.14. The stock traded with the average Volume of 3.38 Million at the end of last session.

Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) has the Market Capitalization of 50.23 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $126.98 and 52-Week Low of $ 64.22 and it touched its 52-week high on 06/04/18 and 52-Week Low on 08/18/17


The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $2.15/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $1.98/share. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $0.17/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of 8.6 Percent.

Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 4 analysts rated Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) as Buy, 0 analysts given Outperform signal, 1 reported Hold, and 1 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 3.12% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 1.41% and 15.73% respectively.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 8.4%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 19.3%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 8.7%.

Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 1.66% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 2.00% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, Valero Energy Corporation currently has a Weekly performance of -0.16%, monthly performance percentage is 8.25 percent, Quarterly performance is 0.57 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of 32.7% and Yearly Performance is 72.03 percent.

Company Profile:

Valero Energy Corporation, through its subsidiaries, is an international manufacturer and marketer of transportation fuels and other petrochemical products. Valero, a Fortune 50 company based in San Antonio, Texas, is an independent petroleum refiner and ethanol producer, and its assets include 15 petroleum refineries with a combined throughput capacity of approximately 3.1 million barrels per day and 11 ethanol plants with a combined production capacity of 1.4 billion gallons per year. The petroleum refineries are located in the United States (U.S.), Canada and the United Kingdom (U.K.), and the ethanol plants are located in the Mid-Continent region of the U.S. In addition, Valero owns the 2 percent general partner interest and a majority limited partner interest in Valero Energy Partners LP, a midstream master limited partnership. Valero sells its products in both the wholesale rack and bulk markets, and approximately 7,400 outlets carry Valero’s brand names in the U.S., Canada, the U.K. and Ireland.