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Last close prices updated as of Jan 27, 2023, 7:00 PM EST | USD | BATS BZX Real-Time Price
  • Last Close 143.21
  • Sector Energy
  • Industry Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing
  • Investment Style Large Value
  • Day Range 143.14  –  150.39
  • Year Range 79.65  –  160.16
  • Market Cap 55.2108 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 3.6 Mil /  4.0 Mil
  • Price / Sales 0.32
  • Price / Book 2.34
  • Forward Div Yield 2.83%
  • Trailing Div Yield 2.74%

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Valero Realizes Debt Target in Q4; Shares Look Overvalued but Supported by Near-Term Earnings

Allen Good Sector Strategist

Analyst Note

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Valero reported fourth-quarter earnings that exceeded market expectations as it continued to benefit from a favorable refining market, driven by continued strong distillate margins and widened crude spreads. Adjusted earnings increased to $3.2 billion during the first quarter from to $988 million the year before.

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Business Description

Valero Energy is one of the largest independent refiners in the United States. It operates 14 refineries with a total throughput capacity of 3.2 million barrels a day in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. Valero also owns 14 ethanol plants with capacity of 1.7 billion gallons of ethanol a year and holds a 50% stake in Diamond Green Diesel, which has capacity to produce 700 million gallons per year of renewable diesel.

One Valero Way
San Antonio, TX, 78249
Sector Energy
Industry Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing
Employees 9,813

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FAQs for Valero Energy Corp Stock

Yes. VLO has a forward dividend yield of 2.83%. See VLO’s full dividends and stock split history on the Dividend tab.
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VLO’s market cap is 55.21 Bil.
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VLO’s stock style is Large Value.
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VLO’s price/sales is 0.34.
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VLO’s price/forward earnings is 7.14.
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VLO’s price/book is 2.52.
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