Valero Energy Corp. (VLO)

83.60
0.71 0.84
NYSE : Energy Minerals
Prev Close 84.31
Open 84.32
Day Low/High 82.63 / 84.44
52 Wk Low/High 68.81 / 120.72
Volume 2.48M
Avg Volume 3.27M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 414.40M
Market Cap 34.94B
EPS 7.30
P/E Ratio 312.26
Div & Yield 3.60 (4.25%)
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Energy Stocks in Focus on 'Mad Money' - Valero Looks Promising

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Valero Energy Upgraded at Credit Suisse

Valero Energy Looks Like It Has the Energy to Stage a Rebound Rally

Valero Energy Looks Like It Has the Energy to Stage a Rebound Rally

Valero looks oversold enough to generate a rebound rally.

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Valero Energy Stock Is Ready for Its Next Move to the Upside

Valero Energy Stock Is Ready for Its Next Move to the Upside

Our latest strategy for trading VLO shares.

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I recognize that the struggle is the risk to owning value, and not the other way around.

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Oil Prices Supported by Geopolitical Risk, Trade War Talk, and Mideast Tensions

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