Valero Energy Corp. (VLO)

68.09
2.10 3.00
NYSE : Energy Minerals
Prev Close 70.18
Open 70.22
Day Low/High 68.05 / 70.50
52 Wk Low/High 31.00 / 101.99
Volume 2.83M
Avg Volume 6.60M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 407.70M
Market Cap 28.01B
EPS 5.80
P/E Ratio 71.56
Div & Yield 3.92 (5.60%)
Who's Set to Win from the U.S.-Mexican NAFTA Deal

Who's Set to Win from the U.S.-Mexican NAFTA Deal

These U.S. companies have major Mexican exposure.

How to Play Oil and Base Metals Amid Bearish Signals for Both

How to Play Oil and Base Metals Amid Bearish Signals for Both

Rather than an outright short on commodities, consider a spread bet between long energy and short base metals.

It's About to Get Serious for Oil Stocks: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly

It's About to Get Serious for Oil Stocks: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly

China's latest round of sanctions is about to make the pain real for many energy names.

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

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

Oil above $70 a barrel supports more infrastructure spending around exports.

3 Best Chip Stocks to Own After AMD's Monster Earnings Beat: Market Recon

3 Best Chip Stocks to Own After AMD's Monster Earnings Beat: Market Recon

Micron Technology, Intel and Lam Research are good buys on this heat in semiconductors.

Caterpillar and Red Hat Are Among 19 Big-Name Stocks Ready to Change Direction

Caterpillar and Red Hat Are Among 19 Big-Name Stocks Ready to Change Direction

These names are showing bullish or bearish reversal patterns over the past week.

This Portfolio Is Outperforming the S&P 500

This Portfolio Is Outperforming the S&P 500

Combining stock buybacks and dividend growth has been a fairly compelling, if not controversial technique that has worked well over the past year.

How to Play Oil's Big Rebound

How to Play Oil's Big Rebound

Crude has been rising since last June, and here are the names that I like here.

Sprint/T-Mobile Deal Shows M&A Is Firing Up

Sprint/T-Mobile Deal Shows M&A Is Firing Up

Companies have lots of repatriated cash to use on purchases.

4 Keys to Staying Alive in Tough Markets -- And How I'm Playing 3 Big Tech Names

4 Keys to Staying Alive in Tough Markets -- And How I'm Playing 3 Big Tech Names

KLA-Tencor, Microsoft and Intel all report earnings after the close Thursday.

Valero Energy: Who Says You Can't Make Money in Energy Stocks?

Valero Energy: Who Says You Can't Make Money in Energy Stocks?

VLO is breaking out to new highs.

15 Sectors to Buy on a U.S./Chinese Trade War (Part I)

15 Sectors to Buy on a U.S./Chinese Trade War (Part I)

These areas have little exposure to China, so buy them on any broad-market dip over U.S.-Chinese trade tensions.

This Portfolio of 14 Stocks Is Crushing the S&P 500

This Portfolio of 14 Stocks Is Crushing the S&P 500

All of the names are boosting dividends and share buybacks.

Why Value Investor Benjamin Graham Remains Relevant Today

Why Value Investor Benjamin Graham Remains Relevant Today

I still also use Graham-inspired stock screens, including one based on his 'stocks for the defensive investor' methodology.

The Really Big Money Rushes to Super Bowl

The Really Big Money Rushes to Super Bowl

This will be the ninth consecutive year when the big game tops that 100 million-viewers mark.

3 Game-Changing Areas Where Warren Buffett Should Spend Berkshire's Tax Windfall

3 Game-Changing Areas Where Warren Buffett Should Spend Berkshire's Tax Windfall

It is fitting that the next leader of Berkshire will be either Jain or Abel.

Putting Together a Shopping List for Saudi Aramco

Putting Together a Shopping List for Saudi Aramco

Aramco wants to almost double its refining capacity; here are some companies it could buy to do just that.

Saudi Aramco Seems to Be Looking to Buy Refineries Before IPO

Saudi Aramco Seems to Be Looking to Buy Refineries Before IPO

Saudi Aramco's efforts to bulk up its refining capacity before its planned initial public offering could be positive for global refiners.

4 Large-Cap Alternatives to General Electric for Yield-Hungry Investors

4 Large-Cap Alternatives to General Electric for Yield-Hungry Investors

There are many other attractive choices available for investors seeking decent yields.

Remember That Bumps in the Road Are Normal: Market Recon

Remember That Bumps in the Road Are Normal: Market Recon

The forces that artificially impacted the marketplace return to normal; so will the marketplace itself.

Jim Cramer Reveals the Stocks to Watch After Hurricane Harvey

Jim Cramer Reveals the Stocks to Watch After Hurricane Harvey

Hurricane Harvey stock plays.

Valero Energy Appears Fueled to Run Higher

Valero Energy Appears Fueled to Run Higher

Prices have been challenging the $70 area for months, but it looks like an upside breakout is possible.

Cramer: Let's Handicap Hurricane Harvey's Best Stock Bets

Cramer: Let's Handicap Hurricane Harvey's Best Stock Bets

On the long side, it would be national refiners, with Valero Energy at the top of the list; on the short side, it's the bedraggled oil producers.

Oil May Brush Off Hurricane Harvey, but It's Hard to Ignore the Fundamentals

Oil May Brush Off Hurricane Harvey, but It's Hard to Ignore the Fundamentals

This wouldn't be the first time players needed to be beaten over the head with a new trend before changing positions.

Boeing, Corning Are Winning in My Dividend Plus Buyback Portfolio

Boeing, Corning Are Winning in My Dividend Plus Buyback Portfolio

Brinker International? Not so much.

Jefferies Raises Valero Energy to Buy

Goldman Cuts Valero Energy to Neutral

Baker's Dozen Plus One Make Up My New Buyback/Dividend Growth Portfolio

Baker's Dozen Plus One Make Up My New Buyback/Dividend Growth Portfolio

Companies as diverse as Wendy's and Boeing are among the names big into stock buybacks and raising their payouts.

Don't Count on Political Windfalls for Refiners

Don't Count on Political Windfalls for Refiners

Playing stocks through the political prism is always a difficult game.