Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) : Cornerstone Financial Partners scooped up 27,861 additional shares in Valero Energy Corporation during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 3, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 57,607 shares of Valero Energy Corporation which is valued at $3,151,679.Valero Energy Corporation makes up approximately 1.10% of Cornerstone Financial Partners’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Rothschild Asset Management Inc reduced its stake in VLO by selling 73,135 shares or 13.14% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 483,329 shares of VLO which is valued at $26,442,930. Valero Energy Corporation makes up approx 0.46% of Rothschild Asset Management Inc’s portfolio.Advisory Services Network reduced its stake in VLO by selling 15,206 shares or 51.86% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 14,113 shares of VLO which is valued at $736,840. Valero Energy Corporation makes up approx 0.16% of Advisory Services Network’s portfolio.Shell Asset Management Co boosted its stake in VLO in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 10,100 additional shares and now holds a total of 49,155 shares of Valero Energy Corporation which is valued at $2,566,383. Valero Energy Corporation makes up approx 0.06% of Shell Asset Management Co’s portfolio.Lodestar Investment Counselil reduced its stake in VLO by selling 600 shares or 8.2% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 6,715 shares of VLO which is valued at $338,637. Valero Energy Corporation makes up approx 0.05% of Lodestar Investment Counselil’s portfolio. Summit Financial Wealth Advisors added VLO to its portfolio by purchasing 15,425 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $736,235. Valero Energy Corporation makes up approx 0.30% of Summit Financial Wealth Advisors’s portfolio.
Valero Energy Corporation opened for trading at $54 and hit $54.615 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $54.19, with a gain of 1.29% or 0.69 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 66,24,378 shares. Company has a market cap of $25,000 M.
On the company’s financial health, Valero Energy Corporation reported $1.07 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.08 according to the earnings call on Jul 26, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.99. The company had revenue of $19584.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $18667.34 million. The company’s revenue was down -22.0 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $2.66 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Valero Energy Corporation. Shares were Reiterated by Scotia Howard Weil on Jul 27, 2016 to “Sector Outperform” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 60 from a previous price target of $61 .Valero Energy Corporation was Downgraded by Tudor Pickering to ” Hold” on May 16, 2016.
Valero Energy Corp (Valero) is an international manufacturer and marketer of transportation fuels other petrochemical products and power. The Company’s refineries can produce conventional gasolines premium gasolines gasoline diesel fuel low-sulfur diesel fuel ultra-low-sulfur diesel fuel CARB diesel fuel other distillates jet fuel asphalt petrochemicals lubricants and other refined products. The Company markets branded and unbranded refined products through approximately 7400 outlets. The Company also owns 11 ethanol plants in the central plains region of the United States that primarily produce ethanol. The Company operates through two segments. The refining segment includes refining operations wholesale marketing product supply and distribution and transportation operations in the United States Canada the United Kingdom Aruba and Ireland. Its ethanol segment primarily includes sale of internally produced ethanol and distillers grains.