Roll up the Sleeves! When the bell rang at previous close Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) was up 2.71%

At the end of the latest market close, Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) was valued at $53.44. In that particular session, Stock kicked-off at the price of $53.64 while reaching the peak value of $55.02 and lowest value recorded on the day was $53.64. The stock current value is $54.89.

Recently in News on July 30, 2020, Valero Energy Reports Second Quarter 2020 Results. Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE: VLO, “Valero”) today reported net income attributable to Valero stockholders of $1.3 billion, or $3.07 per share, for the second quarter of 2020 compared to net income of $612 million, or $1.47 per share, for the second quarter of 2019. Excluding the adjustments shown in the accompanying earnings release tables, adjusted net loss attributable to Valero stockholders was $504 million, or $1.25 per share, for the second quarter of 2020, compared to second quarter 2019 adjusted net income attributable to Valero stockholders of $665 million, or $1.60 per share. Second quarter 2020 adjusted results exclude the benefit from an after-tax lower of cost or market, or LCM, inventory valuation adjustment of $1.8 billion. You can read further details here

Valero Energy Corporation had a pretty Dodgy run when it comes to the market performance. The 1-year high price for the company’s stock is recorded $98.03 on 01/13/20, with the lowest value was $31.00 for the same time period, recorded on 03/18/20.

Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) full year performance was -27.05%

Price records that include history of low and high prices in the period of 52 weeks can tell a lot about the stock’s existing status and the future performance. Presently, Valero Energy Corporation shares are logging -46.18% during the 52-week period from high price, and 77.06% higher than the lowest price point for the same timeframe. The stock’s price range for the 52-week period managed to maintain the performance between $31.00 and $101.99.

The company’s shares, operating in the sector of Energy managed to top a trading volume set approximately around 3785793 for the day, which was evidently lower, when compared to the average daily volumes of the shares.

When it comes to the year-to-date metrics, the Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) recorded performance in the market was -41.39%, having the revenues showcasing -17.56% on a quarterly basis in comparison with the same period year before. At the time of this writing, the total market value of the company is set at 21.79B, as it employees total of 10222 workers.

The Analysts eye on Valero Energy Corporation (VLO)

During the last month, 16 analysts gave the Valero Energy Corporation a BUY rating, 3 of the polled analysts branded the stock as an OVERWEIGHT, 3 analysts were recommending to HOLD this stock, 0 of them gave the stock UNDERWEIGHT rating, and 0 of the polled analysts provided SELL rating.

According to the data provided on Barchart.com, the moving average of the company in the 100-day period was set at 58.48, with a change in the price was noted +6.88. In a similar fashion, Valero Energy Corporation posted a movement of +14.33% for the period of last 100 days, recording 4,586,954 in trading volumes.

Total Debt to Equity Ratio (D/E) can also provide valuable insight into the company’s financial health and market status. The debt to equity ratio can be calculated by dividing the present total liabilities of a company by shareholders’ equity. Debt to Equity thus makes a valuable metrics that describes the debt, company is using in order to support assets, correlating with the value of shareholders’ equity The total Debt to Equity ratio for VLO is recording 0.64 at the time of this writing. In addition, long term Debt to Equity ratio is set at 0.61.

Technical rundown of Valero Energy Corporation (VLO)

Raw Stochastic average of Valero Energy Corporation in the period of last 50 days is set at 29.55%. The result represents downgrade in oppose to Raw Stochastic average for the period of the last 20 days, recording 76.33%. In the last 20 days, the company’s Stochastic %K was 56.12% and its Stochastic %D was recorded 47.81%.

Considering, the past performance of Valero Energy Corporation, multiple moving trends are noted. Year-to-date Price performance of the company’s stock appears to be encouraging, given the fact the metric is recording -41.39%. Additionally, trading for the stock in the period of the last six months notably deteriorated by -19.12%, alongside a downfall of -27.05% for the period of the last 12 months. The shares increased approximately by 4.31% in the 7-day charts and went up by -2.56% in the period of the last 30 days. Common stock shares were lifted by -17.56% during last recorded quarter.