For the readers interested in the stock health of Valero Energy Corporation (VLO). It is currently valued at $70.28. When the transactions were called off in the previous session, Stock hit the highs of $70.86, after setting-off with the price of $70.12. Company’s stock value dipped to $69.54 during the trading on the day. When the trading was stopped its value was $70.30.
Recently in News on April 8, 2021, Valero Energy Corporation Provides Guidance on First Quarter 2021 Results. Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) is providing preliminary estimated ranges for certain financial information reflecting market and operating conditions experienced during the first quarter of 2021. Valero expects to report a net loss attributable to Valero stockholders in the range of $2.05 to $1.81 per share for the first quarter of 2021. The company expects electricity and natural gas costs incurred primarily by its refining and ethanol business segments to be higher than expected for the first quarter of 2021 due to the impacts of Winter Storm Uri. The preliminary estimated impact of excess energy costs included in the range of net loss attributable to Valero stockholders noted above is $1.18 to $1.14 per share. These estimated excess energy costs are reflected in the table below. You can read further details here
Valero Energy Corporation had a pretty favorable run when it comes to the market performance. The 1-year high price for the company’s stock is recorded $84.39 on 03/11/21, with the lowest value was $54.78 for the same time period, recorded on 01/04/21.
Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) full year performance was 41.41%
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 -16.72% during the 52-week period from high price, and 98.31% 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 $35.44 and $84.39.
The company’s shares, operating in the sector of Energy managed to top a trading volume set approximately around 3911211 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 24.24%, having the revenues showcasing 19.85% 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 29.45B, as it employees total of 9964 workers.
Specialists analysis on Valero Energy Corporation (VLO)
During the last month, 14 analysts gave the Valero Energy Corporation a BUY rating, 2 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 1 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 64.70, with a change in the price was noted +14.61. In a similar fashion, Valero Energy Corporation posted a movement of +26.24% for the period of last 100 days, recording 4,164,462 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 0.78 at the time of this writing. In addition, long term Debt to Equity ratio is set at 0.74.
Trends and Technical analysis: Valero Energy Corporation (VLO)
Raw Stochastic average of Valero Energy Corporation in the period of last 50 days is set at 52.25%. The result represents improvement in oppose to Raw Stochastic average for the period of the last 20 days, recording 10.36%. In the last 20 days, the company’s Stochastic %K was 11.02% and its Stochastic %D was recorded 17.17%.
Now, considering the stocks previous presentation, multiple moving trends are noted. Year-to-date Price performance of the company’s stock appears to be pessimistic, given the fact the metric is recording 24.24%. Additionally, trading for the stock in the period of the last six months notably improved by 61.04%, alongside a boost of 41.41% for the period of the last 12 months. The shares increased approximately by -5.26% in the 7-day charts and went up by -14.73% in the period of the last 30 days. Common stock shares were driven by 19.85% during last recorded quarter.