Most Recent analysts Ratings: Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO)

Valero Energy (NYSE:VLO) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, January 31st.

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Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) is worth US$83.11 Billion and has recently risen 0.16% to US$56.87. The Stock now has a Weekly Volatility of 2.54% and Monthly Volatility of 1.91%. The Company has 52-week high of $71.4 and 52-week low of $46.88. Finally, Gideon Capital Advisors Inc. acquired a new position in Valero Energy during the fourth quarter worth about $458,000. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.04/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 5.2%. ING Groep NV boosted its position in Valero Energy Partners by 466.7% in the second quarter. The forecast of 12 surveyed investment analysts covering the stock advises investors to Buy stake in the company. The Company's assets include crude oil and refined petroleum products pipeline and terminal systems in the United States Gulf Coast and the United States Mid-Continent regions that are integral to the operations of the following Valero Energy Corporation (Valero) refineries, such as Port Arthur Refinery-Port Arthur, Texas; McKee Refinery-Sunray, Texas; Three Rivers Refinery-Three Rivers, Texas; Memphis Refinery-Memphis, Tennessee; Ardmore Refinery-Ardmore, Oklahoma; St. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 364,377 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $24,722,979.45. COP's institutional ownership was registered as 68.50%, while insider ownership was 0.02%. The company's 50 day moving average is $66.70 and its 200 day moving average is $61.47. The stock has an operating margin of 5.50% and a net profit margin of 3.00% This appreciation has taken its price 17.15% above the 52-week low. Valero Energy has a 1-year low of $46.88 and a 1-year high of $71.40.

Investment analysts at Jefferies Group issued their Q1 2018 earnings per share estimates for Valero Energy Partners in a report released on Thursday. The company reported $0.81 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.77 by $0.04. The firm had revenue of $92 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $89.82 million. The return on equity ratio or ROE stands at 11.2 percent while most common profitability ratio return on investment (ROI) was 10 percent. The business's quarterly revenue was up 10.3% compared to the same quarter past year. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is -1.72%. Investors of record on Wednesday, February 15th will be paid a $0.70 dividend. This is a positive change from Valero Energy's previous quarterly dividend of $0.60. Finally, Barclays PLC restated an "overweight" rating and issued a $55.00 price objective on shares of Valero Energy Partners in a report on Monday, February 6th. This represents a $2.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.12%. Valero Energy Corporation P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 13.48 and Forward P/E ratio of 10.63.

VLP has been the topic of several analyst reports. At the time of writing, the First Call consensus price target for the company is $73.22. Citigroup Inc. lowered Valero Energy from a "buy" rating to a "neutral" rating and set a $69.50 price objective on the a research note on Tuesday, January 17th.

On Feb. 14, 2017 Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) announced that Joe Gorder, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Valero Energy Corporation will present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Refining Conference on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. Therefore, stock prices are sometime established based on the expectations that prospective investors have for the future earnings power of the firm.

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