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Valero Energy Corp (NYSE: VLO)

Community Rating: 4 Stars: Favorite

48.68 0.33 (0.68%)

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Today's Open $48.40
Previous Close $48.35
Daily Range $48.21 - $49.10
52-Week Range $33.20 - $59.69
Market Cap $26.0B
P/E Ratio 9.07
Dividend (Yield) $1.00 (2.1%)
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Volume 5,636,299
Average Daily Volume 9,222,827
Current FY EPS $5.68

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joryko (< 20)
Submitted December 23, 2011

Largely undervalued. Forward PE of 5.3, PEG of .17, and Book Value under 1. <br /><br />Forecasted EPS of $4 in 2012 with low end estimations coming in at $2.50. Even if they reported earnings on t … More

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SgtGlenn (9.56)
Submitted January 21, 2010

Oil refining is just a bad business to be in, particularly for an American company. As refiners go, Valero is up their with the worlds best brands, granted, but buying it today would be like buying GM … More

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Valero Energy Corp (VLO) Description

North America’s largest independent petroleum refiner and marketer, Valero takes fuel from the distiller to the gas pump. Website: http://www.valero.com/

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