Putting the Pedal to the Metal, Can This Stock’s Growth Continue: Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO)

Research brokerages are projecting Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) to grow at an accelerated rate over the next 5 years.  Wall Street analysts are looking for the company to grow 27.02% over the next year and 22.10% over the next five years.

EPS measures what each share is worth and also indicates how much money their sharehoders would gain if the company was to pay out all of its profits.  Valero Energy Corporation’s trailing 12- months EPS is 4.61.  Last year, their EPS growth was -38.20% and their EPS growth over the past five years was 6.00%.  


Let’s start off by taking a look at how the stock has been performing recently.  Over the past twelve months, Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO)’s stock was 18.08%.  Last week, it was -0.96%, 20.13% over the last quarter, and  24.99% for the past half-year. 

Over the past 50 days, Valero Energy Corporation stock was -1.85% off of the high and 19.97% removed from the low.  Their 52-Week High and Low are noted here.  -1.85% (High), 33.67%, (Low). 


Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO)’s performance this year to date is 18.08%.  The stock has performed -0.96% over the last seven days, 3.32% over the last thirty, and 20.13% over the last three months.  Over the last six months, Valero Energy Corporation’s stock has been 24.99% and 29.18% for the year.


Wall Street analysts are have a consensus analyst recommendation of 2.40 on the stock.  This is based on a 1-5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.  Brokerages covering the name have a $82.11 on the stock.

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