Large Inflow of Money Detected in Valero Energy Corporation

Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) : Mondays money flow data in Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) suggests that the bulls made the most of the weakness in the stock. The inflow of money into the stock on upticks was $48.31 million, whereas, $38.17 million worth of transactions were done on downticks. The ratio between the two, uptick and downtick stood at 1.27, in favor of the bulls. The total money flow into the stock was $10.14 million clearly indicating that the smart money has been buying into the stock on weakness.

In comparison, the money flow in block deals was $12.47 million. The total value of block trades done on upticks was $12.47 million. Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) fell $0.02 and traded at $54.33, down -0.04% for the day, over previous days close. On a weekly basis, the shares are 1.55% over the previous weeks close.


Shares of Valero Energy Corporation rose by 1.74% in the last five trading days and 10.39% for the last 4 weeks. Valero Energy Corporation is up 0.97% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -20.42%.

Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO): During Mondays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $54.38 and $53.86 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $54.71. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $54.52, notching a gain of 0.35% for the day. The total traded volume was 4,942,605 . The stock had closed at $54.33 on the previous day.

In a related news, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Crownover R. Michael, officer (EVP) of Valero Energy Corp/Tx, had unloaded 17,104 shares at an average price of $72.98 in a transaction dated on November 24, 2015. The total value of the transaction was worth $1,248,250.

Valero Energy Corp (Valero) is an international manufacturer and marketer of transportation fuels, other petrochemical products and power. The Companys refineries can produce conventional gasolines, premium gasolines, gasoline, diesel fuel, low-sulfur diesel fuel, ultra-low-sulfur diesel fuel, CARB diesel fuel, other distillates, jet fuel, asphalt, petrochemicals, lubricants, and other refined products. The Company markets branded and unbranded refined products through approximately 7,400 outlets. The Company also owns 11 ethanol plants in the central plains region of the United States that primarily produce ethanol. The Company operates through two segments. The refining segment includes refining operations, wholesale marketing, product supply and distribution, and transportation operations in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Aruba and Ireland. Its ethanol segment primarily includes sale of internally produced ethanol and distillers grains.

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