Shares of Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) traded 0.79 points or 1.53% higher at $52.47.The total intraday money flow for the shares came in at a disappointing $(-14.23) million. The total upticks amounted to $39.36 million and the total downticks were approximately $53.6 million, with the up/down ratio of 0.73. On a different note, the shares have seen 1.47% price change during the week.In a block trade which occurred during the day, the stock had an inflow of $4.32 million in upticks and an outflow of $18.96 million in downticks. The up/down ratio for the block was found to be 0.23. The net money flow for the block transaction was $(-14.64) million.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.37% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 6.62%. The company shares have dropped 15.49% in the past 52 Weeks. On November 24, 2015 The shares registered one year high of $73.88 and one year low was seen on June 14, 2016 at $50.03. The 50-day moving average is $54.7 and the 200 day moving average is recorded at $61.94. S&P 500 has rallied 1.93% during the last 52-weeks.
Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO): During Tuesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $51.70 and $51.27 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $52.69. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $52.47, notching a gain of 1.53% for the day. The total traded volume was 4,809,473 . The stock had closed at $51.68 on the previous day.
Currently the company Insiders own 0.4% of Valero Energy Corporation shares according to the proxy statements. Institutional Investors own 82.48% of Valero Energy Corporation shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -1.35%. On the companys insider trading activities, 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.