Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) stock had a bullish inflow of $48.9 million worth of trades on uptick and an outflow of $44.34 million in downticks on Friday. The total uptick to downtick ratio stood at 1.1. The net money flow into the stock was $4.56 million. The money flow data, which is calculated as the dollar value of composite uptick minus the downtick trades indicated bullish. The block trades had a total money flow of $8.54 million. An inflow of $3.66 million block trade was recorded on downticks. $12.2 million of block trade during Uptick was observed, which shows continued buying by the smart money on every weakness. The total uptick to downtick ratio of block trades was 3.33 in favor of the bulls. However, Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) stock traded down $0.19 , and reached $49.88, a drop of -0.38% over the previous day. On a weekly basis, the stock is -0.12%, over the previous weeks close.
Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) has been rated by 11 research analysts. Fundamentally, the highest shorterm price forecast for the stock is expected to reach $82 and the lowest price target forecast is $47. The average forecast of all the analysts is $65.91 and the expected standard deviation is $9.22.
Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO): On Fridays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $50.06 with an intraday high of $50.28. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $49.33. However, the stock managed to close at $49.88, a loss of 0.38% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $50.07. The total traded volume of the day was 6,151,302 shares.
In a related news, Crownover R. Michael, officer (EVP) of Valero Energy Corp/Tx, unloaded 17,104 shares at an average price of $72.98 on November 24, 2015. The total amount of the transaction was worth $1,248,250, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
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.