Traders Revving Their Engines as Stock Reaches Most Active List: Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO)

Early action on shares of Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) puts the stock on today’s active list. At press time, the stock had seen a change of -1.46% from the opening price. Monitoring recent stock trading activity, the stock price has reached $61.56. Company shares have been recently noted at -12.98% off of the 52 week high and 34.03% away from the 52 week low. Narrowing in closer, the stock is -6.97% off of the 50 day high and 21.43% removed from the 50 day low.

Analyst Views

Sell side analysts that regularly cover the stock have provided price targets and recommendations on Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO). According to First Call, the consensus price target for the company is $64.19. The consensus recommendation provided by analysts is currently 2.10. This number is based on a scale from 1 to 5. Analysts rating the company a 1 or 2 indicate a Buy recommendation. Analysts rating the company a 4 or 5 indicate a Sell recommendation. Analysts rating the company a 3 indicate a Hold recommendation.

Past Stock Performance

Year to date performance for Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) sits at -6.04%. For the quarter, the stock has changed 15.35%. Monthly stock performance comes in at 9.84%. Looking a little bit closer, performance over the past week is -1.19%.

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