A Glimpse Into Insider Trading And Ownership At Valero Energy Corporation (VLO)

Thursday, 12 Oct, 2017

About 879,188 shares traded. Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) has declined 2.76% since October 10, 2016 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 19.67% the S&P500. Investors of record on Tuesday, May 2nd were paid a $0.4275 dividend. LBA Wealth Management LLC increased its holdings in Valero Energy Corporation by 0.6% during the 1st quarter. It is positive, as 50 investors sold VLO shares while 274 reduced holdings. First Personal Financial Services raised its position in shares of Valero Energy Corporation by 13.6% in the second quarter.

VLO's mean recommendation on Reuter's scale improved from 2.29 thirty days ago to 2.33 now, which indicates a hold consensus from the analyst community. Following the transaction, the chief financial officer now directly owns 67,413 shares in the company, valued at $4,913,059.44. Of those holders, 464 had increased positions amounting to 23.28 million shares, 399 had decreased positions amounting to 22.32 million shares, and 127 holders have a held position accounting for 317.01 million shares. (NYSE:PFE). Nadler Gp Incorporated stated it has 33,120 shares. The hedge fund held 200,000 shares of the television services company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $20.08 million, up from 140,900 at the end of the previous reported quarter. 600.08 million shares or 1.15% less from 607.09 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Edge Asset Management Inc. increased its holdings in Valero Energy Corporation by 26.2% during the 1st quarter. Cubist Systematic Strategies Ltd reported 0.11% stake. Alliancebernstein L P owns 5,483 shares. Csu Producer Resources Inc. owns 25,059 shares or 8.4% of their United States portfolio. Westwood Holding Gp accumulated 108,751 shares.

Shares of Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE VLO) opened at 77.37 on Wednesday.

Valero Energy Corporation had its "overweight" rating reiterated by analysts at Barclays. A 23 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while0 believe that investors should either steer clear of DVN or, if they already own its stock, sell it. The rating was upgraded by ValuEngine to "Buy" on Friday, May 26. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have assigned a hold rating and thirteen have issued a buy rating to the stock. The firm has "Sector Outperform" rating given on Wednesday, October 26 by Howard Weil. On Friday, September 15 the stock rating was initiated by Macquarie Research with "Neutral". Cowen and Company boosted their price objective on Valero Energy Corporation from $70.00 to $90.00 and gave the company an "outperform" rating in a research report on Thursday, September 28th. Citigroup has "Buy" rating and $68 target. The legal version of this story can be accessed at https://www.truebluetribune.com/2017/10/11/bank-of-nova-scotia-buys-9202-shares-of-valero-energy-corporation-vlo.html. The company was maintained on Friday, July 31 by RBC Capital Markets.

Among 37 analysts covering Time Warner Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPE), 29 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 13% are positive. Kimberly-Clark had 44 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Friday, September 30, the company rating was initiated by Mizuho. Credit Suisse downgraded the stock to "Neutral" rating in Tuesday, October 13 report. As per Friday, October 6, the company rating was downgraded by JP Morgan. The firm has "Buy" rating by S&P Research given on Thursday, August 6. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, July 17 by Citigroup. Guardian Life Insurance Co. of America now owns 1,746 shares of the oil and gas company's stock valued at $116,000 after buying an additional 11 shares during the last quarter.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.19 in 2017 Q2. Its down 0.05, from 1.34 in 2017Q1. Raymond James Ser Advsrs Inc accumulated 41,638 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Chickasaw Capital Ltd Liability holds 1.43% in Valero Energy Partners LP (NYSE:VLP) or 1.50 million shares.

ROI deals with the invested cash in the company and the return the investor realize on that money based on the net profit of the business. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 0.00 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 0.00. Ig Inv Mngmt Ltd has 138,500 shares for 0.11% of their portfolio. 340,532 were accumulated by Lazard Asset Management Limited Liability Corporation. Royal Commercial Bank Of Scotland Group Public Limited Co stated it has 0.07% in Pfizer Inc. Deutsche National Bank & Trust Ag holds 0.03% in Expedia Inc (NASDAQ:EXPE) or 296,012 shares. Gsa Capital Prns Llp holds 34,138 shares. River Road Asset Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 1.05% or 808,415 shares in its portfolio. 8,663 were reported by Pettyjohn Wood & White Inc.

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