Technical Analysis for VLO - Valero Energy Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
A 77.59 1.25% 0.96
VLO closed down 1.5 percent on Tuesday, March 2, 2021, on 86 percent of normal volume. Due to the stock's strong uptrend, it may remain overbought for a while. So, if you're looking for a reason to sell, don't put too much weight on it being overbought.

Trend Table & Recent EOD Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Strong Up Up Up
Historical VLO trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Wide Bands Range Expansion 1.25%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 1.25%
NR7 Range Contraction -0.27%
Wide Bands Range Expansion -0.27%
Overbought Stochastic Strength -0.27%
Slingshot Bullish Bullish Swing Setup 0.79%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 0.79%
Wide Bands Range Expansion 0.79%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.79%
New 52 Week High Strength -0.72%
Older End-of-Day Signals for VLO ...

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Alert Time
New 52 Week High about 3 hours ago
Up 1 ATR about 3 hours ago
Up 3% about 4 hours ago
Rose Above Previous Day's High about 4 hours ago
60 Minute Opening Range Breakout about 5 hours ago
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Valero Energy Corporation Description

Valero Energy Corporation operates as an independent petroleum refining and marketing company. The company operates through three segments: Refining, Ethanol, and Retail. The Refining segment engages in refining, wholesale marketing, product supply and distribution, and transportation operations. It produces conventional gasoline, distillates, jet fuel, asphalt, petrochemicals, lubricants, and other refined products. This segment also offers conventional blendstock for oxygenate blending, reformulated gasoline blendstock for oxygenate blending, gasoline meeting the specifications of the California Air Resources Board (CARB), CARB diesel fuel, and low-sulfur and ultra-low-sulfur diesel fuel. The Ethanol segment produces ethanol and distillers grains. The Retail segment sells motor fuels at convenience stores, filling stations, and card locks; convenience store merchandise and services in convenience stores; and home heating oil to residential customers. Valero Energy Corporation markets its refined products through bulk and rack marketing network; and sells refined products through a network of approximately 1,880 company-owned and leased retail sites and other under the Valero, Diamond Shamrock, Shamrock, Ultramar, Beacon, and Texaco names in the U.S., Canada, the U.K., Aruba, and Ireland. It owns approximately 16 petroleum refineries with a combined throughput capacity of approximately 3.0 million barrels per day; and operates 10 ethanol plants with a combined nameplate production capacity of approximately 1.1 billion gallons per year. The company was formerly known as Valero Refining and Marketing Company and changed its name to Valero Energy Corporation in August 1997. Valero Energy Corporation was founded in 1955 and is headquartered in San Antonio, Texas.


Sector: Energy
Industry: Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing
Keywords: Petroleum Industry Fuels Refined Products Diesel Fuel Sulfur Oxygen Diamond Retail Segment Heating Oil Oil Refineries Gasoline Motor Fuel Ethanol Ethanol Fuel Petroleum Refiner Petroleum Refineries Distillers Grains Retail Sites Filling Station Motor Fuels Home Heating Oil Filling Stations Transportation Operations

Is VLO a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 79.44
52 Week Low 31.0
Average Volume 3,781,036
200-Day Moving Average 55.60
50-Day Moving Average 62.02
20-Day Moving Average 68.83
10-Day Moving Average 74.53
Average True Range 2.74
ADX 37.19
+DI 36.23
-DI 16.89
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 71.23
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 63.05
Upper Bollinger Band 81.98
Lower Bollinger Band 55.68
Percent B (%b) 0.8
BandWidth 38.21
MACD Line 4.87
MACD Signal Line 4.08
MACD Histogram 0.7827
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 31.25 Billion
Num Shares 408 Million
EPS 2.60
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 29.45
Price-to-Sales 0.31
Price-to-Book 1.23
PEG Ratio 7.24
Dividend 3.92
Dividend Yield 5.12%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 79.90
Resistance 3 (R3) 80.25 79.50 79.36
Resistance 2 (R2) 79.50 78.67 79.33 79.17
Resistance 1 (R1) 78.07 78.16 77.70 77.72 78.99
Pivot Point 77.32 77.32 77.14 77.15 77.32
Support 1 (S1) 75.89 76.49 75.52 75.54 74.27
Support 2 (S2) 75.14 75.98 74.97 74.09
Support 3 (S3) 73.71 75.14 73.91
Support 4 (S4) 73.36