Dear Valued Visitor,

We have noticed that you are using an ad blocker software.

Although advertisements on the web pages may degrade your experience, our business certainly depends on them and we can only keep providing you high-quality research based articles as long as we can display ads on our pages.

To view this article, you can disable your ad blocker and refresh this page or simply login.

We only allow registered users to use ad blockers. You can sign up for free by clicking here or you can login if you are already a member.

Posts Tagged ‘NYSE:VLO’

Jim Chanos on china map

Continental Resources, Inc. (CLR), Ford Motor Company (F), Valero Energy Corporation (VLO): The 1 Title We Will Happily Cede to China

Just about every day we hear a story of how China has passed the U.S. in some metric, or how China is slowly catching up to us. For the most part, these......(read more)
Northern Tier Energy LP

Northern Tier Energy LP (NTI), Alon USA Partners LP (ALDW), Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P (CLMT): This Sector’s Pullback Has Exposed The Market’s Deepest Value

For the past few years, there’s been an anomaly in the global oil industry. Brent crude oil, which comes from the Middle East, Africa and Europe......(read more)
Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO)

Valero Energy Corporation (VLO), Western Refining, Inc. (WNR): Are Refiners Making a Comeback?

During the past month, petroleum-refining companies have rallied:  Shares of Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) rose by nearly 3.8%. Based on the......(read more)
Tesoro Corporation

Valero Energy Corporation (VLO), Tesoro Corporation (TSO), Phillips 66 (PSX): Are You Prepared for a Refinery Turnaround?

Thanks to the rapid development of pipeline infrastructure, refineries now have better access to West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude-oil feed. This, in......(read more)
Phillips 66 (PSX)

Darling International Inc. (DAR), Phillips 66 (PSX), Valero Energy Corporation (VLO): Oil and Gas Refinery Companies Utilizing Alternative Means to High Revenue Ends

With the rising population and increased usage of vehicles, the global demand for crude oil will increase from 64.4 million barrels a day in 2013 to 92......(read more)
Western Refining, Inc. (NYSE:WNR)

Western Refining, Inc. (WNR), Devon Energy Corp (DVN): Yield Investors’ Choices Have Skyrocketed in 2013

Over the past few years, investors looking for yield in a low interest rate environment discovered that they liked the distribution payouts from master......(read more)
Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO)

Valero Energy Corporation (VLO), Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC): Are Regulations Causing Higher Gas Prices?

Eight hundred million dollars. That’s how much money Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) estimates it will cost to comply with the United States......(read more)
Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE:ADM)

How High Can Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) Earnings Grow?

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE:ADM) will release its quarterly report on Tuesday, and investors have gotten increasingly enthusiastic about the......(read more)
Tesoro Corporation

Tesoro Corporation (TSO): This Refiner Seems Cheap, Here’s What to Watch For

Tesoro Corporation (NYSE:TSO) is one of the largest refiners and marketers of petroleum products in the U.S., with about 845,000 barrels per day of refining......(read more)
Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC)

Why Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Earnings Are At Risk

Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) will release its quarterly report tomorrow, and investors have gotten a lot more anxious about the prospects for the......(read more)
Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO)

Valero Energy Corporation (VLO), HollyFrontier Corp (HFC), Western Refining, Inc. (WNR): 3 Refiners With Potential Upside

Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) has dropped significantly since the beginning of February, from more than $46 per share to only $36 per share. Scott......(read more)
Phillips 66 (PSX)

Why Phillips 66 (PSX) Earnings Will Start Shrinking

Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX) will release its quarterly report on Wednesday, and ever since its initial spin-off from ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP), favorable trends......(read more)
Darling International Inc. (NYSE:DAR)

Darling International Inc. (DAR): A Dirty Business You Can Bet Your Clean Money On

According to research conducted in 2011 by the United States Department of Agriculture, the average American consumes approximately 2,000 pounds of food......(read more)
Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO)

Valero Energy Corporation (VLO), CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF): Are You Patient Enough to Invest?

Patience is virtue. It is a state of being that is developed over time. Being a good investor is about more than finding a great company at a great price......(read more)
Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL)

Halliburton Company (HAL), Nuverra Environmental Solutions Inc (NES): 2 Huge Recent Developments for Oil and Natural Gas

All too often in our 24-hour news-cycle society, it’s easy to miss important news because it’s being drowned out by the noise of the next......(read more)
Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

Union Pacific Corporation (UNP): The Staggering Growth of Crude Oil Shipments by Rail

The surge in U.S. oil production since 2008 has created tremendous opportunities for the midstream companies involved in oil storage and transportation......(read more)
Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO)

Valero Energy Corporation (VLO): Why This Refiner Is Too Cheap to Ignore

At a time when many companies seem to be hitting new highs on a daily basis, there are still some bargains to be found. After soaring for most of 2012......(read more)
Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX)

Chevron Corporation (CVX), Valero Energy Corporation (VLO): The Bluest of the Blue Chips

Blue chips are well-established, financially sound companies with products that almost everyone loves. Investing in blue chip companies and reinvesting......(read more)
Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO)

The Big Threat to Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) Earnings

Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) will release its quarterly report next Tuesday, and the refiner is at a crossroads right now. Even though the prices......(read more)
TransCanada Corporation

Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (USA) (CP), TransCanada Corporation (USA) (TRP): Hazards of Oil Transportation Highlighted by Recent Explosion

This weekend’s horrific railcar explosion in Lac-Mégantic, Quebec, has drawn sudden attention to the rapidly expanding use of railcars to transport......(read more)
Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR)

Continental Resources, Inc. (CLR), EOG Resources Inc (EOG): Get Ready for Higher Gas Prices

A perfect storm is about to hit the gasoline market, making it possible that gas prices will jump by up to 20 cents per gallon over the next few days.......(read more)
Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM

Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM), Chevron Corporation (CVX), ConocoPhillips (COP): Are Oil Companies Skimping on Their Taxes?

According to its 2012 earnings report, Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) paid $31.045 billion in income taxes in 2012. That sounds like a lot of money......(read more)
Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA)

Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA), Valero Energy Corporation (VLO), Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM): Is America Creating an Oil Bubble?

With everyone looking for oil, it is possible we have an oil bust in the making. Production and consumption levels are the canaries in the coal mine.......(read more)
Biggest IPOs in US History

Genworth Financial Inc (GNW), Western Digital Corp (WDC): Pure Value, Anyone?

Exchange-traded funds offer a convenient way to invest in sectors or niches that interest you. If you’d like to focus some of your investing on......(read more)
TransCanada Corporation

TransCanada Corporation (USA) (TRP), ConocoPhillips (COP): Everything You Need to Know About Keystone XL, Why U.S. Refiners Care

By now, you have probably heard about TransCanada Corporation (USA) (NYSE:TRP)‘s  Keystone XL pipeline. For even the most casual observer of the......(read more)
Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ)

Hewlett-Packard Company (HPQ), Lockheed Martin Corporation (LMT)- Pentagon Watch: Where Did Your Tax Dollars Go This Week?

The U.S. military has a reputation as a somewhat secretive organization. But in one respect at least, the Pentagon is one of the most “open”......(read more)
Seven & i Holdings Co., Ltd. (TYO:3382)

Seven & i Holdings Co., Ltd. (3382), CST Brands Inc (CST): Investing in Japanese Convenience

Formally a NYSE-traded company founded in Dallas nearly 90 years ago, 7-Eleven was acquired in 2005 by the Tokyo-based retail giant Seven & i Holdings......(read more)
Phillips 66 (PSX)

Phillips 66 (PSX), Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC), Valero Energy Corporation (VLO): Filling Up Your Portfolio

Over the past twelve months, the oil and gas refiners have been filling up portfolios with growth in their stock prices. All the major refining and marketing......(read more)
Darling International Inc. (NYSE:DAR)

Attention, Biofuel Investors: Darling International Inc. (DAR)’s New Revenue Stream Is Up and Running

Darling International Inc. (NYSE:DAR) investors, rejoice! Last week, the country’s largest publicly traded rendering company quietly announced......(read more)
Imperial Oil Limited (USA) (NYSEAMEX:IMO)

Imperial Oil Limited (USA) (IMO) to Convert Nova Scotia Refinery

Imperial Oil Limited (USA) (NYSEMKT:IMO), Canada’s largest oil refiner, announced last week that it would convert its refinery in Dartmouth, Nova......(read more)
Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE:MMP)

Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (MMP) Close to Completing Gulf Coast Pipeline System

Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE:MMP), the Tulsa-based midstream company, recently said that it is “very close” to completing the construction......(read more)
Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO)

Don’t Miss the Value in Valero Energy Corporation (VLO)

The refinery business isn’t very exciting, but it can be profitable. With the growth in American energy production and ban on raw crude exports,......(read more)
Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM

Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM), Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS): This One Chart Shows the Insanity of Gas Prices

Few things inspire more hatred among American consumers than the high cost of gasoline. With prices remaining above $4 per gallon in some parts of the......(read more)
TransCanada Corporation

TransCanada Corporation (USA) (TRP), Enbridge Inc (USA) (ENB): U.S. and Canada Energy Fate Lies in Each Other’s Hands

Canada’s oil industry is like Bizarro Superman. For those of you who aren’t comic book nerds or are not die-hard fans of Seinfeld, Bizarro......(read more)
Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO)

Valero Energy Corporation (VLO), Chevron Corporation (CVX): Will Gas Prices Hit $4 a Gallon?

In a recent interesting article by the Fool it was asked and answered why gas prices won’t break the $5 a gallon mark anytime soon. The author made......(read more)
Darling International Inc. (NYSE:DAR)

Darling International Inc. (DAR): How to Profit From Inedible Oils and Meats

Stock investors attracted to opportunities in basic food companies can find a position in Darling International Inc. (NYSE:DAR) attractive. It’s not......(read more)
Royal Dutch Shell plc (ADR) (NYSE:RDS-A)

Royal Dutch Shell plc (ADR) (RDS.A), BP plc (ADR) (BP): We’re Closer to $5 Gas Than You Think

There are several reasons to be optimistic about America’s energy prospects: Oil and gas production is climbing, alternative energy use is skyrocketing......(read more)
Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO)

Unraveling the Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) Spin-off

Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) spun off its retail business into a new company called CST Brands Inc (NYSE:CST) in May 2013. The refining giant......(read more)

Valero Energy Corporation (VLO): Hedge Funds Are Bullish and Insiders Are Bearish, What Should You Do?

Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) has experienced an increase in hedge fund sentiment in recent months. At the moment, there are many gauges investors......(read more)
Western Refining, Inc. (NYSE:WNR)

Western Refining, Inc. (WNR), Valero Energy Corporation (VLO): With Absurd Discount, Solid Yield and Industry Tailwinds, Is This A Steal?

Western Refining, Inc. (NYSE:WNR) is a small, often overlooked refiner that operates primarily in the oil-soaked markets of Texas and the American Southwest......(read more)
Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR)

Murphy Oil Corporation (MUR), Valero Energy Corporation (VLO), Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC): A Few Reasons Why This Refiner Should Continue to Soar

Due to volatile crude prices and fluctuating demand over the last year, oil refineries have been hit hard. Usually in stressed industries, finding value......(read more)
NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NEE)

Renewable Energy Group Inc (REGI), NextEra Energy, Inc. (NEE): Five Best Stocks to Buy in Renewable Energy

The United States has made a big push toward renewable energy in the past 15 years. Say what you want about mandates and subsidies, but they’ve......(read more)
Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO)

Valero Energy Corporation (VLO), Phillips 66 (PSX): The Brent-WTI Spread Is Falling; Are Refineries Overvalued?

North American midstream growth is removing transportation bottlenecks for crude oil, and North American refineries have to face the music. The construction......(read more)
Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX)

Chevron Corporation (CVX), BP plc (ADR) (BP): How Much Are You Taxed at the Pump?

As the summer driving season approaches, gas prices are back approaching their recent highs of February, and averaging $3.66 a gallon across the U.S.......(read more)

Tesoro Corporation (TSO), Valero Energy Corporation (VLO), HollyFrontier Corp (HFC): Reviewing Three Oil Refining & Marketing Companies

The refining and marketing sector has been outperforming the rest of the energy sector since 2012. Stocks in this sub-sector are up strongly this year......(read more)

Tesoro Corporation (TSO), HollyFrontier Corp (HFC), Valero Energy Corporation (VLO): These Three Big Refiners Seem Cheap

Recently, Tesoro Corporation (NYSE:TSO) received the U.S. FTC’s approval regarding its acquisition of BP plc (ADR) (NYSE:BP)’s refinery in Carson,......(read more)
Phillips 66 (PSX)

Should You Buy Phillips 66 (PSX)?

Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX) has seen an increase in hedge fund sentiment recently. To the average investor, there are a multitude of indicators shareholders......(read more)

Comcast Corporation (CMCSA), Prudential Financial Inc (PRU): Here’s What This 1,335% Gainer Has Been Buying and Selling

Every quarter, many money managers have to disclose what they’ve bought and sold, via “13F” filings. Their latest moves can shine a......(read more)

Valero Energy Corporation (VLO): Time to Catch This Refiner Before It Reaches Fair Value

Oil prices have been volatile over the last year, due to which profiting from the oil sector (especially refining sector) has been quite challenging.......(read more)

Valero Energy Corporation (VLO): Nigeria, An Unintended Casualty of the U.S. Shale Revolution

Make no mistake about it: The U.S. shale revolution has fundamentally altered the dynamics of the global oil market. Not only has it boosted U.S. crude......(read more)