(VLO) Director Stephen M. Waters Sells 1000 Shares

James Marshall
December 17, 2017

Wbi Investments Inc sold 273,970 shares as Valero Energy Corp New (VLO)'s stock declined 2.47%. Investec Asset Management Ltd who had been investing in Valero Energy Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $38.58B market cap company. The stock increased 0.10% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $87.57. About 155,733 shares traded or 65.52% up from the average. EPAM Systems, Inc. (NYSE:EPAM) has risen 15.98% since December 16, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 12.64% the S&P500.

Alexander Medina Seaver decreased its stake in Universal Technical Institute Inc (UTI) by 4.59% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. The stock of Amazon.com, Inc. The institutional investor held 330,506 shares of the medical specialities company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $26.40M, down from 474,887 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The firm has a market cap of $39,270.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.89, a P/E/G ratio of 1.93 and a beta of 1.20. The stock increased 1.54% or $1.62 during the last trading session, reaching $106.7. About 856,600 shares traded. It has outperformed by 1.39% the S&P500.

Since September 6, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 insider sales for $4.02 million activity. Omers Administration Corp reported 1.94M shares or 0.2% of all its holdings. Guinness Atkinson Asset Management holds 0.16% or 1,970 shares in its portfolio. It also increased its holding in Gaming And Leisure Properties (NASDAQ:GLPI) by 223,569 shares in the quarter, for a total of 1.39M shares, and has risen its stake in Welbilt Inc. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.39, a quick ratio of 1.24 and a current ratio of 1.91. The original version of this article can be accessed at https://weekherald.com/2017/12/16/valero-energy-co-vlo-director-stephen-m-waters-sells-1000-shares.html. 9 funds opened positions while 22 raised stakes. The oil and gas company reported $1.91 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.83 by $0.08.

Among 27 analysts covering American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO), 13 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 13 Hold. Schwab Charles Invest reported 93,583 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Nelson Van Denburg And Campbell Wealth Mngmt Ltd Company holds 181 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Ing Groep Nv reported 3,090 shares. It also upped Quad / Graphics Inc (NYSE:QUAD) stake by 14,962 shares and now owns 85,697 shares. Pggm Investments holds 786,365 shares or 0.27% of its portfolio. 12,940 are held by Hudson Valley Investment Advsr Adv. Da Davidson And has 0.07% invested in Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO). The Guernsey-based Bluecrest Capital Limited has invested 0.03% in Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO). Iab Retail Bank holds 0.75% in Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) or 22,769 shares. Comerica Bankshares accumulated 22,496 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Ls Inv Advsr Ltd Liability Corp holds 0.07% in Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) or 17,149 shares. Accern also assigned press coverage about the oil and gas company an impact score of 46.9630351931561 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. Appleton Ptnrs Ma stated it has 0.51% of its portfolio in Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO). 285.20 million shares or 2.71% less from 293.14 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Bkd Wealth Advsrs Ltd Liability Co stated it has 0.05% in Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO). Therefore 17% are positive. Vetr downgraded it to "Strong-Buy" rating and $73.88 target in Tuesday, August 11 report. As per Tuesday, October 13, the company rating was downgraded by RBC Capital Markets. On Wednesday, October 26 the stock rating was maintained by Howard Weil with "Sector Outperform". Citigroup has "Buy" rating and $115 target. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Tuesday, May 16 by Goldman Sachs. On Monday, June 5 the stock rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with "Buy".

Analysts await CEVA, Inc. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $1.24 earnings per share. VLO's profit will be $542.61 million for 17.78 P/E if the $1.24 EPS becomes a reality.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.88 in 2017 Q2. Its down 0.19, from 1.19 in 2017Q1. It increased, as 16 investors sold CEVA shares while 47 reduced holdings. 153 funds opened positions while 670 raised stakes. The Hikari Power Ltd holds 153,700 shares with $18.77 million value, up from 113,200 last quarter. (NYSE:VLO) Shares Bought by Asset Management One Co.

Blackrock Inc. holds 0% of its portfolio in Air T, Inc. for 9,658 shares. Azimuth Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Company reported 130,410 shares. 176,596 were reported by Manufacturers Life The. Dupont Mngmt Corp has invested 0.06% in Fortress Investment Group LLC (NYSE:FIG). Dreman Value Mngmt L L C owns 18,946 shares or 0.72% of their U.S. portfolio. Following the completion of the sale, the chief financial officer now owns 67,413 shares of the company's stock, valued at $4,913,059.44. The California-based Apriem has invested 0.08% in Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE:EPD). 8,199 were accumulated by Great Lakes Advisors Ltd. Viking Fund Mgmt Limited Liability owns 156,100 shares. Bush Odonnell Inv Advisors reported 2.73% of its portfolio in Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC). Applied Matls Inc (NASDAQ:AMAT) was reduced too. Hutchinson Capital Mgmt Ca stated it has 3.17% of its portfolio in Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO). Smith Asset Mngmt Group Inc Lp reported 929 shares. They expect $0.13 EPS, down 48.00% or $0.12 from last year's $0.25 per share. Pension Serv accumulated 414,133 shares. The institutional investor held 3.67 million shares of the integrated oil company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $247.54 million, down from 3.94M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Standpoint Research downgraded Valero Energy from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating and set a $84.00 price target for the company.in a report on Thursday, November 16th. Therefore 33% are positive. WSP Global Inc had 43 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, August 23 by Jefferies. The rating was upgraded by Argus Research to "Buy" on Wednesday, December 16. The stock of Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) earned "Overweight" rating by Barclays Capital on Wednesday, February 1. Stifel Nicolaus has "Buy" rating and $20 target. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Friday, January 29 by RBC Capital Markets.

Among 3 analysts covering Universal Technical (NYSE:UTI), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. The stock has "Overweight" rating by Barclays Capital on Tuesday, October 10. The firm has "Market Perform" rating by Bernstein given on Thursday, June 16.

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