Valero (VLO) Offering Possible 21.95% Return Over the Next 16 Calendar Days

Valero's most recent trend suggests a bullish bias. One trading opportunity on Valero is a Bull Put Spread using a strike $109.00 short put and a strike $104.00 long put offers a potential 21.95% return on risk over the next 16 calendar days. Maximum profit would be generated if the Bull Put Spread were to expire worthless, which would occur if the stock were above $109.00 by expiration. The full premium credit of $0.90 would be kept by the premium seller. The risk of $4.10 would be incurred if the stock dropped below the $104.00 long put strike price.

The 5-day moving average is moving up which suggests that the short-term momentum for Valero is bullish and the probability of a rise in share price is higher if the stock starts trending.

The 20-day moving average is moving up which suggests that the medium-term momentum for Valero is bullish.

The RSI indicator is above 80 which suggests that the stock is in overbought territory.

To learn how to execute such a strategy while accounting for risk and reward in the context of smart portfolio management, and see how to trade live with a successful professional trader, view more here


LATEST NEWS for Valero

How Valero Stock Performed on Earnings Release Day
Mon, 30 Apr 2018 21:30:02 +0000
Valero Energy (VLO) announced its results on April 26 before the market opened. Valero stock opened at $109.8 per share, which was above the previous day’s close of $108.7. The rise was likely because VLO’s 1Q18 earnings surpassed analyst estimates. The stock saw highs of $111.8 and lows of $106.9 during the day. Eventually, Valero stock closed at $111.5, around 2.6% higher than the previous day’s close. This was in line with peers and the broader market.

Marathon to become top U.S. refiner with $23 billion Andeavor buy
Mon, 30 Apr 2018 21:14:54 +0000
The United States has become the world's top fuel exporter, shipping more than 3 million barrels per day (bpd) of gasoline and diesel. Refiners have capitalized on booming output from shale fields in Texas and North Dakota and are building out export terminals and processing facilities. Buying Andeavor gives Marathon more exposure to the booming U.S. shale oil sector, thanks to Andeavor's existing logistics and terminal operations in Texas and North Dakota shale regions.

What Drove Valero’s Refining Margin in 1Q18?
Mon, 30 Apr 2018 19:56:20 +0000
Valero Energy (VLO) posted its 1Q18 results on April 26. The company surpassed Wall Street analysts’ estimates. For more on this, please read Valero’s 1Q18 Earnings Beat Estimates, Refining Margins Expand. In this series, we’ll review the results in detail beginning with the refining margin.

3 Possible Refining Takeover Targets After Marathon-Andeavor Merger
Mon, 30 Apr 2018 19:42:00 +0000
CVR, HollyFrontier and Delek are all smaller refiners that could help the big industry players expand their geographic reach.

Marathon Petroleum to Acquire Andeavor: ANDV Opens 10% Higher
Mon, 30 Apr 2018 16:00:57 +0000
Marathon Petroleum (MPC) and Andeavor (ANDV) entered an agreement to merge today. As per the agreement, MPC will buy all the outstanding shares of ANDV to create a huge world-class downstream company.

Be Sociable, Share!

Related Posts

 

MarketTamer is not an investment advisor and is not registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission or the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority. Further, owners, employees, agents or representatives of MarketTamer are not acting as investment advisors and might not be registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission or the Financial Industry Regulatory.


This company makes no representations or warranties concerning the products, practices or procedures of any company or entity mentioned or recommended in this email, and makes no representations or warranties concerning said company or entity’s compliance with applicable laws and regulations, including, but not limited to, regulations promulgated by the SEC or the CFTC. The sender of this email may receive a portion of the proceeds from the sale of any products or services offered by a company or entity mentioned or recommended in this email. The recipient of this email assumes responsibility for conducting its own due diligence on the aforementioned company or entity and assumes full responsibility, and releases the sender from liability, for any purchase or order made from any company or entity mentioned or recommended in this email.


The content on any of MarketTamer websites, products or communication is for educational purposes only. Nothing in its products, services, or communications shall be construed as a solicitation and/or recommendation to buy or sell a security. Trading stocks, options and other securities involves risk. The risk of loss in trading securities can be substantial. The risk involved with trading stocks, options and other securities is not suitable for all investors. Prior to buying or selling an option, an investor must evaluate his/her own personal financial situation and consider all relevant risk factors. See: Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options. The www.MarketTamer.com educational training program and software services are provided to improve financial understanding.


The information presented in this site is not intended to be used as the sole basis of any investment decisions, nor should it be construed as advice designed to meet the investment needs of any particular investor. Nothing in our research constitutes legal, accounting or tax advice or individually tailored investment advice. Our research is prepared for general circulation and has been prepared without regard to the individual financial circumstances and objectives of persons who receive or obtain access to it. Our research is based on sources that we believe to be reliable. However, we do not make any representation or warranty, expressed or implied, as to the accuracy of our research, the completeness, or correctness or make any guarantee or other promise as to any results that may be obtained from using our research. To the maximum extent permitted by law, neither we, any of our affiliates, nor any other person, shall have any liability whatsoever to any person for any loss or expense, whether direct, indirect, consequential, incidental or otherwise, arising from or relating in any way to any use of or reliance on our research or the information contained therein. Some discussions contain forward looking statements which are based on current expectations and differences can be expected. All of our research, including the estimates, opinions and information contained therein, reflects our judgment as of the publication or other dissemination date of the research and is subject to change without notice. Further, we expressly disclaim any responsibility to update such research. Investing involves substantial risk. Past performance is not a guarantee of future results, and a loss of original capital may occur. No one receiving or accessing our research should make any investment decision without first consulting his or her own personal financial advisor and conducting his or her own research and due diligence, including carefully reviewing any applicable prospectuses, press releases, reports and other public filings of the issuer of any securities being considered. None of the information presented should be construed as an offer to sell or buy any particular security. As always, use your best judgment when investing.