All Posts Tagged With: "VLO"

(VLO) Valero Energy Poised At Neutral

We reaffirmed our Neutral recommendation on the largest North American independent refiner and marketer of petroleum products Valero Energy Corporation (VLO), on May 14, 2013. Riding on growth in refining throughput margins, the company...

20May2013 | | Comments Off on (VLO) Valero Energy Poised At Neutral | Continued

(PFE) Grading the First Quarter Earnings Season – Earnings Preview

Grading the Q1 Earnings Season We have crossed the halfway mark in the Q1 earnings season, with results from 271 S&P 500 companies already out (as of Friday, April 26th). Please note that these 271 companies are more than just 54.2% of the index’s total membership –...

2May2013 | | Comments Off on (PFE) Grading the First Quarter Earnings Season – Earnings Preview | Continued

(MLP) NuStar Closes Notes Offering

NuStar Logistics, L.P. – a subsidiary of publicly traded energy master limited partnership (MLP) NuStar Energy L.P. (NS) announced the closure of its previously announced public offering of hybrid notes. NuStar priced 7.625% fixed-to-floating...

29Jan2013 | | Comments Off on (MLP) NuStar Closes Notes Offering | Continued

(CVX) Oil & Gas Stock Outlook – January 2013 – Industry Outlook

OUTLOOK Crude Oil High U.S. crude and fuel stocks, worries about North America and Europe’s growth outlook, a strong dollar and an impending fight over raising the U.S. debt ceiling have weakened oil prices to around low-$90s a barrel. Partly offsetting this unfavorable...

18Jan2013 | | Comments Off on (CVX) Oil & Gas Stock Outlook – January 2013 – Industry Outlook | Continued

(XOM) U.S. Refined Product Supplies Soar

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed that crude stockpiles logged an increase, as imports climbed and refinery demand weakened. The report further revealed that refined product inventories – gasoline and distillate – soared from their previous week levels on weakening...

15Jan2013 | | Comments Off on (XOM) U.S. Refined Product Supplies Soar | Continued

(NS) NuStar Energy Closes Refinery Sale

Publicly traded energy master limited partnership NuStar Energy L.P. (NS) completed the sale of its San Antonio refinery and associated terminal in Elmendorf, Texas to North American specialty hydrocarbons producer Calumet Specialty...

6Jan2013 | | Comments Off on (NS) NuStar Energy Closes Refinery Sale | Continued

(NS) NuStar Energy to Sell Refinery for $115 Million

Publicly traded energy master limited partnership NuStar Energy L.P. (NS) entered into a deal with North American specialty hydrocarbons producer Calumet Specialty Products Par ...

28Dec2012 | | Comments Off on (NS) NuStar Energy to Sell Refinery for $115 Million | Continued

(XOM) U.S. Crude Oil Drilling Production at 18-Yr High

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed that crude stockpiles increased, as production climbed to its highest level in 18 years. The report further revealed that refined product inventories – gasoline and distillate – decreased from their previous week levels, as demand...

3Dec2012 | | Comments Off on (XOM) U.S. Crude Oil Drilling Production at 18-Yr High | Continued

(XOM) U.S. Crude Oil and Fuel Supplies Fall

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed that crude stockpiles logged a surprise decline, as imports fell. The report further revealed that refined product inventories – gasoline and distillate – decreased from their previous week levels. Meanwhile, refiners scaled up...

27Nov2012 | | Comments Off on (XOM) U.S. Crude Oil and Fuel Supplies Fall | Continued

(XOM) U.S. Refined Petroleum Products Inventory Increased

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed that crude stockpiles increased, as production climbed. The report further revealed that refined product inventories – gasoline and distillate – increased from their previous week levels. In particular, gasoline supplies in the...

9Nov2012 | | Comments Off on (XOM) U.S. Refined Petroleum Products Inventory Increased | Continued

(COP) Crude Oil Supplies Jump on Import Surge

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed that crude stockpiles increased for the third week in a row, as imports climbed. The report further revealed that within the ‘refined products’ category, gasoline stocks rose, while distillate supplies were down from the week-ago...

26Oct2012 | | Comments Off on (COP) Crude Oil Supplies Jump on Import Surge | Continued

(CVX) U.S. Crude Oil Supplies Surge Further

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed that crude stockpiles increased, as imports climbed. The report further revealed that within the ‘refined products’ category, gasoline stocks rose, while distillate supplies were down from the week-ago levels. Meanwhile, refiners...

22Oct2012 | | Comments Off on (CVX) U.S. Crude Oil Supplies Surge Further | Continued

(VLO) U.S. Crude Inventory Builds – Refinery Products Drop

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed that crude stockpiles increased, as imports climbed and refinery demand weakened. The report further revealed that refined product inventories – gasoline and distillate – dropped from their week-ago levels. The Energy Information...

12Oct2012 | | Comments Off on (VLO) U.S. Crude Inventory Builds – Refinery Products Drop | Continued

(XOM) U.S. Crude Oil Stocks Fall Unexpectedly

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed that crude stockpiles dropped unexpectedly, as imports fell. The report further revealed that refined product inventories – gasoline and distillate – dropped from their week-ago levels, as demand strengthened. Meanwhile, refiners...

28Sep2012 | | Comments Off on (XOM) U.S. Crude Oil Stocks Fall Unexpectedly | Continued

(XHB) Stock Market News for September 27, 2012

European debt concerns and disappointing housing data dragged the benchmarks into the red for the third straight day. Moreover, with five-straight days of losses, the Standard & Poor 500 (S&P 500) suffered the longest decline since July 12. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJI) lost...

27Sep2012 | | Comments Off on (XHB) Stock Market News for September 27, 2012 | Continued

(COP) U.S. Crude Oil Supplies Rise Unexpectedly

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed that crude stockpiles jumped unexpectedly, as imports climbed. The report further revealed that within the ‘refined products’ category, gasoline stocks dropped, while distillate supplies were up from the week-ago levels. Meanwhile,...

25Sep2012 | | Comments Off on (COP) U.S. Crude Oil Supplies Rise Unexpectedly | Continued

(XLB) Stock Market News for September 4, 2012 – Market News

The key speech by Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke brought cheer to the markets on Friday. Bernanke assured investors of policy action by the central bank. However, the central bank is not jumping into action right now, and that somewhat limited the gains. Economists were also unsure if the central...

5Sep2012 | | Comments Off on (XLB) Stock Market News for September 4, 2012 – Market News | Continued

(XOM) U.S. Reports Surprise Build in Crude Supplies

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed that crude stockpiles jumped unexpectedly, as imports climbed. The report further revealed that within the ‘refined products’ category, gasoline stocks dropped, while distillate supplies were up from the week-ago levels. Meanwhile,...

31Aug2012 | | Comments Off on (XOM) U.S. Reports Surprise Build in Crude Supplies | Continued

(VLO) Another Sharp Drop in Crude Supplies

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed a steep drawdown in crude stockpiles. The report further revealed that within the ‘refined products’ category, gasoline stocks dropped, while distillate supplies were up from the week-ago levels. Meanwhile, refiners pulled back...

25Aug2012 | | Comments Off on (VLO) Another Sharp Drop in Crude Supplies | Continued

(EIA) U.S. Crude Oil Supplies Drop Sharply

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed a steep drawdown in crude stockpiles. The report further revealed that within the ‘refined products’ category, gasoline stocks dropped, while distillate supplies were up from the week-ago levels. Meanwhile, refiners pulled back...

18Aug2012 | | Comments Off on (EIA) U.S. Crude Oil Supplies Drop Sharply | Continued

(EU) Stock Market News for July 25, 2012 – Market News

Corporate earnings failed to deliver any cheer to the markets on Tuesday. These dismal results combined with concerns from across the Atlantic dragged the domestic markets lower yet again. Germany suffered a lowering of its rating outlook and reports suggested that Greece will fail to pay off existing...

25Jul2012 | | Comments Off on (EU) Stock Market News for July 25, 2012 – Market News | Continued

(EIA) U.S. Crude Oil Inventories Down Again

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed a small drawdown in crude stockpiles. The agency’s report further revealed that within the ‘refined products’ category, gasoline stocks dropped, while distillate supplies were up from the week-ago levels. Meanwhile, refiners...

20Jul2012 | | Comments Off on (EIA) U.S. Crude Oil Inventories Down Again | Continued

(EIA) U.S. Crude Oil Supplies Drop Further

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed that crude stockpiles fell sharply, as imports declined and refinery activity rose. The agency’s report further revealed that refined product inventories – gasoline and distillate – increased from their previous week levels on...

15Jul2012 | | Comments Off on (EIA) U.S. Crude Oil Supplies Drop Further | Continued

(CVX) U.S. Crude Oil Supply Inventories Nosedive

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed that crude stockpiles fell sharply, as imports declined. The agency’s report further revealed that within the ‘refined products’ category, gasoline stocks edged up, while distillate supplies were down from the week-ago levels....

6Jul2012 | | Comments Off on (CVX) U.S. Crude Oil Supply Inventories Nosedive | Continued

(EIA) Crude Oil and Distillate Inventories Tumble

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed that crude stockpiles fell from their 22-year high levels, as imports declined and refinery activity rose. The agency’s report further revealed that within the ‘refined products’ category, gasoline stocks soared, while distillate...

29Jun2012 | | Comments Off on (EIA) Crude Oil and Distillate Inventories Tumble | Continued

(XOM) First Crude Supply Dip in 11 Weeks

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed that crude stockpiles fell for the first time in 11 weeks – from their 22-year high levels – as imports declined and refinery activity rose by an impressive 1.9%. The agency’s report further revealed that refined product inventories...

7Jun2012 | | Comments Off on (XOM) First Crude Supply Dip in 11 Weeks | Continued

(XOM) Crude Supplies Jump to 11-Month High

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed that crude stockpiles jumped to their highest level since May 2011, as imports climbed. However, on the bullish side, the agency’s report revealed that refined product inventories – gasoline and distillate – dropped sharply from...

20Apr2012 | | Comments Off on (XOM) Crude Supplies Jump to 11-Month High | Continued

(XOM) U.S. Crude Oil Supplies Jump to 9-Month High

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed that crude stockpiles rose to their highest level since June 2011, as imports soared. The agency’s report further revealed that within the ‘refined products’ category, gasoline stocks fell and distillate supplies were near flat....

10Apr2012 | | Comments Off on (XOM) U.S. Crude Oil Supplies Jump to 9-Month High | Continued

(XOM) U.S. Energy Department’s Weekly Inventory Crude Supply to 7-Month High

The U.S. Energy Department’s weekly inventory release showed that crude stockpiles rose to their highest level since August 2011, as imports soared. However, the agency’s report further revealed that product demand rose, as a result of which both gasoline and distillate stocks fell from their...

2Apr2012 | | Comments Off on (XOM) U.S. Energy Department’s Weekly Inventory Crude Supply to 7-Month High | Continued

(XLE) Stock Market News for March 26, 2012 – Market News

Energy and basic materials took the benchmarks modestly higher on Friday, snapping a three-day losing streak. However, meager gains failed to prevent the Dow and S&P 500 from suffering their worst weekly performance this year. Global economic concerns weighed on investors through the week and...

28Mar2012 | | Comments Off on (XLE) Stock Market News for March 26, 2012 – Market News | Continued