Dallas, Texas 08/08/2013 (Financialstrend) – On 25 July, the firm’s Board of Directors sanctioned an upsurge in steady quarterly-cash dividend on its mutual share. This will be improved from $0.20 per share to $0.225 per share and will be in effect with the quarterly-dividend disbursement which will be payable on 11 September 2013. Stockholders as of record at the end of business will be qualified for this dividend on 14 August 2013. This upsurge raises the annualized-dividend rate on Valero Energy Corporation’s publicshare to $0.90 per common share.
Block trades assist as a beneficial indicator for investors trying to realize the sentiment of large economic institutions. On Aug 6, 2013 an overall of 60 block trades were recorded, usually at least 10,000 shares of stock or more epitomize a single block unit. Furthermore investigation shows that the accepted worth of the stocks was $43,245,933 versus the sold worth of $52,897,497. The investors have bearish sentiment as the negative cash flow of $9,651,563 out of the stock.
Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) is the largest independent refiner in the United States that produce conventional gasoline, petrochemicals, jet fuel, distillates,lubricants, asphalt as well as other refined products.
There had been a gain of 0.05% in the shares of Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE: VLO)which closed at $36.55 per share on Wednesday. The stock had presented intraday fluctuations on the range of $36.40 to $37.50 per share, after opening at $36.69 for the day. The company had recorded 52 week low at $27.89 and 52 week high at $48.97 per share.
There are 545.37million shares outstanding with a market cap of $19.93 billion and an institutional ownership of 89% of the total capital. The trading volume on Wednesday was 10.37 million shares and the average volume is at 8.23 million shares per day.