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VLO Valero Energy
PE ratio, current and historical analysis

## VLO PE ratio history

### Valero Energy PE ratio by year

## VLO average PE ratio chart

## VLO PE vs peers

## Frequently asked questions

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What is Valero Energy's PE ratio?

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What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Valero Energy (VLO)?

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What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Valero Energy (VLO)?

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What is the highest PE ratio for VLO?

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How does the current PE ratio for VLO compare to its historical average?

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Why is Valero Energy's PE ratio so low?

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How is VLO's PE ratio calculated (Valero Energy PE ratio formula)?

As of Nov 29, 2023, the Valero Energy stock's PE ratio is 4.23. This takes into account the latest EPS of $29.31 and stock price of $124.08. The PE ratio at present is nearly equal to the average from the previous four quarters.

How has VLO's PE ratio performed in the past

The PE ratio of Valero Energy has averaged 12.01 over the last ten years. The current P/E ratio of 4.23 is 65% lower than the historical average. Looking back at the last ten years, VLO's PE ratio peaked in the Mar 2020 quarter at 46.76, when the price was $45.36 and the EPS was $0.97. The lowest point was in the Mar 2023 quarter, when it reached 3.97 with a price of $139.6 and an EPS of $35.19.

Average

12.01

Median

10.02

Minimum

3.97

Maximum

46.76

Maximum annual increase: 56.45% in 2016

Maximum annual decrease: -86.79% in 2022

Year | PE ratio | Change |
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2022 | 4.37 | -86.79% |

2021 | 33.09 | N/A |

2020 | N/A | N/A |

2019 | 16.04 | 56.18% |

2018 | 10.27 | 2.5% |

2017 | 10.02 | -27.55% |

2016 | 13.83 | 56.45% |

2015 | 8.84 | 22.95% |

2014 | 7.19 | -28.81% |

2013 | 10.1 | 11.6% |

What is the average PE ratio of VLO for the past years

Currently, VLO's PE ratio is lower than its 3, 5 and 10-year averages.

3-year avg

9.67

5-year avg

14.38

10-year avg

12.01

15-year avg

12.55

What is VLO's PE ratio compared to its peers

In comparison to its peers MPC and PSX, VLO's PE ratio is lower, but it is higher than PBF's and CVI's. Valero Energy's PE ratio is trading below the peer average of 8.38.

Stock name | PE ratio | Market cap |
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PBF PBF Energy Inc | 1.98 | $5.44B |

CVI Cvr Energy Inc | 4.04 | $3.19B |

VLO Valero Energy Corp | 4.23 | $42.24B |

MPC Marathon Petroleum Corp | 5.48 | $55.97B |

PSX Phillips 66 | 7.34 | $53.77B |

DK Delek US Holdings Inc | 23.08 | $1.74B |

CLMT Calumet Specialty Products Partners LP | 32.92 | $1.37B |

As of Nov 29, 2023, VLO stock has a price to earnings ratio of 4.23.

Over the last 3 years, the average price to earnings ratio for VLO stock is 9.67.

Over the last 5 years, the average price to earnings ratio for VLO stock is 14.38.

Over the last ten years, the quarterly PE ratio reached its highest level at 46.76 in the Mar 2020 quarter.

VLO's price to earnings ratio is currently 65% below its 10-year historical average.

VLO's PE ratio is low because its earnings per share (EPS) is high relative to its stock price.

The P/E ratio is obtained by dividing the latest price of a stock by its trailing twelve months EPS. As of today (Nov 29, 2023), Valero Energy's share price is $124.08. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Sep 2023 is $29.31. Therefore, Valero Energy's PE ratio for today is 4.23. `PE RATIO(4.23) = STOCK PRICE($124.08) / TTM EPS($29.31)`

All PE ratio stats are based on quarterly TTM periods, unless otherwise specified.