Valero Energy Corporation (VLO)       114.56  +2.32 (+2.07%)

114.56  +2.32 (+2.07%)

US91913Y1001 - Common Stock

Technical Rating

We assign a technical rating of 5 out of 10 to VLO. This is due to a consistent overall performance, although we see some doubts in the very recent evolution. In the medium time frame things are still looking good.

Looking at the yearly performance, VLO did better than 97% of all other stocks.
VLO is one of the better performing stocks in the Oil, Gas & Consumable Fuels industry, it outperforms 81% of 403 stocks in the same industry.
VLO has an average volume of 6145780. This is a good sign as it is always nice to have a liquid stock.
The short term trend is negative, but the long term trend is still positive. So although the long term is still positive, this may be a trend turning.
VLO is currently trading in the middle of its 52 week range. The S&P500 Index is currently trading in the lower part of its 52 week range, so VLO is still doing slightly better than the market.
In the last month VLO has a been trading in the 102.50 - 146.81 range, which is quite wide. It is currently trading in the middle of this range, so some resistance may be found above.
Volume is considerably higher in the last couple of days.


1 Month 3 Months 6 Months 12 Months -12.39% 10.83% 49.43% 43.77% SMA(20) SMA(50) SMA(100) SMA(200) RS 52 Wk Range ST Trend LT Trend 97.7 58.85 - 146.805
VLO Weekly chart
VLO Daily chart

Support/Resistance Analysis


3 important support areas can be observed.
  • A support zone ranging from 103.93 to 103.93. This zone is formed by a combination of multiple trend lines in multiple time frames.
  • Support @100.01 from a trend line in the daily time frame.
  • Support @84.38 from a trend line in the weekly time frame.

Setup Analysis

Setup Rating

VLO has an average technical rating and also the quality of the setup is only medium at the moment. Price movement has been a little bit too volatile to find a nice entry and exit point. It is probably a good idea to wait for a consolidation first.

VLO Daily chart

Valero Energy Corporation114.56

NYSE:VLO (6/28/2022, 12:55:05 PM)+2.32 (+2.07%)

Chartmill TA Rating
Chartmill Setup Rating
GICS Sector Energy
GICS Industry Oil, Gas & Consumable Fuels
Today 2.07% 1 Week -0.18%
2 Weeks -20.12% 1 Month -12.39%
3 Month 10.83% 6 Month 49.43%
ATR(14) 7.74 ATR(20)% 6.11%
ATR Inc 1.8% Range Today 6.11
Trend & SMA
ST Trend LT Trend
SMA(5) SMA(10)
SMA(20) SMA(50)
SMA(100) SMA(200)
Relative Strength & Ranges
CRS 97.7 Mansfield 4.42
10 Day High 138.56 10 Day Low 102.5
20 Day High 146.81 20 Day Low 102.5
52 Week High 146.81 52 Week Low 58.85
CS1 End 103.93 CR1 Start N/A
Volume & EV
DER(3) 0.45% DER(5) -0.5%
Volume 5.72M Volume Incr 71.16%
Vol(5) 10.29M Vol(50) 6.15M

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