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Shares of Valero Energy Corp. (VLO) advanced 2.86% to $140.71 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index rising 0.87% to 3,991.73 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 0.17% to 33,592.92. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of gains. Valero Energy Corp. closed $6.10 short of its 52-week high ($146.81), which the company achieved on June 8th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as Phillips 66 (PSX) rose 0.77% to $111.11 and Marathon Petroleum Corp. (MPC) rose 0.18% to $120.00. Trading volume (4.8 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 4.0 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled November 15, 2022.
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November 15, 2022 17:29 ET (22:29 GMT)
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