Valero Energy Corp. stock outperforms market despite losses on the day

Shares of Valero Energy Corp. VLO,
-0.11%
slumped 0.11% to $ 103.22 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA,
+ 0.40%
rising 0.40% to 34,721.12 and the S&P 500 Index SPX,
-0.27%
falling 0.27% to 4,488.28. The stock’s fall snapped a three-day winning streak. Valero Energy Corp. closed $ 1.54 below its 52-week high ($ 104.76), which the company reached on April 6th.

The stock underperformed when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Phillips 66 PSX,
+ 1.41%
rose 1.41% to $ 84.25 and Marathon Petroleum Corp. MPC,
+ 1.22%
rose 1.22% to $ 86.90. Trading volume (3.3 M) remained 1.3 million below its 50-day average volume of 4.6 M.

Editor’s Note: This story was auto-generated by Automated Insights, an automation technology provider, using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our market data terms of use.

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