Valero Energy Corp


  • Vitamin Shoppe rises as Carlson Capital boosts stake Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015 | 4:11 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of nutritional supplement seller Vitamin Shoppe jumped Wednesday after the asset management firm Carlson Capital said it has boosted its stake in the company. Carlson Capital LP disclosed ownership of about 1.6 million shares of Vitamin Shoppe, giving it a 5.3 percent stake in the company. In a form filed with the Securities and Exchange...

  • COLUMN-Two-year degrees can really pay off Monday, 20 Apr 2015 | 11:36 AM ET

    LOS ANGELES, April 20- Steven Polasck of Corpus Christi, Texas, liked math and science in high school. He considered attending a four-year college but ultimately decided to use his strengths to get a two-year degree in instrumentation from Texas State Technical College. "I went to work on the Monday after graduation," said Polasck, 27, who monitors and fixes systems...

  • These energy stocks are rooting against crude oil Wednesday, 8 Apr 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
    Valero Energy refinery

    As oil bounces off the lows, not every energy name is along for the ride. Here are the stocks that could "overshoot to the downside" now.

  • Trading the oil pullback: 5 plays on volatility Tuesday, 31 Mar 2015 | 6:37 PM ET
    A worker with Apache in the Permian Basin in Mentone, Texas.

    CNBC "Fast Money" traders picked their best plays on the continued up-and-down movement in oil prices.

  • HOUSTON, March 26- Motiva Enterprises said on Thursday that operations at its Convent and Norco, Louisiana, refineries will be integrated to take advantage of increased production of lower-cost U.S. shale oil. Gas oil produced by the Convent refinery will go to the expanded hydrocracker and 112,000 bpd catalytic cracking unit at the Norco plant.

  • Top trades before the closing bell Wednesday, 25 Mar 2015 | 2:13 PM ET

    The "Halftime Report" traders delivered their trades for the second half of the day.

  • Hottest dividend stocks of 2015 Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 2:58 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    CNBC screened the large cap S&P 500 index to see where the hottest parts of the dividend stock market have been.

  • Three trades to go before the closing bell Friday, 20 Mar 2015 | 2:04 PM ET

    The "Halftime Report" traders give their trades for the second half.

  • Workers at 11 companies haul in $3.5M each! Friday, 20 Mar 2015 | 8:57 AM ET
    Workers enter an Exxon Mobil refinery

    Employees at 11 non-financial companies in the Standard & Poor's 500 brought in more revenue apiece than any other in America. USA TODAY reports.

  • 8 commodity trades on oil's slide Thursday, 19 Mar 2015 | 7:11 PM ET
    The Fawley oil refinery and Hamble oil terminal are seen on January 7, 2015 in Southampton, England.

    US crude oil has plummeted in recent months. "Fast Money" traders discussed how to trade the low price environment.

  • Are there still opportunities in energy? Thursday, 19 Mar 2015 | 5:36 PM ET
    An oil pipeline runs through Cushing, Okla.

    Matt Sallee of Tortoise Capital Advisors looks at where strength lies in the energy sector.

  • HOUSTON, March 12- The United Steelworkers union and oil companies have reached a tentative deal to end the largest U.S. refinery strike in 35 years, the labor group and people familiar with the negotiations said on Thursday. "We salute the solidarity exhibited by our membership," said USW International President Leo Gerard. Lead industry negotiator Royal Dutch...

  • There's too much oil. Here's how to trade it Thursday, 12 Mar 2015 | 12:40 PM ET
    Valero Energy refinery

    "Halftime Report" trader Joe Terranova has an interesting oil trade in the face of the commodity's drop.

  • Here’s what to buy on market’s latest Fed tantrum Tuesday, 10 Mar 2015 | 12:48 PM ET
    Ben Bernanke and Janet Yellen during a Fed meeting in December 2013.

    Remember the infamous "taper tantrum" of 2013? You should.

  • With the same winter chill boosting demand for home heating, U.S. heating oil futures jumped 6 percent as refineries, including the region's largest in Philadelphia, curtailed production, threatening a supply squeeze. Delta Air Lines Inc's 185,000- barrel-per-day refinery in Trainer, Pennsylvania, appeared to be hit hardest. Intelligence group Genscape...

  • Feb 20- At least three refineries that account for more than two-thirds of the U.S. East Coast's output experienced significant disruptions on Friday due to single-digit temperatures that sent the entire Northeast into a deep freeze. Delta Air Lines Inc's 185,000- barrel-per-day refinery in Trainer, Pennsylvania, appeared to be hit hardest.

  • Sullivan: Houston, Wall Street differ on oil Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015 | 10:21 AM ET

    CNBC's Brian Sullivan gives you the oil outlook from the frontlines...Houston. Plus, a surprising development in Googleland.

  • Commodity comeback: 6 trades on oil Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 7:02 PM ET
    The oil storage depot at Indonesian oil company Pertamina in Jakarta

    Even if Thursday doesn't start a rally, "Fast Money" traders see opportunities in the current oil environment.

  • Your first trade for Friday Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 6:16 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders give their final trades of the day.

  • HOUSTON, Feb 6- A strike by U.S. refinery workers appears set to widen late Saturday night to 11 plants as walkouts have been scheduled at BP Plc refineries in Indiana and Ohio, a BP spokesman said on Friday night, the sixth day of the strike. Stoppages by hourly workers represented by the United Steelworkers union are scheduled to begin at 11:59 p.m. local time on...