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Valero Energy Partners (NYSE:VLP) is scheduled to post its Q214 quarterly earnings results on Monday, August 11th. Analysts expect Valero Energy Partners to post earnings of $0.18 per share and revenue of $22.83 million for the quarter.

Shares of Valero Energy Partners (NYSE:VLP) opened at 44.45 on Friday. Valero Energy Partners has a one year low of $27.50 and a one year high of $56.89. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $48.35 and a 200-day moving average of $42.22. The company’s market cap is $2.560 billion.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which is scheduled for Wednesday, August 13th. Investors of record on Friday, August 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.2225 per share. This represents a $0.89 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.00%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, July 30th. This is an increase from Valero Energy Partners’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.21.

A number of analysts have recently weighed in on VLP shares. Analysts at Howard Weil raised their price target on shares of Valero Energy Partners from $46.00 to $52.00 in a research note on Thursday, July 24th. They now have a “sector outperform” rating on the stock. On a related note, analysts at Citigroup Inc. reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Valero Energy Partners in a research note on Wednesday, July 23rd. They now have a $53.50 price target on the stock, up previously from $40.00. Finally, analysts at Credit Suisse raised their price target on shares of Valero Energy Partners from $44.00 to $50.00 in a research note on Tuesday, July 15th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $50.70.

Valero Energy Partners LP was formed to own, operate, develop and acquire crude oil and refined petroleum products pipelines, terminals and other transportation and logistics assets.

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