Beacon Financial Group Has Upped Dominion Resources (D) Holding; Cypress Capital Group Has Upped Valero Energy (VLO) Holding

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Cypress Capital Group increased Valero Energy Corp (VLO) stake by 15.74% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. Cypress Capital Group acquired 6,064 shares as Valero Energy Corp (VLO)’s stock rose 27.24%. The Cypress Capital Group holds 44,591 shares with $4.14M value, up from 38,527 last quarter. Valero Energy Corp now has $49.63B valuation. The stock decreased 1.40% or $1.64 during the last trading session, reaching $115.18. About 5.09 million shares traded or 38.92% up from the average. Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) has risen 87.89% since June 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 75.32% the S&P500. Some Historical VLO News: ; 21/03/2018 – Valero Meraux refinery restarts hydrocracker; 06/03/2018 – Valero Energy: Donna M. Titzman to Succeed Ciskowski; 06/03/2018 – Valero Reports ‘Refinery-Wide’ Power Outage at Three Rivers Plant; 26/04/2018 – Valero Energy 1Q Refining Segment Operating Income $922M; 26/04/2018 – Valero Energy 1Q Refinery Throughput Capacity Utilization 94%; 26/04/2018 – VALERO SAYS BEGINS PLANNED TEXAS CITY REFINERY GASOLINE UNIT OVERHAUL WHILE REPAIRING ALKY UNIT; 19/04/2018 – CITY, NEIGHBORING REFINERY FIRE DEPARTMENTS ASKED TO ASSIST AT VALERO TEXAS CITY REFINERY; 03/05/2018 – Valero Energy Corporation Will Attend The Redburn Toronto Conference; 26/04/2018 – VALERO ENERGY – DON’T THINK THERE ARE SIGNIFICANT OPPORTUNITIES FOR CONSOLIDATION IN THE REFINING BUSINESS – CONF CALL; 02/04/2018 – Fidelity Large Cap Adds Dunkin’, Exits Valero Energy

Beacon Financial Group increased Dominion Resources (D) stake by 390.52% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. Beacon Financial Group acquired 27,840 shares as Dominion Resources (D)’s stock declined 15.55%. The Beacon Financial Group holds 34,969 shares with $2.36M value, up from 7,129 last quarter. Dominion Resources now has $43.27B valuation. The stock increased 1.21% or $0.79 during the last trading session, reaching $66.31. About 9.72 million shares traded or 105.50% up from the average. Dominion Energy, Inc. (NYSE:D) has declined 20.75% since June 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 33.32% the S&P500. Some Historical D News: ; 27/03/2018 – Dominion Energy Expects to Enter Into Forward Sale Agreements With Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC and Credit Suisse Securities; 10/04/2018 – Dominion Energy Cove Point Enters Comml Service for Liquefied Natural Gas Export; 29/03/2018 – SCG: ” … slashing the nuclear charges, even temporarily, could cause Dominion Energy to drop its $14.6 billion offer to buy SCANA. Dominion CEO Thomas Farrell threatened to do just that earlier Wednesday if the Senate passed a rate cut; 27/03/2018 – Dominion Looking to Sell Stake in Appalachia Pipeline Operator; 19/03/2018 – DOMINION ENERGY SEES FERC CHANGES NOT MATERIAL; 21/03/2018 – DOMINION ENERGY – GEORGIA PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION UNANIMOUSLY APPROVED MERGER OF DOMINION ENERGY, SCANA CORP; 10/04/2018 – Dominion Energy Cove Point Enters Commercial Service for Liquefied Natural Gas Export; 16/05/2018 – Dominion Energy: Remain Confident in Atlantic Coast Pipeline Approvals, Project Will Move Forward as Scheduled; 21/03/2018 – GEORGIA PSC OKS DOMINION ENERGY-SCANA COMBINATION; 19/03/2018 – Dominion Energy Sees 2017 to 2020 Compound Earnings Growth Rate of 6% to 8%

Among 21 analysts covering Dominion Midstream (NYSE:D), 8 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 38% are positive. Dominion Midstream has $91.0 highest and $41.0 lowest target. $76.14’s average target is 14.82% above currents $66.31 stock price. Dominion Midstream had 48 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan given on Friday, March 16. DA Davidson initiated Dominion Energy, Inc. (NYSE:D) rating on Thursday, July 23. DA Davidson has “Buy” rating and $45 target. The rating was initiated by Howard Weil with “Sector Outperform” on Tuesday, November 17. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, December 13 with “Equal-Weight”. Barclays Capital maintained the shares of D in report on Monday, September 26 with “Overweight” rating. The firm has “Sell” rating by Goldman Sachs given on Friday, September 11. As per Sunday, August 20, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Thursday, October 12 by JP Morgan. The rating was maintained by JP Morgan on Thursday, June 7 with “Neutral”. The company was maintained on Thursday, August 3 by Deutsche Bank.

More news for Dominion Energy, Inc. (NYSE:D) were recently published by: Seekingalpha.com, which released: “As Utility Stocks Get Crushed, Possibilities Emerge” on June 08, 2018. Bizjournals.com‘s article titled: “Environmental groups file petition to stop Atlantic Coast Pipeline construction” and published on June 14, 2018 is yet another important article.

Beacon Financial Group decreased Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) stake by 7,171 shares to 133,804 valued at $6.40 million in 2018Q1. It also reduced General Electric Co (NYSE:GE) stake by 62,444 shares and now owns 18,559 shares. Berkshire Hathaway Inc Del (BRKB) was reduced too.

Since February 28, 2018, it had 2 insider purchases, and 0 sales for $453,739 activity. Shares for $199,987 were bought by RIGBY JOSEPH M on Wednesday, February 28. 4,000 shares were bought by FARRELL THOMAS F II, worth $253,752 on Thursday, May 10.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.19 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.13, from 1.32 in 2017Q4. It worsened, as 67 investors sold D shares while 303 reduced holdings. 121 funds opened positions while 319 raised stakes. 429.64 million shares or 3.49% more from 415.15 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Duff & Phelps Invest Company invested in 983,783 shares or 1.04% of the stock. Wg Shaheen Associates Dba Whitney Com holds 350 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Great West Life Assurance Com Can has 669,614 shares. Moreover, Susquehanna Gru Llp has 0% invested in Dominion Energy, Inc. (NYSE:D). Dowling Yahnke Limited Liability Com stated it has 5,608 shares. Employees Retirement Sys Of Texas holds 32,000 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Bessemer Gru, a New Jersey-based fund reported 17,750 shares. 7,576 were accumulated by Strategic Llc. Oppenheimer And Communications has invested 0.14% in Dominion Energy, Inc. (NYSE:D). Zeke Limited Liability Company reported 0.07% of its portfolio in Dominion Energy, Inc. (NYSE:D). 22,681 are owned by Verus Fincl Partners. Focused Wealth Management holds 325 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Appleton Prns Incorporated Ma holds 5,385 shares. Rampart Investment Management Com Ltd Com has 6,878 shares. Checchi Capital Advisers Ltd Limited Liability Company accumulated 5,347 shares.

Among 24 analysts covering Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Valero Energy Corporation had 87 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Citigroup maintained the shares of VLO in report on Wednesday, October 19 with “Buy” rating. The firm earned “Sector Outperform” rating on Wednesday, October 26 by Howard Weil. Standpoint Research downgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Thursday, November 16 report. Morgan Stanley upgraded Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) on Thursday, May 17 to “Overweight” rating. As per Friday, May 18, the company rating was upgraded by Tudor Pickering. As per Wednesday, January 24, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Wednesday, April 26 by RBC Capital Markets. UBS initiated the shares of VLO in report on Thursday, May 19 with “Neutral” rating. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Citigroup on Wednesday, January 24. The stock of Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) has “Neutral” rating given on Monday, August 24 by Bank of America.

More notable recent Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “The Good And Bad News About VLO” on June 14, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Outlook For Valero And Refiner Stocks” published on June 14, 2018, Bizjournals.com published: “Valero faces permit fight over emissions at Houston refinery” on June 04, 2018. More interesting news about Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) were released by: Bizjournals.com and their article: “Subcontractors sue Valero over explosion at Texas City refinery” published on June 01, 2018 as well as Bizjournals.com‘s news article titled: “Valero moves forward with $1 billion of spending on growth projects” with publication date: May 31, 2018.

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