Below are the three companies in the Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry with the highest year-over-year expected earnings per share (EPS) growth rates.
Valero Energy (NYSE:VLO) is highest with EPS growth of 1,260.0%. Valero Energy Corporation is an independent petroleum refining and marketing company that owns and operates refineries in the United States, Canada, and Aruba. The Company produces conventional gasolines, distillates, jet fuel, asphalt, petrochemicals, lubricants, and other refined products as well as diesel fuel, low-sulfur and ultra-low-sulfur diesel fuel, and oxygenates. Thus far today, Valero Energy has traded 1.4 million shares, vs. average volume of 7.4 million shares per day. The stock has outperformed the Dow (0.5% to the Dow's -0.5%) and outperformed the S&P 500 (0.5% to the S&P's -0.6%) during today's trading.
Following is CVR Energy (NYSE:CVI) with EPS growth of 248.4%.
Finishing up the top three is Crosstex Energy (NASDAQ:XTEX), with EPS growth of 81.7%.