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Valero Energy stock shows an exceptional seasonal pattern in the months of December and January. 

This time we have picked Valero Energy as our monthly trading pick. It is a large American corporation, and now accounting for 117 billion dollars in yearly earnings. The headquarters are located in San Antonio, Texas. The company is one of the major oil giants in the world. 

Below is a chart showing the typical pattern the stock exhibits during the course of a calendar year. These patterns can be discerned at a glance on a seasonal chart, which is calculated by averaging the performance of the stock over the past 10 years. The horizontal axis depicts the time of the year, the vertical axis the level of the seasonal pattern (indexed to 100).


As the chart shows, the stock has historically performed very strongly. However, there is still an opportunity to pick out a time of the year that has shown stronger growth than the year-round average. The time-period associated with the strongest seasonal performance is highlighted on the chart in blue. It begins on December, 14th and ends on February, 1st.  

Valero Energy shows 90% Winning Trades

In the examined time-period, Valero Energy stock shows incredible winning trades of 90% - every year the seasonal pattern has repeated itself except 2016. Not only the frequency is exceptional in this seasonal pattern, the annualized return of 149.88% is extraordinary as well.


The table below illustrates this fact. Not only has there been an increase in value for every year, but it visualizes that the growth has been significant almost every year.


There are plenty of other seasonal opportunities available, especially in the last few months of the year. Stay ahead of the curve and use our to maximize the potential of trades based on reliable statistics and quantifiable stock market trends.