Valero Energy 8-K 2005
Documents found in this filing:
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 25, 2005
VALERO ENERGY CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (210) 345-2000
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On May 25, 2005, senior management of Valero Energy Corporation (the Company) participated at the Lehman Brothers Fixed Income Conference (the Conference). The slides attached to this report were prepared in connection with managements participation at the Conference. The slides are included in Exhibit 99.1 to this report and are incorporated herein by reference. The slides will be available on the Companys website at www.valero.com.
Safe Harbor Statement
Statements contained in the exhibit to this report that state the Companys or its managements expectations or predictions of the future are forward-looking statements intended to be covered by the safe harbor provisions of the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. It is important to note that the Companys actual results could differ materially from those projected in such forward-looking statements. Factors that could affect those results include those mentioned in the documents that the Company has filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
99.1 Slides for the May 25, 2005 management presentation.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.