U.S. refiner Valero "not as pessimistic" about possible Biden administration -CEO

"We're not as pessimistic as some people are about a possible change in administrations," Gorder told Wall Street analysts

  

HOUSTON- Valero Energy Corp, the second largest U.S. crude oil refiner, is "not as pessimistic" about a possible administration led by Democrat Joe Biden, company Chief Executive Joe Gorder said on Thursday.

"We're not as pessimistic as some people are about a possible change in administrations," Gorder told Wall Street analysts in a Thursday morning conference to discuss third quarter results.

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