Exxon Mobil Corporation [NYSE: XOM] closed the trading session at $55.96 on 07/20/21. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $55.03, while the highest price level was $56.60. The company report on July 19, 2021 that Andrew Swiger to Retire as Senior Vice President of Exxon Mobil Corporation; Kathryn Mikells Elected Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.
Andrew Swiger, senior vice president of Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM), has announced his intention to retire effective Sept. 1 after more than 43 years of service. The board of directors has elected Kathryn Mikells, a former executive with Diageo, United Airlines and Xerox, as senior vice president and chief financial officer, effective Aug. 9.
“I’d like to thank Andy, both personally and on behalf of the board of directors, for his many years of dedicated service, and wish him all the best in his retirement,” said Darren Woods, chairman and chief executive officer. “We welcome Kathy to ExxonMobil and look forward to the perspective and experience she brings as we work together to deliver on our strategies and increase shareholder value.”.
The stocks have a year to date performance of 35.76 percent and weekly performance of -8.08 percent. The stock has been moved at 14.58 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed -7.35 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed 1.21 percent over the most recent 3-months.
If compared to the average trading volume of 23.85M shares, XOM reached to a volume of 26531672 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here’s what leading stock market gurus have to say about Exxon Mobil Corporation [XOM]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for XOM shares is $65.97 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on XOM stock is a recommendation set at 2.60. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
BMO Capital Markets have made an estimate for Exxon Mobil Corporation shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Market Perform, with their previous recommendation back on July 12, 2021. The new note on the price target was released on May 05, 2021, representing the official price target for Exxon Mobil Corporation stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Exxon Mobil Corporation is set at 1.64, with the Price to Sales ratio for XOM stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 1.35. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.51, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.81.
XOM stock trade performance evaluation
Exxon Mobil Corporation [XOM] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -8.08. With this latest performance, XOM shares dropped by -7.35% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 14.58% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 31.67% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for XOM stock in for the last two-week period is set at 30.74, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 24.03, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 36.34 for Exxon Mobil Corporation [XOM]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 61.03, while it was recorded at 57.42 for the last single week of trading, and 50.52 for the last 200 days.
Exxon Mobil Corporation [XOM]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Exxon Mobil Corporation [XOM] shares currently have an operating margin of -2.33 and a Gross Margin at +18.04. Exxon Mobil Corporation’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -12.59.
Return on Total Capital for XOM is now -1.70, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -10.41. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -12.87, with Return on Assets sitting at -6.45. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Exxon Mobil Corporation [XOM] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 46.41. Additionally, XOM Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 31.70, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 21.92. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 32.65, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 22.30.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Exxon Mobil Corporation [XOM] managed to generate an average of -$311,667 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 7.49 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.51.Exxon Mobil Corporation’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.50 and a Current Ratio set at 0.80.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Exxon Mobil Corporation [XOM] stock
The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for XOM. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Exxon Mobil Corporation go to 10.14%.
Exxon Mobil Corporation [XOM]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $124,317 million, or 53.30% of XOM stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of XOM stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 349,439,067, which is approximately 1.465% of the company’s market cap and around 0.12% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 282,815,742 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $15.83 billion in XOM stocks shares; and STATE STREET CORP, currently with $13.85 billion in XOM stock with ownership of nearly 2.499% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Exxon Mobil Corporation stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of July and at the time of the July reporting period, where 1,316 institutional holders increased their position in Exxon Mobil Corporation [NYSE:XOM] by around 146,810,126 shares. Additionally, 1,226 investors decreased positions by around 111,272,931 shares, while 251 investors held positions by with 1,963,445,359 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 2,221,528,416 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. XOM stock had 243 new institutional investments in for a total of 19,328,714 shares, while 102 institutional investors sold positions of 11,801,446 shares during the same period.