Take This Into Account Before Investing in XOM

Exxon Mobil logged a -0.3% change during today's afternoon session, and is now trading at a price of $103.94 per share. The S&P 500 index moved 1.0%. XOM's trading volume is 6,516,264 compared to the stock's average volume of 15,295,008.

Exxon Mobil trades -18.0% away from its average analyst target price of $126.75 per share. The 22 analysts following the stock have set target prices ranging from $110.0 to $146.0, and on average have given Exxon Mobil a rating of buy.

If you are considering an investment in XOM, you'll want to know the following:

  • Exxon Mobil's current price is 46.2% above its Graham number of $71.09, which implies that at its current valuation it does not offer a margin of safety

  • Exxon Mobil has moved 14.0% over the last year, and the S&P 500 logged a change of 13.3%

  • Based on its trailing earnings per share of 14.77, Exxon Mobil has a trailing 12 month Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 7.0 while the S&P 500 average is 15.97

  • XOM has a forward P/E ratio of 11.4 based on its forward 12 month price to earnings (EPS) of $9.12 per share

  • The company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of -0.98 — a number near or below 1 signifying that Exxon Mobil is fairly valued compared to its estimated growth potential

  • Its Price to Book (P/B) ratio is 2.11 compared to its sector average of 1.68

  • Exxon Mobil Corporation engages in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas in the United States and internationally.

  • Based in Irving, the company has 62,000 full time employees and a market cap of $420.21 Billion. Exxon Mobil currently returns an annual dividend yield of 3.4%.

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