Briefing on the Fundamentals of Exxon Mobil (XOM)

Large-cap energy company Exxon Mobil has moved -1.9% this afternoon, reaching $115.35 per share. In contrast, the average analyst target price for the stock is $117.43.

Exxon Mobil Corporation engages in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas in the United States and internationally. The company is based in the United States. Exxon Mobil currently returns an annual dividend yield of 3.1%.

What to Consider if You Are Thinking of Buying Exxon Mobil:

  • Exxon Mobil has moved 27.0% over the last year.

  • XOM has a forward P/E ratio of 13.3 based on its EPS guidance of 8.67.

  • Over the last 6 years, earnings per share (EPS) have been growing at a compounded average rate of 18.0%.

  • The company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of -1.44.

  • Its Price to Book (P/B) ratio is 2.32

Exxon Mobil Has Irregular Cash Flows

Date Reported Cash Flow from Operations ($ k) Capital expenditures ($ k) Free Cash Flow ($ k) YoY Growth (%)
2023-02-22 76,797,000 -18,407,000 95,204,000 58.13
2022-02-23 48,129,000 -12,076,000 60,205,000 88.44
2021-02-24 14,668,000 -17,282,000 31,950,000 -40.92
2020-02-26 29,716,000 -24,361,000 54,077,000 -2.72
2019-02-27 36,014,000 -19,574,000 55,588,000 22.26
2018-02-28 30,066,000 -15,402,000 45,468,000

Exxon Mobil's free cash flows have a decent average of $57.08 Billion over the last 6 years, but they are highly variable since their coefficient of variability is 101460872390.1%. The compounded average growth rate over this period is 0.0%.

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