What Should Investors Know About Exxon Mobil (XOM) Stock?

Shares of Energy sector company Exxon Mobil moved -0.3% today, and are now trading at a price of $97.36. The large-cap stock's daily volume was 2,344,661 compared to its average volume of 21,178,204. The S&P 500 index returned a -1.0% performance.

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 Spring and has 62,000 full time employees. Its market capitalization is $389,125,537,792. Exxon Mobil currently offers its equity investors a dividend that yields 3.7% per year.

22 analysts are following Exxon Mobil and have set target prices ranging from $105.0 to $149.0 per share. On average, they have given the company a rating of buy. At today's prices, XOM is trading -22.5% away from its average analyst target price of $125.62 per share.

Over the last year, XOM shares have gone down by -11.7%, which represents a difference of -33.0% when compared to the S&P 500. The stock's 52 week high is $120.7 per share and its 52 week low is $96.59. With average free cash flows of $25.24 Billion that have been growing at an average rate of 34.6% over the last 6 years, Exxon Mobil declining stock performance may not be reflective of the quality of its underlying business.

Date Reported Cash Flow from Operations ($ k) Capital expenditures ($ k) Free Cash Flow ($ k) YoY Growth (%)
2023 59,308,000 21,474,000 37,834,000 -35.2
2022 76,797,000 18,407,000 58,390,000 61.96
2021 48,129,000 12,076,000 36,053,000 1479.23
2020 14,668,000 17,282,000 -2,614,000 -148.81
2019 29,716,000 24,361,000 5,355,000 -67.43
2018 36,014,000 19,574,000 16,440,000
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