Insight into Exxon Mobil Stock Performance

Exxon Mobil logged a -1.1% change during today's evening session, and is now trading at a price of $112.75 per share. The S&P 500 index moved -0.0%. XOM's trading volume is 13,289,196 compared to the stock's average volume of 17,895,687.

Exxon Mobil trades -15.15% away from its average analyst target price of $132.88 per share. The 23 analysts following the stock have set target prices ranging from $110.0 to $152.0, and on average have given Exxon Mobil a rating of buy.

Anyone interested in buying XOM should be aware of the facts below:

  • Exxon Mobil's current price is 12.4% above its Graham number of $100.31, which implies that at its current valuation it does not offer a margin of safety

  • Exxon Mobil has moved 5.9% over the last year, and the S&P 500 logged a change of 23.2%

  • Based on its trailing earnings per share of 8.16, Exxon Mobil has a trailing 12 month Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 13.8 while the S&P 500 average is 27.65

  • XOM has a forward P/E ratio of 11.6 based on its forward 12 month price to earnings (EPS) of $9.76 per share

  • The company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of 1.9 — 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 2.17 compared to its sector average of 2.1

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

  • Based in Spring, the company has 62,000 full time employees and a market cap of $505.79 Billion. Exxon Mobil currently returns an annual dividend yield of 3.3%.

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