Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) – Booming Business, But Richly Valued Stock

    Schleckser Robert N, Vice President and Treasurer, subtracted 9,345 shares of Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) from its portfolio at the rate of $70.84 per share valuing $662,000 on Aug 05. The insider left behind 189,800 shares of the company to its portfolio. Before making a move on any particular stock, readers often pay close attention to support and resistance markers. The last reported price for shares of Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) was $68.30. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $68.75, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $69.20. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $67.56 and a 2nd Support Level at $66.82. Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) stock has lost -$2.54, or -3.59%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have lost -$7.63, or -10.05%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has fallen by -$8.06, or -10.56%. This year-to-date, Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) shares have gained $0.11, or 0.16%.

    Analyzing price projection indicators is a helpful way to determine whether a potential stock buy is a wise choice for profits in the short term, medium term, and long term. For Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) stock, 100% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Sell .” Meanwhile, 100% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Sell .”

    With 4,231,106 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $288,984,544K. Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) generates $290,212 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $20,840 M. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of -12.44%, a 3-Year Total Return of -22.21%, and a 5-year Total Return of -30.66%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 31.30%, with its most recent dividend valued at $0.870 per share on 08/12/19. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 5.10%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 3.48.

    In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in Mar-19, Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) reported earnings of $0.55 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $0.70 per share, representing a -0.15 difference and 21.48% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in Dec-18, the reported earnings of $1.41 represented a 0.33 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $1.08 per share, which was a 30.89% surprise.

    For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 09/2019, the average earnings estimate is $0.93 per share. This estimate came from a total of 6 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $1.13 and the low estimate was $0.78. In the year-ago quarter, Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) generated per-share earnings of $1.46. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be -36.30%.

    Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 0 purchases (0 shares in total) and 1 sale (9,345 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 0 insider buys amounting to 0 shares and 9 insider sales amounting to 17,663 shares. In the past full year, 32 insider purchases were made (involving 997,316 shares) and 51 insider sell-offs equivalent to 242,778 shares.

    Moving onto liquidity, Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) has a Current Ratio of 0.84, a Quick Ratio of 0.51 and a Cash Ratio of 0.05. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 19.71, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 16.46, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 10.92. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 10.71 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 8.95.