Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) saw a downside of -0.52% to close Monday at $112.76 after subtracting -$0.59 on the day. The 5-day average trading volume is 15,793,381 shares of the company’s common stock. It has gained $114.59 in the past week and touched a new high 3 times within the past 5 days. An average of 14,568,311 shares of the company has been traded in the last 20 days, and the 50-day average volume stands at 17,159,746.
XOM’s 1-month performance is 5.69% or $4.08 on its low of $104.76 reached on 01/04/23. The company’s shares have touched a 52-week low of $69.81 and high of $114.66, with the stock’s rally to the 52-week high happening on 01/23/23. YTD, XOM has achieved 2.23% or $2.46 and has reached a new high 6 times. However, the current price is down -1.66% from the 52-week high price.
XOM stock investors last saw insider trading activity on Dec 15.Fox Leonard M. (Vice President and Controller) most recently sold 12,000 shares at $104.68 per share on Dec 15. This transaction cost the insider $1,256,194. Vice President, Talley Darrin L, sold 2,500 shares at a price of $105.00 on Dec 09. Then, on Oct 31, Vice President Talley Darrin L sold 2,500 shares at a price of $110.47 per share. This transaction amounted to $276,182.
XOM stock has a beta of 1.10. Moving on to other valuation ratios, the trailing price-to-sales (P/S) ratio is 1.18 while the price-to-book (PB) in the most recent quarter is 2.54, with the price to cash flow ratio at 10.21.
Exxon Mobil Corporation’s quick ratio for the period ended September 29 was 1.00, with the current ratio over the same period at 1.30. As well, the company’s long term debt to equity for the quarter ending September 29 was 0.21, while the total debt to equity was 0.24. In terms of profitability, the gross margin trailing 12 months is 31.00%. The firm’s gross profit as reported stood at $64.2 billion against revenue of $285.64 billion.
For the quarterly period ending September 29 this year, Net income and sales went down compared to those figures reported in the previous quarter. Net income grew 65.67% to $19.66 billion, while revenue of $17.85 billion was 9.21% off the previous quarter. Analysts expected XOM to announce $3.79 per share in earnings in its latest quarter, but it posted $4.45, representing a 17.40% surprise. EBITDA for the quarter stood at more than $31.27 billion. XOM stock balance sheet for the quarter ending September 29 shows that total liabilities totaled 177.11 billion, with total debt at $45.43 billion. Shareholders hold equity totaling $4.12 billion.
Let’s look briefly at Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) price momentum from a technical analysis perspective. The 9-day relative strength index as at close on 23 January was 59.07% to suggest the stock is trending Neutral, with historical volatility in this time period at 18.66%.
The stock’s 5-day moving average is $112.19, reflecting a -0.34% or -$0.39 change from its current price. XOM is currently trading +4.35% above its 20-day SMA, +12.62% above its 100-day SMA. However, the stock’s current price level is away from the SMA50 by -1.09% and SMA200 by+36.30%.
Stochastic %K and %D was 81.08% and 76.43% and the average true range (ATR) pointed at 2.54. The RSI (14) points at 57.50%, while the 14-day stochastic is at 81.38% with the period’s ATR at 2.60. The stock’s 9-day MACD Oscillator is pointing at 0.39 and 1.74 on the 14-day charts.
In the most recent analyst report for Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM), Redburn downgraded it to a Sell rating. They previously had a Neutral rating on the stock. Analysts offering their rating for XOM stock have a consensus rating for the stock as Overweight. Currently, 1 brokerage advisors rate XOM as a “sell,”, while 11 advise that investors “Hold.” 0 analysts have rated the stock as underweight. 3 rates the stock as overweight while 15 have offered a “buy” rating.
What is XOM’s price target for the next 12 months?
Analysts have a consensus price target ranging from a low of $101.00 and a high of $140.00, with their median price target at $123.40. Looking at these predictions, the average price target given by analysts is for Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) stock is $123.42.