Occidental Petroleum Corp. (OXY)

39.01
NYSE : Energy Minerals
Prev Close 37.98
Day Low/High 38.10 / 39.03
52 Wk Low/High 37.54 / 68.83
Avg Volume 9.34M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 893.32M
Market Cap 33.93B
EPS 5.40
P/E Ratio 26.94
Div & Yield 3.16 (8.14%)

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Timing and Psychology Are Everything When Bargain Hunting

Timing and Psychology Are Everything When Bargain Hunting

When you're the most bummed out about how much you've lost, so is everybody else, and that's when they're willing to part with even the best stocks at really low prices.

Oil Is in a Hot Spot: 9 Ways to Generate High Yields in Energy

Oil Is in a Hot Spot: 9 Ways to Generate High Yields in Energy

This weekend's attack on Saudi refineries adds one more variable to bolster prices.

Jim Cramer: 6 Reasons Why Oil Is Terrible, Right Now

Jim Cramer: 6 Reasons Why Oil Is Terrible, Right Now

Wait until the last rounds to buy oil names.

There's a Lot to Love at Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway

There's a Lot to Love at Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway

Berkshire is so large and diversified that its prospects are tied to the economy as a whole, with the added benefit of being a defensive play in case of a market downturn.

Jim Cramer: 4 Reasons Why Oil Has Not Recovered

Jim Cramer: 4 Reasons Why Oil Has Not Recovered

Oil is perceived as being an unavoidable loser as long as trade tensions rage.

8 Diverse Ways to Energize Your Portfolio

8 Diverse Ways to Energize Your Portfolio

A review of top picks for 2019 in the energy, power generation and renewables sectors.

Jim Cramer: Why Can't the Oil Stocks Catch a Serious Bid?

Jim Cramer: Why Can't the Oil Stocks Catch a Serious Bid?

There are a whole lot of forces going on in our country to explain this stubborn resistance by the oil stocks to the moves we used to expect.

Give These Energy Names a Closer Look After Insider Buys

Give These Energy Names a Closer Look After Insider Buys

Recent insider buys in Occidental Petroleum and Flotek Industries during the energy dip may be sign of potential investment opportunities.

Jim Cramer: Wait for Trade and Infrastructure News to Hit Prices

Jim Cramer: Wait for Trade and Infrastructure News to Hit Prices

Then is the time to buy -- and it should soon be here.

Jim Cramer: Occidental, Tesla and the Science of Borrowing Money

Jim Cramer: Occidental, Tesla and the Science of Borrowing Money

I salute Elon Musk for what he did. But Vicki Hollub? I am calling it ill-advised.

There Are 2 Reasons Why I'd Buy Berkshire Hathaway Stock

There Are 2 Reasons Why I'd Buy Berkshire Hathaway Stock

Buffett and Munger have some questions to answer, some situations to ponder, and probably a more concerned public than in the past to deal with.

What to Expect From Warren Buffett at Berkshire's Big Meeting This Weekend

What to Expect From Warren Buffett at Berkshire's Big Meeting This Weekend

From lollipops to locomotives, Warren Buffett's has a full buffet of topics to address Saturday.

Jim Cramer: Don't Try to Predict the Cycle, Game the 'Gamers' Instead

Jim Cramer: Don't Try to Predict the Cycle, Game the 'Gamers' Instead

The big portfolio managers get ahead of the turn in cycles -- as we can see in oil services, semiconductors and autos, among other sectors. Here's how to play their game.

Chevron or Exxon Mobil: Which Is the Better Big Oil Dividend Aristocrat?

Chevron or Exxon Mobil: Which Is the Better Big Oil Dividend Aristocrat?

Investors attempting to select between the two stocks have a fairly straightforward choice.

Jim Cramer: It's Stupid Is as Stupid Does on a Ridiculous Day in the Market

Jim Cramer: It's Stupid Is as Stupid Does on a Ridiculous Day in the Market

Portfolio managers are exercising their First Amendment right to do incredibly stupid things.

Fibocall: Early Tuesday Texts

Jim Cramer: This Market May Not Be Overvalued

Jim Cramer: This Market May Not Be Overvalued

We see signs that tell us not only is this market not expensive, but there are whole sections that might be ridiculously cheap. The recent merger announcements are a prime example.

Jim Cramer: What Investors Should Do If They Missed Out on a Transformative Day

Jim Cramer: What Investors Should Do If They Missed Out on a Transformative Day

We never thought, 24 hours ago, that it could possibly be this good.

Who Might the Oil Majors Acquire Next After Chevron's Anadarko Deal?

Who Might the Oil Majors Acquire Next After Chevron's Anadarko Deal?

A rundown of several oil companies that could soon be on the block.

Why Market Manipulation by the Fed Is a Bad Idea; A Look at Twilio: Market Recon

Why Market Manipulation by the Fed Is a Bad Idea; A Look at Twilio: Market Recon

A shift in the way the central bank manages its balance sheet is dangerous.

Jim Cramer: Bezos, Amazon, and Next Week's Game Plan

Jim Cramer: Bezos, Amazon, and Next Week's Game Plan

Next week we'll be at the tail end of earnings season. It's been a blast, at least until this past week when we got some iffy news about trade.

This Energy Stock Is a Well-Oiled Dividend Machine

This Energy Stock Is a Well-Oiled Dividend Machine

Top-tier assets, a high yield and dividend growth make Occidental a very attractive stock for income investors.

China to Sell U.S. Oil Assets as Trade Wars Mount

China to Sell U.S. Oil Assets as Trade Wars Mount

Although this will be challenging in the short term, it may be an opportunity for large American companies to acquire assets.