Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM)

81.60
0.28 0.34
NYSE : Energy Minerals
Prev Close 81.32
Open 80.81
Day Low/High 80.80 / 81.60
52 Wk Low/High 64.65 / 87.36
Volume 1.96M
Avg Volume 14.57M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 4.24B
Market Cap 342.65B
EPS 4.90
P/E Ratio 16.57
Div & Yield 3.28 (4.05%)

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Even an Energy Security Can Be a Security Blanket

Even an Energy Security Can Be a Security Blanket

The apple of my eye is still the 10% Series A Cumulative Preferred Stock issued by Callon Petroleum.

Oil Prices Can Rise Further -- Plus ULTA and Cloud Stocks to Watch: Market Recon

Oil Prices Can Rise Further -- Plus ULTA and Cloud Stocks to Watch: Market Recon

This recent oil price surge in price is not over, and not priced in. Here is how I am playing it.

Digging Down on the Dow 30

Digging Down on the Dow 30

Just 13 of the 30 Dow components are in clear uptrends.

We're in the Middle of a Sucker Rally Right Now

We're in the Middle of a Sucker Rally Right Now

In a market full of noise it pays to focus on individual fundamentals. One of my favorite phrases is 'cash flow never lies.'

Separate Your Portfolio Into These 3 Categories: You'll Be Glad You Did

Separate Your Portfolio Into These 3 Categories: You'll Be Glad You Did

No one wants a Kraft Heinz moment.

Stick to Larger E&P Outfits for an Oil Play, Plus a Trade on PLNT: Market Recon

Stick to Larger E&P Outfits for an Oil Play, Plus a Trade on PLNT: Market Recon

And stay away from under-capitalized, over-indebted shale producers that face pressure to limit capital expenditures.

Dare I Say It? Oil Majors Look Like an Attractive Buy

Dare I Say It? Oil Majors Look Like an Attractive Buy

Royal Dutch Shell and Total boast solid balance sheets, high free-cash-flow generation, top-quartile production growth and attractive valuations.

7 High-Yield Dividend Plays to Consider

7 High-Yield Dividend Plays to Consider

These stocks have grown their dividend for years but the yield has now reached levels of attraction.

Trading Energy

Taking short-term profits across BP plc Royal Dutch Shell  and Exxon Mobil , and a small loss in Chevron ... I did not time that one as well. These are all part of my "exposing oneself to growth trade while getting paid to do so in the form of divid...

Take Some Profits on This Strength: Market Recon

Take Some Profits on This Strength: Market Recon

The market can still go higher, but the time has come for the slope of price discovery to normalize a bit.

'Wonder Dogs' and 'Underdogs': 2 Hot Diggity Twists on the 'Dogs of the Dow'

'Wonder Dogs' and 'Underdogs': 2 Hot Diggity Twists on the 'Dogs of the Dow'

Selecting the creme de la creme of last year's top dividend dogs generated an average total return of 8.8%.

BP: The Best of Big Oil

BP: The Best of Big Oil

BP is separating itself among the supermajors

BP Has Long Been One of My Favorite Oil Stocks

BP Has Long Been One of My Favorite Oil Stocks

For the firm's fourth quarter, results were truly impressive.

BP Stock Fuels Up on Earnings Beat, Bullish Outlook for Oil

BP Stock Fuels Up on Earnings Beat, Bullish Outlook for Oil

BP stock was surging higher after its earnings report.

The Global Macro-Economic Picture, China Watch, Keys to Amazon: Market Recon

The Global Macro-Economic Picture, China Watch, Keys to Amazon: Market Recon

The real takeaway for AMZN for me, and the main reason that I am even in the name on a semi-permanent basis, is AWS.

It's Important That Average Investors Understand Beta and What It Measures

It's Important That Average Investors Understand Beta and What It Measures

Financial advisors are usually referring to buying stocks and ETFs that have relatively high covariances in performance with the S&P 500.

Beautiful Oil

OPEC reports the largest monthly drop in production in almost two years. Oil prices head north on Friday morning. WTI Crude trades above $53 per barrel. The EIA earlier this week, adjusted expected U.S. output to more than 12 million barrels per day...

Exxon Mobil Can Be Bought Here for an Upside Move

Exxon Mobil Can Be Bought Here for an Upside Move

Now that it looks like crude oil has bottomed, let's check out the charts and indicators for XOM.

This Market May Just Be in an Uptrend: Market Recon

This Market May Just Be in an Uptrend: Market Recon

This is the kind of reversal that happens in a bull market.

It Isn't Time to Sound the All Clear in the Equity Space Just Yet: Market Recon

It Isn't Time to Sound the All Clear in the Equity Space Just Yet: Market Recon

Market participants are smart enough to know by now that when one must venture across thin ice, one does not linger.

What Acquisition Targets Could Chevron Shoot For?

What Acquisition Targets Could Chevron Shoot For?

It might be time to examine some possible oil peers to poach.

Oil Stocks Spike on Optimistic Turn in Sino-American Relations

Oil Stocks Spike on Optimistic Turn in Sino-American Relations

The surge in individual stocks comes as both the WTI and Brent Crude indices jumped after China indicated it would hold trade talks with the U.S.

Chart of the Day: Dividends Make Oil Stocks a Strong Defense Against Volatility

Chart of the Day: Dividends Make Oil Stocks a Strong Defense Against Volatility

As oil recovers and begins to stabilize both the stock price and cash flow of companies in the space, dividend payments could drive strong portfolios.

There Is a Lot to Like About Chevron Stock

There Is a Lot to Like About Chevron Stock

If you follow me, then you know oil stocks is where I have been adding more so than anywhere else over the past couple of weeks.

Chevron Stock's Comeback Alive as Oil Rebounds Into 2019

Chevron Stock's Comeback Alive as Oil Rebounds Into 2019

CVX shares keep chugging along, building on a bounce from their December lows.

Jim Cramer: Best and Worst of the Dow in 2018

Jim Cramer: Best and Worst of the Dow in 2018

And which stocks are still a buy into 2019.

Here's How to Panic in a Very Smart Way

Here's How to Panic in a Very Smart Way

The smart way to panic is to remove any trace of financial systemic risk from your portfolio.

Buy Tech Company Bonds Instead of Their Decaying Stocks

Buy Tech Company Bonds Instead of Their Decaying Stocks

Thursday's stock market rout is just another reminder that flat yield curves and equity investing do not mix.