Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM)

44.08
0.37 0.85
NYSE : Energy Minerals
Prev Close 43.71
Open 44.62
Day Low/High 43.93 / 45.19
52 Wk Low/High 30.11 / 77.88
Volume 18.22M
Avg Volume 28.79M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 4.23B
Market Cap 184.82B
EPS 3.40
P/E Ratio 13.01
Div & Yield 3.48 (7.78%)

Latest News

Don't Be Shocked If a Few S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats Lose Their Elite Status

Don't Be Shocked If a Few S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats Lose Their Elite Status

The S&P 500 Index Committee has work to do as it decides which companies remain in the index, and that could impact whether some remain Aristocrats.

Covering My SPY Short

* As the expanding delta in my large SPY put took me to a too large net short exposure * Let me explain... At 1:30 pm the major indices are basically at their lows with the S&P Index -88 handles. The declines in individual stocks from only yesterday...

Markets Test Support Levels, Amazon Earnings, Calibrating for Covid-19

Markets Test Support Levels, Amazon Earnings, Calibrating for Covid-19

The market sold off on Thursday after close as big hitters, including Amazon, reported earnings.

Boeing Has My Eye

Boeing Has My Eye

This is a lower probability trade, but with the coiled price action around BA, it wouldn't take much to spring this one to life.

Good Sales

Good (full) sales in , , , , and yesterday. For more, see my opener from this morning.

A Time to Plant And a Time to Pluck Up That Which Is Planted

* Mission accomplished? Sell in May and go away!  * In scope and duration, stocks have rallied in a manner rarely seen in history * Month-to-date April has been the best month for equities since 1974 * The S&P Index has climbed by +31.4% since the M...

Higher Prices for Nordic American Tankers Stock Shouldn't Come as a Surprise

Higher Prices for Nordic American Tankers Stock Shouldn't Come as a Surprise

NAT's story really can be distilled into one word: scarcity.

My Market View in a Nutshell

* A relatively narrow trading range seems likely over the short term * I particularly like energy for a trade * I am bullish over the intermediate term I continue to look for a multi-week backing and filling process into the summer that probably fru...

Today's Action

We are a tad off the day's high, good market breadth. Nice move in which I put on my Best Ideas List yesterday.  +7% and up a beaner. Energy stocks strong with leading with a +8% gain. and +.  up another +$3 to $72.50! By contrast, financials are we...

You Say Goodbye, I Say Hello

* From my perch, upside reward vs. downside risk turned more positive yesterday "You say yes, I say no You say stop and I say go go go, oh no You say goodbye and I say hello Hello hello I don't know why you say goodbye, I say hello Hello hello I don...

Oil Vey

* Buying energy stocks for at trade at the sound of cannons In my opening missive I talk about contrarian trading and investing. Speaking of which, I bought a package of large-cap energy stocks (Halliburton , Exxon Mobil and others) as well as the o...

The ETF-ization of U.S. Markets, and My Macro View of Oil

The ETF-ization of U.S. Markets, and My Macro View of Oil

The vast majority of the universe of ETFs are vulnerable to market dislocations.

The Death of Capitalism

The Death of Capitalism

The seeds of this government takeover of markets were planted more than a decade ago.

Some Optimism, Watching Oil, Trading Hain, Updating 4 Stocks: Market Recon

Some Optimism, Watching Oil, Trading Hain, Updating 4 Stocks: Market Recon

The presidential task force wasn't going to address the media Sunday. Then, they did. Actual news? Futures markets opened ahead of that, in the green, and went higher. That's interesting.

Did Trump Just Pull an April Fool's Trick With the Oil Market?

Did Trump Just Pull an April Fool's Trick With the Oil Market?

This is a big selling opportunity in the European oil majors.

Not Even Dividend Aristocrats and Kings Are Immune to Covid-19 Cuts

Not Even Dividend Aristocrats and Kings Are Immune to Covid-19 Cuts

Investors are wise to take a wait-and-see approach amid store closures, furloughs, social distancing and other measures in response to the outbreak.

Stay With Names That Haven't Violated Their Low in the Last Week

Stay With Names That Haven't Violated Their Low in the Last Week

I still don't think it's a terrible time to begin accumulating shares in quality companies for the long-term.

Protect Your Dividend Earnings From Oil Slips

Protect Your Dividend Earnings From Oil Slips

Occidental's dividend cut should serve as a warning.

An Options Tool for Use in Volatile Times

An Options Tool for Use in Volatile Times

It is the covered call, and it can be used in trading ETFs and individual stocks.

Jim Cramer: What to Buy and What to Sell Now, Part 1

Jim Cramer: What to Buy and What to Sell Now, Part 1

In a 3-part series, Jim Cramer goes through all 30 Dow stocks to evaluate what is safe to buy and what you should sell or avoid (like the plague).

An Oil Price War Is Born but I'm Not Selling BP Today

An Oil Price War Is Born but I'm Not Selling BP Today

Perhaps investors would be wise to invoke the Jim Cramer 'three day rule' where energy is concerned.

'Sit Back and Wait' With This Exxon Trade

'Sit Back and Wait' With This Exxon Trade

XOM is not a $50 stock.

Jim Cramer: Are These 10 High-Yielding Stocks on Your Radar?

Jim Cramer: Are These 10 High-Yielding Stocks on Your Radar?

These Dow stocks all yield above 3.3% right now, but are they worth the risk?

Have I Warmed Up to BP? Let's Just Say I'll Give It a Chance

Have I Warmed Up to BP? Let's Just Say I'll Give It a Chance

Joining the ranks of BlackRock and Microsoft, BP has come out with a plan to address climate change, and that gives it added appeal.

Takeaways From These Markets, Oil Is a Bear, Gambling on Tesla: Market Recon

Takeaways From These Markets, Oil Is a Bear, Gambling on Tesla: Market Recon

I don't think any of the takeaways have to do with the political mess in Iowa, nor the 'State of the Union' address scheduled for Tuesday night.

Jim Cramer: Once Again, Why Fossil Fuels Are on the Wrong Side of History

Jim Cramer: Once Again, Why Fossil Fuels Are on the Wrong Side of History

I am not about making friends, I am about making money. And I don't think I can help you make money in the oil and gas stocks anymore.

Exxon's Just Running Out of Gas

Exxon's Just Running Out of Gas

It's not just the lousy profit picture: XOM posted its third least profitable year in 2019 since the turn of the millennium. So how can I get my 87 cents?

Exxon Mobil Has a Growth and Income Problem

Exxon Mobil Has a Growth and Income Problem

The company continues to pay its dividend, but with large capital expenditures, it will likely have to borrow to pay.