Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

57.59
0.51 0.89
NYSE
Prev Close 57.08
Open 56.70
Day Low/High 56.68 / 57.82
52 Wk Low/High 31.11 / 64.92
Volume 22.28M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 4233.56B
Market Cap 233.74B
P/E Ratio 60.81
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Here's Something to Try if You're Looking to Get Long Honeywell

Here's Something to Try if You're Looking to Get Long Honeywell

What I see: This stock responds well to economic recovery.

Apple Still King, Dow Shell Game, More Market Faith, Renewed China Talks?

Apple Still King, Dow Shell Game, More Market Faith, Renewed China Talks?

Monday's market action was in no way similar to that recent disparity between the 'haves' and 'have nots.'

Daily Affirmations With Dougie Kass: Fame. It's Not Going to Live Forever

"I am going to write a good Diary on Real Money Pro today... and I am going to help people. Because I am good enough, I am smart enough and doggone it, people like me." - Daily Affirmations with Dougie Kass Today's Affirmations is about fame and how...

Elections and Stocks: Party Performance, Predicting and Potential Market Winners

Elections and Stocks: Party Performance, Predicting and Potential Market Winners

The market's performance in the three months leading up to a presidential election has displayed an uncanny ability to forecast which party will win the White House.

I'm Done With BP and Here's Why

I'm Done With BP and Here's Why

And I'm now out of direct exposure to energy.

Are Bear Markets a Thing of the Past?

Are Bear Markets a Thing of the Past?

Not for individual stocks -- let me show you what I mean.

Caterpillar Is Still Pointed Higher Ahead of Earnings

Caterpillar Is Still Pointed Higher Ahead of Earnings

Let's check the charts ahead of earnings on Friday.

Chevron Acquires Noble Energy, and Here's How I'd Trade It

Chevron Acquires Noble Energy, and Here's How I'd Trade It

What does this deal do for Chevron?

What Would Warren Buffett Buy? Here Are 11 Ideas

What Would Warren Buffett Buy? Here Are 11 Ideas

In the search for high-quality dividend stocks, investors might take their cues from legendary value investor Warren Buffett.

The Long and the Short of It

* After "playing" the rally off of the March lows (with plenty of longs) I have recently (again) gotten net short of exposure To summarize some my recent activity: * I took off numerous investment longs (for profits) into the rally -- including , , ...

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).