Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) has a beta value of 1.3 and has seen 8,472,482 shares traded in the recent trading session. The company, currently valued at $144.12 Billion, closed the recent trade at $34.3 per share which meant it lost -$1.01 on the day or -2.86% during that session. The XOM stock price is -113.18% off its 52-week high price of $73.12 and 12.22% above the 52-week low of $30.11. If we look at the company’s 10-day average daily trading volume, we find that it stood at 27.92 Million shares traded. The 3-month trading volume is 23.18 Million shares.

The consensus among analysts is that Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) is a Hold stock at the moment, with a recommendation rating of 3. 4 analysts rate the stock as a Sell, while none rate it as Overweight. 18 out of 26 have rated it as a Hold, with 4 advising it as a Buy. None have rated the stock as Underweight. The expected earnings per share for the stock is -$0.04.

Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) trade information

Despite being -2.86% in the red today, the stock has traded in the green over the last five days, with the highest price hit on Monday, Sep 28 when the XOM stock price touched $35.90- or saw a rise of 4.46%. Year-to-date, Exxon Mobil Corporation shares have moved -50.85%, while the 5-day performance has seen it change -3.46%. Over the past 30 days, the shares of Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) have changed -15.7%. Short interest in the company has seen 42.12 Million shares shorted with days to cover at 1.82.

Wall Street analysts have a consensus price target for the stock at $47.59, which means that the shares’ value could jump 38.75% from current levels. The projected low price target is $36 while the price target rests at a high of $77. In that case, then, we find that the current price level is +124.49% off the targeted high while a plunge would see the stock lose 4.96% from current levels.

Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) estimates and forecasts

Figures show that Exxon Mobil Corporation shares have underperformed across the wider relevant industry. The company’s shares have lost -5.84% over the past 6 months, with this year growth rate of -115.11%, compared to -43.4% for the industry. Other than that, the company has, however, lowered its growth outlook for the 2020 fiscal year revenue. Growth estimates for the current quarter are -106% and -70.7% for the next quarter. Revenue growth from the last financial year stood is estimated to be -31.1%.

7 analysts offering their estimates for the company have set an average revenue estimate of $47.61 Billion for the current quarter. 7 have an estimated revenue figure of $50.5 Billion for the next quarter concluding in December 01, 2020. Year-ago sales stood $65.05 Billion and $67.17 Billion respectively for this quarter and the next, and analysts expect sales will grow by -26.8% for the current quarter and -24.8% for the next.

If we evaluate the company’s growth over the last 5-year and for the next 5-year period, we find that annual earnings growth was -16% over the past 5 years. Earnings growth for 2020 is a modest -33.8% while over the next 5 years, the company’s earnings are expected to increase by 12.84%.

XOM Dividends

Exxon Mobil Corporation is expected to release its next earnings report between October 30 and October 30 this year, and investors are excited at the prospect of better dividends despite the company’s debt issue. The forward dividend is 3.48 at a share yield of 9.86%. The company’s dividend yield has gone up over the past 12 months, with a 5 Year Average Dividend Yield of 4.4%.