Based on the XOM Stock Forecast from 14 analysts, the average analyst XOM stock price target is USD 106.20 over the next 12 months. Exxon Mobil Corp’s average analyst rating is Strong Buy. Stock Target Advisor’s own stock analysis of Exxon Mobil Corp is Slightly Bearish, which is based on 4 positive signals and 7 negative signals. At the last closing, Exxon Mobil Corp’s stock price was USD 99.12. Exxon Mobil Corp’s stock price has changed by +10.26% over the past week, +3.53% over the past month and +63.86% over the last year.
About Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM:NYE):
Exxon Mobil Corporation explores for and produces crude oil and natural gas in the United States and internationally. It operates through Upstream, Downstream, and Chemical segments. The company is also involved in the manufacture, trade, transport, and sale of crude oil, natural gas, petroleum products, petrochemicals, and other specialty products; manufactures and sells petrochemicals, including olefins, polyolefins, aromatics, and various other petrochemicals; and captures and stores carbon, hydrogen, and biofuels. As of December 31, 2021, it had approximately 20,528 net operated wells with proved reserves. The company was founded in 1870 and is headquartered in Irving, Texas.
What we like:
High market capitalization:
This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.
Superior total returns:
XOM stock price has outperformed its sector peers on average annual total returns basis in the past 5 years (for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.
Positive cash flow:
XOM stock forecast shows that the company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.
Positive free cash flow:
XOM stock forecast shows that the company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.
What we don’t like:
XOM stock forecast shows that the total returns for this company are volatile and above median for its sector over the past 5 years. Make sure you have the risk tolerance for investing in such stock.
Overpriced compared to earnings:
XOM stock price is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.
Overpriced compared to book value:
XOM stock price is trading high compared to its peers median on a price to book value basis.
Overpriced on cashflow basis:
XOM stock price is trading high compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.
Poor capital utilization:
The company management has delivered below median return on invested capital in the most recent 4 quarters compared to its peers.
Low Earnings Growth:
XOM stock price has shown below median earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.
Low Revenue Growth:
XOM stock price has shown below median revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.