Aspiriant LLC boosted its position in Exxon Mobil Co. (NYSE:XOM) by 1.0% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 31,867 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock after buying an additional 316 shares during the period. Aspiriant LLC’s holdings in Exxon Mobil were worth $2,876,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.
A number of other large investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Equitec Proprietary Markets LLC acquired a new stake in Exxon Mobil during the third quarter valued at about $107,000. Psagot Investment House Ltd. purchased a new position in Exxon Mobil during the fourth quarter worth approximately $119,000. Mosaic Financial Partners Inc. purchased a new position in Exxon Mobil during the fourth quarter worth approximately $202,000. Proficio Capital Partners LLC boosted its position in Exxon Mobil by 1.9% in the third quarter. Proficio Capital Partners LLC now owns 2,257 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock worth $197,000 after buying an additional 42 shares during the last quarter. Finally, DT Investment Partners LLC boosted its position in Exxon Mobil by 4.1% in the third quarter. DT Investment Partners LLC now owns 2,342 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock worth $204,000 after buying an additional 93 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 51.09% of the company’s stock.
Exxon Mobil Co. (NYSE:XOM) traded down 0.1480% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $80.8901. 7,405,259 shares of the stock were exchanged. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $82.03 and a 200-day moving average price of $85.16. Exxon Mobil Co. has a 12-month low of $80.30 and a 12-month high of $95.55. The stock has a market capitalization of $335.41 billion, a P/E ratio of 43.0954 and a beta of 0.91. Exxon Mobil also was the target of unusually large options trading on Thursday. Stock investors bought 2,028 put options on the company. This represents an increase of 155% compared to the typical daily volume of 794 put options.
Exxon Mobil (NYSE:XOM) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, January 31st. The oil and gas company reported $0.41 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.70 by $0.29. The business had revenue of $61.02 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $62.28 billion. Exxon Mobil had a return on equity of 5.56% and a net margin of 3.47%. The business’s revenue was up 2.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.67 earnings per share. Equities analysts predict that Exxon Mobil Co. will post $3.92 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
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Several analysts recently issued reports on XOM shares. Credit Suisse Group AG set a $78.00 price target on shares of Exxon Mobil and gave the company a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, February 1st. Goldman Sachs Group Inc set a $96.00 target price on shares of Exxon Mobil and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research note on Monday, December 26th. Macquarie set a $72.00 target price on shares of Exxon Mobil and gave the company a “sell” rating in a research note on Friday, February 3rd. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Exxon Mobil from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, February 9th. Finally, CLSA reiterated an “outperform” rating on shares of Exxon Mobil in a research note on Wednesday, February 1st. Six research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fifteen have assigned a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $89.57.
About Exxon Mobil
Exxon Mobil Corporation is engaged in energy business. The Company is engaged in the exploration, production, transportation and sale of crude oil and natural gas, and the manufacture, transportation and sale of petroleum products. The Company also manufactures and markets commodity petrochemicals, including olefins, aromatics, polyethylene and polypropylene plastics, and a range of specialty products.
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