Investors sold shares of Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE:XOM) on strength during trading hours on Tuesday. $67.29 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $165.46 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $98.17 million out of the stock. Of all equities tracked, Exxon Mobil Corp. had the 0th highest net out-flow for the day. Exxon Mobil Corp. traded up $0.57 for the day and closed at $87.84

Several brokerages have issued reports on XOM. HSBC set a $88.50 target price on shares of Exxon Mobil Corp. and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 13th. Barclays PLC set a $102.00 target price on shares of Exxon Mobil Corp. and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 13th. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. set a $102.00 target price on shares of Exxon Mobil Corp. and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, July 14th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Exxon Mobil Corp. from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $105.00 target price for the company in a report on Tuesday, July 5th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a $95.00 target price on shares of Exxon Mobil Corp. and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a report on Monday, July 11th. Seven equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have given a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the company. Exxon Mobil Corp. has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $87.25.

The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $89.80 and its 200-day moving average price is $87.69. The firm has a market cap of $362.91 billion and a P/E ratio of 34.76.

Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE:XOM) last posted its earnings results on Friday, July 29th. The company reported $0.41 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.64 by $0.23. The firm had revenue of $57.69 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $60.23 billion. Exxon Mobil Corp.’s quarterly revenue was down 22.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $1.00 earnings per share. On average, analysts forecast that Exxon Mobil Corp. will post $2.37 EPS for the current year.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 9th. Investors of record on Friday, August 12th will be paid a $0.75 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 10th. This represents a $3.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.43%.

In related news, VP Robert Stuart Franklin sold 13,855 shares of Exxon Mobil Corp. stock in a transaction on Wednesday, August 24th. The shares were sold at an average price of $87.93, for a total value of $1,218,270.15. Following the sale, the vice president now owns 213,256 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $18,751,600.08. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Also, VP Bradley W. Corson sold 6,000 shares of Exxon Mobil Corp. stock in a transaction on Tuesday, June 7th. The shares were sold at an average price of $90.81, for a total transaction of $544,860.00. Following the completion of the sale, the vice president now directly owns 208,033 shares in the company, valued at approximately $18,891,476.73. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

A number of large investors have made changes to their positions in the company. Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS boosted its stake in shares of Exxon Mobil Corp. by 0.7% in the fourth quarter. Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS now owns 703,976 shares of the company’s stock valued at $54,875,000 after buying an additional 4,680 shares during the period. Inverness Counsel LLC NY boosted its stake in shares of Exxon Mobil Corp. by 2.2% in the fourth quarter. Inverness Counsel LLC NY now owns 308,268 shares of the company’s stock valued at $24,029,000 after buying an additional 6,587 shares during the period. FCA Corp TX boosted its stake in shares of Exxon Mobil Corp. by 14.9% in the fourth quarter. FCA Corp TX now owns 37,285 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,906,000 after buying an additional 4,833 shares during the period. Bank of Hawaii boosted its stake in shares of Exxon Mobil Corp. by 19.3% in the fourth quarter. Bank of Hawaii now owns 153,429 shares of the company’s stock valued at $11,960,000 after buying an additional 24,848 shares during the period. Finally, Hawkins Capital L.P. acquired a new stake in shares of Exxon Mobil Corp. during the fourth quarter valued at about $5,698,000.

Exxon Mobil Corporation is an energy company. The Company is engaged in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas, manufacturing of petroleum products, and transportation and sale of crude oil, natural gas and petroleum products. The Company also manufactures and markets petrochemicals, including olefins, aromatics, polyethylene and polypropylene plastics, and various specialty products.

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