Rothschild Investment Corp IL raised its position in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) by 0.5% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 62,237 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock after buying an additional 317 shares during the period. Rothschild Investment Corp IL’s holdings in Exxon Mobil Corporation were worth $5,104,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in XOM. Thomas J. Herzfeld Advisors Inc. acquired a new stake in Exxon Mobil Corporation during the fourth quarter worth approximately $101,000. Horan Securities Inc. acquired a new stake in Exxon Mobil Corporation during the first quarter worth approximately $102,000. Empirical Finance LLC acquired a new stake in Exxon Mobil Corporation during the fourth quarter worth approximately $172,000. Cordasco Financial Network raised its stake in Exxon Mobil Corporation by 0.6% in the first quarter. Cordasco Financial Network now owns 2,332 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock worth $191,000 after buying an additional 15 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Hartree Partners LP acquired a new stake in Exxon Mobil Corporation during the fourth quarter worth approximately $237,000. 50.54% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE XOM) opened at 80.86 on Tuesday. The company has a market capitalization of $342.63 billion, a P/E ratio of 33.73 and a beta of 0.82. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $81.74 and its 200 day moving average price is $83.51. Exxon Mobil Corporation has a 52 week low of $79.26 and a 52 week high of $95.55.

Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) last released its earnings results on Friday, April 28th. The oil and gas company reported $0.95 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.85 by $0.10. Exxon Mobil Corporation had a return on equity of 6.78% and a net margin of 4.17%. The company had revenue of $63.29 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $64.88 billion. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.43 earnings per share. Exxon Mobil Corporation’s quarterly revenue was up 29.9% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts anticipate that Exxon Mobil Corporation will post $3.64 earnings per share for the current year.

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A number of equities research analysts have recently commented on the company. UBS AG set a $77.00 price target on Exxon Mobil Corporation and gave the stock a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 25th. Scotiabank set a $86.00 price target on Exxon Mobil Corporation and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Saturday, June 17th. Morgan Stanley set a $81.00 price target on Exxon Mobil Corporation and gave the stock a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 11th. Wolfe Research lowered Exxon Mobil Corporation from a “market perform” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research report on Monday. Finally, Vetr lowered Exxon Mobil Corporation from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $88.62 price target on the stock. in a research report on Tuesday, July 11th. Nine investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have assigned a hold rating, ten have issued a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $86.05.

Exxon Mobil Corporation Company Profile

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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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM)

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