JFS Wealth Advisors LLC grew its position in Exxon Mobil Co. (NYSE:XOM) by 2.4% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 51,074 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,205 shares during the period. Exxon Mobil comprises about 1.1% of JFS Wealth Advisors LLC’s portfolio, making the stock its 24th largest position. JFS Wealth Advisors LLC’s holdings in Exxon Mobil were worth $4,187,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in XOM. Vanguard Group Inc. grew its position in Exxon Mobil by 3.5% during the second quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 309,411,379 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock valued at $24,978,780,000 after buying an additional 10,366,636 shares during the period. Capital Research Global Investors grew its position in Exxon Mobil by 7.0% during the second quarter. Capital Research Global Investors now owns 31,570,269 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock valued at $2,548,668,000 after buying an additional 2,058,060 shares during the period. Legal & General Group Plc grew its position in Exxon Mobil by 2.7% during the second quarter. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 23,191,344 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock valued at $1,872,300,000 after buying an additional 604,537 shares during the period. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. grew its position in Exxon Mobil by 7.4% during the second quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 20,523,456 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock valued at $1,656,859,000 after buying an additional 1,406,529 shares during the period. Finally, Ameriprise Financial Inc. grew its position in Exxon Mobil by 2.0% during the second quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 18,460,434 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock valued at $1,490,398,000 after buying an additional 353,561 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 51.05% of the company’s stock.

XOM has been the subject of several research reports. Howard Weil upgraded shares of Exxon Mobil from an “outperform” rating to a “focus list” rating in a research report on Friday, December 22nd. Vetr upgraded shares of Exxon Mobil from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $92.50 price target for the company in a research report on Thursday, December 7th. Goldman Sachs Group set a $86.00 price target on shares of Exxon Mobil and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Monday, October 30th. UBS Group set a $83.00 target price on shares of Exxon Mobil and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research report on Monday, December 4th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada cut their target price on shares of Exxon Mobil from $90.00 to $85.00 and set a “sector perform” rating for the company in a research report on Thursday, November 16th. Six research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fourteen have assigned a hold rating, eight have issued a buy rating and two have given a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $86.74.

Exxon Mobil Co. (NYSE XOM) opened at $87.52 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.13, a current ratio of 0.85 and a quick ratio of 0.54. Exxon Mobil Co. has a 1 year low of $76.05 and a 1 year high of $87.99. The company has a market cap of $370,830.00, a P/E ratio of 28.51, a PEG ratio of 1.36 and a beta of 0.82.

Exxon Mobil (NYSE:XOM) last released its quarterly earnings data on Friday, October 27th. The oil and gas company reported $0.93 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.89 by $0.04. Exxon Mobil had a net margin of 5.14% and a return on equity of 8.21%. The company had revenue of $66.17 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $63.51 billion. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.63 earnings per share. analysts predict that Exxon Mobil Co. will post 3.68 EPS for the current fiscal year.

In other news, VP Robert N. Schleckser sold 5,601 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, December 4th. The shares were sold at an average price of $83.93, for a total value of $470,091.93. Following the completion of the transaction, the vice president now directly owns 187,663 shares in the company, valued at $15,750,555.59. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Also, VP Neil A. Chapman sold 12,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, December 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of $83.05, for a total transaction of $996,600.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the vice president now owns 291,385 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $24,199,524.25. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold 51,357 shares of company stock valued at $4,273,910 over the last 90 days. 0.08% of the stock is owned by company insiders.

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Exxon Mobil 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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