Exxon Mobil Profit tops $10 billion

Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE:XOM) recorded net income in the third quarter of $10.33 billion or $2.13 per share.  That is an increase from $7.35 billion or $1.44 per share in the year earlier period.  Revenue increased 32% to $125 billion.

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Following is some information on the company’s stock price performance, along with that of some of its competitors.

  • Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM): The shares recently traded at $81.17, up $0.10, or 0.12%, on the day.  The shares have traded in a 52-week range of $65.08 to $88.23 and its market capitalization is $394.8 billion.  About the company: Exxon Mobil Corporation operates petroleum and petrochemicals businesses on a worldwide basis.  The Company’s operations include exploration and production of oil and gas, electric power generation, and coal and minerals operations.  Exxon Mobil also manufactures and markets fuels, lubricants, and chemicals.
  • Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX): The shares recently traded at $108.75, up $1.98, or 1.85%, on the day.  The shares have traded in a 52-week range of $80.41 to $109.94 and its market capitalization is $217.94 billion.  About the company: Chevron Corporation is an integrated energy company with operations in countries located around the world.  The Company produces and transports crude oil and natural gas.  Chevron also refines, markets, and distributes fuels as well as is involved in chemical operations, mining operations, power generation and energy services.
  • Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO): The shares recently traded at $27.21, up $0.90, or 3.42%, on the day.  The shares have traded in a 52-week range of $19.13 to $54.33 and its market capitalization is $19.43 billion.  About the company: Marathon Oil Corporation, through its subsidiaries, is an integrated oil firm with operations worldwide.  The Company explores for and produces and markets liquid hydrocarbons and natural gas on a worldwide basis.  Marathon also mines, extracts and transports bitumen from oil sands deposits in Alberta, Canada and refines, markets and transports crude oil and petroleum products.
  • TOTAL S.A. (NYSE:TOT): The shares recently at $55.20, up $2.23, or 4.19%, on the day.  The shares have traded in a 52-week range of $40 to $64.44 and its market capitalization is $124.14 billion.  About the company: Total SA explores for, produces, refines, transports, and markets oil and natural gas.  The Company also operates a chemical division which produces polypropylene, polyethylene, polystyrene, rubber, paint, ink, adhesives, and resins.  Total operates gasoline filling stations in Europe, the United States, and Africa.
  • BP plc (NYSE:BP): The shares recently traded at $45.09, up $0.45, or 1.10%, on the day.  The shares have traded in a 52-week range of $33.62 to $49.50 and its market capitalization is $142.48 billion. About the company: BP plc is an oil and petrochemicals company.  The Company explores for and produces oil and natural gas, refines, markets, and supplies petroleum products, generates solar energy, and manufactures and markets chemicals.  BP’s chemicals include terephthalic acid, acetic acid, acrylonitrile, ethylene and polyethylene.

(Note: Selected financial data are sourced from Google Finance.  All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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