On Friday, Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE:XOM) and Rosneft reported that they would commence drilling in western Siberia in 2013 as both the oil majors carry on a partnership started in previous year.
Exxon Mobil would possess almost 33% of the development and would provide technology and expertise according to a new deal to create tight oil reserves.
The two firms would also establish an Arctic research and design unit for offshore growth. Russian President Vladimir Putin and Exxon Chief Executive Officer Rex Tillerson were there while signing a ceremony for the agreement.
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Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) stock in current session held volume of 6.59 million shares as compare to its average volume of 17.06 million shares. The stock after opening at $82.57 hit high price of $82.71 and then trading at $82.38 by scoring +0.30% at 10:15AM EDT.
As the revenue measures XOM generated revenue of 496.48 billion in the following twelve months income of $39.86 billion. The Company showed a positive 8.28% in the net profit margin and in addition to in its operating margin which remained 14.47%. Company’s annual sales growth for the past five year was 5.19%.
The stock showed weekly upbeat performance of 1.78% which was maintained for the month at 0.42%. Likewise the negative performance for the quarter was recorded as -3.94% and for the year was 7.04% while the YTD performance remained at -1.90%.
The XOM past twelve months price to sales ratio was 0.77 and price to cash ratio remained 20.57. As far as the returns are concern, the XOM return on equity was recorded as 25.84% and increased 16.50% return on investment while its return on asset stayed at 12.36%.
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