Exxon Mobil stock forecast and price prediction

XOM stock price: $47.89 -4.81% At close on Jan 15th, 2021

Updated on:
Jan 18th, 2021


Exxon Mobil forecast brief

  • Exxon Mobil stock dropped -4.81% to close at $47.89 on the stock market last Friday, breaking a streak of 9 sessions in positive.
  • From the chart point view, price is drawing a scaled uptrend since last October with higher tops and higher bottoms. Up to date, shares marked a 57.64% gain since the beginning of this rally
  • Barclays published a neutral rating for Exxon Mobil last Thursday, targeting $56.00
  • Exxon Mobil Corporation explores for and produces crude oil and natural gas in the United States, Canada/other Americas, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Australia/Oceania.

Exxon Mobil stock price forecast

Nobody knows how much a share will be priced in the future. Banks and financial organisations post their analysis predicting how a stock will performance in the future.

Along with buy or sell recommendations, financial institutions release their price target based on the stock price action and the company fundamental data. Most of these forecasts follow the publication of new fundamental data by the company, and many times. Again, these forecasts are not direct recommendations for individual traders and must not be trusted blindly.

The average price target for Exxon Mobil stock calculated from the table below is $56.33. That is a 17.62% than the current price ($47.89).

Exxon Mobil stock price predictions
Brokerage firmPrice target
Jan 11th, 2021
Morgan Stanley $49.00$57.00
Jan 13th, 2021
JPMorgan Chase & Co. $50.00$56.00
Jan 14th, 2021
Barclays $56.00

Analysts recommendations

In the last month, 3 brokerage ratings were published for Exxon Mobil

Exxon Mobil analysts' ratings - Last month
Brokerage firmRating
Jan 11th, 2021
Morgan Stanley
Jan 13th, 2021
JPMorgan Chase & Co. NeutralBuy
Jan 14th, 2021

Earnings and financials

Last October, Exxon Mobil Corporation ($XOM) posted EPS for that significantly improved analysts' expectations. Quarterly EPS was $-0.18 per share from an estimated $-0.25. This Q3 report means an earnings surprise of 28.00%. Estimated revenue for Q3 was $43.7 billion but Exxon Mobil slightly enhanced by 5.74%, posting $46.2 billion.

This compares to Earnings of $0.67 per share a year ago, so current EPS is a loss of -126.87%. Looking at turnover, figures tanked a -28.38% compared to $634.2B year over year.

Exxon Mobil ($XOM) presents Q4 earnings report on Friday next week.

Exxon Mobil stock: buy or sell?

Is Exxon Mobil good stock to buy now?

Exxon Mobil received 3 ratings in the last 30 days: 1 bullish, 0 bearish and 0 neutral.

In the current situation of Exxon Mobil there is not any eligible buy setup. This doesn't mean $XOM will slide in coming sessions, or it will not rise higher. Simply, it doesn't match our recommended trading systems

Is it time to sell Exxon Mobil stock?

Currently, Exxon Mobil stock doesn't match any of our preferred sell setups, so if you hold Exxon Mobil stock and your operation is in profit probably is not time to sell now

Exxon Mobil stock technical predictions

Exxon Mobil stock started an uptrend last October, and grew an amazing 57.64%. Rising highs and lows can be seen easily on a chart and how price action provided very few buy points on the breakouts. Latest low was in mid-December, when price bounced at $40.53. Like in all uptrends, price needs to take breath and currently price is consolidating the gains in a range between $51.08 and $40.53

SMAs overview

XOM stock SMAs chart

Supports and resistances

The current resistances are:

  • R1: $47.91 (0.04% above)
  • R2: $48.21 (0.67% above)
  • R3: $48.30 (0.86% above)
  • The current supports are:

  • S1: $47.59 (-0.63% below)
  • S2: $47.34 (-1.15% below)
  • S3: $47.32 (-1.19% below)
  • Bollinger bands

    Since the price surpassed the upper band last Thursday, the price sliced by 6.25%. The price is trading very close to the upper Bollinger band, indicating some level of overbought in recent sessions. This is not a sell signal, as price can trade in these levels for many days and weeks

    XOM stock Bollinger Bands chart

    Relative strength index

    After breaking out the overbought zone yesterday, fell back below with a reading of 65.78. This is a signal of weakness for the stock and it must put us on alert of weakness in the stock price

    XOM stock RSI chart

    Exxon Mobil stock price history

    Exxon Mobil went public priced at an adjusted price1 of $0.00 on Jan 1962. Since then, XOM stock surged by -, with an average of 0.00% per year. If you had invested $1,000USD in Exxon Mobil stock on Jan 1962, it would be valued $inf today.

    1: Adjusted price after possible price splits or reverse-splits

    XOM stock price history chart

    Please read:
    The thoughts given in this post are personal and not recommendations for you to buy or sell shares. The author of this text does not have any knowledge of the particular circumstances of the reader, his or her financial statements or his or her own best interests at any given time. All users should speak with their financial advisor before buying or selling any securities Opinions are published for learning purposes only

    Exxon Mobil summary

    Friday, January 15th, 2021
    Day range$47.29 - $49.08
    Previous close$50.31
    Session gain-4.81%
    Average true range$1.98
    50d mov avg$40.85
    100d mov avg$37.79
    200d mov avg$40.05
    Earnings dateJanuary 29th, 2021

    Frequently asked questions

    What is Exxon Mobil stock symbol?

    Exxon Mobil Corporation is a public company trading in the US stock market with the XOM symbol

    Will XOM go up?

    Exxon Mobil had different price forecasts posted by market analysts in the last 30 days forecasting the target price to $56.33. That is a 17.62% than the last price ($47.89).