The Exxon Mobil Corporation Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (NYSE:XOM)

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The rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse to "Neutral" on Thursday, March 2. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Friday, December 4 by TD Securities. Eight investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fifteen have given a hold rating, nine have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company.

Andrew Feldstein decreased its stake in Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM) by 97.94% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC.

In other news, Director Steven Reinemund sold 1,100 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, August 4th. The Pinnacle Financial Partners Inc holds 106,110 shares with $9.58M value, up from 98,387 last quarter. Bluemountain Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Exxon Mobil Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $331.30B market cap company.

The volume of the particular stock is the shares bought and sold in a single trading day. About 10,912 shares traded.

Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) traded up 0.03% during trading on Monday, hitting $78.23. It has underperformed by 25.78% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.83 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.04, from 0.87 in 2016Q3.

A number of other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in XOM. 37 funds opened positions while 64 raised stakes. Cornerstone Inc reported 6,397 shares stake. It also reduced its holding in Brookfield Asset Mgmt (NYSE:BAM) by 31,564 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 201,936 shares, and cut its stake in Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). Valmark Advisers holds 0.01% or 2,591 shares in its portfolio. Weybosset & Management Limited Liability invested 1.94% of its portfolio in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM). Jupiter Asset Management Ltd. raised its position in shares of Exxon Mobil Corporation by 25.0% in the fourth quarter. First Allied Advisory stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN). Verity & Verity Ltd Liability Co holds 76,924 shares or 2.41% of its portfolio. Leading up to this report, we have seen a 1.82% rise in the stock price over the last 30 days and a -23.33% decline over the past 3 months. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 19,116,927 shares of the oil and gas company's stock valued at $1,567,780,000 after buying an additional 1,150,881 shares during the period. Sterneck Capital Limited Liability Corp holds 1.99% or 35,855 shares in its portfolio. Finally, Mitsubishi UFJ Securities Holdings Co. Gulf Bancorp (Uk) Ltd, a United Kingdom-based fund reported 91,472 shares. Lockheed Martin Management holds 0.51% of its portfolio in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) for 67,380 shares.

Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, July 28th. (The) reaffirmed a "neutral" rating and set a $83.00 target price on shares of Exxon Mobil Corporation in a research note on Tuesday, May 30th. Scotiabank raised shares of Exxon Mobil Corporation from a "sector perform" rating to a "buy" rating and boosted their target price for the stock from $85.00 to $86.00 in a research report on Monday, June 5th. Therefore 39% are positive. Exxon Mobil had 58 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has "Hold" rating by Citigroup on Wednesday, August 19. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Macquarie Research on Friday, January 8. As per Tuesday, June 13, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. As per Wednesday, July 27, the company rating was upgraded by Raymond James. Barclays Capital has "Equal-Weight" rating and $85 target. Jefferies maintained Aetna Inc (NYSE:AET) rating on Tuesday, February 2. The institutional investor held 2.23 million shares of the integrated oil company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $202.10M, up from 2.12 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. It also upped Brixmor Ppty Group Inc (NYSE:BRX) stake by 44,690 shares and now owns 62,048 shares. Visa Inc (Put) (NYSE:V) was reduced too.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.99 in Q4 2016. Its up 0.02, from 0.86 in 2016Q3. About 2.77 million shares traded. HDS has a beta of 1.41 and RSI is 42.64. Agf Investments America holds 1.13% or 29,223 shares. Ellington Mngmt Group Inc Lc has invested 0.03% in Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ:WLB). Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 43,125 shares in the company, valued at $3,459,918.75. Gamble Jones Invest Counsel holds 26,734 shares. Pittenger And Anderson reported 700 shares. The Pennsylvania-based Brandywine Glob Ltd Liability Co has invested 0% in Flex Ltd (NASDAQ:FLEX). Amica Retiree Med reported 0.2% stake. Ls Inv Advisors Ltd holds 4,132 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. Zacks has invested 0.01% in Westmoreland Coal Company (NASDAQ:WLB). The stock increased 1.07% or $1.44 on August 11, reaching $136.6. Shareholders of record on Monday, August 14th will be given a dividend of $0.77 per share. It has outperformed by 17.62% the S&P500.

Flex Ltd, formerly Flextronics International Ltd. provides design, engineering, manufacturing, and supply chain services and solutions. The company's a year ago sales total was 58.68 Million. The Firm designs, builds, ships and services packaged consumer electronics and industrial products for original equipment manufacturers. It has a 8.89 P/E ratio.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 3 buys, and 0 selling transactions for $63,285 activity. Bath Savings holds 5.33% or 191,821 shares in its portfolio. Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors Lp sold 55,417 shares as Williams Clayton Energy Inc (CWEI)'s stock 0.00%. Canada Pension Plan Board holds 3.66% or 45.68 million shares.



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