Exxon Mobil (XOM) Receives a Hold from Mizuho Securities

Mizuho Securities analyst Silvio Micheloto maintained a Hold rating on Exxon Mobil (XOMResearch Report) on March 9 and set a price target of $66.00. The company’s shares closed last Monday at $82.17.

According to, Micheloto is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 52.5% and a 96.7% success rate. Micheloto covers the Utilities sector, focusing on stocks such as Marathon Petroleum, Delek US Holdings, and Valero Energy.

Exxon Mobil has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $87.68, representing a 5.6% upside. In a report issued on March 8, Scotiabank also maintained a Hold rating on the stock with a $90.00 price target.

See today’s best-performing stocks on TipRanks >>

The company has a one-year high of $91.51 and a one-year low of $52.10. Currently, Exxon Mobil has an average volume of 29.7M.

Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 60 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is negative on the stock. This means that over the past quarter there has been an increase of insiders selling their shares of XOM in relation to earlier this year.

TipRanks has tracked 36,000 company insiders and found that a few of them are better than others when it comes to timing their transactions. See which 3 stocks are most likely to make moves following their insider activities.

Exxon Mobil Corp. engages in the exploration, development, and distribution of oil, gas, and petroleum products. It operates through the following segments: Upstream, Downstream and Chemical. The Upstream segment produces crude oil and natural gas. The Downstream segment manufactures and trades petroleum products. The Chemical segment offers petrochemicals. The company was founded by John D. Rockefeller in 1882 and is headquartered in Irving, TX.

Read More on XOM:

Tired of arriving late to the Big Returns Party?​
Most investors don’t have major gainers like TSLA or NVDA on their radar from the start.
The profusion of opinions on social media and financial blogs makes it impossible to distinguish between real growth potential and pure hype.
​​For the past decade, we have developed and perfected technology designed to help private investors, just like you, find the best opportunities, with the greatest upside potential, in any financial climate.​
Learn More