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Exxon Mobil (WBO:XOM) Shares Outstanding (EOP)

: 4,043 Mil (As of Mar. 2023)
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Shares outstanding are shares that have been authorized, issued, and purchased by investors and are held by them. Exxon Mobil's shares outstanding for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2023 was 4,043 Mil.

Exxon Mobil's quarterly shares outstanding declined from Dec. 2022 (4,082 Mil) to Mar. 2023 (4,043 Mil). It means Exxon Mobil bought back shares from Dec. 2022 to Mar. 2023 .

Exxon Mobil's annual shares outstanding declined from Dec. 2021 (4,239 Mil) to Dec. 2022 (4,082 Mil). It means Exxon Mobil bought back shares from Dec. 2021 to Dec. 2022 .


Exxon Mobil Shares Outstanding (EOP) Historical Data

The historical data trend for Exxon Mobil's Shares Outstanding (EOP) can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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Exxon Mobil Annual Data
Trend Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20 Dec21 Dec22
Shares Outstanding (EOP)
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 4,237.00 4,234.00 4,233.00 4,239.00 4,082.00

Exxon Mobil Quarterly Data
Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22 Jun22 Sep22 Dec22 Mar23
Shares Outstanding (EOP) Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 4,212.54 4,167.64 4,118.29 4,082.00 4,043.00

Competitive Comparison

For the Oil & Gas Integrated subindustry, Exxon Mobil's Shares Outstanding (EOP), along with its competitors' market caps and Shares Outstanding (EOP) data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Exxon Mobil Shares Outstanding (EOP) Distribution

For the Oil & Gas industry and Energy sector, Exxon Mobil's Shares Outstanding (EOP) distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Exxon Mobil's Shares Outstanding (EOP) falls in comparison to its industry or sector. The grey bar indicates the Shares Outstanding (EOP)'s extreme value range as defined by GuruFocus.



Exxon Mobil Shares Outstanding (EOP) Calculation

Shares outstanding are shares that have been authorized, issued, and purchased by investors and are held by them. They have voting rights and represent ownership in the corporation by the person that holds the shares. They should be distinguished from treasury shares, which are shares held by the corporation itself, having no exercisable rights.

Shares outstanding can be calculated as either basic or fully diluted. The fully diluted shares outstanding count includes diluting securities, such as options, warrants or convertibles.

Please note: GuruFocus named Shares Outstanding (EOP) is the shares for that end of period. It is usually used to calculate balance sheet related items, such as Book Value per Share, etc. While Shares Outstanding (Diluted Average) and Shares Outstanding (Basic Average) are the weighted average shares over a period of time (a year, a quarter, or so). They are usually used to calculate income statement or cashflow statement related items, such as Earnings per Share (Diluted), etc.


Exxon Mobil  (WBO:XOM) Shares Outstanding (EOP) Explanation

A company may buy back shares or issue shares in any fiscal period. If a company buys back shares, we should observe that the total number of shares decline. If the company issues new shares, the number of shares outstanding increases.

Usually the presence of treasury shares and a history of buyback are good indicators that company has competitive advantage. But studies have shown that companies usually buy back at wrong time. Buying back shares below its intrinsic value increases value for remaining shareholders. Buying back overvalued shares destroys value for existing shareholders.


Be Aware

Warren Buffett looks for consistency and upward long term trend. Because of share repurchase it is possible for net earnings trend to differ from EPS trend. He preferred net income over EPS. The companies with durable competitive advantage companies report higher % net earnings to total revenues.

Important: If a company is showing net earnings history greater than 20% on total revenues, it is probably benefiting from a long term competitive advantage.

If net earnings is less than 10%, likely to be in a highly competitive business.


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Exxon Mobil (WBO:XOM) Business Description

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5959 Las Colinas Boulevard, Irving, TX, USA, 75039-2298
ExxonMobil is an integrated oil and gas company that explores for, produces, and refines oil around the world. In 2021, it produced 2.3 million barrels of liquids and 8.5 billion cubic feet of natural gas per day. At the end of 2021, reserves were 18.5 billion barrels of oil equivalent, 66% of which were liquids. The company is the world's largest refiner with a total global refining capacity of 4.6 million barrels of oil per day and one of the world's largest manufacturers of commodity and specialty chemicals.

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