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Exxon Mobil Intangible Assets

: $0 Mil (As of Jun. 2021)
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Intangible assets are defined as identifiable non-monetary assets that cannot be seen, touched or physically measured. Exxon Mobil's intangible assets for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 was $0 Mil.


Exxon Mobil Intangible Assets Historical Data

The historical data trend for Exxon Mobil's Intangible Assets 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 Intangible Assets Calculation

Intangible assets are defined as identifiable non-monetary assets that cannot be seen, touched or physically measured. Examples of intangible assets include trade secrets, copyrights, patents, trademarks. If a company acquires assets at the prices above the book value, it may carry goodwill on its balance sheet. Goodwill reflects the difference between the price the company paid and the book value of the assets.


Exxon Mobil  (NYSE:XOM) Intangible Assets Explanation

If a company (company A) received a patent through their own work, though it has value, it does not show up on its balance sheet as an intangible asset. However, if company A sells this patent to company B, it will show up on company B's balance sheet as an intangible asset.

The same applies to brand names, trade secrets etc. For instance, Coca-Cola's brand is extremely valuable, but the brand does not appear on its balance sheet, because the brand was never acquired.

Some intangibles are amortized. Amortization is the depreciation of intangible assets.

Many intangibles are not amortized. They may still be written down when the company decides the asset is impaired.

Whenever you see an increase in goodwill over a number of years, you can assume it's because the company is out buying other businesses above book value. GOOD if buying businesses with durable competitive advantage.

If goodwill stays the same, the company when acquiring other companies is either paying less than book value or not acquiring. Businesses with moats never sell for less than book value.

Intangibles acquired are on balance sheet at fair value.

Internally developed brand names (Coke, Wrigleys, Band-Aid) however are not reflected on the balance sheet.

One of the reasons competitive advantage power can remain hidden for so long.


Be Aware

Companies may change the way intangible assets are amortized, and this will affect their reported earnings.


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Exxon Mobil Business Description

Exxon Mobil logo
Industry
Energy » Oil & Gas NAICS : 211120 SIC : 1311
Address
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 2020, it produced 2.3 million barrels of liquids and 8.5 billion cubic feet of natural gas per day. At the end of 2019, reserves were 15.2 billion barrels of oil equivalent, 58% of which were liquids. The company is the world's largest refiner with a total global refining capacity of 4.8 million barrels of oil per day and one of the world's largest manufacturers of commodity and specialty chemicals.
Executives
Milton Bryan W officer: Vice President 5959 LAS COLINAS BOULEVARD IRVING TX 75039-2298
Carr Ian S officer: Vice President 5959 LAS COLINAS BOULEVARD C/O EXXON MOBIL CORPORATION IRVING TX 75039-2298
Greenlee Stephen M officer: Vice President C/O EXXON MOBIL CORPORATION 5959 LAS COLINAS BOULEVARD IRVING TX 75039-2298
Reinemund Steven director 700 ANDERSON HILL RD PURCHASE NY 10577
Schleckser Robert N officer: Vice President and Treasurer 5959 LAS COLINAS BOULEVARD IRVING TX 75039-2298
Swiger Andrew P officer: Senior Vice President C/O EXXON MOBIL CORPORATION 5959 LAS COLINAS BLVD. IRVING TX 75039-2298
Duffin Neil W officer: Vice President C/O EXXON MOBIL CORPORATION 5959 LAS COLINAS BLVD. IRVING TX 75039-2298
Ebner Randall M officer: Vice President & Gen. Counsel 5959 LAS COLINAS BOULEVARD IRVING TX 75039-2298
Littleton Stephen A officer: Vice President and Secretary 5959 LAS COLINAS BOULEVARD IRVING TX 75039-2298
Hansen Neil A officer: Vice President and Secretary 5959 LAS COLINAS BOULEVARD IRVING TX 75039-2298
Weldon William C director 100 ALBANY STREET SUITE #200 NEW BRUNSWICK NJ 08901
Woods Darren W director, officer: Chairman and CEO C/O EXXON MOBIL CORPORATION 5959 LAS COLINAS BOULEVARD IRVING TX 75039-2298
Oberhelman Douglas R director 100 NE ADAMS STREET PEORIA IL 61629
Avery Susan K director 5959 LAS COLINAS BOULEVARD IRVING TX 75039-2298
Kandarian Steven A director METLIFE 200 PARK AVENUE NEW YORK NY 10166

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