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Occidental Petroleum Current Ratio

: 1.07 (As of Jun. 2022)
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The current ratio is a liquidity ratio that measures a company's ability to pay short-term obligations. It is calculated as a company's Total Current Assets divides by its Total Current Liabilities. Occidental Petroleum's current ratio for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 was 1.07.

Occidental Petroleum has a current ratio of 1.07. It generally indicates good short-term financial strength.

The historical rank and industry rank for Occidental Petroleum's Current Ratio or its related term are showing as below:

OXY.WS' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.75   Med: 1.16   Max: 1.7
Current: 1.07

During the past 13 years, Occidental Petroleum's highest Current Ratio was 1.70. The lowest was 0.75. And the median was 1.16.

OXY.WS's Current Ratio is ranked worse than
64.9% of 1094 companies
in the Oil & Gas industry
Industry Median: 1.37 vs OXY.WS: 1.07

Occidental Petroleum Current Ratio Historical Data

The historical data trend for Occidental Petroleum's Current Ratio 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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Occidental Petroleum Annual Data
Trend Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20 Dec21
Current Ratio
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 1.12 1.34 1.15 1.07 1.23

Occidental Petroleum Quarterly Data
Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22 Jun22
Current Ratio 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 1.34 1.08 1.23 1.16 1.07

Competitive Comparison

For the Oil & Gas E&P subindustry, Occidental Petroleum's Current Ratio, along with its competitors' market caps and Current Ratio 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.

   

Occidental Petroleum Current Ratio Distribution

For the Oil & Gas industry and Energy sector, Occidental Petroleum's Current Ratio distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Occidental Petroleum's Current Ratio falls into.



Occidental Petroleum Current Ratio Calculation

The current ratio is mainly used to give an idea of the company's ability to pay back its short-term liabilities with its short-term assets.

Occidental Petroleum's Current Ratio for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2021

Current Ratio (A: Dec. 2021 )=Total Current Assets (A: Dec. 2021 )/Total Current Liabilities (A: Dec. 2021 )
=10211/8324
=1.23

Occidental Petroleum's Current Ratio for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 is calculated as

Current Ratio (Q: Jun. 2022 )=Total Current Assets (Q: Jun. 2022 )/Total Current Liabilities (Q: Jun. 2022 )
=10408/9730
=1.07

* 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.


Occidental Petroleum  (NYSE:OXY.WS) Current Ratio Explanation

The current ratio can give a sense of the efficiency of a company's operating cycle or its ability to turn its product into cash. Companies that have trouble getting paid on their receivables or have long inventory turnover can run into liquidity problems because they are unable to alleviate their obligations. Because business operations differ in each industry, it is always more useful to compare companies within the same industry.

Acceptable current ratios vary from industry to industry and are generally between 1 and 3 for healthy businesses.

The higher the current ratio, the more capable the company is of paying its obligations. A ratio under 1 suggests that the company would be unable to pay off its obligations if they came due at that point. While this shows the company is not in good financial health, it does not necessarily mean that it will go bankrupt - as there are many ways to access financing - but it is definitely not a good sign.

If all other things were equal, a creditor, who is expecting to be paid in the next 12 months, would consider a high current ratio to be better than a low current ratio, because a high current ratio means that the company is more likely to meet its liabilities which fall due in the next 12 months.


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Occidental Petroleum Business Description

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Address
5 Greenway Plaza, Suite 110, Houston, TX, USA, 77046
Occidental Petroleum is an independent exploration and production company with operations in the United States, Latin America, and the Middle East. At the end of 2021, the company reported net proved reserves of 3.5 billion barrels of oil equivalent. Net production averaged 1,174 thousand barrels of oil equivalent per day in 2021 at a ratio of 75% oil and natural gas liquids and 25% natural gas.
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