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Last Updated: Dec-09-2016 19:58:45

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Here we've put together some of the most important Chevron stock numbers for you. That includes recent closing price, 52-week highs and lows, and more great information for investors, as of December 10, 2016.First, the most recent closing price of CVX was $115.81. The Chevron stock price went up 0.56% or $0.64 from the day before.Here's how the current Chevron stock price level compares to recent highs and lows...The Chevron stock price is at a higher price than it was last year at this time, with the stock price having risen by 32.20%.

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The Chevron stock price 52-week high is $115.99. That was hit on 12/09/2016. The CVX stock 52-week low is $75.33, reached on 1/20/2016.Another number to note - CVX trading volume yesterday was 5,519,700. That's not quite as high as Chevron stock's average daily trading volume of 5,771,776.Let's look at Chevron's market cap, which is shares outstanding multiplied by Chevron's share price. Chevron has a market cap of 218,477,881,000. That means Chevron has a mega market cap, because it's over 200 billion. As of April 2016, Apple has the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies.

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The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of Chevron stock is 248.78. That's less than the March 2016 S&P 500 P/E ratio of about 23. To really gauge if this stock's P/E is high or low, you should compare CVX to other companies in the same industry.The current EPS (earnings per share) of CVX is -0.80.Beta - how closely the stock trades with the overall market, with a beta of 1 meaning it trades in step with the broader index -- for Chevron is 1.18.Chevron stock has a dividend yield of 3.77%. Most income investors look for "dividend stocks" that have a yield of 2% or more, but there are different factors that affect the health of a company's payout.Money Morning gives you Chevron stock news daily. We publish new info on CVX and dozens of other key companies we're watching now, every day, so investors will never miss an opportunity. As always, our content is free.

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Chevron Corp (NYSE: CVX) Profile

Prior Close$115.17
Market Cap$218.48 B
PE Ratio250.37
Chevron is the fifth-largest integrated energy company in the world. Headquartered in San Ramon California and conducting business in approximately 180 countries this highly competitive corporation is engaged in every aspect of the oil and natural gas industry including exploration and production; refining marketing and transportation; chemicals manufacturing and sales; and power generation.
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CVX Earnings

1st Quarter Earnings$-0.78 (2016-07-29)
2nd Quarter Earnings$-0.39 (2016-04-29)
3rd Quarter Earnings$-0.31 (2016-01-29)
4th Quarter Earnings$1.09 (2015-10-30)
PE Ratio250.37
EPS Growth-50.29%
Recent Earnings$-0.78
Annual EPS$0.46
Market Capitalization$218.48 B
Insider Shareholder %0.004%
Annual Revenue$112.22 B
Number of Shares Outstanding1,886,520 Shares
Institutional Shareholder %61.22%
Annual Net Income$-1.5B
TTM Net Profit Margin$-1.34
One Year Return39.94%
Three Year Return9.47%
Five Year Return35.66%
Five Year Revenue Growth-32.43%
Five Year Earnings Growth-74.07%
Five Year Dividend Growth50.7%
Last Quarter EPS$0.68
Annual EPS$0.46
Annual Dividend$4.32
Annual Dividend Yield3.75%
Change in EPS YTD-50.290001%
PE Ratio250.37
Recent Earnings$-0.78
Dividends per Share$1.08
Stock Split Ratio2-1

CVX Key Stats

Last Price$115.81
Net Change$0.64 (0.56%)
Ask Price$0
Open Price$114.99
Previous Close Price$115.17
High Price$115.99
Low Price$114.97
Number of Trades22,725
Fifty Two Week High$115.99 (2016-12-09)
Fifty Two Week Low$75.33 (2016-01-20)
Average Daily Volume8,188,561
Share Outstanding1,886,520 Shares
Total Dividend Payout$4.32/yr
Dividend Yield3.75%