Subscribe to Money Morning get daily headlines subscribe now! Money Morning Private Briefing today's private briefing

Oracle Corp (NYSE: ORCL)

Last Updated: Dec-06-2016 20:14:45

Recent Market News

Today's Oracle Stock Update

For your one quick stop for Oracle stock daily numbers today (December 07, 2016), look no further. We've put the most important ORCLdata here.First, ORCL shares went up 1.28% or $0.50 from the day before. That brought the Oracle stock closing price to $39.47.Looking at the 52-week highs and lows for ORCL is a good way to make sense of the current price, so let's do that now...Now ORCL is trading higher than it was last year at this time, with the share price having gone up by 0.79%.

TRENDING: The 4 Best Gold Stocks to Buy Now - One's Up 200% in 2016

The Oracle stock price 52-week high is $42.00. That was hit on 3/21/2016. The ORCL stock 52-week low is $33.13, reached on 1/20/2016.Another number to note - ORCL trading volume yesterday was 13,681,500. That's greater than Oracle stock's average daily trading volume of 13,524,708.Oracle's market cap is 162,050,005,000. That gives Oracle a large market cap, because it's between 10 billion and 200 billion. As of the beginning of April, Apple has the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies.

TRENDING: The Best Stocks in the World Are on Sale Now - We Like These 5

The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of Oracle stock is 15.84. That's lower 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 ORCL to other companies in the same industry.The current EPS (earnings per share) of ORCL is 2.10.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 Oracle is 1.19.Oracle stock has a dividend yield of 1.56%. Generally a dividend yield of 2% or more is decent for those investors who want income from dividend stocks.Money Morning gives you Oracle stock news daily. We publish new info on ORCL 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.

UP NEXT: This stock is one of the most promising "double" opportunities on the market today - meaning we expect shares to gain 100% from where they are now. The biggest price catalyst is this company is set to dominate virtual reality. Get it's name and a chance to double your money here.

Click here to read more stories

Premium Research

Oracle Corp (NYSE: ORCL) Profile

Prior Close$38.97
Market Cap$162.05 B
PE Ratio16.04
Oracle Corporation is one of the world's leading suppliers of software for information management. The company develops manufactures markets and distributes computer software that helps corporations manage and grow their businesses. The company's software products can be categorized intotwo broad areas: Systems software and Internet business applications software.
SymbolCompanyMarket cap
ADBEAdobe Systems Inc$50.69 B
VMWVmware Inc$33.01 B
INTUIntuit Inc$29.49 B
DASTYDassault Systeme A$19.64 B
ADSKAutodesk Inc$15.79 B
SYMCSymantec Corporation$15.18 B
CHKPCheck Point Software$14.58 B
RHTRed Hat Inc$13.96 B
CTXSCitrix Systems Inc$13.88 B
CACA Inc$13.11 B

ORCL Earnings

1st Quarter Earnings$0.55 (2016-09-15)
2nd Quarter Earnings$0.81 (2016-06-16)
3rd Quarter Earnings$0.64 (2016-03-15)
4th Quarter Earnings$0.63 (2015-12-16)
PE Ratio16.04
EPS Growth-0.41%
Recent Earnings$0.55
Annual EPS$2.43
Market Capitalization$162.05 B
Insider Shareholder %0.29%
Annual Revenue$37.19 B
Number of Shares Outstanding4,105,650 Shares
Institutional Shareholder %56.94%
Annual Net Income$0B
TTM Net Profit Margin$-17.64
One Year Return3.48%
Three Year Return13.93%
Five Year Return32.6%
Five Year Revenue Growth4%
Five Year Earnings Growth14.08%
Five Year Dividend Growth185.71%
Last Quarter EPS$0.49
Annual EPS$2.43
Annual Dividend$0.6
Annual Dividend Yield1.54%
Change in EPS YTD-0.41%
PE Ratio16.04
Recent Earnings$0.55
Dividends per Share$0.15
Stock Split Ratio2-1

ORCL Key Stats

Last Price$39.47
Net Change$0.5 (1.28%)
Ask Price$39.47
Open Price$39.01
Previous Close Price$38.97
High Price$39.48
Low Price$38.88
Number of Trades0
Fifty Two Week High$42 (2016-03-21)
Fifty Two Week Low$33.13 (2016-01-20)
Average Daily Volume13,756,512
Share Outstanding4,105,650 Shares
Total Dividend Payout$0.6/yr
Dividend Yield1.54%