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Chevron Corp (NYSE: CVX)

$107.99 USD $0.12 (0.11%)
Last Price $107.99
Net Change $0.12 (0.11%)
Bid $0
Ask Price $0
Open Price $107.93
Previous Close Price $107.87
High Price $108.42
Low Price $107.7
Number of Trades 27,804
Volume 6,339,900
Fifty Two Week High $119 (2017-01-03)
Fifty Two Week Low $92.43 (2016-04-05)
Average Daily Volume 6,687,200
Share Outstanding 1,893,100 Shares
Total Dividend Payout 4.32/yr
Dividend Yield 4%
1st Quarter Earnings $0.22 (2017-01-27)
2nd Quarter Earnings $-0.78 (2016-07-29)
3nd Quarter Earnings $-0.39 (2016-04-29)
4th Quarter Earnings $ ()
PE Ratio $108.96
EPS Growth $376
Recent Earnings $0.22
Annual EPS $0.99
Last Quarter EPS $
Market Capitalization $204.44B
Insider Shareholders % 0.004%
Annual Revenue $0B
No. Shares Outstanding 1,893,100
Inst. Shareholder % 63.9%
Annual Net Income $-0.5B
TTM Net Profit Margin $-0.43
1-Year Return 18.77%
3-Year Return 3.81%
5-Year Return 21.14%
5-Year Revenue Growth -54.88%
5-Year Earnings Growth -92.56%
5-Year Dividend Growth 38.83%
Annual Dividend $4.32
Annual Dividend Yield 4%
Change in EPS YTD 376%
Dividends per Share $1.08
Stock Split Ratio 2-1
Beta 1.2
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.

Today's Chevron Stock Update

While we usually like to analyze for investors whether a stock is a buy or not, we also like to give you a quick rundown of the Chevron stock information you need today, with key data on recent CVX moves. That's what you can get right here. First, CVX shares climbed 0.11% or $0.12 from the day before. That brought the Chevron stock closing price to $107.99. Just looking at the Chevron stock price in a short time frame is not as helpful as looking at a year's worth of share price data, so let's do that... The Chevron stock price is above where it was last year at this time, with the stock price up 13.85%.

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The Chevron stock price 52-week high is $119.00. That was hit on 1/03/2017. The CVX stock 52-week low is $92.43, reached on 4/05/2016. Another point to note - CVX trading volume yesterday was 5,451,200. That's not as much as Chevron stock's average daily trading volume of 6,339,900. Chevron's market cap is 204,435,869,000. That gives Chevron a mega market cap, because it's over 200 billion. As of the beginning of April, 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 109.49. That's above 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 -0.27. 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 1.20. Chevron stock has a dividend yield of 4.00%. When the dividend yield is over 2%, the stock is a good consideration for income investors. That yield is what most investors look for when hunting for dividend stocks. 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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