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Oracle Corp (NYSE: ORCL)

$44.43 USD -$0.10 (-0.22%)
Last Price $44.43
Net Change $-0.1 (-0.22%)
Bid $0
Ask Price $0
Open Price $44.59
Previous Close Price $44.53
High Price $44.74
Low Price $44.4
Number of Trades 35,518
Volume 11,556,000
Fifty Two Week High $46.99 (2017-03-16)
Fifty Two Week Low $37.62 (2016-10-13)
Average Daily Volume 13,029,056
Share Outstanding 4,114,680 Shares
Total Dividend Payout 0.76/yr
Dividend Yield 1.71%
1st Quarter Earnings $0.69 (2017-03-15)
2nd Quarter Earnings $0.61 (2016-12-15)
3nd Quarter Earnings $0.55 (2016-09-15)
4th Quarter Earnings $0.81 (2016-06-16)
PE Ratio $18.33
EPS Growth $-0.97
Recent Earnings $0.69
Annual EPS $2.43
Last Quarter EPS $
Market Capitalization $182.82B
Insider Shareholders % 0.29%
Annual Revenue $0B
No. Shares Outstanding 4,114,680
Inst. Shareholder % 57.03%
Annual Net Income $8.92B
TTM Net Profit Margin $23.83
1-Year Return 10.89%
3-Year Return 16.62%
5-Year Return 66.74%
5-Year Revenue Growth 4%
5-Year Earnings Growth 14.08%
5-Year Dividend Growth 185.71%
Annual Dividend $0.76
Annual Dividend Yield 1.73%
Change in EPS YTD -0.97%
Dividends per Share $0.19
Stock Split Ratio 2-1
Beta 1.16
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.

Today's Oracle Stock Update

Here's a daily update on the Oracle stock price for interested investors, plus some key data on ORCL stock that's important to know. While we frequently give readers a more detailed Oracle stock price analysis, you can get a quick rundown of key ORCL numbers here, for April 22, 2017. Let's start with the last closing price for ORCL stock, which was $44.43. Oracle shares took a little hit, down 0.22% or $0.10 from the day before. It's best to not only look at recent Oracle share data, but also look at the year's highs and lows to see where the current price stacks up... At today's price, ORCL is trading higher than it was one-year ago, with shares having gone up by 8.39%.

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The Oracle stock price 52-week high is $46.99. That was hit on 3/16/2017. The ORCL stock 52-week low is $37.62, reached on 10/13/2016. Another point to note - ORCL trading volume yesterday was 10,880,899. That's not quite as high as Oracle stock's average daily trading volume of 11,796,050. Oracle's market cap is 182,815,232,000. 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.

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The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of Oracle stock is 18.11. That's smaller 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 1.16. Oracle stock has a dividend yield of 1.71%. 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 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.

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