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Last Updated: Feb-24-2017 00:00:00

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Anyone interested in quick information on Oracle stock, take a look right here. You will find the most important numbers in ORCL trading today, February 25, 2017, like where shares last closed, how the current stock price compares to recent highs and lows, ORCL's dividend yield - plus some other must-know data on Oracle shares.To start, let's look at the Oracle stock closing price. Shares ended the day's trading session at $43.17. They closed up 0.49% or $0.21 from the previous day's close.So where does that put Oracle stock relative to the past year of prices?ORCL is trading above where it was one-year ago, with shares higher by 17.85%.

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The Oracle stock price 52-week high is $43.19. That was hit on 2/24/2017. The ORCL stock 52-week low is $36.50, reached on 2/25/2016.Also important to note - ORCL trading volume yesterday was 15,483,900. That's greater than Oracle stock's average daily trading volume of 11,427,670.Oracle's market capitalization - the amount of shares outstanding times the share price - is 177,098,449,000. That gives Oracle a large market cap, because it's between 10 billion and 200 billion. As of the start 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 Oracle stock is 17.79. 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 2.07.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 1.14.Oracle stock has a dividend yield of 1.40%. 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 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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Oracle Corp (NYSE: ORCL) Profile

Prior Close$42.96
Market Cap$177.1 B
PE Ratio17.98
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.
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ORCL Earnings

1st Quarter Earnings$0.61 (2016-12-15)
2nd Quarter Earnings$0.55 (2016-09-15)
3rd Quarter Earnings$0.81 (2016-06-16)
4th Quarter Earnings$0.64 (2016-03-15)
PE Ratio17.97
EPS Growth-3.05%
Recent Earnings$0.61
Annual EPS$2.39
Market Capitalization$177.1 B
Insider Shareholder %0.29%
Annual Revenue$37.24 B
Number of Shares Outstanding4,102,350 Shares
Institutional Shareholder %57.95%
Annual Net Income$8.82B
TTM Net Profit Margin$23.69
One Year Return18.58%
Three Year Return16.95%
Five Year Return57.34%
Five Year Revenue Growth4%
Five Year Earnings Growth14.08%
Five Year Dividend Growth185.71%
Last Quarter EPS$0.48
Annual EPS$2.39
Annual Dividend$0.6
Annual Dividend Yield1.4%
Change in EPS YTD-3.05%
PE Ratio17.98
Recent Earnings$0.61
Dividends per Share$0.15
Stock Split Ratio2-1

ORCL Key Stats

Last Price$43.17
Net Change$0.21 (0.49%)
Ask Price$0
Open Price$42.74
Previous Close Price$42.96
High Price$43.19
Low Price$42.68
Number of Trades38,376
Fifty Two Week High$43.19 (2017-02-24)
Fifty Two Week Low$36.5 (2016-02-25)
Average Daily Volume11,907,687
Share Outstanding4,102,350 Shares
Total Dividend Payout$0.6/yr
Dividend Yield1.4%