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NYSE:ORCL

Oracle - ORCL Stock Forecast, Price & News

$79.15
+1.99 (+2.58%)
(As of 08/12/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$77.66
$79.42
50-Day Range
$64.05
$79.15
52-Week Range
$63.76
$106.34
Volume
6.69 million shs
Average Volume
5.68 million shs
Market Capitalization
$210.93 billion
P/E Ratio
32.98
Dividend Yield
1.62%
Price Target
$89.77

Oracle MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.28 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
13.4% Upside
$89.77 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.10% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-0.93
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.40mentions of Oracle in the last 14 days
Based on 10 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$232.37 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
9.48%
From $4.43 to $4.85 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.98 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

47th out of 665 stocks

Prepackaged Software Industry

11th out of 230 stocks

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About Oracle (NYSE:ORCL) Stock

Oracle Corporation offers products and services that address enterprise information technology environments worldwide. Its Oracle cloud software as a service offering include various cloud software applications, including Oracle Fusion cloud enterprise resource planning (ERP), Oracle Fusion cloud enterprise performance management, Oracle Fusion cloud supply chain and manufacturing management, Oracle Fusion cloud human capital management, Oracle Advertising, and NetSuite applications suite, as well as Oracle Fusion Sales, Service, and Marketing. The company also offers cloud-based industry solutions for various industries; Oracle application licenses; and Oracle license support services. In addition, it provides cloud and license business' infrastructure technologies, such as the Oracle Database, an enterprise database; Java, a software development language; and middleware, including development tools and others. The company's cloud and license business' infrastructure technologies also comprise cloud-based compute, storage, and networking capabilities; and Oracle autonomous database, MySQL HeatWave, Internet-of-Things, digital assistant, and blockchain. Further, it provides hardware products and other hardware-related software offerings, including Oracle engineered systems, enterprise servers, storage solutions, industry-specific hardware, virtualization software, operating systems, management software, and related hardware services; and consulting and customer services. The company markets and sells its cloud, license, hardware, support, and services offerings directly to businesses in various industries, government agencies, and educational institutions, as well as through indirect channels. Oracle Corporation was founded in 1977 and is headquartered in Austin, Texas.

Oracle Trading Up 2.6 %

Shares of ORCL traded up $1.99 during trading hours on Friday, reaching $79.15. 6,692,347 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 5,680,975. The firm has a market cap of $210.93 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 32.98, a PEG ratio of 2.24 and a beta of 0.87. Oracle has a 12-month low of $63.76 and a 12-month high of $106.34. The stock's fifty day moving average price is $72.22 and its 200 day moving average price is $75.38.

Oracle (NYSE:ORCL - Get Rating) last released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, June 13th. The enterprise software provider reported $1.31 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.17 by $0.14. Oracle had a net margin of 15.83% and a negative return on equity of 193.58%. The company had revenue of $11.84 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $11.65 billion. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $1.40 earnings per share. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 5.5% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, research analysts forecast that Oracle will post 4.43 earnings per share for the current year.

Oracle Announces Dividend

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, July 26th. Investors of record on Tuesday, July 12th were paid a $0.32 dividend. This represents a $1.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.62%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Monday, July 11th. Oracle's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 53.33%.

Analyst Ratings Changes

ORCL has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. Monness Crespi & Hardt reduced their price objective on shares of Oracle from $126.00 to $113.00 and set a "buy" rating on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, June 14th. Citigroup set a $81.00 price objective on shares of Oracle in a research report on Monday, June 20th. UBS Group set a $75.00 price objective on shares of Oracle in a research report on Tuesday, June 14th. BMO Capital Markets reduced their price target on shares of Oracle from $92.00 to $86.00 in a research report on Tuesday, June 14th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group set a $115.00 price target on shares of Oracle in a research report on Tuesday, June 14th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fourteen have given a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the stock. According to data from MarketBeat.com, the stock currently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $89.77.

Insider Buying and Selling

In related news, CEO Safra Catz sold 1,000,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Friday, June 17th. The shares were sold at an average price of $68.08, for a total value of $68,080,000.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 1,118,592 shares of the company's stock, valued at $76,153,743.36. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. In other Oracle news, insider Edward Screven sold 419,174 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, June 29th. The shares were sold at an average price of $69.22, for a total value of $29,015,224.28. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 2,492,613 shares in the company, valued at $172,538,671.86. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Also, CEO Safra Catz sold 1,000,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Friday, June 17th. The stock was sold at an average price of $68.08, for a total transaction of $68,080,000.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 1,118,592 shares of the company's stock, valued at $76,153,743.36. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold a total of 3,399,174 shares of company stock valued at $232,369,224 over the last three months. 39.10% of the stock is owned by company insiders.

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ORCL Company Calendar

Last Earnings
6/13/2022
Ex-Dividend for 7/26 Dividend
7/11/2022
Dividend Payable
7/26/2022
Today
8/14/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
9/12/2022
Fiscal Year End
5/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Prepackaged software
Sub-Industry
Systems Software
CUSIP
68389X10
Employees
143,000
Year Founded
1977

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$89.77
High Stock Price Forecast
$115.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$70.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+13.4%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.28
Research Coverage
25 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$6.72 billion
Pretax Margin
18.02%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$42.44 billion
Cash Flow
$5.48 per share
Book Value
($2.16) per share

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
2,664,930,000
Free Float
1,622,940,000
Market Cap
$210.93 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.87

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ORCL Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Oracle stock right now?

25 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Oracle in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 14 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" ORCL shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in ORCL, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Oracle's stock price forecast for 2022?

25 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Oracle's stock. Their ORCL share price forecasts range from $70.00 to $115.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $89.77 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 13.4% from the stock's current price.
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How have ORCL shares performed in 2022?

Oracle's stock was trading at $87.21 at the start of the year. Since then, ORCL stock has decreased by 9.2% and is now trading at $79.15.
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Are investors shorting Oracle?

Oracle saw a increase in short interest in the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 15,440,000 shares, an increase of 17.3% from the June 30th total of 13,160,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 8,240,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.9 days. Approximately 1.0% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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When is Oracle's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, September 12th 2022.
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How were Oracle's earnings last quarter?

Oracle Co. (NYSE:ORCL) posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, June, 13th. The enterprise software provider reported $1.31 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.17 by $0.14. The enterprise software provider earned $11.84 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $11.65 billion. Oracle had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 193.58% and a net margin of 15.83%. The firm's revenue was up 5.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.40 EPS.
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How often does Oracle pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Oracle?

Oracle announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, June 13th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, July 12th will be given a dividend of $0.32 per share on Tuesday, July 26th. This represents a $1.28 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.62%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, July 11th.
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Is Oracle a good dividend stock?

Oracle (NYSE:ORCL) pays an annual dividend of $1.28 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.66%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 13 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 53.33%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, ORCL will have a dividend payout ratio of 26.39% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will Oracle's stock buyback program work?

Oracle declared that its Board of Directors has approved a stock buyback plan on Thursday, December 9th 2021, which authorizes the company to buyback $10,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to buy up to 3.6% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are generally a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

What guidance has Oracle issued on next quarter's earnings?

Oracle issued an update on its first quarter 2023 earnings guidance on Tuesday, July, 12th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.04-$1.08 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of $1.13. The company issued revenue guidance of $11.38 billion-$11.58 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $10.22 billion.

What is Safra A. Catz's approval rating as Oracle's CEO?

1,888 employees have rated Oracle Chief Executive Officer Safra A. Catz on Glassdoor.com. Safra A. Catz has an approval rating of 78% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Oracle own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Oracle investors own include Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), NVIDIA (NVDA), Walt Disney (DIS), AT&T (T), Bank of America (BAC), Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA), QUALCOMM (QCOM) and Netflix (NFLX).

What is Oracle's stock symbol?

Oracle trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ORCL."

Who are Oracle's major shareholders?

Oracle's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Loomis Sayles & Co. L P (0.87%), Northern Trust Corp (0.75%), FMR LLC (0.69%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (0.62%), Primecap Management Co. CA (0.45%) and Fiera Capital Corp (0.36%). Insiders that own company stock include Bruce R Chizen, Charles W Moorman, Dorian Daley, Edward Screven, Hector Garcia-Molina, Jeffrey Berg, Jeffrey Henley, Lawrence Joseph Ellison, Mark V Hurd, Michael J Boskin, Michael J Boskin, Naomi O Seligman, Naomi O Seligman, Renee Jo James, Rona Alison Fairhead, Safra Catz and W Corey West.
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How do I buy shares of Oracle?

Shares of ORCL stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Oracle's stock price today?

One share of ORCL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $79.15.

How much money does Oracle make?

Oracle (NYSE:ORCL) has a market capitalization of $210.93 billion and generates $42.44 billion in revenue each year. The enterprise software provider earns $6.72 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.40 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Oracle have?

The company employs 143,000 workers across the globe.

Does Oracle have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Oracle: 360Commerce, ATG (Art Technology Group), Acme Packet, Aconex, Active Reasoning, AddThis, AdminServer, Advanced Visual Technology, Agile Software, AmberPoint, Apiary, Appforge, BEA Systems, Bharosa, BigMachines, Bitzer Mobile, BlueKai, Bridgestream, Captovation, Carleton Corporation, Cerner, ClearApp, ClearTrial, CloudMonkey, Collaxa, Collective Intellect, Compendium, Conformia Software, Context Media, Convergin, Corente, Crosswise, CrowdTwist, DataFox, DataRaker, DataScaler, DataScience.com, Datalogix, Datanomic, Delphi Asset Management Corporation, Demantra, Digital Equipment Corporation - Rdb Division, Dyn, E-Travel, Eloqua, Empirix - e-TEST Suite Products, Endeca, FarApp, Fatwire, Federos, Filefish, Front Porch Digital, G-Log, Geodan EDT, Global Knowledge Software, GloriaFood, GoAhead Software, GoldenGate Software, Grapeshot, GreenBytes, Haley Limited, Hotsip, HyperRoll, Hyperion Solutions, IRI Software, InQuira, Indicast Corporation, Innobase, Instantis, Interlace Systems, Involver, Iridize, Istante Software, Ksplice, LODESTAR Corporation, LiveData Utilities, LiveLOOK, LiveLoop, LogFire, LogicalApps, MICROS Systems, Market2Lead, Maxymiser, MetaSolv, Moat, Moniforce, Net4Call, NetForce, NetSuite, Netsure Telecom, Nimbula, Nirvanix, Nor1, OCAPAC Holding Company UC, OCAPAC Research Partner UC, Oblix, Octetstring, Opower, Oracle America Inc., Oracle EMEA & CAPAC Holdings Limited, Oracle EMEA Holdings Limited, Oracle Global Holdings Inc., Oracle Global Partners, Oracle International Corporation, Oracle International Group Limited, Oracle International Holdings Limited, Oracle Software Technology GmbH, Oracle Systems Corporation, Oxygen Systems, Palerra, Passlogix, PeopleSoft, Phase Forward, Pillar Data Systems, Portal Software, Primavera Systems, ProfitLogic, Ravello Systems, Relsys International, Responsys, Retek, RightNow Technologies, RuleBurst Holdings, SPL WorldGroup, Sauce Video, Secerno, SelectMinds, Siebel Systems, Sigma Dynamics, Silver Creek Systems, SiteWorks Solutions, Skire, Skywire Software, Sleepycat Software, Sophoi, SparklineData, StackEngine, Stellent, Steltor, Sun Microsystems, Sunopsis, TOA Technologies, Tacit Software, Talari Networks, Taleo, Tangosol, Tekelec International, Telephony@Work, Temposoft, Textura, Thinking Machines Corporation, Thor Technologies, TimesTen, Tinoway, TopLink, Treasury Services Corporation, TripleHop Technologies, Verenia, Virtual Iron Software, Vitrue, Vocado, Wercker, Xsigo, Xsigo Systems, ZENEDGE, eServGlobal - Assets, goBalto, i-flex Solutions, and mValent.
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When was Oracle founded?

Oracle was founded in 1977.

How can I contact Oracle?

Oracle's mailing address is 500 ORACLE PARKWAY, REDWOOD CITY CA, 94065. The official website for the company is www.oracle.com. The enterprise software provider can be reached via phone at (737) 867-1000, via email at investor_us@oracle.com, or via fax at 650-506-7200.

This page (NYSE:ORCL) was last updated on 8/14/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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