NYSE:ORCL - Oracle Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $54.20 +0.03 (+0.06 %) (As of 05/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$54.17Today's Range$54.03 - $54.5452-Week Range$42.40 - $55.53Volume458,773 shsAverage Volume13.37 million shsMarket Capitalization$224.37 billionP/E Ratio19.22Dividend Yield1.79%Beta1.08 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Oracle Corporation develops, manufactures, markets, sells, hosts, and supports application, platform, and infrastructure solutions for information technology (IT) environments worldwide. The company provides services in three primary layers of the cloud: Software as a Service, Platform as a Service, and Infrastructure as a Service. It offers human capital and talent management, enterprise resource planning, customer experience and relationship management, procurement, supply chain management, project portfolio management, business analytics and enterprise performance management, and industry-specific application software, as well as financial management and governance, and risk and compliance applications. The company also licenses its Oracle Database for storage, retrieval, and manipulation of data; and Oracle Fusion Middleware software to build, deploy, secure, access, extend, and integrate business applications, as well as automate business processes. In addition, it provides a range of development tools, identity management, and business analytics software solutions for mobile computing development to address the development needs of businesses; Java, a software development language; and big data solutions. Further, the company provides Oracle Engineered Systems, servers, storage, industry-specific hardware, and hardware support products, as well as operating systems, virtualization, management, and other hardware-related software. Additionally, it provides consulting services, including IT strategy alignment, enterprise architecture planning and design, initial software implementation and integration, application development and integration, security assessments, and ongoing software enhancements and upgrade services; and customer support and education services. The company serves businesses, government agencies, educational institutions, and resellers. Oracle Corporation was founded in 1977 and is headquartered in Redwood City, California. Receive ORCL News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for ORCL and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Prepackaged software Sub-IndustrySystems Software SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNYSE:ORCL Previous Symbol CUSIP68389X10 CIK1341439 Webhttp://www.oracle.com/ Phone650-506-7000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.13 Current Ratio2.65 Quick Ratio2.65Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio19.22 Forward P/E Ratio17.60 P/E Growth1.81 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$39.83 billion Price / Sales5.63 Cash Flow$3.5471 per share Price / Cash Flow15.28 Book Value$11.17 per share Price / Book4.85Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.82 Net Income$3.83 billion Net Margins27.14% Return on Equity34.03% Return on Assets9.66%Miscellaneous Employees137,000 Outstanding Shares4,139,602,000Market Cap$224.37 billion Next Earnings Date6/18/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Oracle (NYSE:ORCL) Frequently Asked Questions What is Oracle's stock symbol? Oracle trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ORCL." How often does Oracle pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Oracle? Oracle announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, March 15th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.24 per share on Thursday, April 25th. This represents a $0.96 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.77%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, April 10th. This is an increase from Oracle's previous quarterly dividend of $0.19. View Oracle's Dividend History. How will Oracle's stock buyback program work? Oracle declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback plan on Monday, September 17th 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $12,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to purchase up to 5.9% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are generally a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued. How were Oracle's earnings last quarter? Oracle Co. (NYSE:ORCL) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, March, 14th. The enterprise software provider reported $0.78 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.76 by $0.02. The enterprise software provider earned $9.62 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $9.59 billion. Oracle had a return on equity of 34.03% and a net margin of 27.14%. Oracle's quarterly revenue was down .7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.83 EPS. View Oracle's Earnings History. When is Oracle's next earnings date? Oracle is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, June 18th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Oracle. What guidance has Oracle issued on next quarter's earnings? Oracle issued an update on its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, March, 14th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.05-1.09 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.05. The company issued revenue guidance of $11.03-11.26 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $11.17 billion. What price target have analysts set for ORCL? 26 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Oracle's shares. Their forecasts range from $42.00 to $60.00. On average, they anticipate Oracle's stock price to reach $52.6822 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.8%. View Analyst Price Targets for Oracle. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Oracle? 26 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Oracle in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 17 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Oracle. Has Oracle been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about ORCL stock has been trending negative this week, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Oracle earned a daily sentiment score of -2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the enterprise software provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. Are investors shorting Oracle? Oracle saw a increase in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 43,767,291 shares, an increase of 3.3% from the April 15th total of 42,355,254 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 8,140,485 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 5.4 days. Currently, 1.9% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Oracle's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Oracle's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Oracle include SAP (SAP), Adobe (ADBE), salesforce.com (CRM), VMware (VMW), Intuit (INTU), ServiceNow (NOW), Dassault Systemes (DASTY), Autodesk (ADSK), Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Shopify (SHOP), Electronic Arts (EA), Square (SQ), Splunk (SPLK), Veeva Systems (VEEV) and CA (CA). What other stocks do shareholders of Oracle own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Oracle investors own include General Electric (GE), Intel (INTC), Alibaba Group (BABA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), Workday (WDAY), Walt Disney (DIS), Bank of America (BAC) and Netflix (NFLX). Who are Oracle's key executives? Oracle's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Lawrence J. Ellison, Co-Founder, Chairman & CTO (Age 75)Ms. Safra Ada Catz, CEO & Director (Age 57)Mr. Mark Vincent Hurd, CEO & Director (Age 62)Mr. Edward Screven, Chief Corp. Architect (Age 53)Mr. Douglas A. Kehring, Exec. VP of Corp. Operations & Head of Corp. Devel. (Age 46) Who are Oracle's major shareholders? Oracle's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (4.46%), Northern Trust Corp (0.95%), Loomis Sayles & Co. L P (0.90%), Geode Capital Management LLC (0.88%), First Eagle Investment Management LLC (0.78%) and Magellan Asset Management Ltd (0.77%). Company insiders that own Oracle stock include Bruce R Chizen, Dorian Daley, Edward Screven, George H Conrades, Hector Garcia-Molina, Jeffrey Berg, Jeffrey Henley, Mark V Hurd, Michael J Boskin, Naomi O Seligman, Renee Jo James, Safra Catz, Thomas Kurian and W Corey West. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Oracle. Which major investors are selling Oracle stock? ORCL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Yacktman Asset Management LP, FMR LLC, Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, First Eagle Investment Management LLC, Vulcan Value Partners LLC, BlackRock Inc. and Nordea Investment Management AB. Company insiders that have sold Oracle company stock in the last year include Dorian Daley, Edward Screven, Hector Garcia-Molina, Jeffrey Berg, Jeffrey Henley, Mark V Hurd, Naomi O Seligman and W Corey West. View Insider Buying and Selling for Oracle. Which major investors are buying Oracle stock? ORCL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Geode Capital Management LLC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, LSV Asset Management, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Janus Henderson Group PLC and AQR Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Oracle. How do I buy shares of Oracle? Shares of ORCL can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Oracle's stock price today? One share of ORCL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $54.20. How big of a company is Oracle? Oracle has a market capitalization of $224.37 billion and generates $39.83 billion in revenue each year. The enterprise software provider earns $3.83 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.82 on an earnings per share basis. Oracle employs 137,000 workers across the globe. What is Oracle's official website? The official website for Oracle is http://www.oracle.com/. How can I contact Oracle? Oracle's mailing address is 500 ORACLE PARKWAY, REDWOOD CITY CA, 94065. The enterprise software provider can be reached via phone at 650-506-7000 or via email at [email protected]cle.com. MarketBeat Community Rating for Oracle (NYSE ORCL)Community Ranking: 3.0 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 1,865 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 1,245 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 3,110MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Oracle and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ORCL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ORCL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 5/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a short straddle? Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.