NYSE:ORCL - Oracle Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$53.08 -1.12 (-2.07 %)
(As of 05/24/2019 06:06 AM ET)
Previous Close$54.20
Today's Range$52.51 - $53.72
52-Week Range$42.40 - $55.53
Volume11.21 million shs
Average Volume9.57 million shs
Market Capitalization$219.73 billion
P/E Ratio18.82
Dividend Yield1.77%
Beta1.08
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Prepackaged software
Sub-IndustrySystems Software
SectorComputer and Technology
CUSIP68389X10
Phone650-506-7000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$39.83 billion
Cash Flow$3.4944 per share
Book Value$11.17 per share

Profitability

Net Income$3.83 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees137,000
Outstanding Shares4,139,600,000
Market Cap$219.73 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, March 15th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 11th will be given a dividend of $0.24 per share on Thursday, April 25th. This represents a $0.96 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.81%. 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 has approved a stock buyback plan on Monday, September 17th 2018, which authorizes the company to buyback $12,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase up to 5.9% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are often an indication that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Oracle's earnings last quarter?

Oracle Co. (NYSE:ORCL) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, March, 14th. The enterprise software provider reported $0.78 earnings per share for the quarter, topping 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 net margin of 27.14% and a return on equity of 34.03%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down .7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.83 earnings per share. 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 earnings per share 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 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Oracle's shares. Their forecasts range from $42.00 to $60.00. On average, they anticipate Oracle's share price to reach $52.6822 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.7%. 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 stories about ORCL stock have trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. 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 news sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the enterprise software provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

Are investors shorting Oracle?

Oracle saw a increase in short interest during the month of 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 company's stock are sold short. View Oracle's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Oracle's key competitors?

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 shareholders 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 institutional 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 institutional investors are buying Oracle stock?

ORCL stock was bought 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 $53.08.

How big of a company is Oracle?

Oracle has a market capitalization of $219.73 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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Oracle (NYSE ORCL)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,865 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,246 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  3,111
MarketBeat'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 5/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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