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NYSE:ORCL

Oracle Stock Forecast, Price & News

$64.51
-0.79 (-1.21 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$64.50
Now: $64.51
$66.28
50-Day Range
$60.36
MA: $62.32
$65.30
52-Week Range
$39.71
Now: $64.51
$66.36
Volume20.51 million shs
Average Volume9.90 million shs
Market Capitalization$189.92 billion
P/E Ratio19.55
Dividend Yield1.49%
Beta0.76
Oracle Corporation provides products and services that address enterprise information technology environments worldwide. The company's cloud and license business engages in the sale, marketing, and delivery of its applications and infrastructure technologies through cloud and on-premise deployment models, including cloud services and license support; and cloud license and on-premise license. Its cloud software as a service offerings include a suite of cloud software applications, including enterprise resource planning (ERP), enterprise and performance management, supply chain management, human capital management, and customer experience cloud-based industry solutions, as well as NetSuite application suite, a cloud-based ERP solution. The company also provides cloud infrastructure as a service; enterprise database; database products, including MySQL, Oracle TimesTen In-Memory Database, Oracle Berkeley DB, and Oracle NoSQL Database; middleware software; Java licenses; server and storage products; hardware products and services comprising point-of-sale terminals and related hardware for managing businesses within the food and beverage, hotel and retail industries; and hardware products and services for communications networks, including network signaling, policy control and subscriber data management solutions, and session border control technology. In addition, it offers operating systems, including Oracle Linux and Oracle Solaris, virtualization software, and other hardware-related software; management technologies and products, such as Oracle Enterprise Manager; and product repairs, maintenance services, and technical support services. It also serves various industries, government agencies, and educational institutions. The company 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
CUSIP68389X10
Phone650-506-7000
Employees135,000
Year Founded1977

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$39.07 billion
Cash Flow$4.86 per share
Book Value$2.93 per share

Profitability

Net Income$10.14 billion

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares2,944,034,000
Market Cap$189.92 billion
Next Earnings Date3/11/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.06 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

71st out of 1,528 stocks

Prepackaged Software Industry

13th out of 285 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 2.9Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
$64.51
-0.79 (-1.21 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Oracle (NYSE:ORCL) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Oracle a buy right now?

26 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Oracle in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 15 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Oracle stock. 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 stocks does MarketBeat like better than Oracle?

Wall Street analysts have given Oracle a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Oracle wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Oracle?

Oracle saw a drop in short interest in the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totaling 24,620,000 shares, a drop of 16.5% from the December 31st total of 29,490,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 10,890,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.3 days. Currently, 1.4% of the company's shares are sold short.
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When is Oracle's next earnings date?

Oracle is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 11th 2021.
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How were Oracle's earnings last quarter?

Oracle Co. (NYSE:ORCL) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, December, 9th. The enterprise software provider reported $1.06 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.00 by $0.06. The enterprise software provider had revenue of $9.80 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $9.78 billion. Oracle had a net margin of 26.34% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 101.26%. The company's revenue was up 1.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.90 EPS.
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How has Oracle's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Oracle's stock was trading at $44.72 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, ORCL stock has increased by 44.3% and is now trading at $64.51.
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How often does Oracle pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Oracle?

Oracle announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, December 10th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, January 7th will be given a dividend of $0.24 per share on Thursday, January 21st. This represents a $0.96 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.49%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, January 6th.
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Is Oracle a good dividend stock?

Oracle pays an annual dividend of $0.96 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.47%. Oracle does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Oracle is 27.75%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Oracle will have a dividend payout ratio of 23.30% next year. This indicates that Oracle will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will Oracle's stock buyback program work?

Oracle announced that its board has authorized a share repurchase plan on Thursday, March 12th 2020, which permits the company to buyback $15,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to buy up to 9.8% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are generally an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

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

Oracle issued an update on its third quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, December, 10th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.09-1.13 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.04. The company issued revenue guidance of $9.99-10.19 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $9.95 billion.

What price target have analysts set for ORCL?

26 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Oracle's shares. Their forecasts range from $52.00 to $82.00. On average, they expect Oracle's share price to reach $64.35 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.2%.
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Who are Oracle's key executives?

Oracle's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Lawrence J. Ellison, Co-Founder, Chairman & CTO (Age 77, Pay $1.72M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Safra Ada Catz, CEO & Director (Age 59, Pay $964.05k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. William Corey West, Exec. VP, Corp. Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 59, Pay $538.44k)
  • Ms. Dorian E. Daley, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 62, Pay $883.42k)
  • Mr. Douglas A. Kehring, Exec. VP of Corp. Operations & Head of Corp. Devel. (Age 48) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Mark E. Sunday, Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 66)
  • Mr. Ken Bond, Sr. VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Joyce Westerdahl, Exec. VP of HR
  • Mr. John L. Hall, Sr. VP of Oracle University (Age 67)
  • Mr. Roger Li, Sr. VP

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

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

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 Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), NVIDIA (NVDA), The 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 BlackRock Inc. (4.48%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.14%), Northern Trust Corp (0.98%), Longview Partners Guernsey LTD (0.54%), Nordea Investment Management AB (0.51%) and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (0.49%). Company insiders that own Oracle 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, Naomi O Seligman, Renee Jo James, Safra Catz and W Corey West.
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Which institutional investors are selling Oracle stock?

ORCL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Longview Partners Guernsey LTD, Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, Schroder Investment Management Group, Schroder Investment Management Group, DNB Asset Management AS, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., and Northern Trust Corp. Company insiders that have sold Oracle company stock in the last year include Dorian Daley, Edward Screven, Jeffrey Henley, Lawrence Joseph Ellison, Naomi O Seligman, Safra Catz, and W Corey West.
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Which institutional investors are buying Oracle stock?

ORCL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Swedbank, Clearbridge Investments LLC, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Artemis Investment Management LLP, Jupiter Asset Management Ltd., First Trust Advisors LP, and Black Creek Investment Management Inc..
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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 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 $64.51.

How much money does Oracle make?

Oracle has a market capitalization of $189.92 billion and generates $39.07 billion in revenue each year. The enterprise software provider earns $10.14 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.46 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Oracle have?

Oracle employs 135,000 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, ClearApp, ClearTrial, CloudMonkey, Collaxa, Collective Intellect, Compendium, Conformia Software, Context Media, Convergin, Corente, Crosswise, CrowdTwist, DataFox, DataRaker, DataScaler, DataScience.com, Datalogix, Datanomic, Demantra, Digital Equipment Corporation - Rdb Division, Dyn, E-Travel, Eloqua, Empirix - e-TEST Suite Products, Endeca, Fatwire, Filefish, Front Porch Digital, G-Log, Geodan EDT, Global Knowledge Software, 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, LiveLOOK, LiveLoop, LogFire, LogicalApps, MICROS Systems, Market2Lead, Maxymiser, MetaSolv, Moat, Moniforce, Net4Call, NetForce, NetSuite, Netsure Telecom, Nimbula, Nirvanix, OCAPAC Distributor Partner UC, OCAPAC Hardware Partner UC, OCAPAC Holding Company UC, OCAPAC Research Partner UC, Oblix, Octetstring, Opower, Oracle America Inc., Oracle Global Holdings Inc., Oracle International Corporation, Oracle Systems Corporation, Oracle Technology Company UC, 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, 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, [email protected], Temposoft, Textura, Thinking Machines Corporation, Thor Technologies, TimesTen, Tinoway, TopLink, Treasury Services Corporation, TripleHop Technologies, Virtual Iron Software, Vitrue, Vocado, Wercker, Xsigo, Xsigo Systems, ZENEDGE, eServGlobal - Assets, goBalto, i-flex Solutions, and mValent.

When was Oracle founded?

Oracle was founded in 1977.

What is Oracle's official website?

The official website for Oracle is www.oracle.com.

Where are Oracle's headquarters?

Oracle is headquartered at 500 ORACLE PARKWAY, REDWOOD CITY CA, 94065.

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]


This page was last updated on 3/1/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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