Occidental Petroleum Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.16 (+0.66 %)
(As of 04/19/2021 05:11 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $24.54
50-Day Range
MA: $27.55
52-Week Range
Now: $24.54
Volume11.14 million shs
Average Volume20.17 million shs
Market Capitalization$22.91 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.16%
Occidental Petroleum Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of oil and gas properties in the United States, the Middle East, Africa, and Latin America. The company operates through three segments: Oil and Gas, Chemical, and Marketing and Midstream. The company's Oil and Gas segment explores for, develops, and produces oil and condensate, natural gas liquids (NGLs), and natural gas. Its Chemical segment manufactures and markets basic chemicals, including chlorine, caustic soda, chlorinated organics, potassium chemicals, ethylene dichloride, chlorinated isocyanurates, sodium silicates, and calcium chloride; vinyls comprising vinyl chloride monomer, polyvinyl chloride, and ethylene. The company's Midstream and Marketing segment gathers, processes, transports, stores, purchases, and markets oil, condensate, NGLs, natural gas, carbon dioxide, and power. This segment also trades around its assets consisting of transportation and storage capacity; and invests in entities. Occidental Petroleum Corporation was founded in 1920 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryIntegrated Oil & Gas
Year Founded1920



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$21.23 billion
Cash Flow$8.83 per share
Book Value$27.39 per share


Net Income$-667,000,000.00


Market Cap$22.91 billion
Next Earnings Date5/10/2021 (Confirmed)


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Overall MarketRank

1.67 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

81st out of 668 stocks

Crude Petroleum & Natural Gas Industry

30th out of 247 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Occidental Petroleum (NYSE:OXY) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Occidental Petroleum a buy right now?

22 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Occidental Petroleum in the last year. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 9 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Occidental Petroleum stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in OXY, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Occidental Petroleum?

Wall Street analysts have given Occidental Petroleum 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 Occidental Petroleum wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Occidental Petroleum's next earnings date?

Occidental Petroleum is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May 10th 2021.
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How can I listen to Occidental Petroleum's earnings call?

Occidental Petroleum will be holding an earnings conference call on Monday, May 10th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Occidental Petroleum's earnings last quarter?

Occidental Petroleum Co. (NYSE:OXY) announced its quarterly earnings results on Sunday, February, 21st. The oil and gas producer reported ($0.78) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.59) by $0.19. The oil and gas producer had revenue of $3.35 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $4.47 billion. Occidental Petroleum had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 15.55% and a negative net margin of 76.17%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted ($0.30) EPS.
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How has Occidental Petroleum's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Occidental Petroleum's stock was trading at $11.80 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, OXY shares have increased by 108.0% and is now trading at $24.54.
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How often does Occidental Petroleum pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Occidental Petroleum?

Occidental Petroleum declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 12th. Investors of record on Wednesday, March 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.01 per share on Thursday, April 15th. This represents a $0.04 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.16%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, March 9th.
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Is Occidental Petroleum a good dividend stock?

Occidental Petroleum pays an annual dividend of $0.04 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.16%. Occidental Petroleum does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Occidental Petroleum is 2.76%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for OXY?

22 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Occidental Petroleum's shares. Their forecasts range from $8.00 to $32.00. On average, they anticipate Occidental Petroleum's share price to reach $23.52 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.2%.
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Who are Occidental Petroleum's key executives?

Occidental Petroleum's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Vicki A. Hollub, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 61, Pay $1.89M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Robert L. Peterson, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 50, Pay $1.23M)
  • Mr. Christopher O. Champion, VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Controller (Age 51, Pay $1.57M)
  • Ms. Marcia E. Backus, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 67, Pay $1.26M)
  • Mr. Kenneth Dillon, Sr. VP and Pres of International Oil & Gas Operations (Age 61, Pay $1.12M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ioannis A. Charalambous, Chief Information Officer& VP
  • Jeff Alvarez, VP of Investor Relations (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Melissa E. Schoeb, VP of Corp. Affairs (Age 53) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Darin S. Moss, VP of HR
  • Mr. Glenn M. Vangolen, Sr. VP of Bus. Support (Age 62)

What is Vicki Hollub's approval rating as Occidental Petroleum's CEO?

130 employees have rated Occidental Petroleum CEO Vicki Hollub on Glassdoor.com. Vicki Hollub has an approval rating of 40% among Occidental Petroleum's employees. This puts Vicki Hollub in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of Occidental Petroleum's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Occidental Petroleum own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Occidental Petroleum investors own include Exxon Mobil (XOM), AT&T (T), Micron Technology (MU), The Boeing (BA), Intel (INTC), Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Chevron (CVX), Pfizer (PFE) and General Electric (GE).

What is Occidental Petroleum's stock symbol?

Occidental Petroleum trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "OXY."

Who are Occidental Petroleum's major shareholders?

Occidental Petroleum's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Adams Asset Advisors LLC (0.39%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.03%), CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp (0.03%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%), DnB Asset Management AS (0.02%) and Calamos Advisors LLC (0.01%). Company insiders that own Occidental Petroleum stock include Avedick Baruyr Poladian, Bob Shearer, Carl C Icahn, Cedric W Burgher, Elisse B Walter, Eugene L Batchelder, Jack B Moore, Kenneth Dillon, Marcia E Backus, Margaret M Foran, Oscar K Brown, Vicki A Hollub and William R Klesse.
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Which major investors are selling Occidental Petroleum stock?

OXY stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Livingston Group Asset Management CO operating as Southport Capital Management, Retirement Systems of Alabama, Veriti Management LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., and Westside Investment Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Occidental Petroleum company stock in the last year include Carl C Icahn, and Oscar K Brown.
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Which major investors are buying Occidental Petroleum stock?

OXY stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Adams Asset Advisors LLC, CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp, Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL, DnB Asset Management AS, Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY, Redpoint Investment Management Pty Ltd, NuWave Investment Management LLC, and E&G Advisors LP. Company insiders that have bought Occidental Petroleum stock in the last two years include Avedick Baruyr Poladian, Bob Shearer, Cedric W Burgher, Elisse B Walter, Eugene L Batchelder, Jack B Moore, Kenneth Dillon, Marcia E Backus, Margaret M Foran, Oscar K Brown, Vicki A Hollub, and William R Klesse.
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How do I buy shares of Occidental Petroleum?

Shares of OXY 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 Occidental Petroleum's stock price today?

One share of OXY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $24.54.

How much money does Occidental Petroleum make?

Occidental Petroleum has a market capitalization of $22.91 billion and generates $21.23 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $-667,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.45 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Occidental Petroleum have?

Occidental Petroleum employs 11,800 workers across the globe.

When was Occidental Petroleum founded?

Occidental Petroleum was founded in 1920.

What is Occidental Petroleum's official website?

The official website for Occidental Petroleum is www.oxy.com.

Where are Occidental Petroleum's headquarters?

Occidental Petroleum is headquartered at 5 GREENWAY PLAZA SUITE 110, HOUSTON TX, 77046.

How can I contact Occidental Petroleum?

Occidental Petroleum's mailing address is 5 GREENWAY PLAZA SUITE 110, HOUSTON TX, 77046. The oil and gas producer can be reached via phone at 713-215-7000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 4/19/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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