Of note is the ratio of Occidental Petroleum Corp's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; merely 7.06% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
With a year-over-year growth in debt of 287.82%, Occidental Petroleum Corp's debt growth rate surpasses 93.46% of about US stocks.
Occidental Petroleum Corp's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is -231.58%, greater than the shareholder yield of just 3.09% of stocks in our set.
Stocks that are quantitatively similar to OXY, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are MPLX, HAL, VER, ATO, and HNP.
Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY) Company Bio
Occidental Petroleum engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of oil and gas properties in the United States and internationally. The company was founded in 1920 and is based in Houston, Texas.
OXY Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Occidental Petroleum Corp with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Occidental Petroleum Corp ranked in the 11th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Our DCF analysis suggests the stock is overvalued by about 86.33%. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Occidental Petroleum Corp ended up being:
The company's compound free cash flow growth rate over the past 5.57 years comes in at -0.2%; that's greater than only 9.4% of US stocks we're applying DCF forecasting to.
Occidental Petroleum Corp's interest coverage rate -- a measure of gross earnings relative to interest payments -- comes in at 1.02. This coverage rate is greater than that of merely 23.78% of stocks we're observing for the purpose of forecasting via discounted cash flows.
As a business, Occidental Petroleum Corp experienced a tax rate of about 39% over the past twelve months; relative to its sector (Energy), this tax rate is higher than 92% of stocks generating free cash flow.
Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash Flow
Return Relative to Current Share Price
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