Oracle Corporation provides products and services that address enterprise information technology environments worldwide. More Details
Average dividend payer and fair value.
Share Price & News
How has Oracle's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ORCL has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: ORCL underperformed the US Software industry which returned 59.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ORCL underperformed the US Market which returned 17.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Oracle's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StOracle (NYSE:ORCL) Seems To Use Debt Quite Sensibly
Is Oracle undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: ORCL ($59.69) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($64.96)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ORCL is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ORCL is good value based on its PE Ratio (18.3x) compared to the US Software industry average (63.6x).
PE vs Market: ORCL is good value based on its PE Ratio (18.3x) compared to the US market (18.9x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: ORCL is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3.7x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ORCL is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (19x) compared to the US Software industry average (7.3x).
How is Oracle forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 27 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: ORCL's forecast earnings growth (5% per year) is above the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: ORCL's earnings (5% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (22% per year).
High Growth Earnings: ORCL's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: ORCL's revenue (2.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (10% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ORCL's revenue (2.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: ORCL's Return on Equity is forecast to be very high in 3 years time (256.3%).
How has Oracle performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ORCL has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ORCL's current net profit margins (26.1%) are lower than last year (27.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ORCL's earnings have grown by 2.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ORCL's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: ORCL had negative earnings growth (-6.4%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Software industry average (12.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: Whilst ORCL's Return on Equity (101.07%) is outstanding, this metric is skewed due to their high level of debt.
How is Oracle's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ORCL's short term assets ($49.9B) exceed its short term liabilities ($18.7B).
Long Term Liabilities: ORCL's short term assets ($49.9B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($84.7B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ORCL's debt to equity ratio (677.2%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: ORCL's debt to equity ratio has increased from 88.5% to 677.2% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ORCL's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (19.1%).
Interest Coverage: ORCL's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (8.3x coverage).
What is Oracle current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: ORCL's dividend (1.61%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.65%).
High Dividend: ORCL's dividend (1.61%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.67%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: ORCL's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: ORCL's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (29.4%), ORCL's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: ORCL's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (21% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Safra Catz (58 yo)
Ms. Safra Ada Catz has been the Chief Executive Officer of Oracle Corporation since September 17, 2014. Ms. Catz served as the President of Oracle Corporation from January 2004 to September 2014 and served ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Safra's total compensation ($USD964.06K) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD11.20M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Safra's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO & Director||1.08yrs||US$964.06k||0.037% |
|Executive VP||5.5yrs||US$5.44m||0.0036% |
|Executive VP & General Counsel||5.5yrs||US$10.14m||0.0071% |
|Executive VP of Corporate Operations & Head of Corporate Development||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & Chief Information Officer||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Marketing Officer||1.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive Vice President of Human Resources||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Oracle University||21.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Oracle Public Sector||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: ORCL's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.5 years average tenure).
|CEO & Director||1.08yrs||US$964.06k||0.037% |
|Vice Chairman of the Board||6.08yrs||US$6.10m||0.061% |
|Lead Independent Director||no data||US$451.24k||0.0020% |
|Independent Director||26.5yrs||US$446.24k||0.0024% |
|Independent Director||12.75yrs||US$461.24k||0.0015% |
|Independent Director||14.92yrs||US$421.24k||0.0018% |
|Independent Director||23.67yrs||US$466.24k||0.0067% |
|Independent Director||5.75yrs||US$436.24k||0.0013% |
|Independent Director||2.42yrs||US$429.24k||0.0016% |
|Independent Director||2.42yrs||US$413.92k||0.00055% |
Experienced Board: ORCL's board of directors are considered experienced (6.1 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Oracle Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Oracle Corporation
- Ticker: ORCL
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1977
- Industry: Systems Software
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: US$179.720b
- Shares outstanding: 3.01b
- Website: https://www.oracle.com
Number of Employees
- Oracle Corporation
- 500 Oracle Parkway
- Redwood City
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ORCL||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Mar 1986|
|ORCL *||BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)||Yes||Common Stock||MX||MXN||Mar 1986|
|ORC||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Mar 1986|
|ORC||XTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Mar 1986|
|ORCL||SNSE (Santiago Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||CL||USD||Mar 1986|
|ORCL||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||CH||CHF||Mar 1986|
|ORA-U||ETLX (Eurotlx)||Yes||Common Stock||IT||EUR||Mar 1986|
|ORCL||WBAG (Wiener Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||AT||EUR||Mar 1986|
|ORCL||BASE (Buenos Aires Stock Exchange)||CEDEAR EACH REPR 1/3 USD0.01||AR||ARS||Sep 2000|
|ORCL34||BOVESPA (Bolsa de Valores de Sao Paulo)||BDR EACH REPR 1 COM USD0.01||BR||BRL||Dec 2011|
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 deliver ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/10/23 00:22|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/22 00:00|
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