Why Wall Street seemed disappointed by a share buyback plan smaller than Chevron's. Motley Fool host Alison Southwick and Motley Fool personal finance expert Robert Brokamp discuss reasons to be both uplifted (and depressed) about the economy, debt, and pandas.
ExxonMobil (NYSE: XOM) produced a prodigious profit last year. The oil giant tallied $55.7 billion of earnings in 2022, the most money ever earned by a Western oil company. It smashed Exxon's prior record of $45 billion in 2008.
Recently, Zacks.com users have been paying close attention to Exxon (XOM). This makes it worthwhile to examine what the stock has in store.