ExxonMobil facts for kids
|Public (NYSE: XOM)|
|Industry||Oil and Gas|
1911 (Standard Oil of New Jersey)
1911 (Standard Oil of New York)
1882 (Standard Oil)
|Headquarters||Irving, Texas, United States|
|Darren Woods (Chairman/CEO)|
|Products||Fuels, Lubricants, Petrochemicals|
|Revenue||$370.680 Billion USD(2005)|
|$36.130 Billion USD (2005)|
Number of employees
Exxon Mobil or ExxonMobil (NYSE: XOM) is the world's biggest oil and gas company. It was created when Exxon and Mobil, both companies formed after the John D. Rockefeller's original Standard Oil company split apart, joined together in a merger to become one company. ExxonMobil has been involved in the global warming controversy, as have other Big Oil corporations such as Royal Dutch Shell
Board of directors
Right now, Exxon Mobil board members include:
- Michael Boskin
- William W. George
- James R. Houghton
- William R. Howell
- Reatha King
- Philip Lippincott
- Henry McKinnell, Jr.
- Marilyn Nelson
- Walter Shipley
As of March 31, 2006:
|Barclays Global Investors||4.1|
|State Street Global Advisors||3.1|
|Northern Trust Company||1.4|
|Wellington Management Company||1.3|
|Fidelity Management and Research||1.3|
|Wellington Management Company||1.3|
|Capital Research & Management Company||1.1|
|Bank of America||0.9|
|Merrill Lynch Investment Management||0.9|
|TIAA-CREF Investment Management||0.8|
|State Farm Insurance||0.6|
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- Larson, Henrietta M., Evelyn H. Knowlton, and Charles S. Popple. New Horizons, 1927-1950: History of Standard Oil Company (New Jersey). New York: Harper & Row, 1971.
- McIntyre, J. Sam. The Esso Collectibles Handbook: Memorabilia from Standard Oil of New Jersey. Atglen, Pennsylvania: Schiffer Publishing Company, 1998.
- Sampson, Anthony. The Seven Sisters: The 100-year Battle for the World's Oil Supply. New York: Bantom Books, 1991.
- Standard Oil Company (New Jersey). Ships of the Esso Fleet in World War II. 1946.
- Tarbell, Ida M. All in a Day’s Work: An Autobiography.. New York: The MacMillan Company, 1939.
- Tarbell, Ida M., and David Mark Chalmers. The History of the Standard Oil Company. New York: Harper & Row, 1966.
- Wall, Bennett H. Growth in a Changing Environment: A History of Standard Oil Company (New Jersey) 1950-1972 and Exxon Corporation (1972–1975). New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1988.
- Yergin, Daniel. The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money, and Power. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1991.
- ExxonMobil climate change controversy
Images for kids
ExxonMobil Chairman Rex Tillerson with Vice President Dick Cheney, 2007
ExxonMobil Building. Former ExxonMobil offices in Downtown Houston were vacated in early 2015.
ExxonMobil refinery in Baton Rouge
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