Dividend Yield: 5.15%
Rated "B (Buy)" by TheStreet Ratings: ConocoPhillips' gross profit margin for the first quarter of its fiscal year 2012 is essentially unchanged when compared to the same period a year ago. Sales and net income have dropped, underperforming the average competitor within its industry. ConocoPhillips has weak liquidity. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 0.76 which shows a lack of ability to cover short-term cash needs. The company's liquidity has decreased from the same period last year.During the same period, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has remained virtually unchanged only decreasing by 4.91% from the same quarter last year. Overall, the key liquidity measurements indicate that the company is in a position in which financial difficulties could develop in the future.