XTO Energy is on headlines recently as Exxon Mobil acquires XTO Energy for a stunning $31 Billion. The amount includes stocks and supposition of a $10 billion debt. This has been the largest amount recorded in the history of energy merging. Since Exxon Mobil acquires XTO Energy, the former will have dominant footing on the latest energy discoveries as it tries to increase its share in the energy market around the globe.
Included in the terms of agreement, as agreed upon by the boards of directors from the two companies, is that Exxon Mobil will be issuing 0.7098 common shares for each common share of XTO. Rex W. Tillerson, chairman and chief executive officer of Exxon Mobil Corporation is more than happy with this turn of events.