Marine Petroleum Trust Company Profile (NASDAQ:MARPS)

About Marine Petroleum Trust (NASDAQ:MARPS)

Marine Petroleum Trust logoMarine Petroleum Trust (the Trust) is a royalty trust. The Trust is engaged in the administration and liquidation of rights to payments from certain oil and natural gas leases in the Gulf of Mexico, under license agreements and amendments between the Trust's predecessors and Chevron Corporation (Chevron) and its assignees. The Trust distributes all income, after paying its liabilities and obligations, to the unit holders during the months of March, June, September and December each year. The Trust's subsidiary, Marine Petroleum Corporation (MPC), holds title to interests in properties subject to the Trust's interests that are situated offshore of Louisiana. MPC is engaged in the administration and collection of royalties. As of June 30, 2016, MPC held an overriding royalty interest equal to 0.75% of the value at the well of any oil, natural gas, or other minerals produced and sold from the leases. All aspects of MPC's operations are conducted by third parties.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Investment Trusts
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:MARPS
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $7.94 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,000,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $3.56
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $3.80
  • 52 Week Range: $2.94 - $5.46
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.8949
  • P/E Growth: 0.0000
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $798,246.00
  • Price / Sales: 9.95
  • Book Value: $0.46 per share
  • Price / Book: 8.71
  • Annual Dividend: $0.51
  • Dividend Yield: 12.4%
  • Net Margins: 74.22%
  • Return on Equity: 68.05%
  • Return on Assets: 68.05%
  • Average Volume: 772 shs.
  • Beta: 1.98
  • Short Ratio: 0.41

Frequently Asked Questions for Marine Petroleum Trust (NASDAQ:MARPS)

What is Marine Petroleum Trust's stock symbol?

Marine Petroleum Trust trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MARPS."

How often does Marine Petroleum Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Marine Petroleum Trust?

Marine Petroleum Trust declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, August 21st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.126 per share on Thursday, September 28th. This represents a $0.50 annualized dividend and a yield of 12.69%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 29th. This is a positive change from Marine Petroleum Trust's previous quarterly dividend of $0.10. View Marine Petroleum Trust's Dividend History.

When will Marine Petroleum Trust make its next earnings announcement?

Marine Petroleum Trust is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, September, 22nd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Marine Petroleum Trust.

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How do I buy Marine Petroleum Trust stock?

Shares of Marine Petroleum Trust can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Marine Petroleum Trust's stock price today?

One share of Marine Petroleum Trust stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.97.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Marine Petroleum Trust (NASDAQ MARPS)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  25 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  22 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  47
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Marine Petroleum Trust (NASDAQ:MARPS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Marine Petroleum Trust (NASDAQ:MARPS)
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Earnings History for Marine Petroleum Trust (NASDAQ:MARPS)
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Current Dividend Information for Marine Petroleum Trust (NASDAQ:MARPS)
Next Dividend:9/28/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.51
Dividend Yield:12.84%
Payout Ratio:170.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Marine Petroleum Trust (NASDAQ:MARPS)

Dividend History by Quarter for Marine Petroleum Trust (NASDAQ MARPS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Marine Petroleum Trust (NASDAQ:MARPS)
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Headline Trends for Marine Petroleum Trust (NASDAQ:MARPS)
Latest Headlines for Marine Petroleum Trust (NASDAQ:MARPS)
DateHeadline logoMarine Petroleum Trust Declares Dividend of $0.13 (MARPS) - August 22 at 9:16 AM logoMarine Petroleum Trust :MARPS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : May 30, 2017 - May 30 at 10:09 AM logoMarine Petroleum Trust (MARPS) Raises Dividend to $0.10 Per Share - May 22 at 5:32 PM logoMarine Petroleum Trust (MARPS) Declares $0.045774 Quarterly Dividend; 3.3% Yield - February 19 at 5:33 PM logo10:01 am Marine Petroleum Trust lowers quarterly distribution to $0.045774/unit from $0.091087/unit - February 17 at 2:11 PM logoMarine Petroleum Trust (MARPS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August - August 26 at 5:51 PM logoBRIEF-Marine Petroleum Trust announces Q3 cash distribution - August 20 at 10:09 AM logoWorst of the Worst: Stay Away From This Awful Energy Royalty Trust - May 24 at 1:30 PM logoMarine Petroleum Trust Announces First Quarter Cash Distribution - February 19 at 9:00 AM logoMarine Petroleum Trust (MARPS) - January 24 at 5:48 PM logoMARINE PETROLEUM TRUST Financials - December 8 at 1:18 PM logoMARINE PETROLEUM TRUST Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits - November 18 at 2:34 PM logoMARINE PETROLEUM TRUST Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report - November 16 at 12:28 PM logoMARINE PETROLEUM TRUST Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - September 25 at 4:45 PM



Marine Petroleum Trust (MARPS) Chart for Friday, September, 22, 2017

This page was last updated on 9/22/2017 by Staff