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: $6.76 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,000,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $3.49
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $4.25
  • 52 Week Range: $2.94 - $5.49
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 11.2699
  • P/E Growth: 0.0000
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $798,246.00
  • Price / Sales: 8.36
  • Book Value: $0.46 per share
  • Price / Book: 7.32
  • Annual Dividend: $0.38
  • Dividend Yield: 11.3%
  • Net Margins: 74.22%
  • Return on Equity: 68.05%
  • Return on Assets: 68.05%
  • Average Volume: 1,038 shs.
  • Beta: 2.01
  • Short Ratio: 0.59
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 announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, May 22nd. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, May 31st will be given a dividend of $0.0957 per share on Wednesday, June 28th. This represents a $0.38 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 11.48%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 26th. This is a positive change from Marine Petroleum Trust's previous quarterly dividend of $0.05. View Marine Petroleum Trust's Dividend History.

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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 $3.34.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Marine Petroleum Trust (NASDAQ MARPS)
Community Ranking:  3.2 out of 5 (  )
Outperform Votes:  12 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  7 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  19
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Marine Petroleum Trust (NASDAQ:MARPS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
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Current Dividend Information for Marine Petroleum Trust (NASDAQ:MARPS)
Most Recent Dividend:6/28/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.38
Dividend Yield:11.39%
Payout Ratio:126.67% (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)
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(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

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This page was last updated on 7/28/2017 by Staff