Marathon Petroleum Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:MPC)

About Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)

Marathon Petroleum Corporation logoMarathon Petroleum Corporation is engaged in refining, marketing, retail and transportation businesses in the United States and the largest east of the Mississippi. The Company operates through three segments: Refining & Marketing; Speedway; and Midstream. The Refining & Marketing segment refines crude oil and other feedstocks at the Company's seven refineries in the Gulf Coast and Midwest regions of the United States. Its Speedway segment sells transportation fuels and convenience products in the retail market in the Midwest, East Coast and Southeast regions of the United States. The Company's Midstream is engaged in the operations of MPLX LP and certain other related operations. It gathers, processes and transports natural gas, natural gas liquids (NGLs), crude oil and refined products. MPLX is a limited partnership which owns, operates, develops and acquires midstream energy infrastructure assets.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Refining and Marketing - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing
  • Symbol: NYSE:MPC
  • CUSIP: 56585A10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $26.71498 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 518,737,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $52.68
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $50.50
  • 52 Week Range: $32.84 - $55.20
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 22.63
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.92
  • P/E Growth: 0.77
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $59.57 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.45
  • Book Value: $25.18 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.04
  • Annual Dividend: $1.44
  • Dividend Yield: 2.8%
  • EBIDTA: $4.78 billion
  • Net Margins: 1.80%
  • Return on Equity: 5.68%
  • Return on Assets: 2.55%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.63%
  • Current Ratio: 1.61%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.82%
  • Average Volume: 4.38 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.67
  • Short Ratio: 3.02

Frequently Asked Questions for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)

What is Marathon Petroleum Corporation's stock symbol?

Marathon Petroleum Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MPC."

How often does Marathon Petroleum Corporation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Marathon Petroleum Corporation?

Marathon Petroleum Corporation declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 27th. Investors of record on Wednesday, May 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.36 per share on Monday, June 12th. This represents a $1.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.81%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, May 15th. View Marathon Petroleum Corporation's Dividend History.

How were Marathon Petroleum Corporation's earnings last quarter?

Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 27th. The company reported $0.06 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.01) by $0.07. The business had revenue of $16.39 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $19.03 billion. Marathon Petroleum Corporation had a return on equity of 5.68% and a net margin of 1.80%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 27.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.07 EPS. View Marathon Petroleum Corporation's Earnings History.

Where is Marathon Petroleum Corporation's stock going? Where will Marathon Petroleum Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

14 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Marathon Petroleum Corporation's shares. Their forecasts range from $47.00 to $69.00. On average, they expect Marathon Petroleum Corporation's share price to reach $59.08 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Marathon Petroleum Corporation.

Who are some of Marathon Petroleum Corporation's key competitors?

Who are Marathon Petroleum Corporation's key executives?

Marathon Petroleum Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Gary R. Heminger, Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
  • Timothy T. Griffith, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President
  • Anthony R. Kenney, President of Speedway LLC
  • Donald C. Templin, President
  • Thomas M. Kelley, Senior Vice President - Marketing
  • Rodney P. Nichols, Senior Vice President - Human Resources and Administrative Services
  • Raymond L. Brooks, Senior Vice President - Refining
  • C. Michael Palmer, Senior Vice President - Supply, Distribution & Planning
  • John S. Swearingen, Senior Vice President, Transportation and Logistics
  • Donald W. Wehrly, Chief Information Officer, Vice President

Who owns Marathon Petroleum Corporation stock?

Marathon Petroleum Corporation's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (10.63%), Vanguard Group Inc. (7.15%), State Street Corp (5.40%), Boston Partners (2.80%), Kensico Capital Management Corp (1.79%) and Wellington Management Group LLP (1.72%). Company insiders that own Marathon Petroleum Corporation stock include C Michael Palmer, Charles E Bunch, James E Rohr, Pamela KM Beall, Steven A Davis, Thomas M Kelley and Timothy T Griffith. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Marathon Petroleum Corporation.

Who sold Marathon Petroleum Corporation stock? Who is selling Marathon Petroleum Corporation stock?

Marathon Petroleum Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Wellington Management Group LLP, Morgan Stanley, First Trust Advisors LP, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Cibc World Markets Corp and LSV Asset Management. Company insiders that have sold Marathon Petroleum Corporation stock in the last year include C Michael Palmer and Thomas M Kelley. View Insider Buying and Selling for Marathon Petroleum Corporation.

Who bought Marathon Petroleum Corporation stock? Who is buying Marathon Petroleum Corporation stock?

Marathon Petroleum Corporation's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Iridian Asset Management LLC CT, American Century Companies Inc., FMR LLC, Alliancebernstein L.P., River Road Asset Management LLC, Vanguard Group Inc. and First Eagle Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Marathon Petroleum Corporation stock in the last two years include Charles E Bunch, James E Rohr, Steven A Davis and Timothy T Griffith. View Insider Buying and Selling for Marathon Petroleum Corporation.

How do I buy Marathon Petroleum Corporation stock?

Shares of Marathon Petroleum Corporation 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 Marathon Petroleum Corporation's stock price today?

One share of Marathon Petroleum Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $51.33.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE MPC)
Community Ranking:  3.4 out of 5 (  )
Outperform Votes:  514 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  251 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  765
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Marathon Petroleum Corporation and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 11 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.93)
Consensus Price Target: $59.08 (15.10% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
6/1/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$69.00LowView Rating Details
5/25/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingOverweight -> Overweight$62.00MediumView Rating Details
5/22/2017US Capital AdvisorsReiterated RatingBuyLowView Rating Details
4/28/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingHold$54.00LowView Rating Details
4/22/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$68.50 -> $67.00HighView Rating Details
4/19/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$61.00LowView Rating Details
3/3/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingBuy$63.00N/AView Rating Details
2/2/2017Barclays PLCLower Price TargetOverweight$68.00 -> $62.00N/AView Rating Details
12/7/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$46.00 -> $57.00N/AView Rating Details
11/28/2016Bank of America CorporationSet Price TargetBuy$59.00N/AView Rating Details
10/31/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeOutperform -> Strong-Buy$47.00 -> $54.00N/AView Rating Details
10/28/2016Howard WeilBoost Price TargetSector Perform$45.00 -> $47.00N/AView Rating Details
10/12/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingBuy$54.00N/AView Rating Details
7/9/2016Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
2/13/2016Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
2/9/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuy$70.00 -> $64.00N/AView Rating Details
1/15/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuy$85.00 -> $65.00N/AView Rating Details
12/2/2015Wolfe ResearchBoost Price TargetOutperform$60.00 -> $65.00N/AView Rating Details
11/25/2015Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$60.00 -> $70.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 6/27/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)
Earnings by Quarter for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)
Earnings History by Quarter for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE MPC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/27/2017Q1 2017($0.01)$0.06$19.03 billion$16.39 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2017Q416$0.26$0.43$14.54 billion$17.28 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$0.78$0.58$17.18 billion$16.46 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$0.97$1.07$16.30 billion$16.81 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.15$0.06$13.08 billion$12.83 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/3/2016Q415$0.69$0.79$16.35 billion$15.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q3$1.82$1.76$20.10 billion$18.76 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$1.76$1.51$19.29 billion$20.54 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q1$2.96$3.24$17.74 billion$17.24 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2015Q414$1.38$2.86$19.86 billion$22.25 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q314$2.09$2.36$27.69 billion$25.48 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$2.15$2.95$22.87 billion$26.93 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q114$1.05$0.67$23.26 billion$23.35 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2014Q413$1.03$2.10$20.15 billion$24.93 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/31/2013Q313$0.61$0.59$21.37 billion$26.27 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q2 2013$1.90$1.95$23.57 billion$25.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q1 2013$2.16$2.17$19.80 billion$23.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/30/2013Q4 2012$2.08$2.26$19.32 billion$20.68 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2012Q312$3.23$3.31$19.59 billion$21.25 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012$2.46$2.53ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2012$1.29$1.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2012($0.07)($0.21)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011$2.54$3.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2011$1.96$2.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.31
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.65
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171($0.01)($0.01)($0.01)
Q2 20172$0.74$1.40$1.07
Q3 20172$0.69$1.40$1.05
Q4 20172$0.04$0.37$0.21
Q1 20181($0.22)($0.22)($0.22)
Q2 20181$1.33$1.33$1.33
Q3 20181$1.43$1.43$1.43
Q4 20181$0.11$0.11$0.11
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)
Most Recent Dividend:6/12/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.44
Dividend Yield:2.81%
Dividend Growth:20.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:63.44% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
50.53% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
41.86% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:6 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)

Dividend History by Quarter for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE MPC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.05%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 79.96%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/14/2017Thomas M. KelleyInsiderSell25,000$54.33$1,358,250.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2017C. Michael PalmerVPSell4,000$53.25$213,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/18/2017C. Michael PalmerVPSell4,568$52.04$237,718.72View SEC Filing  
2/9/2017Charles E BunchDirectorBuy2,000$49.94$99,880.00View SEC Filing  
5/26/2016Steven A DavisDirectorBuy1,500$34.70$52,050.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2016Charles E BunchDirectorBuy2,000$38.56$77,120.00View SEC Filing  
12/10/2015Pamela K.M. BeallVPSell47,342$52.73$2,496,343.66View SEC Filing  
8/20/2015James E RohrDirectorBuy2,400$53.40$128,160.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2015Timothy T GriffithCFOBuy1,000$54.11$54,110.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2015Pamela K.M. BeallVPSell26,673$102.92$2,745,185.16View SEC Filing  
5/20/2015Gary R HemingerCEOSell36,659$104.30$3,823,533.70View SEC Filing  
5/6/2015George P ShaffnerVPSell25,561$100.50$2,568,880.50View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015Steven A DavisDirectorBuy3,500$96.73$338,555.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2015J. Michael WilderVPSell5,806$102.22$593,489.32View SEC Filing  
2/11/2015Thomas M KelleyVPSell20,467$101.39$2,075,149.13View SEC Filing  
11/28/2014Evan BayhDirectorBuy5,550$90.06$499,833.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2014Michael G BraddockVPSell1,871$87.65$163,993.15View SEC Filing  
1/2/2014J. Michael WilderVPSell32,638$91.06$2,972,016.28View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013James RohrDirectorBuy6,300$71.37$449,631.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)
Latest Headlines for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)
DateHeadline logoMarathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) Presents At J.P. Morgan Energy Equity Investor Conference - Slideshow - June 27 at 5:50 AM logoMarathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages - June 26 at 8:13 PM logoMarathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $17.92 Billion - June 25 at 10:08 AM logoEuropean stocks close at lowest in a week as oil shares sag - June 23 at 7:06 PM logo$1.19 Earnings Per Share Expected for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) This Quarter - June 23 at 8:36 AM logoMarathon Petroleum Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MPC-US : June 22, 2017 - June 23 at 8:07 AM logoPhillips 66’s Midstream Earnings in 1Q17 - June 23 at 8:07 AM logoWhy Most Analyst Ratings for Phillips 66 Are a ‘Hold’ - June 20 at 7:50 AM logoMarathon Petroleum Corp. and MPLX to present at JP Morgan Energy Equity Conference June 26 - Nasdaq - June 19 at 11:29 AM logoMarathon Petroleum Corp. and MPLX to present at J.P. Morgan Energy Equity Conference June 26 - June 19 at 11:29 AM logoThomas M. Kelley Sells 25,000 Shares of Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) Stock - June 16 at 7:14 PM logoCould Tesoro’s Refining Margins Rise in 2Q17? - June 12 at 3:59 PM logoOil & Gas Stock Roundup: Ensco Snaps Up Atwood, Dakota Access Pipeline in Service - June 6 at 7:18 PM logoWhy Phillips 66 Commands Premium Valuations - June 2 at 8:00 PM logoMarathon Petroleum Corp. (MPC) Is Up After Stock Repurchase - June 1 at 7:27 PM logoMarathon Petroleum Launches $3B Share Buyback - June 1 at 7:27 PM logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $18.88 Billion - June 1 at 1:20 PM logoMarathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Given "Buy" Rating at Royal Bank of Canada - June 1 at 11:10 AM logoMarathon Petroleum (MPC) Approves Additional $3B Buyback - May 31 at 6:58 PM logoMarathon Petroleum Corp. announces incremental $3 billion share repurchase authorization - May 31 at 6:57 PM logoMarathon Petroleum's board OKs $3 billion share buyback - May 31 at 6:57 PM logoMarathon Petroleum Board Authorizes $3 Billion Share Buyback - May 31 at 6:57 PM logoAfter-hours buzz: PANW, HPE & more - May 31 at 6:57 PM logoMarathon Petroleum (MPC) Up 3.5% Since Earnings Report: Can It Continue? - Nasdaq - May 31 at 8:18 AM logoMarathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages - May 30 at 8:52 PM logoMarathon Petroleum (MPC) Up 3.5% Since Earnings Report: Can It Continue? - May 30 at 10:01 AM logo$1.25 Earnings Per Share Expected for Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) This Quarter - May 30 at 9:14 AM logoThis US Refiner Had the Highest Refining Yield in 1Q17 - May 26 at 7:29 PM logoRefiner Dividends and Share Repurchases in 1Q17: Who’s Leading the Race - May 26 at 4:18 AM logoC. Michael Palmer Sells 4,000 Shares of Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Stock - May 25 at 1:22 PM logoMarathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Rating Reiterated by Piper Jaffray Companies - May 25 at 8:51 AM logoRefiners’ Leverages in 1Q17: Who’s Best Placed—MPC, TSO, VLO, or PSX? - May 24 at 6:41 PM logoMarathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Given Buy Rating at US Capital Advisors - May 24 at 2:02 PM logoQ2 2017 Earnings Estimate for Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Issued By US Capital Advisors - May 24 at 7:46 AM logoHow Does MPC Stock Correlate with WTI? - May 23 at 6:10 PM logoHas Institutional Ownership in Marathon Petroleum Surged? - May 22 at 5:56 PM logoMarathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) VP C. Michael Palmer Sells 4,568 Shares - May 22 at 4:28 PM logoWhy MPC Is Trading at Double Its Historical Average - May 22 at 10:05 AM logoKey Energy Industry Updates for May 15–19 - May 22 at 10:05 AM logoMarathon Petroleum Corp. : MPC-US: Dividend Analysis : May 17th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 18, 2017 - May 19 at 7:02 PM logoHow Has Marathon Petroleum’s Dividend Yield Shaped Up? - May 19 at 7:02 PM logoMarathon Petroleum’s Beta Analysis: A Peer Comparison - May 19 at 11:16 AM logoHow Refining Stocks’ Historical Valuation Compares - May 18 at 8:25 AM logoHow Refining Stocks’ Short Interest Compares - May 17 at 9:13 AM logoA Look at Refining Stocks’ Post-1Q Implied Volatility - May 17 at 9:13 AM logoTraders Buy High Volume of Marathon Petroleum Corp Call Options (MPC) - May 17 at 7:20 AM logoInstitutional Holdings in Downstream Stocks Rise - May 16 at 6:24 PM logoETFs with exposure to Marathon Petroleum Corp. : May 15, 2017 - May 15 at 5:58 PM logoCash Dividend On The Way From Marathon Petroleum (MPC) - May 12 at 1:51 AM logoOil & Gas Stocks Under Review -- Marathon Petroleum, Valero Energy, HollyFrontier, and Phillips 66 - May 11 at 7:01 AM



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