Marathon Petroleum Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:MPC)

About Marathon Petroleum Corporation

Marathon Petroleum Corporation logoMarathon Petroleum Corporation is engaged in petroleum product refining, marketing, retail and transportation businesses in the United States and the east of the Mississippi. The Company's segments include Refining & Marketing, Speedway, and Midstream. Its Refining & Marketing segment refines crude oil and other feedstocks at its approximately seven refineries in the Gulf Coast and Midwest regions of the United States, purchases ethanol and refined products for resale and distributes refined products. It sells refined products to wholesale marketing customers domestically and internationally, buyers on the spot market, its Speedway business segment and to independent entrepreneurs operating Marathon retail outlets. The Speedway segment sells transportation fuels and convenience products in the retail market in the Midwest, East Coast and Southeast. The Midstream segment gathers, processes and transports natural gas, and transports and stores crude oil and refined products.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing
  • Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: MPC
  • CUSIP: 56585A10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $50.35
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $49.32
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $45.56
  • 52-Week Range: $32.02 - $54.59
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 22.78
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.36
  • P/E Growth: -16.53
  • Market Cap: $26.58B
  • Outstanding Shares: 528,000,000
  • Beta: 1.74
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 1.85%
  • Return on Equity: 5.74%
  • Return on Assets: 2.64%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.53%
  • Current Ratio: 1.51%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.63%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings, 2 Strong Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.92)
Consensus Price Target: $56.00 (11.22% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/6/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingHold$55.00View Rating Details
2/5/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingBuy$63.00View Rating Details
2/2/2017Barclays PLCLower Price TargetOverweight$68.00 -> $62.00View Rating Details
1/23/2017Jefferies Group LLCLower Price TargetBuy$62.00 -> $61.00View Rating Details
12/7/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$46.00 -> $57.00View Rating Details
11/28/2016Bank of America CorpSet Price TargetBuy$59.00View Rating Details
10/31/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeOutperform -> Strong-Buy$47.00 -> $54.00View Rating Details
10/28/2016Howard WeilBoost Price TargetSector Perform$45.00 -> $47.00View Rating Details
10/12/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingBuy$54.00View Rating Details
9/16/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesBoost Price TargetNeutral$41.00 -> $46.00View Rating Details
7/9/2016Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/18/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/29/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetTop Pick$56.00 -> $58.00View Rating Details
2/13/2016Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/9/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuy$70.00 -> $64.00View Rating Details
1/15/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuy$85.00 -> $65.00View Rating Details
12/2/2015Wolfe ResearchBoost Price TargetOutperform$60.00 -> $65.00View Rating Details
11/25/2015Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$60.00 -> $70.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/23/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/26/2017        
2/1/2017Q416$0.26$0.43$14.54 billion$17.28 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$0.81$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$0.01$13.08 billion$12.83 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/3/2016Q415$0.69$0.35$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)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.11 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.77 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$1.05$1.08$1.07
Q2 20162$2.08$2.11$2.10
Q3 20162$0.78$1.87$1.33
Q4 20163$0.12$1.14$0.79
Q1 20171$0.40$0.40$0.40
Q2 20171$0.79$0.79$0.79
Q3 20171$0.78$0.78$0.78
Q4 20171$0.51$0.51$0.51
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)
Annual Dividend:$1.44
Dividend Yield:2.86%
Dividend Growth:20.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:65.16% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
46.30% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
38.20% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:6 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
1/27/2017Quarterly$0.362.98%2/14/20172/16/20173/10/2017
10/27/2016quarterly$0.363.36%11/14/201611/16/201612/12/2016
7/27/2016quarterly$0.363.77%8/15/20168/17/20169/12/2016
4/28/2016quarterly$0.323.12%5/16/20165/18/20166/10/2016
2/1/2016quarterly$0.322/12/20162/17/20163/10/2016
10/28/2015quarterly$0.322.5%11/17/201511/18/201512/10/2015
7/29/2015quarterly$0.322.37%8/17/20158/19/20159/10/2015
4/29/2015quarterly$0.502.03%5/18/20155/20/20156/10/2015
2/2/2015$0.502/13/20152/18/20153/10/2015
10/29/2014quarterly$0.502.21%11/17/201411/19/201412/10/2014
7/30/2014quarterly$0.502.39%8/18/20148/20/20149/10/2014
5/1/2014quarterly$0.421.76%5/19/20145/21/20146/10/2014
1/27/2014quarterly$0.422.02%2/14/20142/19/20143/10/2014
11/1/2013quarterly$0.422.37%11/18/201311/20/201312/10/2013
8/1/2013quarterly$0.422.24%8/19/20138/21/20139/10/2013
4/25/2013quarterly$0.351.72%5/14/20135/16/20136/10/2013
1/30/2013quarterly$0.351.89%2/15/20132/20/20133/11/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.03%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 78.16%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)
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us.rd.yahoo.com logoInside MPC’s Institutional Holdings (NYSE:MPC)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 23 at 6:41 PM
bizjournals.com logoMarathon to invest $380M in Speedway expansion in 2017 (NYSE:MPC)
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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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, January 27th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, February 16th will be given a dividend of $0.36 per share on Friday, March 10th. This represents a $1.44 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.86%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, February 14th.

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

13 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Marathon Petroleum Corporation's stock. Their predictions range from $46.00 to $63.00. On average, they anticipate Marathon Petroleum Corporation's stock price to reach $56.00 in the next year.

When will Marathon Petroleum Corporation announce their earnings?

Marathon Petroleum Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April, 26th 2017.

Who owns Marathon Petroleum Corporation stock?

Marathon Petroleum Corporation's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (0.00%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.00%), AQR Capital Management LLC (0.61%), Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (0.00%), Edge Asset Management Inc. (0.55%) and Iridian Asset Management LLC CT (0.47%). Company insiders that own Marathon Petroleum Corporation stock include Charles E Bunch, Gary R Heminger, George P Shaffner, James E Rohr, Pamela KM Beall, Steven A Davis and Timothy T Griffith.

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 Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, RidgeWorth Capital Management LLC, Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK, Cadence Capital Management LLC, FMR LLC and Credit Agricole S A.

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

Marathon Petroleum Corporation's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Iridian Asset Management LLC CT, Asset Management One Co. Ltd., State Street Corp, Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Tide Point Capital Management LP, Luminus Management LLC and Renaissance Technologies 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.

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.

How much does a share of Marathon Petroleum Corporation stock cost?

One share of Marathon Petroleum Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $50.35.

Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) Chart for Thursday, February, 23, 2017


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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)

Earnings History Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)

Last Updated on 2/23/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff