Marathon Petroleum Corp Company Profile (NYSE:MPC)

About Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC)

Marathon Petroleum Corp 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 & Marketing
  • Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing
  • Symbol: NYSE:MPC
  • CUSIP: 56585A10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $27.56 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 518,737,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $50.79
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $49.38
  • 52 Week Range: $32.02 - $54.59
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 23.43
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.87
  • P/E Growth: 1.34
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $59.57 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.46
  • Book Value: $25.18 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.11
  • Annual Dividend: $1.44
  • Dividend Yield: 2.7%
  • EBIDTA: $4.78 billion
  • Net Margins: 1.85%
  • Return on Equity: 5.74%
  • Return on Assets: 2.64%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.53%
  • Current Ratio: 1.51%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.63%
  • Average Volume: 4.48 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.74

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

What is Marathon Petroleum Corp's stock symbol?

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

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

Marathon Petroleum Corp announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 27th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, May 17th will be given a dividend of $0.36 per share on Monday, June 12th. This represents a $1.44 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.71%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, May 15th. View Marathon Petroleum Corp's Dividend History.

How were Marathon Petroleum Corp's earnings last quarter?

Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 27th. The company reported $0.06 EPS for the quarter, beating the 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 Corp had a return on equity of 5.74% and a net margin of 1.85%. The business's revenue was up 27.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.07 EPS. View Marathon Petroleum Corp's Earnings History.

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

13 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Marathon Petroleum Corp's shares. Their predictions range from $46.00 to $67.00. On average, they anticipate Marathon Petroleum Corp's stock price to reach $56.73 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Marathon Petroleum Corp.

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

Who owns Marathon Petroleum Corp stock?

Marathon Petroleum Corp's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors 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 Corp stock include C Michael Palmer, Charles E Bunch, James E Rohr, Pamela KM Beall, Steven A Davis and Timothy T Griffith. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Marathon Petroleum Corp.

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

Marathon Petroleum Corp'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. View Insider Buying and Selling for Marathon Petroleum Corp.

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

Marathon Petroleum Corp's stock was acquired 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 Corp 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 Corp.

How do I buy Marathon Petroleum Corp stock?

Shares of Marathon Petroleum Corp 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 Corp stock cost?

One share of Marathon Petroleum Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $53.13.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 9 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.85)
Consensus Price Target: $56.73 (6.77% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/22/2017US Capital AdvisorsReiterated RatingBuyLowView Rating Details
4/28/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingHold$54.00LowView Rating Details
4/22/2017Citigroup IncReiterated RatingBuy$68.50 -> $67.00HighView Rating Details
4/19/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$61.00LowView Rating Details
3/3/2017Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingBuy$63.00N/AView Rating Details
2/2/2017Barclays PLCLower Price TargetOverweight$68.00 -> $62.00N/AView Rating Details
12/7/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$46.00 -> $57.00N/AView Rating Details
11/28/2016Bank of America CorpSet 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 IncReiterated RatingBuy$54.00N/AView Rating Details
9/16/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesBoost Price TargetNeutral$41.00 -> $46.00N/AView Rating Details
7/9/2016Wells Fargo & CoReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
4/29/2016Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetTop Pick$56.00 -> $58.00N/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 5/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC)
Earnings by Quarter for Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC)
Earnings History by Quarter for Marathon Petroleum Corp (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 Corp (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 Corp (NYSE:MPC)
Next Dividend:6/12/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.44
Dividend Yield:2.71%
Dividend Growth:20.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:65.16% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
47.68% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
37.60% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:6 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC)

Dividend History by Quarter for Marathon Petroleum Corp (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 Corp (NYSE:MPC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.03%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 78.16%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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 Corp (NYSE:MPC)
Latest Headlines for Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC)
DateHeadline 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 logo$19.91 Billion in Sales Expected for Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) This Quarter - May 6 at 9:03 AM logoMarathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages - May 5 at 12:54 PM logoMarathon Petroleum Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MPC-US : May 5, 2017 - May 5 at 9:31 AM logoETFs with exposure to Marathon Petroleum Corp. : May 4, 2017 - May 4 at 6:41 PM logo Brokerages Anticipate Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Will Post Earnings of $1.12 Per Share - May 4 at 11:23 AM logoMarathon Petroleum Corp. :MPC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 3, 2017 - May 3 at 7:14 PM logoSomewhat Positive Press Coverage Likely to Impact Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Share Price - May 3 at 5:06 PM logoAnalysts’ Ratings for Marathon Petroleum after 1Q17 - May 1 at 12:33 PM logoMarathon Petroleum Works Through Heavy Maintenance, Corporate Changes This Quarter - May 1 at 9:37 AM logoMarathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Getting Very Positive Press Coverage, Study Finds - April 30 at 9:30 AM logoMarathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.07 EPS - April 29 at 1:28 AM logoMarathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.07 EPS - April 29 at 1:25 AM logoMarathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results - April 29 at 1:25 AM logoEdited Transcript of MPC earnings conference call or presentation 27-Apr-17 1:00pm GMT - April 28 at 7:39 PM logoMarathon Petroleum Stock Rose 3% after Its 1Q17 Earnings - April 28 at 7:39 PM logoMarathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Rating Reiterated by Scotiabank - April 28 at 6:38 PM logoSomewhat Positive News Coverage Likely to Impact Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Share Price - April 28 at 1:01 AM logoMarathon Petroleum (MPC) Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - April 28 at 12:11 AM logoMarathon Petroleum Posts Surprise Profit as Refining Margins Rise - April 28 at 12:11 AM logoMarathon Petroleum Corp Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.36 (MPC) - April 27 at 8:16 PM logoMarathon Petroleum Corporation Reports First-Quarter 2017 Results - Yahoo Finance - April 27 at 7:10 PM logoSpeedway profits dip as parent mulls spinoff - April 27 at 7:09 PM logoMarathon Petroleum (MPC) Q1 Earnings Crush Loss Estimate - April 27 at 9:42 AM logoMarathon Petroleum beats 1Q profit forecasts - April 27 at 9:42 AM logoMarathon Petroleum posts higher first-quarter profit - April 27 at 9:42 AM logoMarathon Petroleum Corp. announces dividend - April 26 at 6:41 PM logoMarathon Petroleum Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:MPC) : April 26, 2017 - April 26 at 6:41 PM logoMarathon Petroleum Corp's (MPC) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Jefferies Group LLC - April 25 at 1:34 PM logoMarathon Petroleum Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MPC-US : April 25, 2017 - April 25 at 9:40 AM logoMarathon Petroleum (MPC) Q1 Earnings: What's in Store? - April 24 at 6:24 PM logoSomewhat Negative Media Coverage Very Likely to Affect Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Share Price - April 24 at 2:40 PM



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