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Marathon Petroleum Stock Price, Forecast & Analysis (NYSE:MPC)

$61.85
-2.16 (-3.37 %)
(As of 11/20/2019 04:31 AM ET)
Today's Range
$61.72
Now: $61.85
$63.89
50-Day Range
$58.72
MA: $64.33
$68.85
52-Week Range
$43.96
Now: $61.85
$69.65
Volume4.60 million shs
Average Volume6.55 million shs
Market Capitalization$40.16 billion
P/E Ratio9.12
Dividend Yield3.28%
Beta1.7
Marathon Petroleum Corp. is an independent petroleum product refiners, marketers and transporters in the United States. The company operates through the following segments: Refining & Marketing; Retail; and Midstream. The Refining & Marketing segment refines crude oil and other feedstocks at its refineries in the Gulf Coast and Midwest regions of the United States, purchases ethanol and refined products for resale and distributes refined products through various means, including barges, terminals and trucks that the company owns or operates. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Petroleum refining
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Refining & Marketing
SectorOils/Energy
CUSIP56585A10
Phone419-422-2121

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$97.10 billion
Cash Flow$8.48 per share
Book Value$63.76 per share

Profitability

Net Income$2.78 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees60,350
Market Cap$40.16 billion
Next Earnings Date2/6/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Marathon Petroleum (NYSE:MPC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Marathon Petroleum's stock symbol?

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

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

Marathon Petroleum announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 30th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, November 20th will be paid a dividend of $0.53 per share on Tuesday, December 10th. This represents a $2.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.43%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 19th. View Marathon Petroleum's Dividend History.

How were Marathon Petroleum's earnings last quarter?

Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 31st. The oil and gas company reported $1.63 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.30 by $0.33. The oil and gas company earned $31.20 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $32.89 billion. Marathon Petroleum had a return on equity of 8.94% and a net margin of 2.50%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 34.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $1.70 EPS. View Marathon Petroleum's Earnings History.

When is Marathon Petroleum's next earnings date?

Marathon Petroleum is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 6th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Marathon Petroleum.

What price target have analysts set for MPC?

14 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Marathon Petroleum's shares. Their forecasts range from $60.00 to $90.00. On average, they anticipate Marathon Petroleum's share price to reach $73.38 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 18.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Marathon Petroleum.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Marathon Petroleum?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Marathon Petroleum in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings, 10 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Marathon Petroleum.

Has Marathon Petroleum been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about MPC stock has been trending somewhat negative on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Marathon Petroleum earned a media sentiment score of -1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the oil and gas company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Marathon Petroleum.

Are investors shorting Marathon Petroleum?

Marathon Petroleum saw a increase in short interest during the month of October. As of October 15th, there was short interest totalling 16,110,000 shares, an increase of 7.1% from the September 15th total of 15,040,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 6,370,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.5 days. Approximately 2.5% of the company's shares are sold short. View Marathon Petroleum's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Marathon Petroleum's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Marathon Petroleum own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Marathon Petroleum investors own include AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Bank of America (BAC), General Electric (GE), Micron Technology (MU), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Valero Energy (VLO), Chevron (CVX) and Alibaba Group (BABA).

Who are Marathon Petroleum's key executives?

Marathon Petroleum's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Gary R. Heminger, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
  • Glenn M. Plumby, Chief Operating Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Timothy T. Griffith, Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Donald W. Wehrly, Chief Information Officer & Vice President
  • Molly R. Benson, Secretary, Chief Governance & Compliance Officer

Who are Marathon Petroleum's major shareholders?

Marathon Petroleum's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.42%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (0.36%), California Public Employees Retirement System (0.24%), River Road Asset Management LLC (0.21%), Rhumbline Advisers (0.18%) and New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.15%). Company insiders that own Marathon Petroleum stock include C Michael Palmer, Charles E Bunch, Donald C Templin, Gary R Heminger, James E Rohr, Rodney P Nichols, Steven A Davis and Thomas M Kelley. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Marathon Petroleum.

Which institutional investors are selling Marathon Petroleum stock?

MPC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Conning Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, SG Americas Securities LLC, Tocqueville Asset Management L.P., HGK Asset Management Inc. and Strs Ohio. View Insider Buying and Selling for Marathon Petroleum.

Which institutional investors are buying Marathon Petroleum stock?

MPC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AMF Pensionsforsakring AB, Scout Investments Inc., Locust Wood Capital Advisers LLC, River Road Asset Management LLC, Carillon Tower Advisers Inc., California Public Employees Retirement System, Anchor Capital Advisors LLC and Valicenti Advisory Services Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Marathon Petroleum stock in the last two years include Charles E Bunch, Donald C Templin, James E Rohr and Steven A Davis. View Insider Buying and Selling for Marathon Petroleum.

How do I buy shares of Marathon Petroleum?

Shares of MPC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Marathon Petroleum's stock price today?

One share of MPC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $61.85.

How big of a company is Marathon Petroleum?

Marathon Petroleum has a market capitalization of $40.16 billion and generates $97.10 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $2.78 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.78 on an earnings per share basis. Marathon Petroleum employs 60,350 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Marathon Petroleum.

What is Marathon Petroleum's official website?

The official website for Marathon Petroleum is http://www.marathonpetroleum.com/.

How can I contact Marathon Petroleum?

Marathon Petroleum's mailing address is 539 SOUTH MAIN STREET, FINDLAY OH, 45840. The oil and gas company can be reached via phone at 419-422-2121 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Marathon Petroleum (NYSE MPC)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  832 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  538 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,370
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Marathon Petroleum and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MPC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MPC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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