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Marathon Petroleum Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.54 (-3.38 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $43.98
50-Day Range
MA: $41.90
52-Week Range
Now: $43.98
Volume7.72 million shs
Average Volume6.70 million shs
Market Capitalization$28.62 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield5.28%
Marathon Petroleum Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in refining, marketing, retailing, and transporting petroleum products primarily in the United States. It operates through three segments: Refining & Marketing, Retail, and Midstream. The Refining & Marketing segment refines crude oil and other feed stocks at its 16 refineries in the West Coast, Gulf Coast, and Mid-Continent regions of the United States; and purchases refined products and ethanol for resale. Its refined products include transportation fuels, such as reformulated gasolines and blend-grade gasolines; heavy fuel oil; and asphalt. This segment also manufactures aromatics, propane, propylene, and sulfur. It sells refined products wholesale marketing customers domestically and internationally, buyers on the spot market, and independent entrepreneurs who operate primarily Marathon branded outlets. The Retail segment sells transportation fuels and convenience products in the retail market through company-owned and operated convenience stores, primarily under the Speedway brand; and long-term fuel supply contracts with direct dealers who operate locations mainly under the ARCO brand. The Midstream segment transports, stores, distributes, and markets crude oil and refined products through refining logistics assets, pipelines, terminals, towboats and barges; gathers, processes, and transports natural gas; and gathers, transports, fractionates, stores, and markets natural gas liquids. The company also exports its refined products. As of September 30, 2020, it owned, leased, and had ownership interests in approximately 17,200 miles of crude oil and refined product pipelines, as well as owned and operated 3,854 convenience stores; and had approximately 7,000 branded outlets operated by independent entrepreneurs in 35 states of the United States, the District of Columbia, and Mexico. The company was founded in 1887 and is headquartered in Findlay, Ohio.
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Overall MarketRank

1.94 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

51st out of 53 stocks

Petroleum Refining Industry

6th out of 6 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 3.0Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Petroleum refining
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Refining & Marketing



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$124.88 billion
Cash Flow$10.62 per share
Book Value$64.90 per share


Net Income$2.64 billion


Market Cap$28.62 billion
Next Earnings Date2/2/2021 (Confirmed)
-1.54 (-3.38 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Marathon Petroleum (NYSE:MPC) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Marathon Petroleum's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Marathon Petroleum's stock was trading at $31.36 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, MPC shares have increased by 40.2% and is now trading at $43.98.
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Is Marathon Petroleum a buy right now?

16 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Marathon Petroleum in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Marathon Petroleum stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Marathon Petroleum?

Wall Street analysts have given Marathon Petroleum a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Marathon Petroleum wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Marathon Petroleum's next earnings date?

Marathon Petroleum is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 2nd 2021.
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How can I listen to Marathon Petroleum's earnings call?

Marathon Petroleum will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, February 2nd at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Marathon Petroleum's earnings last quarter?

Marathon Petroleum Co. (NYSE:MPC) issued its earnings results on Saturday, November, 7th. The oil and gas company reported ($1.00) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($1.70) by $0.70. The oil and gas company earned $17.55 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $18.08 billion. Marathon Petroleum had a negative return on equity of 1.81% and a negative net margin of 11.11%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 36.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $1.63 earnings per share.
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How often does Marathon Petroleum pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Marathon Petroleum?

Marathon Petroleum declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 28th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 18th will be given a dividend of $0.58 per share on Thursday, December 10th. This represents a $2.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 5.28%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 17th.
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Is Marathon Petroleum a good dividend stock?

Marathon Petroleum pays an annual dividend of $2.32 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 5.28%. MPC has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of Marathon Petroleum is 46.96%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for MPC?

16 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Marathon Petroleum's stock. Their forecasts range from $30.00 to $56.00. On average, they expect Marathon Petroleum's stock price to reach $41.93 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.7%.
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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), Valero Energy (VLO), General Electric (GE), Pfizer (PFE), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Chevron (CVX) and Johnson & Johnson (JNJ).

Who are Marathon Petroleum's key executives?

Marathon Petroleum's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Michael J. Hennigan, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 62, Pay $4.31M)
  • Mr. Donald C. Templin, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 58, Pay $4.32M)
  • Mr. Timothy T. Griffith, Pres of Speedway LLC (Age 52, Pay $3.58M)
  • Mr. John J. Quaid, Sr. VP, Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 49)
  • Mr. Timothy J. Harris, VP & Chief Technology Officer (Age 46)
  • Mr. Donald W. Wehrly, Chief Information Officer & VP (Age 62)
  • Ms. Kristina Anna Kazarian, VP of Investor Relations (Age 38)
  • Ms. Molly R. Benson, VP, Chief Securities, Governance & Compliance Officer and Corp. Sec. (Age 54)
  • Ms. Suzanne Gagle, Gen. Counsel (Age 55)
  • Mr. Hamish Banks, VP of Communications

What is Marathon Petroleum's stock symbol?

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

Who are Marathon Petroleum's major shareholders?

Marathon Petroleum's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Scout Investments Inc. (0.15%), Douglas Lane & Associates LLC (0.08%), Raymond James Trust N.A. (0.02%), First Citizens Bank & Trust Co. (0.02%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%) and HGK Asset Management Inc. (0.01%). Company insiders that own Marathon Petroleum stock include Donald C Templin, Gary R Heminger and James E Rohr.
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Which institutional investors are selling Marathon Petroleum stock?

MPC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Douglas Lane & Associates LLC, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., City Holding Co., Raymond James Trust N.A., Acropolis Investment Management LLC, Huntington National Bank, Stillwater Investment Management LLC, and State of Alaska Department of Revenue.
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Which institutional investors are buying Marathon Petroleum stock?

MPC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc., First Citizens Bank & Trust Co., National Investment Services of America LLC, First Midwest Bank Trust Division, IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, Lavaca Capital LLC, and Woodstock Corp. Company insiders that have bought Marathon Petroleum stock in the last two years include Donald C Templin, and James E Rohr.
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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 WeBull, 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 $43.98.

How big of a company is Marathon Petroleum?

Marathon Petroleum has a market capitalization of $28.62 billion and generates $124.88 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $2.64 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.94 on an earnings per share basis. Marathon Petroleum employs 60,910 workers across the globe.

What is Marathon Petroleum's official website?

The official website for Marathon Petroleum is 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]

This page was last updated on 1/19/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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