NYSE:MPC - Marathon Petroleum Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$66.09 +0.30 (+0.46 %)
(As of 01/21/2019 03:12 AM ET)
Previous Close$66.09
Today's Range$64.8650 - $66.4201
52-Week Range$54.29 - $88.45
Volume5.75 million shs
Average Volume5.57 million shs
Market Capitalization$45.66 billion
P/E Ratio17.39
Dividend Yield2.78%
Beta1.35
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, Speedway 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. The Speedway segment sells transportation fuels and convenience products in the retail market in the Midwest, primarily through Speedway convenience stores. The Midstream segment gathers, processes and transports natural gas; gathers, transports, fractionates, stores and markets NGLs and transports and stores crude oil and refined products. Marathon Petroleum was founded in 1887 and is headquartered in Findlay, OH.

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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$75.37 billion
Cash Flow$8.4514 per share
Book Value$42.64 per share

Profitability

Net Income$3.43 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees43,800
Market Cap$45.66 billion
OptionableOptionable

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 31st. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 21st will be paid a dividend of $0.46 per share on Monday, December 10th. This represents a $1.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.78%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 20th. View Marathon Petroleum's Dividend History.

How were Marathon Petroleum's earnings last quarter?

Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 1st. The oil and gas company reported $1.70 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.68 by $0.02. The oil and gas company earned $23.13 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $23.20 billion. Marathon Petroleum had a net margin of 4.48% and a return on equity of 12.28%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 19.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $1.77 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 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Marathon Petroleum.

How can I listen to Marathon Petroleum's earnings call?

Marathon Petroleum will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 7th at 9:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

What price target have analysts set for MPC?

16 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Marathon Petroleum's shares. Their predictions range from $80.00 to $125.00. On average, they expect Marathon Petroleum's share price to reach $94.2308 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 42.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Marathon Petroleum.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Marathon Petroleum?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Marathon Petroleum in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating, 14 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 recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Marathon Petroleum earned a news sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the oil and gas company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Marathon Petroleum's key competitors?

Who are Marathon Petroleum's key executives?

Marathon Petroleum's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Gary R. Heminger, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
  • David R. Sauber, SVP-Labor Relations & Administrative Services
  • Timothy T. Griffith, Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Donald W. Wehrly, Chief Information Officer & Vice President
  • Molly R. Benson, Secretary, Chief Compliance Officer & VP

Who are Marathon Petroleum's major shareholders?

Marathon Petroleum's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.13%), Douglas Lane & Associates LLC (0.10%), Sit Investment Associates Inc. (0.06%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.05%), Polaris Greystone Financial Group LLC (0.04%) and Spirit of America Management Corp NY (0.03%). Company insiders that own Marathon Petroleum stock include Anthony R Kenney, C Michael Palmer, Charles E Bunch, Raymond L Brooks, 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 Virtu Financial LLC, Bourgeon Capital Management LLC, Sit Investment Associates Inc., Campbell Newman Asset Management Inc., Douglas Lane & Associates LLC, New England Research & Management Inc., Beech Hill Advisors Inc. and Hennessy Advisors Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Marathon Petroleum.

Which institutional investors are buying Marathon Petroleum stock?

MPC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Retirement Systems of Alabama, Spirit of America Management Corp NY, Kirr Marbach & Co. LLC IN, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Moody National Bank Trust Division, Boston Advisors LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue and Town & Country Bank & Trust CO dba First Bankers Trust CO. Company insiders that have bought Marathon Petroleum stock in the last two years include Charles E Bunch 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Marathon Petroleum's stock price today?

One share of MPC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $66.09.

How big of a company is Marathon Petroleum?

Marathon Petroleum has a market capitalization of $45.66 billion and generates $75.37 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $3.43 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.80 on an earnings per share basis. Marathon Petroleum employs 43,800 workers across the globe.

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:  757 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  487 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,244
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This page was last updated on 1/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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