NYSE:MPC - Marathon Petroleum Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$73.20 +0.72 (+0.99 %)
(As of 06/22/2018 03:13 PM ET)
Previous Close$73.45
Today's Range$72.86 - $74.04
52-Week Range$49.30 - $83.33
Volume380,443 shs
Average Volume5.42 million shs
Market Capitalization$34.10 billion
P/E Ratio19.21
Dividend Yield2.49%
Marathon Petroleum logoMarathon 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, Speedway, and Midstream. It refines crude oil and other feed stocks at its six refineries in the Gulf Coast and Midwest regions of the United States; and purchases refined products and ethanol for resale. Its refined products include gasoline, distillates, propane, feed stocks and special products, heavy fuel oil, and asphalt. It also sells transportation fuels and convenience products in the retail market through Speedway convenience stores; gathers, processes, and transports natural gas; gathers, transports, fractionates, stores, and markets natural gas liquids (NGLs); and transports and stores crude oil and refined products. It markets its refined products to resellers, consumers, independent retailers, wholesale customers, its Marathon brand jobbers and Speedway brand convenience stores, airlines, transportation companies, and utilities. It also exports its refined products. As of December 31, 2017, it owned and operated 18 asphalt terminals and 61 light products terminals; 2,744 convenience stores in 21 states; 289 transport trucks and 296 trailers; 1,999 leased and 19 owned railcars; and owned/leased and operated 1,613 miles of common carrier crude oil and 2,360 miles of common carrier products pipelines, as well as had 5,617 retail outlets in 20 states and the District of Columbia, and interests in 2,194 miles of crude oil and 1,917 miles of products pipelines. It also owns and operates 228 miles of private products pipelines; has ownership interests in 739 miles of common carrier crude oil pipeline and 1,741 miles of products pipelines; and distributes refined products through approximately 130 light products and 2 asphalt third-party terminals. The company was incorporated in 2009 and is headquartered in Findlay, Ohio.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Petroleum refining
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Refining & Marketing


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.91
Current Ratio1.73
Quick Ratio1.12


Trailing P/E Ratio19.21
Forward P/E Ratio15.38
P/E Growth1.09

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$75.37 billion
Price / Sales0.45
Cash Flow$8.3753 per share
Price / Cash8.74
Book Value$42.64 per share
Price / Book1.72


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.80
Net Income$3.43 billion
Net Margins4.45%
Return on Equity10.05%
Return on Assets4.15%


Outstanding Shares461,880,000

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, April 25th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, May 16th will be given a dividend of $0.46 per share on Monday, June 11th. This represents a $1.84 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.51%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 15th. View Marathon Petroleum's Dividend History.

How were Marathon Petroleum's earnings last quarter?

Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 1st. The oil and gas company reported $0.08 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.15 by $0.07. The oil and gas company had revenue of $18.98 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $21.78 billion. Marathon Petroleum had a net margin of 4.45% and a return on equity of 10.05%. Marathon Petroleum's revenue for the quarter was up 15.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.06 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, July, 26th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Marathon Petroleum.

What price target have analysts set for MPC?

17 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Marathon Petroleum's shares. Their forecasts range from $63.00 to $95.00. On average, they anticipate Marathon Petroleum's stock price to reach $83.80 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Marathon Petroleum.

Are investors shorting Marathon Petroleum?

Marathon Petroleum saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 21,197,606 shares, an increase of 18.7% from the May 15th total of 17,850,844 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 6,000,578 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.5 days. Approximately 4.6% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Marathon Petroleum's Current Options Chain.

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:
  • Mr. Gary R. Heminger, Chairman & CEO (Age 65)
  • Mr. Donald C. Templin, Pres (Age 55)
  • Mr. Timothy T. Griffith, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 49)
  • Mr. C. Michael Palmer, Sr. VP of Supply, Distribution & Planning (Age 64)
  • Mr. Anthony R. Kenney, Pres of Speedway LLC (Age 65)

Has Marathon Petroleum been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about MPC stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Marathon Petroleum earned a news sentiment score of 0.07 on Accern's scale. They also gave press coverage about the oil and gas company an impact score of 47.03 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are Marathon Petroleum's major shareholders?

Marathon Petroleum's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.65%), Boston Partners (1.62%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.29%), Northern Trust Corp (1.18%), LSV Asset Management (0.91%) and Prudential Financial Inc. (0.77%). Company insiders that own Marathon Petroleum stock include Anthony R Kenney, C Michael Palmer, Charles E Bunch, Raymond L Brooks, Rodney P Nichols 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 BlackRock Inc., Iridian Asset Management LLC CT, Millennium Management LLC, Boston Partners, Swiss National Bank, Prudential Financial Inc., New York State Common Retirement Fund and Legal & General Group Plc. Company insiders that have sold Marathon Petroleum company stock in the last year include Anthony R Kenney, C Michael Palmer, Raymond L Brooks, Rodney P Nichols and Thomas M Kelley. View Insider Buying and Selling for Marathon Petroleum.

Which institutional investors are buying Marathon Petroleum stock?

MPC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, LSV Asset Management, American Century Companies Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Mackay Shields LLC, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, Carillon Tower Advisers Inc. and MUFG Securities EMEA plc. 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 $73.21.

How big of a company is Marathon Petroleum?

Marathon Petroleum has a market capitalization of $34.10 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.

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 (MPC)

Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  659 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  398 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,057
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 6/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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