Marathon Petroleum Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.94 (+1.73 %)
(As of 07/28/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume3.17 million shs
Average Volume6.52 million shs
Market Capitalization$36.08 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield4.27%
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About Marathon Petroleum

Marathon Petroleum Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in refining, marketing, retailing, and transporting petroleum products primarily in the United States. It operates in two segments: Refining & Marketing, and Midstream. The Refining & Marketing segment refines crude oil and other feedstocks at its refineries in the Gulf Coast, Mid-Continent, and West Coast 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 to wholesale marketing customers domestically and internationally, buyers on the spot market, and independent entrepreneurs who operate primarily Marathon branded outlets; and transportation fuels through long-term fuel supply contracts to direct dealer locations, primarily 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 sell refined products for export to international customers. As of December 31, 2020, it operated 7,090 branded outlets in 35 states, the District of Columbia, and Mexico through independent entrepreneurs. The company also operates crude oil and refined product pipelines. Marathon Petroleum Corporation was founded in 1887 and is headquartered in Findlay, Ohio.


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2.65 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

16th out of 711 stocks

Petroleum Refining Industry

3rd out of 29 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 3.8Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Marathon Petroleum (NYSE:MPC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Marathon Petroleum a buy right now?

14 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Marathon Petroleum in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Marathon Petroleum stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Marathon Petroleum?

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Are investors shorting Marathon Petroleum?

Marathon Petroleum saw a decline in short interest in the month of June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 17,850,000 shares, a decline of 25.8% from the May 31st total of 24,050,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 6,810,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.6 days. Approximately 2.7% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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When is Marathon Petroleum's next earnings date?

Marathon Petroleum is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 4th 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 Wednesday, August 4th at 11:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Marathon Petroleum's earnings last quarter?

Marathon Petroleum Co. (NYSE:MPC) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 4th. The oil and gas company reported ($0.20) earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.72) by $0.52. The oil and gas company had revenue of $22.88 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $19.80 billion. Marathon Petroleum had a negative net margin of 1.43% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 7.64%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 5.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned ($0.16) EPS.
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How has Marathon Petroleum's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Marathon Petroleum's stock was trading at $31.36 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, MPC shares have increased by 76.3% and is now trading at $55.28.
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How often does Marathon Petroleum pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Marathon Petroleum?

Marathon Petroleum announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 28th. Investors of record on Wednesday, August 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.58 per share on Friday, September 10th. This represents a $2.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.20%.
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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 4.27%. MPC has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer.
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What price target have analysts set for MPC?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Marathon Petroleum's stock. Their forecasts range from $32.00 to $83.00. On average, they anticipate Marathon Petroleum's stock price to reach $64.54 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 16.7% from the stock's current price.
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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 $5.4M)
  • Ms. Suzanne Gagle, Sr. VP of Gov. Affairs & Gen. Counsel (Age 55, Pay $1.6M)
  • Mr. Raymond L. Brooks, Exec. VP of Refining (Age 60, Pay $2.17M)
  • Ms. Maryann T. Mannen, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 58)
  • Mr. Timothy J. Harris, VP & Chief Technology Officer (Age 46)
  • 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. Fiona C. Laird, Sr. VP of Communications & Chief HR Officer (Age 60)
  • Mr. John S. Swearingen, Sr. VP of Transportation and Logistics (Age 62)
  • Mr. Brian K. Partee, Sr. VP of Global Clean Products (Age 47)

What is Michael J. Hennigan's approval rating as Marathon Petroleum's CEO?

59 employees have rated Marathon Petroleum CEO Michael J. Hennigan on Michael J. Hennigan has an approval rating of 60% among Marathon Petroleum's employees. This puts Michael J. Hennigan in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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).

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 Adams Natural Resources Fund Inc. (0.04%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.03%), Terril Brothers Inc. (0.03%), Segment Wealth Management LLC (0.02%), DAVENPORT & Co LLC (0.02%) and State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%).
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Which major investors are selling Marathon Petroleum stock?

MPC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc., XR Securities LLC, DAVENPORT & Co LLC, Camelot Portfolios LLC, Raymond James Trust N.A., Tranquility Partners LLC, TCW Group Inc., and Terril Brothers Inc..
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Which major investors are buying Marathon Petroleum stock?

MPC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Selway Asset Management, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, TIAA FSB, IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Vivid Financial Management Inc., Adams Natural Resources Fund Inc., Minot Wealth Management LLC, and Altfest L J & Co. Inc..
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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.
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What is Marathon Petroleum's stock price today?

One share of MPC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $55.28.

How much money does Marathon Petroleum make?

Marathon Petroleum has a market capitalization of $36.08 billion and generates $69.03 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $-9,826,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($3.44) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Marathon Petroleum have?

Marathon Petroleum employs 57,900 workers across the globe.

Does Marathon Petroleum have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Marathon Petroleum: 2Go Tesoro Company, 631 South Main Street Development LLC, Andeavor, Andeavor Field Services LLC, Andeavor Gathering I LLC, Andeavor LLC, Andeavor Logistics CD LLC, Andeavor Logistics LP, Andeavor Logistics Rio Pipeline LLC, Andeavor MPL Holdings LLC, Andeavor Midstream Partners GP LLC, Andeavor Midstream Partners LP, Andeavor Midstream Partners Operating LLC, Andeavor Rio Holdings LLC, Andeavor Servicios de Mexico S. de R.L. de C.V., Ascarate Group LLC, Ascension Pipeline Company LLC, Asphalt Terminals LLC, BEH Holding LLC, Bakken Pipeline Investments LLC, Blanchard Holdings Company LLC, Blanchard Pipe Line Company LLC, Blanchard Refining Company LLC, Blanchard Terminal Company LLC, Bonded Oil Company, Buckeye Assurance Corporation, Canton Refining Logistics LLC, Carson Cogeneration LLC, Catlettsburg Refining LLC, Catlettsburg Refining Logistics LLC, Centennial Pipeline LLC, Centrahoma Processing LLC, Cincinnati BioRefining Corp., Cincinnati Renewable Fuels LLC, Ciniza Production Company, Combustibles Playa Rosarito S.A. de C.V., Crowley Blue Water Partners LLC, Crowley Coastal Partners LLC, Crowley Ocean Partners LLC, Crowley Tanker Charters III LLC, Crowley Tankers II LLC, Crowley Tankers IV LLC, Crowley Tankers V LLC, Dakota Access Holdings LLC, Dakota Access LLC, Dakota Access Truck Terminals LLC, Dakota Prairie Refining LLC, Delaware Basin Residue LLC, Detroit Refining Logistics LLC, Dial Oil Co. LLC, ETCO Holdings LLC, Eastern Gulf Crude Access LLC, Empire Oil Co., Enchi Corporation, Energy Transfer Crude Oil Company LLC, Galveston Bay Refining Logistics LLC, Garyville Refining Logistics LLC, Giant Four Corners LLC, Giant Industries Inc., Giant Stop-N-Go of New Mexico LLC, Gold Star Maritime Company, Gravcap Inc., Gray Oak Gateway Holdings LLC, Gray Oak Pipeline LLC, Green Bay Terminal Corporation, Green River Processing LLC, Guilford County Terminal Company LLC, Hardin Assurance Ltd., Hardin Street Holdings LLC, Hardin Street Marine LLC, Hardin Street Transportation LLC, Illinois Extension Pipeline Company L.L.C., Interior Fuels Company, Jefferson Gas Gathering Company L.L.C., Johnston County Terminal LLC, Kenai LNG LLC, Kenai Pipe Line Company, Lincoln Pipeline LLC, MPC Finance Co., MPC Investment Fund Inc., MPC Investment LLC, MPC Trade Receivables Company LLC, MPL Investment LLC, MPL Investments Inc., MPL Louisiana Holdings LLC, MPLX DAPLETCO Holdings LLC, MPLX Fuels Distribution LLC, MPLX GP LLC, MPLX LP, MPLX Logistics Holdings LLC, MPLX Operations LLC, MPLX Ozark Pipe Line LLC, MPLX Pipe Line Holdings LLC, MPLX Refining Logistics LLC, MPLX Terminal and Storage LLC, MPLX Terminals LLC, MPLXIF LLC, MW Logistics Services LLC, MWE GP LLC, MarEn Bakken Company LLC, Marathon Canada Marketing Ltd., Marathon Carbon Management LLC, Marathon Petroleum Company Canada Ltd., Marathon Petroleum Company LP, Marathon Petroleum Foundation Inc., Marathon Petroleum Logistics Services LLC, Marathon Petroleum Service Company, Marathon Petroleum Supply LLC, Marathon Petroleum Trading Canada LLC, Marathon Pipe Line Company, Marathon Pipe Line LLC, Marathon PrePaid Card LLC, Marathon Refining Logistics Services LLC, Marathon Renewable Fuels Corp., Marathon Renewable Supply LLC, MarkWest Agua Blanca Pipeline L.L.C., MarkWest Blackhawk L.L.C., MarkWest Bluestone Ethane Pipeline L.L.C., MarkWest Delaware Basin Gas Company L.L.C., MarkWest EMG Jefferson Dry Gas Gathering Company L.L.C., MarkWest Energy East Texas Gas Company L.L.C., MarkWest Energy Finance Corporation, MarkWest Energy Operating Company L.L.C., MarkWest Energy Partners L.P., MarkWest Energy South Texas Gas Company L.L.C., MarkWest Energy West Texas Gas Company L.L.C., MarkWest Gas Services L.L.C., MarkWest Hydrocarbon L.L.C., MarkWest Javelina Company L.L.C., MarkWest Javelina Pipeline Company L.L.C., MarkWest Liberty Bluestone L.L.C., MarkWest Liberty Ethane Pipeline L.L.C., MarkWest Liberty Gas Gathering L.L.C., MarkWest Liberty Midstream & Resources L.L.C., MarkWest Liberty NGL Pipeline L.L.C., MarkWest Mariner Pipeline L.L.C., MarkWest Michigan Pipeline Company L.L.C., MarkWest New Mexico L.L.C., MarkWest Ohio Fractionation Company L.L.C., MarkWest Oklahoma Gas Company L.L.C., MarkWest PNG Utility L.L.C., MarkWest POET L.L.C., MarkWest Panola Pipeline L.L.C., MarkWest Pinnacle L.L.C., MarkWest Pioneer L.L.C., MarkWest Pipeline Company L.L.C., MarkWest Power Tex L.L.C., MarkWest Ranger Pipeline Company L.L.C., MarkWest Texas PNG Utility L.L.C., MarkWest Tornado GP L.L.C., MarkWest Utica EMG L.L.C., MarkWest Utica Operating Company L.L.C., Midwest Connector Capital Company LLC, Minnesota Pipe Line Company LLC, Mt. Airy Terminal LLC, Mule Sidetracks L.L.C., Mule Tracts L.L.C., Muskegon Pipeline LLC, Navajo Convenient Stores Co. LLC, Niles Properties LLC, North Dakota Pipeline Company LLC, Northern Tier Bakery LLC, Northern Tier Energy GP LLC, Northern Tier Energy LLC, Northern Tier Energy LP, Northern Tier Finance Corporation, Northern Tier Oil Transport LLC, Northern Tier Retail Holdings LLC, Northern Tier Retail LLC, Ocean Tankers LLC, Ohio Condensate Company L.L.C., Ohio Gathering Company L.L.C., Ohio River Pipe Line LLC, Oil Insurance Limited, PFJ Southeast LLC, PNAC LLC, Panola Pipeline Company LLC, Port Everglades Environmental Corp., RW Land Company, Redland Vision LLC, Rendezvous Gas Services L.L.C., Rendezvous Pipeline Company LLC, Resource Environmental L.L.C., Ridgewood Association, Ridgewood Insurance Company, Rio Hub LLC, Robinson Refining Logistics LLC, SWTO LLC, San Juan Refining Company LLC, Sherwood Midstream Holdings LLC, Sherwood Midstream LLC, South Houston Green Power LLC, Speedway LLC, Speedway Petroleum Corporation, Speedway Prepaid Card LLC, Speedway of Massachusetts LLC, LLC, Speedy Prepaid Services Inc., St. Paul Park Refining Co. LLC, Starvin Marvin Inc., SuperAmerica Franchising LLC, Tahoe Merger Sub 2 LLC, Tesoro Alaska Company LLC, Tesoro Alaska Pipeline Company LLC, Tesoro Alaska Terminals LLC, Tesoro Aviation Company, Tesoro Canada Supply & Distribution Ltd., Tesoro Companies Inc., Tesoro Environmental Resources Company, Tesoro Far East Maritime Company, Tesoro Great Plains Gathering & Marketing LLC, Tesoro Great Plains Holdings Company LLC, Tesoro Great Plains Midstream LLC, Tesoro High Plains Pipeline Company LLC, Tesoro Insurance Holding Company, Tesoro Logistics Finance Corp., Tesoro Logistics GP LLC, Tesoro Logistics Northwest Pipeline LLC, Tesoro Logistics Operations LLC, Tesoro Logistics Pipelines LLC, Tesoro Maritime Company, Tesoro Mexico Supply & Marketing S. de R.L. de C.V., Tesoro Northstore Company, Tesoro Panama Company S.A., Tesoro Petroleum (Singapore) Pte. Ltd., Tesoro Refining & Marketing Company LLC, Tesoro Renewables Company LLC, Tesoro Savage Petroleum Terminal LLC, Tesoro Sierra Properties LLC, Tesoro SoCal Cogen Company LLC, Tesoro SoCal Pipeline Company LLC, Tesoro South Coast Company LLC, Tesoro Trading Company, Tesoro Wasatch LLC, Tesoro West Coast Company LLC, The Andersons Albion Ethanol LLC, The Andersons Clymers Ethanol LLC, The Andersons Marathon Ethanol LLC, Three Rivers Gathering LLC, Trans-Foreland Pipeline Company LLC, Treasure Card Company LLC, Treasure Franchise Company LLC, Uinta Express Pipeline Company LLC, Uintah Basin Field Services L.L.C., Virent Inc., Virent Renewables Holding Company LLC, Virent Renewables LLC, WIP LLC, WNR Mexico 1 LLC, WNR Mexico 2 LLC, WNRL Energy GP LLC, WNRL Energy LLC, WNRL Finance Corp., West Relay Gathering Company L.L.C., Western Refining Company L.P., Western Refining Conan Gathering Holdings LLC, Western Refining Conan Gathering LLC, Western Refining Delaware Basin Storage LLC, Western Refining GP LLC, Western Refining Inc., Western Refining LP LLC, Western Refining Logistics GP LLC, Western Refining Logistics LP, Western Refining Pipeline LLC, Western Refining Product Transport LLC, Western Refining Retail LLC, Western Refining Southwest Inc., Western Refining TRS I LLC, Western Refining TRS II LLC, Western Refining Terminals LLC, Western Refining Texas Retail Services LLC, Western Refining Wholesale LLC, Western Refining Yorktown Holding Company, Western Refining Yorktown Inc., Western Refining de Mexico S. de R.L. de C.V., Williston Basin Pipe Line LLC, Woodhaven Cavern LLC, and York River Fuels LLC.

When was Marathon Petroleum founded?

Marathon Petroleum was founded in 2009.

What is Marathon Petroleum's official website?

The official website for Marathon Petroleum is

Where are Marathon Petroleum's headquarters?

Marathon Petroleum is headquartered at 539 SOUTH MAIN STREET, FINDLAY OH, 45840.

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]

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