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

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$59.64 +0.80 (+1.36 %)
(As of 12/18/2018 09:43 AM ET)
Previous Close$58.84
Today's Range$59.10 - $59.80
52-Week Range$58.13 - $88.45
Volume435,941 shs
Average Volume6.02 million shs
Market Capitalization$41.36 billion
P/E Ratio15.69
Dividend Yield3.07%
Beta1.43
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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Petroleum refining
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Refining & Marketing
SectorOils/Energy
Current SymbolNYSE:MPC
Previous Symbol
CUSIP56585A10
Phone419-422-2121

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.97
Current Ratio1.65
Quick Ratio1.09

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio15.69
Forward P/E Ratio11.63
P/E Growth0.73

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$75.37 billion
Price / Sales0.55
Cash Flow$8.4118 per share
Price / Cash Flow7.09
Book Value$42.64 per share
Price / Book1.40

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.80
Net Income$3.43 billion
Net Margins4.48%
Return on Equity12.28%
Return on Assets4.67%

Miscellaneous

Employees43,800
Outstanding Shares690,850,000
Market Cap$41.36 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. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, November 21st will be given a dividend of $0.46 per share on Monday, December 10th. This represents a $1.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.09%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 20th. View Marathon Petroleum's Dividend History.

How were Marathon Petroleum's earnings last quarter?

Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) posted its earnings results on Thursday, November, 1st. The oil and gas company reported $1.70 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.68 by $0.02. The oil and gas company had revenue of $23.13 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $23.20 billion. Marathon Petroleum had a return on equity of 12.28% and a net margin of 4.48%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 19.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $1.77 earnings per share. 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.

What price target have analysts set for MPC?

16 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Marathon Petroleum's shares. Their predictions range from $75.00 to $125.00. On average, they anticipate Marathon Petroleum's stock price to reach $92.8571 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 55.7% 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 negative on Tuesday, InfoTrie reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Marathon Petroleum earned a daily sentiment score of -2.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the oil and gas company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

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 a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.86%), Vanguard Group Inc. (5.12%), Vanguard Group Inc (5.12%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.93%), Morgan Stanley (0.98%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.86%). 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 Deutsche Bank AG, Luminus Management LLC, Alliancebernstein L.P., Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Panagora Asset Management Inc., American Century Companies Inc., PointState Capital LP and Conning 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 BlackRock Inc., FIL Ltd, FMR LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Morgan Stanley, Iridian Asset Management LLC CT, Rehmann Capital Advisory Group and Mackenzie Financial Corp. 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 $59.64.

How big of a company is Marathon Petroleum?

Marathon Petroleum has a market capitalization of $41.36 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:  752 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  482 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,234
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 12/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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