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

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$50.23 +0.09 (+0.18 %)
(As of 05/24/2019 03:09 PM ET)
Previous Close$50.14
Today's Range$49.77 - $50.71
52-Week Range$50.19 - $88.45
Volume201,329 shs
Average Volume7.88 million shs
Market Capitalization$33.28 billion
P/E Ratio7.42
Dividend Yield3.98%
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; Retail; 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 Retail sells transportation fuels and convenience products in the retail market across the United States 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 transports, stores, distributes and markets crude oil and refined products principally for the Refining & Marketing segment via refining logistics assets, pipelines, terminals, towboats and barges; gathers, processes and transports natural gas; and gathers, transports, fractionates, stores and markets NGLs. 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$97.10 billion
Cash Flow$8.3577 per share
Book Value$64.68 per share

Profitability

Net Income$2.78 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees60,350
Market Cap$33.28 billion
Next Earnings Date7/25/2019 (Estimated)
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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 24th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.53 per share on Monday, June 10th. This represents a $2.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.22%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 15th. View Marathon Petroleum's Dividend History.

How were Marathon Petroleum's earnings last quarter?

Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 8th. The oil and gas company reported ($0.09) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.01 by $0.10. The oil and gas company had revenue of $28.62 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $27.70 billion. Marathon Petroleum had a return on equity of 11.10% and a net margin of 2.56%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 50.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.08 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 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Marathon Petroleum.

What price target have analysts set for MPC?

15 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Marathon Petroleum's shares. Their predictions range from $65.00 to $125.00. On average, they anticipate Marathon Petroleum's share price to reach $84.9255 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 69.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Marathon Petroleum.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Marathon Petroleum?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Marathon Petroleum in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings, 11 buy ratings and 2 strong buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Marathon Petroleum.

Has Marathon Petroleum been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about MPC stock has trended negative recently, according to InfoTrie. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Marathon Petroleum earned a media sentiment score of -2.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the oil and gas company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

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 General Electric (GE), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), Bank of America (BAC), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), AT&T (T), Alibaba Group (BABA), Valero Energy (VLO), Marathon Oil (MRO) and Wells Fargo & Co (WFC).

Who are Marathon Petroleum's key executives?

Marathon Petroleum's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Gary R. Heminger, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
  • Glenn M. Plumby, Chief Operating Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Timothy T. Griffith, Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Donald W. Wehrly, Chief Information Officer & Vice President
  • Molly R. Benson, Secretary, Chief Governance & Compliance Officer

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 BlackRock Inc. (8.19%), Viking Global Investors LP (2.07%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.34%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.27%), Wellington Management Group LLP (1.15%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.11%). Company insiders that own Marathon Petroleum stock include Anthony R Kenney, C Michael Palmer, Charles E Bunch, Donald C Templin, Gary R Heminger, 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 Boston Partners, AQR Capital Management LLC, FMR LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Janus Henderson Group PLC, PointState Capital LP, AJO LP and Castle Hook Partners LP. Company insiders that have sold Marathon Petroleum company stock in the last year include Gary R Heminger and Thomas M Kelley. 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 Third Point LLC, TPG Group Holdings SBS Advisors Inc., Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Morgan Stanley, Conning Inc., BlackRock Inc., Marshall Wace North America L.P. and Todd Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Marathon Petroleum stock in the last two years include Charles E Bunch, Donald C Templin 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 $50.23.

How big of a company is Marathon Petroleum?

Marathon Petroleum has a market capitalization of $33.28 billion and generates $97.10 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $2.78 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.78 on an earnings per share basis. Marathon Petroleum employs 60,350 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:  784 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  502 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,286
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This page was last updated on 5/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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