NYSE:MRC - MRC Global Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$14.80 +0.32 (+2.21 %)
(As of 12/12/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$14.48
Today's Range$14.67 - $15.21
52-Week Range$14.08 - $22.98
Volume1.35 million shs
Average Volume758,485 shs
Market Capitalization$1.34 billion
P/E Ratio493.33
Dividend YieldN/A
MRC Global Inc., through its subsidiaries, distributes pipes, valves, fittings, and related products and services to the energy industry in the United States, Canada, and internationally. The company supplies products across various markets, such as upstream, midstream, and downstream. It offers ball, butterfly, gate, globe, check, diaphragm, needle, and plug valves; and other products, such as lined corrosion resistant piping systems, control valves, valve automation products, and top work components, as well as measurement, steam, and instrumentation products. The company also provides carbon steel fittings and flanges, including carbon weld fittings, flanges, and piping components; stainless, alloy, and corrosion resistant pipes, tubing, fittings, and flanges; and carbon line pipes. In addition, it offers natural gas distribution products comprising risers, meters, polyethylene pipes and fittings, and various other components and industrial supplies; oilfield and industrial supplies and completion equipment consisting of high density polyethylene pipes, fittings, and rods; and specialized production equipment comprising tanks and separators. Further, the company provides various services, such as product testing, manufacturer assessments, multiple daily deliveries, volume purchasing, inventory and zone store management and warehousing, technical support, training, just-in-time delivery, truck stocking, order consolidation, product tagging, and system interfaces. Its products are used in the construction, maintenance, repair, and overhaul of equipment used in extreme operating conditions, including high pressure, high/low temperature, and high corrosive and abrasive environments. The company was formerly known as McJunkin Red Man Holding Corporation and changed its name to MRC Global Inc. in January 2012. MRC Global Inc. was founded in 1921 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Industrial machinery & equipment
Sub-IndustryTrading Companies & Distributors
SectorIndustrial Products
Current SymbolNYSE:MRC
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.92
Current Ratio2.64
Quick Ratio1.23


Trailing P/E Ratio493.33
Forward P/E Ratio24.67
P/E Growth1.65

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.65 billion
Price / Sales0.37
Cash Flow$1.0207 per share
Price / Cash Flow14.50
Book Value$8.03 per share
Price / Book1.84


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.03
Net Income$50 million
Net Margins2.43%
Return on Equity9.12%
Return on Assets2.74%


Outstanding Shares90,320,000
Market Cap$1.34 billion

MRC Global (NYSE:MRC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is MRC Global's stock symbol?

MRC Global trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MRC."

How will MRC Global's stock buyback program work?

MRC Global announced that its board has authorized a share buyback program on Saturday, November 4th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $100,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are generally a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were MRC Global's earnings last quarter?

MRC Global Inc (NYSE:MRC) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 31st. The oil and gas company reported $0.20 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.05. The oil and gas company earned $1.07 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.12 billion. MRC Global had a return on equity of 9.12% and a net margin of 2.43%. MRC Global's quarterly revenue was up 11.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted ($0.03) EPS. View MRC Global's Earnings History.

When is MRC Global's next earnings date?

MRC Global is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for MRC Global.

What guidance has MRC Global issued on next quarter's earnings?

MRC Global issued an update on its third quarter 2018 earnings guidance on Wednesday, October, 31st. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period.

What price target have analysts set for MRC?

9 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for MRC Global's stock. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $27.00. On average, they expect MRC Global's share price to reach $23.1250 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 56.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for MRC Global.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for MRC Global?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for MRC Global in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for MRC Global.

Has MRC Global been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about MRC stock has been trending somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. MRC Global earned a media sentiment score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the oil and gas company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Are investors shorting MRC Global?

MRC Global saw a increase in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 3,991,251 shares, an increase of 50.7% from the October 31st total of 2,647,978 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 845,077 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.7 days. Approximately 4.7% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View MRC Global's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of MRC Global's key competitors?

Who are MRC Global's key executives?

MRC Global's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Andrew R. Lane, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. James E. Braun, CFO & Exec. VP (Age 59)
  • Mr. Grant R. Bates, Sr. VP of Operational Excellence & Chief Information Officer (Age 46)
  • Mr. Daniel J. Churay J.D., Exec. VP of Corp. Affairs, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 56)
  • Mr. John L. Bowhay, Sr. VP of Supply Chain Management, Valve & Technical Product Sales (Age 52)

Who are MRC Global's major shareholders?

MRC Global's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.49%), FMR LLC (7.68%), BlackRock Inc. (6.86%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (5.50%), Clearbridge Investments LLC (4.71%) and Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc. (4.50%). Company insiders that own MRC Global stock include Andrew R Lane, Barbara J Duganier, Daniel J Churay, Elton Ray Bond and Robert Wayne Stein. View Institutional Ownership Trends for MRC Global.

Which major investors are selling MRC Global stock?

MRC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Citadel Advisors LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Deutsche Bank AG, Mackenzie Financial Corp, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., BlackRock Inc. and TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold MRC Global company stock in the last year include Andrew R Lane, Barbara J Duganier and Elton Ray Bond. View Insider Buying and Selling for MRC Global.

Which major investors are buying MRC Global stock?

MRC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Brown Advisory Inc., Clearbridge Investments LLC, Baillie Gifford & Co., Alliancebernstein L.P., Morgan Stanley, Wells Fargo & Company MN and Renaissance Technologies LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for MRC Global.

How do I buy shares of MRC Global?

Shares of MRC 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 MRC Global's stock price today?

One share of MRC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.80.

How big of a company is MRC Global?

MRC Global has a market capitalization of $1.34 billion and generates $3.65 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $50 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.03 on an earnings per share basis. MRC Global employs 3,450 workers across the globe.

What is MRC Global's official website?

The official website for MRC Global is http://www.mrcglobal.com.

How can I contact MRC Global?

MRC Global's mailing address is 1301 MCKINNEY STREET SUITE 2300, HOUSTON TX, 77010. The oil and gas company can be reached via phone at 877-294-7574 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for MRC Global (NYSE MRC)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  294 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  240 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  534
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about MRC Global and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MRC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MRC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/12/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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