NYSE:MRO - Marathon Oil Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$15.54 +0.07 (+0.45 %)
(As of 05/21/2019 01:36 AM ET)
Previous Close$15.47
Today's Range$15.40 - $15.76
52-Week Range$12.57 - $24.20
Volume10.93 million shs
Average Volume11.83 million shs
Market Capitalization$12.71 billion
P/E Ratio21.89
Dividend Yield1.29%
Beta2.23
Marathon Oil Corporation operates as an energy company in the United States, Equatorial Guinea, the United Kingdom, and Libya. It operates in two segments, United States and International. The company engages in the exploration, production, and marketing of crude oil and condensate, natural gas liquids, and natural gas; and the production and marketing of products manufactured from natural gas, such as liquefied natural gas and methanol. As of December 31, 2018, it had estimated proved developed reserves totaling 752 million barrels of oil equivalent (mmboe); and estimated proved undeveloped reserves totaling 529 mmboe. The company was formerly known as USX Corporation and changed its name to Marathon Oil Corporation in July 2001. Marathon Oil Corporation was founded in 1887 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production
SectorOils/Energy
CUSIP56584910
Phone713-629-6600

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.58 billion
Cash Flow$3.6738 per share
Book Value$14.93 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.10 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees2,400
Market Cap$12.71 billion
Next Earnings Date8/7/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Marathon Oil (NYSE:MRO) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Marathon Oil's stock symbol?

Marathon Oil trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MRO."

How often does Marathon Oil pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Marathon Oil?

Marathon Oil declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 24th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, May 15th will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share on Monday, June 10th. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.29%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 14th. View Marathon Oil's Dividend History.

How were Marathon Oil's earnings last quarter?

Marathon Oil Co. (NYSE:MRO) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 1st. The oil and gas producer reported $0.31 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.07 by $0.24. The oil and gas producer had revenue of $1.20 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.25 billion. Marathon Oil had a net margin of 15.12% and a return on equity of 5.80%. Marathon Oil's revenue was down 30.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.18 earnings per share. View Marathon Oil's Earnings History.

When is Marathon Oil's next earnings date?

Marathon Oil is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Marathon Oil.

What price target have analysts set for MRO?

19 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Marathon Oil's stock. Their predictions range from $19.00 to $35.00. On average, they expect Marathon Oil's stock price to reach $23.5231 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 51.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Marathon Oil.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Marathon Oil?

19 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Marathon Oil in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 15 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Marathon Oil.

Has Marathon Oil been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about MRO stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Marathon Oil earned a news impact score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the oil and gas producer a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Marathon Oil's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Marathon Oil own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Marathon Oil investors own include Bank of America (BAC), CHIMERA INVT CO/SH NEW (CIM), Marathon Petroleum (MPC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), Intel (INTC), ConocoPhillips (COP), Exxon Mobil (XOM), General Electric (GE) and Alibaba Group (BABA).

Who are Marathon Oil's key executives?

Marathon Oil's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Lee M. Tillman, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Dane E. Whitehead, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 58)
  • Mr. T. Mitchell Little, Exec. VP of Operations (Age 55)
  • Mr. Reginald D. Hedgebeth, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 51)
  • Mr. Patrick J. Wagner, Exec. VP of Corp. Devel. & Strategy (Age 54)

Who are Marathon Oil's major shareholders?

Marathon Oil's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.71%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (5.26%), Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC (3.33%), Boston Partners (1.55%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.53%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.49%). Company insiders that own Marathon Oil stock include Lee M Tillman and Thomas Mitchell Little. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Marathon Oil.

Which institutional investors are selling Marathon Oil stock?

MRO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Wellington Management Group LLP, Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., BlueMountain Capital Management LLC, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Systematic Financial Management LP and First Trust Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Marathon Oil.

Which institutional investors are buying Marathon Oil stock?

MRO stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners, Marshall Wace North America L.P., BlackRock Inc., Encompass Capital Advisors LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Macquarie Group Ltd., Assenagon Asset Management S.A. and Wells Fargo & Company MN. View Insider Buying and Selling for Marathon Oil.

How do I buy shares of Marathon Oil?

Shares of MRO 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 Oil's stock price today?

One share of MRO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.54.

How big of a company is Marathon Oil?

Marathon Oil has a market capitalization of $12.71 billion and generates $6.58 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $1.10 billion in net income (profit) each year or $0.71 on an earnings per share basis. Marathon Oil employs 2,400 workers across the globe.

What is Marathon Oil's official website?

The official website for Marathon Oil is http://www.marathonoil.com.

How can I contact Marathon Oil?

Marathon Oil's mailing address is 5555 SAN FELIPE STREET, HOUSTON TX, 77056. The oil and gas producer can be reached via phone at 713-629-6600 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Marathon Oil (NYSE MRO)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  822 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  715 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,537
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Marathon Oil and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MRO will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MRO will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 5/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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