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Marathon Oil Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.14 (+3.64 %)
(As of 10/29/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $3.99
50-Day Range
MA: $4.29
52-Week Range
Now: $3.99
Volume32.92 million shs
Average Volume31.65 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.15 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Marathon Oil Corporation operates as an independent exploration and production company in the United States and Equatorial Guinea. 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 well as owns and operates 32 central gathering and treating facilities and the Sugarloaf gathering system, a 42-mile natural gas pipeline through Karnes and Atascosa Counties. As of December 31, 2019, it had estimated proved developed reserves totaling 721 million barrels of oil equivalent (mmboe); and estimated proved undeveloped reserves totaling 484 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.0Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.77 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.19 billion
Cash Flow$3.80 per share
Book Value$15.26 per share


Net Income$480 million


Market Cap$3.15 billion
Next Earnings Date11/4/2020 (Confirmed)
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Marathon Oil (NYSE:MRO) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Marathon Oil's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Marathon Oil's stock was trading at $4.09 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, MRO stock has decreased by 2.4% and is now trading at $3.99.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Marathon Oil?

27 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Marathon Oil in the last year. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 19 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is Marathon Oil's next earnings date?

Marathon Oil is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 4th 2020.
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How can I listen to Marathon Oil's earnings call?

Marathon Oil will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, November 4th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Marathon Oil's earnings last quarter?

Marathon Oil Co. (NYSE:MRO) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 5th. The oil and gas producer reported ($0.60) EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.62) by $0.02. The oil and gas producer earned $272 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $530.54 million. Marathon Oil had a negative return on equity of 3.67% and a negative net margin of 16.03%.
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How often does Marathon Oil pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Marathon Oil?

Marathon Oil announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 1st. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 18th will be given a dividend of $0.03 per share on Thursday, December 10th. This represents a $0.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.01%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 17th.
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What price target have analysts set for MRO?

27 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Marathon Oil's stock. Their forecasts range from $4.00 to $17.00. On average, they anticipate Marathon Oil's share price to reach $7.56 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 89.5% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Marathon Oil?

Marathon Oil saw a increase in short interest in the month of October. As of October 15th, there was short interest totaling 58,860,000 shares, an increase of 49.6% from the September 30th total of 39,340,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 25,010,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.4 days. Approximately 7.5% of the company's shares are sold short.
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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), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Ford Motor (F), General Electric (GE), Marathon Petroleum (MPC), AT&T (T), Micron Technology (MU) and Chevron (CVX).

Who are Marathon Oil's key executives?

Marathon Oil's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Lee M. Tillman, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 58, Pay $3.44M)
  • Mr. Dane E. Whitehead, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 59, Pay $1.27M)
  • Mr. Reginald D. Hedgebeth, EVP, Gen. Counsel & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 52, Pay $1.27M)
  • Mr. Patrick J. Wagner, Exec. VP of Corp. Devel. & Strategy (Age 55, Pay $1.21M)
  • Mr. T. Mitchell Little, Exec. VP and Advisor to CEO & E.G. Operations (Age 56, Pay $1.33M)

What is Marathon Oil's stock symbol?

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

Who are Marathon Oil's major shareholders?

Marathon Oil's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.20%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.09%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.09%), State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (0.06%), Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. (0.05%) and Meyer Handelman Co. (0.05%). Company insiders that own Marathon Oil stock include Lee M Tillman and Patrick Wagner.
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Which major investors are selling Marathon Oil stock?

MRO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc., Meyer Handelman Co., OLD Point Trust & Financial Services N A, and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC.
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Which major investors are buying Marathon Oil stock?

MRO stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC, Dupont Capital Management Corp, Avantax Advisory Services Inc., Hollencrest Capital Management, and Adams Natural Resources Fund Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Marathon Oil stock in the last two years include Lee M Tillman, and Patrick Wagner.
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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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Marathon Oil's stock price today?

One share of MRO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.99.

How big of a company is Marathon Oil?

Marathon Oil has a market capitalization of $3.15 billion and generates $5.19 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $480 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.75 on an earnings per share basis. Marathon Oil employs 2,000 workers across the globe.

What is Marathon Oil's official website?

The official website for Marathon Oil is 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]

This page was last updated on 10/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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