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

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$17.05 -0.03 (-0.18 %)
(As of 02/19/2019 12:39 PM ET)
Previous Close$17.08
Today's Range$16.85 - $17.17
52-Week Range$12.57 - $24.20
Volume268,086 shs
Average Volume12.61 million shs
Market Capitalization$14.17 billion
P/E Ratio23.93
Dividend Yield1.18%
Beta2.22
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 E&P and International E&P. 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, 2017, it had estimated proved developed reserves totaling 903 million barrels of oil equivalent (mmboe); and estimated proved undeveloped reserves totaling 546 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$2.6393 per share
Book Value$13.78 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-5,723,000,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees2,300
Market Cap$14.17 billion
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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 30th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, February 20th will be paid a dividend of $0.05 per share on Monday, March 11th. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.17%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, February 19th. View Marathon Oil's Dividend History.

How were Marathon Oil's earnings last quarter?

Marathon Oil Co. (NYSE:MRO) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February, 13th. The oil and gas producer reported $0.15 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.13 by $0.02. The oil and gas producer had revenue of $1.77 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.42 billion. Marathon Oil had a return on equity of 4.98% and a net margin of 16.65%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 27.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.07 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, May 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Marathon Oil.

What price target have analysts set for MRO?

20 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Marathon Oil's shares. Their predictions range from $16.00 to $35.00. On average, they anticipate Marathon Oil's share price to reach $24.1286 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 41.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Marathon Oil.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Marathon Oil?

20 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Marathon Oil in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 14 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?

Press coverage about MRO stock has trended negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring 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 Oil earned a news sentiment score of -2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the oil and gas producer 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 next several days.

Who are some of Marathon Oil's key competitors?

Who are Marathon Oil's key executives?

Marathon Oil's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Lee M. Tillman, Pres, CEO & Director (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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (8.22%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (5.02%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.47%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.43%), Millennium Management LLC (1.42%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.41%). Company insiders that own Marathon Oil stock include Lee M Tillman and Thomas Mitchell Little. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Marathon Oil.

Which major investors are selling Marathon Oil stock?

MRO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners, CI Investments Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Hancock Whitney Corp and Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co.. Company insiders that have sold Marathon Oil company stock in the last year include Lee M Tillman and Thomas Mitchell Little. View Insider Buying and Selling for Marathon Oil.

Which major investors are buying Marathon Oil stock?

MRO stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Macquarie Group Ltd., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Geode Capital Management LLC, AMF Pensionsforsakring AB, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Weiss Multi Strategy Advisers LLC and Legal & General Group Plc. 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 $17.05.

How big of a company is Marathon Oil?

Marathon Oil has a market capitalization of $14.17 billion and generates $6.58 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $-5,723,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.71 on an earnings per share basis. Marathon Oil employs 2,300 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:  801 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  699 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,500
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 2/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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