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

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$19.83 +0.51 (+2.64 %)
(As of 08/19/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$19.83
Today's Range$19.46 - $19.94
52-Week Range$10.55 - $22.74
Volume10.46 million shs
Average Volume12.55 million shs
Market Capitalization$17.41 billion
P/E Ratio-52.18
Dividend Yield1.05%
Beta2.37
Marathon Oil logoMarathon 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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production
SectorOils/Energy
SymbolNYSE:MRO
CUSIP56584910
Phone713-629-6600

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.45
Current Ratio1.51
Quick Ratio1.45

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-52.18
Forward P/E Ratio23.33
P/E Growth1.56

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.77 billion
Price / Sales3.55
Cash Flow$2.3440 per share
Price / Cash8.46
Book Value$13.78 per share
Price / Book1.44

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.38)
Net Income$-5,723,000,000.00
Net Margins-3.03%
Return on Equity2.25%
Return on Assets1.21%

Miscellaneous

Employees2,300
Outstanding Shares854,150,000
Market Cap$17.41 billion

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, July 25th. Investors of record on Wednesday, August 15th will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share on Monday, September 10th. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.01%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 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, August, 1st. The oil and gas producer reported $0.15 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.21 by $0.06. The oil and gas producer earned $1.42 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.48 billion. Marathon Oil had a positive return on equity of 2.25% and a negative net margin of 3.03%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 33.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned ($0.24) 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, November, 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Marathon Oil.

What price target have analysts set for MRO?

20 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for Marathon Oil's shares. Their predictions range from $14.00 to $28.00. On average, they expect Marathon Oil's share price to reach $20.52 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 3.5% 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 10 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Marathon Oil.

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 56)
  • Mr. Dane E. Whitehead, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 57)
  • Mr. T. Mitchell Little, Exec. VP of Operations (Age 54)
  • Mr. Reginald D. Hedgebeth, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 50)
  • Mr. Patrick J. Wagner, Exec. VP of Corp. Devel. & Strategy (Age 53)

Has Marathon Oil been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about MRO stock have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Marathon Oil earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the oil and gas producer an impact score of 46.94 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Marathon Oil.

Who are Marathon Oil's major shareholders?

Marathon Oil's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.02%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (4.20%), Boston Partners (2.37%), Millennium Management LLC (2.02%), Putnam Investments LLC (1.60%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.04%). 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 Macquarie Group Ltd., FMR LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Schroder Investment Management Group, Federated Investors Inc. PA, OppenheimerFunds Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and Laurion Capital Management LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Marathon Oil.

Which institutional investors are buying Marathon Oil stock?

MRO stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Hexavest Inc., Worldquant Millennium Quantitative Strategies LLC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Janus Henderson Group PLC and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. 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 $19.83.

How big of a company is Marathon Oil?

Marathon Oil has a market capitalization of $17.41 billion and generates $4.77 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $-5,723,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.38) on an earnings per share basis. Marathon Oil employs 2,300 workers across the globe.

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:  745 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  650 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,395
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 8/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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