Marathon Oil Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.20 (-1.71 %)
(As of 07/23/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume11.62 million shs
Average Volume15.72 million shs
Market Capitalization$9.06 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.37%
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About Marathon Oil

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, 2020, it had estimated proved developed reserves totaling 674 million barrels of oil equivalent (mmboe); and estimated proved undeveloped reserves totaling 298 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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2.06 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

57th out of 712 stocks

Crude Petroleum & Natural Gas Industry

23rd out of 270 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Marathon Oil (NYSE:MRO) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Marathon Oil a buy right now?

18 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Marathon Oil in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Marathon Oil stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Marathon Oil?

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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, August 4th 2021.
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How can I listen to Marathon Oil's earnings call?

Marathon Oil will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, August 5th at 9:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Marathon Oil's earnings last quarter?

Marathon Oil Co. (NYSE:MRO) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 4th. The oil and gas producer reported $0.21 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.11 by $0.10. The oil and gas producer had revenue of $1.07 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.09 billion. Marathon Oil had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 5.80% and a negative net margin of 44.69%.
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How has Marathon Oil's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Marathon Oil's stock was trading at $4.09 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, MRO stock has increased by 181.2% and is now trading at $11.50.
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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, April 29th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, May 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.04 per share on Thursday, June 10th. This represents a $0.16 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.39%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 18th. This is a boost from Marathon Oil's previous quarterly dividend of $0.03.
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Is Marathon Oil a good dividend stock?

Marathon Oil pays an annual dividend of $0.16 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.37%.
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What price target have analysts set for MRO?

18 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for Marathon Oil's shares. Their forecasts range from $5.40 to $20.00. On average, they expect Marathon Oil's share price to reach $13.16 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 14.4% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Marathon Oil's key executives?

Marathon Oil's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Lee M. Tillman, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 59, Pay $2.73M)
  • Mr. Dane E. Whitehead, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 60, Pay $1.08M)
  • Mr. Patrick J. Wagner, Exec. VP of Corp. Devel. & Strategy (Age 56, Pay $927.63k)
  • Mr. Michael A. Henderson, Exec. VP of Operations
  • Mr. Gary Eugene Wilson, VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 59)
  • Mr. Bruce A. McCullough, Sr. VP of Technology & Innovation and Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Guy Allen Baber IV, CPA, CPA, VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Kimberly O. Warnica, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 47)

What is Lee Tillman's approval rating as Marathon Oil's CEO?

132 employees have rated Marathon Oil CEO Lee Tillman on Glassdoor.com. Lee Tillman has an approval rating of 56% among Marathon Oil's employees. This puts Lee Tillman in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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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).

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 a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Brookstone Capital Management (0.10%), Adams Natural Resources Fund Inc. (0.02%), Stratos Wealth Partners LTD. (0.02%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%), New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (0.01%) and Johnson Midwest Financial LLC (0.00%). Company insiders that own Marathon Oil stock include Lee M Tillman, Michael A Henderson 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 Adams Natural Resources Fund Inc., Raymond James Trust N.A., and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold Marathon Oil company stock in the last year include Lee M Tillman, Michael A Henderson, and Patrick Wagner.
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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 Brookstone Capital Management, Stratos Wealth Partners LTD., Johnson Midwest Financial LLC, and New Mexico Educational Retirement Board. 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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Marathon Oil's stock price today?

One share of MRO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $11.50.

How much money does Marathon Oil make?

Marathon Oil has a market capitalization of $9.06 billion and generates $3.09 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $-1,451,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.16) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Marathon Oil have?

Marathon Oil employs 1,672 workers across the globe.

Does Marathon Oil have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Marathon Oil: AMPCO Marketing L.L.C., AMPCO Services L.L.C., Alba Associates LLC, Alba Equatorial Guinea Partnership L.P., Alba Plant LLC, Atlantic Methanol Associates LLC, Atlantic Methanol Production Company LLC, E.G. Global LNG Services Ltd., Equatorial Guinea LNG Company S.A., Equatorial Guinea LNG Holdings Limited, Equatorial Guinea LNG Operations S.A., Equatorial Guinea LNG Train 1 S.A., Globex Energy Inc, Marathon E.G. Alba Limited, Marathon E.G. Holding Limited, Marathon E.G. International Limited, Marathon E.G. LNG Holding Limited, Marathon E.G. LPG Limited, Marathon E.G. Production Limited, Marathon Eagle Ford Midstream LLC, Marathon East Texas Holdings LLC, Marathon International Investment LLC, Marathon International Oil Angola Block 31 Limited, Marathon International Oil Company, Marathon International Oil Holdings LLC, Marathon Oil (East Texas) L.P., Marathon Oil (West Texas) L.P., Marathon Oil Company, Marathon Oil Corporation, Marathon Oil Dutch Holdings B.V., Marathon Oil EF II LLC, Marathon Oil EF LLC, Marathon Oil Holdings Limited, Marathon Oil Investment LLC, Marathon Oil KDV B.V., Marathon Oil Permian LLC, Marathon West Texas Holdings LLC, PayRock Energy, Pennaco Energy, and Pennaco Energy Inc..

When was Marathon Oil founded?

Marathon Oil was founded in 1887.

What is Marathon Oil's official website?

The official website for Marathon Oil is www.marathonoil.com.

Where are Marathon Oil's headquarters?

Marathon Oil is headquartered at 5555 SAN FELIPE STREET, HOUSTON TX, 77056.

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 7/24/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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