NYSE:MRO - Marathon Oil Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $17.08 +0.17 (+1.01 %) (As of 02/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$17.08Today's Range$16.94 - $17.2552-Week Range$12.57 - $24.20Volume16.68 million shsAverage Volume12.61 million shsMarket Capitalization$14.20 billionP/E Ratio24.06Dividend Yield1.18%Beta2.22 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive MRO News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for MRO and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production SectorOils/Energy Current SymbolNYSE:MRO Previous Symbol CUSIP56584910 Webwww.marathonoil.com Phone713-629-6600Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.46 Current Ratio1.43 Quick Ratio1.38Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio24.06 Forward P/E Ratio81.33 P/E Growth2.57 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$6.58 billion Price / Sales2.16 Cash Flow$2.6440 per share Price / Cash Flow6.46 Book Value$13.78 per share Price / Book1.24Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.71 Net Income$-5,723,000,000.00 Net Margins16.65% Return on Equity4.98% Return on Assets2.76%Miscellaneous Employees2,300 Outstanding Shares831,276,000Market Cap$14.20 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 30th. Investors 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) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, February, 13th. The oil and gas producer reported $0.15 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' 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 was up 27.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company 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 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Marathon Oil's shares. Their forecasts range from $16.00 to $35.00. On average, they anticipate Marathon Oil's stock price to reach $24.1286 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 41.3% 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? Media coverage about MRO stock has been trending somewhat negative on Saturday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Marathon Oil earned a news sentiment score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the oil and gas producer a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Marathon Oil's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Marathon Oil include Occidental Petroleum (OXY), Ecopetrol (EC), The Hong Kong and China Gas (HOKCY), Canadian Natural Resources (CNQ), Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD), Concho Resources (CXO), WOODSIDE PET LT/ADR (WOPEY), Anadarko Petroleum (APC), Sasol (SSL), Continental Resources (CLR), Rwe Ag Sp (RWEOY), Devon Energy (DVN), Apache (APA), GALP ENERGIA SG/ADR (GLPEY) and TORAY INDUSTRIE/ADR (TRYIY). 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 many different of retail and institutional 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 institutional 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 institutional 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 $17.08. How big of a company is Marathon Oil? Marathon Oil has a market capitalization of $14.20 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 801 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 699 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,500MarketBeat'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. 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