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

$3.52
-0.36 (-9.28 %)
(As of 03/29/2020 05:57 AM ET)
Today's Range
$3.49
Now: $3.52
$3.77
50-Day Range
$3.35
MA: $7.57
$11.92
52-Week Range
$3.20
Now: $3.52
$18.93
Volume44.07 million shs
Average Volume45.71 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.80 billion
P/E Ratio5.97
Dividend Yield5.15%
Beta2.47
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 and International. 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, 2018, it had estimated proved developed reserves totaling 752 million barrels of oil equivalent (mmboe); and estimated proved undeveloped reserves totaling 529 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$5.19 billion
Cash Flow$3.42 per share
Book Value$15.26 per share

Profitability

Net Income$480 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,000
Market Cap$2.80 billion
Next Earnings Date5/6/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Marathon Oil (NYSE:MRO) Frequently Asked Questions

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

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. Since then, MRO shares have decreased by 13.9% and is now trading at $3.52. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Marathon Oil?

23 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Marathon Oil in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 18 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Marathon Oil.

When is Marathon Oil's next earnings date?

Marathon Oil is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 6th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Marathon Oil.

How were Marathon Oil's earnings last quarter?

Marathon Oil Co. (NYSE:MRO) released its earnings results on Wednesday, February, 12th. The oil and gas producer reported $0.07 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.10 by $0.03. The oil and gas producer had revenue of $1.22 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.26 billion. Marathon Oil had a return on equity of 5.02% and a net margin of 9.25%. The company's revenue was down 31.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.15 earnings per share. View Marathon Oil's earnings history.

How often does Marathon Oil pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Marathon Oil?

Marathon Oil announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 29th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, February 19th will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share on Tuesday, March 10th. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 5.68%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, February 18th. View Marathon Oil's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for MRO?

23 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Marathon Oil's stock. Their forecasts range from $2.00 to $21.00. On average, they expect Marathon Oil's share price to reach $12.80 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 263.6% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Marathon Oil.

Has Marathon Oil been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about MRO stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Marathon Oil earned a coverage optimism score of 1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the oil and gas producer a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. View the latest news aboutMarathon Oil.

Are investors shorting Marathon Oil?

Marathon Oil saw a increase in short interest during the month of March. As of March 13th, there was short interest totaling 59,542,400 shares, an increase of 86.4% from the February 27th total of 31,940,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 17,564,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.4 days. Currently, 7.5% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Marathon Oil's Current Options Chain.

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), Marathon Petroleum (MPC), CHIMERA INVT CO/SH NEW (CIM), NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), Intel (INTC), Ford Motor (F), Chevron (CVX), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and AT&T (T).

Who are Marathon Oil's key executives?

Marathon Oil's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Lee M. Tillman, Chairman, Pres & CEO (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)

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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Macquarie Group Ltd. (8.35%), State Street Corp (5.47%), Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC (3.88%), Franklin Resources Inc. (2.06%), Franklin Resources Inc. (2.06%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.71%). 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 Janus Henderson Group PLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Caymus Capital Partners L.P., Bank of Montreal Can, MUFG Securities EMEA plc, Panagora Asset Management Inc., Man Group plc, and Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank. View insider buying and selling activity for Marathon Oil.

Which institutional investors are buying Marathon Oil stock?

MRO stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Macquarie Group Ltd., Norges Bank, Point72 Asset Management L.P., State Street Corp, Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, Boston Partners, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, and UBS Asset Management Americas Inc.. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Marathon Oil's stock price today?

One share of MRO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.52.

How big of a company is Marathon Oil?

Marathon Oil has a market capitalization of $2.80 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. View additional information about Marathon Oil.

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:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  905 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  819 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,724
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 3/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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