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

$12.26
-0.16 (-1.29 %)
(As of 08/23/2019 01:32 AM ET)
Today's Range
$12.25
Now: $12.26
$12.49
50-Day Range
$11.81
MA: $13.26
$14.20
52-Week Range
$11.56
Now: $12.26
$24.20
Volume7.95 million shs
Average Volume11.47 million shs
Market Capitalization$9.86 billion
P/E Ratio17.27
Dividend Yield1.61%
Beta2.25
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. Read More…

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$3.4830 per share
Book Value$15.05 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.10 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees2,400
Market Cap$9.86 billion
Next Earnings Date11/6/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 31st. Investors of record on Wednesday, August 21st will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share on Tuesday, September 10th. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.63%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 20th. View Marathon Oil's Dividend History.

How were Marathon Oil's earnings last quarter?

Marathon Oil Co. (NYSE:MRO) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 7th. The oil and gas producer reported $0.23 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.11 by $0.12. The oil and gas producer had revenue of $1.43 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.36 billion. Marathon Oil had a return on equity of 6.32% and a net margin of 16.15%. Marathon Oil's quarterly revenue was up 1.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.15 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 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Marathon Oil.

What price target have analysts set for MRO?

19 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Marathon Oil's shares. Their predictions range from $15.00 to $35.00. On average, they anticipate Marathon Oil's stock price to reach $22.2667 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 81.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Marathon Oil.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Marathon Oil?

19 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Marathon Oil in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 15 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?

News articles about MRO stock have been trending positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Marathon Oil earned a news impact score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the oil and gas producer a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Marathon Oil.

Are investors shorting Marathon Oil?

Marathon Oil saw a increase in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 19,895,600 shares, an increase of 6.5% from the June 30th total of 18,680,900 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 10,820,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.8 days. Approximately 2.4% of the shares of the stock 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), CHIMERA INVT CO/SH NEW (CIM), Marathon Petroleum (MPC), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Intel (INTC), AT&T (T), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Alibaba Group (BABA) and General Electric (GE).

Who are Marathon Oil's key executives?

Marathon Oil's management team includes the folowing 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)

Who are Marathon Oil's major shareholders?

Marathon Oil's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (11.54%), BlackRock Inc. (10.10%), Invesco Ltd. (6.19%), Northern Trust Corp (1.45%), D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc. (0.89%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.81%). 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 Marshall Wace North America L.P., Morgan Stanley, Panagora Asset Management Inc., Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Fisher Asset Management LLC, Man Group plc, Cibc World Markets Corp and Stevens Capital Management LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Marathon Oil.

Which major investors are buying Marathon Oil stock?

MRO stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Invesco Ltd., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Caymus Capital Partners L.P., First Trust Advisors LP, Prudential Financial Inc., Hexavest Inc. and Envestnet Asset Management Inc.. 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 $12.26.

How big of a company is Marathon Oil?

Marathon Oil has a market capitalization of $9.86 billion and generates $6.58 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $1.10 billion in net income (profit) each year or $0.71 on an earnings per share basis. Marathon Oil employs 2,400 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:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  841 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  737 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,578
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 8/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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