NYSE:MUR - Murphy Oil Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$26.97 +0.31 (+1.16 %)
(As of 01/16/2019 03:13 AM ET)
Previous Close$26.66
Today's Range$26.74 - $27.20
52-Week Range$21.51 - $36.53
Volume2.06 million shs
Average Volume2.04 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.64 billion
P/E Ratio-207.46
Dividend Yield3.73%
Beta2.19
Murphy Oil Corporation operates as an oil and gas exploration and production company worldwide. It explores for and produces crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids. The company was formerly known as Murphy Corporation and changed its name to Murphy Oil Corporation in 1964. Murphy Oil Corporation was founded in 1950 and is headquartered in El Dorado, Arkansas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryIntegrated Oil & Gas
SectorOils/Energy
CUSIP62671710
Phone870-862-6411

Debt

Current Ratio1.58
Quick Ratio1.47

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.23 billion
Price / Sales2.10
Cash Flow$5.8125 per share
Price / Cash Flow4.64
Book Value$26.77 per share
Price / Book1.01

Profitability

Net Income$-311,780,000.00
Net Margins0.86%
Return on Assets1.78%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,128
Market Cap$4.64 billion
OptionableOptionable

Murphy Oil (NYSE:MUR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Murphy Oil's stock symbol?

Murphy Oil trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MUR."

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

Murphy Oil declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 3rd. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 12th will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Monday, December 3rd. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.71%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 8th. View Murphy Oil's Dividend History.

How were Murphy Oil's earnings last quarter?

Murphy Oil Co. (NYSE:MUR) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 7th. The oil and gas producer reported $0.35 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.36 by $0.01. The oil and gas producer earned $674.80 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $633.20 million. Murphy Oil had a return on equity of 3.77% and a net margin of 0.86%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 35.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned ($0.38) EPS. View Murphy Oil's Earnings History.

When is Murphy Oil's next earnings date?

Murphy Oil is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, January 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Murphy Oil.

What price target have analysts set for MUR?

15 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Murphy Oil's shares. Their forecasts range from $27.00 to $44.00. On average, they anticipate Murphy Oil's stock price to reach $35.0833 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 30.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Murphy Oil.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Murphy Oil?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Murphy Oil in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 10 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Murphy Oil.

Has Murphy Oil been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about MUR stock have been trending negative this week, according to InfoTrie. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Murphy Oil earned a media sentiment score of -2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the oil and gas producer a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of Murphy Oil's key competitors?

Who are Murphy Oil's key executives?

Murphy Oil's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Roger W. Jenkins, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Walter Knox Compton, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 55)
  • Mr. Michael K. McFadyen, Exec. VP of Offshore (Age 50)
  • Mr. Eugene T. Coleman, Exec. VP of Exploration & Bus. Devel. (Age 59)
  • Mr. David R. Looney, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 61)

Who are Murphy Oil's major shareholders?

Murphy Oil's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.12%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.02%), First Hawaiian Bank (0.01%) and Acropolis Investment Management LLC (0.00%). Company insiders that own Murphy Oil stock include Allan J Misner, Claiborne P Deming, Erik H Martin, Eugene T Coleman, Jean-Charles Potvin, John B Gardner, Kelli M Hammock, Kent Pearson, Robert Madison Murphy and Walentin Mirosh. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Murphy Oil.

Which major investors are selling Murphy Oil stock?

MUR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Hawaiian Bank, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System and Acropolis Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Murphy Oil company stock in the last year include Eugene T Coleman, John B Gardner and Kelli M Hammock. View Insider Buying and Selling for Murphy Oil.

Which major investors are buying Murphy Oil stock?

MUR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Retirement Systems of Alabama. Company insiders that have bought Murphy Oil stock in the last two years include Claiborne P Deming, Erik H Martin, Jean-Charles Potvin and Kent Pearson. View Insider Buying and Selling for Murphy Oil.

How do I buy shares of Murphy Oil?

Shares of MUR 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 Murphy Oil's stock price today?

One share of MUR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $26.97.

How big of a company is Murphy Oil?

Murphy Oil has a market capitalization of $4.64 billion and generates $2.23 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $-311,780,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.13) on an earnings per share basis. Murphy Oil employs 1,128 workers across the globe.

What is Murphy Oil's official website?

The official website for Murphy Oil is http://www.murphyoilcorp.com.

How can I contact Murphy Oil?

Murphy Oil's mailing address is 300 PEACH STREET P.O. BOX 7000, EL DORADO AR, 71731. The oil and gas producer can be reached via phone at 870-862-6411 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Murphy Oil (NYSE MUR)

Community Ranking:  1.6 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  280 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  618 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  898
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Murphy Oil and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MUR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MUR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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