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

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$34.62 -0.43 (-1.23 %)
(As of 10/19/2018 09:03 AM ET)
Previous Close$35.05
Today's Range$34.02 - $34.72
52-Week Range$24.39 - $36.53
Volume1.96 million shs
Average Volume2.04 million shs
Market Capitalization$6.07 billion
P/E Ratio-266.31
Dividend Yield2.85%
Beta2.26
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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryIntegrated Oil & Gas
SectorOils/Energy
SymbolNYSE:MUR
CUSIP62671710
Phone870-862-6411

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.62
Current Ratio1.46
Quick Ratio1.35

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-266.31
Forward P/E Ratio21.24
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.23 billion
Price / Sales2.69
Cash Flow$5.7129 per share
Price / Cash6.06
Book Value$26.77 per share
Price / Book1.29

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.13)
Net Income$-311,780,000.00
Net Margins-6.19%
Return on Equity2.32%
Return on Assets1.10%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,128
Outstanding Shares173,050,000
Market Cap$6.07 billion

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 3rd. Shareholders of record on Monday, November 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Monday, December 3rd. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.89%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 8th. View Murphy Oil's Dividend History.

How were Murphy Oil's earnings last quarter?

Murphy Oil Co. (NYSE:MUR) released its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 8th. The oil and gas producer reported $0.36 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.35 by $0.01. The oil and gas producer earned $655.15 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $623.76 million. Murphy Oil had a negative net margin of 6.19% and a positive return on equity of 2.32%. The firm's revenue was up 37.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned ($0.11) 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, November 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Murphy Oil.

How can I listen to Murphy Oil's earnings call?

Murphy Oil will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, November 8th at 11:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8888867786.

What price target have analysts set for MUR?

12 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Murphy Oil's shares. Their predictions range from $28.00 to $41.00. On average, they expect Murphy Oil's share price to reach $35.3333 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 2.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Murphy Oil.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Murphy Oil?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Murphy Oil in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Murphy Oil.

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 investors include Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. (0.56%), Aperio Group LLC (0.08%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.07%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.06%), First Hawaiian Bank (0.01%) and Alpha Windward LLC (0.01%). Company insiders that own Murphy Oil stock include Allan J Misner, 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 institutional investors are selling Murphy Oil stock?

MUR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can. Company insiders that have sold Murphy Oil company stock in the last year include Eugene T Coleman, John B Gardner and Robert Madison Murphy. View Insider Buying and Selling for Murphy Oil.

Which institutional investors are buying Murphy Oil stock?

MUR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., First Hawaiian Bank, Alpha Windward LLC, New England Research & Management Inc., Lourd Capital LLC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Aperio Group LLC and GHP Investment Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Murphy Oil stock in the last two years include 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 $34.62.

How big of a company is Murphy Oil?

Murphy Oil has a market capitalization of $6.07 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:  1.5 out of 5 (star half star)
Outperform Votes:  267 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  599 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  866
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 10/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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