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S&P 500   3,825.33
DOW   31,097.26
QQQ   282.13
S&P 500   3,825.33
DOW   31,097.26
QQQ   282.13
S&P 500   3,825.33
DOW   31,097.26
QQQ   282.13

Murphy Oil Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.20 (+0.66%)
(As of 07/1/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
2.28 million shs
Average Volume
2.19 million shs
Market Capitalization
$4.72 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Murphy Oil Stock Forecast (MarketRank)

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.50 Rating Score
61.2% Upside
$49.00 Price Target
Short Interest
4.63% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.87mentions of Murphy Oil in the last 14 days
Based on 2 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$12.20 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $5.75 to $8.76 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as 30% analysis score, 20% valuation score, 10% short interest score, 10% dividend score, 10% sustainability score, 10% news and social score, and 10% insider trading score.

2.54 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

56th out of 391 stocks

Crude Petroleum & Natural Gas Industry

26th out of 127 stocks

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About Murphy Oil (NYSE:MUR) Stock

Murphy Oil Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an oil and natural gas exploration and production company in the United States, Canada, and internationally. 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. The company was incorporated in 1950 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

MUR Stock News Headlines

Murphy Oil (NYSE:MUR) Stock Price Down 7%
Murphy Oil Co. (NYSE:MUR) SVP Sells $455,760.00 in Stock
Brokerages Set Murphy Oil Co. (NYSE:MUR) PT at $49.00
Big call buying in Murphy Oil
Murphy Oil (MUR) Q1 2022 Earnings Call Transcript
Murphy Oil (MUR) Q1 Earnings Beat Estimates
Murphy Oil Q1 2022 Earnings Preview
Murphy Oil raises dividend by ~17% to $0.175
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Crude petroleum & natural gas
Integrated Oil & Gas
Year Founded

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 6/1 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
Fiscal Year End

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
High Stock Price Forecast
Low Stock Price Forecast
Forecasted Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
6 Analysts


Net Income
$-73.66 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.30 billion
Cash Flow
$6.56 per share
Book Value
$27.97 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$4.72 billion

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Murphy Oil Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Murphy Oil stock right now?

6 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Murphy Oil in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" Murphy Oil stock.
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What is Murphy Oil's stock price forecast for 2022?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Murphy Oil's shares. Their MUR stock forecasts range from $37.00 to $60.00. On average, they expect Murphy Oil's share price to reach $49.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 61.2% from the stock's current price.
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How has Murphy Oil's stock performed in 2022?

Murphy Oil's stock was trading at $26.11 at the start of the year. Since then, MUR shares have increased by 16.4% and is now trading at $30.39.
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When is Murphy Oil's next earnings date?

Murphy Oil is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 4th 2022.
View our earnings forecast for Murphy Oil

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

Murphy Oil will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, August 4th at 9:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Murphy Oil's earnings last quarter?

Murphy Oil Co. (NYSE:MUR) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 4th. The oil and gas producer reported $0.73 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.59 by $0.14. The oil and gas producer had revenue of $552.90 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $661.40 million. Murphy Oil had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 7.27% and a net margin of 4.06%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 45.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.06 EPS.
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How often does Murphy Oil pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Murphy Oil?

Murphy Oil declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 6th. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 16th will be given a dividend of $0.175 per share on Wednesday, June 1st. This represents a $0.70 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.30%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 13th. This is an increase from Murphy Oil's previous quarterly dividend of $0.15.
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Is Murphy Oil a good dividend stock?

Murphy Oil(NYSE:MUR) pays an annual dividend of $0.70 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.30%. Murphy Oil does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Murphy Oil is 109.38%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, Murphy Oil will have a dividend payout ratio of 7.99% next year. This indicates that Murphy Oil will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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Who are Murphy Oil's key executives?

Murphy Oil's management team includes the following people:

What is Roger W. Jenkins' approval rating as Murphy Oil's CEO?

57 employees have rated Murphy Oil CEO Roger W. Jenkins on Glassdoor.com. Roger W. Jenkins has an approval rating of 67% among Murphy Oil's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Murphy Oil own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Murphy Oil investors own include Intel (INTC), AT&T (T), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Pfizer (PFE), Cisco Systems (CSCO), General Electric (GE), Walt Disney (DIS), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Chevron (CVX) and Micron Technology (MU).

What is Murphy Oil's stock symbol?

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

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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Murphy Oil's stock price today?

One share of MUR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $30.39.

How much money does Murphy Oil make?

Murphy Oil (NYSE:MUR) has a market capitalization of $4.72 billion and generates $2.30 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $-73.66 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.639990 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Murphy Oil have?

Murphy Oil employs 696 workers across the globe.

When was Murphy Oil founded?

Murphy Oil was founded in 1950.

How can I contact Murphy Oil?

Murphy Oil's mailing address is 300 PEACH STREET P.O. BOX 7000, EL DORADO AR, 71731. The official website for Murphy Oil is www.murphyoilcorp.com. The oil and gas producer can be reached via phone at (281) 675-9000, via email at investorrelations@murphyoilcorp.com, or via fax at 870-864-6373.

This page (NYSE:MUR) was last updated on 7/3/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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