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Murphy Oil Stock Forecast, Price & News

-2.99 (-10.39%)
(As of 11/26/2021 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
2.29 million shs
Average Volume
2.89 million shs
Market Capitalization
$3.99 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Murphy Oil

Murphy Oil Corp. is a holding company, which engages in the exploration and production of oil and natural gas. It operates through the Exploration and Production and Corporate and Other segment. The Exploration and Production segment includes the United States, Canada, and all other countries. The Corporate and Other segment focuses on interest income, other gains and losses, interest expense, and unallocated overhead. The company was founded by Charles H. Murphy Jr. in 1950 and is headquartered in Houston, TX.


Murphy Oil (NYSE:MUR) Trading Down 10.6%
November 26, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Murphy Oil (NYSE:MUR) Trading Up 5.8%
November 23, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Notable Murphy Oil Insider Trades $740K In Company Stock
November 11, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Murphy Oil Co. (NYSE:MUR) SVP Thomas J. Mireles Sells 3,500 Shares
November 10, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Murphy Oil Co. (NYSE:MUR) Director Sells $329,337.36 in Stock
November 10, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Cash Dividend On The Way From Murphy Oil (MUR)
November 10, 2021 |  nasdaq.com
Murphy Oil (NYSE:MUR) Price Target Raised to $37.00 at MKM Partners
November 10, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Murphy Oil (NYSE:MUR) Hits New 12-Month High at $30.57
November 8, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Murphy Oil (MUR) Q3 2021 Earnings Call Transcript
November 4, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Crude petroleum & natural gas
Integrated Oil & Gas
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.97 billion
Cash Flow
$4.80 per share
Book Value
$26.64 per share


Net Income
$-1.15 billion
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$3.99 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Dividend Payable
Fiscal Year End
Next Earnings (Estimated)

Social Links


Overall MarketRank

2.47 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

67th out of 354 stocks

Crude Petroleum & Natural Gas Industry

32nd out of 113 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 3.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Murphy Oil (NYSE:MUR) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Murphy Oil a buy right now?

10 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Murphy Oil in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Murphy Oil stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in MUR, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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How has Murphy Oil's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Murphy Oil's stock was trading at $7.50 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, MUR shares have increased by 244.0% and is now trading at $25.80.
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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, January 27th 2022.
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How were Murphy Oil's earnings last quarter?

Murphy Oil Co. (NYSE:MUR) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 4th. The oil and gas producer reported $0.24 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.15 by $0.09. The oil and gas producer had revenue of $630.70 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $582.77 million. Murphy Oil had a negative net margin of 21.90% and a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 2.99%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 49.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted ($0.15) EPS.
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How often does Murphy Oil pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Murphy Oil?

Murphy Oil announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 6th. Investors of record on Tuesday, November 16th will be given a dividend of $0.125 per share on Wednesday, December 1st. This represents a $0.50 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.94%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 12th.
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Is Murphy Oil a good dividend stock?

Murphy Oil pays an annual dividend of $0.50 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.74%.
View Murphy Oil's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for MUR?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Murphy Oil's shares. Their forecasts range from $11.00 to $40.00. On average, they expect Murphy Oil's share price to reach $27.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 6.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Murphy Oil's key executives?

Murphy Oil's management team includes the following people:
  • Roger W. Jenkins, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Eric M. Hambly, Executive Vice President-Operations
  • David R. Looney, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • E. Ted Botner, Secretary, Senior Vice President & General Counsel
  • John B. Gardner, Treasurer & Vice President

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."

Who are Murphy Oil's major shareholders?

Murphy Oil's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (10.76%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.31%), Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC (3.41%), Pzena Investment Management LLC (1.76%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.62%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.26%). Company insiders that own Murphy Oil stock include Barry FR Jeffery, Christopher D Hulse, E Ted Botner, Elisabeth W Keller, John B Gardner, Kelly L Whitley, Laura A Sugg, Louis W Utsch, Maria A Martinez, Neal E Schmale, Robert Madison Murphy, T Jay Collins, Thomas J Mireles 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 BlackRock Inc., Morgan Stanley, Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Invesco Ltd., Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, Poplar Forest Capital LLC, and Pzena Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Murphy Oil company stock in the last year include Christopher D Hulse, Elisabeth W Keller, John B Gardner, Kelly L Whitley, Laura A Sugg, Louis W Utsch, Maria A Martinez, Robert Madison Murphy, T Jay Collins, Thomas J Mireles, and Walentin Mirosh.
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or view top insider-selling stocks.

Which major investors are buying Murphy Oil stock?

MUR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Barclays PLC, Squarepoint Ops LLC, and Ziegler Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Murphy Oil stock in the last two years include Barry FR Jeffery, E Ted Botner, Neal E Schmale, and Robert Madison Murphy.
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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 $25.80.

How much money does Murphy Oil make?

Murphy Oil has a market capitalization of $3.99 billion and generates $1.97 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $-1.15 billion in net income (profit) each year or ($2.69) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Murphy Oil have?

Murphy Oil employs 675 workers across the globe.

When was Murphy Oil founded?

Murphy Oil was founded in 1950.

What is Murphy Oil's official website?

The official website for Murphy Oil is www.murphyoilcorp.com.

Where are Murphy Oil's headquarters?

Murphy Oil is headquartered at 300 PEACH STREET P.O. BOX 7000, EL DORADO AR, 71731.

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 (281) 675-9000, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 870-864-6373.

This page was last updated on 11/28/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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