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

$25.33
-0.99 (-3.76 %)
(As of 01/17/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$25.26
Now: $25.33
$26.55
50-Day Range
$23.01
MA: $25.85
$28.00
52-Week Range
$17.04
Now: $25.33
$31.13
Volume3.06 million shs
Average Volume2.26 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.98 billion
P/E Ratio20.10
Dividend Yield3.80%
Beta2.14
Murphy Oil Corporation operates as an oil and gas exploration and production company in the United States, Canada, Malaysia, 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. Murphy Oil Corporation was founded in 1950 and is headquartered in El Dorado, Arkansas.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.57 billion
Cash Flow$6.45 per share
Book Value$30.03 per share

Profitability

Net Income$411.09 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,108
Market Cap$3.98 billion
Next Earnings Date1/30/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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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 2nd. Shareholders of record on Monday, November 18th will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Monday, December 2nd. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.95%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, November 15th. View Murphy Oil's Dividend History.

How were Murphy Oil's earnings last quarter?

Murphy Oil Co. (NYSE:MUR) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 31st. The oil and gas producer reported $0.36 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.22 by $0.14. The oil and gas producer earned $817.08 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $701.64 million. Murphy Oil had a net margin of 47.16% and a return on equity of 3.21%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 66.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned ($0.02) 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 Thursday, January 30th 2020. 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, January 30th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

What price target have analysts set for MUR?

14 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Murphy Oil's shares. Their forecasts range from $22.00 to $40.00. On average, they expect Murphy Oil's share price to reach $30.08 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 18.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Murphy Oil.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Murphy Oil?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Murphy Oil in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 8 hold ratings and 5 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?

Media stories about MUR stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Murphy Oil earned a media sentiment score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the oil and gas producer a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Murphy Oil.

Who are some of Murphy Oil's key competitors?

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), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Cisco Systems (CSCO), General Electric (GE), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Micron Technology (MU), Chevron (CVX), AT&T (T), Netflix (NFLX) and Starbucks (SBUX).

Who are Murphy Oil's key executives?

Murphy Oil's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Roger W. Jenkins, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. David R. Looney, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 62)
  • Mr. Walter Knox Compton, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 56)
  • Mr. Michael K. McFadyen, Exec. VP of Offshore (Age 51)
  • Mr. Eugene T. Coleman, Consultant (Age 60)

Who are Murphy Oil's major shareholders?

Murphy Oil's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (3.13%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.06%), Fruth Investment Management (0.03%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.02%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%) and Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC (0.01%). Company insiders that own Murphy Oil stock include Barry FR Jeffery, Christopher D Hulse, Claiborne P Deming, Eugene T Coleman, John B Gardner, Kelli M Hammock, 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 Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Acropolis Investment Management LLC, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC and Pflug Koory LLC. Company insiders that have sold Murphy Oil company stock in the last year include Barry FR Jeffery, Christopher D Hulse, John B Gardner, Thomas J Mireles and Walentin Mirosh. View Insider Buying and Selling for Murphy Oil.

Which major investors are buying Murphy Oil stock?

MUR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fruth Investment Management, State of Alaska Department of Revenue and Wedge Capital Management L L P NC. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Murphy Oil's stock price today?

One share of MUR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.33.

How big of a company is Murphy Oil?

Murphy Oil has a market capitalization of $3.98 billion and generates $2.57 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $411.09 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.26 on an earnings per share basis. Murphy Oil employs 1,108 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Murphy Oil.

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:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  353 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  690 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,043
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 1/18/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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