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Murphy Oil Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:MUR)

$18.66
-0.26 (-1.37 %)
(As of 10/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$18.64
Now: $18.66
$19.53
50-Day Range
$17.91
MA: $20.69
$25.08
52-Week Range
$17.04
Now: $18.66
$35.63
Volume2.42 million shs
Average Volume3.46 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.03 billion
P/E Ratio14.81
Dividend Yield5.29%
Beta2.03
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$7.02 per share
Book Value$30.03 per share

Profitability

Net Income$411.09 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,108
Market Cap$3.03 billion
Next Earnings Date10/31/2019 (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. Investors 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 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.36%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 15th. View Murphy Oil's Dividend History.

How were Murphy Oil's earnings last quarter?

Murphy Oil Co. (NYSE:MUR) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 8th. The oil and gas producer reported $0.21 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.03. The oil and gas producer had revenue of $709 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $612.71 million. Murphy Oil had a return on equity of 3.48% and a net margin of 12.37%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 81.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.36 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, October 31st 2019. 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, October 31st 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?

16 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Murphy Oil's shares. Their predictions range from $22.00 to $41.00. On average, they anticipate Murphy Oil's share price to reach $31.53 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 69.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Murphy Oil.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Murphy Oil?

16 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 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?

Headlines about MUR stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Murphy Oil earned a coverage optimism score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the oil and gas producer a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Murphy Oil.

Are investors shorting Murphy Oil?

Murphy Oil saw a increase in short interest during the month of September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totalling 23,900,000 shares, an increase of 27.2% from the August 15th total of 18,790,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,040,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 7.9 days. Currently, 15.6% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Murphy Oil's Current Options Chain.

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 Exxon Mobil (XOM), General Electric (GE), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), Caterpillar (CAT), Occidental Petroleum (OXY), Tronox (TROX), Delta Air Lines (DAL) and Walt Disney (DIS).

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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.06%), Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY (0.05%), Stephens Inc. AR (0.04%), Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.03%), Delphi Management Inc. MA (0.03%) and Fruth Investment Management (0.02%). Company insiders that own Murphy Oil stock include Claiborne P Deming, Eugene T Coleman, Jean-Charles Potvin, John B Gardner, Kelli M Hammock, Kent Pearson, Robert Madison Murphy, Thomas J Mireles 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 Pacer Advisors Inc., Delphi Management Inc. MA and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Murphy Oil company stock in the last year include John B Gardner, Kelli M Hammock, Thomas J Mireles and Walentin Mirosh. 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 Stephens Inc. AR, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Fruth Investment Management, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, First Hawaiian Bank, Capital Investment Advisory Services LLC and MHI Funds LLC. Company insiders that have bought Murphy Oil stock in the last two years include Claiborne P Deming, 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Murphy Oil's stock price today?

One share of MUR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.66.

How big of a company is Murphy Oil?

Murphy Oil has a market capitalization of $3.03 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:  337 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  668 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,005
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 10/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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