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

$19.51
+0.45 (+2.36 %)
(As of 10/23/2019 06:18 AM ET)
Today's Range
$18.88
Now: $19.51
$19.90
50-Day Range
$17.91
MA: $20.76
$25.08
52-Week Range
$17.04
Now: $19.51
$33.29
Volume2.23 million shs
Average Volume3.22 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.17 billion
P/E Ratio15.48
Dividend Yield5.25%
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$7.28 per share
Book Value$30.03 per share

Profitability

Net Income$411.09 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,108
Market Cap$3.17 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. 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 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.13%. 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) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 8th. The oil and gas producer reported $0.21 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' 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 company's revenue for the quarter was up 81.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $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?

15 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Murphy Oil's stock. Their forecasts range from $22.00 to $40.00. On average, they expect Murphy Oil's stock price to reach $30.86 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 58.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Murphy Oil.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Murphy Oil?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Murphy Oil in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 9 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?

News headlines about MUR stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Murphy Oil earned a news sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the oil and gas producer a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Murphy Oil.

Are investors shorting Murphy Oil?

Murphy Oil saw a increase in short interest in 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 trading volume of 3,040,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 7.9 days. Approximately 15.6% of the shares of the stock are sold short. 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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Grace & White Inc. NY (0.27%), Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL (0.08%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.06%), Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY (0.05%), Stephens Inc. AR (0.04%) and Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.03%). 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., Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL, State of Michigan Retirement System, 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Grace & White Inc. NY, Stephens Inc. AR, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Fruth Investment Management, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, First Hawaiian Bank and Capital Investment Advisory Services 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 $19.51.

How big of a company is Murphy Oil?

Murphy Oil has a market capitalization of $3.17 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:  339 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  669 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,008
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 10/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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