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Murphy Oil Price Target, Predictions & Analyst Ratings

-0.17 (-1.60 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $10.44
50-Day Range
MA: $13.32
52-Week Range
Now: $10.44
Volume7.80 million shs
Average Volume4.47 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.60 billion
P/E Ratio6.82
Dividend Yield4.71%

Analyst Ratings

Murphy Oil (NYSE:MUR) Price Target and Consensus Rating

MarketBeat calculates consensus analyst ratings for stocks using the most recent rating from each Wall Street analyst that has rated a stock within the last twelve months. Each analyst's rating is normalized to a standardized rating score of 1 (sell), 2 (hold), 3 (buy) or 4 (strong buy). Analyst consensus ratings scores are calculated using the mean average of the number of normalized sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. Each stock's consensus analyst rating is derived from its calculated consensus ratings score (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). MarketBeat's consensus price targets are a mean average of the most recent available price targets set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months. MarketBeat's consensus ratings and consensus price targets may differ from those calculated by other firms due to differences in methodology and available data.
16 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Murphy Oil in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $14.25, predicting that the stock has a possible upside of 36.49%. The high price target for MUR is $22.00 and the low price target for MUR is $9.00. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 9 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Hold."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
MUR Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
MUR Consensus Rating Score:
MUR Analyst Ratings: 2 Sell Rating(s)
9 Hold Rating(s)
5 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
10 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
10 Hold Rating(s)
4 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
7 Hold Rating(s)
6 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
MUR Consensus Price Target: $14.25$13.65$18.04$28.17
MUR Price Target Upside: 36.49% upside9.58% downside23.55% upside405.69% upside

Murphy Oil (NYSE:MUR) Consensus Price Target History

Average Share Price and Price Target by Month

The chart below shows how a company's share price and consensus price target have changed over time. The dark blue line represents the company's actual price. The lighter blue line represents the stock's consensus price target. The even lighter blue range in the background of the two lines represents the low price target and the high price target for each stock.

Murphy Oil (NYSE:MUR) Analyst Ratings History

DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/14/2020MKM PartnersUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$15.00 ➝ $14.00Low
9/1/2020TruistInitiated CoverageBuy$22.00Low
8/26/2020Johnson RiceInitiated CoverageBuyHigh
8/21/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$10.00 ➝ $12.00Medium
8/13/2020Piper SandlerBoost Price TargetNeutral$12.00 ➝ $15.00Medium
8/4/2020Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageHold$15.00High
7/15/2020Wolfe ResearchDowngradePeer Perform ➝ Underperform$11.00 ➝ $10.00Medium
7/13/2020ScotiabankBoost Price TargetSector Perform$9.00 ➝ $14.00Medium
6/29/2020UBS GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$5.50 ➝ $15.00Medium
6/22/2020Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$13.50 ➝ $14.50Medium
6/19/2020MizuhoUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Neutral$8.00 ➝ $16.00High
6/11/2020KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$16.00 ➝ $20.00Low
5/8/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$10.00High
5/7/2020CfraLower Price TargetBuy$25.00 ➝ $13.00Low
4/28/2020BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$9.00Low
11/13/2019Howard WeilDowngradeSector Outperform ➝ Sector PerformMedium
8/16/2019Piper Jaffray CompaniesSet Price TargetHold$38.00Low
7/10/2019Capital One FinancialInitiated CoverageOverweight$37.00High
5/30/2019Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageIn-Line$30.00High
5/17/2019StephensSet Price TargetHold$40.00Low
1/11/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$32.00Medium
12/7/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Set Price TargetHold$39.00Low
10/11/2018National Alliance SecuritiesUpgradeHold ➝ BuyHigh
8/20/2018KLR GroupReiterated RatingBuy$39.00Low
3/29/2018Societe GeneraleUpgradeHold ➝ BuyMedium
1/18/2018CowenSet Price TargetHold$34.00Low
(Data available from 9/19/2018 forward)
This page was last updated on 9/19/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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