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Murphy USA Stock Forecast, Price & News

-2.04 (-1.63 %)
(As of 01/21/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $123.10
50-Day Range
MA: $128.19
52-Week Range
Now: $123.10
Volume302,372 shs
Average Volume302,175 shs
Market Capitalization$3.52 billion
P/E Ratio9.88
Dividend Yield0.80%
Murphy USA Inc. engages in the marketing of retail motor fuel products and convenience merchandise. The company operates retail stores under the Murphy USA and Murphy Express brand names. As of December 15, 2020, it operated 1,500 gasoline stores principally in the Southeast, Southwest, and Midwest United States. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in El Dorado, Arkansas.
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Overall MarketRank

1.55 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

128th out of 669 stocks

Automotive Dealers & Gasoline Service Stations Industry

12th out of 27 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.8Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Automotive dealers & gasoline service stations



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$14.03 billion
Cash Flow$10.41 per share
Book Value$26.11 per share


Net Income$154.80 million


Market Cap$3.52 billion
Next Earnings Date2/4/2021 (Confirmed)
-2.04 (-1.63 %)
(As of 01/21/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Murphy USA (NYSE:MUSA) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Murphy USA's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Murphy USA's stock was trading at $102.47 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, MUSA shares have increased by 20.1% and is now trading at $123.10.
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Is Murphy USA a buy right now?

2 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Murphy USA in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 1 hold rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Murphy USA stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in MUSA, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Murphy USA?

Wall Street analysts have given Murphy USA a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Murphy USA wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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What is Larry J. Merlo's approval rating as Murphy USA's CEO?

6,978 employees have rated Murphy USA CEO Larry J. Merlo on Glassdoor.com. Larry J. Merlo has an approval rating of 37% among Murphy USA's employees. This puts Larry J. Merlo in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

When is Murphy USA's next earnings date?

Murphy USA is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 4th 2021.
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How can I listen to Murphy USA's earnings call?

Murphy USA will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 4th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Murphy USA's earnings last quarter?

Murphy USA Inc. (NYSE:MUSA) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 28th. The specialty retailer reported $2.61 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $2.56 by $0.05. The specialty retailer earned $2.84 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.99 billion. Murphy USA had a net margin of 3.14% and a return on equity of 45.51%.
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How often does Murphy USA pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Murphy USA?

Murphy USA announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 30th. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 13th will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Tuesday, December 1st. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.81%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 12th.
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Is Murphy USA a good dividend stock?

Murphy USA pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.80%. The dividend payout ratio of Murphy USA is 19.12%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Murphy USA will have a dividend payout ratio of 13.62% next year. This indicates that Murphy USA will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Murphy USA issued on next quarter's earnings?

Murphy USA updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, January, 20th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.16 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.06.

What price target have analysts set for MUSA?

2 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Murphy USA's shares. Their forecasts range from $102.00 to $157.00. On average, they anticipate Murphy USA's stock price to reach $128.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4.5% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of Murphy USA's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Murphy USA own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Murphy USA investors own include American International Group (AIG), NVIDIA (NVDA), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), General Electric (GE), Energy Transfer (ET), Broadcom (AVGO), Cisco Systems (CSCO), The Walt Disney (DIS), International Paper (IP) and Pfizer (PFE).

Who are Murphy USA's key executives?

Murphy USA's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. R. Andrew Clyde, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57, Pay $3.22M)
  • Ms. Malynda K. West, Exec. VP of Fuels, CFO & Treasurer (Age 51, Pay $1.4M)
  • Ms. Renee M. Bacon, Sr. VP of Sales & Operations (Age 51, Pay $836.03k)
  • Mr. John A. Moore, Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 53, Pay $839.24k)
  • Mr. Robert J. Chumley, Sr. VP of Merchandising & Marketing (Age 56, Pay $850.79k)
  • Mr. Terry P. Hatten, Sr. VP of HR & Interim Chief Information Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Christian Pikul CFA, VP of Investor Relations & FP&A
  • Mr. Donald R. Smith Jr., VP & Controller
  • Gregory L. Smith, Sec.

What is Murphy USA's stock symbol?

Murphy USA trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MUSA."

Who are Murphy USA's major shareholders?

Murphy USA's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.75%), Monument Capital Management (0.04%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.03%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.02%), Exchange Traded Concepts LLC (0.01%) and Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.01%). Company insiders that own Murphy USA stock include Claiborne P Deming, Donald R Smith Jr, John A Moore, R Andrew Clyde, Robert J Chumley and Terry P Hatten.
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Which institutional investors are selling Murphy USA stock?

MUSA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Exchange Traded Concepts LLC, Pacer Advisors Inc., Monument Capital Management, and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold Murphy USA company stock in the last year include Donald R Smith Jr, R Andrew Clyde, Robert J Chumley, and Terry P Hatten.
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Which institutional investors are buying Murphy USA stock?

MUSA stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, and State of Alaska Department of Revenue.
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How do I buy shares of Murphy USA?

Shares of MUSA 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.

What is Murphy USA's stock price today?

One share of MUSA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $123.10.

How big of a company is Murphy USA?

Murphy USA has a market capitalization of $3.52 billion and generates $14.03 billion in revenue each year. The specialty retailer earns $154.80 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.23 on an earnings per share basis. Murphy USA employs 9,900 workers across the globe.

What is Murphy USA's official website?

The official website for Murphy USA is www.murphyusa.com.

How can I contact Murphy USA?

Murphy USA's mailing address is 200 PEACH STREET, EL DORADO AR, 71730. The specialty retailer can be reached via phone at 870-875-7600 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 1/22/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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