Murphy USA Company Profile (NYSE:MUSA)

About Murphy USA (NYSE:MUSA)

Murphy USA logoMurphy USA Inc. is engaged in the marketing of retail motor fuel products and merchandise through a chain of retail stores. The Company operates through the Marketing segment. The Marketing segment includes its retail marketing sites and product supply, and wholesale assets. As of December 31, 2016, its retail stores were located in 26 states, primarily in the Southwest, Southeast and Midwest the United States. Out of the total 1,401 stores, 1,152 were branded Murphy USA and 249 were Murphy Express locations, as of December 31, 2016. Its retail stores under the brand name Murphy USA participate in the Walmart discount program. The Walmart discount program offers a cents-off per gallon purchased for fuel when using specific payment methods as decided by Walmart and the Company. Its business also includes product supply and wholesale assets, including product distribution terminals and pipeline positions.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Gasoline stations
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:MUSA
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $2.45153 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 36,052,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $67.67
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $69.79
  • 52 Week Range: $57.13 - $79.98
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.13
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.81
  • P/E Growth: 2.77
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $10.32 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.24
  • Book Value: $18.88 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.60
  • EBIDTA: $367.97 million
  • Net Margins: 1.15%
  • Return on Equity: 20.19%
  • Return on Assets: 6.78%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.28%
  • Current Ratio: 1.38%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.94%
  • Average Volume: 405,573 shs.
  • Beta: 0.71
  • Short Ratio: 11.52

Frequently Asked Questions for Murphy USA (NYSE:MUSA)

What is Murphy USA's stock symbol?

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

How were Murphy USA's earnings last quarter?

Murphy USA Inc. (NYSE:MUSA) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 2nd. The company reported $1.51 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.09 by $0.42. The company had revenue of $3.21 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.27 billion. Murphy USA had a net margin of 1.15% and a return on equity of 20.19%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 6.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $1.17 EPS. View Murphy USA's Earnings History.

When will Murphy USA make its next earnings announcement?

Murphy USA is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 1st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Murphy USA.

Where is Murphy USA's stock going? Where will Murphy USA's stock price be in 2017?

4 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Murphy USA's shares. Their forecasts range from $83.00 to $86.00. On average, they expect Murphy USA's stock price to reach $84.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Murphy USA.

Who are some of Murphy USA's key competitors?

Who are Murphy USA's key executives?

Murphy USA's management team includes the folowing people:

  • R. Andrew Clyde, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Mindy K. West, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Treasurer
  • John A. Moore, Senior Vice President, General Counsel
  • Robert J. Chumley, Senior Vice President Merchandising and Marketing
  • Gregory L. Smith, Corporate Secretary
  • Robert Madison Murphy, Non-Executive Independent Chairman
  • Claiborne P. Deming, Independent Director
  • Thomas M. Gattle Jr., Independent Director
  • Fredric L. Holliger, Independent Director
  • Christoph Keller III, Independent Director

Who owns Murphy USA stock?

Murphy USA's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.04%), Vanguard Group Inc. (7.86%), Iridian Asset Management LLC CT (6.11%), LSV Asset Management (4.43%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (3.38%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.19%). Company insiders that own Murphy USA stock include Claiborne P Deming, Daryl R Schofield, David B Miller, James W Keyes, John A Moore, John P Corrigan, Malynda K West, Marn K Cheng, Robert Madison Murphy and Thomas M Gattle Jr. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Murphy USA.

Who sold Murphy USA stock? Who is selling Murphy USA stock?

Murphy USA's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, FMR LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., LSV Asset Management, Cambiar Investors LLC, Balyasny Asset Management LLC, BlackRock Inc. and Prudential Financial Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Murphy USA stock in the last year include John A Moore and Marn K Cheng. View Insider Buying and Selling for Murphy USA.

Who bought Murphy USA stock? Who is buying Murphy USA stock?

Murphy USA's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Iridian Asset Management LLC CT, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Marshall Wace North America L.P., Sei Investments Co., Royal Bank of Canada, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Barnett & Company Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Murphy USA stock in the last two years include Claiborne P Deming, Daryl R Schofield, David B Miller, James W Keyes, John P Corrigan, Robert Madison Murphy and Thomas M Gattle Jr. View Insider Buying and Selling for Murphy USA.

How do I buy Murphy USA stock?

Shares of Murphy USA can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Murphy USA's stock price today?

One share of Murphy USA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $68.00.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Murphy USA (NYSE MUSA)
Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  110 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  87 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  197
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Murphy USA and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Murphy USA (NYSE:MUSA) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Consensus Price Target: $84.50 (24.26% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Murphy USA (NYSE:MUSA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/4/2017Jefferies Group LLCSet Price TargetBuy$83.00 -> $86.00LowView Rating Details
8/4/2017StephensDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightMediumView Rating Details
7/12/2017William BlairInitiated CoverageMkt Perform -> Market PerformLowView Rating Details
4/18/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformHighView Rating Details
8/1/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoDowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$75.00 -> $85.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/26/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Murphy USA (NYSE:MUSA)
Earnings by Quarter for Murphy USA (NYSE:MUSA)
Earnings History by Quarter for Murphy USA (NYSE MUSA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/31/2017N/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2017Q2 2017$1.09$1.51$3.27 billion$3.21 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2017Q1 2017($0.08)($0.08)$3.06 billion$3.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/1/2017Q4 2016$1.03$1.14$3.08 billion$3.06 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q316$1.57$1.16$3.13 billion$3.04 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q2$0.99$1.17$3.15 billion$3.01 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2016Q116$0.52$0.72$2.58 billion$2.49 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/3/2016Q4$1.05$0.69$3.24 billion$2.93 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$1.32$1.40$3.92 billion$3.38 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q215$0.79$0.59$3.60 billion$3.50 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2015Q115$0.49$0.50$2.90 billion$3.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2015Q414$1.47$1.79$3.59 billion$3.61 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$1.17$1.36$4.54 billion$4.68 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$0.87$1.57$4.92 billion$4.76 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2014Q1$0.22$0.19$4.32 billion$4.16 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2014Q4$0.67$0.63ViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Murphy USA (NYSE:MUSA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.65 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.59 EPS


Dividend History for Murphy USA (NYSE:MUSA)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Murphy USA (NYSE:MUSA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 7.30%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 97.29%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Murphy USA (NYSE:MUSA)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Murphy USA (NYSE:MUSA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Murphy USA (NYSE:MUSA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/17/2017Daryl R SchofieldEVPBuy3,000$66.00$198,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2017John A MooreSVPSell1,030$71.46$73,603.80View SEC Filing  
5/4/2017James W KeyesDirectorBuy4,000$65.20$260,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/4/2017John P CorriganSVPBuy1,000$65.01$65,010.00View SEC Filing  
3/8/2017Marn K. ChengInsiderSell4,547$66.00$300,102.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2017Claiborne P DemingDirectorBuy10,000$64.49$644,900.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2017David B MillerDirectorBuy15,298$65.37$1,000,030.26View SEC Filing  
2/7/2017Claiborne P DemingDirectorBuy15,000$65.39$980,850.00View SEC Filing  
2/7/2017John P CorriganSVPBuy1,000$66.05$66,050.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Robert Madison MurphyDirectorBuy6,037$48.68$293,881.16View SEC Filing  
8/8/2016John A MooreSVPSell5,290$78.05$412,884.50View SEC Filing  
8/8/2016Malynda K WestCFOSell9,463$77.54$733,761.02View SEC Filing  
8/8/2016Robert Madison MurphyDirectorBuy5,649$48.68$274,993.32View SEC Filing  
5/17/2016Thomas M Gattle JrDirectorBuy500$63.85$31,925.00View SEC Filing  
2/17/2016Marn K. ChengSVPSell4,093$60.98$249,591.14View SEC Filing  
2/12/2016Thomas M Gattle JrDirectorBuy500$58.33$29,165.00View SEC Filing  
2/9/2016Thomas M Gattle JrDirectorBuy500$58.56$29,280.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015Jeffery A GoodwinSVPSell1,887$71.45$134,826.15View SEC Filing  
2/18/2015Christoph Keller IIIDirectorSell17,216$70.98$1,221,991.68View SEC Filing  
2/12/2015Christoph Keller IIIDirectorSell8,333$71.23$593,559.59View SEC Filing  
2/12/2015Malynda K WestCFOSell33,821$71.31$2,411,775.51View SEC Filing  
9/5/2014Donald R Smith JrVPSell1,676$55.03$92,230.28View SEC Filing  
5/23/2014John MooreSVPSell2,701$49.51$133,726.51View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Fred HolligerDirectorBuy1,000$40.84$40,840.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2014R Andrew ClydeCEOBuy5,000$38.96$194,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/16/2013R Andrew ClydeCEOBuy2,000$41.92$83,840.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2013Claiborne DemingDirectorBuy25,000$44.94$1,123,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Thomas Gattle, Jr.DirectorBuy1,000$39.60$39,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2013R Andrew ClydeCEOBuy4,000$37.14$148,560.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2013Jack TaylorDirectorBuy5,000$37.28$186,400.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Murphy USA (NYSE:MUSA)
Latest Headlines for Murphy USA (NYSE:MUSA)
DateHeadline logoEnergy to Emerge as Q2's Biggest Winner: 5 Smart Picks - September 22 at 9:45 AM logoMurphy USA Inc. (MUSA) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClub - September 14 at 11:43 AM logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Murphy USA Inc. (MUSA) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $3.44 Billion - September 9 at 1:28 AM logoMurphy USA Inc. (MUSA) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - September 5 at 4:32 PM logoMurphy USA Inc. (MUSA) Downgraded by BidaskClub to Strong Sell - September 2 at 9:50 AM logoComparing CST Brands (CST) & Murphy USA (MUSA) - August 31 at 4:24 PM logoMurphy USA, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:MUSA) : August 21, 2017 - August 22 at 9:29 PM logoDaryl R. Schofield Purchases 3,000 Shares of Murphy USA Inc. (MUSA) Stock - August 21 at 4:32 PM logoMurphy USA Inc. (MUSA) Downgraded by BidaskClub to Sell - August 20 at 10:16 AM logoMurphy USA Inc. (MUSA) Expected to Announce Earnings of $1.22 Per Share - August 20 at 6:18 AM logoMurphy USA Inc. (MUSA) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - August 11 at 4:52 PM logoMurphy USA, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MUSA-US : August 9, 2017 - August 10 at 6:06 AM logoJohn A. Moore Sells 1,030 Shares of Murphy USA Inc. (NYSE:MUSA) Stock - August 9 at 9:30 PM logoHead to Head Review: CST Brands (CST) versus Murphy USA (NYSE:MUSA) - August 8 at 12:30 AM logoMurphy USA Inc. (NYSE:MUSA) Downgraded by Stephens - August 6 at 11:34 PM logoMurphy USA Inc. (MUSA) Rating Lowered to Hold at BidaskClub - August 6 at 8:42 AM logoMurphy USA Inc. (NYSE:MUSA) Given a $86.00 Price Target by Jefferies Group LLC Analysts - August 5 at 9:36 AM logoFinancial Analysis: Ultrapar Participacoes (UGP) versus Murphy USA (MUSA) - August 5 at 7:09 AM logoUltrapar Participacoes (UGP) versus Murphy USA (NYSE:MUSA) Head-To-Head Comparison - August 5 at 7:06 AM logoInvestor Network: Murphy USA, Inc. to Host Earnings Call - August 4 at 6:02 AM logoEdited Transcript of MUSA earnings conference call or presentation 3-Aug-17 3:00pm GMT - August 4 at 6:02 AM logoMurphy USA Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results - August 3 at 6:04 AM logoMurphy USA beats 2Q profit forecasts - August 3 at 6:04 AM logoComparing CST Brands (CST) and Murphy USA (NYSE:MUSA) - August 2 at 6:28 PM logo Analysts Anticipate Murphy USA Inc. (NYSE:MUSA) to Announce $1.09 Earnings Per Share - August 2 at 12:14 AM logoMurphy USA Inc. (NYSE:MUSA) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday - July 27 at 1:26 PM logoMurphy USA (MUSA) & TravelCenters of America (TA) Head-To-Head Survey - July 20 at 8:23 PM logoMurphy USA Inc. (MUSA) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - July 17 at 4:52 PM logo$3.37 Billion in Sales Expected for Murphy USA Inc. (MUSA) This Quarter - July 12 at 9:51 AM logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Murphy USA Inc. (MUSA) to Post $0.87 EPS - July 10 at 6:18 PM logoAnalyzing Murphy USA (NYSE:MUSA) & TravelCenters of America (TA) - July 8 at 7:43 AM logoMurphy USA Inc. (MUSA) Raised to Strong-Buy at BidaskClub - July 5 at 7:28 PM logoMurphy USA Schedules 2017 Second Quarter Results Conference Call - July 3 at 11:22 PM logoHead-To-Head Comparison: TravelCenters of America (TA) versus Murphy USA (NYSE:MUSA) - July 3 at 12:22 AM logoMurphy USA Inc. (NYSE:MUSA) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - July 1 at 7:38 AM logoStephens Reiterates Overweight Rating for Murphy USA Inc. (NYSE:MUSA) - June 30 at 5:54 PM logoMurphy USA (MUSA) Presents At Jefferies 2017 Global Consumer Conference - Slideshow - June 22 at 8:24 AM logoMurphy USA Inc. (MUSA) Lifted to "Buy" at BidaskClub - June 20 at 6:06 PM logoMurphy USA Inc. (MUSA) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages - June 20 at 4:29 PM logoMurphy USA, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:MUSA) : June 19, 2017 - June 19 at 5:45 PM logoMurphy USA, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MUSA-US : June 16, 2017 - June 16 at 7:38 PM logoMurphy USA Inc. (MUSA) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $3.37 Billion - June 16 at 1:56 PM logoETFs with exposure to Murphy USA, Inc. : June 15, 2017 - June 16 at 7:56 AM logo$0.74 EPS Expected for Murphy USA Inc. (MUSA) This Quarter - June 14 at 6:22 PM logoMurphy USA (MUSA) Shares Cross Below 200 DMA - June 6 at 7:25 PM logoMurphy USA, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MUSA-US : June 2, 2017 - June 2 at 8:06 PM logoETFs with exposure to Murphy USA, Inc. : June 1, 2017 - June 1 at 7:31 PM logoETFs with exposure to Murphy USA, Inc. : May 22, 2017 - May 22 at 5:59 PM logoMurphy USA, Inc. :MUSA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 19, 2017 - May 19 at 11:19 AM logoMUSA Makes Bullish Cross Above Critical Moving Average - May 15 at 6:03 PM



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