Stock that can flourish your investment - Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

Stock that can flourish your investment - Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

The average analysts gave this company a mean recommendation of 1.80.

Other large investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Congress Asset Management Company sold 13,847 shares as Check Point Software Tech (CHKP)'s stock rose 7.13%. The stock has a market capitalization of $21.94 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 19.565 and a beta of 1.80. The stock's short float is around of 4.17% and short ratio is 2.81. The company reported $0.58 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.81 by $0.23. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 79.45% of the company's stock. The value of the total investment in Marathon Oil Corp went from $5,763,000 to $5,945,000 a change of 3.2% quarter to quarter. Invesco Ltd sold 76,119 shares as Semgroup Corp (SEMG)'s stock declined 17.35%. Marathon Oil Corporation earned a coverage optimism score of 0.17 on Accern's scale. Airain ltd now owns 541,861 shares of the oil and gas producer's stock worth $6,421,000 after purchasing an additional 74,586 shares during the last quarter.

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Marathon Oil Corporation now measures the Current ratio at 2.1 and displays the quick ratio at 2. About shares traded. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has risen 14.05% since November 13, 2016 and is uptrending. The company's stock had a trading volume of 2,823,400 shares, compared to its average volume of 4,407,922.

Currently, the stock carries a price to earnings ratio of 19.45, a price to book ratio of 2.42, and a price to sales ratio of 0.43. Their 52-Week High and Low are noted here.

Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. The business had revenue of $1.25 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.04 billion. Marathon Oil Corporation had a negative net margin of 148.07% and a negative return on equity of 3.02%. Over the last week of the month, it was -4.78%, 34.87% over the last quarter, and 7.76% for the past six months. The oil and gas producer reported ($0.08) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.14) by $0.06. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 15th will be paid a $0.05 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Monday, November 14th. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.29%. Marathon Petroleum Corp.'s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 67.61%. (NYSE:MPC) by 0.5% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

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In addition to Cowen reporting its target price, a total of 15 firms have reported on the stock. Vetr downgraded Marathon Petroleum Corp. from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $46.33 target price on the a report on Monday, August 15th. Shares of Marathon Oil Corporation are now valued at $15.14 with a furture target price of $17.09 according to research brokerages. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.20 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range). AutoNation had 30 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Its Speedway segment sells transportation fuels and convenience products in the retail market in the Midwest, East Coast and Southeast regions of the United States. The Company operates through three segments: Refining & Marketing; Speedway; and Midstream. Seaward Mgmt Ltd Partnership stated it has 8,418 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings.