Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) EPS Projections in Focus


Marathon Petroleum Corp had 86 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Sold All: 37 Reduced: 316 Increased: 222 New Position: 118. Clifford Swan Investment Counsel Limited Liability Corp reported 0.07% in Deere & Company (NYSE:DE). Approximately 6.7% of the shares of the company are short sold. For example, if a stock has an RVOL of 5, it's trading at five times its normal volume. Deutsche Bank AG now owns 4,208,375 shares of the oil and gas company's stock valued at $277,664,000 after purchasing an additional 923,646 shares during the period.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.88 in 2017 Q4. Shortening the period, the five-month price index is 1.19, the three-month price index is 0.95, while the one-month price change is now 1.1. It is negative, as 21 investors sold SM shares while 73 reduced holdings. 3 funds opened positions while 0 raised stakes. 824.52 million shares or 0.99% less from 832.75 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. (NYSE:SXC). Chicago Equity Ptnrs Ltd Llc holds 0.01% or 33,725 shares in its portfolio. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, May 16th will be issued a dividend of $0.05 per share. Mitsubishi Ufj And reported 0.13% stake. Acropolis Investment Management Llc bought 14,833 shares as the company's stock rose 9.83% while stock markets declined. Brown Brothers Harriman & Comm stated it has 45 shares.

Marsh & Mclennan Companies Inc (MMC) investors sentiment increased to 1.05 in 2017 Q4. Teachers Retirement System Of The State Of Kentucky invested in 21,820 shares. The company has its outstanding shares of 863.2 Million. Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo Limited Company has 654,424 shares for 0.07% of their portfolio. Dupont Cap Management Corporation holds 0.01% or 6,072 shares. Cetera Advisor reported 11,380 shares. Savings Bank Of Mellon invested in 7.97M shares.

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) now has a PEG ratio of N/A where as its P/E ratio is N/A. According to the Analysts, the Low Estimate Earnings of the current Quarter is $0.65 whereas, High Estimate is $0.73. During the same quarter previous year, the company posted $0.43 earnings per share. Marathon Oil had a negative return on equity of 2.24% and a negative net margin of 120.11%. Spdr Bloomberg Barclays High Yield Bond Etf (JNK) was raised too.

Among 38 analysts covering RSP Permian (NYSE:RSPP), 26 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 12 Hold. R. F. Lafferty reiterated a "buy" rating and set a $27.00 target price (up previously from $26.00) on shares of Marathon Oil in a report on Tuesday, February 20th. As per Friday, October 21, the company rating was maintained by FBR Capital. 1,500 shares valued at $101,070 were bought by BUNCH CHARLES E on Tuesday, March 6. RBC Capital Markets maintained Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ:MYL) rating on Monday, June 12.

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NYSE:MRO traded up $0.49 during trading hours on Wednesday, reaching $18.46. The firm has "Outperform" rating by Wells Fargo given on Wednesday, August 24. Simmons & Co upgraded the stock to "Overweight" rating in Tuesday, May 31 report. The stock has "Buy" rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Monday, September 18. On Tuesday, February 13 the stock of Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) has "Buy" rating given by Goldman Sachs. Jackson Wealth Mngmt Llc has 0.21% invested in Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) for 12,065 shs. Finally, Prudential Financial Inc. increased its stake in shares of Marathon Petroleum by 61.6% in the third quarter. Indexiq Advsr Llc, New York-based fund reported 2,238 shares.

Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO) analysts on average have given a price target of $20.74 on MRO stock.

For the ongoing Fiscal Quarter, 22 analysts have an average earnings forecast of $0.14 per share. MRO's profit will be $110.93M for 34.58 P/E if the $0.13 EPS becomes a reality. Rating Scale; where 1.0 rating mean Strong Buy, 2.0 rating signifies Buy, 3.0 recommendation reveals Hold, 4.0 rating score shows Sell and 5.0 displays Strong Sell signal. The 52-week high of the stock is now $40.59 while its 52-weeks low stands at $26.01.

Invesco Ltd. (IVZ) stock price traded at a gap of -1.17% from an average price of last twenty days and stands at a distance of -4.61% away from it's an average price of recent fifty days. (NYSE:MPC) has 71% bullish analysts. On Friday, October 30 the stock rating was upgraded by Atlantic Securities to "Overweight". On Tuesday, January 23 the firm has "Buy" rating given by Piper Jaffray. Its weekly and monthly volatility is 2.70%, 2.70% respectively. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has risen 7.25% since April 25, 2017 and is uptrending. MPC outperformed the S&P 500 by 37.70%.

Marathon Oil Corporation operates as an energy company in the United States, Equatorial Guinea, the United Kingdom, and Libya. It is also used in ranking the parallel size of stock exchanges, is a measure of the total of the market capitalizations of all companies listed on each stock exchange. It operates through three divisions: Refining & Marketing, Speedway, and Midstream.The P/E ratio is 11.97.