Simple Moving Average Analysis of Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

(NYSE:NLY). Pennsylvania Tru Company invested 0.2% of its portfolio in Annaly Capital Management, Inc. It has a 12.6 P/E ratio. Over the last five days, shares have managed 0.2% gains and now is up 8.59% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $52.72. The forecast of 11 surveyed investment analysts covering the stock advises investors to Buy stake in the company. The lowest target is $152.0 while the high is $173.0. The stock tapped a 52-week high of US$92.71 while the mean 12-month price target for the shares is US$82.4. ALGT was included in 6 notes of analysts from September 23, 2016. The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Friday, October 30 by Atlantic Securities. On Thursday, October 27 the stock rating was downgraded by Raymond James to "Mkt Perform". 32,692 were reported by Voya Inv Mgmt Ltd Liability Company.

About 1.97M shares traded. It is down 33.64% since October 11, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Federated Invsts Pa owns 40,064 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio.

Traders are feeling more bullish on shares of the company of late as shown by the decrease in short interest. The Beta factor for the stock is listed at 1.91. Marathon Oil Corporation was covered by a number of analysts recently, 6 rated the stock as Buy, 6 rated Outperform, 13 rated Hold, 2 gave an Underperform and 0 rated sell. Therefore 72% are positive. Marathon Petroleum Corp had 56 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Thursday, June 22 with "Buy". Further, the firm has debt to equity ratio of 0.29, sometimes it remain same with long term debt to equity ratio. The stock of Globus Medical Inc (NYSE:GMED) earned "Outperform" rating by Leerink Swann on Wednesday, April 12. The firm has "Neutral" rating by Bank of America given on Tuesday, January 5. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Monday, August 21 by Jefferies. On Tuesday, October 10 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Overweight".

09/06/2017 - Marathon Petroleum Corporation was downgraded to "market perform" by analysts at Wells Fargo.

Among 18 analysts covering Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC), 13 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $-0.11. MPC now has a profit margin of 1.30%. Finally, Piper Jaffray Companies set a $20.00 price objective on Marathon Oil Corporation and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research report on Friday, August 25th. The sales growth rate for a stock is a measure of how the stock's sales per share (SPS) has grown over a specific period of time.

Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO) added 0.22% to reach $13.58 in the previous trading session. 0 analysts call it Underweight, while 1 think it is Overweight. Marathon Petroleum Corporation had a net margin of 1.34% and a return on equity of 5.52%. Sold All: 55 Reduced: 186 Increased: 161 New Position: 64. 994.42 million shares or 3.48% less from 1.03 billion shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Kelley Thomas M. had sold 25,000 shares worth $1.36 million on Wednesday, June 14. Mckinley Capital Mngmt Limited Liability Delaware holds 340 shares or 0% of its portfolio. The business's quarterly revenue was up 9.3% on a year-over-year basis. Sei Investments invested 0.04% of its portfolio in Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO). Ww Asset Mgmt invested in 0.04% or 23,699 shares. The Japan-based Sumitomo Life Ins has invested 0.19% in Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC). More interesting news about Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: "Phillips 66 jumps as Goldman upgrades to Buy" published on October 03, 2017 as well as Seekingalpha.com's news article titled: "Marathon Petroleum: Overselling Its Gulf Coast Refining Capacity" with publication date: September 18, 2017. 38,498 were reported by Burney Com. The Earnings Yield for Marathon Petroleum Corporation NYSE:MPC is 4.80%. (NYSE:NLY). Whittier Tru Company accumulated 1,000 shares.

Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 27th. Intrust Comml Bank Na invested in 12,341 shares. 1,620 are held by Vantage Lc. Parsons Cap Mngmt Ri invested 0.05% of its portfolio in Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC). Creative Planning, a Kansas-based fund reported 2,000 shares.

Marathon Petroleum Corporation is engaged in refining, marketing, retail and transportation businesses in the United States and the largest east of the Mississippi. The relative volume of the stock is 0.5, while its market cap is $11.53 Billion. The North America E&P segment explores for, produces and markets crude oil and condensate, natural gas liquids (NGLs) and natural gas in North America.

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