Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC)

52.82
0.37 0.71
NYSE : Basic Materials
Prev Close 52.45
Open 52.42
Day Low/High 52.24 / 52.87
52 Wk Low/High 32.02 / 54.59
Volume 3.84M
Avg Volume 4.48M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 518.74M
Market Cap 27.56B
EPS 2.20
P/E Ratio 23.30
Div & Yield 1.44 (2.70%)

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Ring the Register With These Upcoming Spinoffs

Ring the Register With These Upcoming Spinoffs

Numerous studies show that corporate carve outs deliver robust returns.

Oil Prices Pare Gains as U.S. Pushes Production, Adding 17 Rigs

Oil Prices Pare Gains as U.S. Pushes Production, Adding 17 Rigs

The oil rig count climbs by 17 this week, while gas producers did not bring any additional rigs online.

Marathon Petroleum Needs Some Rest

Marathon Petroleum Needs Some Rest

The stock rallied for much of last year.

Marathon Petroleum Shares Sink Despite Solid Fourth Quarter

Marathon Petroleum Shares Sink Despite Solid Fourth Quarter

The refiner reported earnings of 43 cents a share on revenue of $17.3 billion for the fiscal fourth quarter, surpassing analysts' estimates.

Marathon Petroleum Speeding up Asset Transfer, Beats Fourth-Quarter Estimates

Marathon Petroleum Speeding up Asset Transfer, Beats Fourth-Quarter Estimates

The Ohio-based refiner posts strong fourth-quarter results, noting that OPEC's production cuts should boost oil prices throughout the year.

John Fox, Co-Founder Of MarkWest Hydrocarbon, Reaffirms Stance Against Marathon Petroleum Corporation's Proposed January 3, 2017 Plan And Offers Additional Support For A Growth Plan That Provides Immediate Uplift In Value For MPC Shareholders

-Our simple and less risky plan puts us on a growth path to value creation and immediate uplift in value for MPC shareholders ranging between $20-$30 per share

Tech, Energy and Financial Stocks Are Set to Reap Highest Returns for Investors in 2017

Tech, Energy and Financial Stocks Are Set to Reap Highest Returns for Investors in 2017

Investors seeking less volatility can reap better returns in 2017 by allocating funds in sectors such as technology, biotech, energy and financials, which should generate above average performance.

Home Depot, Marathon Petroleum, Huntsman: 'Mad Money' Lightning Round

Home Depot, Marathon Petroleum, Huntsman: 'Mad Money' Lightning Round

Jim Cramer likes Home Depot and prefers Schlumberger to SeaDrill Limited.

Investors Need a Strong Stomach as Trump Tweets: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Tuesday 1/17/17)

Investors Need a Strong Stomach as Trump Tweets: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Tuesday 1/17/17)

Crosscurrents are disruptive, and today's selloff demonstrates why investors need conviction -- and a strong stomach, says Jim Cramer.

Elliott's Singer Shifts Marathon Campaign From Private to Public

Elliott's Singer Shifts Marathon Campaign From Private to Public

The activist was already privately agitating when the oil and natural gas refiner announced it was planning to drop its midstream business into its master limited partnership over three years.

John Fox, Co-Founder Of MarkWest Hydrocarbon, Issues Open Letter To The Board Of Directors Of Marathon Petroleum Corporation Against MPC's Proposed January 3, 2017 Plan And Offers New Plan

John Fox, Co-Founder Of MarkWest Hydrocarbon, Issues Open Letter To The Board Of Directors Of Marathon Petroleum Corporation Against MPC's Proposed January 3, 2017 Plan And Offers New Plan

-Accelerated "dropdown" of refining assets hurts long-term MPC value and vastly diminishes growth prospects at MPLX that results in increased cost of capital

Nasdaq Hits Records Even as Crude Selloff Sours Rest of Market

Nasdaq Hits Records Even as Crude Selloff Sours Rest of Market

A selloff in crude oil proves another roadblock in the Dow Jones Industrial Average's pursuit of 20,000.

Dow Steps Back From 20,000 as Crude Selloff Weighs on Energy Sector

Dow Steps Back From 20,000 as Crude Selloff Weighs on Energy Sector

Stocks trade mostly lower Monday with the Dow Jones Industrial Average taking a pause in its race toward 20,000.

Facebook, General Motors, Ford: Jim Cramer's Views

Facebook, General Motors, Ford: Jim Cramer's Views

Cramer shares his views on the bull market, and also points out something you may have missed.

Cramer: You May Not Have Noticed, but Oil and Energy Stocks Decoupled

Cramer: You May Not Have Noticed, but Oil and Energy Stocks Decoupled

There are lots of talks about mergers and takeovers taking place behind the scenes.

Dow's Attempt at 20,000 Fades as Crude Reverses Course

Dow's Attempt at 20,000 Fades as Crude Reverses Course

The Dow Jones Industrial Average's march to 20,000 proves a challenge in the new year as stocks more than halve earlier gains by Tuesday afternoon.

Marathon Petroleum Set for Short-Term Pullback

Marathon Petroleum Set for Short-Term Pullback

But once shares complete a pullback, they should resume their uptrend in the weeks ahead.

Jim Cramer Says Activist Pressures Marathon Petroleum to Make Changes

Jim Cramer Says Activist Pressures Marathon Petroleum to Make Changes

TheStreet's Jim Cramer says pressure from activist investor Elliott Management has forced Marathon Petroleum to make changes a lot faster than he initially thought it would take.

Jim Cramer -- Elliott Is Making Marathon Petroleum Even Better

Jim Cramer -- Elliott Is Making Marathon Petroleum Even Better

Elliott Management's stake in Marathon Petroleum is making a great company even better, Cramer said.

What to Watch: Expect More Boards to Add Activist-Backed Directors in 2017

What to Watch: Expect More Boards to Add Activist-Backed Directors in 2017

Look for few large-cap acquisition targets, many small-capitalization fights and a lot of insurgent-driven M&A in 2017.

'Mad Money' Lightning Round: Cramer Is Bullish on Nucor, EOG Resources, Mattel

'Mad Money' Lightning Round: Cramer Is Bullish on Nucor, EOG Resources, Mattel

Nucor has more room to run than AK Steel, and Jim Cramer prefers Freeport-McMoRan to Rio Tinto.

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Think You Missed the Trump Rally?

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Think You Missed the Trump Rally?

This rally is more sustainable than many people think, says Jim Cramer.

Activist Investing and Campaigns Against Companies Could Increase in 2017

Activist Investing and Campaigns Against Companies Could Increase in 2017

Companies like Marathon Petroleum and Chipotle could feel more pressure from activists in 2017.

Jim Cramer's Top Takeaways: Marathon Petroleum, Salesforce, Facebook, Cimarex Energy

Jim Cramer's Top Takeaways: Marathon Petroleum, Salesforce, Facebook, Cimarex Energy

Cramer says Salesforce and Facebook are worth buying and he's optimistic about Cimarex Energy.

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Here's What You Should Watch Next Week

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Here's What You Should Watch Next Week

The market's an Energizer bunny and it's been a remarkable five weeks, Cramer says.

Analysts' Actions -- Best Buy, Humana, Kellogg, Marathon, 3M and More

Analysts' Actions -- Best Buy, Humana, Kellogg, Marathon, 3M and More

Here are Wednesday's top research calls, including upgrades for Best Buy, Marathon Petroleum and 3M, and downgrades for Humana and Kellogg.

Marathon Petroleum Stock Could Surge -- Here's Why

Marathon Petroleum Stock Could Surge -- Here's Why

Shares of this oil refiner could be poised for gains in the months ahead, thanks to pressure from an activist investor.