Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC)

49.44
0.62 1.24
NYSE : Basic Materials
Prev Close 50.06
Open 49.93
Day Low/High 49.16 / 50.58
52 Wk Low/High 29.24 / 53.23
Volume 6.29M
Avg Volume 6.48M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 527.82M
Market Cap 26.21B
EPS 5.30
P/E Ratio 23.20
Div & Yield 1.44 (2.90%)

Latest News

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.

Cramer: 3 Industries That Can Beat the Tweets Under Trump

Cramer: 3 Industries That Can Beat the Tweets Under Trump

A month after the election, we seem to be chipping away at the supposed winners.

OPEC Announcement Is a 'Swing Factor' for S&P 500 Energy Earnings

OPEC Announcement Is a 'Swing Factor' for S&P 500 Energy Earnings

Following the OPEC agreement, Jefferies says investors should raise their weightings in the S&P 500 energy sector.

Ranking the Activists for Proxy Season 2016

Ranking the Activists for Proxy Season 2016

We recount the successes and failures of the biggest names in the activism game.

Jim Cramer's Top Takeaways: PVH, Marathon Petroleum

Jim Cramer's Top Takeaways: PVH, Marathon Petroleum

The CEOs of PVH and Marathon tell Jim Cramer they're seeing gains following the election.

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Investors See Washington Going Pro-Business

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Investors See Washington Going Pro-Business

Jim Cramer remains a fan of industrials, transports, banks and domestic oil producers.

Can't Keep This Market Down; Not Too Late to Get In: Jim Cramer's Best Blogs

Can't Keep This Market Down; Not Too Late to Get In: Jim Cramer's Best Blogs

Jim Cramer ponders how this market simply can't stay down and also discusses how it isn't too late to get in.

Elliott's Singer Launches Breakup Campaign at Marathon Petroleum

Elliott's Singer Launches Breakup Campaign at Marathon Petroleum

The insurgent fund launches a campaign urging the energy company to create three separate public businesses as a proxy fight deadline looms.

Marathon Petroleum Comments On Elliott Management Statements

Marathon Petroleum Comments On Elliott Management Statements

Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) today issued the following statement regarding the letter and presentation released by Elliott Management to MPC's Board of Directors.

Marathon Petroleum Shares Spike On Elliott Breakup Campaign

Marathon Petroleum Shares Spike On Elliott Breakup Campaign

The activist investor launched a campaign urging Marathon Petroleum to consider creating three separate businesses from its refining operations, midstream business and its Speedway gasoline and convenience store operations.

Marathon Petroleum Takes Over #113 Spot From Southwest Airlines

Marathon Petroleum Takes Over #113 Spot From Southwest Airlines

In a study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages, for the underlying components of the S&P 500, Marathon Petroleum Corp. has taken over the #113 spot from Southwest Airlines Co , according to ETF Channel.

Trump's Presidency Already Has Solar, Utilities Stocks Reeling

Trump's Presidency Already Has Solar, Utilities Stocks Reeling

Renewable energy players took a beating in pre-market trading Wednesday, while fossil fuels focused companies, which are not expected to be widely affected by a Trump presidency, were also slipping.

Energy Investors Appear Relieved That Clinton Has Been Cleared - Again

Energy Investors Appear Relieved That Clinton Has Been Cleared - Again

The S&P 500's Monday morning gains did not skip over oil and gas stocks, as Hillary Clinton's pragmatism might be just what the doctor ordered for a rebounding energy sector.

Energy Sector Down After the Energy Information Administration reported Oil Inventory Build-up

Energy Sector Down After the Energy Information Administration reported Oil Inventory Build-up

Oil prices tanked today after the U.S. Energy Information Administration reported strong inventory build-up.

2 Oil Stocks Filled With Promise

2 Oil Stocks Filled With Promise

Carrizo Oil & Gas (CRZ) and Marathon Petroleum (MPC) both have significant room for growth, and Marathon offers a healthy dividend yield.

Why Marathon Petroleum (MPC) Stock Is Down Today

Why Marathon Petroleum (MPC) Stock Is Down Today

Marathon Petroleum (MPC) reported third-quarter results and has hired advisers to help evaluate its options for its master limited partnership.

Oil's Gone Up, But What About Bonds?

That appeared to spur today's bigger fuss.

Gas Refiners Are Still Drowning in Surplus

Gas Refiners Are Still Drowning in Surplus

Traders are seeing an opportunity in refiners, but data suggest margins could continue to be squeezed.

Gas Glut to Weigh on Refiners Until Inventories Find Equilibrium

Gas Glut to Weigh on Refiners Until Inventories Find Equilibrium

Traders are seeing an opportunity in refiners, but data suggest margins could continued to be squeezed.

Williams Cos. Appoints Directors as It Executes Strategic Turnaround

Williams Cos. Appoints Directors as It Executes Strategic Turnaround

The new directors all have experience leading large publicly traded companies, which Corvex Management had criticized Williams for lacking.

Corvex's Keith Meister Offers up 10 Employees to Williams' Board

Corvex's Keith Meister Offers up 10 Employees to Williams' Board

The nominees will serve as placeholders until the activist hedge fund identifies actual candidates for the proxy contest, which Williams criticized as distracting and costly.

Marathon Petroleum (MPC) Stock Receives 'Buy' Rating at Jefferies

Marathon Petroleum (MPC) Stock Receives 'Buy' Rating at Jefferies

Marathon Petroleum (MPC) stock coverage was started with a 'buy' rating and $48 price target at Jefferies.

Couche-Tard Agrees to Pick up CST for $4.4B

Couche-Tard Agrees to Pick up CST for $4.4B

The transaction is expected to strengthen the buyer's position in the southeastern U.S. and along the East Coast.

Activist investors Jana, Corvex build stakes in Marathon Petroleum

Activist investors Jana, Corvex build stakes in Marathon Petroleum

Is it a value play given the drop in refining stocks -- or could Barry Rosenstein and Keith Meister be looking to agitate for change?

EIA Says Crude Inventories Down Sending Oil Futures, Stocks Soaring

EIA Says Crude Inventories Down Sending Oil Futures, Stocks Soaring

The Department of Energy agency said at 521 million barrels, U.S. crude oil inventories remain at historically high levels for this time of year.

Is CST Brands Too Big a Bite for Circle K Owner?

Is CST Brands Too Big a Bite for Circle K Owner?

The buyer announced in March it would shell out $1.3 billion for Imperial Oil's Ontario and Quebec retail stations, and a potential $4 billion deal would be its largest yet.

Analysts' Actions -- Coach, SunPower, Wayfair, Yelp and More

Analysts' Actions -- Coach, SunPower, Wayfair, Yelp and More

Here are Wednesday's top research calls, including upgrades for Coach and Yelp, and downgrades for SunPower and Wayfair.