Marathon Petroleum Corp. (MPC)

61.30
NYSE : Energy Minerals
Prev Close 62.79
Day Low/High 60.63 / 62.50
52 Wk Low/High 54.29 / 88.45
Avg Volume 6.37M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 672.65M
Market Cap 42.24B
EPS 5.40
P/E Ratio 11.89
Div & Yield 2.12 (3.07%)
Hurricane Harvey Shuts Pipeline, Ups Gasoline Prices and Prompts Reserve Release

Hurricane Harvey Shuts Pipeline, Ups Gasoline Prices and Prompts Reserve Release

The move comes as U.S. gasoline prices skyrocketed Thursday morning due to an East Coast pipeline shutdown by the nation's largest gasoline transporter, Colonial Pipeline Co.

Closing Bell: United Tech Set to Buy Rockwell Collins; Resilient Stocks Make Gains

Closing Bell: United Tech Set to Buy Rockwell Collins; Resilient Stocks Make Gains

A resilient market brushed aside earlier losses to end the day higher.

Hurricane Harvey Catastrophe to Send Profit Margins on Gas Higher - Goldman

Hurricane Harvey Catastrophe to Send Profit Margins on Gas Higher - Goldman

More than 2.2 million barrels per day of U.S. refining capacity was offline due to Hurricane Harvey.

Hurricane Harvey May Be a Good Reason to Buy Midwest, East Coast Refiners

Hurricane Harvey May Be a Good Reason to Buy Midwest, East Coast Refiners

While shut-in crude oil production is good for commodity prices, shut-in refineries will lead to a surplus of product and a lack of demand for electricity won't help.

Oil Prices Crash as Shell, Exxon Halt Production, Gulf Coast Refiners Evacuate

Oil Prices Crash as Shell, Exxon Halt Production, Gulf Coast Refiners Evacuate

Crude futures were testing morning lows shortly after 8 a.m. Thursday, despite relatively positive inventory data out of both Singapore and the U.S. suggesting the global commodity glut is subsiding.

AT&T, At Home Group, Marathon Petroleum:'Mad Money' Lightning Round

AT&T, At Home Group, Marathon Petroleum:'Mad Money' Lightning Round

Jim Cramer is bullish on AT&T, Ultra Clean Holdings, At Home Group, Marathon Petroleum.

These Stock Winners Refuse to Die: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Monday 6/19/17)

These Stock Winners Refuse to Die: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Monday 6/19/17)

This is why Jim Cramer has urged you - for years - to buy the dips and not miss the real opportunities.

Marathon Petroleum Launches $3B Share Buyback

Marathon Petroleum Launches $3B Share Buyback

The move comes as Marathon continues to face activist pressure from Elliott Management, which has called for the company to spinoff its retail gas unit, Speedway.

Marathon Petroleum Board Authorizes $3 Billion Share Buyback

Marathon Petroleum Board Authorizes $3 Billion Share Buyback

This most recent authorization is on top of its previous authorization, which had approximately $2.14 billion remaining as of March 31.

Marathon Petroleum Takes Over #34 Spot From Halliburton

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 #34 spot from Halliburton Company , according to ETF Channel.

Exxon, Chevron Shares Climb Late as Oil Rebounds Off 2017 Low

Exxon, Chevron Shares Climb Late as Oil Rebounds Off 2017 Low

An oil inventory glut that has persisted since OPEC decided to cut production pulled oil prices down temporarily Thursday, but the commodity rebounded in the late afternoon.

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.

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.

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.

TheStreet Quant Rating: B (Buy)