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%)
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.

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.

17 Potentially Oversold Dividend Stocks

There’s been success in buying laggards such as these in the past following institutional tax-loss selling.

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.

TheStreet Quant Rating: B (Buy)