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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Marathon Oil (NYSE: MRO) hit a new 52-week low Monday as it is currently trading at $21.04, below its previous 52-week low of $21.58 with 262,375 shares traded as of 9:36 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 10.7 million shares over the past 30 days. Marathon Oil has a market cap of $15.9 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 12.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Marathon Oil Corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates as an international energy company with operations in the United States, Canada, Africa, the Middle East, and Europe. It operates through three segments: Exploration and Production, Oil Sands Mining, and Integrated Gas. The company has a P/E ratio of 6.8, above the average energy industry P/E ratio of 4.7 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.