4. As of noon trading, Marathon Oil ( MRO) is up $0.44 (1.5%) to $30.30 on average volume Thus far, 2.9 million shares of Marathon Oil exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 6.8 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $29.71-$30.40 after having opened the day at $29.88 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $29.86. Marathon Oil Corporation operates as an energy company worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Exploration and Production, Oil Sands Mining, and Integrated Gas. Marathon Oil has a market cap of $21.1 billion and is part of the energy industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.7, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 2.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Marathon Oil a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Marathon Oil as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance and attractive valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Marathon Oil Ratings Report now.