NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Marathon Petroleum (NYSE: MPC) is tomorrow, February 14, 2014. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 42 cents per share. At a price of $85 as of 9:50 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2%. The average volume for Marathon has been 3.8 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Marathon has a market cap of $25.42 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 8.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Marathon Petroleum Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in refining, transporting, and marketing petroleum products primarily in the United States. It operates through Refining & Marketing, Speedway, and Pipeline Transportation segments.
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