Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 78.16% of the company's stock. Wetherby Asset Management Inc. boosted its position in shares of Marathon Oil by 0.3% in the fourth quarter. BofA/Merrill had a markedly different take on 11/05/2017, proposing that Marathon Oil Corporation is now considered Neutral versus prior Buy rating. Marathon Petroleum Corp comprises approximately 1.3% of Town & Country Bank & Trust CO dba First Bankers Trust CO's holdings, making the stock its 26th largest position. The average numbers of shares are traded in a security per day, during the recent 3-month period. Gam Ag holds 0.1% of its portfolio in Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) for 326,446 shares. Narrowing in a bit closer, the 5 month price index is 0.76489, the 3 month is 0.89539, and the 1 month is now 0.90069. Finally, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp boosted its position in shares of Marathon Oil by 7.2% in the third quarter. About 5.15 million shares traded.
In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of 15.2% per annum. The price index is calculated by dividing the current share price by the share price ten months ago. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has declined 10.88% since October 6, 2016 and is downtrending. 13,889,285 shares of the company's stock were exchanged.
On the other hand, Marathon Oil Corporation by far traveled 21.26% versus a 1-year low price of $12.11.
Over the short term, some market observers may have noticed that Marathon Oil Corporation has a 5.29% short float with 15 days to cover. The stock has earnings growth of 0.00% yoy and showed a low EPS growth of -15.80% over the past five years. Marathon Oil had a negative net margin of 32.98% and a negative return on equity of 4.91%. The business had revenue of $1.07 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.29 billion. D E Shaw And Incorporated reported 1,976 shares or 0% of all its holdings. The stock ended last trade at $33.01 a share and the price is up more than 3.66% so far this year. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, May 17th will be paid a $0.05 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Monday, May 15th. This represents a $1.44 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.72%. Their payout ratio is 82.00%.
Over the past 50 days, Marathon Petroleum Corporation stock's -1.07% off of the high and 10.23% removed from the low. Scotiabank reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $25.00 price target on shares of Marathon Oil in a research note on Wednesday, March 22nd.
Heading into the stock price potential, Malibu Boats, Inc. needs to grow just 1.05% to cross its median price target of $23. The recommendation scale measures the value from 1 to 5, where 1 means "Strong Buy" and 5 stands for "Sell". Marathon Oil now has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $19.26.
Amica Mutual Insurance Co. held its position in Marathon Oil Co. The Firm operates through three divisions: North America E&P, worldwide E&P and Oil Sands Mining. The North America E&P segment explores for, produces and markets crude oil and condensate, natural gas liquids (NGLs) and natural gas in North America.
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