Stocks News Roundup: Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR)


Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) added 15.26% and closed its last session at $33.91. The stock has the market capitalization of $5.84 Billion with the total outstanding shares of 172.2 Million. Murphy Oil Corporation. has Analysts’ Mean Recommendation of 2.97 between the scale of 1 to 5 (1 represents Strong Buy and 5 means Sell). The stock currently has P/E of 0 for trailing twelve months while its Forward P/E is 84.99.

Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) touched its 52-Week High of $37.48 on Apr 28, 2016 while it’s 52-Week Low of $14.3 on Jan 20, 2016. The company currently has Return on Assets of -7.4 percent, Return on Equity of -15.4% and Return on Investment of -28.9 percent. The stock currently showing Weekly Volatility of 4.54%% and Monthly Volatility of 4.47% Percent with Average True Range of 1.6 and Beta of 2.09.

The 19 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Murphy Oil Corp have a median target of 30.00, with a high estimate of 42.00 and a low estimate of 17.00. The median estimate represents a -11.53% decrease from the last price of 33.91.

Press Release:

The Company on 21 November based in Johannesburg, and focused on engineering and construction in global oil & gas, metals & minerals and power & water markets, today declared that their 16 November 2016 presentation from Group Chief Executive, Henry Laas, is now available for on-demand viewing in the dbVIC Deutsche Bank American Depositary Receipt (ADR) Virtual Investor Conference.

Company Profile:

Murphy Oil Corporation is a worldwide oil and gas exploration and production company with refining and marketing operations in the United States and the United Kingdom and crude oil transportation and trading operations in Canada.