Featured Stock to See: Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)


Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) currently has a “Sell” signals on Composite indicators by TrendSpotter. While the Short-Term Technical Indicators for the stock on 7-Day Average Directional Indicator shows “Sell” signal. 10 – 8 Day Moving Average Hilo Channel shows “Buy” signal. While 20-Day Moving Average VS Current Price shows “Sell” Signal.

Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) gained 3.15 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $68.16. The stock traded with the average Volume of 3.91 Million at the end of last session.

Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) has the Market Capitalization of 34.35 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $73.53 and 52-Week Low of $47.78 and it touched its 52-week high on 01/24/18 and 52-Week Low on 04/19/17.

The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $1.03/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $0.95/share. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $0.08/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of 8.4 Percent.

Several analysts are forecasting growth estimate of Marathon Petroleum Corporation for the current quarter to be 1233.3%. Their projections for the Next Quarter growth is 75.7 percent. While for the Next 5 years, the company could expect a growth of 30.25% per annum, whereas in the past Five years Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) showed a growth of -10.88 Percent per annum.

Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 3 analysts rated Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) as Buy, 0 analysts given Outperform signal, 2 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -0.75% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 1.16% and 17.4% respectively.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 1.9%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 6.8%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 7.3%.

Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 4.01% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 3.22% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, Marathon Petroleum Corporation currently has a Weekly performance of 4.72%, monthly performance percentage is -3.7 percent, Quarterly performance is 9.58 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of 31.35% and Yearly Performance is 33.75 percent.

Company Profile:

Marathon Petroleum Corporation is engaged in refining, transporting, and marketing of petroleum products. Marathon Petroleum Corporation is headquartered in Findlay, Ohio.