Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) Analyst Recommendation

The Wilen Investment Management Corp holds 38,148 shares with $1.98 million value, up from 29,048 last quarter. Marathon Oil Corp now has $11.84B valuation. The stock increased 0.69% or $0.4 on October 20, reaching $57.49. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $1.07 earnings per share. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has risen 14.05% since October 20, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.77% the S&P500.

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But it's not just selling activity that is creating investor interest in MRO; over the last several weeks, several insiders have bought shares. (NASDAQ:CSCO). Swiss Bank & Trust holds 0.69% or 18.56M shares. With 483,100 avg volume, 14 days are for Epizyme Incorporated (NASDAQ:EPZM)'s short sellers to cover EPZM's short positions. It closed at $17.05 lastly. It has underperformed by 0.74% the S&P500. Seven investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, twelve have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. Therefore 59% are positive. Morgan Stanley maintained it with "Equal-Weight" rating and $15 target in Wednesday, October 18 report. The firm has "Hold" rating by FBR Capital given on Tuesday, July 11.

FT reports, The 13 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Melrose Industries PLC have a median target of 260.00, with a high estimate of 290.00 and a low estimate of 220.00. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with "Neutral" on Monday, August 22. FBR Capital maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Tuesday, June 27 report. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the shares of MHLD in report on Thursday, June 8 with "Buy" rating. The stock has "Buy" rating by Zacks on Tuesday, August 25. (NYSE:CGI) earned "Outperform" rating by Cowen & Co on Friday, October 30. Envestnet Asset Management reported 0.01% in Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC). The dividend payment was $0.360 per share for the quarter which is $1.44 annualized. Its up 0.14, from 1.04 in 2017Q1. It dropped, as 53 investors sold MPC shares while 274 reduced holdings. 24 funds opened positions while 51 raised stakes. Manufacturers Life The holds 983,616 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Biltmore Wealth Ltd Liability Corporation has 8,078 shares for 0.48% of their portfolio. Moreover, Teachers Retirement System Of The State Of Kentucky has 0% invested in Maiden Holdings, Ltd. (NASDAQ:MHLD). Capital Investment Advisors LLC now owns 6,420 shares of the oil and gas company's stock worth $336,000 after acquiring an additional 19 shares in the last quarter. Cap City Tru Fl holds 4,720 shares or 0.1% of its portfolio. 53,714 were reported by Texas Permanent School Fund. Parkside Bankshares & reported 288 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. New York-based Highbridge Cap Mngmt Ltd has invested 0.15% in Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC). Sns Fincl Gp Ltd has 130,000 shares for 0.11% of their portfolio.

According to Impax Laboratories, Inc.'s Insider ownership is at 1.00%. Parallel Advisors LLC now owns 6,339 shares of the oil and gas company's stock worth $355,000 after acquiring an additional 36 shares in the last quarter. Quantbot Techs Limited Partnership holds 0.05% or 40,765 shares in its portfolio. Monetary Management Grp owns 700 shares. It now has negative earnings. It operates through two divisions: Diversified Reinsurance and AmTrust Reinsurance. BidaskClub downgraded Marathon Petroleum Corporation from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research report on Saturday, August 19th. Therefore 74% are positive. On Friday, April 29 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Top Pick".

Among 32 analysts covering Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO), 11 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 19 Hold. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has risen 14.05% since October 22, 2016 and is uptrending. The rating was downgraded by Bank of America to "Neutral" on Monday, August 24. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Thursday, July 14 with "Overweight". The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Monday, May 15 by Credit Suisse. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy" on Monday, July 11.

03/10/2017 - FBR Capital Markets began new coverage on Marathon Oil Corporation giving the company a "outperform" rating. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the shares of CGI in report on Tuesday, January 12 with "Overweight" rating. Moreover, Fishman Jay A Mi has 0% invested in Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC). Its down 0.03, from 1.08 in 2017Q1.

Douglas Lane & Associates, LLC reports that it lowered its position in Marathon Petroleum Corporation by 31,545 shares in its quarterly SEC filing. CGOV Asset Management raised its position in Marathon Petroleum Corporation by 30.0% during the 1st quarter. The value of the investment in Marathon Petroleum Corporation went from $1,920,000 to $4,457,000 increasing 132.1% for the reporting period. Profund Advsrs Limited Liability Corp has invested 0.07% in Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC). Ubs Asset Mgmt Americas has 2.33M shares. New Mexico Educational Retirement Board reported 78,971 shares.

Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO) tinted loss of -0.22% (-0.03 points) to US$13.74. Boston Prns reported 1.77M shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. British Columbia Inv Management stated it has 348,199 shares. Howard Weil maintained Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) on Thursday, February 4 with "Sector Outperform" rating. Mercer Capital Advisers Inc has 3,193 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Marathon Oil Corporation had a negative return on equity of 2.86% and a negative net margin of 140.22%.

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