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Bw Gestao De Investimentos Ltda decreased its stake in Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) by 81.27% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. The company has market cap of $1.16 billion. Morgan Stanley raised shares of Marathon Oil Corporation from an underweight rating to an equal weight rating and reduced their price target for the company from $17.00 to $14.00 in a research report on Wednesday, June 21st. The company has market cap of $29.10 billion. The company's stock had a trading volume of 7,477,768 shares. Mirae Asset Global Ltd stated it has 7,174 shares.
Analysts await Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) to report earnings on October, 26. It has outperformed by 29.50% the S&P500. For the next fiscal year, analysts anticipate that the business will report earnings of $3.37 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $1.04 to $5.05. INTC's profit would be $3.76B giving it 12.53 P/E if the $0.80 EPS is correct. The Wilen Investment Management Corp holds 38,148 shares with $1.98 million value, up from 29,048 last quarter.
Another recent and important Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) news was published by Globenewswire.com which published an article titled: "Marathon Oil Provides Post Harvey Operational Update" on October 03, 2017. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, sixteen have given a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Therefore 67% are positive.
10/06/2017 - Marathon Petroleum Corporation was upgraded to "buy" by analysts at Edward Jones. The firm has "Buy" rating by KLR Group given on Tuesday, June 7. As per Friday, July 21, the company rating was maintained by Citigroup. The firm has "Overweight" rating by Barclays Capital given on Monday, January 11. Palmer C. Michael sold $237,696 worth of Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) on Thursday, May 18.
09/02/2016 - Marathon Petroleum Corporation had its "outperform" rating reiterated by analysts at Credit Suisse. RBC Capital Markets maintained Colliers International Group Inc (NASDAQ:CIGI) rating on Wednesday, October 28. On Thursday, May 25 the stock rating was maintained by PiperJaffray with "Overweight". The rating was downgraded by Bank of America to "Neutral" on Monday, August 24. The stock of Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) has "Strong Buy" rating given on Monday, October 31 by Raymond James.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.05 in 2017 Q2. The stock increased 1.38% or $0.19 on October 20, reaching $13.93. It fall, as 53 investors sold MPC shares while 274 reduced holdings.
Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company.
Analysts predict that Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) will post earnings per share (EPS) of $1.46 for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Inv Ser Inc Wi invested in 36,922 shares. After $1.03 actual EPS reported by Marathon Petroleum Corp for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 17.48% EPS growth. Bb&T Securities Llc invested in 0.07% or 87,623 shares.
Among 19 analysts covering Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC), 14 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold.
The company is up since yesterday's close of 57.1. Ar Asset Mgmt invested in 3.13% or 103,406 shares.
Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, July 27th. Stifel Nicolaus set a $10.00 price target on shares of Marathon Oil Corporation and gave the company a hold rating in a research report on Thursday, October 5th. First Interstate Fincl Bank invested in 2,376 shares or 0.03% of the stock. Grt Capital Partners holds 25,901 shares or 0.79% of its portfolio. Janney Capital Management Lc owns 8,614 shares. Price T Rowe Associates Inc Md has 0.08% invested in Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) for 8.95M shares. State Street reported 74.12 million shares.
According to Impax Laboratories, Inc.'s Insider ownership is at 1.00%. It also increased its holding in Carlyle Group/The (NASDAQ:CG) by 75,741 shares in the quarter, for a total of 89,640 shares, and has risen its stake in Nucor Corp (NYSE:NUE).
Since May 18, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 insider sales for $1.81 million activity. Goldman Sachs Group Inc assumed coverage on shares of Marathon Oil Corporation in a research report on Wednesday, June 28th.
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07/05/2017 - Marathon Oil Corporation was upgraded to "buy" by analysts at Citigroup. EPZM's SI was 6.64M shares in October as released by FINRA.