Most Active Stock: Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

Shares outstanding are recorded as 847.20 M and total shares floated are 845.33 M. Current ratio which is the relationship between current assets and current liabilities, indicating the liquidity of a business is calculated as 1.40.

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Cerulean Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ:CERU) is now trading with the volume of 10.69 Million. First Quadrant L P CA now owns 314,270 shares of the company's stock worth $12,756,000 after buying an additional 248,122 shares during the period.

If you look at the company's income statement over the past years, you will see that the company is constantly posting gross profit: In 2014, MPC earned gross profit of 7.12 Billion, in 2015 8.67 Billion gross profit, while in 2016 Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) produced 6.31 Billion profit. So far, analysts are sticking with their bullish recommendations with the consensus call at 1.7.

Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) opened at 49.03 on Monday. CWM LLC now owns 10,707 shares of the company's stock worth $435,000 after buying an additional 10,604 shares during the period. Independent Advisor Alliance bought a new stake in shares of Marathon Oil during the fourth quarter worth about $103,000. During the past three month period the stock dropped -17.98% and increased 2.45% in past six month.

The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO) could bring EPS of $-0.15/share.

Price Target is an important factor while doing analysis of a stock.

MARATHON OIL CORPORATION (MRO) has received mean Analyst rating of 2.50 from polled analysts at Reuters 3 Month Ago. The Average Volume of the company is 12.06 Million and P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 0, while Forward P/E ratio is 237.97. Company's distance from 20 day simple moving average is -6.99% and distance from 50-Day simple moving average is -10.59%. State Street Corp now owns 47,900,778 shares of the company's stock worth $829,173,000 after buying an additional 1,643,089 shares in the last quarter.

Earnings per share (EPS) breaks down the profitability of the company on a single share basis, and for Marathon Petroleum Corporation the EPS stands at 0.43 for the previous quarter, while the analysts predicted the EPS of the stock to be 0.26, suggesting the stock exceeded the analysts' expectations. Lee M. Tillman is another major player among company insiders, now holding 560,465 shares as of less than 0.1%, carrying a current market value of $8188393.65. BlackRock Fund Advisors now owns 16,018,028 shares of the company's stock worth $253,245,000 after buying an additional 396,801 shares in the last quarter. This represents a $1.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.94%. The ex-dividend date was Monday, February 13th.

A number of brokerages have weighed in on MPC.

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) yearly performance is 43.97% and net profit margin is -50.20%. Finally, Vetr raised Marathon Oil from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating and set a $18.01 price objective for the company in a research report on Wednesday, March 8th.

Marathon Oil Corporation is an exploration and production (E&P) company. Scotiabank's price target would suggest a potential upside of 10.14% from the company's current price.

Several sell side analysts reviewed their recommendations on Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO) where 7 analyst have rated the stock as Strong Buy, 7 analysts said it's a Buy, 14 rated the stock as Hold, 1 analysts reported Underperform and 0 analysts gave their recommendations as Sell. Additionally, UBS Downgrade its ratings on the stock to Neutral. (NYSE:DNR) shares moved to $2.27 after starting the day at $2.22. Following the completion of the purchase, the director now owns 8,776 shares in the company, valued at approximately $438,273.44.

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