Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) went up by 3.62% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $10.60. The company’s stock price has collected 8.00% of gains in the last five trading sessions. MarketWatch.com reported on 02/19/21 that Marathon Oil Corp. stock outperforms market on strong trading day
Is It Worth Investing in Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE :MRO) Right Now?
Plus, the 36-month beta value for MRO is at 3.34. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 11 analysts out of 29 who provided ratings for Marathon Oil Corporation declared the stock was a “buy,” while 2 rated the stock as “overweight,” 13 rated it as “hold,” and 2 as “sell.”
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The average price from analysts is $9.61, which is -$0.13 below the current price. MRO currently public float of 787.30M and currently shorts hold a 6.99% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of MRO was 28.44M shares.
MRO’s Market Performance
MRO stocks went up by 8.00% for the week, with a monthly jump of 9.63% and a quarterly performance of 71.82%, while its annual performance rate touched -7.80%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 4.99% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 5.80% for Marathon Oil Corporation. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 14.39% for MRO stocks with a simple moving average of 59.06% for the last 200 days.
MRO Trading at 23.40% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought MRO to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -10.85% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 5.80%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 4.99%, as shares surge +14.55% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +41.26% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, MRO rose by +8.00%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +70.89% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $8.32. In addition, Marathon Oil Corporation saw 41.68% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at MRO starting from WAGNER PATRICK, who purchase 15,000 shares at the price of $3.31 back on Mar 31. After this action, WAGNER PATRICK now owns 223,314 shares of Marathon Oil Corporation, valued at $49,658 using the latest closing price.
TILLMAN LEE M, the Chairman, President and CEO of Marathon Oil Corporation, purchase 28,600 shares at $3.62 during a trade that took place back on Mar 24, which means that TILLMAN LEE M is holding 1,137,230 shares at $103,406 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for MRO
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +10.53 for the present operating margin
- +23.70 for the gross margin
The net margin for Marathon Oil Corporation stands at +9.48. The total capital return value is set at 3.00, while invested capital returns managed to touch 2.71. Equity return is now at value -9.80, with -5.90 for asset returns.
Based on Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO), the company’s capital structure generated 46.98 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 31.96. Total debt to assets is 28.20, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 46.14. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 31.40.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 3.13, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.36. The receivables turnover for the company is 4.60 and the total asset turnover is 0.24. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.22.