Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO) Rating Increased to Strong-Buy at Vetr Inc

For this year, Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) is performing 2.88%.

On Monday January 02, 2017, Vetr Inc. released a statement on Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) bumped up the target price from $0.00 to $19.81 that suggested an upside of 0.14%. They noted that the move was a valuation call. While 6 number of analysts gave ratings for HOLD in current as compared to 2 analysts giving UNDERWEIGHT. It has been assigned a low target price of $29 and a high target price of $36.

Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE:EPD) closed up +0.24 points or 0.88% at $27.65 with 4.37 mln shares exchanging hands. Vetr lowered Anadarko Petroleum Corporation from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating and set a $80.00 price objective on the a research report on Tuesday, December 13th. Ladenburg Thalmann began coverage on shares of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation in a report on Monday, December 19th. The Stock had a 2.13 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 2 and 1.71 respectively. Three brokerages rating the company a strong buy, eight brokerages rating the company a buy, fourteen brokerages rating the company a hold, one brokerage rating the company a underperform, and finally one brokerage rating the company a sell with a 12-month price target of $17.52. The firm's market capitalization is $34.12 billion. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Marathon Oil Corporation is 1.09 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 1.23 Billion.

The stock's price switched up -1.55% 20-Days Simple Moving Average, added 8.52% from 50-Days Simple Moving Average and rose 22.88% from 200 Days Simple Moving Average.

Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October 27th.

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Marathon Oil Corporation and for the current quarter 24 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $-0.15/share. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 2,242,180 shares of the oil and gas development company's stock valued at $104,425,000 after buying an additional 135,608 shares during the last quarter.

Anadarko Petroleum Corp. had a negative net margin of 50.51% and a negative return on equity of 10.73%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 7.1% on a year-over-year basis. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $-0.48. Equities analysts predict that Anadarko Petroleum Corporation will post ($3.07) earnings per share for the current year.

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The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, December 28th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 16th were paid a dividend of $0.36 per share. The ex-dividend date was Monday, December 12th. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.15%. Anadarko Petroleum Corporation's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently -2.68%. The number of shares now owned by investors are 561.95 mln.

Shares of Anadarko Petroleum Corp. The Stock now has a Weekly Volatility of 3.04% and Monthly Volatility of 2.98%.

Marathon Oil Corporation on 11/02/2016 reported its EPS as $-0.11 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $-0.2. Kanaly Trust Co raised its stake in Marathon Oil Corporation by 1.6% in the second quarter. Anchor Capital Advisors LLC now owns 860,323 shares of the oil and gas development company's stock valued at $45,812,000 after buying an additional 497,241 shares during the last quarter. Cornerstone Advisors Inc. boosted its position in shares of Marathon Petroleum Corporation by 23.8% in the third quarter. The number of shares now owned by investors are 2.09 bln.

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (Anadarko) is an independent exploration and production company. The N.A. E&P segment explores for, produces and markets crude oil and condensate, natural gas liquids (NGLs) and natural gas in North America.



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