Marathon Petroleum Corp. (MPC): Price and Financial Metrics

Marathon Petroleum Corp. (MPC): $67.21

0.38 (+0.57%)

POWR Rating

Component Grades














  • MPC scores best on the Momentum dimension, with a Momentum rank ahead of 89.14% of US stocks.
  • MPC's strongest trending metric is Quality; it's been moving up over the last 52 weeks.
  • MPC's current lowest rank is in the Stability metric (where it is better than 27.36% of US stocks).

MPC Stock Summary

  • MPC has a higher market value than 93.54% of US stocks; more precisely, its current market capitalization is $42,651,051,556.
  • MPC's current price/earnings ratio is 5.56, which is higher than just 6.67% of US stocks with positive earnings.
  • MPC's price/sales ratio is 0.48; that's higher than the P/S ratio of merely 8.94% of US stocks.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Marathon Petroleum Corp are LVS, BLL, PSX, RSG, and RYAAY.
  • Visit MPC's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

MPC Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Energy stock, MPC's price/sales ratio is 73.33% lower, now standing at 0.4.
  • MPC's price/earnings ratio has moved down 16.5 over the prior 124 months.
  • Over the past 124 months, MPC's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.2.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for MPC.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
MPC 2021-09-03 0.4 1.3 4.8 6.5
MPC 2021-09-02 0.4 1.3 4.8 6.5
MPC 2021-09-01 0.4 1.3 4.8 6.4
MPC 2021-08-31 0.4 1.3 4.9 6.6
MPC 2021-08-30 0.4 1.3 4.9 6.5
MPC 2021-08-27 0.4 1.3 5.0 6.6

MPC Growth Metrics

  • The 5 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at 49.96%.
  • Its 3 year price growth rate is now at 37.27%.
  • Its 2 year revenue growth rate is now at 54.28%.
MPC's revenue has moved down $31,834,000,000 over the prior 15 months.

The table below shows MPC's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-06-30 88,444 4,483 7,669
2021-03-31 73,815 3,641 -834
2020-12-31 69,032 2,419 -9,826
2020-09-30 88,134 3,500 -9,668
2020-06-30 101,788 4,966 -7,687
2020-03-31 120,278 7,050 -6,590

MPC's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • MPC has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 78.9% of graded US stocks.
  • MPC's asset turnover comes in at 1.01 -- ranking 13th of 137 Petroleum and Natural Gas stocks.
  • RES, REPX, and NEX are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with MPC.

The table below shows MPC's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 1.010 0.071 0.092
2021-03-31 0.867 0.069 0.003
2020-12-31 0.812 0.048 -0.116
2020-09-30 0.997 0.086 -0.108
2020-06-30 1.108 0.104 -0.079
2020-03-31 1.266 0.110 -0.068

MPC Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of MPC, see our MPC price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $69.64 Average Broker Recommendation 1.41 (Moderate Buy)

MPC Stock Price Chart Interactive Chart >

Price chart for MPC

MPC Price/Volume Stats

Current price $67.21 52-week high $67.92
Prev. close $66.83 52-week low $26.77
Day low $65.78 Volume 5,194,800
Day high $67.35 Avg. volume 6,316,749
50-day MA $60.46 Dividend yield 3.47%
200-day MA $56.41 Market Cap 42.89B

Marathon Petroleum Corp. (MPC) Company Bio

In 1887, several small oil companies combined to form The Ohio Oil Company, from which Marathon Petroleum Corp evolved. Marathon is in the oil & gas sector and the company is engaged in refining, marketing, retail, and transportation of petroleum products in the United States. The company operates thirteen oil refineries in twelve states, making it the nation’s largest oil refining system in the United States. Marathon’s refining system has the capacity to process 2.9 million barrels of crude per day. The company also operates the Marathon and Arco retail gas stations, with over 7,100 locations throughout the lower 48 states and Alaska. Michael J. Hennigan serves as President and Chief Executive Officer and the company is headquartered in Finlay, Ohio.

MPC Latest News Stream

Event/Time News Detail
Loading, please wait...

MPC Latest Social Stream

Loading social stream, please wait...

View Full MPC Social Stream

Latest MPC News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Marathon Petroleum Corp that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate MPC as an investment opportunity.

California county says Marathon, Phillips projects may need to shrink due to environmental impact

California's Contra Costa County said on Friday that oil refiners Marathon Petroleum and Phillips 66 may need to reduce capacity of proposed renewable plants by about 50% and 20% respectively to mitigate environmental impact. The two petroleum refiners are planning to convert oil refineries in the San Francisco-area county to produce transportation fuel from feedstocks such as soybean oil and animal fats that produce less greenhouse gas emissions.

Yahoo | October 15, 2021

Marathon Petroleum (NYSE:MPC) delivers shareholders stellar 128% return over 1 year, surging 3.8% in the last week alone

When you buy shares in a company, there is always a risk that the price drops to zero. But if you pick the right...

Yahoo | October 14, 2021

How Investors Can Grab Better Returns for Oils and Energy Using the Zacks ESP Screener

Finding stocks expected to beat quarterly earnings estimates becomes an easier task with our Zacks Earnings ESP.

Yahoo | October 8, 2021

Video Shows Oil Gushing Out of Gaping Hole in Texas Refinery

The leak was reported at Marathon Petroleum''s Galveston Bay Refinery in Texas City.

Newsweek | October 7, 2021

Marathon Texas Refinery Works to Contain Day-Old Oil Leak

(Bloomberg) -- Marathon Petroleum Corp.’s huge oil refinery on the Texas Gulf Coast continues to try to contain a crude leak more than 24 hours after crude began gushing from a storage tank on site, a regulatory filing from the company showed.Most Read from BloombergHow Singapore's $50 Billion Financial District Will Change After Covid-19Before Interstates, America Got Around on InterurbansLeft-Wing Rage Threatens a Wall Street Haven in Latin AmericaAmazon Delivery Partners Rage Against the Mach

Yahoo | October 7, 2021

Read More 'MPC' Stories Here

MPC Price Returns

1-mo 16.20%
3-mo 27.05%
6-mo 29.30%
1-year 144.03%
3-year 3.50%
5-year 83.82%
YTD 67.62%
2020 -27.38%
2019 6.05%
2018 -8.23%
2017 34.78%
2016 0.72%

MPC Dividends

Ex-Dividend Date Type Payout Amount Change
Loading, please wait...
View Full MPC Dividend History

Continue Researching MPC

Want to see what other sources are saying about Marathon Petroleum Corp's financials and stock price? Try the links below:

Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Stock Price | Nasdaq
Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Stock Quote, History and News - Yahoo Finance
Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Stock Price and Basic Information | MarketWatch

Get Free Updates

Join thousands of investors who get the latest news, insights and top rated picks from!

Page generated in 0.9556 seconds.