Murphy Oil Corporation (MUR): Price and Financial Metrics

Murphy Oil Corporation (MUR): $44.45

-0.90 (-1.98%)

POWR Rating

Component Grades














  • Momentum is the dimension where MUR ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 96.89% of US stocks.
  • MUR's strongest trending metric is Momentum; it's been moving down over the last 177 days.
  • MUR ranks lowest in Sentiment; there it ranks in the 29th percentile.

MUR Stock Summary

  • MURPHY OIL CORP's stock had its IPO on January 1, 1986, making it an older stock than 93.53% of US equities in our set.
  • Of note is the ratio of MURPHY OIL CORP's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; merely 4.05% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • In terms of twelve month growth in earnings before interest and taxes, MURPHY OIL CORP is reporting a growth rate of -568.4%; that's higher than only 2.99% of US stocks.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to MURPHY OIL CORP, a group of peers worth examining would be RIOT, USAS, NVTA, SSRM, and ERF.
  • Visit MUR's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

MUR Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Energy stock, MUR's EV/EBIT ratio is 36.95% lower, now standing at 6.4.
  • Over the past 243 months, MUR's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.8.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for MUR.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
MUR 2023-01-13 1.8 1.4 7.0 6.4
MUR 2023-01-12 1.8 1.4 7.0 6.4
MUR 2023-01-11 1.8 1.4 6.9 6.3
MUR 2023-01-10 1.7 1.4 6.9 6.3
MUR 2023-01-09 1.8 1.4 7.0 6.4
MUR 2023-01-06 1.7 1.4 6.9 6.3

MUR Growth Metrics

    The 4 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at 3807.47%.
  • The 4 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at -53.45%.
  • Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 17.86%.
MUR's revenue has moved up $867,343,000 over the prior 33 months.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 3,696.396 1,980.606 934.049
2022-06-30 3,023.671 1,695.122 514.077
2022-03-31 2,472.257 1,522.727 100.438
2021-12-31 2,299.281 1,422.163 -73.664
2021-09-30 1,890.534 1,315.96 -414
2021-06-30 1,681.699 1,119.611 -766.009

MUR'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.
  • MUR has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 72.32% of graded US stocks.
  • MUR's asset turnover comes in at 0.16 -- ranking 117th of 136 Petroleum and Natural Gas stocks.
  • HP, PARR, and RNGR are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with MUR.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.160 0.584 -0.057
2021-03-31 0.128 0.472 -0.082
2020-12-31 0.183 0.607 -0.094
2020-09-30 0.206 0.630 -0.082
2020-06-30 0.235 0.671 0.021
2020-03-31 0.263 0.738 0.057

MUR Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of MUR, see our MUR 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 $27.15 Average Broker Recommendation 1.88 (Hold)

MUR Stock Price Chart Interactive Chart >

Price chart for MUR

MUR Price/Volume Stats

Current price $44.45 52-week high $51.28
Prev. close $45.35 52-week low $25.97
Day low $44.24 Volume 1,750,700
Day high $45.66 Avg. volume 2,030,422
50-day MA $43.60 Dividend yield 2.25%
200-day MA $39.56 Market Cap 6.91B

Murphy Oil Corporation (MUR) Company Bio

Murphy Oil explores for and produces crude oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids across the world. The company was founded in 1964 and is based in El Dorado, Arkansas.

MUR Latest News Stream

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

MUR Latest Social Stream

Loading social stream, please wait...

View Full MUR Social Stream

Latest MUR News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about MURPHY OIL CORP that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate MUR as an investment opportunity.

Murphy Oil: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

HOUSTON (AP) _ Murphy Oil Corp. (MUR) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $199.4 million. On a per-share basis, the Houston-based company said it had net income of $1.26. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, came to $1.10 per share. The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.09 per share. The oil and gas producer posted revenue of $975.2 million in the period, which also topped Street forecasts. Five analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $813 million. For the year, the company reported net income of $965 million, or $6.13 per share, swinging to a profit in the period. Revenue was reported as $3.93 billion. _____ This story was generated by Automated Insights (http://automat...

mySA | January 26, 2023

Murphy Oil raises dividend to boost yield above 2.5%, profit comes up shy of expectations

Murphy Oil Corp. said Thursday it has raised its quarterly dividend by 10%, to 27.5 cents a share from 25.0 cents a share. The new dividend will be payable…

MarketWatch | January 26, 2023

Murphy Oil Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2022 Results, Preliminary Year-End 2022 Reserves, 2023 Capital Expenditure and Production Guidance

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE: MUR) today announced its financial and operating results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2022, including net income attributable to Murphy of $199 million, or $1.26 net income per diluted share. Excluding discontinued operations and other items affecting comparability between periods, adjusted net income attributable to Murphy was $173 million, or $1.10 adjusted net income per diluted share. For the full year 2022, the company re

Business Wire | January 26, 2023

Murphy Oil Corporation (MUR) Q4 2022 Earnings Call Transcript

Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:NYSE:MUR) Q4 2022 Earnings Conference Call January 26, 2022 9:00 AM ETCompany ParticipantsKelly Whitley - Vice President, Investor Relations &…

Seeking Alpha | January 26, 2023

Murphy Oil jumps after Q4 results rise, dividend lifted by 10%

No summary available.

Seeking Alpha | January 26, 2023

Read More 'MUR' Stories Here

MUR Price Returns

1-mo 3.35%
3-mo -7.87%
6-mo 31.90%
1-year 44.80%
3-year 130.10%
5-year 61.54%
YTD 3.35%
2022 68.50%
2021 121.37%
2020 -52.74%
2019 19.48%
2018 -22.09%

MUR Dividends

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

Continue Researching MUR

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

Murphy Oil Corp (MUR) Stock Price | Nasdaq
Murphy Oil Corp (MUR) Stock Quote, History and News - Yahoo Finance
Murphy Oil Corp (MUR) 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 0.7963 seconds.