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Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

14 November 2017

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KeyCorp. (KEY) analysts on average have given a price target of $20.62 on KEY stock. Morgan Stanley upgraded the shares of MRO in report on Wednesday, June 21 to "Equal-Weight" rating. The stock has "Hold" rating by Argus Research on Friday, March 3. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Thursday, November 19 by UBS. As per Friday, December 4, the company rating was maintained by Barclays Capital. On Tuesday, May 31 the stock rating was upgraded by Simmons & Co to "Overweight". When analyzing the systematic risk associated with a stock, analysts look at beta, which measures the stock's volatility relative to the overall market. Bremer Natl Association holds 0.61% of its portfolio in Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) for 41,376 shares. Federated Investors Inc acquired 22,182 shares as Marathon Pete Corp (MPC)'s stock rose 5.52%. The Numina Capital Management Llc holds 129,635 shares with $6.78M value, down from 411,000 last quarter. Marathon Pete Corp now has $30.14B valuation. A reading above 70 indicates that a stock is overvalued, and a reading below 30 implies that it is undervalued. Perella Weinberg Partners Mngmt LP has 0.12% invested in Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) for 18,288 shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.93 in 2017 Q2. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.52%. It dived, as 53 investors sold MPC shares while 274 reduced holdings. 64 funds opened positions while 161 raised stakes. About 3.22 million contracts were traded on 10-Nov-17 compared to daily average volume of 4.17 million shares. Old Mutual Customised Solutions (Proprietary) Ltd, a South Africa-based fund reported 55,500 shares.

Employees Retirement Of Texas has 56,100 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Invesco Ltd sold 76,119 shares as Semgroup Corp (SEMG)'s stock declined 17.35%. Nikko Asset Mgmt Americas holds 72,800 shares or 0.23% of its portfolio. Kennedy Mgmt Incorporated holds 237,980 shares or 0.05% of its portfolio. Bokf Na has 0.07% invested in Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC). Marathon Oil Corporation's payout ratio is -2.40%. Gradient Ltd Liability Com, Minnesota-based fund reported 2,581 shares. Kirr Marbach And Limited Liability Co In reported 88,897 shares.

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Investors are feeling more bullish on shares of Marathon Oil Corp considering the downtick in short interest. Buckingham Asset Management LLC purchased a new stake in Marathon Oil Corporation in the second quarter worth about $173,000. Selway Asset Management owns 72,500 shares or 2.17% of their USA portfolio.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Marathon Petroleum Corporation, where 9 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 6 analysts have given a Buy signal, 4 said it's a HOLD, 0 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. Therefore 74% are positive. Marathon Oil Corporation had 91 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

Among 9 analysts covering SemGroup (NYSE:SEMG), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. On Thursday, September 10 the stock rating was initiated by Raymond James with "Outperform". The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, July 20 by Stifel Nicolaus. If the stock is up it will have a positively weighted alpha.

With these kinds of figures it is worthy to note that Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) has been put into a buy territory, but there are few other spots to consider. JP Morgan maintained the shares of MPC in report on Friday, June 10 with "Neutral" rating. Cowen & Co maintained it with "Outperform" rating and $86 target in Thursday, February 25 report. The company was initiated on Friday, July 29 by Miller Tabak.

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Since May 18, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 sales for $1.81 million activity. On Wednesday, May 24 Palmer C. Michael sold $213,000 worth of Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) or 4,000 shares. 383.45 million shares or 4.21% less from 400.29 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. That's a potential 27.37 gain from where (NYSE:RLGY) has been trading recently. It also upped Athene Hldg Ltd stake by 15,300 shares and now owns 180,185 shares. Broadcom Ltd was raised too.

Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) last released its earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. During the same period previous year, the business posted $0.58 earnings per share. MPC's profit will be $439.57M for 17.26 P/E if the $0.90 EPS becomes a reality. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.58 EPS. equities analysts anticipate that Marathon Petroleum Corporation will post 3.59 earnings per share for the current year.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.11 in 2017 Q2. Its down 0.06, from 0.99 in 2017Q1. 673.63 million shares or 0.17% less from 674.80 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Highbridge Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.22% or 304,353 shares. But even with this move, there is still plenty of room for the company to come back from a longer term perspective, and especially if we look to recent lows for the company as well. Pinebridge Invests Limited Partnership accumulated 5,939 shares.

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Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research