Analyst Upgrades – Marathon Petroleum (NYSE:MPC) Stock Gets Upgraded By Goldman Sachs Group from Neutral to Buy

Analyst Ratings For Marathon Petroleum (NYSE:MPC)

Today, Marathon Petroleum (NYSE:MPC) stock received an upgrade by Goldman Sachs Group from Neutral to Buy.

Some recent analyst ratings include

  • 2/13/2018-Goldman Sachs Group Upgrade from a “Neutral ” rating to a ” Buy” rating.
  • 2/5/2018-Jefferies Group was Downgraded by analysts at Jefferies Group from a “Buy ” rating to a ” Hold” rating. They now have a $70.00 price target on the stock.
  • 2/2/2018-Citigroup Reiterated Rating of Buy .
  • 2/1/2018-Cowen Reiterated Rating of Outperform .
  • 1/30/2018-Royal Bank of Canada Reiterated Rating of Buy.
  • 1/10/2018-Scotiabank Reiterated Rating of Hold.
  • 1/3/2018-Credit Suisse Group initiated coverage with a Outperform rating.

Dividend information for Marathon Petroleum (NYSE:MPC)

Marathon Petroleum (NYSE:MPC) pays an annual dividend of $1.60 with a yield of 2.46% and an average dividend growth of 18.20% based on a 3 Year Average..

Dividend History for Marathon Petroleum (NYSE:MPC)

  • On 1/29/2018 Marathon Petroleum announced a quarterly dividend of $0.46 0.00641204349038194% with an ex dividend date of 2/20/2018 which will be payable on 3/12/2018.
  • On 10/26/2017 Marathon Petroleum announced a quarterly dividend of $0.40 2.79% with an ex dividend date of 11/15/2017 which will be payable on 12/11/2017.
  • On 7/27/2017 Marathon Petroleum announced a Quarterly dividend of $0.40 2.91% with an ex dividend date of 8/14/2017 which will be payable on 9/11/2017.
  • On 4/27/2017 Marathon Petroleum announced a quarterly dividend of $0.36 2.82% with an ex dividend date of 5/15/2017 which will be payable on 6/12/2017.
  • On 1/27/2017 Marathon Petroleum announced a Quarterly dividend of $0.36 2.98% with an ex dividend date of 2/14/2017 which will be payable on 3/10/2017.
  • On 10/27/2016 Marathon Petroleum announced a quarterly dividend of $0.36 3.36% with an ex dividend date of 11/14/2016 which will be payable on 12/12/2016.
  • On 7/27/2016 Marathon Petroleum announced a quarterly dividend of $0.36 3.77% with an ex dividend date of 8/15/2016 which will be payable on 9/12/2016.

Recent Insider Trading Activity For Marathon Petroleum (NYSE:MPC)
Marathon Petroleum (NYSE:MPC) has insider ownership of 1.05% and institutional ownership of 80.84%.

  • On 12/14/2017 Rodney P Nichols, VP, sold 6,374 with an average share price of $64.93 per share and the total transaction amounting to $413,863.82.
  • On 12/14/2017 Thomas M Kelley, Insider, sold 35,604 with an average share price of $64.75 per share and the total transaction amounting to $2,305,359.00.
  • On 12/12/2017 C. Michael Palmer, VP, sold 17,298 with an average share price of $64.55 per share and the total transaction amounting to $1,116,585.90.
  • On 11/16/2017 Raymond L Brooks, VP, sold 13,000 with an average share price of $62.26 per share and the total transaction amounting to $809,380.00.
  • On 11/6/2017 Anthony R Kenney, Insider, sold 77,578 with an average share price of $62.35 per share and the total transaction amounting to $4,836,988.30.
  • On 9/14/2017 C. Michael Palmer, VP, sold 11,450 with an average share price of $53.02 per share and the total transaction amounting to $607,079.00.
  • On 6/14/2017 Thomas M. Kelley, Insider, sold 25,000 with an average share price of $54.33 per share and the total transaction amounting to $1,358,250.00.

Recent Trading Activity for Marathon Petroleum (NYSE:MPC)
Shares of Marathon Petroleum closed the previous trading session at 65.17 up +0.41 0.63% with 65.37000274658203 shares trading hands.

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