Stock under Discussion: Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) share price soared 0.37% or 0.06 points to reach at $16.23 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $15.93 – $16.26 during previous trading session. A total of 13.92M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 10.51M shares. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has a market capitalization of $13.80B and most recently 847.21M outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) is at 40.20.

According to sentiments of 28 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $20.68. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $29 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $15.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $-0.06 derived from a total of 20 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $-0.19 and can go high up to $0.13. However a year ago during same quarter Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) reported $-0.43 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $-0.03 per share according to consensus of 20 analysts.

According to sentiments of 7 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $1.37B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $1.22B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $1.55B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.40 on the shares of Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO). Out of rating recommendations 7 have given the stock a Buy while 5 recommend the stock as Outperform. 17 have given the stock a Hold rating, 1 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is -2.87% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is -6.88% along with 6.86% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) shares were trading -15.56% below from the 52-week high mark of $19.22 and +152.42% above from the 52-week bottom of $6.43. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 12/12/16 and 52-week low price on 2/19/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has climbed 0.56% in the past one week and plunged -5.73% during previous one month drive, the stock went up 4.63% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance plunged -2.07% while yearly performance of the company advanced 144.54%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at -5.95%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -4.80%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -8.20% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of -7.50%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.50, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 3.04%, 3.12% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 2.24.

The company’s quick ratio for most recent quarter is 2.00 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 2.20. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 0.38 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 0.38.

Stock Estimates Record: Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) soared 2.18% or 0.35 points during previous trade after opening at the price of $16.16, a total of 11.09M shares exchanged hands compared with its average trading volume of 9.79M shares. The stock has a market capitalization of $13.79B and it has 847.21M outstanding shares.

According to consensus agreement of 27 analysts Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) will report earnings per share of $-0.15 in their quarterly report and it is expected to announce the company’s results on 2/15/17 After Market Close. The stock added almost 26.1% in price since last earning report, when its share price was $12.74. For the current quarter the company has highest EPS estimates of $-0.07 and low forecast is $-0.25. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $-0.48 earnings per share.

Earnings reaction history indicates that share price went down 22 times out of last 29 quarters. In Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)’s last 12 earnings reports, it has beaten EPS estimates 66% of the time. However it has meet the estimates 0 time and missed 4 times.

If we have a peek on EPS and surprise factor history during last four quarters, for the previous quarter ended on 9/2016, the consensus mean EPS was $-0.19 while Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) reported $-0.11 EPS on 11/2/2016 After Market Close with a difference of 0.08 marking a surprise factor of 42.11%. The stock’s next day closing price was $14.10 with the gain of 10.68% in its share price. On seventh day of the earnings report price change of the stock was 16.41%.

Previously for the quarter ended on 6/2016, Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)’s expected mean EPS was $-0.24, the company reported its quarterly earnings per share of $-0.23 on 8/3/2016 After Market Close, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate by 0.01 with surprise factor of 4.17%. The stock’s closing price was $13.32 with the loss of -0.08% in its share price on the day following the earning announcement. However price change of the stock was 4.20% on seventh day of the earnings report.

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)’s mean EPS estimate was $-0.47 for the quarter ended on 3/2016, while it reported EPS of $-0.43 on 5/4/2016 Before Market Open, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate by 0.04 with surprise factor of 8.51%. On next day when data was publically announced, the stock’s closing price was $11.94 with -0.83% decline in its share price. On seventh day of the earnings report price change of the stock was up 2.41%.

Back on 2/17/2016 the company’s estimated EPS value was $-0.5 and it reported $-0.48 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter ended on 12/2015. The company posted a positive surprise factor of 4.00% by 0.02.

Average EPS forecast for the current year is $-0.93 according to 27 analysts making projections for Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO). The most expectant earnings per share estimate of the stock is set at $-0.84 while the conservative estimates kept at $-1.26 over the current year. Having a look at the historical EPS report, the company attained $-1.28 EPS for the previous year. While revenue estimates for the current year is $4.42B, Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) setting the highest revenues estimates of $4.67B and indicating lowest revenues at $4.15B according to agreement of 9 number of analysts. Current quarter revenue movements show that, the company has set average revenue estimates of $1.19B covering forecast of 9 analysts. The company indicates a peak revenue level of $1.24B and $1.12B at bottom level.

Having a glance at growth estimates of the company, it has current quarter growth estimates of 68.70% whereas for next quarter it has 86.00% estimations over growth. Its forecasts over growth are 27.30% during current year while analysts’ growth estimation for the next year is 86.00%. Past 5 years growth of Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) observed at 3.35%, and for the next five years the analysts that follow this company are expecting its growth at -20.00%.

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) reached at $16.41 price level during last trade its distance from 20 days simple moving average is -2.67%, and its distance from 50 days simple moving average is -6.43% while it has a distance of 8.37% from the 200 days simple moving average. One year trading price range hit the peak level of $19.22 and touched the lowest level of $6.43. The company’s distance from 52-week high price is -14.62% and current price is above +155.22% from 52-week low price.

Stock on Analyst Radar: Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) share price soared 0.87% or 0.14 points to reach at $16.19 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $16.05 – $16.40 during previous trading session. A total of 11.99M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 9.53M shares. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has a market capitalization of $13.84B and most recently 847.21M outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) is at 37.26.

According to sentiments of 28 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $20.46. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $29 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $15.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $-0.15 derived from a total of 27 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $-0.28 and can go high up to $-0.07. However a year ago during same quarter Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) reported $-0.48 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $-0.06 per share according to consensus of 19 analysts.

According to sentiments of 9 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $1.19B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $1.12B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $1.24B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.40 on the shares of Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO). Out of rating recommendations 7 have given the stock a Buy while 5 recommend the stock as Outperform. 17 have given the stock a Hold rating, 1 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is -5% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is -8.05% along with 6.71% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) shares were trading -16.03% below from the 52-week high mark of $19.28 and +152.81% above from the 52-week bottom of $6.40 The stock hit its 52-week high price on 12/12/16 and 52-week low price on 2/19/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has slipped -6.04% in the past one week and plunged -8.48% during previous one month drive, the stock went up 9.17% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance soared 12.80% while yearly performance of the company advanced 133.47%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at -6.47%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -4.80%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -8.20% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of -7.50%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.52, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 3.48%, 2.94% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 2.24.

The company’s quick ratio for most recent quarter is 2.00 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 2.20. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 0.38 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 0.38.

Featured Stock: Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) share price soared 1.73% or 0.31 points to reach at $18.20 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $17.84 – $18.39 during previous trading session. A total of 16.68M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 19.88M shares. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has a market capitalization of $15.69B and most recently 847.21M outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) is at 66.64.

According to sentiments of 28 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $18.54. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $29 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $15.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $-0.14 derived from a total of 23 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $-0.25 and can go high up to $-0.03. However a year ago during same quarter Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) reported $-0.48 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $-0.06 per share according to consensus of 16 analysts.

According to sentiments of 7 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $1.25B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $1.17B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $1.45B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.48 on the shares of Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO). Out of rating recommendations 6 have given the stock a Buy while 4 recommend the stock as Outperform. 18 have given the stock a Hold rating, 1 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 17.19% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 21.24% along with 34.18% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) shares were trading -4.91% below from the 52-week high mark of $19.14 and +184.20% above from the 52-week bottom of $6.40. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 12/1/16 and 52-week low price on 2/19/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has climbed 11.79% in the past one week and soared 42.89% during previous one month drive, the stock went up 17.89% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance soared 31.26% while yearly performance of the company advanced11.96%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at 47.18%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -4.80%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -8.20% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of -7.50%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.94, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 7.03%, 4.75% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 2.27.

The company’s quick ratio for most recent quarter is 2.00 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 2.20. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 0.38 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 0.38.

Stock in the Spotlight: Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) share price plunged -1.65% or -0.25 points to reach at $14.89 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $14.36 – $15.07 during previous trading session. A total of 13,639,900 shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 17.17M shares. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has a market capitalization of $12.41B and most recently 847.21M outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) is at 56.08.

According to sentiments of 25 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $18.16. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $25 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $15.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $-0.12 derived from a total of 16 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $-0.23 and can go high up to $-0.04. However a year ago during same quarter Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) reported $-0.48 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $-0.07 per share according to consensus of 11 analysts.

According to sentiments of 5 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $1.27B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $1.19B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $1.45B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.48 on the shares of Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO). Out of rating recommendations 6 have given the stock a Buy while 3 recommend the stock as Outperform. 17 have given the stock a Hold rating, 1 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 5.18% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 1.02% along with 14.15% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) shares were trading -19.48% below from the 52-week high mark of $18.49 and +131.73% above from the 52-week bottom of $6.43. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 11/24/15, and 52-week low price on 02/19/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has climbed 8.77% in the past one week and soared 0.74% during previous one month drive, the stock went down -0.07% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance soared 16.91% while yearly performance of the company fell -11.90%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at 20.01%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -4.80%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -8.20% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of -7.50%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.64, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 4.10%, 4.00% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 2.08.

The company’s quick ratio for most recent quarter is 2 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 2.20. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 0.38 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 0.38.

Stock to Keep Your Eyes on: Traders Alert: Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) share price plunged -3.25% or -0.46 points to reach at $13.69 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $13.65 – $14.19 during previous trading session. A total of 29.04M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 16.79M shares. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has a market capitalization of $11.25B and most recently 847.26M outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) is at 41.27.

According to sentiments of 25 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $18.04. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $25 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $15.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $-0.15 derived from a total of 23 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $-0.32 and can go high up to $-0.04. However a year ago during same quarter Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) reported $-0.48 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $-0.08 per share according to consensus of 15 analysts.

According to sentiments of 9 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $1.19B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $1.03B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $1.45B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.46 on the shares of Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO). Out of rating recommendations 6 have given the stock a Buy while 4 recommend the stock as Outperform. 17 have given the stock a Hold rating, 1 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is -4.63% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is -7.93% along with 6.13% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) shares were trading -30.17% below from the 52-week high mark of $19.60 and +113.05% above from the 52-week bottom of $6.43. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 11/6/15, and 52-week low price on 2/19/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has slipped -0.22% in the past one week and plunged -14.86% during previous one month drive, the stock went down -3.60% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance soared 20.57% while yearly performance of the company fell -26.68%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at 10.33%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -6.40%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -11.10% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of -7.50%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.68, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 5.37%, 3.79% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 2.06.

The company’s quick ratio for most recent quarter is 2.50 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 2.70. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 0.38 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 0.38.

Stock to Watch for Earnings: Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)

Shares of Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) fell -3.69% to reach at $12.78 during previous trading session. The company has experienced volume of 26,048,300 shares while on average the company has a capacity of trading 16.71M share.

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) on November 3, 2016 reported a third quarter 2016 net loss of $192 million, or $0.23 per diluted share.

Highlights:

  • Third quarter total Company production averaged 402,000 net boed, above the top end of guidance and up 5% sequentially
  • Oklahoma Resource Basins’ production up more than 50% sequentially and nearly 80% over year-ago quarter
  • Strong well results across all three resource plays, highlighted by: STACK volatile oil well 30-day rate of 2,845 boed (69% oil); Bakken Three Forks well 30-day rate of 2,635 boed (80% oil); Lower Eagle Ford well 30-day rate of 2,285 boed (81% oil)
  • 8% sequential production increase in Equatorial Guinea driven by Alba B3 compression project brought online in early July
  • Production costs reduced sequentially more than 10% for North America E&P and nearly 20% for International E&P (excluding Libya)
  • Closed sale of non-operated CO2 and waterflood assets in West Texas and New Mexico for $235 million; more than $1.5 billion in non-core asset sales announced or closed since August 2015
  • 2016 capital program remains at $1.3 billion including planned 50% increase in rig activity by year end

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) holds the market capitalization of $10.50B along with 847.26M outstanding shares. During the last trade, stock’s minimum price has been reached out at $12.36 while the maximum trading price moved at $13.10. Currently the stock price is moving -35.26% off from the highest level of twelve months and +98.89% above from twelve months low. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) marked 52-week highest price level of $19.74 on 11/05/15 and 52-week lowest price level of $6.43 on 02/19/16. For the stock, price target value has been calculated at $18.04 based on calls of 25 experts. Stock’s minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $15.00 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $25.00.

As of current trade, Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has shown weekly downbeat performance of -10.32%. Its six months performance indicated a bullish movement while its yearly performance reflected a negative trend of -33.85%. Year-to-date (YTD) performance of the stock illustrate upbeat trend of 3.00%. Shares of Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) currently have an ABR of 2.13, derived from a total of 16 opinions. The company’s price sits -14.68% below from its 50-day moving average of $14.63 and -0.51% below from the stock’s 200-day moving average of $14.31. The company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 28.33 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.59. Its weekly and monthly volatility is 4.64%, 3.56% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 2.06.

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months is 2.42 and price to book ratio for most recent quarter is 0.57. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)’s quick ratio for most recent quarter is 2.50 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 2.70. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 0.38 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 0.38. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has a Return on Assets of -6.40%. The company currently has a Return on Equity of -11.10% and Return on Investment of -7.50%.

Worth Watching Stock: Traders Alert: Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) share price plunged -1.72% or -0.24 points to reach at $13.72 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $13.65 – $14.23 during previous trading session. A total of 19.05M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 15.71M shares. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has a market capitalization of $11.43B and most recently 847.26M outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) is at 36.16.

According to sentiments of 25 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $18.04. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $25 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $15.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $-0.2 derived from a total of 26 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $-0.34 and can go high up to $-0.13. However a year ago during same quarter Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) reported $-0.2 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $-0.15 per share according to consensus of 23 analysts.

According to sentiments of 9 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $1.1B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $1.03B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $1.2B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.46 on the shares of Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO). Out of rating recommendations 6 have given the stock a Buy while 4 recommend the stock as Outperform. 17 have given the stock a Hold rating, 1 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is -8.42% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is -9.49% along with 7.46% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) shares were trading -30.50% below from the 52-week high mark of $19.74 and +113.52% above from the 52-week bottom of $6.43 The stock hit its 52-week high price on 11/3/15, and 52-week low price on 2/19/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has slipped -6.28% in the past one week and plunged -13.71% during previous one month drive, the stock went up 6.55% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance soared 2.01% while yearly performance of the company fell -20.44%.The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at 10.58%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -6.40%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -11.10% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of -7.50%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.55, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 3.72%, 3.29% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 2.06.

The company’s quick ratio for most recent quarter is 2.50 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 2.70. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 0.38 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 0.38.

Check on Ratings and Recommendations Roundup: Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) fell -2.81% during previous trade. Barclays issued rating on the stock of Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) in a research note issued to investors on Oct-17-16, the stock received “Downgrade” rating from Overweight to Equal Weight from $18 to $17. Additionally Credit Suisse issued their verdict on the stock of the company, on record date of Sep-12-16 the stock was “Downgraded” from Outperform to Neutral besides that on Sep-09-16 Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) was “Downgraded” by Societe Generale from Buy to Hold. Furthermore on Aug-30-16 the stock was “Downgraded” by Seaport Global Securities from Buy to Neutral.

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) shares ended last trading session at the price of $14.18 whereas a number of traders indicating mean target price will hit $18.04 over the next twelve months, mean value of price target most recently revised on 10/14/16. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)’s highest estimates of price target are $25.00 and low forecast is $15.00 based on the opinion of 25 analysts. The price target estimates represents a standard deviation of 2.18. However brokerage recommendations suggests an ABR of 2.00 based on calls of 16 experts, where 9 brokers polls the stock a Strong Buy, 0 suggest the stock a Buy, 6 suggest Hold, 0 are rating the stock as Sell while 1 as Strong Sell.

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) is expected to release the earnings of its current quarter on 11/2/16 After Market Close. The company is expected to release $-0.18 EPS for current quarter according to 22 analysts whereas the company reported $-0.2 EPS during same quarter a year ago. For the current quarter the stock has a lowest EPS estimates of $-0.34 and high estimate of $-0.03. For the current year Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has set to release EPS of $-0.98 as per the sentiments of 26 analysts, however according to 28 analysts, the company expected to release $-0.17 EPS for next year.

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)’s average revenue estimates for the current quarter are $1.11B according to 8 number of analysts. However its lowest revenue estimates are $1.03B and highest revenue estimates are $1.23B. A year ago the company’s sales were $1.32B. Its yearly sales growth estimates are -16.30%. For the next quarter the company has anticipated average revenues of $1.14B, according to the sentiments of 8 analysts. For the current year the company has fixed $4.24B revenues, as per the opinion of 10 analysts. For the current year the company has low revenue estimates of $3.67B in contradiction of high revenue estimates of $4.57B. Whereas for the next year revenues are set at $5.57B by 12 analysts.

The stock exchanged hands 13.37M shares versus average trading capacity of 16.83M shares, while its shares’ total market worth is $11.85B along with 847.26M outstanding shares. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) shares were trading -28.17% below from the 52-week high price mark of $19.74 and +120.68% above from the 52-week price bottom of $6.43. However the company observed 52 week high price on 11/03/15 and witnessed 52 week low price on 02/19/16. The company’s price sits -6.68% below from its 50-day moving average of $15.12 and 12.51% far from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $14.13. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve month stands at 2.72, whereas its price to book ratio for most recent quarter sits at 0.63.

Traders Alert: Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) share price plunged -0.93% or -0.14 points to reach at $14.94 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $14.78 – 15.06 during previous trading session. A total of 11.79M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 17.24M shares. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has a market capitalization of $12.14B and most recently 847.26M outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) is at 47.31.

According to sentiments of 25 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $18.16. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $25 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $15.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $-0.18 derived from a total of 22 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $-0.34 and can go high up to $-0.03. However a year ago during same quarter Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) reported $-0.2 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $-0.15 per share according to consensus of 22 analysts.

According to sentiments of 7 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $1.12B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $1.04B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $1.23B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.43 on the shares of Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO). Out of rating recommendations 6 have given the stock a Buy while 5 recommend the stock as Outperform. 16 have given the stock a Hold rating, 1 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is -0.40% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is -1.07% along with 18.85% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) shares were trading -24.32% below from the 52-week high mark of $19.74 and +132.51% above from the 52-week bottom of $6.43 The stock hit its 52-week high price on 11/3/15, and 52-week low price on 2/19/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has slipped -7.32% in the past one week and soared 4.18% during previous one month drive, the stock went down -1.83% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance soared  14.81% while yearly performance of the company fell -18.22%.The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at 20.41%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -6.40%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of -11.10% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of -7.50%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.64, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 3.33%, 3.95% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 2.02.

The company’s quick ratio for most recent quarter is 2.50 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 2.70. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 0.38 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 0.38.