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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) from Basic Materials

Today’s top gainers include the company Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) which is in the industry Independent Oil & Gas, gaining 1.35% today. In the last week its performance is 0.41%, and 35.21% for the past quarter. Currently, Marathon Oil Corporation, MRO has a target price of 17.19, so today’s gain of 1.35% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 2.43%.

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO), has a market cap of 12041.62, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.20%, and institutional ownership is 81.70%.

At the current price of 15.04, it has a dividend yield of 1.35%, and its target price is 17.19. This is with a profit margin of -46.70%, and total debt/equity of 0.38. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has a P/E of *TBA, as well as a forward P/E of *TBA.

With a current EPS of -3.41, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 67.90%,Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at -26.40%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be *TBA.

Performance for the year is -40.74%. Since its IPO date on 01/02/1970, the total performance to date is 19.20%.

Volume today for Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO), is 6279609, while its average volume is 21519.75. Whilst the total gain today was 1.35%, it did have a day high of -5.05%.

Volatility for this week has been at 4.86%, and 5.06% for the month. The 52-week low for Marathon Oil Corporation, MRO has been 133.27%, while the 52-week-high has reached -40.25%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is -7.50%, and its return on assets is -6.90%. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has an operating margin of -58.30%. With a sales growth of -48.40% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Marathon Oil Corporation, MRO is in the sector Basic Materials, its long-term debt/equity is 0.38, and has a current ratio of 2.1 and 1.9 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Marathon Oil Corporation? Well its PEG is *TBA, and the P/S is 2.41, along with a P/B of 0.56. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of *TBA.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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