Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) Surges 1.99% For the Week

United Capital Financial Advisers Llc sold 3,334 shares as the company's stock declined 6.38% while stock markets rallied. The company's market cap is $11.84 billion. The stock increased 1.82% or $0.65 on October 20, reaching $36.35. About 2.07M shares traded or 6.15% up from the average. Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) has risen 13.20% since October 20, 2016 and is uptrending. (NYSE:AME) has "Outperform" rating given on Wednesday, November 2 by RBC Capital Markets. ProVise Management Group LLC now owns 14,795 shares of the oil and gas company's stock worth $748,000 after buying an additional 298 shares during the last quarter. The institutional investor held 103,000 shares of the integrated oil company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $5.39M, down from 550,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Swift Run Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Marathon Petroleum Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $29.16 billion market cap company. Accurate Investment Solutions Inc. now owns 3,982 shares of the oil and gas company's stock valued at $208,000 after acquiring an additional 14 shares in the last quarter. About 7.02 million shares traded. Nexstar Media Group Inc (NXST) has risen 19.43% since October 20, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 29.50% the S&P500.

Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)'s stock had its "overweight" rating reaffirmed by analysts at Barclays PLC in a research note issued on Tuesday, October 10th. They expect $1.21 EPS, up 108.62% or $0.63 from last year's $0.58 per share. The Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado holds 559,820 shares with $20.77 million value, up from 526,620 last quarter.'s article titled: "Marathon Petroleum announce 2017 third-quarter financial results Oct. 26" and published on October 05, 2017 is yet another important article. Price T Rowe Associates Inc Md has 0.08% invested in Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) for 8.95M shares. Therefore 34% are positive. Marathon Petroleum Corp had 59 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $17.19. Piper Jaffray maintained the stock with "Neutral" rating in Monday, August 22 report. The stock has an average rating of Buy and an average price target of $60.63.

Among 32 analysts covering Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO), 11 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 19 Hold. Raymond James maintained it with "Outperform" rating and $44 target in Tuesday, January 31 report. Citigroup maintained the shares of MPC in report on Wednesday, October 18 with "Buy" rating. Bank of America upgraded Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) on Tuesday, January 5 to "Neutral" rating. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Friday, June 10 by JP Morgan.

08/07/2017 - Marathon Oil Corporation had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at KLR Group.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.93 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.14, from 1.04 in 2017Q1. It worsened, as 53 investors sold MPC shares while 274 reduced holdings. Mason Street Advisors LLC raised its stake in Marathon Petroleum Corporation by 1.0% in the first quarter. The overall volume in the last trading session was 3.4 million shares. American accumulated 0.03% or 183,819 shares. Moreover, Cantab Prtn Llp has 0% invested in Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) for 10,099 shares. Moreover, Navellier Assocs has 0.43% invested in Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC).

The company is up since yesterday's close of 57.1. Barry Advisors Limited has invested 0.32% of its portfolio in Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC). Loomis Sayles & Communication LP holds 777,417 shares or 0.1% of its portfolio. Accurate Investment Solutions Inc. lifted its position in shares of Marathon Petroleum Corporation by 0.4% in the second quarter. Its down 13.33% from 43,500 shares previously. Voloridge Invest Mngmt Limited owns 458,055 shares.

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) continues to be a formidable company. Boys Arnold And Co invested in 0.11% or 15,972 shares. Advantus Management stated it has 23,015 shares or 0.04% of all its holdings.

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August 2nd. It also reduced Alaska Air Group Inc (NYSE:ALK) stake by 16,408 shares and now owns 12,905 shares.

Since May 18, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 selling transactions for $1.81 million activity. Chicago-based equity research firm Zacks Investment Research has assigned this stock ABR (Average Brokerage Recommendation) of 1.35, indicating analysts in general look favorably on the company's future prospects. Therefore 100% are positive. Lowe's Companies Inc. had 56 analyst reports since August 19, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Friday, September 15, the company rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by Howard Weil on Friday, October 28 with "Sector Perform". (NYSE:AME) earned "Buy" rating by Bank of America on Thursday, October 29. Credit Suisse has "Buy" rating and $6400 target. The ex-dividend date was set for Monday the 14th of August 2017.

07/12/2017 - Stephens began new coverage on Marathon Oil Corporation giving the company a "equal-weight" rating. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Overweight" on Tuesday, October 10. The firm has "Hold" rating by Oppenheimer given on Friday, July 14. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Tuesday, September 26 with "Buy". RBC Capital Markets has "Outperform" rating and $54 target. CIGI's SI was 37,700 shares in October as released by FINRA.