Murphy Oil Corporation

Oil & Gas E&P

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Company Statistics

Market Cap.:
$7.02 billion
Book Value:
Revenue TTM:
$3.48 billion
Operating Margin TTM:
Gross Profit TTM:
$3.04 billion
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Company Profile

Murphy Oil Corporation had its IPO on 1983-04-06 under the ticker symbol MUR.

The company operates in the Energy sector and Oil & Gas E&P industry. Murphy Oil Corporation has a staff strength of 691 employees.

Stock update

Shares of Murphy Oil Corporation opened at $45.54 at the start of the last trading session i.e. 2023-09-12.

The stocks traded within a range of $45.48 - $46.51, and closed at $46.4.

This is a +3.25% increase from the previous day's closing price.

A total volume of 1,137,081 shares were traded at the close of the day’s session.

In the last one week, shares of Murphy Oil Corporation have slipped by -0.15%.

Murphy Oil Corporation's Key Ratios

Murphy Oil Corporation has a market cap of $7.02 billion, indicating a price to book ratio of 1.3964 and a price to sales ratio of 1.6559.

In the last 12-months Murphy Oil Corporation’s revenue was $3.48 billion with a gross profit of $3.04 billion and an EBITDA of $2.40 billion. The EBITDA ratio measures Murphy Oil Corporation's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure its profitability.

In the trailing 12-month period, Murphy Oil Corporation’s operating margin was 42.08% while its return on assets stood at 8.8% with a return of equity of 22.31%.

In Q2, Murphy Oil Corporation’s quarterly earnings growth was a negative -72.4% while revenue growth was a negative 32%.

Murphy Oil Corporation’s PE and PEG Ratio

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Trailing PE

Its diluted EPS in the last 12-months stands at $6.47 per share while it has a forward price to earnings multiple of 6.0976 and a PEG multiple of 0.3062. A low price to earnings ratio can mean the stock is attractively valued while a high ratio suggests the stock may be overvalued.

The PEG on the other hand provides a broader view compared to the P/E ratio and gives greater insight into Murphy Oil Corporation’s profitability.

Murphy Oil Corporation stock is trading at a EV to sales ratio of 2.2392 and a EV to EBITDA ratio of 3.7927. Its price to sales ratio in the trailing 12-months stood at 1.6559.

Murphy Oil Corporation stock pays annual dividends of $1.05 per share, indicating a yield of 2.36% and a payout ratio of 21.63%.

Balance sheet and cash flow metrics

Total Assets
$10.25 billion
Total Liabilities
$1.03 billion
Operating Cash Flow
Capital Expenditure
$349.43 million
Dividend Payout Ratio

Murphy Oil Corporation ended 2024 with $10.25 billion in total assets and $0 in total liabilities. Its intangible assets were valued at $10.25 billion while shareholder equity stood at $5.23 billion.

Murphy Oil Corporation ended 2024 with $235.67 million in deferred long-term liabilities, $1.03 billion in other current liabilities, 195101000.00 in common stock, $6.26 billion in retained earnings and $0 in goodwill. Its cash balance stood at $369.36 million and cash and short-term investments were $369.36 million. The company’s total short-term debt was $258,983,000 while long-term debt stood at $1.82 billion.

Murphy Oil Corporation’s total current assets stands at $869.15 million while long-term investments were $0 and short-term investments were $0. Its net receivables were $409.99 million compared to accounts payable of $584.11 million and inventory worth $62.45 million.

In 2024, Murphy Oil Corporation's operating cash flow was $-349434000.00 while its capital expenditure stood at $349.43 million.

Comparatively, Murphy Oil Corporation paid $0.22 in dividends in 2024.

Other key metrics

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Analyst Target Price

Murphy Oil Corporation stock is currently trading at $46.4 per share. It touched a 52-week high of $50.2067 and a 52-week low of $50.2067. Analysts tracking the stock have a 12-month average target price of $49.47.

Its 50-day moving average was $42.91 and 200-day moving average was $39.77 The short ratio stood at 3.21 indicating a short percent outstanding of 0%.

Around 571.2% of the company’s stock are held by insiders while 7967.1% are held by institutions.

Frequently Asked Questions About Murphy Oil Corporation

The stock symbol (also called stock or share ticker) of Murphy Oil Corporation is MUR

The IPO of Murphy Oil Corporation took place on 1983-04-06

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Murphy Oil Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an oil and natural gas exploration and production company in the United States, Canada, and internationally. It explores for and produces crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids. The company was formerly known as Murphy Corporation and changed its name to Murphy Oil Corporation in 1964. The company was incorporated in 1950 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.


9805 Katy Freeway, Houston, TX, United States, 77024