Analytical Preview of Murphy Oil Corporation (MUR)

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Murphy Oil Corporation (MUR) belonging to the Energy sector has declined -1.38% and closed its last trading session at $30.01.

The company reported its EPS on 12/30/2017. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $33.13.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 2.45. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell.

The Stock had a 2.56 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 2.7 and 2.67 respectively.

Murphy Oil Corporation on 12/30/2017 reported its EPS as $-0.06 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $-0.03. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $-0.03. This shows a surprise factor of -1%.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Murphy Oil Corporation Earnings, with 14 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.27.

Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $0.42 and $0.2 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $-0.06.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Murphy Oil Corporation as $579770 in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 12 analysts.

The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 613700, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 476000. The company’s last year sales total was 664620.

Murphy Oil Corporation (MUR) has the market capitalization of $5.24 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $35.16 and touched its 52-Week Low of $22.21.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of -3.35 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 2.3 and ATR value of 0.98. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 3.16% and 3.09%.