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Murphy Oil Corporation is engaged in the exploration and production of oil and gas properties. The company explores for and produces crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids. It produces oil and/or natural gas in the United States, Canada, and Malaysia; and conducts exploration activities worldwide. The company was formerly known as Murphy Corporation and changed its name to Murphy Oil Corporation in 1964. Murphy Oil Corporation was founded in 1950 and is headquartered in El Dorado, Arkansas.

1,875 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/28/14
Founded in 1950

murphy oil corp (MUR) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President, Director ...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $646.4K
Executive Vice President of U.K. Downstream
Total Annual Compensation: $623.4K
Executive Vice President
Total Annual Compensation: $527.3K
Senior Vice President and Controller
Total Annual Compensation: $447.4K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

murphy oil corp (MUR) Key Developments

Murphy Oil Corporation Provides Production Guidance for the Third Quarter of 2014

Murphy Oil Corporation provided production guidance for the third quarter of 2014. The company confirmed its third quarter production guidance of 225,000 bbls of oil equivalent per day.

Murphy Oil Corporation Announces Executive Changes

Murphy Oil Corporation announced the retirement, effective March 1, 2015, of Kevin G. Fitzgerald, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, of the Company. John W. Eckart, currently Senior Vice President and Controller of the Company, will succeed Mr. Fitzgerald as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer upon Mr. Fitzgerald's retirement. Tom McKinlay, Executive Vice President-U.K. Downstream will be leaving the Company on November 1, 2014 in association with the divestiture of the Company's U.K. downstream operations. Mr. Bill Stobaugh, Executive Vice President, Corporate Planning & Business Development also has announced his retirement from the Company effective March 1, 2015.

Murphy Oil Mulls Acquisitions

Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) is seeking acquisitions. Roger Jenkins, Chief Executive Officer of Murphy Oil, said that a planned sale of 30% of its oil and gas assets in Malaysia for US$2 billion will allow Murphy Oil to re-deploy the proceeds through initiatives such as increased drilling capital in the Eagle Ford Shale, acquisition opportunities, debt reduction and share repurchases.


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