Last $60.61 USD
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Volume 830.1K
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murphy oil corp (MUR) Snapshot

Open
$60.49
Previous Close
$60.48
Day High
$60.66
Day Low
$60.06
52 Week High
07/24/14 - $68.43
52 Week Low
02/5/14 - $54.67
Market Cap
10.8B
Average Volume 10 Days
1.1M
EPS TTM
$4.05
Shares Outstanding
177.6M
EX-Date
08/14/14
P/E TM
15.0x
Dividend
$1.40
Dividend Yield
2.12%
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murphy oil corp (MUR) Details

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
Senior Vice President, Principal Accounting O...
Total Annual Compensation: $447.4K
Executive Vice President of Corporate Plannin...
Total Annual Compensation: $527.3K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

murphy oil corp (MUR) Key Developments

Investors Reportedly Eye Stake In Murphy Oil's Malaysia Assets

PetroVietnam Oil Corporation made a bid to acquire Malaysian oil and gas assets of Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR), challenging other suitors including Mitsubishi Corporation (TSE:8058), Oil and Natural Gas Corp. Ltd. (BSE:500312) (ONGC) and Oil India Limited (BSE:533106), a person with direct knowledge of the plan said. Petrovietnam's offer is more than the $1.5 billion bid placed by the ONGC and Oil India, said the person. "They are waking up to the fact other state companies in the region have left them behind," said the person with knowledge of Petrovietnam's plan. Murphy Oil and Petrovietnam did not respond.

Murphy Oil Corporation Announces Sales Results for the Second Quarter and Earnings Results for the Six Months Ended June 30, 2014; Provides Production Guidance for the Second Half of 2014

Murphy Oil Corporation announced sales results for the second quarter and earnings results for the six months ended June 30, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported revenues of $1.35 billion, compared to $1.33 billion for the same quarter ended June 30, 2013. For the six months, the company reported net income of $284.66 million, or $1.57 per diluted share, compared to $763.24 million, or $4.00 per diluted share, for the same period ended June 30, 2013. Revenues were $2.63 billion, compared to $2.62 billion for the same period ended June 30, 2013. The company provided production guidance for the second half of 2014. The production growth in the second half of the year is supported by completing all of the Siakap North-Petai well work, full start up of the Dalmatian field, the addition of 97 new EFS wells through mid-year, completion of Syncrude unplanned maintenance, further progress in the start up efforts at the non-operated Kakap-Gumusut field, and the addition of 7 wells through the first half of this year in its Sarawak oil projects.

Murphy Oil Corporation Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend on the Common Stock, Payable on September 2, 2014; Elects Lawrence R. Dickerson as Director

The board of directors of Murphy Oil Corporation declared a quarterly cash dividend on the common stock of Murphy Oil Corporation of $0.35 per share, or $1.40 per share on an annualized basis. The previous annualized dividend level was $1.25 per share. The dividend is payable September 2, 2014 to holders of record August 18, 2014. The board of directors also announced that Lawrence R. Dickerson has been elected to the company's board of directors effective August 6, 2014. Mr. Dickerson currently serves as a director on the board of Oil States International Inc.

 

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