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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
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

Mitsubishi Corporation (TSE:8058) has submitted a non-binding bid to buy Malaysian oil and gas assets of Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) valued at about $2.5 billion, a person familiar with the matter told. Oil and Natural Gas Corp. Ltd. (BSE:500312) and Oil India Limited (BSE:533106) are among the other suitors preparing to submit bids for the Murphy Malaysia assets, separate sources said. It was not immediately clear if the two Indian companies would submit a joint bid. ONGC and Oil India are likely to submit preliminary bids for the Murphy stake by the end of July after getting mandatory internal approvals, said the sources. Kuwait Petroleum Corporation and Mitsui & Co. Ltd. (TSE:8031) were among the other suitors considering a bid. Mitsubishi, Mitsui and ONGC Videsh, the overseas business arm of ONGC spokesperson declined to comment. Kuwait Petroleum, Oil India and Murphy did not respond to e-mails seeking comment.

Murphy Oil Reportedly Seeks Sale Of Malaysian Assets

Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) has begun an over $2 billion sale of its Malaysian oil and gas assets, people with knowledge of the deal said. Murphy Oil is seeking to sell as much as 30% of its stake in its Malaysian assets, these people said. The sale process is at an early stage, the people said, adding that the company is currently seeking bidders. The first round of bids are due in June 2014, one of the people said, adding that the company hopes to wrap up the deal by the end of 2014. Murphy Oil didn't respond to requests for comment.

Murphy Oil Corporation Amends By-Laws

Murphy Oil Corporation amended Article III, Section 2 of its By-Laws to change the number of directors from thirteen to eleven effective May 14, 2014.


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