Fact based stock research
Marathon Oil (NYSE:MRO)


Marathon Oil stock research in summary

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Marathon Oil shares have a SELL rating. While they show above average growth, they are riskily financed, and are bad value. We recommend selling Marathon Oil shares.


Latest Obermatt Ranks


Country USA
Industry Oil & Gas Production
Index S&P 500
Size class Small

June 8, 2018. Top 10 stocks updated on Top 10 schedule or at least quarterly. ()


Research History: Marathon Oil

STOCK RESEARCH SUMMARY 2015 2016 2017 2018
STOCK VALUE RANKS
31
19
8
2
STOCK GROWTH RANKS
2
64
20
86
STOCK SAFETY RANKS
7
13
10
8
COMBINED STOCK RANKS
2
20
16
10

Last update of Combined Rank: 8-Jun-2018. Stock research history is based on the Obermatt Method. The higher the rank, the better is Marathon Oil in the corresponding investment strategy.


Value Metrics in Detail

Last update of Value Rank: 8-Jun-2018. Stock analysis on value ratios: The higher the rank, the lower the value ratio of Marathon Oil; except for dividend yield where the rank is higher, the higher the yield.


Growth Metrics in Detail

GROWTH METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
REVENUE GROWTH
4
10
8
87
PROFIT GROWTH
6
6
6
88
STOCK RETURNS
3
68
24
40
CONSOLIDATED RANK: GROWTH
2
64
20
86

Financial reporting date of Growth Rank: 31-Mar-2018. Stock analysis on growth metrics: The higher the rank, the higher the growth and returns of Marathon Oil.


Safety Metrics in Detail

SAFETY METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
LEVERAGE
30
45
38
54
REFINANCING
19
25
60
26
LIQUIDITY
8
8
2
1
CONSOLIDATED RANK: SAFETY
7
13
10
8

Financial reporting date of Safety Rank: 31-Mar-2018. Stock analysis on safety metrics: The higher the rank, the lower the leverage of Marathon Oil and the more cash is available to service its debt.


Stock analysis by the purely financial fact-based Obermatt Method for the investment strategies Value, Growth and Safety for Marathon Oil from June 8, 2018.