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Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 13, 2017

Marathon Oil Corporation ( MRO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 13, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 10, 2017. Shareholders who purchased MRO prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that MRO has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of MRO was $16.05, representing a -16.75% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.28 and a 146.17% increase over the 52 week low of $6.52.

MRO is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and Total S.A. ( TOT ). MRO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$2.16. Zacks Investment Research reports MRO's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 29.19%, compared to an industry average of 27.3%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the MRO Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to MRO through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have MRO as a top-10 holding:

  • SPDR Select Sector Fund - Energy Select Sector ( XLE ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XLE with an increase of 7.83% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MRO at 1.21%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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