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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 8/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.30
MPC's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
72% of the 209 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.37 vs. MPC: 0.30 )
MPC' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.1   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.3

Equity to Asset 0.34
MPC's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
72% of the 212 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. MPC: 0.34 )
MPC' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.34   Max: 0.43
Current: 0.34

0.34
0.43
Interest Coverage 20.51
MPC's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
84% of the 146 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 6.31 vs. MPC: 20.51 )
MPC' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 20.51   Max: 231.88
Current: 20.51

20.51
231.88
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 4.69
M-Score: -2.61
WACC vs ROIC
14.29%
19.70%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 6/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 3.77
MPC's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 214 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. MPC: 3.77 )
MPC' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 1.43   Max: 6.48
Current: 3.77

1.43
6.48
Net-margin (%) 2.34
MPC's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 214 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.94 vs. MPC: 2.34 )
MPC' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 0.98   Max: 4.11
Current: 2.34

0.98
4.11
ROE (%) 21.95
MPC's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 210 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 6.10 vs. MPC: 21.95 )
MPC' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 4.96   Max: 31.97
Current: 21.95

4.96
31.97
ROA (%) 7.97
MPC's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 214 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.78 vs. MPC: 7.97 )
MPC' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 2.28   Max: 12.8
Current: 7.97

2.28
12.8
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 25.41
MPC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 211 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 7.22 vs. MPC: 25.41 )
MPC' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 8.46   Max: 43
Current: 25.41

8.46
43
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 21.80
MPC's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 176 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 10.90 vs. MPC: 21.80 )
MPC' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 21.8
Current: 21.8

0
21.8
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 38.40
MPC's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 154 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. MPC: 38.40 )
MPC' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 38.4
Current: 38.4

0
38.4
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 56.40
MPC's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 136 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 7.00 vs. MPC: 56.40 )
MPC' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 56.4
Current: 56.4

0
56.4
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Financials


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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

MPC Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Louis Moore Bacon 4,804 sh (New)
George Soros 525,857 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 71,415 sh (+426.54%)
Paul Tudor Jones 7,691 sh (+150.03%)
John Burbank 1,404,646 sh (+135.25%)
Alan Fournier 2,523,201 sh (+47.56%)
Bernard Horn 38,991 sh (+34.03%)
Eric Mindich 2,420,468 sh (+18.03%)
Ron Baron 7,678 sh (+11.63%)
Pioneer Investments 1,681,459 sh (+1.05%)
John Griffin 2,790,000 sh (unchged)
Eric Mindich 1,500,000 sh (unchged)
T Boone Pickens Sold Out
Daniel Loeb Sold Out
Stanley Druckenmiller Sold Out
James Barrow 4,956,148 sh (-0.15%)
David Dreman 2,482 sh (-18.22%)
Caxton Associates 541,377 sh (-19.75%)
Ken Fisher 2,307 sh (-43.55%)
Jeremy Grantham 71,250 sh (-71.29%)
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Q2 2014

MPC Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Ray Dalio 40,000 sh (New)
T Boone Pickens 62,183 sh (New)
Stanley Druckenmiller 123,400 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 8,821 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 12,073 sh (+56.98%)
Ron Baron 11,078 sh (+44.28%)
David Dreman 3,288 sh (+32.47%)
Alan Fournier 2,780,000 sh (+10.18%)
John Burbank 1,531,201 sh (+9.01%)
James Barrow 5,230,648 sh (+5.54%)
John Griffin 2,900,000 sh (+3.94%)
Eric Mindich 2,420,468 sh (unchged)
Eric Mindich 1,500,000 sh (unchged)
Bernard Horn 38,991 sh (unchged)
George Soros Sold Out
Ken Fisher Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon 4,601 sh (-4.23%)
Pioneer Investments 1,405,249 sh (-16.43%)
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Q3 2014

MPC Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Ken Fisher 2,948 sh (New)
Jim Simons 93,200 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 112,206 sh (+1172.03%)
T Boone Pickens 93,605 sh (+50.53%)
Paul Tudor Jones 17,572 sh (+45.55%)
John Griffin 3,155,000 sh (+8.79%)
Ron Baron 11,778 sh (+6.32%)
David Dreman 3,421 sh (+4.05%)
Bernard Horn 40,291 sh (+3.33%)
Pioneer Investments 1,438,832 sh (+2.39%)
Eric Mindich 1,500,000 sh (unchged)
Alan Fournier 2,780,000 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Stanley Druckenmiller Sold Out
James Barrow 4,942,348 sh (-5.51%)
Eric Mindich 1,937,468 sh (-19.95%)
John Burbank 617,714 sh (-59.66%)
Ray Dalio 2,400 sh (-94%)
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Q4 2014

MPC Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Ken Fisher Sold Out
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with MPC

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Ken Fisher 2014-12-31 Sold Out $76.27 - $96.92 $ 90.012%0
T Boone Pickens 2014-09-30 Add 50.53%2.62%$75.79 - $92.39 $ 90.016%93605
John Burbank 2014-09-30 Reduce -59.66%1.19%$75.79 - $92.39 $ 90.016%617714
John Griffin 2014-09-30 Add 8.79%0.26%$75.79 - $92.39 $ 90.016%3155000
Joel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 Add 1172.03%0.09%$75.79 - $92.39 $ 90.016%112206
Ray Dalio 2014-09-30 Reduce -94%0.02%$75.79 - $92.39 $ 90.016%2400
Ken Fisher 2014-09-30 New Buy$75.79 - $92.39 $ 90.016%2948
T Boone Pickens 2014-06-30 New Buy3.7%$79.4 - $96.69 $ 90.012%62183
George Soros 2014-06-30 Sold Out 0.45%$79.4 - $96.69 $ 90.012%0
John Burbank 2014-06-30 Add 9.01%0.17%$79.4 - $96.69 $ 90.012%1531201
Ray Dalio 2014-06-30 New Buy0.02%$79.4 - $96.69 $ 90.012%40000
Joel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 New Buy0.01%$79.4 - $96.69 $ 90.012%8821
Ron Baron 2014-06-30 Add 44.28%$79.4 - $96.69 $ 90.012%11078
David Dreman 2014-06-30 Add 32.47%$79.4 - $96.69 $ 90.012%3288
Ken Fisher 2014-06-30 Sold Out $79.4 - $96.69 $ 90.012%0
John Burbank 2014-03-31 Add 135.25%1.95%$82.31 - $94.5 $ 90.013%1404646
Daniel Loeb 2014-03-31 Sold Out 1.6%$82.31 - $94.5 $ 90.013%0
George Soros 2014-03-31 New Buy0.45%$82.31 - $94.5 $ 90.013%525857
T Boone Pickens 2014-03-31 Sold Out 0.06%$82.31 - $94.5 $ 90.013%0
Ken Fisher 2014-03-31 Reduce -43.55%$82.31 - $94.5 $ 90.012%2307
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Guru Investment Theses on Marathon Petroleum Corp

Baron Funds Comments on Marathon Petroleum Corp - Feb 25, 2014

Marathon Petroleum Corp. (MPC) is one of the largest independent refiners and marketers of crude oil and refined products in the U.S. The shares performed strongly during the fourth quarter as investors anticipated rising profitability due to signals that refining margins were expanding on widening price differentials between domestic and international oil prices. Shares also appeared to benefit from increased visibility into Marathon's pipeline of midstream assets that can be dropped down into its Master Limited Partnership in the future.

From Ron Baron (Trades, Portfolio)'s Baron Funds fourth quarter 2013 commentary.

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Baron Funds Comments on Marathon Petroleum Corp
Marathon Petroleum Corp. (MPC) is one of the largest independent refiners and marketers of crude oil and refined products in the U.S. The shares performed strongly during the fourth quarter as investors anticipated rising profitability due to signals that refining margins were expanding on widening price differentials between domestic and international oil prices. Shares also appeared to benefit from increased visibility into Marathon's pipeline of midstream assets that can be dropped down into its Master Limited Partnership in the future. Read more...

Ratios

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history
P/E(ttm) 11.10
MPC's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
90% of the 231 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 28.70 vs. MPC: 11.10 )
MPC' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 3.6   Max: 18.65
Current: 11.1

3.6
18.65
Forward P/E 7.98
MPC's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
91% of the 231 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 18.69 vs. MPC: 7.98 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 11.10
MPC's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
90% of the 231 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 27.60 vs. MPC: 11.10 )
MPC' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 3.59   Max: 18.66
Current: 11.1

3.59
18.66
P/B 2.32
MPC's P/B is ranked higher than
69% of the 231 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.44 vs. MPC: 2.32 )
MPC' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.96   Max: 2.68
Current: 2.32

0.96
2.68
P/S 0.26
MPC's P/S is ranked higher than
77% of the 231 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.25 vs. MPC: 0.26 )
MPC' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.13   Max: 0.36
Current: 0.26

0.13
0.36
PFCF 9.87
MPC's PFCF is ranked higher than
90% of the 231 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 159.47 vs. MPC: 9.87 )
MPC' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 2.8   Max: 32.9
Current: 9.87

2.8
32.9
POCF 6.42
MPC's POCF is ranked higher than
85% of the 231 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 12.50 vs. MPC: 6.42 )
MPC' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 2.1   Max: 13.5
Current: 6.42

2.1
13.5
EV-to-EBIT 7.78
MPC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
91% of the 231 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 24.60 vs. MPC: 7.78 )
MPC' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 2.4   Max: 11.5
Current: 7.78

2.4
11.5
Current Ratio 1.24
MPC's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
72% of the 213 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.31 vs. MPC: 1.24 )
MPC' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.81   Max: 1.59
Current: 1.24

0.81
1.59
Quick Ratio 0.70
MPC's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 213 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.84 vs. MPC: 0.70 )
MPC' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.46   Max: 1.17
Current: 0.7

0.46
1.17
Days Inventory 22.78
MPC's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
79% of the 231 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 32.01 vs. MPC: 22.78 )
MPC' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 16.92   Max: 31.56
Current: 22.78

16.92
31.56
Days Sales Outstanding 19.11
MPC's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
82% of the 231 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 24.85 vs. MPC: 19.11 )
MPC' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 11.62   Max: 28.34
Current: 19.11

11.62
28.34

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 2.04
MPC's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
66% of the 180 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.68 vs. MPC: 2.04 )
MPC' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.52   Max: 2.7
Current: 2.04

0.52
2.7
Dividend Payout 0.22
MPC's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
92% of the 231 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. MPC: 0.22 )
MPC' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.06   Max: 0.78
Current: 0.22

0.06
0.78
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.10
MPC's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
61% of the 183 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. MPC: 2.10 )
MPC' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.52   Max: 2.7
Current: 2.1

0.52
2.7
Share Buyback Rate 4.00
MPC's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
93% of the 102 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: -0.30 vs. MPC: 4.00 )
MPC' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 0   Max: 4
Current: 4

0
4

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 2.71
MPC's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
71% of the 231 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.15 vs. MPC: 2.71 )
MPC' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.05   Max: 2.73
Current: 2.71

1.05
2.73
Price/Median PS Value 1.04
MPC's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
72% of the 231 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.94 vs. MPC: 1.04 )
MPC' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.5   Max: 1.41
Current: 1.04

0.5
1.41
Price/Graham Number 1.13
MPC's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
83% of the 231 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.89 vs. MPC: 1.13 )
MPC' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.41   Max: 1.37
Current: 1.13

0.41
1.37
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 12.90
MPC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
90% of the 213 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 4.50 vs. MPC: 12.90 )
MPC' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 8.7   Max: 42.5
Current: 12.9

8.7
42.5

Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - Refining & Marketing » Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing
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Traded in other countries:MPN.Germany,
Marathon Petroleum Corp is incorporated in Delaware on November 9, 2009. The Company is a marketer, transporter and transporter of petroleum product refiners in the United States. The Company operates currently owns and operates seven refineries, all located in the United States, with an aggregate crude oil refining capacity of approximately 1.7 mmbpcd. The Companies refineries supply refined products to resellers and consumers within its market areas, including the Midwest, Gulf Coast and Southeast regions of the United States. It distributes refined products to its customers through private domestic fleets of inland petroleum product barges, terminal operations in the United States, and a combination of MPC-owned and third-party-owned trucking and rail assets. As of December 31, 2013, it had ownership interests in approximately 8,300 miles of crude oil and refined product pipelines to deliver crude oil to its refineries and other locations and refined products to wholesale and retail market areas. It operates in three segments namely Refining & Marketing, Speedway and Pipeline Transportation. The Refining & Marketing refines crude oil and other feedstocks at its seven refineries in the Gulf Coast and Midwest regions of the United States, purchases ethanol and refined products for resale and distributes refined products through various means, including barges, terminals and trucks that it owns or operates. The Company sells refined products to wholesale marketing customers domestically and internationally, buyers on the spot market, Speedway(r) business segment and to independent entrepreneurs who operate Marathon(r) retail outlets. The Speedway segment sells transportation fuels and convenience products in the retail market in the Midwest, through Speedway convenience stores and Pipeline Transportation segment transports crude oil and other feedstocks to its refineries and other locations, delivers refined products to wholesale and retail market areas and includes the aggregated operations of MPLX LP and MPC's retained pipeline assets and investments.
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