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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 : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Equity to Asset 0.60
MPLX's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
83% of the 109 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. MPLX: 0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
MPLX' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.35  Med: 0.53 Max: 0.96
Current: 0.6
0.35
0.96
Interest Coverage 2.11
MPLX's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
71% of the 97 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 4.74 vs. MPLX: 2.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
MPLX' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.89  Med: 688.00 Max: 9999.99
Current: 2.11
5.89
9999.99
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 1.09
M-Score: 1.66
WACC vs ROIC
10.06%
2.71%
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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history
Operating margin (%) 15.48
MPLX's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 110 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 12.69 vs. MPLX: 15.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
MPLX' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 25.58  Med: 30.62 Max: 33.43
Current: 15.48
25.58
33.43
Net-margin (%) 4.29
MPLX's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 110 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 5.18 vs. MPLX: 4.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
MPLX' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.02  Med: 23.87 Max: 32.64
Current: 4.29
16.02
32.64
ROE (%) -1.02
MPLX's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
72% of the 112 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 6.69 vs. MPLX: -1.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
MPLX' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.34  Med: 11.40 Max: 21.63
Current: -1.02
1.34
21.63
ROA (%) 0.70
MPLX's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
66% of the 116 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 2.94 vs. MPLX: 0.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
MPLX' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.85  Med: 10.01 Max: 20.57
Current: 0.7
1.85
20.57
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 3.43
MPLX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 112 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 7.88 vs. MPLX: 3.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
MPLX' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.63  Med: 15.53 Max: 24.09
Current: 3.43
3.63
24.09
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 4.70
MPLX's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 78 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: -3.80 vs. MPLX: 4.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
MPLX' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 4.7
Current: 4.7
0
4.7
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 5.10
MPLX's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 70 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: -0.30 vs. MPLX: 5.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
MPLX' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 5.1
Current: 5.1
0
5.1
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 79.70
MPLX's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 60 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 4.00 vs. MPLX: 79.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
MPLX' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 79.7
Current: 79.7
0
79.7
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Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-07-30)


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Guru Trades

Q1 2015

MPLX Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Jim Simons 86,068 sh (+12.95%)
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Q2 2015

MPLX Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Jim Simons 61,084 sh (-29.03%)
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Q3 2015

MPLX Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Jim Simons 322,800 sh (+428.45%)
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Q4 2015

MPLX Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Ron Baron 23,500 sh (New)
T Boone Pickens 38,195 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 14.88
MPLX's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
70% of the 82 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 19.89 vs. MPLX: 14.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
MPLX' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.23  Med: 24.48 Max: 47.64
Current: 14.88
6.23
47.64
Forward P/E 29.94
MPLX's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
78% of the 68 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 18.94 vs. MPLX: 29.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 63.15
MPLX's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
90% of the 82 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 21.13 vs. MPLX: 63.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
MPLX' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.56  Med: 42.61 Max: 67.51
Current: 63.15
13.56
67.51
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 126.26
MPLX's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
79% of the 33 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 16.25 vs. MPLX: 126.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
MPLX' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 18.37  Med: 29.77 Max: 135.02
Current: 126.26
18.37
135.02
P/B 1.00
MPLX's P/B is ranked higher than
80% of the 109 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 1.89 vs. MPLX: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
MPLX' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 3.68 Max: 7.81
Current: 1
0.6
7.81
P/S 3.65
MPLX's P/S is ranked lower than
66% of the 109 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 2.36 vs. MPLX: 3.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
MPLX' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.05  Med: 6.29 Max: 11.12
Current: 3.65
2.05
11.12
POCF 10.54
MPLX's POCF is ranked lower than
75% of the 99 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 7.67 vs. MPLX: 10.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
MPLX' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.41  Med: 16.36 Max: 24.68
Current: 10.54
6.41
24.68
EV-to-EBIT 99.09
MPLX's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
92% of the 86 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 19.95 vs. MPLX: 99.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
MPLX' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.3  Med: 27.00 Max: 92.6
Current: 99.09
16.3
92.6
EV-to-EBITDA 42.79
MPLX's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
95% of the 95 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 14.16 vs. MPLX: 42.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
MPLX' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.9  Med: 20.60 Max: 40
Current: 42.79
12.9
40
Current Ratio 0.41
MPLX's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
74% of the 112 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. MPLX: 0.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
MPLX' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 1.75 Max: 7.14
Current: 0.41
0.41
7.14
Quick Ratio 0.37
MPLX's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
73% of the 112 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 0.92 vs. MPLX: 0.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
MPLX' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.37  Med: 1.64 Max: 6.96
Current: 0.37
0.37
6.96
Days Inventory 18.82
MPLX's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
56% of the 87 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 15.56 vs. MPLX: 18.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
MPLX' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.19  Med: 17.74 Max: 37.87
Current: 18.82
9.19
37.87
Days Sales Outstanding 109.39
MPLX's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
99% of the 103 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 31.36 vs. MPLX: 109.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
MPLX' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 33.95  Med: 45.41 Max: 257.26
Current: 109.39
33.95
257.26
Days Payable 76.60
MPLX's Days Payable is ranked higher than
65% of the 85 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 45.55 vs. MPLX: 76.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
MPLX' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 21.05  Med: 77.75 Max: 110.49
Current: 76.6
21.05
110.49

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 6.20
MPLX's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
80% of the 122 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 7.05 vs. MPLX: 6.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
MPLX' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.46  Med: 2.05 Max: 9.3
Current: 6.2
0.46
9.3
Forward Dividend Yield 6.59
MPLX's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
80% of the 123 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 8.87 vs. MPLX: 6.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 6.25
MPLX's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 123 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 5.54 vs. MPLX: 6.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
MPLX' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.46  Med: 2.05 Max: 9.3
Current: 6.25
0.46
9.3
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -9.80
MPLX's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
55% of the 74 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: -9.50 vs. MPLX: -9.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
MPLX' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.8  Med: 0.00 Max: 0
Current: -9.8
-9.8
0

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 1.35
MPLX's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
82% of the 92 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 2.18 vs. MPLX: 1.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
MPLX' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.31  Med: 3.91 Max: 9.06
Current: 1.35
1.31
9.06
Price/Median PS Value 0.58
MPLX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
82% of the 102 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 0.96 vs. MPLX: 0.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
MPLX' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.56  Med: 1.04 Max: 1.58
Current: 0.58
0.56
1.58
Price/Graham Number 1.94
MPLX's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
55% of the 69 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. MPLX: 1.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
MPLX' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.58  Med: 3.05 Max: 4.37
Current: 1.94
1.58
4.37
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 1.00
MPLX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
71% of the 112 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 3.90 vs. MPLX: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
MPLX' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.1  Med: 3.70 Max: 6.1
Current: 1
1.1
6.1

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $1175
EPS $ 2.08
Beta1.41
Short Percentage of Float2.80%
52-Week Range $16.34 - 77.71
Shares Outstanding(Mil)339.26

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue(Mil) 2,517 2,827 3,283
EPS($) 0.32 1.02 1.58
EPS without NRI($) 0.32 1.02 1.58

Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - Midstream » Oil & Gas Midstream
Compare:NYSE:ETE, TSX:PPL, NYSE:CPGX, NYSE:OKS, NYSE:MWE, AMEX:CQP » details
Traded in other countries:M0X.Germany,
MPLX LP, incorporated in Delaware is a limited partnership formed by Marathon Petroleum Corporation to own, operate, develop and acquire pipelines and other midstream assets related to the transportation and storage of crude oil, refined products and other hydrocarbon-based products. The Company is also the operator of crude oil and product pipelines owned by Marathon Petroleum Corporation and third parties for which it pays operating fees. Post the initial public offering on October 31, 2012 the Company entered into multiple transportation and storage services agreements with Marathon Petroleum Corporation. The Company does not take the ownership of the crude oil or products that it transports and stores for its customers and do not engage in the trading of any commodities. The Company has one reportable segment and all its operations are in the United States. As of December 31, 2012 the Company's assets are located in the Midwest and Gulf Coast regions of the United States, which collectively comprised approximately 72 percent of total U.S. crude distillation capacity and approximately 48 percent of total U.S. finished products demand. The Company's Patoka to Lima crude system is comprised of approximately 76 miles of 20-inch pipeline extending from Patoka, Illinois to Martinsville, Illinois, and approximately 226 miles of 22-inch pipeline extending from Martinsville to Lima, Ohio. This system also includes associated breakout tankage. The Catlettsburg and Robinson crude system is comprised of Patoka to Robinson pipeline and Patoka to Catlettsburg pipeline. The Company's Detroit crude system is comprised of Samaria to Detroit pipeline and Romulus to Detroit pipeline. The Wood River to Patoka crude system is comprised of Wood River to Patoka pipeline and Roxanna to Patoka pipeline. The Company's Gulf Coast product pipeline systems are Garyville products system and Texas City products system. The Midwest product pipeline systems consists of ORPL products system with consists of Kenova to Columbus pipeline, Canton to East Sparta pipeline, East Sparta to Heath pipeline, East Sparta to Midland pipeline, Heath to Dayton pipeline and Heath to Findlay pipeline. The Company's Robinson products system is comprised of Robinson to Lima pipeline, Robinson to Louisville pipeline, Robinson to Mt. Vernon pipeline, Wood River to Clermont pipeline, Dieterich to Martinsville pipeline and Wabash Pipeline System. The Company's pipeline systems are operated from a central control room located in Findlay, Ohio. Refined products and other hydrocarbon-based products that the Company transports are sold by its customers for consumption by the public.
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