Technical Analysis for MPC - Marathon Petroleum Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade F 37.26 -2.28% -0.87
MPC closed down 2.28 percent on Thursday, August 13, 2020, on 59 percent of normal volume. The stock exhibited some range contraction during this trading session as price made an NR7 -- narrowest range of the last seven sessions. The stock fell below its 50 day moving average, damaging its intermediate-term outlook by crossing under that important trendline.

Trend Table & Recent Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Weak or Absent Down Flat Flat
Historical MPC trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Fell Below 20 DMA Bearish 0.00%
Fell Below 50 DMA Bearish 0.00%
Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction 0.00%
NR7 Range Contraction 0.00%
Crossed Above 20 DMA Bullish -2.28%
Crossed Above 50 DMA Bullish -2.28%
Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction -2.28%
Inside Day Range Contraction -2.28%
20 DMA Resistance Bearish 0.84%
50 DMA Resistance Bearish 0.84%

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Marathon Petroleum Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in refining, transporting, and marketing petroleum products primarily in the United States. It operates through Refining & Marketing, Speedway, and Pipeline Transportation segments. The company owns and operates seven refineries in the Gulf Coast and Midwest regions of the United States, which refine crude oil and other feedstocks; and distribute refined products through barges, terminals, and trucks, as well as purchases ethanol and refined products for resale. Its refined products include gasoline, distillates, propane, feedstocks and special products, heavy fuel oil, and asphalt. The company also transports crude oil and other feedstocks to its refineries and other locations; and sells transportation fuels and convenience products in the retail market through Speedway convenience stores. Marathon Petroleum Corporation markets its refined products to resellers, consumers, independent retailers, wholesale customers, marathon-branded jobbers, its Speedway convenience stores, airlines, transportation companies, and utility companies, as well as exports its refined products. As of March 31, 2013, it owned, leased, and had ownership interests in approximately 8,300 miles of crude oil and refined product pipelines; and operated approximately 5,000 Marathon branded retail outlets and 1,463 Speedway convenience stores in the United States. The company is headquartered in Findlay, Ohio. Marathon Petroleum Corporation operates independently of Marathon Oil Corporation as of July 1, 2011.
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Is MPC a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 69.65
52 Week Low 15.26
Average Volume 8,547,196
200-Day Moving Average 43.86
50-Day Moving Average 37.44
20-Day Moving Average 37.85
10-Day Moving Average 37.28
Average True Range 1.71
ADX 15.15
+DI 23.32
-DI 16.62
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 34.92
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 40.37
Upper Bollinger Band 39.82
Lower Bollinger Band 35.88
Percent B (%b) 0.35
BandWidth 10.41
MACD Line 0.07
MACD Signal Line 0.20
MACD Histogram -0.1247
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 18.86 Billion
Num Shares 506 Million
EPS 1.68
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 22.18
Price-to-Sales 0.48
Price-to-Book 2.29
PEG Ratio 0.95
Dividend 1.44
Dividend Yield 3.86%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 38.69
Resistance 3 (R3) 38.80 38.43 38.45
Resistance 2 (R2) 38.43 38.07 38.38 38.37
Resistance 1 (R1) 37.85 37.85 37.67 37.74 38.29
Pivot Point 37.48 37.48 37.39 37.43 37.48
Support 1 (S1) 36.90 37.12 36.72 36.79 36.23
Support 2 (S2) 36.53 36.90 36.48 36.15
Support 3 (S3) 35.95 36.53 36.07
Support 4 (S4) 35.84