Technical Analysis for MPC - Marathon Petroleum Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
A 56.64 0.23% 0.13
MPC closed up 0.78 percent on Thursday, March 4, 2021, on 1.24 times normal volume. Due to the stock's strong uptrend, it may remain overbought for a while. So, if you're looking for a reason to sell, don't put too much weight on it being overbought.

Trend Table & Recent EOD Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Strong Up Up Up
Historical MPC trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup 0.23%
Slingshot Bullish Bullish Swing Setup 0.23%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.23%
New 52 Week High Strength 1.02%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 1.02%
New 52 Week High Strength 1.09%
Earnings Movers Other 1.09%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 1.09%
Earnings Movers Other 0.96%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.96%
Older End-of-Day Signals for MPC ...

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10 DMA Support about 3 hours ago
Down 2 % about 3 hours ago
Down 1% about 3 hours ago
Gap Up Closed about 4 hours ago
Reversed from Up about 4 hours ago
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Marathon Petroleum Corporation Description

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.


Sector: Energy
Industry: Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing
Keywords: Crude Oil Petroleum Industry Petroleum Petroleum Products Propane Retail Outlets Refined Products Barge Pipeline Transport Fuel Oil Transportation Segment Pipeline Transportation Western Refining Transportation Fuels Transports Crude Oil Jobber Convenience Products Sunoco Heavy Fuel Oil Marathon Petroleum Marathon Oil

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 57.69
52 Week Low 15.26
Average Volume 5,497,429
200-Day Moving Average 38.49
50-Day Moving Average 47.15
20-Day Moving Average 52.63
10-Day Moving Average 55.47
Average True Range 1.97
ADX 38.86
+DI 30.84
-DI 16.77
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 51.77
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 49.93
Upper Bollinger Band 58.85
Lower Bollinger Band 46.41
Percent B (%b) 0.81
BandWidth 23.62
MACD Line 2.81
MACD Signal Line 2.70
MACD Histogram 0.112
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 36.77 Billion
Num Shares 651 Million
EPS 4.64
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 12.19
Price-to-Sales 0.29
Price-to-Book 1.20
PEG Ratio 15.65
Dividend 2.32
Dividend Yield 4.11%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 60.28
Resistance 3 (R3) 60.17 58.82 59.65
Resistance 2 (R2) 58.82 57.86 58.87 59.44
Resistance 1 (R1) 57.66 57.27 58.24 57.77 59.23
Pivot Point 56.31 56.31 56.60 56.36 56.31
Support 1 (S1) 55.15 55.35 55.73 55.26 53.79
Support 2 (S2) 53.80 54.76 53.85 53.58
Support 3 (S3) 52.64 53.80 53.37
Support 4 (S4) 52.75