Technical Analysis for MUR - Murphy Oil Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
A 19.29 -4.17% -0.84
MUR closed unchanged on Wednesday, May 12, 2021, on approximately normal volume. The bulls were able to push the stock to a new 52-week high. The price action carved out a bearish shooting star candlestick pattern. That may indicate a downside reversal. Look for price to trade beneath the low of the shooting star for confirmation. Note that the stock is in overbought territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a pullback should not be unexpected.

Trend Table & Recent EOD Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Weak or Absent Up Up Up
Historical MUR trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Shooting Star Candlestick Bearish -4.17%
Lizard Bearish Bearish Day Trade Setup -4.17%
New 52 Week High Strength -4.17%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength -4.17%
Wide Bands Range Expansion -4.17%
Overbought Stochastic Strength -4.17%
Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength -4.17%
Stochastic Sell Signal Bearish -4.17%
Slingshot Bullish Bullish Swing Setup -4.17%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength -4.17%
Older End-of-Day Signals for MUR ...

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Down 1 ATR about 2 hours ago
Down 5% about 2 hours ago
60 Minute Opening Range Breakdown about 4 hours ago
1.5x Volume Pace about 5 hours ago
Down 3% about 6 hours ago
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Murphy Oil Corporation Description

Murphy Oil Corporation engages in the exploration and production of oil and gas properties worldwide. It is also involved in oil and gas refining and marketing activities. The company explores for and produces crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids. It sells motor fuel and convenience merchandise; and refined petroleum and ethanol products, as well as engages in the refined products trading business. The company markets its refined products through a network of stations, unbranded wholesale customers, and bulk products customers. As of December 31, 2012, it marketed fuel and convenience merchandise through 1,165 company owned stations. Murphy Oil Corporation primarily holds interest in a Canadian synthetic oil operation; and owns two ethanol production facilities in the United States. The company was formerly known as Murphy Corporation and changed its name to Murphy Oil Corporation in 1964. Murphy Oil Corporation was founded in 1950 and is headquartered in El Dorado, Arkansas.


Sector: Energy
Industry: Oil & Gas E&P
Keywords: Natural Gas Crude Oil Petroleum Natural Gas Liquids Refined Products Oil And Gas Properties Motor Fuel Synthetic Oil Bulk Products Murphy Oil Oil And Gas Refining

Is MUR 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 21.72
52 Week Low 7.0
Average Volume 2,894,581
200-Day Moving Average 13.35
50-Day Moving Average 17.64
20-Day Moving Average 17.59
10-Day Moving Average 18.65
Average True Range 1.07
ADX 18.23
+DI 38.79
-DI 19.63
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 18.50
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 18.13
Upper Bollinger Band 20.50
Lower Bollinger Band 14.67
Percent B (%b) 0.94
BandWidth 33.17
MACD Line 0.81
MACD Signal Line 0.44
MACD Histogram 0.3762
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 3.09 Billion
Num Shares 154 Million
EPS 1.83
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 11.02
Price-to-Sales 0.71
Price-to-Book 0.34
PEG Ratio 5.48
Dividend 0.50
Dividend Yield 2.48%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 22.66
Resistance 3 (R3) 22.91 22.32 22.24
Resistance 2 (R2) 22.32 21.67 22.19 22.10
Resistance 1 (R1) 21.22 21.27 20.93 20.97 21.96
Pivot Point 20.63 20.63 20.48 20.50 20.63
Support 1 (S1) 19.54 19.98 19.24 19.29 18.30
Support 2 (S2) 18.94 19.58 18.82 18.16
Support 3 (S3) 17.85 18.94 18.02
Support 4 (S4) 17.60