Technical Analysis for MUR - Murphy Oil Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
C 45.35 5.76% 2.47
MUR closed up 5.76 percent on Thursday, January 26, 2023, on 2.94 times normal volume. The stock rose above its 50 day moving average, improving its intermediate-term outlook by crossing above that important trendline. 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 Trading Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Weak or Absent Up Up Up

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Crossed Above 50 DMA Bullish 0.00%
MACD Bullish Centerline Cross Bullish 0.00%
Expansion Pivot Buy Setup Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Earnings Movers Other 0.00%
BB Squeeze Ended Range Expansion 0.00%
Above Upper BB Strength 0.00%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Up 3 Days in a Row Strength 0.00%
Up 4 Days in a Row Strength 0.00%

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Alert Time
Up 5% about 11 hours ago
60 Minute Opening Range Breakout about 12 hours ago
Possible Pocket Pivot about 13 hours ago
2x Volume Pace about 14 hours ago
1.5x Volume Pace about 14 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 Oil And Gas Refining Synthetic Oil Bulk Products Murphy Oil

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 51.285
52 Week Low 25.9667
Average Volume 1,422,907
200-Day Moving Average 39.54
50-Day Moving Average 43.69
20-Day Moving Average 42.09
10-Day Moving Average 42.52
Average True Range 1.60
RSI 64.79
ADX 24.13
+DI 25.79
-DI 20.36
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs) 40.82
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs) 44.32
Upper Bollinger Bands 44.12
Lower Bollinger Band 40.05
Percent B (%b) 1.3
BandWidth 9.66
MACD Line 0.05
MACD Signal Line -0.36
MACD Histogram 0.4098
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 6.97 Billion
Num Shares 154 Million
EPS 1.83
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 24.82
Price-to-Sales 0.71
Price-to-Book 0.34
PEG Ratio 5.48
Dividend 0.50
Dividend Yield 1.10%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 49.18
Resistance 3 (R3) 48.84 47.24 48.54
Resistance 2 (R2) 47.24 46.26 47.40 48.32
Resistance 1 (R1) 46.29 45.66 46.77 46.63 48.11
Pivot Point 44.69 44.69 44.92 44.85 44.69
Support 1 (S1) 43.74 43.71 44.22 44.08 42.59
Support 2 (S2) 42.14 43.11 42.30 42.38
Support 3 (S3) 41.19 42.14 42.16
Support 4 (S4) 41.53