Marathon Petroleum Corp


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  • Marathon Embraces Growing Crude Oil Spread: CEO Wednesday, 5 Dec 2012 | 3:22 PM ET
    Gary Heminger

    Widening spreads between U.S. light, sweet crude and Brent crude prices will be a catalyst for earnings at refiner Marathon Petroleum, CEO Gary Heminger said.

  • Nov 1- Marathon Petroleum Corp reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday due in part to asset sales, though earnings slipped in the company's core refining unit. For the third quarter, the company posted net income of $1.22 billion, or $3.59 per share, compared with $1.13 billion, or $3.16 per share, in the year-earlier period.

  • Nov 1- Marathon Petroleum Corp reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday, though results were helped by the sale of assets in Minnesota, but suffered in the company's core refining unit.

  • Marathon Petroleum profit jumps after asset sale Thursday, 1 Nov 2012 | 11:45 AM ET

    Nov 1- Marathon Petroleum Corp, which recently agreed to pay $2.5 billion for BP Plc's Texas City refining complex, reported on Thursday an 8 percent jump in quarterly profit, due in part to the sale of assets in Minnesota earlier this year.

  • Marathon Petroleum unit rises after IPO Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 11:36 AM ET

    FINDLAY, Ohio-- A pipeline subsidiary of Marathon Petroleum Corp. rose in its stock market debut after raising $380.6 million in an initial public offering of its units. MPLX LP sold 17.3 million units at $22 each, above the expected range of $19 to $21, which suggested strong demand for the company.