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Murphy Oil Corporation (MUR)

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  • May 1, 2013, 5:06 PM
    Murphy Oil (MUR): Q1 EPS of $1.08 beats by $0.07. Revenue of $6.63B misses by $0.54B. (PR)
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  • May 1, 2013, 12:10 AM
    Notable earnings after Wednesday’ s close: ALL, ARI, ARR, ATML, ATO, ATW, AXLL, AXTI, BKD, BMR, CACI, CAR, CBS, CJES, CNQR, CSOD, CVD, CVI, CVRR, CWT, CXO, DVR, DX, DXCM, DXPE, EDMC, ESS, EXPD, EXXI, FB, FNF, FRT, G, GLUU, GNK, GTAT, HNSN, HR, IPI, IPXL, IVR, JDSU, KIM, LNC, LOCK, LVS, MAC, MAR, MET, MUR, NAVB, NGD, NLY, NTRI, PHH, POL, PRU, PSE, PXD, QUIK, ROVI, SAM, SFLY, SGMO, SLTM, SNCR, STX, TEG, TGI, TPC, TSO, TTEK, UAN, UNM, V, VVC, WES, WLT, YELP
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  • Apr. 30, 2013, 5:35 PM
    Notable earnings after Wednesday’ s close: ALL, ARI, ARR, ATML, ATO, ATW, AXLL, AXTI, BKD, BMR, CACI, CAR, CBS, CJES, CNQR, CSOD, CVD, CVI, CVRR, CWT, CXO, DVR, DX, DXCM, DXPE, EDMC, ESS, EXPD, EXXI, FB, FNF, FRT, G, GLUU, GNK, GTAT, HNSN, HR, IPI, IPXL, IVR, JDSU, KIM, LNC, LOCK, LVS, MAC, MAR, MET, MUR, NAVB, NGD, NLY, NTRI, PHH, POL, PRU, PSE, PXD, QUIK, ROVI, SAM, SFLY, SGMO, SLTM, SNCR, STX, TEG, TGI, TPC, TSO, TTEK, UAN, UNM, V, VVC, WES, WLT, YELP
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  • Apr. 3, 2013, 3:35 PM
    Murphy Oil Corporation (MUR) declares $0.3125/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous. Forward yield 1.99%. For shareholders of record May 17. Payable June 03. Ex-div date May 15. (PR)
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  • Feb. 15, 2013, 11:43 AM
    Murphy Oil (MUR +0.7%) is initiated with a Buy rating and $71 price target at Brean Murray. This year looks to be catalyst-laden, the firm says, with MUR's possible downstream segment spinoff expected midyear, a 12-15 well international exploration program, and oily production growth from ramping activity in its North American resource plays.
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  • Feb. 1, 2013, 10:13 AM
    Canadian Oil Sands' (COSWF.OB) Q4 EPS fell to C$0.46 from C$0.48, while cash flow improved to C$0.86/share from C$0.75. COS projects 2013 cash flow at C$2.16/share, below 2012's C$3.26. CEO Marcel Coutu says COS is looking at acquiring Murphy Oil’s (MUR) stake in the Syncrude project; MUR wants to sell its 5% stake, which produced 299 bbl/day in Q4.
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  • Jan. 30, 2013, 5:05 PM
    Murphy Oil (MUR): Q4 EPS of $0.82 misses by $0.56. Revenue of $7.39B beats by $0.58B. Shares -1.4% AH. (PR)
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  • Jan. 30, 2013, 12:10 AM
    Notable earnings after Wednesday’s close: ALGN, AMP, ATW, AVB, CDNS, CLB, CMO, COP, CTXS, DRE, EA, EDMC, FB, FIO, FTNT, JDSU, LVS, MUR, NOW, NXPI, OI, QCOM, QTM, STM, SWKS, TSCO
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  • Jan. 29, 2013, 5:35 PM
    Notable earnings after Wednesday’s close: ALGN, AMP, ATW, AVB, CDNS, CLB, CMO, COP, CTXS, DRE, EA, EDMC, FB, FIO, FTNT, JDSU, LVS, MUR, NOW, NXPI, OI, QCOM, QTM, STM, SWKS, TSCO
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  • Jan. 8, 2013, 9:49 AM
    Murphy Oil (MUR -0.2%) appoints R. Andrew Clyde as President and CEO of retail marketing subsidiary Murphy Oil USA. Clyde is a partner in Booz & Company's global energy practice and has 20-plus years of experience in management consulting, with specific focus on the downstream value chain and gasoline and convenience retailing.
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  • Dec. 26, 2012, 9:36 AM
    Murphy Oil (MUR) reaches a deal to build gas stations at over 200 Wal-Mart (WMT) supercenters in the Midwest and South.  It expects the buildout to be finished within 3 years. In August, the companies teamed up for a gas discount promotion involving existing Murphy stations at Wal-Mart stores.
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  • Dec. 11, 2012, 9:55 AM
    Murphy Oil (MUR +1.2%) enters a share-repurchase agreement with J.P. Morgan Chase to buy back $250M of its common stock, part of MUR's authorized program to buy back up to $1B of its shares. All MUR shares delivered under the accelerated share-repurchase transaction will be immediately retired.
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  • Nov. 28, 2012, 3:33 AM
    Bond issuance from investment-grade companies has reached $109B so far this month, a record for November. Disney (DIS), Murphy Oil (MUR) and six others are the latest to take advantage of low rates and high demand, selling $10.15B worth of debt yesterday. Murphy is an example of a company that raises debt to fund buybacks and/or dividend payouts ahead of an expected hike in dividend taxes next year.
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  • Nov. 21, 2012, 11:18 AM
    Murphy Oil (MUR) says a well drilled off the shore of the Republic of the Congo was unsuccessful and has been plugged and abandoned; the cost of the well in the Mer Profonde North permit area totals $48M and will be expensed in Q4. MUR also says it has expanded its presence in the Browse Basin exploration area off the coast of Australia.
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  • Nov. 14, 2012, 5:01 PM
    Third Point reports initiating new stakes in Mondelez (MDLZ), Nexen (NXY), Symantec (SYMC), WESCO (WCC), Autodesk (ADSK), while increasing its stakes in AIG (AIG), Apple (AAPL), Murphy Oil (MUR) and LyondellBasell (LYB). The firm liquidated positions in Plains Exploration (PXP), Liberty (LINTA), News Corp (NWSA), Capital One (COF) and DISH (DISH) over the quarter, and reduced stakes in Cigna (CI), ARIAD (ARIA), Cabot (COG) and Coca-Cola Enterprises (CCE). (13-F)
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  • Nov. 13, 2012, 5:24 PM
    Murphy Oil (MUR) agrees to purchase interests in Shell lands and take over as operator of Shell assets in the Seal Lake area of Alberta; the purchase price was not disclosed. The transaction brings MUR's acreage in the area to more than 331K net acres with total production of ~9K boe/day.
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Company Description
Murphy Oil Corp is an oil & gas exploration and production company with operations in theUnited States, Canada, Malaysia and all other countries.