Marathon Oil: Impressive Focus On Capital Returns

Nov. 17, 2022 11:07 AM ETMarathon Oil Corporation (MRO)10 Comments


  • I run through the pluses and minus facing oil demand in 2023.
  • A discussion of Marathon oil's capital return policy. What to think about?
  • Marathon Oil is priced at 4x next year's free cash flows. How should we think about this multiple?
  • Looking for more investing ideas like this one? Get them exclusively at Deep Value Returns. Learn More »

LV Cash $20 and $5 American bills in foreground with maintenance shop work stations in background.

fstop123/iStock via Getty Images

Investment Thesis

Marathon Oil (NYSE:MRO) is the only company I know in the oil space that is so intent on returning capital to shareholders that its capital return framework starts on its cash flows

MRO Q3 2022

MRO Q3 2022

Strong Investment Potential

My Marketplace highlights a portfolio of undervalued investment opportunities - stocks with rapid growth potential, driven by top quality management, while these stocks are cheaply valued.

I follow countless companies and select for you the most attractive investments. I do all the work of picking the most attractive stocks.

Investing Made EASY

As an experienced professional, I highlight the best stocks to grow your savings: stocks that deliver strong gains.

    • Deep Value Returns' Marketplace continues to rapidly grow.
    • Check out members' reviews.
    • High-quality, actionable insightful stock picks.
    • The place where value is everything.

This article was written by

High upside energy, commodity, tech, and dividend stocks
THANK YOU for all the help that everyone has so kindly offered me, in how to think about businesses from different perspectives.

DEEP VALUE RETURNS: The only Marketplace with real performance. No gimmicks. I provide a hand-holding service. Plus regular stock updates.

We are all working together to compound returns.

WARNING: Any stocks that you feel like buying after discussions with me are your responsibility.

Disclosure: I/we have no stock, option or similar derivative position in any of the companies mentioned, and no plans to initiate any such positions within the next 72 hours. I wrote this article myself, and it expresses my own opinions. I am not receiving compensation for it (other than from Seeking Alpha). I have no business relationship with any company whose stock is mentioned in this article.

Recommended For You

Comments (10)

To ensure this doesn’t happen in the future, please enable Javascript and cookies in your browser.
Is this happening to you frequently? Please report it on our feedback forum.
If you have an ad-blocker enabled you may be blocked from proceeding. Please disable your ad-blocker and refresh.