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Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Given Average Rating of “Buy” by Analysts

Shares of Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) have received a consensus rating of “Buy” from the seventeen research firms that are covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Seven investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation, nine have given a buy recommendation and one has given a strong buy recommendation to the company. The average 1-year target price among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $69.36. A number of research firms have commented on MPC. Scotiabank reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a $75.00 target price on shares of Marathon Petroleum in a research report on Wednesday. Credit Suisse Group began coverage on shares