US STOCKS-Futures rise as focus turns to Fed's inflation stance

S&P 500 futures hit a record high on Monday as focus shifted to the Federal Reserve’s meeting this week, where the central bank is expected to maintain its accommodative stance on monetary policy. Source: Industry Insights


Is Marathon Petroleum (NYSE:MPC) Using Too Much Debt?

Howard Marks put it nicely when he said that, rather than worrying about share price volatility, ‘The possibility of permanent loss is the risk I worry about… and every practical investor I know worries about.’ It’s only natural to consider a company’s balance sheet when you Source: Industry Insights


After Hours Most Active for Jun 9, 2021 : ABEV, MPC, VZ, PBR, AMC, TWTR

The NASDAQ 100 After Hours Indicator is down -2.4 to 13,812.54. The total After hours volume is currently 55,688,704 shares traded.The following are the most active stocks for the after hours session: Ambev S.A. (ABEV) is unchanged at $3.79, with 5,151,422 shares traded. ABEV’s Source: Industry Insights


Interesting MPC Put And Call Options For July 23rd

Investors in Marathon Petroleum Corp. (Symbol: MPC) saw new options become available today, for the July 23rd expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the MPC options chain for the new July 23rd contracts and identified one put and o Source: Industry Insights


INSIGHT-Three Exxon refineries top the list of U.S. polluters

Exxon Mobil’s U.S. oil refineries pump out far more lung-damaging soot than similarly-sized facilities operated by rivals, according to regulatory documents and a Reuters analysis of pollution test results. Source: Industry Insights


U.S. announces new security directives for pipelines after hack

The Department of Homeland Security issued a new security directive for pipeline owners and operators on Thursday after a hack of the Colonial Pipeline disrupted fuel supplies in the southeastern United States for days this month. Source: Industry Insights


Energy Sector Update for 05/19/2021: E, BP, LPG, MPC, XLE, USO, UNG

Energy stocks were declining pre-bell Wednesday with the Energy Select Sector SPDR (XLE) recently retreating by more than 2%. The United States Oil Fund (USO) was shedding more than 2% and the United States Natural Gas Fund (UNG) was slipping past 1%.West Texas Intermediate crude Source: Industry Insights


Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 18, 2021

Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 18, 2021. A cash dividend payment of $0.58 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 10, 2021. Shareholders who purchased MPC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. Thi Source: Industry Insights