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      MPC Dividend Yield, History, and Stock Split

      Marathon Petroleum Corporation



      -3.18 (-2.06%)

      At Close: 4:00 PM


      -0.93 (-0.60%)

      Pre Market: 4:45 AM


      Frequently Asked Questions


      Is Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) a dividend paying company?

      In a company, dividends are a portion of profits paid out to shareholders - investors getting a little bit back on their investment. In particular, dividends benefit investors, especially income-seeking investors, because they provide mutual benefits both to companies and investors. Dividends are a strong indicator for a company's ability to produce profits consistently and reflect favorably on its management. Marathon Petroleum Corporation is also among the companies that regularly pay dividends.


      What is MPC's dividend yield?

      Many factors affect dividend yields, including global market conditions, interest rates, and the financial status of an individual company.However, the average dividend yield for a good company is between 2% and 6%. MPC's annual dividend yield for the trailing 12 months is 1.95%.


      When did MPC last pay a dividend?

      MPC last paid dividends on Sep. 10, 2023, with the ex-dividend date being Aug. 14, 2023.


      When was the last time MPC stock split?

      MPC stock split took place on Jun. 11, 2015.


      How did MPC's stock split work?

      Its last split took place on Jun. 11, 2015, when Marathon Petroleum Corporation went through a 2 : 1 split leaving the shareholder with 2 share(s) who previously owned 1 MPC share(s).