MPLX LP [NYSE: MPLX] stock went up by 1.61% or 0.37 points up from its previous closing price of $23.04. The stock reached $23.41 during the last trading session. During the course of the last 5 trading session in the week, MPLX share price went up during 2 out of 5 days, that way losing -0.04% in the period of the last 7 days.
MPLX had two major price movements with the latest trading session as the price jumped to a high of $23.45, at one point touching $22.95. The latest high is set lower that the high price recorded in the period of the last 52 weeks, set at $23.45. The 52-week high currently stands at $35.85 distance from the present share price, noting recovery -27.72% after the recent low of $22.60.
MPLX LP [NYSE:MPLX]: Analyst Rating and Earnings
Its stock price has been found in the range of 22.60 to 35.85. This is compared to its latest closing price of $23.04.
Keep looking out for the next-scheduled quarterly financial results that this company is expected to put out, which is slated to occur on Thu 6 Feb (In 77 Days).
Fundamental Analysis of MPLX LP [MPLX]
Now let’s turn to look at profitability: with a current Operating Margin for MPLX LP [MPLX] sitting at +36.67 and its Gross Margin at +42.55, this company’s Net Margin is now 24.00%. These measurements indicate that MPLX LP [MPLX] is generating considerably more profit, after expenses are accounted for, compared to its market peers.
This company’s Return on Total Capital is 11.45, and its Return on Invested Capital has reached 6.80%. Its Return on Equity is 19.61, and its Return on Assets is 8.60. These metrics all suggest that MPLX LP is doing well at using the money it earns to generate returns.
Turning to investigate this organization’s capital structure, MPLX LP [MPLX] has generated a Total
What about valuation? This company’s Enterprise Value to EBITDA is 12.38 and its Total Debt to EBITDA Value is 4.42. The Enterprise Value to Sales for this firm is now 6.07, and its Total Debt to Enterprise Value stands at 0.36. MPLX LP [MPLX] has a Price to Book Ratio of 3.59, a Price to Cash Flow Ratio of 8.16 and P/E Ratio of 10.19. These metrics all suggest that MPLX LP is more likely to generate a positive ROI.
Shifting the focus to workforce efficiency, MPLX LP [MPLX] earns $1,373,111 for each employee under its payroll. Similarly, this company’s Receivables Turnover is 10.67 and its Total Asset Turnover is 0.29. This publicly-traded organization’s liquidity data is also interesting: its Quick Ratio is 0.69 and its Current Ratio is 0.76. This company is not investing its short-term assets in an optimally efficient way, making it a riskier investment.
MPLX LP [MPLX] has 1.05B shares outstanding, amounting to a total market cap of $24.54B. Its stock price has been found in the range of 22.60 to 35.85. At its current price, it has moved down by -34.70% from its 52-week high, and it has moved up 3.58% from its 52-week low.
This stock’s Beta value is currently 1.05, which indicates that it is 2.52% more volatile that the wider market. This stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is at 29.61. This stock, according to these metrics, is currently Oversold.
Conclusion: Is MPLX LP [MPLX] a Reliable Buy?
Shares of MPLX LP [MPLX], overall, appear to be a solid investment option, with Wall Street analysts expecting its price to rise considerably in the next 12 months. This company generates high value from the labor resources and other capital it has available, and while it has heavy Long-Term Debt to Equity, the majority of the metrics point to this investment being highly attractive.