Murphy USA Stock Analysis, Valuation (NYSE:MUSA)

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$79.21 $0.35 (0.44%) MUSA stock closing price Jul 20, 2018 (Closing)

View the Murphy USA stock analysis video on Amigobulls. Our MUSA analysis video highlights revenue and profit trends along with other important metrics such as valuation to find what makes the stock attractive.

Note: Amigobulls stock rating is our opinion based on the historical performance of the company's fundamentals. It is not indicative of the future performance of the stock.

Murphy USA Inc Stock Rating 3.1/5

We at Amigobulls use various financial measures including profit margins, revenue growth and dividends for MUSA stock analysis. We also use relative valuation metrics like PE ratio and price to sales ratio for Murphy USA valuation analysis. Murphy USA stock rating encapsulates our opinion about the company based on the fundamentals.

Should you buy MUSA stock?

  • The company has an operating cash flow which is 2.7328 times the net income.
  • The Murphy USA stock currently trades at a price to earnings ratio of 17.4, compared to the sector average of 22.3. We rate this as a positive.
  • When compared with the Oils-Energy sector average PS ratio of 1.8, the price-to-sales ratio of 0.2 for MUSA stock is attractive.
  • Murphy USA's return on invested capital of 23 is good.
  • The LTM ROE of 41.5 for Murphy USA is attractive.

Should you sell MUSA stock?

  • Murphy USA salesgrew by a marginal 8.2% year over year in 2018-03.
  • With a debt/equity ratio of 1.24, Murphy USA is highly leveraged in comparison to Oils-Energy peers.

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Investors can use Amigobulls Murphy USA stock analysis as a tool to arrive at accurate conclusions regarding financial health of the company and its valuation. Fundamental analysis of a company is the most often used approach to find the intrinsic value of a stock.

Murphy USA revenue growth is an indicator of the demand for a company's products while profit margin is indicative of company's pricing power and pricing strategy. Technical analysis comes in handy to check whether the market sentiment is in line with the fundamental picture of the company.