90 days ago • Posted by William Ramstein

Oil rises-- Marathon Oil Corp up 13%

This was the stock's sixth consecutive day of gains. Marathon Oil Corp. closed $2.99 short of its 52-week high ($11.97), which the company reached on February 12th. The stock outperformed some of its competitors Monday, as Exxon Mobil Corp. XOM, +4.38% rose 4.30% to $52.10, Chevron Corp. CVX, +2.49% rose 2.49% to $91.48, and Royal Dutch Shell PLC ADR Cl A RDS.A, +2.80% rose 2.80% to $38.53. Trading volume eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 27.9 M. - WSJ