Murphy Usa Inc. (MUSA): Thomas M Jr Gattle , director of Murphy Usa Inc. purchased 500 shares on May 17, 2016. The Insider buying transaction was reported by the company on May 18, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were purchased at $63.85 per share for a total value of $31,925.00 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on Feb 18, 2016, Marn K Cheng (Senior Vice President) sold 4,093 shares at $61.14 per share price.On Feb 16, 2016, David B Miller (director) purchased 20,000 shares at $57.63 per share price.Also, On Feb 11, 2016, Thomas M Jr Gattle (director) purchased 500 shares at $58.56 per share price.On May 12, 2015, Malynda K West (CFO) purchased 432 shares at $60.32 per share price.
Murphy USA Inc: On Thursday, May 19, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in Murphy USA Inc which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $63.87 and hit $65.75 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $65.4, with a gain of 2.77% or 1.76 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 5,11,353 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $67.99 and the company has a market cap of $2,576,564 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $47.73.
Company has been under the radar of several Street Analysts.Murphy USA Inc is Initiated by Jefferies to Buy. The Rating was issued on Apr 8, 2016.
Murphy USA Inc. (Murphy USA) is a retail marketing company. The Company’s business consists of the marketing of retail motor fuel products and convenience merchandise through a chain of retail stations operated by it which are in close proximity to Walmart stores. Its retail stations are located in approximately 23 states in the Southwest Southeast and Midwest United States. Of these stations 1056 are branded Murphy USA and 207 are standalone Murphy Express locations. Its retail stations under the brand name Murphy USA participate in the Walmart discount program. Its Murphy Express branded stations are not connected to the Walmart discount program but are otherwise similar to the Murphy USA sites including the types of fuel and merchandise offerings available to its customers. Its business also includes certain product supply and wholesale assets including product distribution terminals and pipeline positions.