Marathon Oil Corp.

5555 San Felipe Street,
Houston, Texas 77056
United States,
(713) 629-6600
www.marathonoil.com

Marathon Oil Corporation is an international exploration and production company. Marathon has net proved reserves of more then 2 billion barrels of oil equivalent across North America, Europe and Africa. Marathon Oil was formed in 1887 and is based in Houston, Texas.

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Year ≤ '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 9 - - - 1 - 10
vol $10.0B $888M $10.9B
Sell (0.2/yr) # 2 - 1 - - - 3
vol $100M $100M
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Largest Marathon Oil Canada Corp.
$6.2B (2007-07-31)
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Largest Marathon Oil - Williston Basin Properties
$100M (2014-05-01)

According to our data here at Mergr, Marathon Oil has acquired 10 companies, including 1 in the last 5 years. A total of 2 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 3 assets.

Marathon Oil’s largest acquisition to date was in 2007, when it acquired Marathon Oil Canada for $6.2B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2014, when it sold Marathon Oil - Williston Basin Properties to Triangle Petroleum for $100M. Marathon Oil has acquired in 5 different US states, and 3 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include oil/gas exploration (100%).

When analyzing the oil/gas exploration sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 125 oil/gas exploration companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, and 1 has acquired at least 5 companies. The most prolific strategic oil/gas exploration acquirer over the past 3 years is Shell Midstream Partners, with 3 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the oil/gas exploration sector over the past 3 years is Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors LP with 10 platform acquisitions.

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