These two refining giants offer sizable yields to income-seeking investors.
News & Analysis: Marathon Petroleum
The stock market posted modest gains as investors look at the prospects for a return to more-normal economic conditions.
The stock's risks don't seem to justify its high yield.
Oil companies have been taking advantage of the stimulus bill to collect millions in tax rebates.
MPC earnings call for the period ending March 24, 2020.
Myriad factors weighed on the leading oil refiner last month.
Investors were scooping up beaten-down oil industry stocks, and not just due to optimism about Washington's stimulus package.
Demand for refined products is evaporating as the global economy shuts down to battle the COVID-19 outbreak.
The stock market continued its crash on Thursday.
A potential suitor of the refining giant's gas station business is reportedly walking away.