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Murphy Oil Corporation at UBS Global Oil & Gas Conference (Replay)
05/22/19 at 3:45 p.m. ET
Murphy Oil Corporation at UBS Global Oil & Gas Conference
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 3:45 p.m. ET  
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Murphy Oil Corporation at J.P. Morgan Energy Equity Investor Conference (Replay)
06/18/19 at 10:50 a.m. ET
Murphy Oil Corporation at J.P. Morgan Energy Equity Investor Conference
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 10:50 a.m. ET  
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10/29/08Murphy Oil Announces Preliminary Quarterly Earnings
EL DORADO, Ark., Oct 29, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE: MUR) announced today that net income in the third quarter of 2008 was $584.4 million, $3.04 per diluted share, compared to net income of $199.5 million, $1.04 per diluted share, in the third quarter of 2007. Income increased in 2008 compared to 2007 primarily due to significantly better earnings for exploration and production operations, and also due to improved earnings in the ... 
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10/21/08Murphy Oil Announces Eastern Gulf of Mexico Drilling Results
EL DORADO, Ark.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) announced the results of two recent exploration wells in the Eastern Gulf of Mexico. A discovery was made at its Dalmatian exploration well with a bottom hole location in De Soto Canyon Block 48, while its Manhattan exploration well located in Lloyd Ridge 511 was unsuccessful and has been plugged and abandoned. The Dalmatian well was drilled in just under 5,900 feet of water and found 120 feet measured depth... 
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10/03/08Murphy Oil Schedules Earnings Conference Call
EL DORADO, Ark.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) has scheduled its conference call at 12:00 p.m. Central Time on Thursday, October 30 to review third quarter 2008 earnings, which will be announced Wednesday afternoon, October 29. ACT Teleconferencing is handling arrangements for the call. Interested parties may participate by dialing 1-800-366-7640 and referencing reservation number 11120763. The call will also be broadcast live over the internet and can be acces... 
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09/30/08Murphy Oil Announces Dividend
EL DORADO, Ark.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Board of Directors of Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE: MUR) today declared a quarterly dividend on the Common Stock of Murphy Oil Corporation of $.25 per share, or $1.00 per share on an annualized basis. The dividend is payable December 1, 2008 to holders of record November 14, 2008. Source: Murphy Oil Corporation ... 
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08/07/08Murphy Oil Announces Adjustment of $7.8 Million to Second Quarter Results Due to Subsequent Exploration Expense
EL DORADO, Ark.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 7, 2008--Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) announced the adjustment of second quarter results by $7.8 million after tax due to the expensing of a well drilled on the Buntal prospect (60%) in deepwater Malaysia Block K. The well was completed after the Company's preliminary earnings release on July 30, 2008. Because the Company has not filed its second quarter financial statements with the Securities and Exchange Commission, accounting rules requi... 
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08/06/08Murphy Oil Corporation Announces Executive Management Changes
EL DORADO, Ark.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 6, 2008--Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) announced that Claiborne P. Deming, President and CEO since 1994, will retire effective December 31, 2008, and will be succeeded by David M. Wood who currently serves as Murphy's Executive Vice President, worldwide exploration and production operations. Mr. Deming will continue as a member of Murphy's board of directors, and will succeed Mr. William Nolan as Chairman of the Board's Executive Commi... 
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08/06/08Murphy Oil Announces Dividend Increase
EL DORADO, Ark.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 6, 2008--The Board of Directors of Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE: MUR) today declared a quarterly dividend on the Common Stock of Murphy Oil Corporation of $.25 per share, or $1.00 per share on an annualized basis. The previous annualized dividend level was $.75 per share. The dividend is payable September 2, 2008 to holders of record August 18, 2008. In commenting on the 33% dividend increase, Claiborne P. Deming, President and Chief Execut... 
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07/30/08Murphy Oil Announces Preliminary Quarterly Earnings and Results of Drilling Wells
EL DORADO, Ark.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 30, 2008--Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE: MUR) announced today that net income in the second quarter of 2008 was $627.0 million ($3.27 per diluted share) compared to net income of $250.3 million ($1.32 per diluted share) in the second quarter of 2007. Net income in the second quarter 2008 included a $67.9 million after-tax gain ($0.35 per diluted share) on sale of the Lloydminster properties in Western Canada. Net income in the second quarter 2007 incl... 
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07/02/08Murphy Oil Schedules Earnings Conference Call
EL DORADO, Ark.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 2, 2008--Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) has scheduled its conference call at 12:00 p.m. Central Time on Thursday, July 31 to review second quarter 2008 earnings, which will be announced Wednesday afternoon, July 30. ACT Teleconferencing is handling arrangements for the call. Interested parties may participate by dialing 1-800-218-9073 and referencing reservation number 11116776. The call will also be broadcast live over the internet and can be... 
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05/14/08Murphy Oil Holds Annual Shareholders' Meeting
EL DORADO, Ark.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 14, 2008--Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE: MUR) held its annual shareholders' meeting in El Dorado, Arkansas with Chairman William C. Nolan Jr. presiding. At this meeting, Claiborne P. Deming, President and Chief Executive Officer, presented a review of the Company's operations, followed by a period of questions from those in attendance. During the meeting, shareholders elected all nominated directors; approved the 2008 Stock Plan for Non-Employee Di... 
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04/30/08Murphy Oil Announces Preliminary First Quarter 2008 Earnings
EL DORADO, Ark., Apr 30, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE: MUR) announced today that net income in the first quarter of 2008 was $409.0 million ($2.14 per diluted share), compared to net income of $110.6 million ($0.58 per diluted share) in the first quarter of 2007. The larger profit in 2008 compared to 2007 was primarily due to higher crude oil sales prices and sales volumes, which led to improved earnings in the Company's exploration and production business. The firs... 
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04/02/08Murphy Oil Schedules Earnings Conference Call
EL DORADO, Ark., Apr 02, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) has scheduled its conference call at 12:00 p.m. Central Time on Thursday, May 1 to review first quarter 2008 earnings, which will be announced Wednesday afternoon, April 30. ACT Teleconferencing is handling arrangements for the call. Interested parties may participate by dialing 1-800-366-7449 and referencing reservation number 11112008. The call will also be broadcast live over the internet and can be acces... 
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04/02/08Murphy Oil Declares Dividend
EL DORADO, Ark.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 2, 2008--The Board of Directors of Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE: MUR) today declared a quarterly dividend on the Common Stock of Murphy Oil Corporation of $.1875 per share, or $.75 per share on an annualized basis. The dividend is payable June 2, 2008 to holders of record May 16, 2008. CONTACT: Murphy Oil Corporation Investor/Media Relations: Mindy West, 870-864-6315 SOURCE: Murphy Oil Corporation ... 
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02/06/08Murphy Oil Declares Dividend
EL DORADO, Ark., Feb 06, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Board of Directors of Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE: MUR) today declared a quarterly dividend on the Common Stock of Murphy Oil Corporation of $.1875 per share, or $.75 per share on an annualized basis. The dividend is payable March 3, 2008 to holders of record February 19, 2008. SOURCE: Murphy Oil Corporation Murphy Oil Corporation Investor/Media Relations: Mindy West, 870-864-6315 ... 
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01/30/08Murphy Oil Announces Preliminary Quarterly and Annual Earnings
EL DORADO, Ark.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 30, 2008--Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE: MUR) announced today that net income in the fourth quarter of 2007, which included several unusual items that in combination reduced net income by $40.1 million ($0.21 per diluted share), was $206.1 million ($1.07 per diluted share). Net income in the fourth quarter 2006 was $88.4 million ($0.47 per diluted share). The unusual items in the 2007 period included a $59.5 million non-cash charge, net of taxes, to r... 
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01/15/08Murphy Oil Announces Expanded Acreage Position in British Columbia, Canada and Project Sanction of Its Tupper Development
EL DORADO, Ark.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 15, 2008--Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) announced today that its Calgary based, wholly-owned subsidiary, Murphy Oil Company Ltd., was the successful bidder on three land parcels in the December 12, 2007 British Columbia land sale. These three parcels account for 65.2 sections or 41,742 acres. Murphy acquired these tracks by exposing C$224.6 million. "We are very pleased with our success in the recent British Columbia land sale. This pos... 
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01/03/08Murphy Oil Schedules Earnings Conference Call
EL DORADO, Ark.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 3, 2008--Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) has scheduled its conference call at 12:00 p.m. Central Time on Thursday, January 31 to review fourth quarter 2007 earnings, which will be announced Wednesday afternoon, January 30. ACT Teleconferencing is handling arrangements for the call. Interested parties may participate by dialing 1-800-240-5318 and referencing reservation number 11106097. The call will also be broadcast live over the internet and ... 
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