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12/21/11Murphy Oil Schedules Earnings Conference Call
EL DORADO, Ark.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 21, 2011-- Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE: MUR) has scheduled its conference call at 12:00 p.m. Central Time on Thursday, January 26th, to review fourth quarter 2011 earnings, which will be announced Wednesday afternoon, January 25th. Marketwire is handling arrangements for the call. Interested parties may participate by dialing 1-888-437-9364 and referencing reservation number 8951684. The call will also b... 
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12/09/11Murphy Oil Announces Executive Promotions
EL DORADO, Ark.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 9, 2011-- Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) announced today the following promotions, effective immediately. Kevin Fitzgerald has been promoted to Executive Vice President and will continue to serve as the Company’s Chief Financial Officer. Fitzgerald joined the Murphy enterprise in 1982 as Assistant Treasurer of the Company’s contract drilling subsidiary in New Orleans. In 1996, after transferrin... 
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12/07/11Murphy Oil Elects New Chairman
EL DORADO, Ark., Dec 07, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) announced today that Claiborne P. Deming has been elected Chairman of the Board of Directors, effective May 1, 2012. Deming succeeds William C. Nolan, Jr. who is retiring as chairman but will remain on the Board. Deming, a Director since 1993, served the Company as President and Chief Executive Officer from October 1, 1994 to December 31, 2008 and has chaired the Executi... 
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11/02/11Murphy Oil Announces Preliminary Quarterly Earnings
EL DORADO, Ark., Nov 02, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE: MUR) announced today that net income in the third quarter of 2011 was $406.1 million ($2.09 per diluted share) compared to net income of $202.8 million ($1.05 per diluted share) in the third quarter of 2010. Net income in the third quarter of 2011 included income from discontinued operations of $70.4 million ($0.36 per diluted share), while the 2010 third quarter included income ... 
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10/05/11Murphy Oil Announces Dividend
EL DORADO, Ark., Oct 05, 2011 (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 $0.275 per share, or $1.10 per share on an annualized basis. The dividend is payable December 1, 2011 to holders of record November 10, 2011. SOURCE: Murphy Oil Corporation Murphy Oil Corporation Barry Jeffery, 870-864-6501 ... 
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10/03/11Murphy Oil Schedules Earnings Conference Call
EL DORADO, Ark., Oct 03, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) has scheduled its conference call at 12:00 p.m. Central Time on Thursday, November 3rd, to review third quarter 2011 earnings, which will be announced Wednesday afternoon, November 2nd. Marketwire is handling arrangements for the call. Interested parties may participate by dialing 1-888-300-2343 and referencing reservation number 8833484. The call will also be broadca... 
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10/03/11Murphy Announces Completion of Its US Refinery Sales
EL DORADO, Ark., Oct 03, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE: MUR) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Murphy Oil USA, Inc., has completed the sale of its two US refineries and related assets. The Superior Refinery was acquired by a subsidiary of Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P. for a sales price of $214 million plus hydrocarbon inventories valued at approximately $220 million, subject to certain adjustments. The... 
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09/01/11Murphy Announces Meraux Refinery Sale
EL DORADO, Ark., Sep 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE: MUR) announced today that it has entered into an asset purchase agreement pursuant to which its wholly-owned subsidiary, Murphy Oil USA, Inc., will sell its refinery in Meraux, Louisiana and related assets. The Meraux Refinery is being acquired by a subsidiary of Valero Energy Corporation for a sales price of $325 million plus the value of hydrocarbon inventory, and subject ... 
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08/05/11Murphy Oil Announces Election of New Directors
EL DORADO, Ark., Aug 05, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --The Board of Directors of Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE: MUR) announced today that Steven A. Cossé and Walentin (Val) Mirosh have been elected to the Company's Board of Directors effective August 3, 2011. Mr. Cossé retired from Murphy Oil in March of this year, where he served as Executive Vice President and General Counsel. He previously held positions as Senior Vice President, Vice President and Principal ... 
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08/03/11Murphy Oil Announces Dividend
EL DORADO, Ark., Aug 03, 2011 (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 $0.275 per share, or $1.10 per share on an annualized basis. The dividend is payable September 1, 2011 to holders of record August 15, 2011. SOURCE: Murphy Oil Corporation Murphy Oil Corporation Barry Jeffery, 870-864-6501 Internet:http://www.murphyoilcorp.com... 
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07/27/11Murphy Oil Announces Preliminary Second Quarter Earnings and Drilling Results
EL DORADO, Ark., Jul 27, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE: MUR) announced today that net income in the second quarter of 2011 was $311.6 million ($1.60 per diluted share) compared to net income of $272.3 million ($1.41 per diluted share) in the second quarter of 2010. Income improved in 2011 in both the upstream and downstream businesses of the Company. Upstream earnings improved primarily due to higher crude oil sales prices, while down... 
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07/25/11Murphy Announces Superior Refinery Sale
EL DORADO, Ark., Jul 25, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE: MUR) announced today that it has entered into an asset purchase agreement pursuant to which its wholly-owned subsidiary, Murphy Oil USA, Inc., will sell its refinery in Superior, Wisconsin and related assets. The Superior Refinery is being acquired by Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P. for a sales price of $214 million plus the value of hydrocarbon inventory, and subj... 
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06/24/11Murphy Oil Schedules Earnings Conference Call
EL DORADO, Ark., Jun 24, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) has scheduled its conference call at 12:00 p.m. Central Time on Thursday, July 28th, to review second quarter 2011 earnings, which will be announced Wednesday afternoon, July 27th. Marketwire is handling arrangements for the call. Interested parties may participate by dialing 1-800-967-7141 and referencing reservation number 9943385. The call will also be broadcast li... 
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05/04/11Murphy Oil Announces Preliminary First Quarter 2011 Earnings and Drilling Results
EL DORADO, Ark., May 04, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE: MUR) announced today that net income in the first quarter of 2011 was $268.9 million ($1.38 per diluted share), compared to net income of $148.9 million ($0.77 per diluted share) in the first quarter of 2010. Net Income Three Mos. Ended March 31, (Millions of Dollars) ... 
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04/06/11Murphy Oil Schedules Earnings Conference Call
EL DORADO, Ark., Apr 06, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) has scheduled its conference call at 12:00 p.m. Central Time on Thursday, May 5th, to review first quarter 2011 earnings, which will be announced Wednesday afternoon, May 4th. Marketwire is handling arrangements for the call. Interested parties may participate by dialing 1-866-564-7444 and referencing reservation number 8880163. The call will also be broadcast live over the ... 
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04/06/11Murphy Oil Announces Dividend
EL DORADO, Ark., Apr 06, 2011 (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 $0.275 per share, or $1.10 per share on an annualized basis. The dividend is payable June 1, 2011 to holders of record May 13, 2011. SOURCE: Murphy Oil Corporation Murphy Oil Corporation Barry Jeffery, 870-864-6501 ... 
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02/23/11Murphy Oil Announces Startup of the Tupper West Gas Plant
EL DORADO, Ark., Feb 23, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Murphy Oil Company Ltd., has commenced operation at the Tupper West natural gas processing facility in northeastern British Columbia. The Tupper West gas plant, with a capacity of 180 million cubic feet per day, is located 20 kilometers west of Dawson Creek, British Columbia, and is 39 kilometers from the Tupper Main faci... 
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02/03/11Murphy Oil Announces Personnel Changes
EL DORADO, Ark., Feb 03, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE: MUR) announced today the following personnel changes. Walter K. Compton has been promoted to Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Murphy Oil Corporation and John A. Moore has been promoted to Manager, Law and will assume the role of Corporate Secretary. These promotions are concurrent with the retirement of Steven A. Cossé, effective March 1, 2011. Compton joined ... 
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02/02/11Murphy Oil Announces Dividend
EL DORADO, Ark., Feb 02, 2011 (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 $0.275 per share, or $1.10 per share on an annualized basis. The dividend is payable March 1, 2011 to holders of record February 15, 2011. SOURCE: Murphy Oil Corporation Murphy Oil Corporation Barry Jeffery, 870-864-6501 ... 
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01/26/11Murphy Oil Announces Preliminary Quarterly and Annual Earnings and Drilling Results
EL DORADO, Ark., Jan 26, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE: MUR) announced today that net income in the fourth quarter of 2010 was $174.1 million ($0.90 per diluted share), compared to net income of $318.8 million ($1.65 per diluted share) in the fourth quarter 2009. Although there were no significant unusual items in the fourth quarter of 2010, the 2009 fourth quarter was affected by several unusual items, including a $185.3 million afte... 
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01/17/11Murphy Oil Announces Organizational Change
EL DORADO, Ark., Jan 17, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE: MUR) announced the following organizational change, effective immediately. Tom McKinlay has been promoted to Executive Vice President, World Wide Downstream Operations, Murphy Oil Corporation. In his new role, McKinlay will assume responsibility for domestic marketing operations with the announced retirement of Hank Heithaus. Tom will maintain responsibility for the Company'... 
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01/06/11Murphy Oil Announces Results of Drilling Wells Offshore Republic of the Congo
EL DORADO, Ark., Jan 06, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) announced today the results of its recent Republic of the Congo drilling campaign in the Mer Profonde Sud permit. The Cobalt Marine #1 exploration well and the Turquoise Marine #3 well both failed to find commercial quantities of hydrocarbons. The Turquoise Marine #4 did find well developed deeper reservoirs with a minor accumulation of oil. All three wells were operated... 
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