Murphy Oil Corporation is an international oil and gas company that conducts business through various operating subsidiaries. Murphy Oil produces oil and natural gas in the United States, Canada, and Malaysia and conducts exploration activities worldwide. Murphy also has an interest in a Canadian synthetic oil operation. In 2013, the company spun off its retail marketing gasoline station chain, Murphy USA. Murphy Oil Corporation is headquartered in El Dorado, Arkansas, and has over 1,700 employees worldwide. The Company's common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol "MUR."