NYSE:NBL - Noble Energy Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $29.22 -1.48 (-4.82 %) (As of 10/19/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$30.70Today's Range$29.13 - $30.6952-Week Range$24.28 - $37.76Volume10.50 million shsAverage Volume3.68 million shsMarket Capitalization$14.83 billionP/E Ratio94.26Dividend Yield1.43%Beta0.97 Company ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryFinancialsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Noble Energy, Inc., an independent energy company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids worldwide. It owns, operates, develops, and acquires domestic midstream infrastructure assets in the DJ and Delaware Basins. It principal projects are primarily located in the US unconventional basins and various global offshore conventional basins. As of December 31, 2017, the company had approximately 1,965 million barrels oil equivalent of total proved reserves. Noble Energy, Inc. was founded in 1932 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas. Receive NBL News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for NBL and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production SectorOils/Energy SymbolNYSE:NBL CUSIP65504410 Webwww.nblenergy.com Phone281-872-3100 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.58 Current Ratio0.76 Quick Ratio0.76 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio94.26 Forward P/E Ratio31.09 P/E Growth3.27 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$4.26 billion Price / Sales3.32 Cash Flow$4.3034 per share Price / Cash6.79 Book Value$21.82 per share Price / Book1.34 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.31 Net Income$-1,118,000,000.00 Net Margins19.01% Return on Equity2.89% Return on Assets1.43% Miscellaneous Employees2,277 Outstanding Shares483,120,000Market Cap$14.83 billion Noble Energy (NYSE:NBL) Frequently Asked Questions What is Noble Energy's stock symbol? Noble Energy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "NBL." How often does Noble Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Noble Energy? Noble Energy announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, July 24th. Stockholders of record on Monday, August 6th will be given a dividend of $0.11 per share on Monday, August 20th. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.51%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 3rd. View Noble Energy's Dividend History. How will Noble Energy's stock buyback program work? Noble Energy announced that its board has approved a share buyback program on Friday, February 16th 2018, which allows the company to buyback $750,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are usually a sign that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued. How were Noble Energy's earnings last quarter? Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL) released its earnings results on Friday, August, 3rd. The oil and gas development company reported $0.17 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.22 by $0.05. The oil and gas development company earned $1.23 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.15 billion. Noble Energy had a return on equity of 2.89% and a net margin of 19.01%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 16.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.05 EPS. View Noble Energy's Earnings History. When is Noble Energy's next earnings date? Noble Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Noble Energy. How can I listen to Noble Energy's earnings call? Noble Energy will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, November 1st at 9:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8778830383. What price target have analysts set for NBL? 29 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for Noble Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $22.99 to $61.00. On average, they anticipate Noble Energy's share price to reach $41.8796 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 43.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Noble Energy. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Noble Energy? 29 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Noble Energy in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 9 hold ratings and 19 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Noble Energy. Who are some of Noble Energy's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Noble Energy include Occidental Petroleum (OXY), Ecopetrol (EC), Canadian Natural Resource (CNQ), Anadarko Petroleum (APC), The Hong Kong and China Gas (HOKCY), Concho Resources (CXO), Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD), WOODSIDE Pet Lt/ADR (WOPEY), Sasol (SSL), Continental Resources (CLR), Devon Energy (DVN), Marathon Oil (MRO), Apache (APA), GALP ENERGIA SG/ADR (GLPEY) and Diamondback Energy (FANG). Who are Noble Energy's key executives? Noble Energy's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. David L. Stover, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 60)Mr. Kenneth M. Fisher, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 56)Mr. Gary W. Willingham, Exec. VP of Operations (Age 54)Mr. Charles J. Rimer, Sr. VP of Global Services (Age 60)Mr. John Keith Elliott, Sr. VP of Offshore (Age 60) Who are Noble Energy's major shareholders? Noble Energy's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Strs Ohio (0.18%), DNB Asset Management AS (0.15%), Guinness Asset Management Ltd (0.07%), Centre Asset Management LLC (0.06%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.04%) and Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc. (0.04%). Company insiders that own Noble Energy stock include Andrea Lee Robison, Arnold J Johnson, David L Stover, Edward F Cox, Gary W Willingham, J Keith Elliott, James E Craddock, Jeffrey L Berenson, Kenneth M Fisher, Kirby L Hedrick, Kleef William T Van, Michael A Cawley, Michael W Putnam, Nbl Midstream, Llc, Susan M Cunningham and Thomas J Edelman. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Noble Energy. Which major investors are selling Noble Energy stock? NBL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Strs Ohio, Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc., State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, DNB Asset Management AS, National Investment Services Inc. WI, Welch & Forbes LLC and Trust Co. of Oklahoma. Company insiders that have sold Noble Energy company stock in the last year include Andrea Lee Robison, Gary W Willingham, J Keith Elliott, James E Craddock, Kenneth M Fisher, Nbl Midstream, Llc and Thomas J Edelman. View Insider Buying and Selling for Noble Energy. Which major investors are buying Noble Energy stock? NBL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Centre Asset Management LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Guinness Asset Management Ltd, New England Research & Management Inc., First Hawaiian Bank, Fulton Bank N.A., Raymond James Trust N.A. and Lourd Capital LLC. Company insiders that have bought Noble Energy stock in the last two years include David L Stover and Gary W Willingham. View Insider Buying and Selling for Noble Energy. How do I buy shares of Noble Energy? Shares of NBL can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Noble Energy's stock price today? One share of NBL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $29.22. How big of a company is Noble Energy? Noble Energy has a market capitalization of $15.17 billion and generates $4.26 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas development company earns $-1,118,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.31 on an earnings per share basis. Noble Energy employs 2,277 workers across the globe. What is Noble Energy's official website? The official website for Noble Energy is http://www.nblenergy.com. How can I contact Noble Energy? Noble Energy's mailing address is 1001 Noble Energy Way, Houston TX, 77070. The oil and gas development company can be reached via phone at 281-872-3100 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Noble Energy (NYSE NBL)Community Ranking: 3.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 1,114 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 573 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,687MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Noble Energy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NBL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NBL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 10/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a conference call?