NYSE:NBL - Noble Energy Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $25.17 -0.33 (-1.29 %) (As of 11/18/2018 01:07 PM ET)Previous Close$25.17Today's Range$25.02 - $25.8052-Week Range$23.83 - $37.76Volume5.82 million shsAverage Volume8.01 million shsMarket Capitalization$12.08 billionP/E Ratio81.19Dividend Yield1.75%Beta1.08 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions 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 Current SymbolNYSE:NBL Previous Symbol CUSIP65504410 Webwww.nblenergy.com Phone281-872-3100 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.58 Current Ratio0.81 Quick Ratio0.81 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio81.19 Forward P/E Ratio24.68 P/E Growth2.48 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$4.26 billion Price / Sales2.84 Cash Flow$4.5189 per share Price / Cash5.57 Book Value$23.75 per share Price / Book1.06 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.31 Net Income$-1,118,000,000.00 Net Margins25.09% Return on Equity4.82% Return on Assets2.45% Miscellaneous Employees2,277 Outstanding Shares479,800,000Market Cap$12.08 billion OptionableOptionable 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 23rd. Investors of record on Monday, November 5th will be given a dividend of $0.11 per share on Monday, November 19th. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.75%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, November 2nd. View Noble Energy's Dividend History. How will Noble Energy's stock buyback program work? Noble Energy declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock buyback program on Friday, February 16th 2018, which allows the company to buyback $750,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are typically 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) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 1st. The oil and gas development company reported $0.27 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.09. The oil and gas development company had revenue of $1.27 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.16 billion. Noble Energy had a return on equity of 4.82% and a net margin of 25.09%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 32.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business earned ($0.02) earnings per share. 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 Tuesday, February 19th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Noble Energy. What price target have analysts set for NBL? 30 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Noble Energy's shares. Their predictions range from $22.99 to $61.00. On average, they expect Noble Energy's stock price to reach $41.9596 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 66.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Noble Energy. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Noble Energy? 30 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Noble Energy in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 8 hold ratings and 21 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Noble Energy. Has Noble Energy been receiving favorable news coverage? News articles about NBL stock have trended positive this week, according to InfoTrie. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Noble Energy earned a daily sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the oil and gas development company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Noble Energy's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Noble Energy include Ecopetrol (EC), Canadian Natural Resource (CNQ), The Hong Kong and China Gas (HOKCY), Anadarko Petroleum (APC), Concho Resources (CXO), Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD), WOODSIDE Pet Lt/ADR (WOPEY), Sasol (SSL), Continental Resources (CLR), Marathon Oil (MRO), Apache (APA), Devon Energy (DVN), Rwe Ag Sp (RWEOY), GALP ENERGIA SG/ADR (GLPEY) and TORAY INDUSTRIE/ADR (TRYIY). 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 Capital Research Global Investors (11.74%), Capital International Investors (9.04%), FMR LLC (3.31%), Capital World Investors (1.86%), American Century Companies Inc. (1.85%) and Jennison Associates LLC (1.49%). 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, 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 Capital World Investors, Capital Research Global Investors, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Jennison Associates LLC, Mackenzie Financial Corp, Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky, Caymus Capital Partners L.P. and Prudential Financial Inc.. 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital International Investors, FMR LLC, American Century Companies Inc., Poplar Forest Capital LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Luminus Management LLC and Janus Henderson Group PLC. 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 $25.17. How big of a company is Noble Energy? Noble Energy has a market capitalization of $12.08 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: 1,128 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 581 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,709MarketBeat'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 11/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How is inflation measured?