About Noble Energy (NYSE:NBL)
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.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production
Trailing P/E Ratio113.77
Forward P/E Ratio30.16
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$4.26 billion
Price / Sales3.98
Cash Flow$4.6765 per share
Price / Cash7.48
Book Value$21.82 per share
Price / Book1.60
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.31
Return on Equity3.25%
Return on Assets1.57%
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 Monday, April 23rd. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.11 per share on Monday, May 21st. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.26%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 4th. This is a boost from Noble Energy's previous quarterly dividend of $0.10. View Noble Energy's Dividend History.
How will Noble Energy's stock buyback program work?
Noble Energy announced that its board has authorized a share buyback program on Friday, February 16th 2018, which permits the company to buyback $750,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are usually a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.
How were Noble Energy's earnings last quarter?
Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 1st. The oil and gas development company reported $0.35 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.28 by $0.07. The oil and gas development company had revenue of $1.29 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.22 billion. Noble Energy had a negative net margin of 13.32% and a positive return on equity of 3.25%. Noble Energy's revenue was up 24.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted ($0.05) EPS. View Noble Energy's Earnings History.
When is Noble Energy's next earnings date?
What price target have analysts set for NBL?
26 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Noble Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $22.99 to $65.00. On average, they expect Noble Energy's share price to reach $40.3039 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Noble Energy.
Who are some of Noble Energy's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Noble Energy include ENI (E), Occidental Petroleum (OXY), PETROLEO BRASIL/ADR (PBR), PETROLEO BRASIL/RED PFD sh (PBR.A), Ecopetrol (EC), Canadian Natural Resource (CNQ), Anadarko Petroleum (APC), Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD), The Hong Kong and China Gas (HOKCY), WOODSIDE Pet Lt/ADR (WOPEY), Sasol (SSL), Continental Resources (CLR), Devon Energy (DVN), Concho Resources (CXO) and Marathon Oil (MRO).
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)
Has Noble Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?
Press coverage about NBL stock has trended somewhat positive on Monday, according to Accern. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Noble Energy earned a news sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern's scale. They also gave news stories about the oil and gas development company an impact score of 46.38 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.
Who are Noble Energy's major shareholders?
Noble Energy's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.89%), Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (3.27%), Carmignac Gestion (2.35%), American Century Companies Inc. (1.49%), Northern Trust Corp (1.20%) and OppenheimerFunds Inc. (0.89%). 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, Susan M Cunningham and Thomas J Edelman. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Noble Energy.
Which institutional investors are selling Noble Energy stock?
NBL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Carmignac Gestion, American Century Companies Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Precocity Capital LP, Stevens Capital Management LP, Swiss National Bank and A.R.T. Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Noble Energy company stock in the last year include Andrea Lee Robison, J Keith Elliott, James E Craddock, Kenneth M Fisher and Thomas J Edelman. View Insider Buying and Selling for Noble Energy.
Which institutional investors are buying Noble Energy stock?
NBL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Sei Investments Co., Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Teacher Retirement System of Texas, Cobalt Capital Management Inc. and Prudential Financial Inc.. 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 $34.98.
How big of a company is Noble Energy?
Noble Energy has a market capitalization of $16.39 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.
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]
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