NYSE:NBL - Noble Energy Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $23.70 +1.06 (+4.68 %) (As of 02/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$22.64Today's Range$21.75 - $24.1152-Week Range$17.11 - $37.76Volume15.74 million shsAverage Volume6.15 million shsMarket Capitalization$11.37 billionP/E Ratio76.45Dividend Yield1.94%Beta1.38 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 Phone281-872-3100Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.58 Current Ratio0.81 Quick Ratio0.81Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio76.45 Forward P/E Ratio26.04 P/E Growth1.07 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$4.26 billion Price / Sales2.67 Cash Flow$4.8967 per share Price / Cash Flow4.84 Book Value$21.82 per share Price / Book1.09Profitability 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 Shares479,799,000Market Cap$11.37 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, January 29th. Shareholders of record on Monday, February 11th will be given a dividend of $0.11 per share on Monday, February 25th. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.86%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 8th. View Noble Energy's Dividend History. How will Noble Energy's stock buyback program work? Noble Energy declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock buyback plan 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 reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are usually an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued. How were Noble Energy's earnings last quarter? Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 19th. The oil and gas development company reported $0.12 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.11 by $0.01. The oil and gas development company earned $1.20 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.14 billion. Noble Energy had a return on equity of 4.82% and a net margin of 25.09%. Noble Energy's quarterly revenue was down .3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.32 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? 28 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Noble Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $18.17 to $61.00. On average, they expect Noble Energy's stock price to reach $39.8908 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 68.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Noble Energy. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Noble Energy? 28 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Noble Energy in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 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? Press coverage about NBL stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Noble Energy earned a coverage optimism score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage 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 effect on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of Noble Energy's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Noble Energy include Ecopetrol (EC), The Hong Kong and China Gas (HOKCY), Canadian Natural Resources (CNQ), Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD), Concho Resources (CXO), WOODSIDE PET LT/ADR (WOPEY), Anadarko Petroleum (APC), Sasol (SSL), Continental Resources (CLR), Rwe Ag Sp (RWEOY), Marathon Oil (MRO), Devon Energy (DVN), Apache (APA), 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 & CEO (Age 61)Mr. Kenneth M. Fisher, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 57)Mr. John Keith Elliott, Sr. VP of Offshore (Age 61)Mr. Brent J. Smolik, Pres & COO (Age 57)Mr. Terry R. Gerhart, Sr. VP of Midstream (Age 58) Who are Noble Energy's major shareholders? Noble Energy's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.92%), Boston Partners (3.01%), Jennison Associates LLC (1.38%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.29%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.28%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.14%). Company insiders that own Noble Energy stock include Andrea Lee Robison, David L Stover, Gary W Willingham, J Keith Elliott, James E Craddock, Jeffrey L Berenson, Kenneth M Fisher, Nbl Midstream, Llc 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 Carmignac Gestion, New York State Common Retirement Fund, Victory Capital Management Inc., Jennison Associates LLC, Strs Ohio, Macquarie Group Ltd., CWM LLC and Northern Trust Corp. 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 and Nbl Midstream, Llc. View Insider Buying and Selling for Noble Energy. Which major investors are buying Noble Energy stock? NBL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Poplar Forest Capital LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Geode Capital Management 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 $23.70. How big of a company is Noble Energy? Noble Energy has a market capitalization of $11.37 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: 1,144 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 597 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,741MarketBeat'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 2/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is an SEC Filing?