NYSE:NBL - Noble Energy Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $29.07 -1.23 (-4.06 %) (As of 08/15/2018 12:19 PM ET)Previous Close$29.94Today's Range$28.65 - $29.9452-Week Range$22.99 - $37.76Volume317,824 shsAverage Volume4.74 million shsMarket Capitalization$14.77 billionP/E Ratio95.34Dividend Yield1.44%Beta1.07 Company ProfileAnalyst 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 Ratio95.34 Forward P/E Ratio27.42 P/E Growth2.87 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$4.26 billion Price / Sales3.30 Cash Flow$4.3003 per share Price / Cash6.76 Book Value$21.82 per share Price / Book1.33 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$14.77 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, July 24th. Shareholders of record on Monday, August 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.11 per share on Monday, August 20th. This represents a $0.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a 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 declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback plan on Friday, February 16th 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $750,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are usually a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued. How were Noble Energy's earnings last quarter? Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL) announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, August, 3rd. The oil and gas development company reported $0.17 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.22 by $0.05. The oil and gas development company had revenue of $1.23 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.15 billion. Noble Energy had a net margin of 19.01% and a return on equity of 2.89%. The company's revenue was up 16.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.05 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 Monday, October, 29th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Noble Energy. What price target have analysts set for NBL? 28 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Noble Energy's stock. Their predictions range from $22.99 to $65.00. On average, they expect Noble Energy's share price to reach $41.9163 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 43.7% 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 8 hold ratings and 20 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 Ecopetrol (EC), Canadian Natural Resource (CNQ), Anadarko Petroleum (APC), Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD), The Hong Kong and China Gas (HOKCY), Concho Resources (CXO), WOODSIDE Pet Lt/ADR (WOPEY), Sasol (SSL), Continental Resources (CLR), Devon Energy (DVN), Marathon Oil (MRO), Apache (APA), GALP ENERGIA SG/ADR (GLPEY), Rwe Ag Sp (RWEOY) 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) Has Noble Energy been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about NBL stock have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Noble Energy earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.04 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the oil and gas development company an impact score of 44.35 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Noble Energy. Who are Noble Energy's major shareholders? Noble Energy's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.82%), Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (3.68%), Jennison Associates LLC (1.60%), American Century Companies Inc. (1.54%), FMR LLC (1.48%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.02%). 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 institutional investors are selling Noble Energy stock? NBL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Victory Capital Management Inc., Millennium Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Strs Ohio, Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL, Formula Growth Ltd. and Aristotle Capital Boston LLC. 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 institutional investors are buying Noble Energy stock? NBL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners, FMR LLC, Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, King Luther Capital Management Corp, BlueMountain Capital Management LLC, Rothschild Asset Management Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Hexavest 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 $29.16. How big of a company is Noble Energy? Noble Energy has a market capitalization of $14.77 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] MarketBeat Community Rating for Noble Energy (NYSE NBL)Community Ranking: 3.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 1,053 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 560 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,613MarketBeat'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 8/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What do investors mean by earnings per share?