NYSE:NBL - Noble Energy Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $23.80 +0.70 (+3.03 %) (As of 03/19/2019 06:22 AM ET)Previous Close$23.10Today's Range$23.24 - $23.9052-Week Range$17.11 - $37.76Volume4.33 million shsAverage Volume6.92 million shsMarket Capitalization$11.51 billionP/E Ratio26.44Dividend Yield1.90%Beta1.33 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 CIK72207 Webwww.nblenergy.com Phone281-872-3100Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.63 Current Ratio1.01 Quick Ratio1.01Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio26.44 Forward P/E Ratio125.26 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$4.99 billion Price / Sales2.31 Cash Flow$7.8808 per share Price / Cash Flow3.02 Book Value$21.95 per share Price / Book1.08Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.90 Net Income$-66,000,000.00 Net Margins-1.32% Return on Equity3.93% Return on Assets2.00%Miscellaneous Employees2,330 Outstanding Shares483,580,000Market Cap$11.51 billion Next Earnings Date5/7/2019 (Estimated) 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 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.85%. 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 authorized 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 often a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued. How were Noble Energy's earnings last quarter? Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, February, 19th. The oil and gas development company reported $0.12 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.11 by $0.01. The oil and gas development company had revenue of $1.20 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.14 billion. Noble Energy had a negative net margin of 1.32% and a positive return on equity of 3.93%. The firm's revenue was down .3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $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, May 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Noble Energy. What price target have analysts set for NBL? 26 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Noble Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $18.17 to $61.00. On average, they expect Noble Energy's share price to reach $38.9233 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 63.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Noble Energy. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Noble Energy? 26 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 19 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 coverage about NBL stock has been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog 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 coverage optimism score of -1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the oil and gas development company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock'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 Phillips 66 (PSX), Ecopetrol (EC), Kinder Morgan (KMI), Tc Pipelines (TRP), Marathon Petroleum (MPC), Valero Energy (VLO), Williams Companies (WMB), Canadian Natural Resources (CNQ), Baker Hughes A GE (BHGE), Repsol (REPYY), Mplx (MPLX), Halliburton (HAL), WOODSIDE PET LT/ADR (WOPEY), Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD) and Gazprom Neft' PAO (GDR) (GZPFY). What other stocks do shareholders of Noble Energy own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Noble Energy investors own include Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA), Anadarko Petroleum (APC), General Electric (GE), Twitter (TWTR), Schlumberger (SLB), ConocoPhillips (COP), Halliburton (HAL), Gilead Sciences (GILD) and Intel (INTC). 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 a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.92%), FMR LLC (3.84%), Boston Partners (3.01%), American Century Companies Inc. (2.01%), Jennison Associates LLC (1.38%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.29%). Company insiders that own Noble Energy stock include Andrea Lee Robison, David L Stover, Gary W Willingham, J Keith Elliott, James E Craddock, Kenneth M Fisher, Nbl Midstream, Llc 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, 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 institutional investors are buying Noble Energy stock? NBL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, Boston Partners, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Millennium Management LLC, FMR LLC, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund and Poplar Forest 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 $23.80. How big of a company is Noble Energy? Noble Energy has a market capitalization of $11.51 billion and generates $4.99 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas development company earns $-66,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.90 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: 1,152 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 603 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,755MarketBeat'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. 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