Noble Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:NE)

About Noble Corp.

Noble Corp. logoNoble Corporation is an offshore drilling contractor for the oil and gas industry. The Company performs contract drilling services with its fleet of 79 mobile offshore drilling units and one floating production storage and offloading unit (NYSE:NE) located globally.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Drilling & Exploration
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: NE
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $5.42
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $6.04
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $8.56
  • 52-Week Range: $243,218,000.00 - $5.09
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 2.26
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -4.71
  • P/E Growth: 1.23
  • Market Cap: $1.32B
  • Outstanding Shares: 243,218,000
  • Beta: 2.05
  • Net Margins: 18.34%
  • Return on Equity: 5.22%
  • Return on Assets: 3.10%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.49%
  • Current Ratio: 1.67%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.67%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Noble Corp. (NYSE:NE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 7 Sell Ratings, 15 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.96)
Consensus Price Target: $8.91 (64.44% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Noble Corp. (NYSE:NE)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/22/2016Evercore ISIReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/21/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.UpgradeSell -> Neutral$4.00View Rating Details
9/14/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingSector Perform$6.50View Rating Details
9/14/2016Howard WeilInitiated CoverageSector Perform$6.50View Rating Details
9/1/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingBuy$10.00View Rating Details
8/25/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$9.00 -> $6.50View Rating Details
8/16/2016NomuraSet Price TargetSell$6.00View Rating Details
8/16/2016Bank of America Corp.UpgradeUnderperform -> Neutral$7.50View Rating Details
8/10/2016ArgusDowngradeHold -> SellView Rating Details
7/29/2016Jefferies GroupLower Price TargetHold$8.00 -> $7.50View Rating Details
5/20/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingUnderweightView Rating Details
5/13/2016SimmonsReiterated RatingUnderweight$6.00 -> $4.70View Rating Details
5/5/2016Zephirin GroupReiterated RatingHold$11.00 -> $16.00View Rating Details
4/18/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingUnderweight$6.00View Rating Details
4/11/2016Clarkson CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/12/2016SusquehannaLower Price Target$11.00 -> $9.00View Rating Details
4/11/2016Societe GeneraleDowngradeBuy -> Hold$9.56 -> $11.00View Rating Details
3/21/2016Cowen and CompanyLower Price Target$10.00 -> $9.50View Rating Details
3/14/2016Iberia CapitalBoost Price TargetOutperform$10.00 -> $12.50View Rating Details
3/14/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesDowngradeBuy -> Accumulate$10.00 -> $12.00View Rating Details
3/12/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/11/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$12.00View Rating Details
3/11/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.DowngradeNeutral -> Underweight$8.25 -> $6.50View Rating Details
3/7/2016StephensDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightView Rating Details
2/8/2016KLR GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$11.50View Rating Details
2/5/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingSell$8.00 -> $6.00View Rating Details
1/25/2016Tudor PickeringDowngradeAccumulate -> HoldView Rating Details
11/30/2015GuggenheimUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$16.00View Rating Details
10/9/2015KeyCorpInitiated CoverageSector WeightView Rating Details
6/22/2015Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
4/22/2015Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight -> Underweight$20.00 -> $18.00View Rating Details
2/23/2015Capital One Financial Corp.DowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightView Rating Details
10/2/2014ING GroupDowngradeHoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/26/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Noble Corp. (NYSE:NE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/27/2016Q216$0.23$0.01$527.48 million$894.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116$0.33$0.31$632.03 million$612.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/3/2016Q415$0.58$0.72$758.94 million$857.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315$0.52$0.72$761.43 million$896.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$0.52$0.64$770.08 million$771.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$0.51$0.72$776.19 million$804.34 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2015Q414$0.50$0.47$807.69 million$804.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.53$0.57$820.10 million$828.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q214$0.66$0.91$1.19 million$1.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/16/2014Q114$0.69$0.99$1.19 billion$1.25 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/23/2014Q413$0.84$0.82$1.17 billion$1.17 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/17/2013Q313$0.71$0.85$1.07 billion$1.08 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/17/2013Q2 2013$0.56$0.63$1.02 billion$1.02 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/17/2013Q1 2013$0.56$0.59$991.48 million$970.98 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/23/2013Q4 2012$0.62$0.50$963.13 million$966.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/17/2012$0.52$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/18/2012$0.58$0.59ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/18/2012$0.42$0.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2012$0.51$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/19/2011$0.53$0.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/20/2011$0.27$0.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/2011$0.17$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2011$0.32$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Noble Corp. (NYSE:NE)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.06 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-1.15 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20167$0.24$0.38$0.30
Q2 20165$0.01$0.17$0.08
Q3 20165($0.20)($0.08)($0.16)
Q4 20165($0.31)($0.10)($0.19)
Q1 20173($0.18)($0.15)($0.17)
Q2 20173($0.29)($0.25)($0.27)
Q3 20173($0.46)($0.24)($0.36)
Q4 20173($0.48)($0.24)($0.35)
Q1 20181($0.17)($0.17)($0.17)
Q2 20181($0.15)($0.15)($0.15)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Noble Corp. (NYSE:NE)
Annual Dividend:$0.08
Dividend Yield:1.48%
Dividend Growth:33.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:3.35% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
-133.33% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
-6.96% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Noble Corp. (NYSE:NE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Noble Corp. (NYSE:NE)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 90.26%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/7/2016Michael A CawleyDirectorSell20,000$13.52$270,400.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2015Scott MarksVPSell8,500$11.91$101,235.00View SEC Filing  
9/30/2015Bernie G WolfordVPBuy10,000$10.82$108,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/6/2014James A MaclennanCFOBuy6,000$26.92$161,520.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2014David W WilliamsCEOBuy10,000$31.03$310,300.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2014David WilliamsCEOBuy10,000$30.64$306,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2014James MaclennanCFOBuy4,075$30.73$125,224.75View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014Gordon HallDirectorBuy5,000$29.21$146,050.00View SEC Filing  
2/21/2014Michael CawleyDirectorSell15,000$31.39$470,850.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Noble Corp. (NYSE:NE)
DateHeadline logoDiamond Offshore cut to Sell, Noble Corp. raised to Neutral at ... - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:NE) - September 22 at 11:07 AM logoDiamond Offshore cut to Sell, Noble Corp. raised to Neutral at Goldman (NYSE:NE) - September 21 at 3:53 PM
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News IconNoble Corporation Well on the Road to Recovery: Credit Suisse (NYSE:NE) - September 1 at 9:33 AM logoNoble Corp. (NE) Slips to 52-Week Low: What's Pulling it Down? (NYSE:NE) - September 1 at 9:32 AM logoHas Seadrill Partners’s Cost Reduction Proved to Be Effective? (NYSE:NE) - August 31 at 11:24 AM logoDid SDRL’s 2Q Results Prompt Changes in Analysts’ Price Targets? (NYSE:NE) - August 31 at 11:24 AM logoSeadrill Partners’s Earnings 11% Down from Guidance—What’s Next? (NYSE:NE) - August 31 at 11:24 AM logoMore Upgrades Than Downgrades for Offshore Drilling in August (NYSE:NE) - August 31 at 11:24 AM
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News IconExpress, Noble Corp. Lead Thursday’s 52-Week Low Club (NYSE:NE) - August 25 at 4:38 PM logoExpress, SunPower Wind Up in Wednesday’s 52-Week Low Club (NYSE:NE) - August 24 at 6:09 PM logoAnalysts’ Expectations for Seadrill Partners’ Revenues (NYSE:NE) - August 23 at 6:36 PM logoNoble Corp. - An Example Of A Descending Triangle Past Breaking Point. What Next? (NYSE:NE) - August 23 at 10:49 AM
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News IconNoble Corporation Ordinary Shares (UK)(NYSE:NE) Updates The Cause of Its Operations (NYSE:NE) - August 19 at 6:21 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Noble Corp. Plc : August 18, 2016 (NYSE:NE) - August 19 at 9:26 AM logoWhere Does Ocean Rig’s Valuation Stand Now? (NYSE:NE) - August 19 at 9:26 AM logoNoble Corp. (NE) Stock Down, RBC: 'Too Early to Get Involved' With Offshore Drillers - (NYSE:NE) - August 18 at 9:30 AM logoRBC Capital cuts estimates on Noble Corporation (NYSE:NE) - August 17 at 6:39 PM logoNoble Corp. (NE) Stock Down, RBC: 'Too Early to Get Involved' With Offshore Drillers (NYSE:NE) - August 17 at 6:39 PM


Noble Corp. (NYSE:NE) Chart for Monday, September, 26, 2016

Last Updated on 9/26/2016 by Staff