NYSE:NE - Noble Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$2.95 -0.12 (-3.91 %)
(As of 03/25/2019 08:50 AM ET)
Previous Close$3.07
Today's Range$2.82 - $3.05
52-Week Range$2.35 - $7.44
Volume7.16 million shs
Average Volume4.88 million shs
Market Capitalization$733.67 million
P/E Ratio-1.60
Dividend YieldN/A
Noble Corporation plc operates as an offshore drilling contractor for the oil and gas industry worldwide. It provides contract drilling services using mobile offshore drilling units. As of December 31, 2018, the company operated a fleet of 24 drilling rigs consisted of 8 drill ships, 4 semisubmersibles, and 12 jack ups. Noble Corporation plc was founded in 1921 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Drilling oil & gas wells



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.08 billion
Cash Flow$0.1364 per share
Book Value$18.86 per share


Net Income$-885,050,000.00


Market Cap$733.67 million
Next Earnings Date5/1/2019 (Estimated)

Noble (NYSE:NE) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Noble's stock symbol?

Noble trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "NE."

How were Noble's earnings last quarter?

Noble Co. PLC (NYSE:NE) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, February, 20th. The oil and gas company reported ($0.36) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.41) by $0.05. The oil and gas company earned $309.90 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $289.04 million. Noble had a negative net margin of 81.74% and a negative return on equity of 9.16%. Noble's revenue for the quarter was down 6.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted ($0.29) earnings per share. View Noble's Earnings History.

When is Noble's next earnings date?

Noble is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Noble.

What price target have analysts set for NE?

21 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Noble's stock. Their forecasts range from $3.00 to $10.00. On average, they anticipate Noble's share price to reach $5.7429 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 94.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Noble.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Noble?

21 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Noble in the last year. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 14 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Noble.

Has Noble been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about NE stock has been trending somewhat negative on Monday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Noble earned a media sentiment score of -1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the oil and gas company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Noble's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Noble own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Noble investors own include Transocean (RIG), Chesapeake Energy (CHK), Bank of America (BAC), Intel (INTC), Ford Motor (F), General Electric (GE), AT&T (T), Micron Technology (MU), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Ensco (ESV).

Who are Noble's key executives?

Noble's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Julie Johnson Robertson, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 63)
  • Mr. Adam C. Peakes, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 46)
  • Mr. William Edgar Turcotte, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 55)
  • Ms. Laura D. Campbell, VP, Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 46)
  • Mr. Jeffrey L. Chastain, VP of Investor Relations & Corp. Communications

Who are Noble's major shareholders?

Noble's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (15.95%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.87%), Contrarius Investment Management Ltd (3.52%), Van ECK Associates Corp (1.91%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.76%) and Norges Bank (1.41%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Noble.

Which major investors are selling Noble stock?

NE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Energy Opportunities Capital Management LLC, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Legal & General Group Plc, Sippican Capital Advisors, California Public Employees Retirement System, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Virtu Financial LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Noble.

Which major investors are buying Noble stock?

NE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, Van ECK Associates Corp, Bank of America Corp DE, River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP, Penn Capital Management Co. Inc., BlackRock Inc., WINTON GROUP Ltd and New York State Common Retirement Fund. View Insider Buying and Selling for Noble.

How do I buy shares of Noble?

Shares of NE 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's stock price today?

One share of NE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.95.

How big of a company is Noble?

Noble has a market capitalization of $733.67 million and generates $1.08 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $-885,050,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.84) on an earnings per share basis. Noble employs 2,000 workers across the globe.

What is Noble's official website?

The official website for Noble is http://www.noblecorp.com.

How can I contact Noble?

Noble's mailing address is 10 Brook Street, London X0, W1S1BG. The oil and gas company can be reached via phone at 44-20-3300-2300 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Noble (NYSE NE)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  677 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  838 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,515
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Noble and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/25/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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