Noble (NE) Competitors

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NE vs. VAL, RIG, PTEN, HP, HPK, AM, PBF, MUR, VNOM, and ENLC

Should you be buying Noble stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Noble include Valaris (VAL), Transocean (RIG), Patterson-UTI Energy (PTEN), Helmerich & Payne (HP), HighPeak Energy (HPK), Antero Midstream (AM), PBF Energy (PBF), Murphy Oil (MUR), Viper Energy (VNOM), and EnLink Midstream (ENLC). These companies are all part of the "oils/energy" sector.

Noble vs.

Noble (NYSE:NE) and Valaris (NYSE:VAL) are both mid-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, valuation, community ranking, risk, earnings, media sentiment, institutional ownership and dividends.

Noble currently has a consensus target price of $61.00, suggesting a potential upside of 29.48%. Valaris has a consensus target price of $100.00, suggesting a potential upside of 44.68%. Given Valaris' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Valaris is more favorable than Noble.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Noble
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.75
Valaris
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
5 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

Noble and Valaris both received 10 outperform votes by MarketBeat users. However, 33.33% of users gave Valaris an outperform vote while only 29.41% of users gave Noble an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
NobleOutperform Votes
10
29.41%
Underperform Votes
24
70.59%
ValarisOutperform Votes
10
33.33%
Underperform Votes
20
66.67%

Noble has a beta of 1.03, meaning that its share price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Valaris has a beta of 1.13, meaning that its share price is 13% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valaris has a net margin of 48.50% compared to Noble's net margin of 18.61%. Noble's return on equity of 7.03% beat Valaris' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Noble18.61% 7.03% 5.07%
Valaris 48.50%5.71%2.40%

Valaris has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Noble. Valaris is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Noble, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Noble$2.59B2.60$481.90M$3.3114.23
Valaris$1.78B2.81$865.40M$11.695.91

In the previous week, Noble had 2 more articles in the media than Valaris. MarketBeat recorded 4 mentions for Noble and 2 mentions for Valaris. Valaris' average media sentiment score of 1.03 beat Noble's score of 0.00 indicating that Valaris is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Noble
0 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Valaris
2 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

68.1% of Noble shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 96.7% of Valaris shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.3% of Noble shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.1% of Valaris shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Valaris beats Noble on 11 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding NE and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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NE vs. The Competition

MetricNobleDrilling oil & gas wells IndustryEnergy SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$6.73B$1.18B$8.16B$17.45B
Dividend Yield3.47%3.44%11.51%3.59%
P/E Ratio14.237.2019.6725.24
Price / Sales2.602.6147.3510.31
Price / Cash14.118.4011.3614.95
Price / Book1.690.783.495.01
Net Income$481.90M-$199.48M$989.62M$963.51M

Noble Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
VAL
Valaris
3.4671 of 5 stars
$69.12
+1.4%
$100.00
+44.7%
+13.4%$5.00B$1.78B5.915,985Positive News
RIG
Transocean
4.1356 of 5 stars
$5.94
+2.2%
$8.22
+38.4%
-2.0%$4.87B$2.83B-4.685,800Upcoming Earnings
PTEN
Patterson-UTI Energy
4.8188 of 5 stars
$11.60
+2.3%
$16.17
+39.4%
-2.0%$4.68B$4.15B11.4910,600Upcoming Earnings
Positive News
HP
Helmerich & Payne
2.4043 of 5 stars
$42.33
+2.7%
$42.88
+1.3%
+17.6%$4.18B$2.87B10.106,200Upcoming Earnings
HPK
HighPeak Energy
1.4163 of 5 stars
$15.26
+1.4%
$22.10
+44.8%
-32.4%$1.96B$1.11B9.6648Positive News
AM
Antero Midstream
3.125 of 5 stars
$13.94
+1.2%
$12.70
-8.9%
+35.3%$6.69B$1.04B18.10604Upcoming Earnings
PBF
PBF Energy
2.8534 of 5 stars
$57.40
+1.5%
$57.55
+0.3%
+61.5%$6.86B$38.32B3.493,776
MUR
Murphy Oil
4.8054 of 5 stars
$46.16
+0.2%
$50.64
+9.7%
+24.1%$7.03B$3.45B10.94725Analyst Report
VNOM
Viper Energy
2.1307 of 5 stars
$39.98
+2.1%
$40.50
+1.3%
+39.3%$7.07B$827.70M14.812,020Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
Positive News
ENLC
EnLink Midstream
2.3556 of 5 stars
$13.61
-0.3%
$14.63
+7.5%
+34.2%$6.17B$6.90B30.931,072Upcoming Earnings

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This page (NYSE:NE) was last updated on 4/24/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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