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National Oilwell Varco Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.02 (+0.15 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $13.41
50-Day Range
MA: $14.24
52-Week Range
Now: $13.41
Volume5.03 million shs
Average Volume5.65 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.21 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
National Oilwell Varco, Inc. designs, constructs, manufactures, and sells systems, components, and products for oil and gas drilling and production worldwide. It operates through three segments: Wellbore Technologies, Completion & Production Solutions, and Rig Technologies. The company offers various equipment and technologies used to perform drilling operations. It also provides solids control and waste management equipment and services; drilling fluids; portable power generation products; drill and wired pipes; drilling optimization and automation services; tubular inspection, repair, and coating services; instrumentation, and measuring and monitoring services; downhole and fishing tools; steerable technologies; and drill bits. The company offers equipment and technologies for hydraulic fracture stimulation, including pressure pumping trucks, blenders, sanders, hydration units, injection units, flowline, and manifolds; well intervention, such as coiled tubing units, coiled tubing, and wireline units, as well as blowout preventers and tools; onshore production comprising fluid processing systems, composite pipes, surface transfer and progressive cavity pumps, and artificial lift systems; offshore production that include fluid processing systems, floating production systems, and subsea production technologies; and connectors for conductor pipes. It also provides substructures, derricks, and masts; cranes; jacking systems; pipe lifting, racking, rotating, and assembly systems; mud pumps; blowout preventers; drives and generators; rig instrumentation and control systems; equipment components for offshore wind construction vessels; mooring, anchor, and deck handling machinery; and pipelay and construction systems. The company offers spare parts, repair, and rentals, as well as remote equipment monitoring, technical support, field service, and customer training services. National Oilwell Varco, Inc. was founded in 1862 and is based in Houston, Texas.
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Overall MarketRank

1.58 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

91st out of 442 stocks

Oil & Gas Field Machinery Industry

6th out of 21 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.2Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Oil & gas field machinery
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Equipment & Services



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.48 billion
Cash Flow$8.76 per share
Book Value$20.33 per share


Net Income$-6,095,000,000.00


Market Cap$5.21 billion
Next Earnings Date2/4/2021 (Confirmed)
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National Oilwell Varco (NYSE:NOV) Frequently Asked Questions

How has National Oilwell Varco's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

National Oilwell Varco's stock was trading at $10.48 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, NOV stock has increased by 28.0% and is now trading at $13.41.
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Is National Oilwell Varco a buy right now?

24 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for National Oilwell Varco in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 9 hold ratings and 13 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" National Oilwell Varco stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in NOV, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than National Oilwell Varco?

Wall Street analysts have given National Oilwell Varco a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but National Oilwell Varco wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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What is Clay C. Williams' approval rating as National Oilwell Varco's CEO?

667 employees have rated National Oilwell Varco CEO Clay C. Williams on Glassdoor.com. Clay C. Williams has an approval rating of 63% among National Oilwell Varco's employees. This puts Clay C. Williams in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

When is National Oilwell Varco's next earnings date?

National Oilwell Varco is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 4th 2021.
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How can I listen to National Oilwell Varco's earnings call?

National Oilwell Varco will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 4th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were National Oilwell Varco's earnings last quarter?

National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NYSE:NOV) posted its earnings results on Monday, October, 26th. The oil and gas exploration company reported ($0.14) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.10) by $0.04. The oil and gas exploration company earned $1.38 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.38 billion. National Oilwell Varco had a negative net margin of 36.63% and a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 1.13%. National Oilwell Varco's revenue was down 34.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.04 EPS.
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How often does National Oilwell Varco pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for National Oilwell Varco?

National Oilwell Varco declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 27th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.05 per share on Friday, March 27th. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.49%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 12th.
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What guidance has National Oilwell Varco issued on next quarter's earnings?

National Oilwell Varco issued an update on its fourth quarter 2020 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Tuesday, January, 19th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.33-1.33 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.36 billion.

What price target have analysts set for NOV?

24 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for National Oilwell Varco's stock. Their forecasts range from $8.00 to $30.00. On average, they expect National Oilwell Varco's stock price to reach $15.23 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 13.5% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting National Oilwell Varco?

National Oilwell Varco saw a drop in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 12,310,000 shares, a drop of 34.3% from the December 15th total of 18,750,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 6,250,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.0 days.
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Who are some of National Oilwell Varco's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of National Oilwell Varco own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other National Oilwell Varco investors own include Schlumberger (SLB), Bank of America (BAC), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Halliburton (HAL), Intel (INTC), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Ford Motor (F), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) and General Electric (GE).

Who are National Oilwell Varco's key executives?

National Oilwell Varco's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Clay C. Williams, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Jose A. Bayardo, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 48)
  • Mr. Scott K. Duff, VP, Corp. Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Craig L. Weinstock, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 61)
  • Mr. Joseph W. Rovig, Pres of Rig Technologies (Age 59)
  • Mr. David Reid, Chief Marketing Officer & CTO
  • Mr. Alex Philips, Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Bonnie Houston, Chief Admin. Officer
  • Mr. Blake McCarthy, VP of Corp. Devel. & Investor Relations
  • Mr. Kirk Shelton, Pres of Completion & Production Solutions

What is National Oilwell Varco's stock symbol?

National Oilwell Varco trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "NOV."

Who are National Oilwell Varco's major shareholders?

National Oilwell Varco's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include TrimTabs Asset Management LLC (0.04%), Close Asset Management Ltd (0.01%), Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.01%), BKD Wealth Advisors LLC (0.01%), First Hawaiian Bank (0.01%) and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.01%). Company insiders that own National Oilwell Varco stock include Eric L Mattson, Jose A Bayardo, Joseph W Rovig and Scott K Duff.
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Which major investors are selling National Oilwell Varco stock?

NOV stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Arden Trust Co, Pacer Advisors Inc., Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., BKD Wealth Advisors LLC, and NuWave Investment Management LLC.
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Which major investors are buying National Oilwell Varco stock?

NOV stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including TrimTabs Asset Management LLC, Close Asset Management Ltd, TIAA FSB, First Hawaiian Bank, and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System.
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How do I buy shares of National Oilwell Varco?

Shares of NOV can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is National Oilwell Varco's stock price today?

One share of NOV stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.41.

How big of a company is National Oilwell Varco?

National Oilwell Varco has a market capitalization of $5.21 billion and generates $8.48 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas exploration company earns $-6,095,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.72) on an earnings per share basis. National Oilwell Varco employs 35,479 workers across the globe.

What is National Oilwell Varco's official website?

The official website for National Oilwell Varco is www.nov.com.

How can I contact National Oilwell Varco?

National Oilwell Varco's mailing address is 7909 PARKWOOD CIRCLE DRIVE, HOUSTON TX, 77036. The oil and gas exploration company can be reached via phone at 713-346-7500 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 1/24/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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