Noble Energy (NBL) is having a Dividend Yield of 1.07% with the Annual cash Dividend per share of $0.4. The last quarter cash dividend per share pay out was $0.1. Noble Energy has a 5 year average dividend yield of 1.19% and the stock has a Indicated annual dividend of $0.4. Noble Energy (NBL) formally announced its most recent dividend on January 24, 2017 with a Dividend per share of $0.1. The new indicated annual dividend based on announced dividend per share is $0.4. The dividend yield based on the forward looking indicated annual dividend is 1.07%. The 5 year historical dividend growth of Noble Energy (NBL) is at the rate of 0.69% while the R-Squared dividend growth is 0. If the value of R-Square is close to one, it indicates a perfect fit and the higher value conforms to the regression line while data close to zero indicates the opposite.
Noble Energy Inc. (NYSE:NBL) witnessed a decline in the market cap on Thursday as its shares dropped 0.69% or 0.26 points. After the session commenced at $37.66, the stock reached the higher end at $37.91 while it hit a low of $37.13. With the volume soaring to 3,521,864 shares, the last trade was called at $37.21. The company has a 52-week high of $42.03. The company has a market cap of $16,045 million and there are 431,200,650 shares in outstanding. The 52-week low of the share price is $27.8502. Noble Energy, Inc. has lost 3.07% in the last five trading days and dropped 6.25% in the last 4 weeks. Noble Energy, Inc. has dropped 0.44% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -1.98%.
Currently the company Insiders own 2.17% of Noble Energy Inc. shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -5.45% . Institutional Investors own 93.79% of Noble Energy Inc. shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -5.45%. Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Feb 7, 2017, Michael A Cawley (director) sold 3,000 shares at 39.51 per share price.On Feb 1, 2017, David L Stover (President, CEO & Director) sold 48,610 shares at 39.63 per share price.On Jan 9, 2017, Edward F Cox (director) sold 10,000 shares at 37.76 per share price.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Company shares were Reiterated by Mizuho on Jan 18, 2017 to Buy, Raises Price Target to $ 47 from a previous price target of $37 .Company shares were Upgraded by Seaport Global Securities on Jan 17, 2017 to Neutral, Raises Price Target to $ 36 from a previous price target of $33 .Noble Energy was Downgraded by Seaport Global Securities to Sell on Dec 9, 2016.
Noble Energy Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 13, 2017. The company reported $0.26 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.36. Analyst had a consensus of $-0.10. The company had revenue of $1010.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1040.74 million. The companys revenue was up 17.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.44 EPS.
Noble Energy, the parent company of Samedan Oil Corporation, Noble Gas Marketing, Inc. and Noble Trading, Inc., is one of the nations leading independent energy companies. Noble Energy operates throughout major basins in the United Stated including the Gulf of Mexico, as well as internationally, in Argentina, China, Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, the Mediterranean Sea, the North Sea and Vietnam.