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Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE) closed its last session at $3.95. The stock traded within a range of $3.79 and $3.99. The company operates in the Energy sector with a market capitalization of 984500. Trading volume for Noble Corporation plc was 7.25 Million in its previous trading session. Currently, Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE) has an average volume of 8.08 Million.

Company Profile

Noble Corporation PLC is an offshore drilling contractor for the oil and gas industry. The company offers services for drilling and work over activities and undertakes refurbishment projects for rigs. It provides services primarily in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico and Alaska, Mexico, Brazil, the North Sea, the Mediterranean, West Africa, the Middle East, India, Malaysia and Australia. Noble Corporation PLC, formerly known as Noble Corp., is based in London, United Kingdom.

Analyst Views

Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE) received a Buy rating from 2 analysts. 0 analysts gave its stock an Outperform rating. 5 analysts say it’s a Hold while 0 analysts provided their expert opinion as Sell.

Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE) touched its 1-Year High price of $7.63 on 02/16/17 and its 1-Year Low price of $3.14 on 08/23/17.

EPS & Financials

Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $-0.36/Share lagging the analyst estimate of $-0.36/Share by a difference of $0. This showed a surprise of 0% in the last quarter earnings.

For the current quarter, 30 analysts are projecting a mean EPS of $-0.32/share. According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $-0.16/share and a low EPS of $-0.62/share.

Analysts believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $280.65 Million for the current quarter. According to their predictions high & low revenue estimates are 332 Million and 250.2 Million respectively.

Technical Analysis

By taking a look at the stock’s current statistics it can gauged that the stock candle is BULLISH with HIGH volatility. Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE) has a 20-Day average volume of 8.02 Million. According to today’s trading volume Noble Corporation plc is BELOW its 20-Day Avg. volume with the stock showing BELOW Abnormal volume in the past 150 days.

Moving average convergence divergence (MACD) shows that the stock is on a PRICE RELATIVITY trend. The trend for the past 10-days shows that the company was in BEARISH territory while an analysis of the last 40-Day trend shows a BULLISH signal. The 100-Day trend also shows a BULLISH trend as well.

The company currently has an insider ownership of 1.1 Percent and Institutional ownership of 91.5 Percent. The return on assets stands at -16.1%, Return on Equity currently is -32.6% and the Return on Investment value is -6.3%.

Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE) gross margin percentage stands at 48.1% while its operating margin for the past trailing twelve month is 0 percent and its overall profit margin (ttm) is 0 Percent. The stock is currently moving below its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of -15.71% with a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of -14.05 percent. As of today, the company has a SMA200 (200-day simple moving average) of -4.53 Percent. The Stock has YTD (year to date) performance of -12.61 percent.

The TTM operating margin for the company stands at 0%. The return on invested capital is at -6.3%, which is good, compared to its peers. The Free Cash Flow or FCF margin is 3.05.

The company’s stock is currently moving with a -ve distance from the 200 day SMA of approximately -4.53%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of -12.61% which means that the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price.