National Oilwell Varco Inc (NOV)

pos +0.14
Today's Range: 49.20 - 50.17 | NOV Avg Daily Volume: 6,930,000
Last Update: 03/31/15 - 3:59 PM EDT
Volume: 11,087,864
YTD Performance: -23.94%
Open: $49.39
Previous Close: $49.84
52 Week Range: $46.08 - $86.55
Oustanding Shares: 409,935,076
Market Cap: 20,189,302,493
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for NOV
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 7 7 9 8
Moderate Buy 2 2 2 1
Hold 15 14 11 10
Moderate Sell 1 1 1 1
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.40 2.38 2.17 2.20
Latest Dividend: 0.46
Latest Dividend Yield: 3.74%
Dividend Ex-Date: 03/11/15
Price Earnings Ratio: 8.64
Price Earnings Comparisons:
NOV Sector Avg. S&P 500
8.64 8.50 27.35
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-24.77% -35.83% -37.28%
Revenue -6.20 0.46 0.13
Net Income 7.70 0.24 0.07
EPS 7.00 0.24 0.07
Earnings for NOV:
Revenue 21.44B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (03/15) Qtr (06/15) FY (12/15) FY (12/16)
Average Estimate $1.15 $0.95 $3.75 $3.22
Number of Analysts 18 17 21 17
High Estimate $1.23 $1.09 $5.00 $4.35
Low Estimate $0.89 $0.82 $2.93 $2.35
Prior Year $1.40 $1.61 $6.64 $3.75
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -18.10% -40.70% -43.47% -14.20%
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Timothy Collins

 | Mar 10, 2015 | 4:12 PM EDT

It's wise to stick with strength right now.


Bob Byrne

 | Feb 18, 2015 | 7:30 AM EST

I'd be a bit scared to be pressing a short bond bet.

bearishNational Oilwell Varco downgraded at Sterne Agee

Feb 4, 2015 | 7:20 AM EST

NOV was downgraded from Buy to Neutral, Sterne Agee said. $55 price target. Estimates also cut, given macro growth headwinds. 

bearishNational Oilwell Varco downgraded at Credit Suisse

Jan 28, 2015 | 7:14 AM EST

NOV was downgraded from Neutral to Underperform, Credit Suisse said. $43 price target. Company is most leveraged to lower energy prices. 

bullishNational Oilwell Varco rated new Buy at Keybanc

Jan 9, 2015 | 7:58 AM EST

NOV was initiated with a Buy rating, Keybanc said. $75 price target. Company has relatively good visibility and trades at a discount to its peers. 

updateNational Oilwell initiated at Citi

Nov 21, 2014 | 8:06 AM EST

NOV initiated with Neutral rating, said Citi. Company has reduced exposure to offshore rigs, but remaining end markets do not offer sufficient growth potential. Price target set at $76. 

bearishNational Oilwell Varco downgraded at Credit Suisse

Nov 3, 2014 | 7:59 AM EST

NOV downgraded to Neutral from Outperform, said Credit Suisse. Price target lowered to $77 from $95 on revised EPS due to onshore and offshore market slow downs and fear of near-term catalysts.  

bearishNational Oilwell Varco numbers cut at Sterne Agee

Oct 31, 2014 | 7:40 AM EDT

Shares of NOV now seen reaching $81, according to Sterne Agee. Estimates also reduced, as the company is realizing lower margins. Buy rating. 


Jim Cramer

 | Sep 22, 2014 | 3:53 PM EDT

Commodities have brought the market down, and will continue to.


Scott Redler

 | Sep 18, 2014 | 7:48 PM EDT

We are adding National Oilwell Varco to the short ideas table.

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