Analysts See $-0.32 EPS for Noble Corporation plc (NE)

January 20, 2018 - By Hazel Jackson

 Analysts See $ 0.32 EPS for Noble Corporation plc (NE)
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.78 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.18, from 0.96 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 51 investors sold Noble Corporation plc shares while 75 reduced holdings. 38 funds opened positions while 60 raised stakes. 211.28 million shares or 7.34% less from 228.01 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported.
Schroder Investment Grp accumulated 0.01% or 1.41 million shares. Commonwealth Bancorporation Of Aus has invested 0.04% in Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE). Raymond James Financial Svcs has 41,951 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Cipher Cap Limited Partnership has 0.02% invested in Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE). Woodstock holds 0.01% or 14,990 shares. Teachers Retirement Sys Of The State Of Kentucky invested in 69,700 shares. State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue, a Alaska-based fund reported 48,507 shares. Ledyard Retail Bank holds 0% of its portfolio in Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE) for 610 shares. Credit Agricole S A reported 0% stake. Louisiana State Employees Retirement Systems stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE). Tci Wealth Advsrs invested 0% of its portfolio in Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE). Community Fincl Bank Na holds 0% in Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE) or 4,250 shares. Private Advisor Grp Inc Lc has invested 0% in Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE). Jane Street Group Ltd Liability Co reported 11,253 shares. Moreover, Panagora Asset Management has 0.06% invested in Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE) for 3.09 million shares.

Analysts expect Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE) to report $-0.32 EPS on February, 8.They anticipate $0.17 EPS change or 113.33 % from last quarter’s $-0.15 EPS. After having $-0.36 EPS previously, Noble Corporation plc’s analysts see -11.11 % EPS growth. The stock increased 2.00% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $5.1. About 10.29M shares traded or 32.37% up from the average. Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE) has declined 46.66% since January 20, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 63.36% the S&P500.

Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE) Ratings Coverage

Among 34 analysts covering Noble Corp PLC (NYSE:NE), 9 have Buy rating, 8 Sell and 17 Hold. Therefore 26% are positive. Noble Corp PLC had 93 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Friday, July 31 by Cowen & Co. Susquehanna downgraded Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE) rating on Tuesday, March 15. Susquehanna has “Neutral” rating and $11 target. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, January 4 report. The company was maintained on Thursday, August 25 by Citigroup. The company was initiated on Friday, March 24 by Tudor Pickering. Jefferies upgraded the shares of NE in report on Monday, January 30 to “Buy” rating. The rating was upgraded by Societe Generale to “Buy” on Tuesday, February 14. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Tuesday, January 17 by CapitalOne. The rating was upgraded by Global Hunter Securities on Friday, August 21 to “Buy”. On Friday, March 11 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Sector Perform”.

Noble Corporation plc operates as an offshore drilling contractor for the gas and oil industry worldwide. The company has market cap of $1.25 billion. It owns and operates a fleet of mobile offshore drilling units. It currently has negative earnings. As of February 23, 2017, the firm operated a fleet of 28 offshore drilling units consisted of 14 drill ships, and semisubmersibles and 14 jack ups.

More notable recent Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE) news were published by: Investorplace.com which released: “Trade of the Day: Noble Corporation Ordinary Shares (UK) (NYSE:NE)” on April 12, 2016, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Noble Corp. – Invest Ahead Of The Q2 Report – Here’s How” published on July 25, 2017, Seekingalpha.com published: “Noble Corp.: Complete Fleet Analysis After Paragon Offshore Spin-Off And …” on July 16, 2014. More interesting news about Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE) were released by: Fool.com and their article: “Noble Corporation Reported Earnings, and Offshore Drilling Stocks Are Up Big Today” published on May 05, 2017 as well as Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “Analyst Upgrades 5 Offshore Oil Stocks” with publication date: September 25, 2017.

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