Among 31 analysts covering Noble Energy Inc. (NYSE:NBL), 25 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 81% are positive. Noble Energy Inc. had 112 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Wednesday, November 15 by Piper Jaffray. Mizuho maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, January 16 report. The stock of Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL) earned “Buy” rating by Citigroup on Friday, July 21. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Monday, September 18 by PiperJaffray. The company was upgraded on Friday, September 11 by Jefferies. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Tuesday, March 29 with “Buy”. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, September 27 by Cowen & Co. As per Tuesday, October 27, the company rating was upgraded by Cowen & Co. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, December 20 by Jefferies. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, February 26 by Bank of America. See Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL) latest ratings:
13/03/2018 Broker: Argus Research Rating: Buy New Target: $39.0 Upgrade
07/03/2018 Broker: UBS Rating: Buy New Target: $40 Initiates Coverage On
26/02/2018 Broker: BMO Capital Markets Rating: Buy New Target: $38.0 Maintain
26/02/2018 Broker: Bank of America Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Buy Old Target: $52 New Target: $57 Maintain
22/02/2018 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Buy New Target: $37.0 Maintain
21/02/2018 Broker: KLR Group Rating: Buy New Target: $65.0
21/02/2018 Broker: Deutsche Bank Rating: Buy New Target: $40.0
21/02/2018 Broker: Imperial Capital Old Rating: Outperform New Rating: Outperform Old Target: $44 New Target: $52 Maintain
29/01/2018 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Rating: Buy New Target: $40.0 Maintain
30/01/2018 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $38.0 Maintain
Robotti Robert decreased Liquidity Services Inc (LQDT) stake by 96.92% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Robotti Robert sold 402,394 shares as Liquidity Services Inc (LQDT)’s stock declined 21.18%. The Robotti Robert holds 12,800 shares with $76,000 value, down from 415,194 last quarter. Liquidity Services Inc now has $236.32M valuation. The stock increased 1.37% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $7.4. About 96,326 shares traded. Liquidity Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:LQDT) has risen 10.20% since March 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 6.50% the S&P500.
The stock decreased 1.84% or $0.555 during the last trading session, reaching $29.625. About 3.89M shares traded. Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL) has declined 10.36% since March 14, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 27.06% the S&P500.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.89 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.13, from 1.02 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 49 investors sold Noble Energy, Inc. shares while 150 reduced holdings. 43 funds opened positions while 159 raised stakes. 448.27 million shares or 2.45% more from 437.54 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. 972,034 are held by Mitchell Grp Inc Inc. Citadel Advsrs Ltd Liability Corporation has invested 0.02% in Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL). Wolverine Asset Mngmt Lc reported 0.03% stake. Fishman Jay A Mi reported 80,772 shares. Guggenheim Capital Ltd Company reported 1.45 million shares or 0.1% of all its holdings. Td Asset Management holds 0.01% in Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL) or 252,081 shares. Public Employees Retirement Of Ohio reported 209,546 shares stake. Agf Invs holds 0.01% or 41,753 shares in its portfolio. Bbva Compass Retail Bank owns 8,883 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Moreover, Chicago Equity Prtnrs Limited Liability Company has 0.01% invested in Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL). Cibc Asset has 40,657 shares. Teacher Retirement Sys Of Texas accumulated 0.13% or 726,621 shares. Whittier Com Of Nevada Inc reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL). Ibm Retirement Fund holds 0.04% of its portfolio in Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL) for 7,142 shares. Plante Moran Fincl Advisors Ltd invested in 0.01% or 434 shares.
Since December 11, 2017, it had 1 buy, and 4 sales for $5.60 million activity. Fisher Kenneth M. had sold 7,621 shares worth $210,815 on Tuesday, February 6. Another trade for 8,500 shares valued at $266,475 was made by Craddock James E on Friday, March 9. $499,835 worth of stock was bought by STOVER DAVID L on Monday, December 18. EDELMAN THOMAS J sold $5.40 million worth of stock or 200,000 shares.
Noble Energy, Inc., an independent energy company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids worldwide. The company has market cap of $14.53 billion. The Company’s principal projects are located in onshore DJ Basin, Eagle Ford Shale, Permian Basin, and Marcellus Shale, the United States; deepwater Gulf of Mexico; Eastern Mediterranean, including offshore Israel and Cyprus; West Africa, including offshore Equatorial Guinea; and offshore the Falkland Islands, Suriname, and Newfoundland. It currently has negative earnings. As of December 31, 2016, the firm had approximately 1,437 million barrels oil equivalent of total proved reserves.
Among 5 analysts covering Liquidity Services (NASDAQ:LQDT), 1 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 20% are positive. Liquidity Services had 11 analyst reports since November 20, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Barrington upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Thursday, February 1 report. Benchmark maintained it with “Hold” rating and $7.50 target in Friday, November 20 report. RBC Capital Markets maintained Liquidity Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:LQDT) on Friday, November 20 with “Sector Perform” rating. As per Sunday, October 15, the company rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird. Benchmark maintained Liquidity Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:LQDT) on Friday, May 6 with “Hold” rating. Robert W. Baird maintained the shares of LQDT in report on Thursday, February 1 with “Hold” rating. The stock has “Sector Perform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, February 5.
Analysts await Liquidity Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:LQDT) to report earnings on May, 3. They expect $-0.14 EPS, up 33.33% or $0.07 from last year’s $-0.21 per share. After $-0.14 actual EPS reported by Liquidity Services, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.00% EPS growth.
Robotti Robert increased Helmerich & Payne Inc (NYSE:HP) stake by 22,504 shares to 75,388 valued at $3.93M in 2017Q3. It also upped Dawson Geophysical Co (TGE) stake by 200,000 shares and now owns 222,845 shares. Skyline Corp (NYSEMKT:SKY) was raised too.
Since October 2, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 selling transactions for $144,838 activity. Gravley Roger also sold $56,272 worth of Liquidity Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:LQDT) on Monday, October 2. 15,270 shares were sold by Rallo James M, worth $88,566 on Monday, October 2.