National-Oilwell Varco (NYSE:NOV) had declared a cash dividend of $0.0500 on Nov 17, 2016. The shares will quote ex-dividend on Nov 30, 2016 and the record date has been fixed for Dec 2, 2016. On Nov 17, 2016 share price, the yield comes out to be 0.5674%. The dividend payable date has been fixed on Dec 16, 2016.
In a different note, Loop Capital said it Initiates Coverage on National-Oilwell Varco, according to a research note issued on Sep 30, 2016. The shares have been rated ‘Hold’ by the firm. On Sep 12, 2016, Citigroup said it Maintains its rating on National-Oilwell Varco. In the research note, the firm Raises the price-target to $36.00 per share. The shares have been rated ‘Neutral’ by the firm.
National-Oilwell Varco (NOV) shares turned negative on Mondays trading session with the shares closing down -0.1 points or -0.28% at a volume of 24,54,466. The pessimistic mood was evident in the company shares which never went considerably beyond the level of $35.515. The peak price level was also seen at $35.515 while the days lowest was $34.84. Finally the shares closed at $35.21. The 52-week high of the shares is $38.89 while the 52-week low is $25.74. According to the latest information available, the market cap of the company is $13,298 M.
National-Oilwell Varco(NOV) last announced its earnings results on Oct 26, 2016 for Fiscal Year 2016 and Q3.Company reported revenue of $1.65B. Analysts had an estimated revenue of $1.68B. Earnings per share were $-0.34. The reported EPS was above estimates by $0.06 or NaN%. Analysts had estimated an EPS of $-0.28.
Several Insider Transactions has been reported to the SEC. On Aug 8, 2016, Scott K. Duff (VP Cntrlr Chf Acctg Offcr) sold 3,181 shares at $33.40 per share price.Also, On Nov 10, 2015, David D Harrison (director) sold 16,352 shares at $38.79 per share price.On Apr 30, 2015, Greg L Armstrong (director) sold 5,736 shares at $54.49 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
National Oilwell Varco Inc. (NOV) is engaged in providing design manufacture and sale of equipment and components used in oil and gas drilling completion and production operations. The Company also provides oilfield services to the upstream oil and gas industry. The Company operates through four segments: Rig Systems Rig Aftermarket Wellbore Technologies and Completion & Production Solutions. Its Rig Systems segment makes and supports the capital equipment and integrated systems needed to drill oil and gas wells on land and offshore. Its Rig Aftermarket segment provides aftermarket products and services to support land and offshore rigs and drilling rig components manufactured by the Company’s Rig Systems segment. Its Wellbore Technologies segment sells and rents solids control equipment; and provides solids control waste management and drilling fluids services. Its Completion & Production Solutions segment provides technologies for well completions and oil and gas production.