NOV Inc. (NOV): Price and Financial Metrics

NOV Inc. (NOV): $20.84

0.47 (+2.31%)

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NOV Price/Volume Stats

Current price $20.84 52-week high $24.83
Prev. close $20.37 52-week low $14.05
Day low $20.31 Volume 1,378,145
Day high $20.95 Avg. volume 4,294,545
50-day MA $20.25 Dividend yield 0.99%
200-day MA $19.31 Market Cap 8.21B

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  • NOV scores best on the Momentum dimension, with a Momentum rank ahead of 99.08% of US stocks.
  • NOV's strongest trending metric is Quality; it's been moving down over the last 179 days.
  • NOV's current lowest rank is in the Quality metric (where it is better than 18.78% of US stocks).

NOV Stock Summary

  • NOV's one year PEG ratio, measuring expected growth in earnings next year relative to current common stock price is 0.57 -- higher than only 6.35% of US-listed equities with positive expected earnings growth.
  • Of note is the ratio of NOV INC's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 87.22% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • Over the past twelve months, NOV has reported earnings growth of 3,482.35%, putting it ahead of 99.64% of US stocks in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to NOV INC, a group of peers worth examining would be BOOM, ODC, FET, NCSM, and LWAY.
  • Visit NOV's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

NOV Valuation Summary

  • NOV's price/earnings ratio is 19.7; this is 137.35% higher than that of the median Energy stock.
  • NOV's price/sales ratio has moved up 0.1 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for NOV.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
NOV 2023-09-14 1 1.5 19.7 16.4
NOV 2023-09-13 1 1.5 19.3 16.2
NOV 2023-09-12 1 1.5 20.1 16.7
NOV 2023-09-11 1 1.5 19.7 16.5
NOV 2023-09-08 1 1.5 19.9 16.6
NOV 2023-09-07 1 1.5 20.0 16.6

NOV Growth Metrics

    Its 3 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at -64.87%.
  • The year over year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at 69.67%.
  • Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 26.1%.
NOV's revenue has moved up $434,000,000 over the prior 70 months.

The table below shows NOV's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 7,237 -179 155
2022-09-30 6,681 -297 11
2022-06-30 6,133 -86 -90
2022-03-31 5,823 215 -185
2021-12-31 5,524 291 -250
2021-09-30 5,334 441 -557

NOV's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • NOV has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 42.2% of graded US stocks.
  • NOV's asset turnover comes in at 0.55 -- ranking 78th of 104 Machinery stocks.
  • TGEN, LNN, and KRNT are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with NOV.

The table below shows NOV's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.550 0.095 -0.069
2021-06-30 0.546 0.086 -0.074
2021-03-31 0.543 0.067 -0.086
2020-12-31 0.591 0.071 -0.358
2020-09-30 0.634 0.124 -0.349
2020-06-30 0.645 0.114 -0.333

NOV Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of NOV, see our NOV price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $17.58 Average Broker Recommendation 1.67 (Moderate Buy)

NOV Inc. (NOV) Company Bio

NOV Inc., formerly National Oilwell Varco, is an American multinational corporation based in Houston, Texas. It is a worldwide provider of equipment and components used in oil and gas drilling and production operations, oilfield services, and supply chain integration services to the upstream oil and gas industry. The company conducts operations in more than 500 locations across six continents, operating through three reporting segments: Rig Technologies, Wellbore Technologies, and Completion & Production Solutions. (Source:Wikipedia)

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NOV Announces Third Quarter 2023 Earnings Conference Call

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Yahoo | September 12, 2023

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NOV Price Returns

1-mo 3.83%
3-mo 32.06%
6-mo 13.72%
1-year 38.79%
3-year 124.17%
5-year -49.65%
YTD 0.61%
2022 55.71%
2021 -0.89%
2020 -44.93%
2019 -1.69%
2018 -28.28%

NOV Dividends

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Continue Researching NOV

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