NOV Inc. (NYSE:NOV) has a beta value of 2.32 and has seen 2,423,530 shares traded in the recent trading session. The company, currently valued at $6.17 Billion, closed the recent trade at $15.8 per share which meant it gained $0.85 on the day or 5.65% during that session. The NOV stock price is -10.76% off its 52-week high price of $17.5 and 51.27% above the 52-week low of $7.7. If we look at the company’s 10-day average daily trading volume, we find that it stood at 3.08 Million shares traded. The 3-month trading volume is 5.23 Million shares.
The consensus among analysts is that NOV Inc. (NOV) is an Overweight stock at the moment, with a recommendation rating of 2.4. 2 analysts rate the stock as a Sell, while 2 rate it as Overweight. 9 out of 26 have rated it as a Hold, with 13 advising it as a Buy. None have rated the stock as Underweight. The expected earnings per share for the stock is -$0.13.
NOV Inc. (NYSE:NOV) trade information
Sporting 5.65% in the green today, the stock has traded in the green over the last five days, with the highest price hit on Monday, May 03 when the NOV stock price touched $15.67- or saw a rise of 0.1%. Year-to-date, NOV Inc. shares have moved 14.02%, while the 5-day performance has seen it change 16.14%. Over the past 30 days, the shares of NOV Inc. (NYSE:NOV) have changed 10.32%. Short interest in the company has seen 16.25 Million shares shorted with days to cover at 3.11.
Wall Street analysts have a consensus price target for the stock at $16.06, which means that the shares’ value could jump 1.65% from the levels at last check today. The projected low price target is $11 while the price target rests at a high of $22. In that case, then, we find that the latest price level in today’s session is +39.24% off the targeted high while a plunge would see the stock lose -30.38% from the levels at last check today.
NOV Inc. (NOV) estimates and forecasts
Figures show that NOV Inc. shares have underperformed across the wider relevant industry. The company’s shares have gained +86.64% over the past 6 months, with this year growth rate of -41.67%, compared to 8.6% for the industry. Other than that, the company has, however, lowered its growth outlook for the 2021 fiscal year revenue. Growth estimates for the current quarter are -750% and -450% for the next quarter. Revenue growth from the last financial year stood is estimated to be -7.9%.
14 analysts offering their estimates for the company have set an average revenue estimate of $1.36 Billion for the current quarter. 14 have an estimated revenue figure of $1.45 Billion for the next quarter concluding in September 01, 2021. Year-ago sales stood $1.5 Billion for this quarter, and analysts expect sales will grow by -8.9% for the current quarter.
If we evaluate the company’s growth over the last 5-year and for the next 5-year period, we find that annual earnings growth was -30% over the past 5 years. Earnings growth for 2021 is a modest +53.8% while over the next 5 years, the company’s earnings are expected to increase by 18.9%.
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NOV Inc. (NYSE:NOV)’s Major holders
Insiders own 0.52% of the company shares, while shares held by institutions stand at 91.62% with a share float percentage of 92.11%. Investors are also buoyed by the number of investors in a company, with NOV Inc. having a total of 547 institutions that hold shares in the company. The top two institutional holders are Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) with over 44.12 Million shares worth more than $605.81 Million. As of December 30, 2020, Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) held 11.29% of shares outstanding.
The other major institutional holder is Pzena Investment Management, LLC, with the holding of over 39.52 Million shares as of December 30, 2020. The firm’s total holdings are worth over $542.65 Million and represent 10.12% of shares outstanding.
Also the top two Mutual Funds that are holding company’s shares are First Eagle Global Fund and Dodge & Cox Stock Fund. As of January 30, 2021, the former fund manager holds about 6.08% shares in the company for having 23766567 shares of worth $294.23 Million while later fund manager owns 10.99 Million shares of worth $150.96 Million as of December 30, 2020, which makes it owner of about 2.81% of company’s outstanding stock.