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Noble Corporation is an offshore drilling contractor for the oil and gas industry. The Company owns and operates modern, versatile and technically advanced fleets for the offshore drilling and is focused largely on ultra-deepwater and high-specification jack-up drilling opportunities in both established and emerging regions worldwide.
TypePrivate
Founded1921
HQLondon, GB
Websitenoblecorp.com
Employee Ratings3.3

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)2,000(-4%)
Job Openings27
Revenue (FY, 2018)$1.1 B(-12%)

Key People/Management at Noble Corporation

David Williams

David Williams

Chairman, President and CEO

Noble Corporation Office Locations

Noble Corporation has offices in London, Dyce, Sugar Land, Bandar Seri Begawan and in 7 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
1 Mayfair Place
Dyce, GB
Wellheads Rd
Bandar Seri Begawan, BN
38-39 Jalan Sultan Bandar Seri Begawan, BA 8811
Luxembourg, LU
25 Boulevard Royal
Kuala Lumpur, MY
Menara Prestige, 1 Jalan Pinang
Den Helder, NL
100 Paleiskade
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Noble Corporation Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

1921

Noble Corporation Revenue

Noble Corporation's revenue was reported to be $1.08 b in FY, 2018
USD

Revenue (FY, 2018)

1.1b

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

452.9m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

41.8%

EBIT (FY, 2018)

(946.1m)

Cash (31-Dec-2018)

375.2m
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

3.4b2.3b1.2b1.1b

Cost of goods sold

629.9m

Gross profit

452.9m

Gross profit Margin, %

42%
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018

Revenue

793.6m896.7m612.0m894.8m385.2m363.0m278.1m266.2m235.2m

General and administrative expense

22.4m15.2m19.5m19.0m15.8m15.9m18.7m15.3m22.1m

Operating expense total

518.4m486.7m436.5m445.1m387.4m317.1m322.0m321.8m292.0m

Depreciation and amortization

159.1m160.7m149.7m150.9m155.2m135.7m136.6m137.6m128.8m
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

114.5m512.2m725.7m662.8m375.2m

Accounts Receivable

949.1m498.9m319.2m204.7m200.7m

Current Assets

1.4b1.2b1.2b1.0b659.1m

PP&E

14.6b11.5b10.1b9.5b8.5b
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

850.4m583.2m(857.9m)(493.9m)(1.1b)

Depreciation and Amortization

879.4m634.3m611.1m548.0m486.5m

Cash From Operating Activities

1.7b1.8b1.1b453.9m171.9m

Cash From Investing Activities

(2.5b)(432.5m)(669.9m)(155.6m)(189.4m)
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Net Income

661.5m273.2m530.7m678.4m198.5m376.3m720.7m124.1m469.5m425.3m(283.8m)(381.5m)(480.9m)(143.3m)(1.0b)(1.1b)

Depreciation and Amortization

642.5m245.9m500.3m696.4m154.1m313.3m473.9m149.7m300.7m455.9m135.7m272.3m409.9m128.8m258.4m372.3m

Cash From Operating Activities

1.2b505.8m1.0b1.4b368.6m767.9m1.3b174.8m861.6m962.7m141.9m254.3m299.1m54.9m53.9m43.3m

Cash From Investing Activities

(1.7b)(560.8m)(1.2b)(1.8b)(118.3m)(208.7m)(321.0m)(86.3m)(137.7m)(609.9m)(38.1m)(67.3m)(85.4m)(33.7m)(72.1m)(145.2m)
USDY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

541.4k

Financial Leverage

2 x
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Noble Corporation News and Updates

Noble Corporation plc To Present At Credit Suissse 24th Annual Energy Summit

LONDON, Feb. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation plc (NYSE: NE) today announced that Adam C. Peakes, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Credit Suisse 24th Annual Energy Summit in Vail, Colorado. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 9:15 a.m....

Noble Corporation plc To Announce Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2018 Results

LONDON, Jan. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation plc (NYSE: NE) today announced it plans to report financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2018 on Wednesday, February 20, 2019, after the close of trading on the New York Stock Exchange. Copies of the Company's press...

Noble Corporation plc To Announce Third Quarter 2018 Results

LONDON, Oct. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation plc (NYSE: NE) today announced it plans to report financial results for the third quarter 2018 on Wednesday, October 31, 2018, after the close of trading on the New York Stock Exchange. Copies of the Company's press release will be...

Noble Corporation plc Announces Purchase Of Newbuild Jackup And Secures Initial Contract Award

LONDON, Sept. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation plc (NYSE: NE) today announced the purchase of a new Gusto MSC CJ46 design jackup rig from the PaxOcean Group (PaxOcean) in connection with a concurrently awarded drilling contract. Noble paid $33.75 million of the $93.75 million...

Noble Corporation plc Provides Fleet Contract Status Update

LONDON, Sept. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Corporation plc (NYSE: NE) today announced that its report of drilling rig status and contract information has been updated as of September 4, 2018. The report, titled "Fleet Status Report," can be found on the Company's Website...
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Noble Corporation Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Noble Corporation founded?

    Noble Corporation was founded in 1921.

  • Who are Noble Corporation key executives?

    Noble Corporation's key executives are David Williams.

  • How many employees does Noble Corporation have?

    Noble Corporation has 2,000 employees.

  • What is Noble Corporation revenue?

    Latest Noble Corporation annual revenue is $1.1 b.

  • What is Noble Corporation revenue per employee?

    Latest Noble Corporation revenue per employee is $541.4 k.

  • Who are Noble Corporation competitors?

    Competitors of Noble Corporation include Schoeller-Bleckmann, Rowan Companies and Dril-Quip.

  • Where is Noble Corporation headquarters?

    Noble Corporation headquarters is located at 1 Mayfair Place, London.

  • Where are Noble Corporation offices?

    Noble Corporation has offices in London, Dyce, Sugar Land, Bandar Seri Begawan and in 7 other locations.

  • How many offices does Noble Corporation have?

    Noble Corporation has 12 offices.