2.18% Jul 28, 01:08 PM
$1.84 Paid Quarterly
30.5% EPS $6.04
5 years Since 2009
No Ex-Dividend Dates
Have Been Scheduled

NOV - Upcoming Dividend Payouts
Next Ex-Dividend Date None

Amount Declare Date Ex-Dividend Date ▲ Record Date Pay Date Payout Type
No Upcoming Dividend Dates
NOV has not yet officially announced its next dividend payout.

NOV - Dividend Yield & Stock Price History
Current Dividend Yield 2.18%

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NOV - Dividend Payout History
Current Annual Payout $1.84

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NOV - Dividend Growth History

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Reveal Dividend Growth History for NOV. 30.4% 85.7% 5 years
Annual dividend amounts based on Ex-dividend date

NOV - Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth
Payouts Increasing For 5 years

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$0.9100 2013 85.7%
$0.4900 2012 8.9%

NOV - Historical Dividend Data
Payouts Increasing For 5 years

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.4600 2014-05-15 2014-06-11 2014-06-13 2014-06-27 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2600 2014-02-27 2014-03-12 2014-03-14 2014-03-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2600 2013-11-14 2013-12-04 2013-12-06 2013-12-20 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2600 2013-08-15 2013-09-11 2013-09-13 2013-09-27 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2600 2013-05-20 2013-06-12 2013-06-14 2013-06-28 Yes Regular Quarter

National Oilwell Varco (NOV) - News

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  • Robert Baird Initiates Coverage on National-Oilwell Varco (NOV)

    Robert Baird reported on Tuesday that it has initiated coverage on National-Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NOV) . The firm has started coverage on NOV with a "Neutral" rating and $82 price target. This price target suggests a 2% upside from the stock's current price of $80.08. Analysts noted that the company has a lack of steady sales and earnings prospects. National-Oilwell Varco shares were down 58 cents, or 0.72% during Tuesday morning trading. The stock is up 16% YTD.

    The Bottom Line

    Shares of National-Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NOV) have a 1.30% yield based on Monday's closing price of $80.08. National-Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NOV) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.3 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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  • On Tuesday, National-Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NOV) announced that its board has approved a plan to spin off its distribution business into a separate...
  • Jefferies Raises Price Target on National-Oilwell Varco; Lifts Estimates (NOV)

    Jefferies reported on Monday that it has lifted its price target on National-Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NOV) . The firm has reaffirmed a "Buy" rating on NOV, and has raised the company's price target from $84 to $91. This price target suggests a 14% increase from the stock's current price of $78.24. Analyst Brad Handler noted that NOV's weak margin will likely rebound in 2014 and the chances of a dividend increase are high. Looking forward, the firm has lifted its order estimates for FY2013 from $10.8 billion to $11.3 billion. FY2014 earnings estimates have been raised from $6.40 to $6.50 per share and FY2015 estimates have been increased from $7.65 to $7.95 per share. National-Oilwell Varco shares were up 76 cents, or 0.97% during pre-market trading Monday. The stock is up 14% YTD.

    The Bottom Line

    Shares of National-Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NOV) have a 1.33% yield based on Friday's closing price of $78.24. National-Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NOV) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.3 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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  • Credit Suisse Upgrades National-Oilwell Varco to "Outperform" (NOV)

    National-Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NOV) was upgraded by analysts at Credit Suisse on Tuesday, as the analysts are bullish on the oil and gas drilling equipment maker's orders and rig technology margins. The analysts upgraded NOV from "Neutral" to "Outperform" and see shares reaching $90. This price target suggests a 15% upside to the stock's Monday closing price of $78.42. National-Oilwell shares were up 59 cents, or 0.75%, during pre-market trading on Monday. The stock is up 14.73% year-to-date. The Bottom Line Shares of National-Oilwell Vacro (NOV) offer a dividend yield of 1.33% based on Monday's closing price of $78.42 and the company's annualized dividend payout of $1.04 per share. National-Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NOV) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.3 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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  • National-Oilwell Vacro Doubles Dividend Payout; 1.52% Yield (NOV)

    On Monday, oil and gas drilling equipment maker National-Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NOV) announced that it is doubling its dividend payout. The Houston, Texas-based company will now pay a quarterly dividend of 26 cents per share, up from the previous payout of 13 cents per share. Annualized, NOV's new dividend payout is $1.04 per share. The next dividend will be paid of June 28 to shareholders of record on June 14. The company also noted that it has increased its quarterly dividend payout every year since its started paying a cash dividend in 2009. National-Oilwell Vacro CEO Petter Miller commented, "This dividend increase reflects the Company's strong financial condition and our confidence in our business going forward. We are pleased that our continued execution and strong cash flow enable us to provide a significantly higher dividend directly to our stockholders. Our business model continues to generate strong operating cash flow that enables us to invest in and execute strategic internal growth and pursue acquisition opportunities to further strengthen our existing businesses." National-Oilwell shares were up 34 cents, or +0.50%, during morning trading on Monday. The stock is up 0.69% year-to-date. The Bottom Line Shares of National-Oilwell Vacro (NOV) have a dividend yield of 1.52% based on Friday's closing price of $68.53 and the company's updated annualized dividend payout of $1.04 per share. National-Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NOV) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.3 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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