National Oilwell Varco, Inc.

7909 Parkwood Circle Drive,
Houston, Texas 77036
United States,
(713) 346-7500
www.natoil.com

National Oilwell Varco, Inc. is a 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. National Oilwell Varco was formed in 1862 and is based in Houston, Texas.

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Year ≤ '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 T
Buy (1.2/yr) # 20 1 1 1 2 1 26
vol $12.1B $2.5B $186M $17M $14.8B
Sell (0.4/yr) # 1 - 2 - - - 3
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$7.4B (2008-04-21)
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According to our data here at Mergr, National Oilwell Varco has acquired 26 companies, including 6 in the last 5 years. A total of 5 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 3 assets.

National Oilwell Varco’s largest acquisition to date was in 2008, when it acquired Grant Prideco for $7.4B. National Oilwell Varco has acquired in 4 different US states, and 7 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include energy services and equipment (70%) and machinery (12%).

When analyzing the energy services and equipment sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 206 energy services and equipment companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 18 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 1 has acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic energy services and equipment acquirer over the past 3 years is Schlumberger, with 7 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the energy services and equipment sector over the past 3 years is Pelican Energy Partners LP with 5 platform acquisitions.

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