SEC Form 4
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
CUNNINGHAM SUSAN M

(Last) (First) (Middle)
1001 NOBLE ENERGY WAY

(Street)
HOUSTON TX 77070

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
NOBLE ENERGY INC [ NBL ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
Sr. VP
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
01/30/2014
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Noble Energy, Inc. Common Stock 01/30/2014 M 34,188 A $11.12 171,072 D
Noble Energy, Inc. Common Stock 01/30/2014 S 6,782 (1) D $62.89 164,290 D
Noble Energy, Inc. Common Stock 01/30/2014 S 27,406 (2) D $63.26 136,884 D
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Employee Stock Option Grant (right to buy) $11.12 01/30/2014 M 34,188 02/01/2005 02/01/2014 Noble Energy, Inc. Common Stock 34,188 $0 0 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. The sale price reported in Column 4 of Table I is a weighted average price. These shares were sold in multiple transactions at prices ranging from $62.02 to $63.02, inclusive. The reporting person undertakes to provide to Noble Energy, Inc., any shareholder of Noble Energy, Inc., or the staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission, upon request, full information regarding the number of shares sold at each separate price within such range.
2. The sale price reported in Column 4 of Table I is a weighted average price. These shares were sold in multiple transactions at prices ranging from $63.03 to $63.68, inclusive. The reporting person undertakes to provide to Noble Energy, Inc., any shareholder of Noble Energy, Inc., or the staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission, upon request, full information regarding the number of shares sold at each separate price within such range.
Remarks:
Transaction pursuant to a Rule 10b5-1 trading plan. Column 5 of Table I includes 55,912 restricted shares of Noble Energy, Inc. Common Stock directly held by the reporting person.
Aaron G. Carlson, Attorney-in-Fact 01/31/2014
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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