/C O R R E C T I O N -- Noble Energy, Inc./

Press Release

Jan 29, 2003
/C O R R E C T I O N -- Noble Energy, Inc./

/C O R R E C T I O N -- Noble Energy, Inc./In the news release Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NBL) Announces Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2002 Results, issued earlier today by Noble Energy, Inc. over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that in the financial table titled CONSOLIDATED CONDENSED CASH FLOW, Net Cash (Used in) Investing Activities for the Three Months Ended 12-31-02, should read "$(167,966)" rather than "$167,966". In the same table, same line, the figure under Twelve Months Ended 12-31-02 should read "$(577,528)" rather than "$577,528" as originally issued inadvertently.

A corrected version of that table follows:

CONSOLIDATED CONDENSED CASH FLOW
(In thousands)
    
                                    Three Months Ended    Twelve Months Ended
                                    12-31-02   12-31-01   12-31-02   12-31-01
    
    Net Cash Provided by Operating  
     Activities                     $199,148   $173,810   $504,291   $635,772
    Net Cash (Used in) Investing    
     Activities                    $(167,966) $(296,853) $(577,528) $(883,715)
    Net Cash Provided by (Used In)  
     Financing Activities           $(22,147)  $178,272    $15,442   $298,028

SOURCE Noble Energy, Inc.