10.74% Aug 29, 08:48 PM
$4.00 Paid Quarterly
132.0% EPS $3.03
4 years Since 2010
3 days Sep 04, 2014

SDRL - Upcoming Dividend Payouts
Next Ex-Dividend Date Sep 04

Amount Declare Date Ex-Dividend Date ▲ Record Date Pay Date Payout Type
$1.0000 2014-08-27 2014-09-04 2014-09-08 2014-09-18 Regular
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SDRL - Dividend Yield & Stock Price History
Current Dividend Yield 10.74%

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SDRL - Dividend Payout History
Current Annual Payout $4.00

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SDRL - Dividend Growth History

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Reveal Dividend Growth History for SDRL. 4.4% -34.1% 4 years
Annual dividend amounts based on Ex-dividend date

SDRL - Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth
Payouts Increasing For 4 years

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$2.7400 2013 -34.1%
$4.1600 2012 14.4%

SDRL - Historical Dividend Data
Payouts Increasing For 4 years

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$1.0000 2014-08-27 2014-09-04 2014-09-08 2014-09-18 Unknown Regular Quarter
$1.0000 2014-05-28 2014-06-10 2014-06-12 2014-06-19 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.9800 2014-02-25 2014-03-05 2014-03-07 2014-03-20 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.9500 2013-11-25 2013-12-03 2013-12-05 2013-12-20 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.9100 2013-08-28 2013-09-05 2013-09-09 2013-09-20 Unknown Regular Quarter

Seadrill Limited (SDRL) - News

  • Ex-dividend dates are very important to dividend investors, since you must purchase a stock prior to its ex-dividend date in order to receive its...
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  • Seadrill Ltd Swings to Profit; Lifts Dividend (SDRL)

    On Tuesday morning, Seadrill Ltd (SDRL) reported a profit for the fourth quarter, but missed analysts' estimates. SDRL's Earnings in Brief
    • SDRL reported net income of $231 million, or 49 cents per share, compared to a loss of $21 million, or 2 cents per share, a year ago.
    • Revenue for the quarter came in at $1.469 billion, up from $1.214 billion last year.
    • On average, analysts expected to see earnings of 77 cents per share and $1.41 billion in revenue.
    SDRL Raises Dividend SDRL has increased its quarterly dividend to 98 cents per share, or $3.92 annually. The company will pay its next dividend on March 20 to shareholders of record on March 7. The stock will go ex-dividend on March 5. Stock Performance  Seadrill shares were down $2.00, or 5.31%, during pre-market trading Tuesday. The stock is down 8% YTD.

    The Bottom Line

    Shares of Seadrill Ltd (SDRL) have a 10.40% yield based on Monday's closing price of $37.68. Seadrill Ltd (SDRL) 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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  • Seadrill Reports Higher Q3 Results; Raises Dividend (SDRL)

    On Monday, Seadrill Ltd (SDRL) reported higher third quarter earnings, but missed analysts' estimates. The company also announced that it has lifted its quarterly dividend. SDRL's Earnings in Brief -SDRL reported third quarter earnings of $286 million, or 60 cents per share, up 51% from $189 million, or 40 cents per share, a year ago. -Revenue rose 17% to $1.28 billion from $1.09 billion last year. -On average, analysts expected to see earnings of 68 cents per share and revenue of $1.26 billion. -Looking forward, the company now expects to see EBITDA growth of more than 15%. SDRL's Dividend Increase The company announced that it has raised its quarterly dividend from 91 cents to 95 cents per share. The next dividend will be paid on or about December 20 to shareholders of record on December 5. SDRL will go ex-dividend on December 3. Stock Performance Shares of Seadrill were down 74 cents, or 1.64%, during pre-market trading Monday. The stock is up 23% YTD.

    The Bottom Line

    With the dividend increase, shares of Seadrill Ltd (SDRL) have a 8.40% yield, based on Friday's closing price of $45.24. Seadrill Ltd (SDRL) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 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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  • Shares of offshore drilling company Seadrill Ltd. (SDRL) were up on Wednesday morning following the release of its improved second quarter...
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