SDRL Seadrill Limited

  • STOCK
  • SDRL
  • Price as of: Dec 19, 10:24 PM EST
  • $12.60
  • +$0.24
  • +1.9%
  • Industry
  • Oil & gas equipment & services
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SDRL Stock Dividend Data

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  • Dividend Yield
    31.75% Basic Materials Average 4.78%
  • Annual Payout
    $4.00 Paid Quarterly
  • Payout Ratio
    139.4% EPS $2.87
  • Dividend Growth
    4 yrs Since 2010
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DARS Rating™ Breakdown

Dividend.com DARS Rating™ Breakdown for SDRL

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Growth History

SDRL Dividend Growth History

Annualized Growth
1994-2012
Annualized Growth
1994-2004
Annualized Growth
2004-2008
Annualized Growth
2008-2012
Annualized Growth
Last 5 Yrs
Annualized Growth
Last 3 Yrs
Annual
Growth
2012
Consecutive
Years of
Increases
Reveal More Dividend Growth History for SDRL 4.4% -34.1% 4 years
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Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

SDRL Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

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

SDRL Dividend History

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
$0.8800 2013-05-28 2013-06-05 2013-06-07 2013-06-20 Unknown Regular Quarter
$1.7000 2012-11-26 2012-12-04 2012-12-06 2012-12-21 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.8400 2012-08-27 2012-09-04 2012-09-06 2012-09-20 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.8200 2012-05-14 2012-05-22 2012-05-24 2012-06-07 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2012-05-14 2012-05-22 2012-05-24 2012-06-07 Unknown Special N/A
$0.8000 2012-02-28 2012-03-08 2012-03-12 2012-03-23 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.7600 2011-11-30 2011-12-08 2011-12-12 2011-12-21 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.7500 2011-08-25 2011-09-06 2011-09-08 2011-09-20 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.7500 2011-08-25 2011-09-06 2011-09-08 2011-09-20 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.7000 2011-05-27 2011-06-06 2011-06-08 2011-06-17 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2011-05-27 2011-06-06 2011-06-08 2011-06-17 Unknown Special N/A
$0.2000 2011-02-24 2011-03-02 2011-03-04 2011-03-16 Unknown Special N/A
$0.6750 2011-02-24 2011-03-02 2011-03-04 2011-03-16 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.6500 2010-11-30 2010-12-16 2010-12-20 2010-12-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.6100 2010-08-31 2010-09-08 2010-09-10 2010-09-24 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.6000 2010-06-04 2010-06-15 2010-06-17 2010-07-02 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.5500 2010-02-25 2010-03-17 2010-03-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.5000 2009-11-05 2009-11-25 2009-12-07 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.6000 2008-09-01 2008-09-08 2008-09-16 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3000 2008-09-01 2008-09-08 2008-09-16 Unknown Special N/A
$0.3000 2008-09-01 2008-09-08 2008-09-16 Unknown Special N/A
$0.6000 2008-05-27 2008-06-09 2008-06-18 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2500 2008-02-27 2008-03-07 2008-03-14 Unknown Regular Quarter
Company Profile

SDRL Company Profile

Exchange: NYSE
Sector: Basic Materials

Seadrill Limited (SDRL) is an offshore drilling contractor that provides offshore drilling services to the oil and gas industry. The company focuses on ownership and operation of jack-up rigs, tender rigs, semi-submersible rigs, and drillships for operations in shallow, mid and deepwater areas. SDRL was founded in 2005 and is based in Bermuda. Seadrill's stock is largely affected by oil and gas prices, along with the availability of competing offshore drilling units, the discovery of new oil and gas reserves, and regulatory restrictions on offshore drilling. Seadrill has been paying dividends since 2007, and between 2012 and 2013 the company cut its dividend by 34.1%.

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News

Seadrill Limited 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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