1.48% Aug 01, 12:35 PM
$1.60 Paid Quarterly
28.0% EPS $5.71
3 years Since 2011
28 days Aug 29, 2014

SLB - Upcoming Dividend Payouts
Next Ex-Dividend Date Aug 29

Amount Declare Date Ex-Dividend Date ▲ Record Date Pay Date Payout Type
$0.4000 2014-07-17 2014-08-29 2014-09-03 2014-10-10 Regular
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SLB - Dividend Yield & Stock Price History
Current Dividend Yield 1.48%

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SLB - Dividend Payout History
Current Annual Payout $1.60

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SLB - Dividend Growth History

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Reveal Dividend Growth History for SLB. 14.2% 13.6% 3 years
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SLB - Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth
Payouts Increasing For 3 years

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$1.2500 2013 13.6%
$1.1000 2012 10.0%

SLB - Historical Dividend Data
Payouts Increasing For 3 years

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.4000 2014-07-17 2014-08-29 2014-09-03 2014-10-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.4000 2014-04-17 2014-06-02 2014-06-04 2014-07-11 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.4000 2014-01-16 2014-02-14 2014-02-19 2014-04-11 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3125 2013-10-17 2013-12-02 2013-12-04 2014-01-10 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3125 2013-07-18 2013-08-30 2013-09-04 2013-10-11 Unknown Regular Quarter

Schlumberger Ltd. (SLB) - News

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  • Schlumberger Ltd. Q3 Profit Increases 20% on Higher Revenues; Results Beat Estimates (SLB)

    Oilfield services provider Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) reported a 20% year-over-year rise in third quarter profits on 11% revenue growth. Both earnings and revenues were able to top Wall Street expectations. The Houston, Texas-based company posted a third quarter net income of $1.72 billion, or $1.29 per share, up from the $1.42 billion, or $1.07 per share, earned in the same period a year ago. According to analysts polled by Thomson Reuters, Schlumberger was expected to earn $1.24 per share in the quarter. The company's revenues came in at $11.61 billion in the third quarter, up from the $10.50 billion in revenues posted in the third quarter of 2012. On average, analysts were expecting the company to see revenues of $11.58 billion in the period Commenting on the quarterly results, Schlumberger CEO Paal Kibsgaard said, “Schlumberger third-quarter results reached new highs in both revenue and pretax operating income driven by consistent performance across all geographic Areas through strong execution based on integration, quality and efficiency. The international business grew further, with leading margins expanding in spite of some operational delays. Performance in North America was particularly strong despite continued pricing weakness in the land market. Operating margins exceeded 20% in all Areas and expanded in all Product Groups." Schlumberger Ltd shares were up $1.57, or 1.72%, during pre-market trading on Friday. The stock is up 31.94% year-to-date.

    The Bottom Line

    Shares of Schlumberger Ltd (SLB) offer a dividend yield of 1.37% based on Thursday's closing price of $91.43 and the company's annualized dividend payout of $1.25 per share. Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) 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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  • Schlumberger Estimates Raised at Jefferies (SLB)

    Jefferies announced on Monday that it has raised its estimates on Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) . The firm has increased its estimates on SLB due to higher momentum in Russia and China. Analysts have also raised its price target on "Buy"-rated SLB to $105. This price target suggests a 14% upside from the stock's current price of $90.01. Schlumberger shares were down 68 cents, or 0.76%, during pre-market trading Monday. The stock is up 30% YTD.

    The Bottom Line

    Shares of Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) have a 1.39% yield based on Friday's closing price of $90.01. Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) 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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  • Jefferies Lifts PT on Schlumberger; Improves Outlook (SLB)

    On Monday, Jefferies reported that it has raised its estimates on oilfield services company Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) . Following SLB's Q2 results, Jefferies, which currently has a "Buy" rating on SLB, has raised the company's price target from $86 to $97. This price target suggests a 14% upside from the stock's current price of $83.87. Analyst Brad Handler noted "SLB impresses with its consistency. We raise our PT to $97 from $86, effectively raising our target multiple (although our PT remains DCF-based) to reflect confidence in the medium term growth outlook. We accept that management is signaling a somewhat more aggressive approach to returning cash and expect share buybacks to be a more relevant part of the conversation over the next two years." Looking ahead, the company has lifted its third quarter outlook on SLB from $1.16 to $1.23 per share. For FY2013, the company's outlook has been increased from $4.60 to $4.65 per share. Schlumberger shares were up 95 cents, or 1.15%, during Monday morning trading. The stock is up 20% YTD. The Bottom Line Shares of Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) have a 1.51% yield based on Monday morning's price of $83.04. Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) 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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  • Schlumberger's Q2 Profit Climbs 50%, Easily Beating Estimates; Shares Rise (SLB)

    Shares of oilfield services company Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) rose on Friday morning following the release of the company's second quarter financial results. The Houston based company reported an earnings increase of nearly 50% for its second quarter. Earnings rose to $2.1 billion, or $1.57 per share, from $1.4 billion, or $1.05 per share a year ago. Excluding special items, earnings were $1.15 per share, above analysts estimate of $1.10 per share. Income from continuing operations was $1.66 per share, from just 99 cents per share a year ago. Excluding special items, income from contining operations was $1.15 per share, up from $1.01 per share last year, Total revenue for the quarter increased to $11.18 billion, from $10.34 billion a year ago. Analysts expected to see revenue of $11.11 billion. Schlumberger's CEO Paal Kibsgaard noted, "strong Schlumberger second-quarter results were marked by significantly higher international activity, both offshore and in key land markets." Schlumberger shares were up $2.75, or 3.50% during premarket trading Friday. The stock is up 13% YTD. The Bottom Line Shares of Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) have a 1.59% yield, based on Thursday's closing price of $78.48. Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) 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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  • Schlumberger Reports Lower Earnings; Beats Estimates (SLB)

    Oilfield services company, Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) reported a decline in earnings for its first quarter, but beat analysts estimates on Friday. The Houston, TX based company reported first quarter net income of $1.26 billion, or 94 cents per share, down -3% from $1.3 billion, or 97 cents per share last year. Excluding special items, earnings for the quarter were $1.35 billion, or $1.01 per share, a 4% rise from last year. Analysts expected to see 99 cents per share. Revenue for the quarter rose 7% to $10.67 billion, from $9.92 billion last year. Analysts expected to see revenue of $10.74 billion. The company saw a -4% in revenue in North America. Although revenue was strong in Canada, results from the U.S and the U.S Gulf of Mexico showed weakness. International revenue grew by 13% primarily due to a 21% in revenue from the Middle East and Asia regions, an 11% increase in Europe, and an 8% upside in Latin America. Schlumberger shares were up $1.60, or 2.25% during premarket trading Friday. The stock has increased 4% in the past year. The Bottom Line Shares of Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) have a 1.76% yield, based on Thursday's closing price of $71.00 Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) 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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