Seadrill Limited (SDRL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 05, 2013

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Seadrill Limited ( SDRL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 05, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.91 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 20, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SDRL stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 3.41% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $47.02, the dividend yield is 7.74%.

The previous trading day's last sale of SDRL was $47.02, representing a -0.12% decrease from the 52 week high of $47.08 and a 36.01% increase over the 52 week low of $34.57.

SDRL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.82. Zacks Investment Research reports SDRL's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 33.26%, compared to an industry average of -.2%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the SDRL Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to SDRL through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SDRL as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares MSCI Norway Capped Investable Market Index Fund (ENOR)
  • SPDR Russell Small Cap Completeness ETF ( RSCO ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RSCO with an increase of 6.7% over the last 100 days. ENOR has the highest percent weighting of SDRL at 9.51%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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