Seadrill Partners LLC (SDLP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 02, 2014
Seadrill Partners LLC ( SDLP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 02, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.5075 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 14, 2014. Shareholders who purchased SDLP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 14.04% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $31.07, the dividend yield is 6.53%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SDLP was $31.07, representing a -9.42% decrease from the 52 week high of $34.30 and a 14.07% increase over the 52 week low of $27.24.
SDLP is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ). SDLP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.11. Zacks Investment Research reports SDLP's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -46.26%, compared to an industry average of 15.7%.