Seadrill Partners LLC ( SDLP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 05, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.4175 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 14, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SDLP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 7.74% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $30.15, the dividend yield is 5.54%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SDLP was $30.15, representing a -1.02% decrease from the 52 week high of $30.46 and a 31.66% increase over the 52 week low of $22.90.
SDLP is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ). Zacks Investment Research reports SDLP's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 443.1%, compared to an industry average of -.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the SDLP Dividend History page.
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