Seadrill Partners LLC ( SDLP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 05, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.4275 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 14, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SDLP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 2.4% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $32.57, the dividend yield is 5.25%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SDLP was $32.57, representing a -5.04% decrease from the 52 week high of $34.30 and a 42.23% 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 556.9%, compared to an industry average of .5%.
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