Seadrill Ltd Company Profile (NASDAQ:SDRL)

About Seadrill Ltd (NASDAQ:SDRL)

Seadrill Ltd logoSeadrill Limited is an offshore drilling contractor providing offshore drilling services to the oil and gas industry. The Company's primary business is the ownership and operation of drillships, semi-submersible rigs and jack-up rigs for operations in shallow-, mid-, deep-, and ultra deepwater areas, and in benign and harsh environments. The Company's segments are Floaters and Jack-ups. The Company offers services encompassing drilling, completion and maintenance of offshore exploration and production wells. The Company contracts its drilling units primarily on a dayrate basis to drill wells for its customers. The Company has a fleet of approximately 38 offshore drilling units consisting of over 12 semi-submersible rigs, approximately seven drillships and over 19 jack-up rigs in operation, and contracts for the construction of approximately 13 offshore drilling units. The Company also provides management services to certain unconsolidated companies in which its holds investments.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Drilling - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:SDRL
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $136.2 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 504,444,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $0.36
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $0.83
  • 52 Week Range: $0.25 - $4.59
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -0.30
  • P/E Growth: -0.07
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $2.65 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.05
  • Book Value: $18.98 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.01
  • EBIDTA: $1.44 billion
  • Net Margins: 10.02%
  • Return on Equity: 2.69%
  • Return on Assets: 1.06%
  • Average Volume: 7.35 million shs.
  • Short Ratio: 7.97

Frequently Asked Questions for Seadrill Ltd (NASDAQ:SDRL)

What is Seadrill Ltd's stock symbol?

Seadrill Ltd trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SDRL."

How were Seadrill Ltd's earnings last quarter?

Seadrill Ltd (NASDAQ:SDRL) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 25th. The company reported $0.52 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.42 by $0.10. The company had revenue of $868 million for the quarter. Seadrill Ltd had a return on equity of 2.69% and a net margin of 10.02%. View Seadrill Ltd's Earnings History.

When will Seadrill Ltd make its next earnings announcement?

Seadrill Ltd is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August, 24th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Seadrill Ltd.

Where is Seadrill Ltd's stock going? Where will Seadrill Ltd's stock price be in 2017?

6 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Seadrill Ltd's shares. Their forecasts range from $1.00 to $7.50. On average, they anticipate Seadrill Ltd's share price to reach $3.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Seadrill Ltd.

Who are some of Seadrill Ltd's key competitors?

Who are Seadrill Ltd's key executives?

Seadrill Ltd's management team includes the folowing people:

  • John Fredriksen, Chairman of the Board, President
  • Anton Dibowitz, Chief Executive Officer
  • Leif Nelson, Chief Operating Officer, Senior Vice President
  • Henrik M. Hansen, Senior Vice President, Chief Technical Officer
  • Des Thurlby, Senior Vice President, Human Resources
  • Jose Firmo, Senior Vice President Brazil
  • Alf Ragnar Lovdal, Senior Vice President, Chief Executive Officer of North Atlantic Management AS
  • Svend Anton Maier, Senior Vice President of Special Projects
  • Alex Monsen, Senior Vice President Asia Pacific
  • Dave Morrow, Senior Vice President, Africa & Middle East

Who owns Seadrill Ltd stock?

Seadrill Ltd's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Wealthy Fountain Holdings Inc. (5.08%), Folketrygdfondet (2.20%), Vanguard Group Inc. (1.52%), Van ECK Associates Corp (1.41%), Shah Capital Management (1.41%) and Capital Guardian Trust Co. (0.76%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Seadrill Ltd.

Who sold Seadrill Ltd stock? Who is selling Seadrill Ltd stock?

Seadrill Ltd's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Capital Guardian Trust Co., Vanguard Group Inc., Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Seadrill Ltd.

Who bought Seadrill Ltd stock? Who is buying Seadrill Ltd stock?

Seadrill Ltd's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Shah Capital Management, LMR Partners LLP, Van ECK Associates Corp, OxFORD Asset Management LLP and Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI. View Insider Buying and Selling for Seadrill Ltd.

How do I buy Seadrill Ltd stock?

Shares of Seadrill Ltd can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Seadrill Ltd's stock price today?

One share of Seadrill Ltd stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.27.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Seadrill Ltd (NASDAQ SDRL)
Community Ranking:  1.2 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  20 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  66 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  86
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Seadrill Ltd and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Seadrill Ltd (NASDAQ:SDRL) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Sell Ratings, 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Sell (Score: 1.17)
Consensus Price Target: $3.50 (1,196.30% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Seadrill Ltd (NASDAQ:SDRL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/31/2017Societe GeneraleDowngradeHold -> SellMediumView Rating Details
9/26/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingSell$1.00N/AView Rating Details
9/22/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingSellN/AView Rating Details
9/7/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingSellN/AView Rating Details
8/31/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight$7.50N/AView Rating Details
8/28/2016Evercore ISISet Price TargetSell$2.00N/AView Rating Details
5/29/2016Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingSell$1.70N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Seadrill Ltd (NASDAQ:SDRL)
Earnings by Quarter for Seadrill Ltd (NASDAQ:SDRL)
Earnings History by Quarter for Seadrill Ltd (NASDAQ SDRL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/23/2017($0.07)N/AView Earnings Details
5/24/20173/31/2017($0.05)$0.06$584.11 million$569.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/201712/31/2016$0.18$0.24$652.90 million$667.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/22/2016Q316$0.22$0.28$721.81 million$743.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/25/2016Q2$0.42$0.52$868.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/26/2016Q116$0.38$0.26$893.48 million$891.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Seadrill Ltd (NASDAQ:SDRL)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($0.23)
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($0.79)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171($0.06)($0.06)($0.06)
Q2 20171($0.05)($0.05)($0.05)
Q3 20171($0.03)($0.03)($0.03)
Q4 20171($0.09)($0.09)($0.09)
Q1 20181($0.16)($0.16)($0.16)
Q2 20181($0.19)($0.19)($0.19)
Q3 20181($0.21)($0.21)($0.21)
Q4 20181($0.23)($0.23)($0.23)
Q1 20191($0.24)($0.24)($0.24)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Seadrill Ltd (NASDAQ:SDRL)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Seadrill Ltd (NASDAQ:SDRL)
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Headline Trends for Seadrill Ltd (NASDAQ:SDRL)
Latest Headlines for Seadrill Ltd (NASDAQ:SDRL)
DateHeadline logoSeadrill Partners Successfully Insulates Itself From Its Parent's Impending Bankruptcy - August 17 at 4:29 PM logo[$$] Seadrill Warns Creditors of Big Losses - August 17 at 4:29 PM logoSDRL - Amendments to Certain Credit Facilities to Insulate Seadrill Partners from Seadrill Limited's Restructuring - Nasdaq - August 17 at 2:39 AM logoSDRL - Amendments to Certain Credit Facilities to Insulate Seadrill Partners from Seadrill Limited's Restructuring - August 17 at 2:39 AM logoSeadrill Ltd (SDRL) to Release Earnings on Wednesday - August 16 at 1:32 AM logoFinancial Analysis: Rowan Companies PLC (RDC) and Seadrill (NASDAQ:SDRL) - August 12 at 6:14 AM logoMammooth Energy (TUSK) vs. Seadrill (NASDAQ:SDRL) Head-To-Head Review - August 12 at 2:14 AM logoComparing Seadrill (SDRL) and Rowan Companies PLC (RDC) - August 9 at 10:50 PM logoSeadrill Ltd (NASDAQ:SDRL) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Sell" from Brokerages - August 8 at 10:40 PM logoWhich Offshore Driller Had the Worst Return This Year? - August 7 at 3:30 PM logoCritical Comparison: Seadrill (SDRL) and Transocean Partners (RIGP) - August 7 at 12:10 AM logoToday's Research Reports on Trending Tickers: DryShips Inc. and Seadrill Limited - August 2 at 4:18 PM logoSeadrill Supports North Atlantic Drilling Once Again - Seeking Alpha - August 1 at 3:43 PM logoNoble Corporation’s 2Q17 Earnings: Analysts’ Views - August 1 at 3:43 PM logoZacks Investment Research Lowers Seadrill Ltd (SDRL) to Hold - August 1 at 12:56 PM logoSeadrill: Closer To Bankruptcy - Seeking Alpha - July 28 at 7:46 AM logoWhy Seadrill Ltd (SDRL) Shares Are Plummeting Today - July 26 at 1:00 PM logoSDRL - Amendments to Secured Credit Facilities - - Nasdaq - July 26 at 7:09 AM logoSeadrill Ltd (SDRL) Receives Consensus Rating of "Sell" from Brokerages - July 14 at 10:53 PM logoSeadrill: Perspectives On The Russian Arctic - Seeking Alpha - July 12 at 7:45 AM logoCan Seadrill Ltd (SDRL) Stock Make It Through These Rough Waters? - - July 12 at 7:45 AM logoSeadrill Ltd. Shares Fall 20% in June As a Major Debt Deadline Looms - July 10 at 10:25 PM logoCan Seadrill Ltd (SDRL) Stock Make It Through These Rough Waters? - July 10 at 12:34 PM logoIs Seadrill Ltd. (SDRL) a Suitable Pick for Value Investors? - Nasdaq ... - Nasdaq - July 8 at 2:21 PM logo3 Reasons to Really Worry About Seadrill Ltd (SDRL) Stock ... - - July 6 at 8:51 AM logo3 Reasons to Really Worry About Seadrill Ltd (SDRL) Stock - July 5 at 11:19 AM logoSeadrill Ltd (SDRL) Upgraded to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research - July 4 at 1:07 PM logoSeadrill Extends Lifeline For North Atlantic Drilling - Seeking Alpha - June 29 at 6:49 AM logoSeadrill - An Attempt To Decipher An Unusual Trading Behavior - June 28 at 12:49 AM logoSeadrill Ltd (SDRL) Downgraded to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research - June 23 at 12:50 PM logoSeadrill Ltd to Post Q2 2017 Earnings of ($0.05) Per Share, Seaport Global Securities Forecasts (SDRL) - June 23 at 7:48 AM logoSeadrill Ltd (SDRL) to Post Q1 2019 Earnings of ($0.24) Per Share, Seaport Global Securities Forecasts - June 22 at 2:08 PM logoWhy The Shallow Water Off Mexico Is A Good Potential For Seadrill - June 22 at 12:54 PM logoSeadrill Ltd (SDRL) Stock Is Toxic, Bankruptcy or Not - June 22 at 11:54 AM logoShould You Buy Seadrill Ltd (SDRL) Stock? 3 Pros, 3 Cons - June 20 at 2:13 PM logoSeadrill - North Atlantic Drilling Bags A One-Well Contract For The West Hercules - June 20 at 6:46 AM logoSeadrill Ltd (SDRL) Receives Average Rating of "Sell" from Brokerages - June 19 at 10:48 PM logoEarnings Highlights and Review: Seadrill's Q1 Results Beat Estimates - June 16 at 4:05 PM logoSeadrill - The Sword Of Damocles Is Dangling Over Shareholders' Head - Seeking Alpha - June 15 at 5:29 AM logoSeadrill: Chapter 11 On The Horizon - Seeking Alpha - June 14 at 8:16 AM logoImplications Of The Seadrill-Rosneft Deal - Seeking Alpha - June 13 at 10:55 AM logoThe Rise and Fall of Seadrill (SDRL, RIG) - June 12 at 4:25 PM logoAn Overview of Deepwater Drillers - June 12 at 4:25 PM logoThe Rise and Fall of Seadrill - June 12 at 4:25 PM logoWhy SeaDrill Ltd (SDRL) Stock Is Only Good for a Trade - - June 10 at 8:04 AM logoSeadrill's Equity As A Call Option - Seeking Alpha - June 9 at 2:56 AM logoSeadrill Ltd (SDRL) Rating Lowered to Sell at Societe Generale - May 31 at 1:15 PM logoHere’s How Seadrill Sees Its 2Q17 EBITDA - May 31 at 12:35 PM logoToday's Research Reports from the Energy Sector: Seadrill and Pioneer Energy Services - May 31 at 12:35 PM logoSeadrill on the Street: Analyst Recommendations after the 1Q17 Results - May 31 at 12:35 PM



Seadrill Ltd (SDRL) Chart for Wednesday, August, 23, 2017

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