Seadrill Company Profile (NYSE:SDRL)

About Seadrill

Seadrill 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: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Drilling & Exploration
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: SDRL
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $2.00
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $2.469
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $3.183
  • 52-Week Range: $1.57 - $7.93
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 32.17
  • P/E Growth: -0.030
  • Market Cap: $969.09M
  • Outstanding Shares: 508,444,000
  • Beta: 2.3
  • Net Margins: -32.68%
  • Return on Equity: 7.90%
  • Return on Assets: 3.40%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.78%
  • Current Ratio: 0.71%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.71%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Seadrill (NYSE:SDRL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 9 Sell Ratings, 4 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Sell (Score: 1.31)
Consensus Price Target: $5.78 (199.65% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Seadrill (NYSE:SDRL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/6/2016Clarkson CapitalDowngradeNeutral -> SellView Rating Details
3/24/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
1/28/2016Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$12.00 -> $2.50View Rating Details
1/20/2016Bank of America Corp.DowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformView Rating Details
1/19/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetHold$13.00 -> $9.00View Rating Details
1/15/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
1/15/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageUnderweightView Rating Details
1/13/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesDowngradeAccumulate -> NeutralView Rating Details
1/12/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.UpgradeConviction Sell -> SellView Rating Details
1/11/2016SimmonsReiterated RatingNeutral -> UnderweightView Rating Details
12/14/2015Howard WeilLower Price Target$10.00 -> $8.00View Rating Details
12/14/2015KLR GroupInitiated CoverageReduce$3.50View Rating Details
12/2/2015ABN AmroDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
11/25/2015Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingSell$5.00View Rating Details
9/6/2015HSBCReiterated RatingSell$6.03 -> $6.17View Rating Details
9/1/2015ScotiabankReiterated RatingSector Perform$14.00 -> $11.00View Rating Details
6/22/2015Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingUnderperformView Rating Details
5/4/2015Zephirin GroupBoost Price Target$22.00 -> $24.00View Rating Details
2/13/2015Cowen and CompanyLower Price TargetMarket Perform$12.00 -> $10.00View Rating Details
12/1/2014GuggenheimDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$20.00 -> $15.00View Rating Details
11/17/2014Evercore ISIDowngradeHoldView Rating Details
10/21/2014RS PlatouUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
10/16/2014NomuraDowngradeNeutral -> ReduceView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/27/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Seadrill (NYSE:SDRL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/26/2016Q116$0.38$0.26$893.48 million$891.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2016Q415$0.46$0.54$975.00 million$959.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/24/2015Q3$0.45$0.21$1.02 billion$985.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/27/2015Q215$0.59$0.77$1.15 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/28/2015Q115$0.62$0.86$1.26 billion$1.24 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2015Q414$0.62$0.32$1.25 billion$1.26 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/26/2014Q314$0.67$0.31$1.29 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/27/2014Q214$0.74$1.24$1.28 billion$1.22 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/28/2014Q114$0.68$6.23$1.41 billion$1.22 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2014Q413$0.61$0.49$1.15 billion$1.47 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/25/2013Q3$0.68$0.60$1.26 billion$1.28 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/28/2013Q2 2013$0.61$3.53$1.15 billion$1.27 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/28/2013Q1 2013$0.58$0.87$1.14 billion$1.27 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/28/2013Q4 2012$0.62$0.04$1.12 billion$1.22 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/26/20120.40$0.40$1.09 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/27/2012Q212$0.78$1.09$1.12 billion$1.12 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/14/2012$0.67$0.89ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/29/2012$0.76($0.23)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/30/2011$0.72$0.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/25/2011$0.69$1.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/27/2011$0.67$1.84ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2011$0.76$0.61ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Seadrill (NYSE:SDRL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.30 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.06 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Seadrill (NYSE:SDRL)
Annual Dividend:$0.00
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
0.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
0.00% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:6 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Seadrill (NYSE:SDRL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Seadrill (NYSE:SDRL)
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