Top 5 Gas Companies To Own For 2015: Seadrill Partners LLC (SDLP)
Seadrill Partners LLC (Seadrill Partners) is a limited liability company. The Company was formed to own, operate and acquire offshore drilling rigs. The Companys drilling rigs are under long-term contracts with oil companies, such as Chevron, Total, BP and ExxonMobil with an average remaining term of 3.1 years as of June 30, 2012. The Company is also a holding company. The Company conducts its operations through its subsidiaries. In May 2013, SeaDrill Ltd sold T-15 tender rig to Seadrill Partners LLC
The Companys wholly owned subsidiary, Seadrill Operating GP LLC, the general partner of Seadrill Operating LP, will manage Seadrill Operating LPs operations and activities. The Company is also an international offshore drilling contractor.Advisors' Opinion:
- [By Ben Levisohn]
Shares of Seadrill have gained 3.5% to $23.74 at 11:42 a.m., while Seadrill Partners (SDLP) has dropped 2.6% to $27.32, ExxonMobil has advanced 1.1% to $91.86 and Total has ticked up 0.2% to $57.
- [By Faisal Humayun]
Seadrill Partners (SDLP), which is 53.2% owned by Seadrill (SDRL) is a good stock to own for the medium to long-term. This article discusses the investment positives for this high dividend yielder.
- [By Matt DiLallo]
Seadrill (NYSE: SDRL )
With a dividend of just over 8.5% you'd think that Seadrill was an MLP, but it's not. In fact, its dividend is actually a lot higher than the distribution of its publicly traded MLP arm, Seadrill Partners (NYSE: SDLP ) . Because of that higher payout and its growth opportunities, Seadrill is the best dividend stock of the two.
- [By P.I.A.]
The Norwegian driller has several investments in other companies. It holds roughly 12% of SapuraKencana Petroleum Bhp pursuant to sale of the tender rig business. There is also a Seadrill Partners LP (SDLP), after its October 2012 I! PO, and its drilling units have been valued at a premium to Seadrill's own rigs. Seadrill owns 75% of SDLP and also 73% of North American Drilling.
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