What is the average Seadrill stock dividend yearly?


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The average Seadrill Limited yearly stock dividend was 0.60 in June of 2010, 0.75 in June of 2011, 0.97 in May of 2012, 0.88 in June of 2013, and 1 in June of 2014, according to Nasdaq. A dividend is the shareholders profits of a company that they own.

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Buying shares in a company gives shareholders the right to be paid a share of the company's profits, according to Nasdaq. This amount is paid in the form of a dividend, normally each quarter and at the discretion of the board. When dividend results are announced each quarter, an announcement is also made addressing that quarter's dividend payout.

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