Schlumberger Dividends

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USD 34.22  0.36  1.06%   

Schlumberger's past performance could be the main factor of why investors trade Schlumberger NV stock today. Investors should clearly understand every aspect of the Schlumberger dividend schedule, including its future sustainability, and how it might impact an overall investment strategy. This tool is helpful to digest Schlumberger's dividend schedule and payout information. Schlumberger NV dividends can also provide a clue to the current valuation of Schlumberger.
  
Investing in dividend-paying stocks, such as Schlumberger NV is one of the few strategies that are good for long-term investment. Ex-dividend dates are significant because investors in Schlumberger must own a stock before its ex-dividend date to receive its next dividend.
One of the primary advantages of investing in dividend-paying companies such as Schlumberger is that dividends usually grow steadily over time. As a result, well-established companies that pay dividends typically increase their dividend payouts yearly, which many long-term traders find attractive.

Recent Schlumberger Dividends Paid (per share)

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Schlumberger Expected Dividend Income Per Share

Dividend payment represents part of Schlumberger's profit that is distributed to its stockholders. It is considered income for that tax year rather than a capital gain. In other words, a dividend is a prize given to shareholders for investing in Schlumberger. Schlumberger's board of directors can pay out dividends at a planned frequency, such as monthly or quarterly.
$0.34
Bottom Scenario
$0.35
$0.36
Top Scenario
One Year
Schlumberger NV expected dividend income per share adjusted for ongoing price standard deviation

Schlumberger Past Distributions to stockholders

A dividend is the distribution of a portion of Schlumberger earnings, decided and managed by the Schlumbergers board of directors and paid to a class of its shareholders. Note, announcements of dividend payouts are generally accompanied by a proportional increase or decrease in a company's stock price. Schlumberger dividend payments follow a chronological order of events, and the associated dates are important to determine the shareholders who qualify for receiving the dividend payment.
Is Schlumberger's industry expected to grow? Or is there an opportunity to expand the business' product line in the future? Factors like these will boost the valuation of Schlumberger. If investors know Schlumberger will grow in the future, the company's valuation will be higher. The financial industry is built on trying to define current growth potential and future valuation accurately. All the valuation information about Schlumberger listed above have to be considered, but the key to understanding future value is determining which factors weigh more heavily than others.
The market value of Schlumberger NV is measured differently than its book value, which is the value of Schlumberger that is recorded on the company's balance sheet. Investors also form their own opinion of Schlumberger's value that differs from its market value or its book value, called intrinsic value, which is Schlumberger's true underlying value. Investors use various methods to calculate intrinsic value and buy a stock when its market value falls below its intrinsic value. Because Schlumberger's market value can be influenced by many factors that don't directly affect Schlumberger's underlying business (such as a pandemic or basic market pessimism), market value can vary widely from intrinsic value.
Please note, there is a significant difference between Schlumberger's value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine Schlumberger value by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, Schlumberger's price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.

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