Schlumberger Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (SLB)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Schlumberger (NYSE: SLB) is tomorrow, February 15, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 31 cents per share. At a price of $78.58 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.6%.

The average volume for Schlumberger has been 6.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Schlumberger has a market cap of $104.31 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 13.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Schlumberger Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the supply of technology, integrated project management, and information solutions to oil and gas exploration and production industries worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.3, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Schlumberger as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and poor profit margins. You can view the full Schlumberger Ratings Report.

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