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Seadrill Stock Rose 98% in Week 20

Sue Goodridge
Seadrill Stock Rose 98% in Week 20

The offshore drilling industry made headlines last week, especially Seadrill (SDRL), which reached a 52-week high of $0.73 on May 17. The stock rose more than 98% in Week 20 (ended May 18). On May 17, The company’s volume increased to 69.3 million shares, making it the third most actively traded stock on major US exchanges. The stock’s last-three-month trading volume was 5.2 million, and its price was 300% higher than its 52-week low.