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Does The Data Make Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) An Attractive Investment?

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Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) is a company with exceptional fundamental characteristics. Upon building up an investment case for a stock, we should look at various aspects. In the case of SLB, it is a company with a a great history of dividend payments as well as a excellent future outlook. Below is a brief commentary on these key aspects. If you're interested in understanding beyond my broad commentary, take a look at the report on Schlumberger here.

Established dividend payer with reasonable growth potential


NYSE:SLB Past and Future Earnings, May 9th 2019

SLB’s reputation for being one of the best dividend payers in the market is supported by the fact that it has been steadily growing its dividend payments over the past ten years and currently is one of the top yielding companies on the markets, at 5.0%.

NYSE:SLB Historical Dividend Yield, May 9th 2019

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For Schlumberger, there are three fundamental factors you should look at:

  1. Historical Performance: What has SLB's returns been like over the past? Go into more detail in the past track record analysis and take a look at the free visual representations of our analysis for more clarity.
  2. Valuation: What is SLB worth today? Is the stock undervalued, even when its growth outlook is factored into its intrinsic value? The intrinsic value infographic in our free research report helps visualize whether SLB is currently mispriced by the market.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of SLB? Explore our interactive list of stocks with large potential to get an idea of what else is out there you may be missing!

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