In this video, Motley Fool energy analysts Joel South and Taylor Muckerman discuss Seadrill's (NYSE:SDRL) second-quarter earnings and highlight for investors why this company is still a great offshore investment. They discuss the company's superior equipment and extremely high utilization rates, its ultra-deepwater presence, and tell investors why the company's backlog ensures its attractive dividend for the long run.

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