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Toggle Summary Diamond Offshore Announces Q2 Earnings, Baroness Letter of Intent, Rover & Jack-up Upgrades
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 17, 2001--Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. (NYSE:DO) today reported net income before extraordinary items for the second quarter of 2001 of $51.5 million, or $0.37 per share on a diluted basis, compared to net income for the prior year quarter of $3.6 million, or $0.03
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Toggle Summary Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. Declares Cash Dividend
HOUSTON, Jul 13, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. (NYSE:DO) today announced that the board of directors declared a cash dividend of $0.125 per common share payable Sept. 4, 2001 to stockholders of record on Aug. 1, 2001. Diamond Offshore is a leader in deep water drilling.
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Toggle Summary Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. to Host Webcast of Second Quarter 2001 Conference Call
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 27, 2001--Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. (NYSE:DO) announced today that its second quarter 2001 earnings release and conference call has been scheduled for Tuesday, July 17, 2001. The press release will be issued before the market opens and the conference call will be
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Toggle Summary Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. Announces First Quarter 2001 Earnings
    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 17, 2001--Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. (NYSE:DO) today reported net income of $36.8 million, or $0.27 per share on a diluted basis, on revenues of $205.2 million for the first quarter of 2001, compared to net income of $29.5 million, or $0.21 per share on a
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Toggle Summary Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. Announces Closing of Private Placement of Convertible Senior Debentures Due 2031
    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 11, 2001--Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. (NYSE:DO) today announced the completion of the private placement of $460 million aggregate principal amount of its 1.5% convertible senior debentures due 2031. This amount includes $60 million principal amount sold
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Toggle Summary Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. to Host Webcast of First Quarter 2001 Conference Call
    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 10, 2001--Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. (NYSE:DO) announced today that its first quarter 2001 earnings release and conference call has been scheduled for Tuesday, April 17, 2001. The press release will be issued before the market opens and the conference call
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Toggle Summary Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. Announces Pricing of Senior Convertible Debentures
    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 6, 2001--Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. (NYSE:DO) today announced that it had priced a private placement of 30-year senior convertible debentures at a 25% conversion premium to yesterday's closing price on the New York Stock Exchange of $39.22 per share of
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Toggle Summary Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. Redeems 3-3/4% Convertible Subordinated Notes Due 2007
    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 6, 2001--Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. (NYSE:DO) today announced that it has redeemed all of its outstanding 3-3/4% Convertible Subordinated Notes Due 2007 pursuant to a Notice of Redemption issued March 7, 2001, in accordance with the Indenture under which the
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Toggle Summary Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. to Raise $410 Million From Offering of Debentures
    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 5, 2001--Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. (NYSE:DO) today announced that it intends to raise approximately $410 million through an offering of 30-year senior convertible debentures. The debentures will be convertible into shares of Diamond Offshore common stock and
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Toggle Summary Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. Receives District Safe Award
    HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 13, 2001--Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. (NYSE:DO) today announced that the U.S. Department of Interior's Minerals Management Service (MMS) Lake Charles District has awarded the company, and its rig the Ocean Spur, the District's 2000 Safety Award For Excellence
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