NYSE:RDS.A - Royal Dutch Shell Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$59.96 -1.72 (-2.79 %)
(As of 11/21/2018 04:28 AM ET)
Previous Close$61.68
Today's Range$59.6350 - $60.90
52-Week Range$59.63 - $73.86
Volume4.51 million shs
Average Volume3.57 million shs
Market Capitalization$258.70 billion
P/E Ratio15.61
Dividend Yield5.15%
Royal Dutch Shell Plc engages in the oil and natural gas production. It operates through the following segments: Integrated Gas, Upstream, Downstream, and Corporate. The Integrated Gas segment manages liquefied natural gas activities and the conversion of natural gas into gas to liquids fuels and other products. The Upstream segment manages the exploration for and extraction of crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids. The Downstream segment manages different oil products and chemical activities as part of an integrated value chain, including trading activities, what turns crude oil and other feedstock into a range of products which are moved and marketed around the world for domestic, and industrial and transport use. The Corporate segment comprises holdings and treasury, self-insurance activities, and headquarters and central functions of the company. The company was founded in February 1907 and is headquartered in The Hague, Netherlands.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Current SymbolNYSE:RDS.A
Previous SymbolNYSE:RDS/A


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.32
Current Ratio1.20
Quick Ratio0.87


Trailing P/E Ratio15.61
Forward P/E Ratio10.88
P/E Growth0.83

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$305.18 billion
Price / Sales0.82
Cash Flow$9.7814 per share
Price / Cash6.13
Book Value$47.42 per share
Price / Book1.26


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.84
Net Income$12.98 billion
Net Margins5.74%
Return on Equity9.95%
Return on Assets4.88%


Outstanding Shares4,171,310,000
Market Cap$258.70 billion
OptionableNot Optionable

Royal Dutch Shell (NYSE:RDS.A) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Royal Dutch Shell's stock symbol?

Royal Dutch Shell trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "RDS.A."

How often does Royal Dutch Shell pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Royal Dutch Shell?

Royal Dutch Shell declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 1st. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.799 per share on Wednesday, December 19th. This represents a $3.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.33%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 15th. View Royal Dutch Shell's Dividend History.

How were Royal Dutch Shell's earnings last quarter?

Royal Dutch Shell plc ADR (NYSE:RDS.A) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 1st. The energy company reported $1.36 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.43 by $0.07. The energy company earned $101.55 billion during the quarter. Royal Dutch Shell had a return on equity of 9.95% and a net margin of 5.74%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 30.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.50 EPS. View Royal Dutch Shell's Earnings History.

When is Royal Dutch Shell's next earnings date?

Royal Dutch Shell is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Royal Dutch Shell.

What price target have analysts set for RDS.A?

15 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Royal Dutch Shell's shares. Their forecasts range from $79.00 to $88.00. On average, they anticipate Royal Dutch Shell's share price to reach $82.22 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 37.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Royal Dutch Shell.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Royal Dutch Shell?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Royal Dutch Shell in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Royal Dutch Shell.

Has Royal Dutch Shell been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about RDS.A stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Royal Dutch Shell earned a daily sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the energy company a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is very likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Royal Dutch Shell's key competitors?

Who are Royal Dutch Shell's key executives?

Royal Dutch Shell's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Bernardus Cornelis Adriana Margriet van Beurden, Chief Executive Officer & Executive Director
  • Jessica Rodgers Uhl, Chief Financial Officer & Director
  • Harry Brekelmans, Director-Technology & Projects
  • John Abbott, Downstream Director
  • Andrew Brown, Director-Upstream International

How do I buy shares of Royal Dutch Shell?

Shares of RDS.A can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Royal Dutch Shell's stock price today?

One share of RDS.A stock can currently be purchased for approximately $59.96.

How big of a company is Royal Dutch Shell?

Royal Dutch Shell has a market capitalization of $258.70 billion and generates $305.18 billion in revenue each year. The energy company earns $12.98 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.84 on an earnings per share basis. Royal Dutch Shell employs 14,316 workers across the globe.

What is Royal Dutch Shell's official website?

The official website for Royal Dutch Shell is http://www.shell.com/scrip.

How can I contact Royal Dutch Shell?

Royal Dutch Shell's mailing address is CAREL VAN BYLANDTLAAN 30, THE HAGUE P7, 2596 HR. The energy company can be reached via phone at 31-70-377-9111 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Royal Dutch Shell (NYSE RDS.A)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  524 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  494 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,018
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Royal Dutch Shell and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe RDS.A will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe RDS.A will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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