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

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$67.20 +0.38 (+0.57 %)
(As of 09/21/2018 03:31 PM ET)
Previous Close$67.31
Today's Range$66.95 - $67.58
52-Week Range$58.77 - $73.86
Volume426,960 shs
Average Volume2.40 million shs
Market Capitalization$276.39 billion
P/E Ratio17.50
Dividend Yield4.82%
Royal Dutch Shell logoThe Royal Dutch Shell plc explores for crude oil and natural gas around the world, both in conventional fields and from sources, such as tight rock, shale and coal formations. The Company's segments include Integrated Gas, Upstream, Downstream and Corporate. The Integrated Gas segment is engaged in the liquefaction and transportation of gas and the conversion of natural gas to liquids to provide fuels and other products, as well as projects with an integrated activity, ranging from producing to commercializing gas. The Upstream segment includes the operations of Upstream, which is engaged in the exploration for and extraction of crude oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids, and the marketing and transportation of oil and gas, and Oil Sands, which is engaged in the extraction of bitumen from mined oil sands and conversion into synthetic crude oil. The Downstream segment is engaged in oil products and chemicals manufacturing, and marketing activities.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.35
Current Ratio1.27
Quick Ratio0.93


Trailing P/E Ratio17.50
Forward P/E Ratio11.79
P/E Growth0.89

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$305.18 billion
Price / Sales0.92
Cash Flow$10.2595 per share
Price / Cash6.55
Book Value$47.42 per share
Price / Book1.42


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.84
Net Income$12.98 billion
Net Margins5.64%
Return on Equity9.22%
Return on Assets4.50%


Outstanding Shares4,171,310,000
Market Cap$276.39 billion

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 26th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 11th will be given a dividend of $0.799 per share on Monday, June 18th. This represents a $3.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.75%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 10th. 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, July, 26th. The energy company reported $1.12 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.41 by $0.29. The energy company had revenue of $99.27 billion for the quarter. Royal Dutch Shell had a return on equity of 9.22% and a net margin of 5.64%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.44 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, November, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Royal Dutch Shell.

What price target have analysts set for RDS.A?

13 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Royal Dutch Shell's stock. Their predictions range from $79.00 to $84.10. On average, they anticipate Royal Dutch Shell's share price to reach $80.7750 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 20.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Royal Dutch Shell.

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

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Royal Dutch Shell in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Royal Dutch Shell.

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:
  • Ben van Beurden, Chief Executive Officer, Member of the Executive Committee, Director (Age 58)
  • Jessica Uhl, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director, Member of the Executive Committee (Age 50)
  • Ronan Cassidy, Member of the Executive Committee, Chief Human Resources & Corporate Officer (Age 50)
  • Harry Brekelmans, Member of the Executive Committee, Projects & Technology Director (Age 51)
  • Donny Ching, Member of the Executive Committee, Legal Director (Age 53)
  • Linda Mari Szymanski, General Counsel Corporate, Company Secretary (Age 50)
  • John Abbott, Member of the Executive Committee, Downstream Director (Age 56)
  • Andrew Brown, Member of the Executive Committee, Upstream Director (Age 55)
  • Maarten Wetselaar, Member of the Executive Committee, Integrated Gas and New Energies Director (Age 48)
  • Charles O. Holliday Jr., Non-Executive Chairman of the Board (Age 69)

Has Royal Dutch Shell been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about RDS.A stock have trended somewhat positive on Friday, Accern reports. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Royal Dutch Shell earned a news impact score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the energy company an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. View Recent Headlines for Royal Dutch Shell.

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 $67.23.

How big of a company is Royal Dutch Shell?

Royal Dutch Shell has a market capitalization of $276.39 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.

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:  513 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  481 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  994
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 9/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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