Royal Dutch Shell PLC Company Profile (NYSE:RDS.A)

About Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS.A)

Royal Dutch Shell PLC 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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Integrated Oil & Gas
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:RDS.A
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.redstone.com.au
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: N/A
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $3.20
  • Dividend Yield: 6.1%
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 2.93%
  • Return on Equity: 4.73%
  • Return on Assets: 2.17%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.43%
  • Current Ratio: 1.21%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.90%
Misc:
  • Beta: 1.03
 

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

What is Royal Dutch Shell PLC's stock symbol?

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

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

Royal Dutch Shell PLC declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 4th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 19th will be given a dividend of $0.799 per share on Monday, June 26th. This represents a $3.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of Infinity. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 17th. View Royal Dutch Shell PLC's Dividend History.

How were Royal Dutch Shell PLC's earnings last quarter?

Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS.A) released its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 4th. The company reported $0.22 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.14 by $0.08. The business earned $48.55 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $46.70 billion. Royal Dutch Shell PLC had a return on equity of 4.73% and a net margin of 2.93%. Royal Dutch Shell PLC's revenue was down 26.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $1.04 earnings per share. View Royal Dutch Shell PLC's Earnings History.

Where is Royal Dutch Shell PLC's stock going? Where will Royal Dutch Shell PLC's stock price be in 2017?

17 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Royal Dutch Shell PLC's shares. Their forecasts range from $47.00 to $65.00. On average, they anticipate Royal Dutch Shell PLC's share price to reach $57.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Royal Dutch Shell PLC.

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

Who are Royal Dutch Shell PLC's key executives?

Royal Dutch Shell PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

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

How do I buy Royal Dutch Shell PLC stock?

Shares of Royal Dutch Shell PLC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE RDS.A)
Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  285 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  263 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  548
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Royal Dutch Shell PLC and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS.A) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 4 Hold Ratings, 11 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.53)
Consensus Price Target: $57.00 (Infinity upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS.A)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
6/24/2017Jefferies Group LLCSet Price TargetBuy$65.00LowView Rating Details
6/21/2017MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralMediumView Rating Details
5/29/2017BNP ParibasUpgradeNeutral -> Outperform$47.00 -> $57.00LowView Rating Details
5/26/2017Exane BNP ParibasUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
5/15/2017Societe GeneraleUpgradeHold -> BuyLowView Rating Details
5/6/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetHold$54.00LowView Rating Details
4/20/2017SimmonsLower Price TargetOverweight$61.00 -> $60.00LowView Rating Details
4/19/2017Citigroup Inc.DowngradeNeutral -> Sell$47.00HighView Rating Details
4/13/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuyMediumView Rating Details
3/20/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyLowView Rating Details
2/21/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeConviction-Buy -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
1/4/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
12/15/2016Howard WeilDowngradeSector Perform$53.00 -> $56.00N/AView Rating Details
11/2/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeNeutral -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
10/14/2016Canaccord GenuityDowngradeHold -> SellN/AView Rating Details
8/24/2016ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$60.00N/AView Rating Details
8/2/2016Liberum CapitalDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
6/15/2016BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
6/8/2016Evercore ISIUpgradeHold -> Buy$64.00N/AView Rating Details
5/12/2016Collins StewartReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
3/18/2016NomuraInitiated CoverageBuyN/AView Rating Details
3/10/2016Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
2/16/2016Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
9/29/2015S&P Equity ResearchReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
9/11/2015Cowen and CompanyLower Price Target$71.00 -> $66.00N/AView Rating Details
9/1/2015HSBC Holdings plcUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 6/29/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS.A)
Earnings by Quarter for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS.A)
Earnings History by Quarter for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE RDS.A)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/1/2016Q316$0.44$0.70$61.10 billion$61.86 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116$0.14$0.22$46.70 billion$48.55 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2016Q415$0.27$0.58$92.37 million$58.15 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q3$0.93$0.56$64.60 billion$68.71 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q2$0.93$1.22$68.27 billion$72.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q1$0.70$1.04$61.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q4$1.34$1.04$79.31 billion$92.37 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q3$0.87$0.92$110.35 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q2$1.72$1.94$112.80 billion$111.22 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014$1.62$2.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2014Q412$1.33$0.92$118.05 billion$109.24 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q212$1.46$117.07 billion$112.67 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS.A)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.44 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.41 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS.A)
Most Recent Dividend:6/26/2017
Annual Dividend:$3.20
Dividend Yield:Infinity
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:171.12% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
93.02% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
72.56% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS.A)

Dividend History by Quarter for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE RDS.A)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/4/2017Quarterly$0.805/17/20175/19/20176/26/2017
2/2/2017Quarterly$0.802/15/20172/17/20173/27/2017
11/1/2016Quarterly$0.8011/8/201611/11/201612/16/2016
7/29/2016Quarterly$0.808/10/20168/12/20169/19/2016
5/4/2016Quarterly$0.805/18/20165/20/20166/27/2016
2/4/2016Quarterly$0.802/17/20162/19/20163/29/2016
10/29/2015Quarterly$0.8011/10/201511/13/201512/18/2015
7/30/2015$0.948/12/20158/14/20159/21/2015
4/30/2015$0.945/13/20155/15/20156/22/2015
1/29/2015$0.942/11/20152/13/20153/20/2015
10/30/2014$0.9411/12/201411/14/201412/22/2014
7/31/2014$0.948/13/20148/15/20149/25/2014
4/30/2014$0.945/14/20145/16/20146/26/2014
1/30/2014$0.452/12/20142/14/20143/27/2014
10/31/2013$0.9011/13/201311/15/201312/23/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS.A)
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Headlines

Headline Trends for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS.A)
Latest Headlines for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS.A)
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americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell PLC (RDS.A) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 9:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell PLC (RDS.A) PT Set at $65.00 by Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 26 at 12:26 AM
thestreet.com logoCrude Oil Rout Pounds Energy Sector, Drags Dow and S&P 500 ... - TheStreet.com
www.thestreet.com - June 21 at 3:28 AM
seekingalpha.com logoShell, Qatar Gas sign new five-year LNG deal
seekingalpha.com - June 20 at 1:48 AM
seekingalpha.com logoShell gets EU approval for $3.8B North Sea asset sale
seekingalpha.com - June 16 at 3:29 PM
thestreet.com logoTech Selloff Pressures Wall Street, Dow Set to Snap Two-Day Record Streak - TheStreet.com
www.thestreet.com - June 15 at 4:43 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWhy Shell Is A Solid Buy - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - June 15 at 4:43 PM
thestreet.com logoStocks Take Plunge After No-Surprise Fed Announcement, FANG Stocks Hit Again - TheStreet.com
www.thestreet.com - June 15 at 5:29 AM
seekingalpha.com logoQatar closes helium plants 30% owned by Exxon - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - June 13 at 7:33 PM
prnewswire.com logoROYAL DUTCH SHELL PLC Report on Payments to Governments for the Year 2016 - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - June 13 at 7:33 PM
prnewswire.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell plc First Quarter 2017 Euro and GBP Equivalent Dividend Payments - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - June 13 at 7:33 PM
thestreet.com logoNasdaq Suffers Another Bruising Day as FAANG Stocks Get Pummeled - TheStreet.com
www.thestreet.com - June 12 at 7:05 PM
nasdaq.com logoCentrica (CPYYY) to Divest Canada-Based E&P Assets for $305M ... - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - June 12 at 7:05 PM
nasdaq.com logoShell's Forcados Oil Terminal Restart Lifts Nigeria Export - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - June 10 at 8:28 AM
nasdaq.com logoBP Upstream Projects Bode Well, Oil Spill Expenses a Drag - Nasdaq - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - June 8 at 8:41 AM
seekingalpha.com logoBuy This Safe, Market-Beating 6.9% Dividend Yield - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - June 8 at 8:41 AM
nasdaq.com logoOil & Gas Stock Roundup: Ensco Snaps Up Atwood, Dakota Access Pipeline in Service - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - June 6 at 8:54 PM
nasdaq.com logoDow 30 Stock Roundup: GE Inks Deals Worth $5.58B in Vietnam ... - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - June 2 at 10:31 PM
nasdaq.com logoCan Power-Generating Kites Disrupt Traditional Technology? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - June 1 at 8:31 AM
seekingalpha.com logoShell buys Chevron’s Trinidad and Tobago subsidiary for $250M
seekingalpha.com - May 31 at 12:53 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell plc (RDS.A) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 31 at 9:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell plc (RDS.A) Upgraded by BNP Paribas to Outperform
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 29 at 3:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell plc (RDS.A) Upgraded by Societe Generale to Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 29 at 12:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell plc (RDS.A) Upgraded at Exane BNP Paribas
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 27 at 12:44 PM
bizjournals.com logoHouston energy co., private equity firm ink deal for assets, new pipeline - Houston Business Journal
www.bizjournals.com - May 24 at 7:52 PM
seekingalpha.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell Is Turning The Corner - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - May 24 at 9:49 AM
nasdaq.com logoBP Reinitiates $5.7 Billion Quad 204 Project at Offshore UK - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 23 at 9:40 AM
seekingalpha.com logoShell shareholders reject proposal for carbon emissions target - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - May 23 at 9:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell plc (RDS.A) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 20 at 9:28 AM
nasdaq.com logoOceaneering Wins Appomattox Development Contract from Shell - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 17 at 7:25 PM
thestreet.com logoEuropean Stocks Mixed, Oil Majors Gain as Crude Rally Intensifies ... - TheStreet.com
www.thestreet.com - May 11 at 8:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell plc (RDS.A) Stock Rating Upgraded by TheStreet
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 7 at 11:52 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWho Woke Up The Giant, As Shell Soars Above Expectations? - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - May 5 at 7:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell plc (rds.a) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.80
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 4:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell plc (RDS.A) Upgraded to Buy at Societe Generale
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 10:06 AM
thestreet.com logoEuropean Stocks Gain, France's CAC-40 Tops 9-Year High as Earnings Impress - TheStreet.com
www.thestreet.com - May 5 at 8:19 AM
nasdaq.com logoTaking A Tour Through Europe ETFs - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 2 at 5:17 PM
thestreet.com logoBP Tops First Quarter Earnings Estimate as Rising Oil Prices Boost Bottom Line - TheStreet.com
www.thestreet.com - May 2 at 5:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell (RDS.A): What Will Q1 Earnings Unveil? - Yahoo Finance
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 5:17 PM
investorplace.com logoBP plc (ADR) Q1 Earnings Are Strong, But Don’t Fix BP Stock
investorplace.com - May 2 at 9:52 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 10:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoChevron (CVX) Shares Leap After Q1 Earnings, Sales Beat - Yahoo Finance
finance.yahoo.com - April 30 at 12:54 AM
zacks.com logoChevron (CVX) Shares Leap After Q1 Earnings, Sales Beat
www.zacks.com - April 28 at 3:29 PM
nasdaq.com logoVanguard FTSE All-World ex-US ETF Experiences Big Inflow
www.nasdaq.com - April 28 at 3:29 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Expect Royal Dutch Shell plc (RDS.A) Will Announce Earnings of $0.82 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 5:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell plc (RDS.A) Rating Lowered to Sell at Citigroup Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 9:15 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell plc (RDS.A) PT Lowered to $60.00 at Simmons
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 3:49 PM
seekingalpha.com logoShould Royal Dutch Shell Trade At A Premium To BP?
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seekingalpha.com logoThe Risk Of Royal Dutch Shell
seekingalpha.com - April 12 at 1:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell plc (RDS.A) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 11:10 PM

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