NYSE:RDS.A - Royal Dutch Shell Dividend Yield, History & Payout Ratio Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $63.72 -0.75 (-1.16 %) (As of 05/23/2019 08:37 AM ET)Previous Close$64.47Today's Range$63.71 - $64.6052-Week Range$55.04 - $71.85Volume2.85 million shsAverage Volume2.58 million shsMarket Capitalization$265.80 billionP/E Ratio12.35Dividend Yield4.96%Beta0.86 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Dividends Royal Dutch Shell (NYSE:RDS.A) Dividend InformationRoyal Dutch Shell pays an annual dividend of $3.20 per share, with a dividend yield of 5.02%. RDS.A's next quarterly dividend payment will be made to shareholders of record on Monday, June 24. Royal Dutch Shell pays out 62.02% of its earnings out as a dividend. Next Dividend:6/24/2019Annual Dividend:$3.20Dividend Yield:5.02%Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)Payout Ratio(s):62.02% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) 56.54% (Based on This Year's Estimates)51.61% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)31.04% (Based on Cash Flow)Most-Recent Increase:$0.49 increase on 4/30/2014Royal Dutch Shell (NYSE:RDS.A) Dividend History by QuarterAnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date5/2/2019Quarterly$0.79904.93%5/16/20195/17/20196/24/201911/1/2018Quarterly$0.79905.04%11/15/201811/16/201812/19/20184/26/2018Quarterly$0.79904.6%5/10/20185/11/20186/18/20187/27/2017Quarterly$0.79908/9/20178/11/20179/18/20175/4/2017Quarterly$0.79905/17/20175/19/20176/26/20172/2/2017Quarterly$0.79902/15/20172/17/20173/27/201711/1/2016Quarterly$0.799011/8/201611/11/201612/16/20167/29/2016Quarterly$0.79908/10/20168/12/20169/19/20165/4/2016Quarterly$0.79905/18/20165/20/20166/27/20162/4/2016Quarterly$0.79902/17/20162/19/20163/29/201610/29/2015Quarterly$0.799011/10/201511/13/201512/18/20157/30/2015$0.948/12/20158/14/20159/21/20154/30/2015$0.945/13/20155/15/20156/22/20151/29/2015$0.942/11/20152/13/20153/20/201510/30/2014$0.9411/12/201411/14/201412/22/20147/31/2014$0.948/13/20148/15/20149/25/20144/30/2014$0.945/14/20145/16/20146/26/20141/30/2014$0.452/12/20142/14/20143/27/201410/31/2013$0.9011/13/201311/15/201312/23/2013(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward) This page was last updated on 5/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Quiet Period Expirations Explained Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.