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

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

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.B
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.shell.com
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: N/A
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $3.76
  • Dividend Yield: 6.8%
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 2.95%
  • 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: 1.08
 
Frequently Asked Questions for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS.B)

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.B."

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

Royal Dutch Shell PLC announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 4th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.94 per share on Monday, June 26th. This represents a $3.76 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of Infinity. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 17th. View Royal Dutch Shell PLC's Dividend History.

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.B)
Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (  )
Outperform Votes:  38 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  38 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  76
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS.B) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS.B)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/1/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformN/AView Rating Details
4/2/2016Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS.B)
Earnings by Quarter for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS.B)
Earnings History by Quarter for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE RDS.B)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/31/2014Q2$1.94ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2014Q4$0.92ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS.B)

No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS.B)
Most Recent Dividend:6/26/2017
Annual Dividend:$3.76
Dividend Yield:Infinity
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:201.07% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS.B)

Dividend History by Quarter for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE RDS.B)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/4/2017Quarterly$0.945/17/20175/19/20176/26/2017
2/2/2017Quarterly$0.942/15/20172/17/20173/27/2017
11/1/2016$0.9411/8/201611/11/201612/2/2016
11/1/2016Quarterly$0.9411/8/201611/11/201612/16/2016
7/29/2016Quarterly$0.948/10/20168/12/20169/19/2016
5/4/2016Quarterly$0.945/18/20165/20/20166/27/2016
2/4/2016Quarterly$0.942/17/20162/19/20163/29/2016
10/29/2015Quarterly$0.9411/10/201511/13/201512/18/2015
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.B)
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Headlines

Headline Trends for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS.B)
Latest Headlines for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS.B)
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thestreet.com logoGoldman Sachs Reveals 3 Top Oil Stocks to Own - TheStreet - TheStreet.com
www.thestreet.com - July 13 at 3:16 PM
News IconShell to exit upstream business in Ireland with $1.23 billion stake sale
www.businessinsider.com - July 12 at 7:27 AM
nasdaq.com logoVanguard Total World Stock ETF Experiences Big Inflow - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - June 30 at 5:50 AM
prnewswire.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell plc: Issuance of New Shares - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - June 26 at 8:01 AM
fool.co.uk logoDoes sub-$50 oil mean Royal Dutch Shell plc’s dividend will be cut?
www.fool.co.uk - June 24 at 5:04 AM
nasdaq.com logoPre-Market Most Active for Jun 23, 2017 : BBRY, SMFG, NOK, RDS/B, SNCR, QQQ, BBBY, AKS, BAC, NVO, USLV, CARA - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - June 23 at 9:30 AM
prnewswire.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell plc: Additional Listing - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - June 20 at 1:48 AM
seekingalpha.com logoShell says no operational disruptions in Qatar
seekingalpha.com - June 8 at 12:31 AM
seekingalpha.com logoShell says Geismar olefins expansion project still on schedule
seekingalpha.com - June 6 at 8:54 PM
fool.com logoWhy Royal Dutch Shell PLC Could Be a Gold Mine for Income Investors
www.fool.com - May 30 at 9:35 AM
prnewswire.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell Plc First Quarter 2017 Scrip Dividend Programme Reference Share Price - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - May 27 at 3:40 AM
bizjournals.com logoEnergy giants increase benefits, including parental leave and gender reassignment surgery - Houston Business Journal
www.bizjournals.com - May 26 at 6:23 AM
marketwatch.com logoFTSE 100 at all-time high, with the pound knocked below $1.29 - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - May 26 at 6:23 AM
seekingalpha.com logoShell, Exxon may appeal over planned Groningen gas production cut
seekingalpha.com - May 24 at 7:52 PM
finanznachrichten.de logoROYAL DUTCH SHELL PLC - Result of AGM
www.finanznachrichten.de - May 23 at 6:54 PM
nasdaq.com logoPre-Market Most Active for May 22, 2017 : F, HUN, TOT, RDS/B, NVS, FCAU, RDUS, TVIX, NVDA, USLV, XIV, GLYC - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 23 at 9:40 AM
seekingalpha.com logoShell, Aramco divide up Motiva JV assets
seekingalpha.com - May 15 at 6:43 PM
bizjournals.com logoOil & Gas Stocks on Investors' Radar -- Ecopetrol, Royal Dutch Shell, YPF S.A., and Aegean Marine Petroleum Network
www.bizjournals.com - May 15 at 9:39 AM
seekingalpha.com logoReuters: Shell testing Nigeria's Forcados oil pipeline for restart
seekingalpha.com - May 9 at 10:52 AM
seekingalpha.com logoShell, PetroChina jointly held unit eyes Australia gas expansion
seekingalpha.com - May 8 at 6:49 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell plc (RDS.B) Upgraded to "B-" at TheStreet
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 7 at 11:52 PM
marketwatch.com logoShell and Exxon Mobil—late to the US boom—get in early on Argentina shale - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - May 6 at 8:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell plc (rds.b) Announces $0.94 Quarterly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 4:19 PM
prnewswire.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell Plc First Quarter 2017 Interim Dividend - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - May 5 at 8:19 AM
fool.co.uk logoWhy Tullow Oil plc and Royal Dutch Shell plc are bargain buys
www.fool.co.uk - April 26 at 5:49 PM
nasdaq.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell & Others Sign Financing Deals For Gazprom's Nord Stream 2 Project
www.nasdaq.com - April 24 at 5:57 PM
seekingalpha.com logoShell opens treatment plant In Argentina's Vaca Muerta shale play
seekingalpha.com - April 19 at 7:26 PM
fool.co.uk logoIs this small-cap energy stock a better buy than Royal Dutch Shell plc?
www.fool.co.uk - April 18 at 9:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell plc (RDS.B) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $0.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 5:45 PM
lse.co.uk logoRoyal Dutch Shell B Share Chat
www.lse.co.uk - April 3 at 6:57 PM
fool.com logo3 Terrible Reasons to Buy Royal Dutch Shell plc and Its Fat Dividend Yield
www.fool.com - March 29 at 9:55 AM
fool.com logoCan Royal Dutch Shell plc's Debt Reduction Plan Save Its Dividend?
www.fool.com - March 20 at 7:33 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoHere’s why the best is yet to come for Royal Dutch Shell plc shares
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 20 at 5:32 PM
wsj.com logoShell’s $50 Billion Bet: Can Deep-Water Drilling Be Done on the Cheap?
www.wsj.com - March 20 at 5:32 PM
nasdaq.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell Plans UK Listing for 47.8 Mln Shares as Scrip Dividend Alternative to Cash; Stock Slips Pre-Bell
www.nasdaq.com - March 20 at 9:20 AM
thestreet.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell Plc: Shell Publishes Annual Report And Form 20-F
www.thestreet.com - March 9 at 7:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell plc: Directorate Change
finance.yahoo.com - March 9 at 7:30 PM
bizjournals.com logoSaudi Aramco, Shell finalize deal to split up Motiva - Houston Business Journal
www.bizjournals.com - March 8 at 9:19 PM
seekingalpha.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell: My Massive Gamble - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - March 8 at 9:19 PM
seekingalpha.com logoSaudi Aramco to pay Shell $2.2B in refinery breakup
seekingalpha.com - March 7 at 9:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell plc Fourth Quarter 2016 Scrip Dividend Programme Reference Share Price - Yahoo Finance
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 8:32 AM
nasdaq.com logoPre-Market Most Active for Feb 16, 2017 : ERIC, GNC, BAC, VRX, MOH, KATE, OSIS, RDS/B, CSCO, TVIX, GRPN, HIMX - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - February 18 at 8:16 AM
bizjournals.com logoOil & Gas Stocks Under Scanner -- Statoil, Royal Dutch Shell, TOTAL, and Eni SpA
www.bizjournals.com - February 15 at 12:32 AM
prnewswire.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell plc: TR-1: Notification of Major Interest in Shares
www.prnewswire.com - February 14 at 5:10 AM
seekingalpha.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell: Impressive
seekingalpha.com - February 9 at 11:06 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWhy Earnings Miss Didn't Hurt Royal Dutch Shell Stock
seekingalpha.com - February 4 at 3:13 AM
marketwatch.com logoFTSE 100 closes higher, pound drops as Bank of England strikes 'dovish tone' - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - February 3 at 4:25 AM
prnewswire.com logoRoyal Dutch Shell plc Fourth Quarter 2016 Interim Dividend - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - February 3 at 4:25 AM
thestreet.com logoShell Gains Firmly Despite Weaker Q4 Earnings as Production Rates Impress - TheStreet.com
www.thestreet.com - February 2 at 3:51 AM
nasdaq.com logoThe Only 3 Vanguard Funds You Need to Build a Portfolio - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - January 31 at 1:17 AM

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