Royal Dutch Shell Plc

Royal Dutch Shell

Royal Dutch Shell

The company now has a consensus rating of Buy and an average price target of $57.13. Macquarie downgraded shares of Royal Dutch Shell Plc to a neutral rating and dropped their target price for the stock from GBX 2,400 ($31.00) to GBX 2,150 ($27.77) in a research note on Wednesday, June 21st.

Jefferies Group LLC set a $63.00 price target on Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS.A) in a research report released on Tuesday, August 29th.

Other equities analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a GBX 2,500 ($32.29) target price on shares of Royal Dutch Shell Plc in a report on Friday, May 5th. Finally, J P Morgan Chase & Co dropped their target price on shares of Royal Dutch Shell Plc from GBX 2,600 ($33.58) to GBX 2,400 ($31.00) and set an overweight rating for the company in a research note on Thursday, July 13th. Barclays PLC restated an overweight rating and set a GBX 2,750 ($35.52) price target on shares of Royal Dutch Shell Plc in a research note on Tuesday, August 22nd.

Shares of Royal Dutch Shell Plc (LON:RDSB) opened at 2181.50 on Monday. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and sixteen have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. The company's market cap is GBX 179.16 billion. Royal Dutch Shell PLC's payout ratio is now 278.26%. The stock's 50 day moving average is GBX 2,172.34 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 2,155.06.

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The business also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Monday, September 18th. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 17th will be issued a dividend of $0.799 per share. This represents a $3.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of Infinity. Royal Dutch Shell Plc has a one year low of GBX 1,791.00 and a one year high of GBX 2,295.50. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 10th. The Company explores for crude oil and natural gas across the world, both in conventional fields and from sources, such as tight rock, shale and coal formations. 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.