Royal Dutch Shell Plc Plans Dividend of $0.47 (LON:RDSA)

Royal Dutch Shell Plc (LON:RDSA) declared a dividend on Thursday, August 1st, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Investors of record on Thursday, August 15th will be given a dividend of $0.47 per share on Monday, September 23rd. This represents a yield of 1.48%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 15th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.

LON RDSA opened at GBX 2,347 ($30.67) on Wednesday. The stock has a market capitalization of $101.80 billion and a P/E ratio of 945.61. The company has a quick ratio of 0.73, a current ratio of 1.10 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 47.21. The firm’s fifty day moving average is GBX 2,524.41. Royal Dutch Shell has a fifty-two week low of GBX 2,209.50 ($28.87) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 2,687 ($35.11).

Several equities analysts recently weighed in on the company. Deutsche Bank reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Royal Dutch Shell in a research report on Friday, July 12th. Credit Suisse Group lowered their target price on Royal Dutch Shell from GBX 3,175 ($41.49) to GBX 3,090 ($40.38) and set an “outperform” rating on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, July 10th. Barclays reiterated an “overweight” rating on shares of Royal Dutch Shell in a research report on Wednesday, July 24th. AlphaValue cut Royal Dutch Shell to an “add” rating and decreased their price target for the company from GBX 2,890 ($37.76) to GBX 2,673 ($34.93) in a report on Monday. Finally, UBS Group reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 2,900 ($37.89) price target on shares of Royal Dutch Shell in a report on Wednesday, May 29th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of GBX 2,875.33 ($37.57).

In other Royal Dutch Shell news, insider Neil A. P. Carson purchased 16,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, August 6th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 2,326 ($30.39) per share, with a total value of £372,160 ($486,292.96).

About Royal Dutch Shell

Royal Dutch Shell plc operates as an energy and petrochemical company worldwide. The company operates through Integrated Gas, Upstream, and Downstream segments. It explores for, and extracts crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids; markets and transports oil and gas; produces gas-to-liquids fuels and other products; and operates upstream and midstream infrastructure necessary to deliver gas to market.

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