Royal Bank of Canada reissued their sector performer rating on shares of Royal Dutch Shell (LON:RDSB) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

RDSB has been the subject of several other reports. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a €50.00 ($58.14) target price on Brenntag and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 16th. HSBC upgraded AU Optronics from a reduce rating to a hold rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 10th. Berenberg Bank reiterated a buy rating and set a GBX 620 ($8.10) target price on shares of in a research note on Friday, June 21st. Morgan Stanley set a $207.00 target price on Alibaba Group and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Friday, July 12th. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group upgraded to a buy rating and set a GBX 1,180 ($15.42) target price for the company in a research note on Tuesday, June 4th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eleven have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has an average rating of Buy and a consensus price target of GBX 2,996.54 ($39.16).

Royal Dutch Shell stock opened at GBX 2,542.50 ($33.22) on Thursday. The stock has a market cap of $95.23 billion and a PE ratio of 8.98. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 46.21, a quick ratio of 0.80 and a current ratio of 1.16. The firm’s 50 day simple moving average is GBX 2,558.93. Royal Dutch Shell has a 52 week low of GBX 2,227 ($29.10) and a 52 week high of GBX 2,757.50 ($36.03).

The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Monday, June 24th. Investors of record on Thursday, May 16th were paid a dividend of $0.47 per share. This represents a yield of 1.48%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, May 16th. Royal Dutch Shell’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 0.52%.

Royal Dutch Shell Company Profile

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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