Shares of Royal Dutch Shell Plc (LON:RDSA) have been given a consensus recommendation of “Buy” by the fifteen analysts that are covering the company, Marketbeat.com reports. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have assigned a hold recommendation and ten have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12 month price objective among analysts that have covered the stock in the last year is GBX 2,391.67 ($31.16).

RDSA has been the topic of several analyst reports. J P Morgan Chase & Co reiterated an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 2,600 ($33.87) price objective on shares of Royal Dutch Shell Plc in a report on Friday, May 5th. Barclays PLC reiterated an “overweight” rating on shares of Royal Dutch Shell Plc in a report on Monday, April 10th. Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 2,500 ($32.57) price objective on shares of Royal Dutch Shell Plc in a report on Friday, May 5th. Credit Suisse Group reiterated an “outperform” rating and issued a GBX 2,500 ($32.57) price objective on shares of Royal Dutch Shell Plc in a report on Friday, June 23rd. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 2,600 ($33.87) price objective on shares of Royal Dutch Shell Plc in a report on Tuesday, June 27th.

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Royal Dutch Shell Plc (LON RDSA) traded down 1.01% during trading on Monday, hitting GBX 2058.00. The stock had a trading volume of 8,349,273 shares. The company has a 50-day moving average of GBX 2,076.92 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 2,117.62. Royal Dutch Shell Plc has a 52 week low of GBX 1,791.00 and a 52 week high of GBX 2,295.50.

The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Monday, June 26th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 18th were given a dividend of $0.47 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, May 18th. This represents a yield of 1.8%.

Royal Dutch Shell Plc Company Profile

Royal Dutch Shell plc (Shell) is an independent oil and gas company, based in the United Kingdom. It operates in three segments: Upstream, Downstream and Corporate. Upstream combines the operating segments Upstream International and Upstream Americas, which are engaged in searching for and recovering crude oil and natural gas, the liquefaction and transportation of gas, the extraction of bitumen from oil sands and converting it into synthetic crude oil, and wind energy.

Analyst Recommendations for Royal Dutch Shell Plc (LON:RDSA)

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