Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS.A) announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 27th, NASDAQ reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 11th will be paid a dividend of 0.799 per share by the energy company on Monday, September 18th. This represents a $3.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of Infinity. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, August 9th.

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A number of equities analysts have weighed in on the stock. Scotiabank set a $54.00 target price on shares of Royal Dutch Shell PLC and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Saturday, May 6th. Jefferies Group LLC reissued a “buy” rating and set a $67.50 price target on shares of Royal Dutch Shell PLC in a research note on Friday, March 31st. TheStreet raised shares of Royal Dutch Shell PLC from a “c” rating to a “b-” rating in a research note on Thursday, May 4th. Exane BNP Paribas raised shares of Royal Dutch Shell PLC from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Friday, May 26th. Finally, BNP Paribas raised shares of Royal Dutch Shell PLC from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating and boosted their price target for the stock from $47.00 to $57.00 in a research note on Monday, May 29th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and twelve have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $57.13.

About Royal Dutch Shell PLC

The 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.

Dividend History for Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS.A)

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