Royal Dutch Shell (RDSA) Rating Reiterated by Jefferies Financial Group

Jefferies Financial Group restated their buy rating on shares of Royal Dutch Shell (LON:RDSA) in a report issued on Friday morning, Digital Look reports. They currently have a GBX 2,950 ($38.55) price target on the stock.

Several other analysts have also recently weighed in on RDSA. Barclays restated an overweight rating and set a GBX 3,250 ($42.47) price target on shares of Royal Dutch Shell in a report on Thursday, April 4th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lifted their price objective on Royal Dutch Shell from GBX 2,700 ($35.28) to GBX 2,850 ($37.24) and gave the stock an overweight rating in a research note on Friday, April 12th. Finally, HSBC cut their price objective on Royal Dutch Shell from GBX 2,785 ($36.39) to GBX 2,710 ($35.41) and set a hold rating on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, April 10th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and eleven have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Royal Dutch Shell has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus price target of GBX 2,970.38 ($38.81).

LON:RDSA opened at GBX 2,433 ($31.79) on Friday. The stock has a market cap of $203.49 billion and a PE ratio of 868.93. The company has a current ratio of 1.25, a quick ratio of 0.82 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 37.93. Royal Dutch Shell has a 1-year low of GBX 2,425 ($31.69) and a 1-year high of GBX 2,525.50 ($33.00).

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Monday, June 24th. Investors of record on Thursday, May 16th will be paid a $0.47 dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 1.49%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 16th. Royal Dutch Shell’s dividend payout ratio is currently 51.43%.

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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