Royal Dutch Shell PLC Royal Dutch Shell American Depositary Shares (Each representing two Class A Ordinary Shares) (RDS.A): Price and Financial Metrics

Royal Dutch Shell PLC Royal Dutch Shell American Depositary Shares (Each representing two Class A Ordinary Shares) (RDS.A): $50.80

-0.15 (-0.29%)

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  • Momentum is the dimension where RDS.A ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 98.06% of US stocks.
  • RDS.A's strongest trending metric is Momentum; it's been moving up over the last 160 days.
  • RDS.A ranks lowest in Sentiment; there it ranks in the 22nd percentile.

RDS.A Stock Summary

  • With a market capitalization of $198,894,109,459, Royal Dutch Shell plc has a greater market value than 98.79% of US stocks.
  • In terms of twelve month growth in earnings before interest and taxes, Royal Dutch Shell plc is reporting a growth rate of -367.5%; that's higher than merely 5.36% of US stocks.
  • Revenue growth over the past 12 months for Royal Dutch Shell plc comes in at -23.68%, a number that bests only 7.99% of the US stocks we're tracking.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Royal Dutch Shell plc, a group of peers worth examining would be NVS, DHR, VZ, T, and NVO.
  • Visit RDS.A's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

RDS.A Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Energy stock, RDS.A's price/sales ratio is 40% lower, now standing at 0.9.
  • Over the past 196 months, RDS.A's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.7.
  • Over the past 196 months, RDS.A's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.7.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for RDS.A.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
RDS.A 2021-09-03 0.9 1 -7.2 -10.1
RDS.A 2021-09-02 0.9 1 -7.3 -10.1
RDS.A 2021-09-01 0.8 1 -7.1 -10.0
RDS.A 2021-08-31 0.8 1 -7.2 -10.1
RDS.A 2021-08-30 0.9 1 -7.2 -10.1
RDS.A 2021-08-27 0.9 1 -7.3 -10.1

RDS.A Growth Metrics

    The 4 year price growth rate now stands at -13.56%.
  • The 5 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at -573.88%.
  • Its year over year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 76.29%.
RDS.A's revenue has moved down $168,911,000,000 over the prior 12 months.

The table below shows RDS.A's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2020-12-31 183,195 34,105 -21,680
2019-12-31 352,106 42,178 15,842
2018-12-31 396,556 53,085 23,352
2017-12-31 311,870 35,650 12,977
2016-12-31 240,033 20,615 4,575

RDS.A's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • RDS.A has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 63.49% of graded US stocks.
  • RDS.A's asset turnover comes in at 0.468 -- ranking 56th of 137 Petroleum and Natural Gas stocks.
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The table below shows RDS.A's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2020-12-31 0.468 -0.056 -0.062
2019-12-31 0.876 0.125 0.081
2018-12-31 0.984 0.134 0.108
2017-12-31 0.762 0.114 0.057
2016-12-31 0.639 0.100 0.025
2015-12-31 0.785 0.083 0.013

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RDS.A Price/Volume Stats

Current price $50.80 52-week high $51.28
Prev. close $50.95 52-week low $35.73
Day low $50.39 Volume 4,590,900
Day high $51.28 Avg. volume 5,331,392
50-day MA $44.78 Dividend yield 3.77%
200-day MA $42.17 Market Cap 198.31B

Royal Dutch Shell PLC Royal Dutch Shell American Depositary Shares (Each representing two Class A Ordinary Shares) (RDS.A) Company Bio

Royal Dutch Shell operates as an independent oil and gas company worldwide. It operates through Upstream and Downstream segments. The company was founded in 1907 and is based in The Hague, the Netherlands.

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Latest RDS.A News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Royal Dutch Shell plc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate RDS.A as an investment opportunity.

Permian oil production rises to new record, seen topping 5M bbl/day next month

Oil production in the Permian Basin set a record in December, averaging 4.92M bbl/day, according to the Energy Information Administration, topping the previous record set at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic in March 2020. The EIA also forecasts supplies in February will add 80K bbl/day to exceed 5M bbl/day...

Seeking Alpha | January 19, 2022

Royal Dutch Shell: A Very High 10%+ Shareholder Yield On The Horizon For 2022

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Seeking Alpha | January 17, 2022

Shell to hand over Deer Park refinery to Pemex next week - Reuters

Pemex will take control of the Deer Park refinery in Texas on January 20, Reuters reports, eight months after Royal Dutch Shell (RDS.A -0.1%) agreed to sell its majority stake to the Mexican state oil company. A Pemex delegation including CEO Octavio Romero reportedly will travel to Houston to finalize...

Seeking Alpha | January 13, 2022

Activists behind Shell climate verdict target 30 multinationals

The Dutch wing of environmental group Friends of the Earth, which won a landmark court victory against Royal Dutch Shell last year, is targeting 30 major corporate emitters in a campaign launched on Thursday.

Reuters | January 12, 2022

City comment: Gas crisis could leave Shell CEO Ben van Beurden hot under the collar

John F Kennedy once said: In a crisis, be aware of the danger but recognise the opportunity.

Evening Standard | January 7, 2022

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RDS.A Price Returns

1-mo 21.15%
3-mo 5.09%
6-mo 37.13%
1-year 29.79%
3-year -5.08%
5-year 17.70%
YTD 17.05%
2021 28.27%
2020 -37.90%
2019 6.70%
2018 -7.51%
2017 29.07%

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