Friday February 24th 2017: Royal Dutch Shell plc, RDS-A is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Major Integrated Oil & Gas in the sector of Basic Materials. Based in Netherlands, Royal Dutch Shell plc, RDS-A has a market cap of 221.2 B. Since its IPO date on the 7/21/2005, Royal Dutch Shell plc, RDS-A performance year to date is 0.13%. Today Royal Dutch Shell plc, RDS-A has gained 2.54%, with a current price of 54.45.
Ownership of the company is 0.20% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 12.10%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 199.70%. Return of assets are at 1.80%, with return on investment at 0.00%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Royal Dutch Shell plc, RDS-A is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.44. While Total debt/equity is 0.48. With a profit margin of 3.00%, this is combined with a gross margin of 18.70%, and operating margin of 3.20%. Royal Dutch Shell plc ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.2, while the quick ratio is 0.9.
For the last year Royal Dutch Shell plc, RDS-A has seen a EPS growth of 91.20%. A performance for the year of 8.64%. The 52-week high is -3.44%, and the 52-week low is 16.92%. The average volume for Royal Dutch Shell plc, RDS-A is 2667775.
With a target price of 62.81, can Royal Dutch Shell plc, RDS-A reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Royal Dutch Shell plc, RDS-A. Royal Dutch Shell plc has a P/E of 29.13 and a forward P/E of 12.1. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 4.16. Royal Dutch Shell plc also has a P/S and a P/B of 0.86 and 1.16 respectively. For P/cash, Royal Dutch Shell plc has a value of 11.29, while it is *TBA for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 54.45, Royal Dutch Shell plc has a dividend yield of 6.91%. We see a return on equity of 4.00%.
Looking more long-term Royal Dutch Shell plc, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 7.00%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 24.80% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 91.20% for this year and for the last five years a -34.90% growth has been seen.