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Is this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE:RDS-A)?

The company in question is, Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE:RDS-A) currently with a stock price of 47.42 (0.44% today). The market cap for Royal Dutch Shell plc is 198494.9, and is in the sector Basic Materials, and Major Integrated Oil & Gas industry. The target price for Royal Dutch Shell plc is *TBA. Currently Royal Dutch Shell plc is trading with a P/E of *TBA, and a forward P/E of 11.96. Average volume for Royal Dutch Shell plc is 5174.28 and so far today it is 5352600.

Performance in the last year for Royal Dutch Shell plc has been 3.40%. For EPS growth, Royal Dutch Shell plc has seen a growth of -87.10%, and is looking to grow in the next year to 78.25%. More long term stats show that EPS growth has been -37.90% over the last five years and could be *TBA for the next five years. Royal Dutch Shell plc has seen sales growth quarter over quarter at -19.30%, with EPS growth quarter over quarter at -76.60%. The 20-day simple moving average is -6.71%, with the 200-day simple moving average coming to 0.55%.

Since the IPO date for Royal Dutch Shell plc on the 7/21/2005, Royal Dutch Shell plc has seen performance year to date to be 9.80%. With Royal Dutch Shell plc trading at 47.42, the dividend yield is 7.93%, and the EPS is -1.63.

So could Royal Dutch Shell plc, be undervalued? Well as said before P/E is *TBA. The PEG is *TBA, P/S is 0.85 and the P/B is at 0.99. The P/cash is 13.04, with P/free cash flow at *TBA.

Royal Dutch Shell plc ability to deal with debt shows that the current ratio is 1.1, and the quick ratio is 0.8. This is with long term debt/equity at 0.42, and total debt/equity at 0.47.

In terms of margins, Royal Dutch Shell plc has a gross margin of 15.20%, an operating margin of -5.30% and a profit margin of -2.10%.Payout ratio for Royal Dutch Shell plc is *TBA. Return on assets come to -1.30% with return on investment coming to -1.40%.

Insider ownership for Royal Dutch Shell plc, is at 0.20% and institutional ownership comes to 14.90%. Outstanding shares are at 4185.89. While shares float is 1218.61. The float short is currently 0.48%, and short ratio is 1.12.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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