Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE: RDS-A), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 197615.86. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for Royal Dutch Shell plc is 47.8 (with a change from open of -0.54%), this in conjunction with a target price of . Volume today has so far reached 2939740, with an average volume of about 5182.04. The GAP for this stock, is 1.80%.
The P/E ratio is , bringing the forward P/E to a value of 11.9. The current EPS for Royal Dutch Shell plc, is -1.63, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of -87.10%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to 9.31%.
Looking further into the growth statistics for Royal Dutch Shell plc, EPS is looking like it will grow 78.25% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be . Quarter over quarter is -76.60% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is -19.30%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been -37.90%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been -6.40%.
Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 0.20% and institutional ownership is 14.90%. Shares outstanding is 4185.89, while shares float is at a value of 1218.61. Float short for Royal Dutch Shell plc is 0.48% and the short ratio is 1.12.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.42, while the total debt/equity comes to 0.47. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is 1.1, and the quick ratio is 0.8. The most recent gross margin is 15.20% and their operating margin is -5.30%. The profit margin is -2.10%.
Royal Dutch Shell plc has seen returns on assets of -1.30%, and on investment, -1.40%. Return on equity is -2.70%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is . Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 0.85, with Price/book ratio coming to 0.99 and Price/cash is 12.98, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is .
The simple moving averages are -5.97% and 1.36% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -13.46% and the 52 week low is 41.56%.
Royal Dutch Shell plc has a dividend yield of 7.96%, with a current price of 47.8. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is . This is in an industry, Major Integrated Oil & Gas, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Basic Materials. Royal Dutch Shell plc is based in Netherlands.
Performance in the Major Integrated Oil & Gas industry means that Royal Dutch Shell plc has seen performance for the past week of -4.78%, with performance for the month coming to -7.12%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of -6.87%, and for the half year the performance is -1.06%. Volatility for this week is 1.66% and for the month this is 1.32%.
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