Royal Dutch Shell plc Share Price and Company Fundamentals

14.400 (0.797%)
52 week
1282.78 - 1832.2

Last traded: Last Friday at 5:07 PM

Royal Dutch Shell plc operates as an energy and petrochemical company worldwide. The company operates through Integrated Gas, Upstream, Oil Products, Chemicals 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. The company also markets and trades natural gas, liquefied natural gas (LNG), crude oil, electricity, carbon-emission rights; and markets and sells LNG as a fuel for heavy-duty vehicles and marine vessels. In addition, it trades in and refines crude oil and other feed stocks, such as gasoline, diesel, heating oil, aviation fuel, marine fuel, biofuel, lubricants, bitumen, and sulphur; produces and sells petrochemicals for industrial use; and manages oil sands activities. Further, the company produces base chemicals comprising ethylene, propylene, and aromatics, as well as intermediate chemicals, such as styrene monomer, propylene oxide, solvents, detergent alcohols, ethylene oxide, and ethylene glycol. Royal Dutch Shell plc was founded in 1907 and is headquartered in The Hague, the Netherlands.

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Company profile

Industry / SectorOil & Gas Integrated / Energy
Full time employees87000
Mailing addressCarel van Bylandtlaan 30 The Hague 2596 HR Netherlands
Phone / Fax31 70 377 9111 /


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Royal Dutch Shell plc paid £0.82 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 11 Nov 2021.The dividend payout ratio is 126.41%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.RDSA dividend payout ratio is more than 90% making it difficult for the company to maintain the dividends and increase it year by year.

RDSA's forward dividend amount is £0.6 and the forward dividend yield is 3.28%. A forward dividend yield is the percentage of a company's current stock price that it expects to pay out as dividends over a certain time period, generally 12 months. Forward dividend yields are generally used in circumstances where the yield is predictable based on past instances. If not, trailing yields, which indicate the same value over the previous 12 months, are used.

Company Executives

As of Jan 2022, following are the company executives and directors listed on Royal Dutch Shell plc.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Ben Van BeurdenCEO & Director632.45M
Ms. Jessica R. UhlCFO & Exec. Director531.99M
Mr. Harry BrekelmansProjects & Technology Director56
Tjerk HuysingaExec. VP of Investor Relations
Mr. Donny ChingLegal Director57
Mr. Edward D. DanielsExec. VP of Strategy & Portfolio
Mr. Ronan CassidyChief HR & Corp. Officer54
Ms. Ann Darlene Pickard BA, MAExec. VP of Arctic - Upstream Americas66
Ms. Wai Kiew LohHead of global Shell Marine Products Bus.
Mr. Russell Ronald CaplanChairman of Australian Unit74

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Profitability ratios are a class of financial metrics that are used to assess a business's ability to generate earnings relative to its revenue, operating costs, balance sheet assets, and shareholders' equity over time, using data from a specific point in time.

The return on equity signifies how well the management is running the company in terms of capital management. The ideal return on equity is greater than 10%. The return on equity is calculated as net income divided by total share holders equity.

Valuation and Trading Info

The market capitalization of Royal Dutch Shell plc is and its enterprise value is .

The RDSA's stocks Beta value is 1.04 making it 4% more volatile compared to LSE market index. Technology stocks and small caps tend to have higher betas than the market benchmark. This indicates that adding the stock to a portfolio will increase the portfolio’s risk, but also increase its expected return. On the other hand utility stocks often have low betas because they tend to move more slowly than market averages.

Royal Dutch Shell plc (LSE:RDSA) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Royal Dutch Shell plc's Stock Symbol?

Royal Dutch Shell plc trades on LSE under the ticker symbol "RDSA".

2. What is Royal Dutch Shell plc's stock price today?

One share of RDSA stock can currently be purchased for approximately £1820.6.

3. How can I contact Royal Dutch Shell plc?

Royal Dutch Shell plc's mailing address is Carel van Bylandtlaan 30 The Hague 2596 HR Netherlands. The company can be reached via phone at 31 70 377 9111.

4. What is Royal Dutch Shell plc's official website?

The official website of Royal Dutch Shell plc is