Royal Dutch Shell Plc Class A (LON:RDSA) had its price target increased by HSBC from GBX 2,800 ($36.47) to GBX 2,880 ($37.51) in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday morning. HSBC currently has a hold rating on the stock.

A number of other equities research analysts have also issued reports on the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a GBX 3,300 ($42.99) target price on shares of Royal Dutch Shell Plc Class A and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Thursday, August 30th. Morgan Stanley lowered shares of Royal Dutch Shell Plc Class A to an equal weight rating and set a GBX 2,860 ($37.25) target price for the company. in a research note on Thursday, August 2nd. Barclays set a GBX 3,300 ($42.99) target price on shares of Royal Dutch Shell Plc Class A and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Friday, July 27th. Goldman Sachs Group reissued a top pick rating on shares of Royal Dutch Shell Plc Class A in a research note on Tuesday, May 29th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group lifted their target price on shares of Royal Dutch Shell Plc Class A from GBX 2,850 ($37.12) to GBX 3,175 ($41.36) and gave the company an outperform rating in a research note on Thursday, August 23rd. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and twelve have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Royal Dutch Shell Plc Class A currently has a consensus rating of Buy and an average price target of GBX 2,896.18 ($37.73).

Shares of LON:RDSA opened at GBX 2,469.50 ($32.17) on Wednesday. Royal Dutch Shell Plc Class A has a 12-month low of GBX 1,982.50 ($25.82) and a 12-month high of GBX 2,579.50 ($33.60).

The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Monday, September 17th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 9th will be paid a $0.47 dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 1.38%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 9th.

Royal Dutch Shell Plc Class A Company Profile

Royal Dutch Shell plc explores for crude oil and natural gas worldwide. The company operates through Integrated Gas, Upstream, and Downstream segments. It explores for and extracts crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids. The company also liquefies gas; converts natural gas to liquids to provide fuels and other products; markets and transports oil and gas; and extracts bitumen from mined oil sands and converts it to synthetic crude oil.

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