Royal Dutch Shell (NYSE:RDS.B) Share Price Passes Above 200-Day Moving Average of $61.98

Shares of Royal Dutch Shell plc ADR (NYSE:RDS.B) passed above its two hundred day moving average during trading on Friday . The stock has a two hundred day moving average of $61.98 and traded as high as $58.73. Royal Dutch Shell shares last traded at $58.09, with a volume of 101,405 shares.

Separately, ValuEngine upgraded shares of Royal Dutch Shell from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 2nd.

The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.39, a quick ratio of 0.81 and a current ratio of 1.10. The stock has a market cap of $234.58 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.88 and a beta of 0.86. The business’s fifty day simple moving average is $57.60 and its 200 day simple moving average is $61.98.

Royal Dutch Shell (NYSE:RDS.B) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 1st. The energy company reported $0.86 EPS for the quarter. Royal Dutch Shell had a net margin of 5.34% and a return on equity of 10.03%. The firm had revenue of $91.84 billion for the quarter.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, September 23rd. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 16th were issued a $0.799 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, August 15th. This represents a $3.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.50%.

About Royal Dutch Shell (NYSE:RDS.B)

Royal Dutch Shell plc operates as an energy and petrochemical company worldwide. The company operates through Integrated Gas, Upstream, and Downstream 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.

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