Royal Dutch Shell Plc (RDS.A)

55.66
0.40 0.71
NYSE : Energy Minerals
Prev Close 56.06
Open 55.60
Day Low/High 55.30 / 55.88
52 Wk Low/High 54.78 / 70.09
Volume 2.99M
Avg Volume 2.43M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 2.14B
Market Cap 221.20B
EPS 5.60
P/E Ratio 23.75
Div & Yield 3.20 (5.75%)

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Checking in on Big Oil

Oddly enough with a stronger U.S. dollar (the U.S. Dollar Index has been above 98 all afternoon), both gold and WTI Crude remain up for the day, even if off lows. The Energy sector, by the way, is today's underachiever, eleventh out of eleven sector...

Oil Keeps Slipping, a Broadcom Broadside and a Disney Thumbs Up: Market Recon

Oil Keeps Slipping, a Broadcom Broadside and a Disney Thumbs Up: Market Recon

Jamie Dimon also expresses concern about the impact of China tariffs and a fresh GDP estimate is at hand.

Royal Dutch Shell: Earnings Beat Shows New Projects Fueling Growth

Royal Dutch Shell: Earnings Beat Shows New Projects Fueling Growth

The stock continues to be attractive for income investors, especially those looking for high yields above 5%.

Watching Jobs Report, Buffett's Amazon Play and Planet Fitness: Market Recon

Watching Jobs Report, Buffett's Amazon Play and Planet Fitness: Market Recon

Putting the BLS nonfarm payrolls into perspective, and how I am thinking about Planet Fitness after earnings.

Watching This Bearish Chart Pattern, and Why I Like Twilio Here: Market Recon

Watching This Bearish Chart Pattern, and Why I Like Twilio Here: Market Recon

For the major indices, Wednesday offered up a dangerous bearish reversal.

There Are Many Reasons Why I Prefer Schlumberger Over Halliburton

There Are Many Reasons Why I Prefer Schlumberger Over Halliburton

For those willing to play the oil services game, SLB is the better long position going forward than HAL.

Who Might the Oil Majors Acquire Next After Chevron's Anadarko Deal?

Who Might the Oil Majors Acquire Next After Chevron's Anadarko Deal?

A rundown of several oil companies that could soon be on the block.

These Exploration Names May Also Pop With Chevron, Anadarko Deal

These Exploration Names May Also Pop With Chevron, Anadarko Deal

This deal will certainly strengthen Chevron's position in the Permian Basin, while also adding to global reserves of both petroleum and LNG.

Anadarko Deal Rewards Shareholders Betting on the Beleaguered Stock in 2019

Anadarko Deal Rewards Shareholders Betting on the Beleaguered Stock in 2019

Anadarko is surging as its planned, $33 billion acquisition by Chevron recognizes its underlying value.

GDP Growth Rising, Plus My Take on Amazon: Market Recon

GDP Growth Rising, Plus My Take on Amazon: Market Recon

Both U.S. and Chinese economic data is coming in stronger than expected, which will help support this rally.

Chinese PMI Data, Valuation Expansion and Playing Energy: Market Recon

Chinese PMI Data, Valuation Expansion and Playing Energy: Market Recon

I am taking profits on energy names on WTI's 32% quarterly gain.

Oil Prices Can Rise Further -- Plus ULTA and Cloud Stocks to Watch: Market Recon

Oil Prices Can Rise Further -- Plus ULTA and Cloud Stocks to Watch: Market Recon

This recent oil price surge in price is not over, and not priced in. Here is how I am playing it.

We're in the Middle of a Sucker Rally Right Now

We're in the Middle of a Sucker Rally Right Now

In a market full of noise it pays to focus on individual fundamentals. One of my favorite phrases is 'cash flow never lies.'

Stick to Larger E&P Outfits for an Oil Play, Plus a Trade on PLNT: Market Recon

Stick to Larger E&P Outfits for an Oil Play, Plus a Trade on PLNT: Market Recon

And stay away from under-capitalized, over-indebted shale producers that face pressure to limit capital expenditures.

5 Companies Warren Buffett Should Buy or Invest in Now

5 Companies Warren Buffett Should Buy or Invest in Now

Cash is a lazy asset, but the genesis of Berkshire's underperformance has been choosing the wrong investments.

Trading Energy

Taking short-term profits across BP plc Royal Dutch Shell  and Exxon Mobil , and a small loss in Chevron ... I did not time that one as well. These are all part of my "exposing oneself to growth trade while getting paid to do so in the form of divid...

Take Some Profits on This Strength: Market Recon

Take Some Profits on This Strength: Market Recon

The market can still go higher, but the time has come for the slope of price discovery to normalize a bit.

BP: The Best of Big Oil

BP: The Best of Big Oil

BP is separating itself among the supermajors

BP Stock Fuels Up on Earnings Beat, Bullish Outlook for Oil

BP Stock Fuels Up on Earnings Beat, Bullish Outlook for Oil

BP stock was surging higher after its earnings report.

The Human Response Factor, Fed Moves, China Talks, MSFT Results: Market Recon

The Human Response Factor, Fed Moves, China Talks, MSFT Results: Market Recon

Many see the Fed as done for the year. Never assume. Read the words as they are written.

Beautiful Oil

OPEC reports the largest monthly drop in production in almost two years. Oil prices head north on Friday morning. WTI Crude trades above $53 per barrel. The EIA earlier this week, adjusted expected U.S. output to more than 12 million barrels per day...

Earnings, the Fed, Government Shutdown,Trading Microsoft: Market Recon

Earnings, the Fed, Government Shutdown,Trading Microsoft: Market Recon

This shutdown is starting to feel different from those that we have experienced in the past, is it not?

This Market May Just Be in an Uptrend: Market Recon

This Market May Just Be in an Uptrend: Market Recon

This is the kind of reversal that happens in a bull market.

It Isn't Time to Sound the All Clear in the Equity Space Just Yet: Market Recon

It Isn't Time to Sound the All Clear in the Equity Space Just Yet: Market Recon

Market participants are smart enough to know by now that when one must venture across thin ice, one does not linger.

What Acquisition Targets Could Chevron Shoot For?

What Acquisition Targets Could Chevron Shoot For?

It might be time to examine some possible oil peers to poach.

Oil Stocks Spike on Optimistic Turn in Sino-American Relations

Oil Stocks Spike on Optimistic Turn in Sino-American Relations

The surge in individual stocks comes as both the WTI and Brent Crude indices jumped after China indicated it would hold trade talks with the U.S.

Chart of the Day: Dividends Make Oil Stocks a Strong Defense Against Volatility

Chart of the Day: Dividends Make Oil Stocks a Strong Defense Against Volatility

As oil recovers and begins to stabilize both the stock price and cash flow of companies in the space, dividend payments could drive strong portfolios.

There Is a Lot to Like About Chevron Stock

There Is a Lot to Like About Chevron Stock

If you follow me, then you know oil stocks is where I have been adding more so than anywhere else over the past couple of weeks.