Analyst ratings for Shell
As of November 29, 2016, Royal Dutch Shell (RDS.A) has been rated by 12 analysts. All of them have positive ratings for the stock.
These ratings have remained stable since June 2016. However, they’ve improved from the May 2016 levels when Shell had one “sell” rating. The “buy” ratings have increased compared to May 2016.
Shell has also lived up to analyst recommendations in its latest 3Q16 results. Its earnings surpassed analysts’ consensus estimates that quarter. For more on these earnings, please refer to Shell’s 3Q16 Earnings: What a Positive Surprise!
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