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How to buy Royal Dutch Shell stock | US$25.62

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  3. Search for Royal Dutch Shell. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: RDS.A. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
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  5. Decide on how many to buy. At today's price of US$25.62, weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimize risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of Royal Dutch Shell, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Royal Dutch Shell. Optimize your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.

Price details for Royal Dutch Shell (RDS.A)

Open $25.89 Previous close $25.65
High $25.93 Change $-0.03
Low $25.42 Change % -0.117%
Close $25.62 Timestamp 1601405820
Volume N/A GMT offset 0

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Royal Dutch Shell company summary

Information last updated 2020-10-25.

Royal Dutch Shell (RDS-A) is a leading Oil, Gas & Consumable Fuels business based in the USA. Royal Dutch Shell (RDS-A) is listed on the NYSE and employs 83000 staff.

Profile

Industry Oil & Gas Integrated Currency symbol $
Code RDS-A Country name USA
Type Common Stock Country ISO US
Name Royal Dutch Shell plc ISIN N/A
Exchange NYSE CUSIP 780257705
Currency code USD Sector Energy
Currency name US Dollar Full-time employees 83000

Detailed company information

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. 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 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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