Don't Buy Shell Without Checking Its Fundamentals!

Energy sector company Shell posted a -0.4% performance Friday, while the S&P 500 returned -1.1%.

Shell plc operates as an energy and petrochemical company Europe, Asia, Oceania, Africa, the United States, and Rest of the Americas. The company is based in London and has 82,000 full time employees. Its market capitalization is $204,310,796,288. Shell currently offers its equity investors a dividend that yields 3.4% per year.

Over the last year, RYDAF's share price has increased by 4.2%, which represents a difference of 12.0% when compared to the S&P 500. The stock's 52 week high is $31.2 per share whereas its 52 week low is $21.21. With an average free cash flow of $20,943,666,666.7 that have been growing at an average rate of 20.1% over the last four years, Shell is in a position to continue its strong stock performance trend.

Date Reported Cash Flow from Operations ($ MM) Capital expenditures ($ MM) Free Cash Flow ($ MM) YoY Growth (%)
2021-12-31 45,104 -19,000 26,104 49.0
2020-12-31 34,105 -16,585 17,520 -8.78
2019-12-31 42,178 -22,971 19,207 n/a
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