Short Interest in Royal Dutch Shell Plc (OTCMKTS:RYDAF) Expands By 53.8%

Royal Dutch Shell Plc (OTCMKTS:RYDAF) was the target of a significant increase in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,290,100 shares, an increase of 53.8% from the August 15th total of 1,489,300 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 74,900 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 30.6 days.

Shares of Royal Dutch Shell stock traded down $0.02 during trading on Tuesday, hitting $13.82. The stock had a trading volume of 15,395 shares, compared to its average volume of 114,827. The stock has a 50 day simple moving average of $14.97 and a 200 day simple moving average of $16.58. Royal Dutch Shell has a 1 year low of $10.70 and a 1 year high of $30.90.

About Royal Dutch Shell

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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