Royal Dutch Shell (NYSE:RDS.B) has an ABR of 1 which is the combined stock view of 1 analysts poll results. As per Zacks simplified descending rating scale the ABR rank is displayed in the range of 1 to 5 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell. As the name implies that ABR will show you the Average of Brokerage Recommendations on a given stock. It helps you quickly get a picture of where Wall Street stands on a stock without reading huge research reports. The smaller number of ABR is the more favorable. The modest value of the stock is known as the current ABR of the stock.
However out of 1 analysts 7 suggest Royal Dutch Shell (NYSE:RDS.B) a Strong Buy, 3 suggested Buy, 2 Hold and 0 Sell, while 0 analysts recommend the stock a Strong Sell.