Today, Royal Dutch Shell pays out its September dividend.
It pays out:-
RDSA Royal Dutch Shell A $0.47 (38.01p) a share
RDSB Royal Dutch Shell B $0.47 (38.01p) a share
Royal Dutch Shell plc´s capital as at 3 September 2019 consists of 4,272,923,983 A shares and 3,735,785,448 B shares, each with equal voting rights. Royal Dutch Shell plc holds no ordinary shares in Treasury. The total number of A shares and B shares in issue as at 3 September 2019 is 8,008,709,431
Thus: 8,008,709,431 x £0.3801 = £3,044,110,454.7231
That is £3,044 Million = £3.044 Billion.
A yield of over 6.3%