Amgen, Shell And More On CNBC's 'Final Trades'

BY Benzinga | TREASURY | 04/15/24 08:29 AM EDT

On CNBC's "Halftime Report Final Trades," Amy Raskin of Chevy Chase Trust said Shell plc (SHEL) has 12% free
cash flow yield.

On April 5, Shell updated its first quarter FY24 operational outlook, reflecting lower results from its liquefied natural gas (LNG) trading business. For Integrated Gas, the company updated the production outlook to be 960 - 1,000 thousand boe/d (vs. 930 - 990 thousand boe/d expected earlier) and LNG liquefaction volumes to 7.2 - 7.6 MT (vs. 7.0 - 7.6 MT prior). For Upstream, Shell narrowed production guidance to 1,820-1,920 thousand boe/d (vs. 1,730-1,930 thousand boe/d earlier), with shares of profit / (loss) of joint ventures and associates expected to be ~$0.5 billion and exploration well-write offs projected to be ~$0.6 billion, mainly in Albania.

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Kevin Simpson of Capital Wealth Planning said Amgen Inc. (AMGN) has a 3.2% dividend yield

On April 12, Truist Securities analyst Robyn Karnauskas reiterated Amgen (AMGN) with a Buy and maintained a $320 price target.

Amgen (AMGN) closed at $267.28 on Friday, April 12; the Thousand Oaks, California-based company achieved a 52-week high of $329.72 on Feb. 5.

Jim Lebenthal of Cerity Partners picked U.S. Dollar Index .

Price Action:

  • Shell shares fell 0.3% to close at $72.44 on Friday.
  • Amgen (AMGN) shares fell 1% to settle at $267.28 on Friday.
  • U.S. Dollar Index shares fell 0.1% to trade at 105.93 during Monday's session.

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