Shell (NYSE:SHEL) vs. Trillion Energy International (OTCMKTS:TCFF) Critical Analysis

Shell (NYSE:SHELGet Rating) and Trillion Energy International (OTCMKTS:TCFFGet Rating) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation and dividends.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for Shell and Trillion Energy International, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Shell 0 2 4 0 2.67
Trillion Energy International 0 0 0 0 N/A

Shell presently has a consensus target price of $67.00, suggesting a potential upside of 17.90%.


This table compares Shell and Trillion Energy International’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Shell 11.56% 19.72% 8.50%
Trillion Energy International N/A N/A N/A

Insider & Institutional Ownership

7.7% of Shell shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 0.0% of Trillion Energy International shares are held by institutional investors. 1.0% of Shell shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 11.8% of Trillion Energy International shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility and Risk

Shell has a beta of 0.68, suggesting that its stock price is 32% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Trillion Energy International has a beta of 3.51, suggesting that its stock price is 251% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Shell and Trillion Energy International’s revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Shell $272.66 billion 0.75 $20.10 billion $11.46 4.96
Trillion Energy International N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

Shell has higher revenue and earnings than Trillion Energy International.


Shell beats Trillion Energy International on 6 of the 8 factors compared between the two stocks.

About Shell

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Shell plc operates as an energy and petrochemical company Europe, Asia, Oceania, Africa, the United States, and Rest of the Americas. The company operates through Integrated Gas, Upstream, Marketing, Chemicals and Products, and Renewables and Energy Solutions 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. The company also markets and trades natural gas, liquefied natural gas (LNG), crude oil, electricity, carbon-emission rights; and markets and sells LNG as a fuel for heavy-duty vehicles and marine vessels. In addition, it trades in and refines crude oil and other feed stocks, such ase low-carbon fuels, lubricants, bitumen, sulphur, gasoline, diesel, heating oil, aviation fuel, and marine fuel; produces and sells petrochemicals for industrial use; and manages oil sands activities. Further, the company produces base chemicals comprising ethylene, propylene, and aromatics, as well as intermediate chemicals, such as styrene monomer, propylene oxide, solvents, detergent alcohols, ethylene oxide, and ethylene glycol. Additionally, it generates electricity through wind and solar resources; produces and sells hydrogen; and provides electric vehicle charging services, as well as electricity storage. The company was formerly known as Royal Dutch Shell plc and changed its name to Shell plc in January 2022. Shell plc was founded in 1907 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

About Trillion Energy International

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Trillion Energy International Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as an oil and gas exploration, and production company in Bulgaria and Turkey. It owns Cendere oil and South Akcakoca Sub-Basin gas producing assets in Turkey; and a coal bed methane exploration license in Bulgaria, as well as Derecik oil exploration property covering an area of 42,833 hectares located in the south west Turkey. The company was formerly known as Park Place Energy Inc. and changed its name to Trillion Energy International Inc. in April 2019. Trillion Energy International Inc. was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Ankara, Turkey.

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