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Diana Shipping Inc is a marine shipping business based in the US. Diana Shipping shares (DSX) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Diana Shipping employs 1,025 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$178.6 million.
|Latest market close||USD$1.98|
|52-week range||USD$1.25 - USD$3.14|
|50-day moving average||USD$1.7368|
|200-day moving average||USD$1.535|
|Wall St. target price||USD$2.35|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||USD$0.001|
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|1 week (2021-01-15)||-16.10%|
|1 month (2020-12-23)||4.21%|
|3 months (2020-10-22)||39.44%|
|6 months (2020-07-22)||40.43%|
|1 year (2020-01-22)||-30.77%|
|2 years (2019-01-22)||-39.63%|
|3 years (2018-01-22)||4.12|
|5 years (2016-01-22)||2.72|
Valuing Diana Shipping stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Diana Shipping's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Diana Shipping's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 25x. In other words, Diana Shipping shares trade at around 25x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
Diana Shipping's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$39.9 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Diana Shipping's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||USD$178.6 million|
|Gross profit TTM||USD$116.6 million|
|Return on assets TTM||-0.22%|
|Return on equity TTM||-27.06%|
|Market capitalisation||USD$169.6 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
There are currently 815,800 Diana Shipping shares held short by investors – that's known as Diana Shipping's "short interest". This figure is 21% up from 674,035 last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Diana Shipping shares can be evaluated.
Diana Shipping's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Diana Shipping shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Diana Shipping shares traded daily (recently around 420515.46391753). Diana Shipping's SIR currently stands at 1.94. In other words for every 100,000 Diana Shipping shares traded daily on the market, roughly 1940 shares are currently held short.
However Diana Shipping's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Diana Shipping shares, or, against the total number of tradable Diana Shipping shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Diana Shipping's short interest could be expressed as 0.01% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Diana Shipping shares in existence, roughly 10 shares are currently held short) or 0.0131% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Diana Shipping shares, roughly 13 shares are currently held short).
Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Diana Shipping.
Find out more about how you can short Diana Shipping stock.
We're not expecting Diana Shipping to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Over the last 12 months, Diana Shipping's shares have ranged in value from as little as $1.25 up to $3.14. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Diana Shipping's is 1.3932. This would suggest that Diana Shipping's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
Diana Shipping Inc. provides shipping transportation services. The company transports a range of dry bulk cargoes, including commodities, such as iron ore, coal, grain, and other materials in shipping routes worldwide. As of March 31, 2020, it operated a fleet of 41 dry bulk vessels comprising 4 Newcastlemax, 13 Capesize, 5 Post-Panamax, 5 Kamsarmax, and 14 Panamax vessels. The company was formerly known as Diana Shipping Investments Corp. and changed its name to Diana Shipping Inc. in February 2005. Diana Shipping Inc. was founded in 1999 and is based in Athens, Greece.
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