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How to buy Eagle Bulk Shipping stock | $19.28

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Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc is a marine shipping business based in the US. Eagle Bulk Shipping shares (EGLE) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Eagle Bulk Shipping employs 974 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$271.4 million.

How to buy shares in Eagle Bulk Shipping

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  2. Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and bank information. Fund your account with a bank transfer, credit card or debit card.
  3. Search for Eagle Bulk Shipping. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: EGLE. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
  4. Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until Eagle Bulk Shipping reaches your desired price. To spread out your purchase, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
  5. Decide on how many to buy. At last close price of USD$19.28, weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimize risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of Eagle Bulk Shipping, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Eagle Bulk Shipping. Optimize your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.

Eagle Bulk Shipping share price

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Eagle Bulk Shipping shares at a glance

Information last updated 2020-12-27.
Latest market closeUSD$19.28
52-week rangeUSD$8.89 - USD$33.04
50-day moving average USD$17.9897
200-day moving average USD$17.0928
Wall St. target priceUSD$25.03
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) USD$-0.3038

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Is it a good time to buy Eagle Bulk Shipping stock?

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Eagle Bulk Shipping price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $19.28 from 2020-12-09

1 week (2021-01-07) -7.22%
1 month (2020-12-17) -1.58%
3 months (2020-10-16) 18.06%
6 months (2020-07-16) 809.43%
1 year (2020-01-16) 351.52%
2 years (2019-01-16) 302.51%
3 years (2018-01-16) 281.78%
5 years (2016-01-15) 840.49%

Is Eagle Bulk Shipping under- or over-valued?

Valuing Eagle Bulk Shipping stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Eagle Bulk Shipping's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Eagle Bulk Shipping's EBITDA

Eagle Bulk Shipping's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$28.5 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Eagle Bulk Shipping's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Eagle Bulk Shipping financials

Revenue TTM USD$271.4 million
Gross profit TTM USD$80.2 million
Return on assets TTM -0.83%
Return on equity TTM -9.88%
Profit margin -17.08%
Book value $43.418
Market capitalisation USD$229 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Eagle Bulk Shipping shares

There are currently 569,339 Eagle Bulk Shipping shares held short by investors – that's known as Eagle Bulk Shipping's "short interest". This figure is 8.3% down from 621,127 last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Eagle Bulk Shipping shares can be evaluated.

Eagle Bulk Shipping's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Eagle Bulk Shipping's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Eagle Bulk Shipping shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Eagle Bulk Shipping shares traded daily (recently around 47924.158249158). Eagle Bulk Shipping's SIR currently stands at 11.88. In other words for every 100,000 Eagle Bulk Shipping shares traded daily on the market, roughly 11880 shares are currently held short.

However Eagle Bulk Shipping's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Eagle Bulk Shipping shares, or, against the total number of tradable Eagle Bulk Shipping shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Eagle Bulk Shipping's short interest could be expressed as 0.05% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Eagle Bulk Shipping shares in existence, roughly 50 shares are currently held short) or 0.1325% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Eagle Bulk Shipping shares, roughly 133 shares are currently held short).

A SIR above 10% would generally be considered pretty high, pointing to a potentially pessimistic outlook for the share price and a discouraging interest in betting against Eagle Bulk Shipping.

Find out more about how you can short Eagle Bulk Shipping stock.

Eagle Bulk Shipping share dividends

We're not expecting Eagle Bulk Shipping to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Eagle Bulk Shipping's shares ever split?

Eagle Bulk Shipping's shares were split on a 1:7 basis on 15 September 2020. So if you had owned 7 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Eagle Bulk Shipping shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 600% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Eagle Bulk Shipping shares which in turn could have impacted Eagle Bulk Shipping's share price.

Eagle Bulk Shipping share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Eagle Bulk Shipping's shares have ranged in value from as little as $8.89 up to $33.04. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

EGLE.US volatility(beta: 1.41)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Eagle Bulk Shipping's is 1.4073. This would suggest that Eagle Bulk 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).

Eagle Bulk Shipping overview

Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the ocean transportation of dry bulk cargoes worldwide. The company owns, charters, and operates dry bulk vessels that transport a range of bulk cargoes, including coal, grains, iron ore, fertilizers, steel products, petcoke, cement, and forest products. It serves miners, producers, traders, and end users. As of December 31, 2019, it operated a fleet of 50 vessels. Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut.

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