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How to buy Performance Shipping stock | $5.69

Learn how to easily invest in Performance Shipping stock.

Performance Shipping Inc is a marine shipping business based in the US. Performance Shipping shares (PSHG) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Performance Shipping employs 151 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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Performance Shipping stock price (NASDAQ: PSHG)

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Performance Shipping shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-10-17.
Latest market close$5.69
52-week range$3.98 - $7.77
50-day moving average $5.25
200-day moving average $5.00
Wall St. target price$11.00
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield $0.4 (7.16%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-1.56

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Is it a good time to buy Performance Shipping stock?

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Performance Shipping price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $5.69 from 2021-10-19

1 week (2021-10-14) 1.79%
1 month (2021-09-21) 13.80%
3 months (2021-07-21) 13.57%
6 months (2021-04-21) 22.37%
1 year (2020-10-21) 1,015.69%
2 years (2019-10-21) 441.90%
3 years (2018-10-19) 312.32%
5 years (2016-10-21) 110.74%

Is Performance Shipping under- or over-valued?

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

Performance Shipping's EBITDA

Performance Shipping's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $650,000.

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

Performance Shipping financials

Revenue TTM $33.9 million
Gross profit TTM $18.4 million
Return on assets TTM -2.54%
Return on equity TTM -8.65%
Profit margin -22.58%
Book value $18.01
Market capitalisation $27.5 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Performance Shipping shares

There are currently 19,442 Performance Shipping shares held short by investors – that's known as Performance Shipping's "short interest". This figure is 633.4% up from 2,651 last month.

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

Performance Shipping's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Performance Shipping's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Performance Shipping shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Performance Shipping shares traded daily (recently around 40504.166666667). Performance Shipping's SIR currently stands at 0.48. In other words for every 100,000 Performance Shipping shares traded daily on the market, roughly 480 shares are currently held short.

However Performance Shipping's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Performance Shipping shares, or, against the total number of tradable Performance Shipping shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Performance Shipping's short interest could be expressed as 0% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Performance Shipping shares in existence, roughly 0 shares are currently held short) or 0.009% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Performance Shipping shares, roughly 9 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 Performance Shipping.

Find out more about how you can short Performance Shipping stock.

Performance Shipping share dividends

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

Have Performance Shipping's shares ever split?

Performance Shipping's shares were split on a 1:7 basis on 1 November 2017. 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 Performance Shipping shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 600% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Performance Shipping shares which in turn could have impacted Performance Shipping's share price.

Performance Shipping share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Performance Shipping's shares have ranged in value from as little as $3.98 up to $7.77. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

PSHG.US volatility(beta: 0.95)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 Performance Shipping's is 0.9487. This would suggest that Performance Shipping's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Performance Shipping overview

Performance Shipping Inc. , through its subsidiaries, provides shipping transportation services through its ownership of tanker vessels worldwide. As of April 7, 2021, it owned and operated five Aframax tanker vessels with a combined carrying capacity of 546,094 dwt. The company was incorporated in 2010 and is based in Athens, Greece. .

Performance Shipping in the news

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Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Performance Shipping is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 52.974% of Performance Shipping shares are held by insiders and 4.5% by institutions.
How many people work for Performance Shipping?
Latest data suggests 151 work at Performance Shipping.
When does the fiscal year end for Performance Shipping?
Performance Shipping's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Performance Shipping based?
Performance Shipping's address is: 373 Syngrou Avenue, Athens, Greece, 175 64
What is Performance Shipping's ISIN number?
Performance Shipping's international securities identification number is: MHY673051212
What is Performance Shipping's CUSIP number?
Performance Shipping's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: Y2069P101

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