NASDAQ:DRYS - DryShips Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $5.24 -0.12 (-2.24 %) (As of 02/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$5.36Today's Range$5.22 - $5.4152-Week Range$3.35 - $7.22Volume288,300 shsAverage Volume485,541 shsMarket Capitalization$524.15 millionP/E Ratio28.50Dividend Yield0.37%Beta0.43 ProfileDiscussionChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email DryShips Inc. owns and operates ocean going cargo vessels worldwide. It operates through four segments: Drybulk Carrier, Tanker, Gas Carrier, and Offshore Support. The Drybulk Carrier segment offers drybulk commodities transportation services for the steel, electric utility, construction, and agri-food industries. The Tanker segment provides transportation services for crude and refined petroleum cargoes. The Gas Carrier segment offers transportation services for liquefied gas cargoes. The Offshore Support segment provides offshore support services to the global offshore energy industry. As of May 29, 2018, the company operated a fleet of 34 vessels, including 11 Panamax drybulk vessels; 4 Newcastlemax drybulk vessels; 5 Kamsarmax drybulk vessels; 1 very large crude carrier; 2 Aframax tankers; 1 Suezmax tanker; 4 very large gas carriers; and 6 offshore support vessels, comprising 2 platform supply and 4 oil spill recovery vessels. DryShips Inc. was founded in 2004 and is based in Athens, Greece. Receive DRYS News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for DRYS and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Deep sea foreign transportation of freight Sub-IndustryN/A SectorTransportation Current SymbolNASDAQ:DRYS Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.dryships.com Phone30-210-809-0570Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.58 Current Ratio10.14 Quick Ratio10.14Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio28.50 Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$100.72 million Price / Sales5.20 Cash FlowN/A Price / Cash FlowN/A Book Value$6.78 per share Price / Book0.77Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net Income$-42,540,000.00 Net Margins15.27% Return on Equity2.41% Return on Assets1.59%Miscellaneous Employees1 Outstanding Shares100,028,000Market Cap$524.15 million OptionableOptionable DryShips (NASDAQ:DRYS) Frequently Asked Questions What is DryShips' stock symbol? DryShips trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "DRYS." How often does DryShips pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for DryShips? DryShips declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 10th. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 25th will be paid a dividend of $0.0246 per share on Monday, June 11th. This represents a $0.10 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.88%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 24th. This is a boost from DryShips's previous quarterly dividend of $0.02. View DryShips' Dividend History. When did DryShips' stock split? How did DryShips' stock split work? Shares of DryShips reverse split before market open on Friday, July 21st 2017. The 1-7 reverse split was announced on Tuesday, July 18th 2017. The number of shares owned by shareholders was adjusted after the closing bell on Thursday, July 20th 2017. An investor that had 100 shares of DryShips stock prior to the reverse split would have 14 shares after the split. How will DryShips' stock buyback program work? DryShips announced that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase plan on Wednesday, February 7th 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $50,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are typically an indication that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued. How were DryShips' earnings last quarter? DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ:DRYS) released its quarterly earnings results on Monday, August, 8th. The shipping company reported ($83.30) EPS for the quarter. The shipping company had revenue of $13.20 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $403.20 million. DryShips had a return on equity of 2.41% and a net margin of 15.27%. View DryShips' Earnings History. When is DryShips' next earnings date? DryShips is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 26th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for DryShips. Has DryShips been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about DRYS stock has trended neutral this week, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. DryShips earned a daily sentiment score of 0.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the shipping company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of DryShips' key competitors? Some companies that are related to DryShips include SEASPAN CORP/SH SH (SSW), Ship Finance International (SFL), Euronav (EURN), Scorpio Tankers (STNG), Frontline (FRO), PAC BASIN SHIPP/ADR (PCFBY), Seacor (CKH), COSTAMARE INC/SH (CMRE), Navigator (NVGS), DHT (DHT), Star Bulk Carriers (SBLK), Teekay (TK), Eagle Bulk Shipping (EGLE), Dorian LPG (LPG) and Genco Shipping & Trading (GNK). Who are DryShips' key executives? DryShips' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. George Economou, Founder, Chairman & CEO (Age 66)Mr. Anthony Kandylidis, Pres, CFO & Director (Age 42)Ms. Anastasia Pavli, Corp. Sec. (Age 37)Mr. Prokopios N. Tsirigakis, VP of Offshore Segment (Age 64)Mr. Dimitris Dreliozis, VP of Fin. (Age 42) Who are DryShips' major shareholders? DryShips' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Northern Trust Corp (0.04%), Creative Planning (0.04%), Barclays PLC (0.03%), Millennium Management LLC (0.02%) and Jane Street Group LLC (0.01%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for DryShips. Which major investors are selling DryShips stock? DRYS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jane Street Group LLC, Creative Planning and Northern Trust Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for DryShips. Which major investors are buying DryShips stock? DRYS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC and Barclays PLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for DryShips. How do I buy shares of DryShips? Shares of DRYS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is DryShips' stock price today? One share of DRYS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.24. How big of a company is DryShips? DryShips has a market capitalization of $524.15 million and generates $100.72 million in revenue each year. DryShips employs 1 workers across the globe. What is DryShips' official website? The official website for DryShips is http://www.dryships.com. How can I contact DryShips? DryShips' mailing address is 109 KIFISSIAS AVENUE AND SINA STREET MAROUSI, ATHENS J3, 15124. The shipping company can be reached via phone at 30-210-809-0570 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for DryShips (NASDAQ DRYS)Community Ranking: 2.0 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 205 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 297 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 502MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about DryShips and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe DRYS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe DRYS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the strike price in options trading?