NASDAQ:GOGL - Golden Ocean Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$6.89 +0.21 (+3.14 %)
(As of 11/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$6.68
Today's Range$6.69 - $6.96
52-Week Range$6.42 - $10.05
Volume193,657 shs
Average Volume168,132 shs
Market Capitalization$979.44 million
P/E Ratio-344.50
Dividend Yield6.15%
Golden Ocean Group Limited, a shipping company, engages in the transportation of bulk commodities worldwide. It owns and operates a fleet of dry bulk vessels, including Newcastlemax, Capesize, Panamax, and Ultramax vessels in the spot and time charter markets. The company transports bulk commodities, such as ores, coal, grains, and fertilizers. As of March 20, 2018, it owned 68 dry bulk vessels, as well as had 10 chartered-in vessels. The company is based in Hamilton, Bermuda.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Water transportation
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Storage & Transportation
Current SymbolNASDAQ:GOGL
Previous SymbolNASDAQ:VLCCF


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.77
Current Ratio1.33
Quick Ratio1.33


Trailing P/E Ratio-344.50
Forward P/E Ratio14.66
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$460.02 million
Price / Sales2.16
Cash Flow$0.6939 per share
Price / Cash9.93
Book Value$10.66 per share
Price / Book0.65


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.02)
Net Income$-2,340,000.00
Net Margins9.34%
Return on Equity3.71%
Return on Assets1.87%


Outstanding Shares144,250,000
Market Cap$979.44 million

Golden Ocean Group (NASDAQ:GOGL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Golden Ocean Group's stock symbol?

Golden Ocean Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "GOGL."

How often does Golden Ocean Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Golden Ocean Group?

Golden Ocean Group declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, August 17th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 6th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Thursday, September 6th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.81%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, September 5th. View Golden Ocean Group's Dividend History.

When did Golden Ocean Group's stock split? How did Golden Ocean Group's stock split work?

Golden Ocean Group's stock reverse split on Monday, August 1st 2016. The 1-5 reverse split was announced on Wednesday, July 27th 2016. The number of shares owned by shareholders was adjusted after the market closes on Friday, July 29th 2016. An investor that had 100 shares of Golden Ocean Group stock prior to the reverse split would have 20 shares after the split.

How were Golden Ocean Group's earnings last quarter?

Golden Ocean Group Ltd (NASDAQ:GOGL) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 30th. The shipping company reported $0.12 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.03 by $0.09. The shipping company earned $149.94 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $92.61 million. Golden Ocean Group had a return on equity of 3.71% and a net margin of 9.34%. View Golden Ocean Group's Earnings History.

When is Golden Ocean Group's next earnings date?

Golden Ocean Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 20th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Golden Ocean Group.

What price target have analysts set for GOGL?

6 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Golden Ocean Group's stock. Their predictions range from $9.50 to $13.00. On average, they expect Golden Ocean Group's stock price to reach $10.8750 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 57.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Golden Ocean Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Golden Ocean Group?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Golden Ocean Group in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Golden Ocean Group.

Has Golden Ocean Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about GOGL stock have trended somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Golden Ocean Group earned a news impact score of -1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the shipping company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Golden Ocean Group's key competitors?

Who are Golden Ocean Group's key executives?

Golden Ocean Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Birgitte Ringstad Vartdal, Chief Exec. Officer of Golden Ocean Management AS (Age 41)
  • Mr. Per Heiberg, Chief Financial Officer of Golden Ocean Management AS (Age 51)
  • Mr. Thomas Semino, Chief Commercial Officer of Golden Ocean Management Asia Pte Ltd (Age 44)
  • Mr. Tord Brath, Head of Global Operations
  • Ms. Georgina E. Sousa, Company Sec. (Age 67)

Who are Golden Ocean Group's major shareholders?

Golden Ocean Group's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Carlyle Group L.P. (2.97%), Riverstone Holdings LLC (2.97%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.43%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.06%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.06%) and Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co. (0.53%).

Which major investors are selling Golden Ocean Group stock?

GOGL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Riverstone Holdings LLC, Carlyle Group L.P., Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co. and Macquarie Group Ltd..

Which major investors are buying Golden Ocean Group stock?

GOGL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Man Group plc, Bluefin Trading LLC, Alliancebernstein L.P., Credit Suisse AG and Allianz Asset Management GmbH.

How do I buy shares of Golden Ocean Group?

Shares of GOGL 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 Golden Ocean Group's stock price today?

One share of GOGL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.89.

How big of a company is Golden Ocean Group?

Golden Ocean Group has a market capitalization of $979.44 million and generates $460.02 million in revenue each year. The shipping company earns $-2,340,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.02) on an earnings per share basis. Golden Ocean Group employs 32 workers across the globe.

What is Golden Ocean Group's official website?

The official website for Golden Ocean Group is

How can I contact Golden Ocean Group?

Golden Ocean Group's mailing address is Par-la-Ville Place 14 Par-la-Ville Road, HAMILTON D0, HM 08. The shipping company can be reached via phone at 1-441-295-6935 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Golden Ocean Group (NASDAQ GOGL)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  272 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  291 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  563
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Golden Ocean Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GOGL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GOGL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/16/2018 by Staff

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