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

-0.08 (-1.22 %)
(As of 09/16/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $6.48
50-Day Range
MA: $5.94
52-Week Range
Now: $6.48
Volume15,796 shs
Average Volume249,551 shs
Market Capitalization$930.07 million
P/E Ratio10.83
Dividend Yield6.17%
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 21, 2019, it owned 67 dry bulk vessels, as well as had 10 chartered-in vessels. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$656.07 million
Cash Flow$1.3671 per share
Book Value$10.56 per share


Net Income$84.54 million


Market Cap$930.07 million
Next Earnings Date11/19/2019 (Estimated)

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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 Thursday, August 15th. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 30th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Thursday, September 12th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 6.17%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 29th. This is a boost from Golden Ocean Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.03. 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 shares reverse split before market open 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 closing bell 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 Thursday, August, 15th. The shipping company reported ($0.14) EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.15) by $0.01. The shipping company had revenue of $115.78 million for the quarter. Golden Ocean Group had a return on equity of 2.10% and a net margin of 3.02%. 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 19th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Golden Ocean Group.

What price target have analysts set for GOGL?

2 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Golden Ocean Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $10.00 to $10.00. On average, they anticipate Golden Ocean Group's stock price to reach $10.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 54.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Golden Ocean Group.

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

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Golden Ocean Group in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Golden Ocean Group.

Has Golden Ocean Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about GOGL stock have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news 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 five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Golden Ocean Group earned a news sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the shipping company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Golden Ocean Group.

Are investors shorting Golden Ocean Group?

Golden Ocean Group saw a drop in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 842,800 shares, a drop of 11.1% from the July 31st total of 948,500 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 255,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.3 days. Currently, 0.9% of the company's stock are sold short. View Golden Ocean Group's Current Options Chain.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of Golden Ocean Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Golden Ocean Group investors own include Star Bulk Carriers (SBLK), Blue Ridge Mountain Resources (MHRCQ), Boeing (BA), Scorpio Bulkers (SALT), Eyepoint Pharmaceuticals (EYPT), TSAKOS ENERGY N/SH (TNP), Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), AbbVie (ABBV) and Seadrill (SDRL).

Who are Golden Ocean Group's key executives?

Golden Ocean Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Per Heiberg, Chief Financial Officer of Golden Ocean Management AS (Age 52)
  • Mr. Thomas Semino, Chief Commercial Officer of Golden Ocean Management Asia Pte Ltd (Age 45)
  • Ms. Birgitte Ringstad Vartdal, Chief Exec. Officer of Golden Ocean Management AS (Age 42)
  • Mr. Tord Brath, Head of Global Operations
  • Ms. Georgina E. Sousa, Company Sec. (Age 68)

Who are Golden Ocean Group's major shareholders?

Golden Ocean Group's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Platinum Investment Management Ltd. (2.33%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.28%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (1.12%), Marshall Wace LLP (0.81%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (0.33%) and Royal Bank of Canada (0.14%).

Which major investors are selling Golden Ocean Group stock?

GOGL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Jane Street Group LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN and Northern Trust Corp.

Which major investors are buying Golden Ocean Group stock?

GOGL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Platinum Investment Management Ltd., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Marshall Wace LLP, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Royal Bank of Canada, Marshall Wace North America L.P. and Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC.

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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Golden Ocean Group's stock price today?

One share of GOGL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.48.

How big of a company is Golden Ocean Group?

Golden Ocean Group has a market capitalization of $930.07 million and generates $656.07 million in revenue each year. The shipping company earns $84.54 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.60 on an earnings per share basis. Golden Ocean Group employs 32 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Golden Ocean Group.

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:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  315 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  368 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  683
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 9/16/2019 by Staff

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