Star Bulk Carriers Corp. Company Profile (NASDAQ:SBLK)

About Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (NASDAQ:SBLK)

Star Bulk Carriers Corp. logoStar Bulk Carriers Corp. is an international shipping company. The Company owns and operates a fleet of dry bulk carrier vessels. As of December 31, 2016, the Company's fleet included 73 vessels consisting primarily of Newcastlemax and Capesize, as well as Kamsarmax, Ultramax and Supramax vessels with a carrying capacity between 52,055 and 209,537 deadweight tonnage (dwt). The Company's vessels transport a range of bulk commodities, including ores, coal, grains and fertilizers, along shipping routes across the world. The Company's fleet, which emphasizes Capesize vessels, primarily transports minerals from the Americas and Australia to East Asia, particularly China, as well as Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Indonesia and Malaysia. The Company's Supramax vessels carry minerals, grain products and steel between the Americas, Europe, Africa, Australia and Indonesia, and from these areas to China, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, the Philippines and Malaysia.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Transportation
  • Industry: Deep Sea Freight
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:SBLK
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $671.68 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 63,415,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $10.44
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $9.87
  • 52 Week Range: $4.04 - $13.40
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.25
  • P/E Growth: 1.94
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $266.62 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.49
  • Book Value: $16.85 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.62
  • EBITDA: $59.28 million
  • Net Margins: -36.90%
  • Return on Equity: -5.54%
  • Return on Assets: -2.83%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.96%
  • Current Ratio: 6.93%
  • Quick Ratio: 6.93%
  • Average Volume: 573,815 shs.
  • Beta: 2.84
  • Short Ratio: 6.28

Frequently Asked Questions for Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (NASDAQ:SBLK)

What is Star Bulk Carriers Corp.'s stock symbol?

Star Bulk Carriers Corp. trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SBLK."

How were Star Bulk Carriers Corp.'s earnings last quarter?

Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (NASDAQ:SBLK) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 24th. The company reported ($0.21) earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.25) by $0.04. The firm had revenue of $64.87 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $64.27 million. Star Bulk Carriers Corp. had a negative net margin of 36.90% and a negative return on equity of 5.54%. View Star Bulk Carriers Corp.'s Earnings History.

When will Star Bulk Carriers Corp. make its next earnings announcement?

Star Bulk Carriers Corp. is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November, 20th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Star Bulk Carriers Corp..

Where is Star Bulk Carriers Corp.'s stock going? Where will Star Bulk Carriers Corp.'s stock price be in 2017?

7 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Star Bulk Carriers Corp.'s stock. Their predictions range from $11.00 to $15.00. On average, they expect Star Bulk Carriers Corp.'s share price to reach $13.20 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Star Bulk Carriers Corp..

Who are some of Star Bulk Carriers Corp.'s key competitors?

Who are Star Bulk Carriers Corp.'s key executives?

Star Bulk Carriers Corp.'s management team includes the folowing people:

  • Christos Begleris, Co-Chief Financial Officer
  • Simos Spyrou, Co-Chief Financial Officer
  • Nicos Rescos, Chief Operating Officer
  • Zenon Kleopas, Executive Vice President - Technical
  • Petros Alexandros Pappas, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Hamish Norton, President
  • Spyros Capralos, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Nikolaos Karellis, Director
  • Renee Kemp, Director
  • Rajath Shourie, Director

How do I buy Star Bulk Carriers Corp. stock?

Shares of Star Bulk Carriers Corp. can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Star Bulk Carriers Corp.'s stock price today?

One share of Star Bulk Carriers Corp. stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.47.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (NASDAQ SBLK)
Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  214 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  173 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  387
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (NASDAQ:SBLK) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.86)
Consensus Price Target: $13.20 (26.07% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (NASDAQ:SBLK)
Price Target History for Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (NASDAQ:SBLK)
Analysts' Ratings History for Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (NASDAQ:SBLK)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/22/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$11.00N/AView Rating Details
10/19/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$15.00N/AView Rating Details
9/8/2017Pareto SecuritiesUpgradeHold -> BuyLowView Rating Details
5/26/2017Seaport Global SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$11.50 -> $13.00MediumView Rating Details
3/28/2017Morgan StanleyUpgradeUnderweight -> Overweight$3.00 -> $15.00HighView Rating Details
2/21/2017Maxim GroupUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
2/21/2017Deutsche Bank AGUpgradeHold -> Buy$3.50 -> $12.00N/AView Rating Details
7/19/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$6.50N/AView Rating Details
4/21/2016ABN AmroUpgradeAdd -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (NASDAQ:SBLK)
Earnings by Quarter for Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (NASDAQ:SBLK)
Earnings History by Quarter for Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (NASDAQ SBLK)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/20/2017($0.08)N/AView Earnings Details
5/24/2017Q1($0.25)($0.21)$64.27 million$64.87 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/14/2016Q2($0.66)($0.69)$39.45 million$52.65 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/29/2016Q1($1.04)($0.87)$40.22 million$46.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/29/2016Q415($0.12)($0.11)$56.91 million$64.15 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/17/2015Q315($0.09)($0.11)$62.17 million$68.81 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/31/2015Q215($0.16)($0.12)$48.26 million$55.82 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/30/2015Q115($0.20)($0.20)$51.19 million$45.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/19/2015Q414($0.05)($0.06)$54.30 million$65.65 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/2/2014Q3 14($0.05)($0.03)$39.57 million$36.81 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/20/2014Q2 14($0.02)$0.06$20.71 million$24.75 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/29/2014Q114$0.04$0.06$20.39 million$20.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/5/2014Q413$0.04$0.07$18.13 million$16.35 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/26/2013Q3($0.06)$0.13$15.42 million$17.73 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/27/2013Q2 2013($0.05)$0.47$14.71 million$17.38 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/28/2013Q1 2013($0.31)$0.51$17.55 million$18.44 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/30/2012-0.70($0.70)$18.42 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (NASDAQ:SBLK)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($0.87)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172($0.42)($0.26)($0.34)
Q2 20172($0.26)($0.17)($0.22)
Q3 20172($0.26)($0.07)($0.17)
Q4 20172($0.24)($0.05)($0.15)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


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Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) Chart for Sunday, October, 22, 2017

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