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: Shipping
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:SBLK
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.starbulk.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $502.25 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 61,027,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $9.49
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $8.21
  • 52 Week Range: $2.61 - $13.40
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -74.82
  • P/E Growth: 0.56
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $240.67 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.09
  • Book Value: $17.61 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.47
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $36.61 million
  • Net Margins: -193.75%
  • Return on Equity: -10.82%
  • Return on Assets: -5.61%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.89%
  • Current Ratio: 7.18%
  • Quick Ratio: 4.60%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 685,169 shs.
  • Beta: 2.67
  • Short Ratio: 1.42
 

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) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 24th. The company reported ($0.21) EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.25) by $0.04. The company had revenue of $64.87 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $64.27 million. Star Bulk Carriers Corp. had a negative net margin of 193.75% and a negative return on equity of 10.82%. View Star Bulk Carriers Corp.'s Earnings History.

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 twelve-month price targets for Star Bulk Carriers Corp.'s shares. Their predictions range from $6.50 to $15.00. On average, they anticipate Star Bulk Carriers Corp.'s stock price to reach $11.90 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Star Bulk Carriers Corp..

Are investors shorting Star Bulk Carriers Corp.?

Star Bulk Carriers Corp. saw a increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,887,818 shares, an increase of 35.5% from the April 28th total of 1,393,550 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 620,793 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.0 days. Approximately 3.2% of the company's stock are short sold.

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

Who owns Star Bulk Carriers Corp. stock?

Star Bulk Carriers Corp.'s stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Horseman Capital Management Ltd (1.45%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.91%), Impala Asset Management LLC (0.89%), RBF Capital LLC (0.57%), California Public Employees Retirement System (0.40%) and Driehaus Capital Management LLC (0.34%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Star Bulk Carriers Corp..

Who sold Star Bulk Carriers Corp. stock? Who is selling Star Bulk Carriers Corp. stock?

Star Bulk Carriers Corp.'s stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Goldman Sachs Group Inc., RBF Capital LLC and California Public Employees Retirement System. View Insider Buying and Selling for Star Bulk Carriers Corp..

Who bought Star Bulk Carriers Corp. stock? Who is buying Star Bulk Carriers Corp. stock?

Star Bulk Carriers Corp.'s stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Horseman Capital Management Ltd, Impala Asset Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Driehaus Capital Management LLC, River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP, Royce & Associates LP, Bogle Investment Management L P DE and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Star Bulk Carriers Corp..

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.

How much does a share of Star Bulk Carriers Corp. stock cost?

One share of Star Bulk Carriers Corp. stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.23.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (NASDAQ:SBLK)
Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  174 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  123 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  297
These ratings are a survey of what our community members think about Star Bulk Carriers Corp.. An outperform vote indicates that you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. An underperform vote indicates that you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (NASDAQ:SBLK) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.86)
Consensus Price Target: $11.90 (44.59% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (NASDAQ:SBLK)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/26/2017Seaport Global SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$13.00MediumView Rating Details
5/26/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$13.00HighView 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
2/9/2017Pareto SecuritiesDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
7/19/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$6.50N/AView Rating Details
4/21/2016ABN AmroUpgradeAdd -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
1/7/2016Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/28/2015 forward)

Earnings

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
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)

Estimates

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)

Dividends

Dividend History for Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (NASDAQ:SBLK)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (NASDAQ:SBLK)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (NASDAQ:SBLK)
Latest Headlines for Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (NASDAQ:SBLK)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoStar Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) Short Interest Update
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 28 at 7:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStar Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) Given "Buy" Rating at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 10:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStar Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) Rating Increased to Buy at Seaport Global Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 9:25 AM
nasdaq.com logoShould Star Bulk Carriers (SBLK) Be On Your Radar Now? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 26 at 6:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: Star Bulk Carriers Corp. to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - May 26 at 6:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of SBLK earnings conference call or presentation 25-May-17 3:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 26 at 6:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStar Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) Issues Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.04 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 25 at 9:28 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Star Bulk Carriers Q1 adjusted loss per share $0.21
www.reuters.com - May 24 at 8:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStar Bulk Carriers Corp. Reports Financial Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 8:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStar Bulk Carriers reports 1Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 8:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoShould Star Bulk Carriers (SBLK) Be On Your Radar Now?
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 9:38 AM
nasdaq.com logoFriday Sector Leaders: Shipping, Non-Precious Metals & Non-Metallic Mining Stocks
www.nasdaq.com - May 19 at 11:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStar Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 1:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs Management Really to Blame for DryShips Inc.'s Woes?
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 6:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStar Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 13 at 7:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$60.25 Million in Sales Expected for Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 1:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStar Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) Expected to Post Earnings of -$0.22 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 6:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Star Bulk Carriers Stock Sank 20% in April
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 7:05 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStar Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) Getting Very Positive News Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 3:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStar Bulk Announces Date for the Release of First Quarter Ended March 31, 2017 Results, Conference Call and Webcast
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 5:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStar Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) Receiving Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 6:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo-$0.22 Earnings Per Share Expected for Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 12:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Anticipate Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $60.25 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 12:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJefferies Group Weighs in on Star Bulk Carriers Corp.'s Q2 2017 Earnings (SBLK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 10:03 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStar Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) Receiving Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Study Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 7:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStar Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 12:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFavorable News Coverage Unlikely to Impact Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 10:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStar Bulk Carriers Corp. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:SBLK) : April 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 21 at 7:29 PM
prnewswire.com logoHow These Shipping Stocks are Faring? -- Overseas Shipholding, Star Bulk, Kirby, and Golar LNG - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - April 21 at 8:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoStar Bulk Carriers Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SBLK-US : April 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 20 at 7:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo-$0.24 EPS Expected for Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 10:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStar Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, AlphaOne Reports
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 8:31 PM
zacks.com logoSurging Earnings Estimates Signal Good News for Star Bulk Carriers (SBLK)
www.zacks.com - April 17 at 9:09 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJefferies Group LLC Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 7:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStar Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 6:51 PM
seekingalpha.com logoRally time for shipping stocks - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - March 29 at 10:01 PM
streetinsider.com logoUPDATE: Morgan Stanley Upgrades Star Bulk Carriers (SBLK) to Overweight
www.streetinsider.com - March 29 at 8:29 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStar Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 1:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStar Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) Lifted to Overweight at Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 9:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSTAR BULK CARRIERS CORP. Financials
finance.yahoo.com - March 25 at 7:19 PM
nasdaq.com logoTuesday Sector Laggards: Shipping, Non-Precious Metals & Non-Metallic Mining Stocks - Presented by: The Aol. On Network
www.nasdaq.com - March 23 at 8:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoStar Bulk Announces Availability of Its 2016 Annual Report on Form 20-F
finance.yahoo.com - March 22 at 7:35 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStar Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) Sees Large Drop in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 13 at 8:23 AM
seekingalpha.com logoStar Bulk acquires two modern Kamsarmax vessels
seekingalpha.com - March 9 at 8:02 AM
streetinsider.com logoStar Bulk Carriers (SBLK) to Acquire Two Modern Kamsarmax Vessels - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - March 9 at 12:57 AM
streetinsider.com logoStar Bulk Carriers (SBLK) to Acquire Two Modern Kamsarmax Vessels
www.streetinsider.com - March 8 at 7:57 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoStar Bulk Announces the Acquisition of Two Modern Kamsarmax Vessels and the Delivery of One Newcastlemax Vessel
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 8 at 7:57 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo9:01 am Star Bulk Carriers announces the acquisition of 2 Kamsarmax vessels for $30.3 mln in cash and the delivery of one Newcastlemax vessel
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 8 at 7:57 PM
seekingalpha.com logoStar Bulk Carriers Corp. 2018 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - February 24 at 9:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of SBLK earnings conference call or presentation 23-Feb-17 4:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - February 24 at 5:37 AM

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