NASDAQ:SBLK - Star Bulk Carriers Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $8.20 +0.09 (+1.11 %) (As of 02/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$8.20Today's Range$7.75 - $8.2852-Week Range$6.90 - $15.38Volume534,439 shsAverage Volume627,604 shsMarket Capitalization$553.20 millionP/E Ratio7.39Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.64 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Star Bulk Carriers Corp., a shipping company, engages in the ocean transportation of dry bulk cargoes worldwide. Its vessels transport a range of major bulks, including iron ores, coal, and grains, as well as minor bulks, such as bauxite, fertilizers, and steel products. As of October 10, 2018, the company had a fleet of 111 vessels with an aggregate capacity of approximately 12.67 million deadweight ton (dwt), including 17 Newcastlemax, 20 Capesize, 2 Mini Capesize, 7 Post Panamax, 35 Kamsarmax, 2 Panamax, 16 Ultramax, and 12 Supramax vessels. It also provides vessel management services to dry bulk vessels of various sizes. The company was incorporated in 2006 and is based in Maroussi, Greece. Receive SBLK News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for SBLK 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:SBLK Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.starbulk.com Phone011-30-21-0617-8400Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.79 Current Ratio1.59 Quick Ratio1.46Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio7.39 Forward P/E Ratio10.25 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$651.56 million Price / Sales0.85 Cash Flow$1.1469 per share Price / Cash Flow7.15 Book Value$16.96 per share Price / Book0.48Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.11 Net Income$-9,770,000.00 Net Margins9.05% Return on Equity7.65% Return on Assets3.88%Miscellaneous Employees152 Outstanding Shares67,464,000Market Cap$553.20 million OptionableOptionable Star Bulk Carriers (NASDAQ:SBLK) Frequently Asked Questions What is Star Bulk Carriers' stock symbol? Star Bulk Carriers trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SBLK." How were Star Bulk Carriers' earnings last quarter? Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (NASDAQ:SBLK) posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, February, 11th. The shipping company reported $0.33 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.27 by $0.06. The shipping company earned $209.43 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $186.95 million. Star Bulk Carriers had a return on equity of 7.65% and a net margin of 9.05%. View Star Bulk Carriers' Earnings History. When is Star Bulk Carriers' next earnings date? Star Bulk Carriers is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, June 10th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Star Bulk Carriers. What price target have analysts set for SBLK? 6 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Star Bulk Carriers' shares. Their forecasts range from $15.00 to $20.00. On average, they anticipate Star Bulk Carriers' stock price to reach $17.60 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 114.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Star Bulk Carriers. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Star Bulk Carriers? 6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Star Bulk Carriers in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Star Bulk Carriers. Has Star Bulk Carriers been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about SBLK stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Star Bulk Carriers earned a coverage optimism score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage 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. Who are some of Star Bulk Carriers' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Star Bulk Carriers include Ship Finance International (SFL), Euronav (EURN), SEASPAN CORP/SH SH (SSW), Scorpio Tankers (STNG), Frontline (FRO), PAC BASIN SHIPP/ADR (PCFBY), Seacor (CKH), COSTAMARE INC/SH (CMRE), DHT (DHT), Navigator (NVGS), DryShips (DRYS), Teekay (TK), Eagle Bulk Shipping (EGLE), Genco Shipping & Trading (GNK) and Dorian LPG (LPG). Who are Star Bulk Carriers' key executives? Star Bulk Carriers' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Pertos Alexandros Pappas, Founder, CEO & Director (Age 66)Mr. Hamish Norton, Pres (Age 60)Mr. Simos Spyrou, Co-Chief Financial Officer (Age 45)Mr. Christos Begleris, Co-Chief Financial Officer (Age 38)Mr. Nicos Rescos, Chief Operating Officer (Age 47) Who are Star Bulk Carriers' major shareholders? Star Bulk Carriers' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Oaktree Capital Management LP (50.64%), Anchor Bolt Capital LP (1.54%), Horseman Capital Management Ltd (0.54%), Millennium Management LLC (0.54%), RBF Capital LLC (0.49%) and Pendal Group Ltd (0.22%). Which institutional investors are selling Star Bulk Carriers stock? SBLK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including GSA Capital Partners LLP, Millennium Management LLC, Horseman Capital Management Ltd, ClariVest Asset Management LLC, RBF Capital LLC and Mainstay Capital Management LLC ADV. Which institutional investors are buying Star Bulk Carriers stock? SBLK stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oaktree Capital Management LP, Anchor Bolt Capital LP, Pendal Group Ltd, PEAK6 Investments LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Tokio Marine Asset Management Co. Ltd., Two Sigma Advisers LP and Barclays PLC. How do I buy shares of Star Bulk Carriers? Shares of SBLK 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 Star Bulk Carriers' stock price today? One share of SBLK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.20. How big of a company is Star Bulk Carriers? Star Bulk Carriers has a market capitalization of $553.20 million and generates $651.56 million in revenue each year. The shipping company earns $-9,770,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.11 on an earnings per share basis. Star Bulk Carriers employs 152 workers across the globe. What is Star Bulk Carriers' official website? The official website for Star Bulk Carriers is http://www.starbulk.com. How can I contact Star Bulk Carriers? Star Bulk Carriers' mailing address is C/O STAR BULK MANAGEMENT INC. 40 AGIOU KONSTANTINOU STR MAROUSSI, ATHENS J3, 15124. The shipping company can be reached via phone at 011-30-21-0617-8400 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Star Bulk Carriers (NASDAQ SBLK)Community Ranking: 2.9 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 374 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 264 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 638MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Star Bulk Carriers and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SBLK will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SBLK will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is Depreciation?