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DOW   34,364.50
QQQ   353.30
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Star Bulk Carriers Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.28 (+1.39%)
(As of 01/24/2022 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
3.04 million shs
Average Volume
2.38 million shs
Market Capitalization
$2.08 billion
P/E Ratio
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About Star Bulk Carriers

Star Bulk Carriers Corp. is a holding company, which engages in the provision of seaborne transportation solutions in the dry bulk sector. It ships iron ore, coal and grain, bauxite, fertilizers and steel products. The company was founded by Petros Alexandros Pappas on December 13, 2006 and is headquartered in Athens, Greece.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Deep sea foreign transportation of freight
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$693.24 million
Cash Flow
$1.53 per share
Book Value
$15.61 per share


Net Income
$9.66 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$2.08 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 12/22 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

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Overall MarketRank

2.41 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

48th out of 172 stocks

Deep Sea Foreign Transportation Of Freight Industry

11th out of 45 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 4.8Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Star Bulk Carriers (NASDAQ:SBLK) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Star Bulk Carriers a buy right now?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Star Bulk Carriers in the last twelve months. There are currently 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Star Bulk Carriers stock.
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How has Star Bulk Carriers' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Star Bulk Carriers' stock was trading at $7.37 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, SBLK shares have increased by 176.5% and is now trading at $20.38.
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When is Star Bulk Carriers' next earnings date?

Star Bulk Carriers is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 16th 2022.
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How were Star Bulk Carriers' earnings last quarter?

Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (NASDAQ:SBLK) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November, 16th. The shipping company reported $2.19 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $2.16 by $0.03. The shipping company earned $415.69 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $406.04 million. Star Bulk Carriers had a net margin of 36.65% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 25.33%. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.28 EPS.
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How often does Star Bulk Carriers pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Star Bulk Carriers?

Star Bulk Carriers announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 16th. Investors of record on Friday, December 10th will be given a dividend of $1.25 per share on Wednesday, December 22nd. This represents a $5.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 24.53%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 9th. This is an increase from Star Bulk Carriers's previous quarterly dividend of $0.70.
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Is Star Bulk Carriers a good dividend stock?

Star Bulk Carriers pays an annual dividend of $5.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 24.88%. SBLK has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. Star Bulk Carriers does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Star Bulk Carriers is 124.38%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, Star Bulk Carriers will have a dividend payout ratio of 78.62% in the coming year. This indicates that Star Bulk Carriers may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for SBLK?

5 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Star Bulk Carriers' stock. Their forecasts range from $25.00 to $40.00. On average, they expect Star Bulk Carriers' stock price to reach $33.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 61.9% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Star Bulk Carriers' key executives?

Star Bulk Carriers' management team includes the following people:
  • Petros Alexandros Pappas, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Hamish Norton, President
  • Nicos Rescos, Chief Operating Officer
  • Simos Georgios Spyrou, Co-Chief Financial Officer
  • Christos Begleris, Co-Chief Financial Officer

What other stocks do shareholders of Star Bulk Carriers own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Star Bulk Carriers investors own include Bank of America (BAC), Intelsat (I), Diana Shipping (DSX), Scorpio Tankers (STNG), Eagle Bulk Shipping (EGLE), Micron Technology (MU), OPKO Health (OPK), Fossil Group (FOSL), Golden Ocean Group (GOGL) and Intel (INTC).

What is Star Bulk Carriers' stock symbol?

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

Who are Star Bulk Carriers' major shareholders?

Star Bulk Carriers' stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Gilman Hill Asset Management LLC (0.34%), CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp (0.14%), Sippican Capital Advisors (0.02%), Clear Street Markets LLC (0.00%), Cutler Group LP (0.00%) and Spire Wealth Management (0.00%).

Which institutional investors are selling Star Bulk Carriers stock?

SBLK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including XR Securities LLC, CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp, Cutler Group LP, and Sippican Capital Advisors.

Which institutional investors are buying Star Bulk Carriers stock?

SBLK stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gilman Hill Asset Management LLC, Clear Street Markets LLC, and Spire Wealth Management.

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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Star Bulk Carriers' stock price today?

One share of SBLK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.38.

How much money does Star Bulk Carriers make?

Star Bulk Carriers has a market capitalization of $2.08 billion and generates $693.24 million in revenue each year. The shipping company earns $9.66 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.02 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Star Bulk Carriers have?

Star Bulk Carriers employs 180 workers across the globe.

What is Star Bulk Carriers' official website?

The official website for Star Bulk Carriers is www.starbulk.com.

Where are Star Bulk Carriers' headquarters?

Star Bulk Carriers is headquartered at 40 AGIOU KONSTANTINOU STR MAROUSSI, ATHENS J3, 15124.

How can I contact Star Bulk Carriers?

Star Bulk Carriers' mailing address is 40 AGIOU KONSTANTINOU STR MAROUSSI, ATHENS J3, 15124. The shipping company can be reached via phone at 302106178400, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 30 210 61 78 378.

This page was last updated on 1/25/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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