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Ardmore Shipping (ASC) Stock Price, News & Analysis

+0.73 (+3.28%)
(As of 05/24/2024 08:49 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
727,200 shs
Average Volume
679,907 shs
Market Capitalization
$933.68 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Ardmore Shipping MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
3.00 Rating Score
6.4% Downside
$21.50 Price Target
Short Interest
2.15% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.92mentions of Ardmore Shipping in the last 14 days
Based on 2 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $3.25 to $2.01 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

3.37 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

56th out of 111 stocks

Deep Sea Foreign Transportation Of Freight Industry

9th out of 27 stocks

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About Ardmore Shipping Stock (NYSE:ASC)

Ardmore Shipping Corporation engages in the seaborne transportation of petroleum products and chemicals worldwide. The company's fleet consists of 22 owned vessels including 21 Eco-design and 1 Eco-mod vessel, and four chartered-in vessels. It serves oil majors, oil companies, oil and chemical traders, chemical companies, and pooling service providers. Ardmore Shipping Corporation was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in Pembroke, Bermuda.

ASC Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 3/15 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 6/14 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Deep sea foreign transportation of freight
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
Low Stock Price Target
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
2 Analysts


Net Income
$116.81 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$395.98 million
Cash Flow
$3.50 per share
Book Value
$13.98 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$933.68 million

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Anthony Gurnee CFA (Age 64)
    Founder, President, CEO & Director
  • Mr. Bart B. Kelleher (Age 48)
    Secretary & CFO
  • Mr. Mark Cameron (Age 58)
    Executive VP & COO
  • Mr. Barry O'Neill
    Director of Accounting
  • Nadia Mather
    Director of Legal
  • Mr. Gernot Ruppelt (Age 43)
    Senior VP & Chief Commercial Officer
  • Ms. Holly S. Cummings
    Head of Commercial (West) Americas
  • Ms. Aideen O'Driscoll (Age 37)
    Senior Vice President & Director of Corporate Services
  • Ashish Malik
    Managing Director of Anglo Ardmore Joint Venture
  • Gerald Tan
    Head of Commercial (East) & GM of Singapore Office

ASC Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Ardmore Shipping stock right now?

2 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ardmore Shipping in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" ASC shares.
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What is Ardmore Shipping's stock price target for 2024?

2 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Ardmore Shipping's stock. Their ASC share price targets range from $21.00 to $22.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $21.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.4%.
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How have ASC shares performed in 2024?

Ardmore Shipping's stock was trading at $14.09 at the beginning of the year. Since then, ASC stock has increased by 63.1% and is now trading at $22.98.
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When is Ardmore Shipping's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 6th 2024.
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How were Ardmore Shipping's earnings last quarter?

Ardmore Shipping Co. (NYSE:ASC) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 8th. The shipping company reported $0.92 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.87 by $0.05. The shipping company earned $106.30 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $72.46 million. Ardmore Shipping had a net margin of 29.15% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 21.06%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 10.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $1.04 earnings per share.

How often does Ardmore Shipping pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Ardmore Shipping?

Ardmore Shipping announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 8th. Investors of record on Friday, May 31st will be given a dividend of $0.31 per share on Friday, June 14th. This represents a $1.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.40%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 31st. This is a boost from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.21.
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Is Ardmore Shipping a good dividend stock?

Ardmore Shipping (NYSE:ASC) pays an annual dividend of $0.84 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.66%. The dividend payout ratio is 32.18%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, ASC will have a dividend payout ratio of 41.79% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for ASC.

What ETFs hold Ardmore Shipping's stock?

ETFs with the largest weight of Ardmore Shipping (NYSE:ASC) stock in their portfolio include SonicShares Global Shipping ETF (BOAT) and iShares US Small Cap Value Factor ETF (SVAL).Invesco Russell 2000 Dynamic Multifactor ETF (OMFS).

What is Nick Beighton's approval rating as Ardmore Shipping's CEO?

415 employees have rated Ardmore Shipping Chief Executive Officer Nick Beighton on Nick Beighton has an approval rating of 55% among the company's employees. This puts Nick Beighton in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Ardmore Shipping own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Ardmore Shipping investors own include Petra Diamonds (PDL), General Electric (GE), Intelsat (I), AT&T (T), Scorpio Tankers (STNG), AMC Entertainment (AMC), Energy Transfer (ET), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Zynga (ZNGA) and Bank of America (BAC).

Who are Ardmore Shipping's major shareholders?

Ardmore Shipping's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Private Management Group Inc. (3.94%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (1.45%), Vanguard Group Inc. (1.33%), Sei Investments Co. (1.22%), Empowered Funds LLC (0.45%) and SG Americas Securities LLC (0.33%).
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How do I buy shares of Ardmore Shipping?

Shares of ASC stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:ASC) was last updated on 5/27/2024 by Staff

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