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S&P 500   3,818.83
DOW   31,029.31
QQQ   283.80
S&P 500   3,818.83
DOW   31,029.31
QQQ   283.80
S&P 500   3,818.83
DOW   31,029.31
QQQ   283.80

Danaos Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.89 (-1.39%)
(As of 06/29/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
200,828 shs
Average Volume
477,496 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.31 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target
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DAC Stock Forecast (MarketRank)

Overall MarketRank

2.89 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

21st out of 173 stocks

Deep Sea Foreign Transportation Of Freight Industry

6th out of 45 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 3.6Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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About Danaos (NYSE:DAC)

Danaos Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, owns and operates containerships in Australia, Asia, Europe, and the United States. The company offers seaborne transportation services, such as chartering its vessels to liner companies. As of February 28, 2022, it had a fleet of 71 containerships aggregating 436,589 twenty-foot equivalent units in capacity. The company was formerly known as Danaos Holdings Limited and changed its name to Danaos Corporation in October 2005. Danaos Corporation was founded in 1963 and is based in Piraeus, Greece.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Deep sea foreign transportation of freight
Year Founded

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 6/8 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
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Forecasted Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
3 Analysts


Net Income
$1.05 billion
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$689.51 million
Cash Flow
$23.63 per share
Book Value
$100.79 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$1.31 billion
Not Optionable

Danaos Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Danaos stock right now?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Danaos in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" Danaos stock.
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What is Danaos' stock price forecast for 2022?

3 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Danaos' shares. Their DAC stock forecasts range from $90.00 to $125.00. On average, they expect Danaos' stock price to reach $107.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 70.4% from the stock's current price.
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How has Danaos' stock price performed in 2022?

Danaos' stock was trading at $74.65 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, DAC shares have decreased by 15.5% and is now trading at $63.10.
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Are investors shorting Danaos?

Danaos saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totaling 922,400 shares, an increase of 23.2% from the May 15th total of 748,900 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 465,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.0 days. Currently, 8.2% of the company's shares are sold short.
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When is Danaos' next earnings date?

Danaos is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August 1st 2022.
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How were Danaos' earnings last quarter?

Danaos Co. (NYSE:DAC) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, May, 16th. The shipping company reported $11.36 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $6.11 by $5.25. The shipping company had revenue of $229.90 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $212.86 million. Danaos had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 26.55% and a net margin of 138.14%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $2.63 EPS.
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How often does Danaos pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Danaos?

Danaos announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, May 16th. Investors of record on Friday, May 27th will be paid a dividend of $0.75 per share on Wednesday, June 8th. This represents a $3.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.75%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 26th.
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Is Danaos a good dividend stock?

Danaos(NYSE:DAC) pays an annual dividend of $3.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.57%. DAC has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. Danaos does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Danaos is 5.69%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Danaos will have a dividend payout ratio of 10.96% next year. This indicates that Danaos will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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Who are Danaos' key executives?

Danaos' management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. John Coustas, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 66)
  • Mr. Evangelos Chatzis, CFO & Sec. (Age 49)
  • Mr. Iraklis Prokopakis, Sr. VP, COO, Treasurer & Director (Age 71)
  • Mr. Dimitris Vastarouchas, Deputy Chief Operating Officer (Age 54)

What is John Coustas' approval rating as Danaos' CEO?

4 employees have rated Danaos CEO John Coustas on Glassdoor.com. John Coustas has an approval rating of 100% among Danaos' employees. This puts John Coustas in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Danaos own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Danaos investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Energy Transfer (ET), New Residential Investment (NRZ), Capital Product Partners (CPLP), New York Mortgage Trust (NYMT), AT&T (T), Enbridge (ENB), Pfizer (PFE), AbbVie (ABBV) and Preferred Apartment Communities (APTS).

What is Danaos' stock symbol?

Danaos trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "DAC."

How do I buy shares of Danaos?

Shares of DAC 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 Danaos' stock price today?

One share of DAC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $63.10.

How much money does Danaos make?

Danaos (NYSE:DAC) has a market capitalization of $1.31 billion and generates $689.51 million in revenue each year. The shipping company earns $1.05 billion in net income (profit) each year or $52.699990 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Danaos have?

Danaos employs 1,715 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Danaos?

Danaos' mailing address is 14 AKTI KONDYLI, Piraeus J3, 185 45. The official website for Danaos is www.danaos.com. The shipping company can be reached via phone at 302104196480, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 30 210 419 6480.

This page (NYSE:DAC) was last updated on 6/30/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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