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Diana Shipping Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.13 (+3.48 %)
(As of 05/17/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume1.05 million shs
Average Volume1.06 million shs
Market Capitalization$354.24 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
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About Diana Shipping

Diana Shipping Inc. provides shipping transportation services. The company transports a range of dry bulk cargoes, including commodities, such as iron ore, coal, grain, and other materials in shipping routes worldwide. As of March 11, 2021, it operated a fleet of 37 dry bulk vessels, including 4 Newcastlemax, 12 Capesize, 5 Post-Panamax, 5 Kamsarmax, and 11 Panamax), as well as one Panamax dry bulk vessel. The company was formerly known as Diana Shipping Investments Corp. and changed its name to Diana Shipping Inc. in February 2005. Diana Shipping Inc. was incorporated in 1999 and is based in Athens, Greece.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Deep sea foreign transportation of freight
Year FoundedN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$220.73 million
Cash Flow$1.09 per share
Book Value$6.25 per share


Net Income$-10,530,000.00




Market Cap$354.24 million
Next Earnings Date5/21/2021 (Confirmed)


Overall MarketRank

0.89 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

145th out of 239 stocks

Deep Sea Foreign Transportation Of Freight Industry

34th out of 52 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 1.9Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Diana Shipping (NYSE:DSX) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Diana Shipping a buy right now?

5 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Diana Shipping in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Diana Shipping stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Diana Shipping?

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Are investors shorting Diana Shipping?

Diana Shipping saw a increase in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 765,700 shares, an increase of 35.8% from the March 15th total of 563,800 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,050,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.7 days. Approximately 1.2% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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When is Diana Shipping's next earnings date?

Diana Shipping is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, May 21st 2021.
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How can I listen to Diana Shipping's earnings call?

Diana Shipping will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, May 21st at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Diana Shipping's earnings last quarter?

Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE:DSX) announced its quarterly earnings data on Sunday, February, 21st. The shipping company reported ($0.07) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.06) by $0.01. The shipping company earned $39.64 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $40.74 million. Diana Shipping had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 5.63% and a negative net margin of 78.81%.
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How has Diana Shipping's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Diana Shipping's stock was trading at $1.85 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, DSX shares have increased by 109.2% and is now trading at $3.87.
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What price target have analysts set for DSX?

5 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Diana Shipping's shares. Their forecasts range from $3.00 to $5.00. On average, they expect Diana Shipping's share price to reach $4.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 3.4% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Diana Shipping's key executives?

Diana Shipping's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Semiramis Paliou, CEO & Director (Age 46)
  • Mr. Anastasios C. Margaronis, Pres & Director (Age 65)
  • Mr. Eleftherios A. Papatrifon, Chief Operating Officer (Age 50)
  • Ms. Maria Dede, Chief Accounting Officer (Age 48)
  • Mr. Ioannis G. Zafirakis, CFO, Chief Strategy Officer, Treasurer, Sec. & Director (Age 49)

What is Simeon P. Palios' approval rating as Diana Shipping's CEO?

2 employees have rated Diana Shipping CEO Simeon P. Palios on Simeon P. Palios has an approval rating of 100% among Diana Shipping's employees. This puts Simeon P. Palios in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of Diana Shipping's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Diana Shipping own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Diana Shipping investors own include SFL (SFL), Navios Maritime Partners (NMM), AT&T (T), Star Bulk Carriers (SBLK), Safe Bulkers (SB), General Electric (GE), Bank of America (BAC), Pfizer (PFE), Energy Transfer (ET) and Apollo Investment (AINV).

What is Diana Shipping's stock symbol?

Diana Shipping trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "DSX."

Who are Diana Shipping's major shareholders?

Diana Shipping's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Hosking Partners LLP (6.02%), Kopernik Global Investors LLC (2.60%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.69%), Royce & Associates LP (1.52%), Stifel Financial Corp (1.52%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (1.39%).

Which institutional investors are selling Diana Shipping stock?

DSX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Kopernik Global Investors LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Sei Investments Co., Hosking Partners LLP, Ruffer LLP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, UBS Group AG, and BlackRock Inc..

Which institutional investors are buying Diana Shipping stock?

DSX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP, Stifel Financial Corp, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Barclays PLC, Walleye Capital LLC, and Occudo Quantitative Strategies LP.

How do I buy shares of Diana Shipping?

Shares of DSX 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 Diana Shipping's stock price today?

One share of DSX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.87.

How much money does Diana Shipping make?

Diana Shipping has a market capitalization of $354.24 million and generates $220.73 million in revenue each year. The shipping company earns $-10,530,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.06 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Diana Shipping have?

Diana Shipping employs 918 workers across the globe.

What is Diana Shipping's official website?

The official website for Diana Shipping is

Where are Diana Shipping's headquarters?

Diana Shipping is headquartered at 175 64 PALAIO FALIRO, ATHENS J3, 175 64.

How can I contact Diana Shipping?

Diana Shipping's mailing address is 175 64 PALAIO FALIRO, ATHENS J3, 175 64. The shipping company can be reached via phone at 30-210-947-0100 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 5/18/2021 by Staff
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