Diana Shipping (DSX) Competitors

$3.15
-0.01 (-0.32%)
(As of 05/17/2024 ET)

DSX vs. SMHI, HSHP, PANL, CPLP, ESEA, GRIN, GASS, OSG, SHIP, and SB

Should you be buying Diana Shipping stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Diana Shipping include SEACOR Marine (SMHI), Himalaya Shipping (HSHP), Pangaea Logistics Solutions (PANL), Capital Product Partners (CPLP), Euroseas (ESEA), Grindrod Shipping (GRIN), StealthGas (GASS), Overseas Shipholding Group (OSG), Seanergy Maritime (SHIP), and Safe Bulkers (SB). These companies are all part of the "deep sea foreign transportation of freight" industry.

Diana Shipping vs.

Diana Shipping (NYSE:DSX) and SEACOR Marine (NYSE:SMHI) are both small-cap transportation companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their community ranking, valuation, profitability, earnings, risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, media sentiment and dividends.

Diana Shipping has a net margin of 19.02% compared to SEACOR Marine's net margin of -8.19%. Diana Shipping's return on equity of 10.34% beat SEACOR Marine's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Diana Shipping19.02% 10.34% 4.29%
SEACOR Marine -8.19%-6.26%-2.95%

SEACOR Marine has a consensus price target of $17.00, suggesting a potential upside of 28.11%. Given SEACOR Marine's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe SEACOR Marine is more favorable than Diana Shipping.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Diana Shipping
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
SEACOR Marine
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

In the previous week, SEACOR Marine had 2 more articles in the media than Diana Shipping. MarketBeat recorded 3 mentions for SEACOR Marine and 1 mentions for Diana Shipping. Diana Shipping's average media sentiment score of 1.94 beat SEACOR Marine's score of 0.33 indicating that Diana Shipping is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Diana Shipping
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Very Positive
SEACOR Marine
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

48.7% of Diana Shipping shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 59.1% of SEACOR Marine shares are held by institutional investors. 14.6% of SEACOR Marine shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Diana Shipping has a beta of 1.17, suggesting that its stock price is 17% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, SEACOR Marine has a beta of 1.26, suggesting that its stock price is 26% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Diana Shipping has higher earnings, but lower revenue than SEACOR Marine. SEACOR Marine is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Diana Shipping, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Diana Shipping$262.10M1.36$49.84M$0.437.33
SEACOR Marine$279.51M1.31-$9.31M-$0.84-15.80

Diana Shipping received 238 more outperform votes than SEACOR Marine when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 65.06% of users gave SEACOR Marine an outperform vote while only 52.58% of users gave Diana Shipping an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Diana ShippingOutperform Votes
346
52.58%
Underperform Votes
312
47.42%
SEACOR MarineOutperform Votes
108
65.06%
Underperform Votes
58
34.94%

Summary

Diana Shipping beats SEACOR Marine on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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DSX vs. The Competition

MetricDiana ShippingDeep sea foreign transportation of freight IndustryTransportation SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$356.16M$1.13B$10.44B$18.10B
Dividend Yield9.52%4.83%3.65%3.44%
P/E Ratio7.3313.6520.6823.72
Price / Sales1.362.0823.2210.66
Price / Cash3.485.4816.0319.24
Price / Book0.730.962.236.00
Net Income$49.84M$92.07M$668.17M$966.17M
7 Day Performance2.27%5.46%1.84%1.85%
1 Month Performance9.19%15.97%7.69%6.59%
1 Year Performance1.89%52.61%16.82%23.69%

Diana Shipping Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
SMHI
SEACOR Marine
2.507 of 5 stars
$13.15
+2.0%
$17.00
+29.3%
+70.3%$355.76M$281.07M-15.651,256
HSHP
Himalaya Shipping
0 of 5 stars
$8.71
-0.3%
N/A+68.1%$347.27M$36.74M0.002Dividend Increase
Short Interest ↑
PANL
Pangaea Logistics Solutions
4.4576 of 5 stars
$7.90
+1.4%
$10.25
+29.7%
+30.9%$370.04M$499.27M10.39151
CPLP
Capital Product Partners
4.9066 of 5 stars
$15.86
-3.1%
$20.67
+30.3%
+22.8%$326.72M$360.59M6.932,020Short Interest ↓
Positive News
ESEA
Euroseas
2.7835 of 5 stars
$37.81
-1.8%
N/A+94.2%$265.05M$189.36M2.30N/AUpcoming Earnings
GRIN
Grindrod Shipping
0.5227 of 5 stars
$13.57
-1.4%
$12.50
-7.9%
+44.6%$261.22M$387.10M-27.141,015Short Interest ↓
GASS
StealthGas
3.435 of 5 stars
$6.64
+0.6%
$8.00
+20.5%
+146.3%$239.97M$143.53M4.85N/AUpcoming Earnings
Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
Positive News
OSG
Overseas Shipholding Group
2.7082 of 5 stars
$6.69
-0.4%
N/A+76.3%$468.50M$451.87M8.161,078Earnings Report
Insider Selling
News Coverage
SHIP
Seanergy Maritime
2.5279 of 5 stars
$10.74
+3.3%
$12.50
+16.4%
+148.0%$210.89M$110.23M153.4381Dividend Announcement
Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
SB
Safe Bulkers
4.2824 of 5 stars
$5.51
-0.4%
$6.00
+8.9%
+54.7%$588.25M$284.40M8.109

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This page (NYSE:DSX) was last updated on 5/19/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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