Frontline Company Profile (NYSE:FRO)

About Frontline

Frontline logoFrontline Ltd. is a shipping company. The Company is engaged in the seaborne transportation of crude oil and oil products. The Company operates through the tankers segment. The tankers segment includes crude oil tankers and product tankers. The Company operates through subsidiaries and partnerships located in Bermuda, India, the Philippines, Liberia, Norway, the United Kingdom and Singapore. It is also involved in the charter, purchase and sale of vessels. Its fleet consists of approximately 90 vessels, including newbuildings, with an aggregate capacity of approximately 15 million deadweight ton (dwt). It owns various vessel owning and operating subsidiaries. Its operations take place outside of the United States. Its very large crude carriers (VLCCs) are designed for the transportation of crude oil and, due to their size, are primarily used to transport crude oil from the Middle East Gulf to the Far East, Northern Europe, the Caribbean and the Louisiana Offshore Oil Port (LOOP).

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Transportation
  • Industry: Shipping
  • Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Storage & Transportation
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: FRO
  • CUSIP: G3682E12
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $7.25
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $7.69
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $8.04
  • 52-Week Range: $6.80 - $17.05
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 4.75
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 9.29
  • P/E Growth: 1.25
  • Market Cap: $1.13B
  • Outstanding Shares: 156,386,000
  • Beta: 2.53
  • Net Margins: 31.41%
  • Return on Equity: 20.67%
  • Return on Assets: 9.75%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.91%
  • Current Ratio: 1.29%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.29%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Frontline (NYSE:FRO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.38)
Consensus Price Target: $12.75 (75.86% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Frontline (NYSE:FRO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/27/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/26/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight$10.00 -> $7.00View Rating Details
6/17/2016Clarkson CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/31/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
5/4/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuy -> Neutral$23.00 -> $9.00View Rating Details
1/14/2016Nordea Equity ResearchUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
1/13/2016DNB MarketsUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
1/4/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$10.00 -> $15.00View Rating Details
6/1/2015Evercore ISIUpgradeSell -> Hold$10.00 -> $15.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/28/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Frontline (NYSE:FRO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/31/2016Q216$0.27$0.09$167.62 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/31/2016Q116$0.31$0.50$123.56 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/29/2016Q415$0.59$0.37$192.22 million$154.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/24/2015Q315$0.08$0.09$92.32 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/26/2015Q215$0.24$0.11$95.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/29/2015Q115$0.18$0.25ViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2015Q414($0.04)($0.12)$82.73 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/25/2014Q314($0.20)($0.15)$62.36 million$135.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/28/2014Q214($0.27)($0.23)$48.89 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/27/2014Q114($0.01)($0.13)$78.66 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q413($0.19)($0.15)$68.01 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/29/2013Q3($0.47)($0.46)$47.76 million$51.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/28/2013Q213($0.50)($1.54)$47.64 million$121.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/30/2013Q113($0.50)($0.24)$69.40 million$125.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2013Q412($0.54)($0.21)$66.51 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/29/2012-0.63($0.63)$67.95 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/29/2012($0.07)($0.05)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/22/2011($0.69)($0.57)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/26/2011($0.38)($0.45)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/25/2011($0.16)$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2011($0.06)($0.17)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Frontline (NYSE:FRO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.13 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.78 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.41$0.41$0.41
Q2 20161$0.24$0.24$0.24
Q3 20161$0.02$0.02$0.02
Q4 20161$0.19$0.19$0.19
Q1 20171$0.22$0.22$0.22
Q2 20171$0.25$0.25$0.25
Q3 20171$0.27$0.27$0.27
Q4 20171$0.28$0.28$0.28
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Frontline (NYSE:FRO)
Annual Dividend:$0.80
Dividend Yield:11.03%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:70.80% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
102.56% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Frontline (NYSE:FRO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Frontline (NYSE:FRO)
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Frontline (NYSE:FRO) Chart for Wednesday, September, 28, 2016

Last Updated on 9/28/2016 by Staff