Frontline (FRO) Stock Price, News & Analysis

+0.16 (+0.59%)
(As of 05/17/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
752,829 shs
Average Volume
2.04 million shs
Market Capitalization
$6.12 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Frontline MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.67 Rating Score
5.0% Downside
$26.10 Price Target
Short Interest
4.81% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
News Sentiment
1.00mentions of Frontline in the last 14 days
Based on 5 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $3.09 to $2.74 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.

2.13 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

80th out of 117 stocks

Deep Sea Foreign Transportation Of Freight Industry

21st out of 29 stocks

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About Frontline Stock (NYSE:FRO)

Frontline plc, a shipping company, engages in the seaborne transportation of crude oil and oil products worldwide. It owns and operates oil and product tankers. As of December 31, 2022, the company operated a fleet of 70 vessels. It is also involved in the charter, purchase, and sale of vessels. The company was founded in 1985 and is based in Limassol, Cyprus.

FRO Stock Price History

FRO Stock News Headlines

Frontline Benefiting From Red Sea Disruptions
Frontline: Robust Fundamentals And High Returns
Frontline offloads five oldest VLCCs
Frontline: Still A Buy At The High Price
Frontline: Trading At Large Premium To Fleet Value
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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 3/27 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Deep sea foreign transportation of freight
Oil & Gas Storage & Transportation
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

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


Net Income
$656.41 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.83 billion
Cash Flow
$3.71 per share
Book Value
$10.23 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$6.12 billion

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FRO Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Frontline stock right now?

3 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Frontline in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" FRO shares.
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What is Frontline's stock price target for 2024?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Frontline's shares. Their FRO share price targets range from $22.30 to $30.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $26.10 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.0%.
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How have FRO shares performed in 2024?

Frontline's stock was trading at $20.05 at the beginning of the year. Since then, FRO shares have increased by 37.1% and is now trading at $27.4850.
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When is Frontline's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 29th 2024.
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How were Frontline's earnings last quarter?

Frontline plc (NYSE:FRO) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 29th. The shipping company reported $0.46 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.51 by $0.05. The shipping company earned $415 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $280.36 million. Frontline had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 26.00% and a net margin of 35.95%. The business's revenue was down 21.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.97 EPS.

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

Frontline announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 28th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 15th will be given a dividend of $0.37 per share on Wednesday, March 27th. This represents a $1.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.38%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 14th. This is a boost from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.30.
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Is Frontline a good dividend stock?

Frontline (NYSE:FRO) pays an annual dividend of $1.48 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 5.46%. FRO has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The company does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 50.17%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, FRO will have a dividend payout ratio of 54.01% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for FRO.

What ETFs hold Frontline's stock?

ETFs with the largest weight of Frontline (NYSE:FRO) stock in their portfolio include SonicShares Global Shipping ETF (BOAT), Alpha Architect International Quantitative Momentum ETF (IMOM) and Global X MSCI Norway ETF (NORW).

What other stocks do shareholders of Frontline own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Frontline investors own include AT&T (T), DHT (DHT), Energy Transfer (ET), AGNC Investment (AGNC), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Pfizer (PFE), Annaly Capital Management (NLY), Beazer Homes USA (BZH), Ford Motor (F) and Wells Fargo & Company (WFC).

Who are Frontline's major shareholders?

Frontline's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (2.38%), M&G Plc (0.48%), Paradiem LLC (0.16%), Significant Wealth Partners LLC (0.07%), Tidal Investments LLC (0.05%) and Quantbot Technologies LP (0.04%).

How do I buy shares of Frontline?

Shares of FRO 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:FRO) was last updated on 5/18/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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