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NYSE:FROFrontline Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.04 (+0.44 %)
(As of 05/29/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $9.13
50-Day Range
MA: $8.82
52-Week Range
Now: $9.13
Volume4.18 million shs
Average Volume4.86 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.80 billion
P/E Ratio6.81
Dividend Yield17.60%
Frontline Ltd., 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, 2018, the company's fleet consisted of 61 vessels, which included very large crude carrier, Suezmax, and LR2/Aframax tankers with an aggregate capacity of approximately 11.6 million deadweight ton. It is also involved in the charter, purchase, and sale of vessels. The company is based in Hamilton, Bermuda.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.94 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Deep sea foreign transportation of freight
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Storage & Transportation



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$957.32 million
Cash Flow$1.37 per share
Book Value$7.67 per share


Net Income$139.97 million


Market Cap$1.80 billion
Next Earnings Date8/25/2020 (Estimated)

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Frontline (NYSE:FRO) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Frontline's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Frontline's stock was trading at $9.18 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, FRO shares have decreased by 0.5% and is now trading at $9.13. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Frontline?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Frontline in the last year. There are currently 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Frontline.

When is Frontline's next earnings date?

Frontline is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 25th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Frontline.

How were Frontline's earnings last quarter?

Frontline Ltd (NYSE:FRO) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 20th. The shipping company reported $0.91 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.95 by $0.04. The shipping company earned $288.52 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $299.09 million. Frontline had a net margin of 23.46% and a return on equity of 21.63%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.27 EPS. View Frontline's earnings history.

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

Frontline announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 20th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 4th will be paid a dividend of $0.70 per share on Monday, June 22nd. This represents a $2.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 30.67%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, June 3rd. This is a boost from Frontline's previous quarterly dividend of $0.40. View Frontline's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for FRO?

5 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Frontline's stock. Their forecasts range from $9.93 to $18.00. On average, they anticipate Frontline's stock price to reach $12.98 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 42.2% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Frontline.

Has Frontline been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about FRO stock have trended extremely negative on Saturday, according to InfoTrie. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Frontline earned a daily sentiment score of -5.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the shipping company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. View the latest news aboutFrontline.

Are investors shorting Frontline?

Frontline saw a increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 4,780,000 shares, an increase of 10.6% from the April 30th total of 4,320,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 4,480,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.1 days. Currently, 4.9% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Frontline's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Frontline's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Frontline own?

Who are Frontline's key executives?

Frontline's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. John Fredriksen, Chairman & Pres (Age 75)
  • Mr. Robert Hvide Macleod, Principal Exec. Officer & Director (Age 39)
  • Ms. Inger Marie Klemp, Principal Financial Officer (Age 55)

What is Frontline's stock symbol?

Frontline trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "FRO."

Who are Frontline's major shareholders?

Frontline's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Odey Asset Management Group Ltd (1.28%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.04%), Phoenix Holdings Ltd. (0.82%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (0.63%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (0.63%) and Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. (0.40%).

Which institutional investors are selling Frontline stock?

FRO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB publ , Victory Capital Management Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Deutsche Bank AG, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Invesco Ltd., and Morgan Stanley.

Which institutional investors are buying Frontline stock?

FRO stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Phoenix Holdings Ltd., Pictet Asset Management Ltd., Arosa Capital Management LP, Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Hartree Partners LP, Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd., Precept Management LLC, and BlackRock Inc..

How do I buy shares of Frontline?

Shares of FRO can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Frontline's stock price today?

One share of FRO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.13.

How big of a company is Frontline?

Frontline has a market capitalization of $1.80 billion and generates $957.32 million in revenue each year. The shipping company earns $139.97 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.82 on an earnings per share basis. Frontline employs 145 workers across the globe.

What is Frontline's official website?

The official website for Frontline is www.frontline.bm.

How can I contact Frontline?

Frontline's mailing address is PAR-LA-VILLE PLACE 14 PAR-LA-VILLE ROAD, HAMILTON D0, HM 08. The shipping company can be reached via phone at 441-295-6935 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 5/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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