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DOW   33,212.96
QQQ   309.10
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Genco Shipping & Trading (GNK) Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.04 (-0.16%)
(As of 05/27/2022 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
1.25 million shs
Average Volume
1.07 million shs
Market Capitalization
$1.06 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Genco Shipping & Trading

Genco Shipping & Trading Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the ocean transportation of dry bulk cargoes worldwide. The company owns and operates dry bulk carrier vessels to transports iron ore, coal, grains, steel products, and other dry-bulk cargoes. It charters its vessels primarily to trading houses, including commodities traders; producers; and government-owned entities. As of December 31, 2021, the company fleet consisted of 44 dry bulk carriers, including 17 Capesize, 15 Ultramax, and 12 Supramax with an aggregate capacity of approximately 4,636,000 deadweight tons. Genco Shipping & Trading Limited was incorporated in 2004 and is headquartered in New York, New York.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Deep sea foreign transportation of freight
Previous Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$547.13 million
Cash Flow
$6.46 per share
Book Value
$22.19 per share


Net Income
$182.01 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$1.06 billion
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 3/17 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Ex-Dividend for 5/24 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

2.77 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

20th out of 172 stocks

Deep Sea Foreign Transportation Of Freight Industry

6th out of 45 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 4.3Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Genco Shipping & Trading (NYSE:GNK) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Genco Shipping & Trading a buy right now?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Genco Shipping & Trading in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Genco Shipping & Trading stock.
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Are investors shorting Genco Shipping & Trading?

Genco Shipping & Trading saw a drop in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 1,310,000 shares, a drop of 19.1% from the April 15th total of 1,620,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,180,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.1 days. Currently, 3.2% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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When is Genco Shipping & Trading's next earnings date?

Genco Shipping & Trading is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 3rd 2022.
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How were Genco Shipping & Trading's earnings last quarter?

Genco Shipping & Trading Limited (NYSE:GNK) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 3rd. The shipping company reported $1.44 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.32 by $0.12. The shipping company earned $117.46 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $103.41 million. Genco Shipping & Trading had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 25.50% and a net margin of 37.21%. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.03 EPS.
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How often does Genco Shipping & Trading pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Genco Shipping & Trading?

Genco Shipping & Trading declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 4th. Investors of record on Monday, May 16th will be given a dividend of $0.79 per share on Tuesday, May 24th. This represents a $3.16 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 12.55%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 13th. This is an increase from Genco Shipping & Trading's previous quarterly dividend of $0.67.
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Is Genco Shipping & Trading a good dividend stock?

Genco Shipping & Trading pays an annual dividend of $3.16 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 12.53%. GNK has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. Genco Shipping & Trading has been increasing its dividend for 2 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Genco Shipping & Trading is 60.89%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Genco Shipping & Trading will have a dividend payout ratio of 71.66% next year. This indicates that Genco Shipping & Trading will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for GNK?

3 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Genco Shipping & Trading's stock. Their forecasts range from $26.00 to $31.00. On average, they anticipate Genco Shipping & Trading's stock price to reach $28.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 12.2% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Genco Shipping & Trading's key executives?
Genco Shipping & Trading's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. John C. Wobensmith, CEO, Pres, Sec. & Director (Age 52, Pay $1.72M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Apostolos Zafolias, CFO & Exec. VP of Fin. (Age 43, Pay $804.39k)
  • Captain Robert E. Hughes, Chief Operations Officer (Age 47, Pay $521.12k)
  • Mr. Joseph Adamo, Chief Accounting Officer, Controller & Treasurer (Age 60, Pay $479.86k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Ivo Kempenaer, VP, Commercial Director & Head of Major Bulks
  • Mr. Peter Allen C.F.A., Sr. VP of Strategy & Fin.
What is Nick Mackenzie's approval rating as Genco Shipping & Trading's CEO?

89 employees have rated Genco Shipping & Trading CEO Nick Mackenzie on Glassdoor.com. Nick Mackenzie has an approval rating of 83% among Genco Shipping & Trading's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Genco Shipping & Trading own?
What is Genco Shipping & Trading's stock symbol?

Genco Shipping & Trading trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GNK."

Who are Genco Shipping & Trading's major shareholders?

Genco Shipping & Trading's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (5.51%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.55%), State Street Corp (3.63%), Loomis Sayles & Co. L P (2.36%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.11%) and Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership (1.64%). Company insiders that own Genco Shipping & Trading stock include Apollo Management Holdings Gp,, Apostolos Zafolias, Cayman Gp Ltd Ccp II, John C Wobensmith, Joseph Adamo, Robert E Hughes and Strategic Value Partners, Llc.
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Which major investors are selling Genco Shipping & Trading stock?

GNK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd, BlackRock Inc., Simplex Trading LLC, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, PEAK6 Investments LLC, and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold Genco Shipping & Trading company stock in the last year include Apostolos Zafolias, Cayman Gp Ltd Ccp II, John C Wobensmith, Joseph Adamo, and Robert E Hughes.
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Which major investors are buying Genco Shipping & Trading stock?

GNK stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, Victory Capital Management Inc., Invesco Ltd., Teacher Retirement System of Texas, Gratus Capital LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., and Renaissance Technologies LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Genco Shipping & Trading?

Shares of GNK 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 Genco Shipping & Trading's stock price today?

One share of GNK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.18.

How much money does Genco Shipping & Trading make?

Genco Shipping & Trading has a market capitalization of $1.06 billion and generates $547.13 million in revenue each year. The shipping company earns $182.01 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.19 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Genco Shipping & Trading have?

Genco Shipping & Trading employs 1,027 workers across the globe.

What is Genco Shipping & Trading's official website?

The official website for Genco Shipping & Trading is www.gencoshipping.com.

How can I contact Genco Shipping & Trading?

Genco Shipping & Trading's mailing address is 299 Park Avenue 12th Floor, NEW YORK NY, 10171. The shipping company can be reached via phone at (646) 443-8550, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 646-443-8551.

This page was last updated on 5/28/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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