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NYSE:GSL

Global Ship Lease (GSL) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$20.35
+0.12 (+0.59%)
(As of 02/29/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$20.22
$20.49
50-Day Range
$19.81
$21.72
52-Week Range
$16.80
$21.94
Volume
293,770 shs
Average Volume
525,013 shs
Market Capitalization
$732.40 million
P/E Ratio
2.39
Dividend Yield
7.37%
Price Target
$25.00

Global Ship Lease MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
100.0% Downside
$0.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
3.46% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.73mentions of Global Ship Lease in the last 14 days
Based on 3 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
3.04%
From $8.88 to $9.15 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.

1.68 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

38th out of 116 stocks

Deep Sea Foreign Transportation Of Freight Industry

5th out of 26 stocks


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About Global Ship Lease Stock (NYSE:GSL)

Global Ship Lease, Inc. owns and charters containerships under fixed-rate charters to container shipping companies. As of March 10, 2023, it owned 65 mid-sized and smaller containerships with an aggregate capacity of 342,348 twenty-foot equivalent units. The company was founded in 2007 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.

GSL Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
11/10/2021
Ex-Dividend for 12/4 Dividend
11/22/2023
Dividend Payable
12/04/2023
Ex-Dividend for 3/6 Dividend
2/21/2024
Today
3/01/2024
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
3/04/2024
Dividend Payable
3/06/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Deep sea foreign transportation of freight
Sub-Industry
N/A
Employees
7
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$25.00
High Stock Price Target
$25.00
Low Stock Price Target
$25.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+22.9%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.00
Research Coverage
1 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$292.92 million
Pretax Margin
47.28%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$645.93 million
Cash Flow
$10.02 per share
Book Value
$26.85 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
33,327,000
Market Cap
$732.40 million
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.53
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Georgios Giouroukos Youroukos (Age 59)
    Executive Chairman
  • Mr. Ian J. Webber (Age 66)
    Chief Executive Officer
  • Mr. Anastasios Psaropoulos (Age 46)
    CFO & Treasurer
  • Mr. Thomas A. Lister (Age 54)
    Chief Commercial Officer & Head of ESG
  • Mr. George Giannopoulos
    Head of Internal Audit
  • Ms. Maria Danezi
    Company Secretary














GSL Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Global Ship Lease stock right now?

0 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Global Ship Lease in the last year. There are currently for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "n/a" GSL shares.
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What is Global Ship Lease's stock price target for 2024?

0 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Global Ship Lease's stock. Their GSL share price targets range from $10,000,000.00 to $0.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $0.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 100.0%.
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How have GSL shares performed in 2024?

Global Ship Lease's stock was trading at $19.82 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, GSL shares have increased by 2.7% and is now trading at $20.35.
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Are investors shorting Global Ship Lease?

Global Ship Lease saw a drop in short interest in the month of February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,130,000 shares, a drop of 32.7% from the January 31st total of 1,680,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 497,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.3 days. Currently, 3.5% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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When is Global Ship Lease's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, March 4th 2024.
View our GSL earnings forecast
.

How can I listen to Global Ship Lease's earnings call?

Global Ship Lease will be holding an earnings conference call on Monday, March 4th at 10:30 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Global Ship Lease's earnings last quarter?

Global Ship Lease, Inc. (NYSE:GSL) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 10th. The shipping company reported $1.74 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.95 by $0.79. The shipping company earned $138.57 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $100.04 million. Global Ship Lease had a net margin of 47.28% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 30.42%. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.44 earnings per share.

How often does Global Ship Lease pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Global Ship Lease?

Global Ship Lease declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, February 12th. Investors of record on Thursday, February 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.375 per share on Wednesday, March 6th. This represents a $1.50 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 7.37%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 21st.
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Is Global Ship Lease a good dividend stock?

Global Ship Lease (NYSE:GSL) pays an annual dividend of $1.50 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 7.43%. GSL has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio is 17.65%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, GSL will have a dividend payout ratio of 16.39% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for GSL.

What ETFs hold Global Ship Lease's stock?

ETFs with the largest weight of Global Ship Lease (NYSE:GSL) stock in their portfolio include Roundhill Acquirers Deep Value ETF (DEEP).SonicShares Global Shipping ETF (BOAT).

When did Global Ship Lease's stock split?

Global Ship Lease's stock reverse split on the morning of Monday, March 25th 2019. The 1-8 reverse split was announced on Wednesday, March 20th 2019. The number of shares owned by shareholders was adjusted after the closing bell on Friday, March 22nd 2019. An investor that had 100 shares of stock prior to the reverse split would have 13 shares after the split.

What other stocks do shareholders of Global Ship Lease own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Global Ship Lease investors own include Actinium Pharmaceuticals (ATNM), Energy Transfer (ET), Verastem (VSTM), Capital Product Partners (CPLP), Teekay LNG Partners (TGP), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Mazor Robotics (MZOR), Seanergy Maritime (SHIP), DHT (DHT) and Dorian LPG (LPG).

Who are Global Ship Lease's major shareholders?

Global Ship Lease's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Donald Smith & CO. Inc. (4.35%), Sumitomo Mitsui DS Asset Management Company Ltd (3.03%), Nokomis Capital L.L.C. (2.74%), Foundry Partners LLC (0.84%), Allianz Asset Management GmbH (0.78%) and Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC (0.53%).

How do I buy shares of Global Ship Lease?

Shares of GSL 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:GSL) was last updated on 3/1/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff