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Global Ship Lease Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.80 (-5.10 %)
(As of 01/21/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $14.90
50-Day Range
MA: $12.34
52-Week Range
Now: $14.90
Volume285,558 shs
Average Volume332,486 shs
Market Capitalization$264.34 million
P/E Ratio13.19
Dividend YieldN/A
Global Ship Lease, Inc. owns and charters containerships of various sizes under fixed-rate charters to container shipping companies. As of March 31, 2020, it owned 45 containerships with an aggregate capacity of 248,968 twenty-foot equivalent units. The company is based in London, the United Kingdom.
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Overall MarketRank

1.60 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

60th out of 238 stocks

Deep Sea Foreign Transportation Of Freight Industry

15th out of 52 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 2.0Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Deep sea foreign transportation of freight



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$261.10 million
Cash Flow$4.72 per share
Book Value$23.15 per share


Net Income$39.84 million


Market Cap$264.34 million
Next Earnings Date3/4/2021 (Estimated)
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(As of 01/21/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Global Ship Lease (NYSE:GSL) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Global Ship Lease's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Global Ship Lease's stock was trading at $4.48 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, GSL shares have increased by 232.6% and is now trading at $14.90.
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Is Global Ship Lease a buy right now?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Global Ship Lease in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Global Ship Lease stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Global Ship Lease?

Wall Street analysts have given Global Ship Lease a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Global Ship Lease wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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What is Larry J. Merlo's approval rating as Global Ship Lease's CEO?

6,978 employees have rated Global Ship Lease CEO Larry J. Merlo on Glassdoor.com. Larry J. Merlo has an approval rating of 37% among Global Ship Lease's employees. This puts Larry J. Merlo in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

When is Global Ship Lease's next earnings date?

Global Ship Lease is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 4th 2021.
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How were Global Ship Lease's earnings last quarter?

Global Ship Lease, Inc. (NYSE:GSL) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November, 10th. The shipping company reported $0.44 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.37 by $0.07. The shipping company had revenue of $70.52 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $69.25 million. Global Ship Lease had a return on equity of 11.79% and a net margin of 13.66%.
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When did Global Ship Lease's stock split? How did Global Ship Lease's stock split work?

Shares of Global Ship Lease 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 market closes on Friday, March 22nd 2019. An investor that had 100 shares of Global Ship Lease stock prior to the reverse split would have 13 shares after the split.

What price target have analysts set for GSL?

1 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Global Ship Lease's stock. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $20.00. On average, they anticipate Global Ship Lease's share price to reach $20.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 34.2% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Global Ship Lease?

Global Ship Lease saw a decline in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 4,000 shares, a decline of 40.3% from the December 15th total of 6,700 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 69,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.1 days. Approximately 0.0% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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Who are some of Global Ship Lease's key competitors?

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 key executives?

Global Ship Lease's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Georgios Giouroukos Youroukos, Exec. Chairman (Age 56)
  • Mr. Ian J. Webber, Chief Exec. Officer (Age 63)
  • Mr. Anastasios Psaropoulos, CFO & Treasurer (Age 43)
  • Mr. Thomas A. Lister, Chief Commercial Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. George Giannopoulos, Head of Internal Audit
  • Ms. Maria Danezi, Company Sec.

What is Global Ship Lease's stock symbol?

Global Ship Lease trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GSL."

How do I buy shares of Global Ship Lease?

Shares of GSL 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.

What is Global Ship Lease's stock price today?

One share of GSL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.90.

How big of a company is Global Ship Lease?

Global Ship Lease has a market capitalization of $264.34 million and generates $261.10 million in revenue each year. The shipping company earns $39.84 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.51 on an earnings per share basis. Global Ship Lease employs 7 workers across the globe.

What is Global Ship Lease's official website?

The official website for Global Ship Lease is www.globalshiplease.com.

How can I contact Global Ship Lease?

Global Ship Lease's mailing address is TRUST COMPANY COMPLEX AJELTAKE ROAD AJELTAKE ISLAND, MAJURO 1T, SW1V 1LW. The shipping company can be reached via phone at 44-0-20-3998-0060 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 1/22/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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