Global Ship Lease Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.87 (+5.18 %)
(As of 07/29/2021 03:14 PM ET)
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Volume15,145 shs
Average Volume558,002 shs
Market Capitalization$640.39 million
P/E Ratio13.27
Dividend Yield6.12%
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About Global Ship Lease

Global Ship Lease, Inc. owns and charters containerships of various sizes under fixed-rate charters to container shipping companies. As of March 10, 2021, it owned 43 mid-sized and smaller containerships with an aggregate capacity of 245,280 twenty-foot equivalent units. The company is based in London, the United Kingdom.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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Overall MarketRank

2.76 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

12th out of 258 stocks

Deep Sea Foreign Transportation Of Freight Industry

3rd out of 55 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 3.0Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Global Ship Lease (NYSE:GSL) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Global Ship Lease a buy right now?

3 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Global Ship Lease in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research 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 buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Global Ship Lease wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Global Ship Lease?

Global Ship Lease saw a decrease in short interest in July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 277,000 shares, a decrease of 35.5% from the June 30th total of 429,700 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 587,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.5 days. Currently, 1.1% of the company's stock are short sold.
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When is Global Ship Lease's next earnings date?

Global Ship Lease is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 5th 2021.
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How were Global Ship Lease's earnings last quarter?

Global Ship Lease, Inc. (NYSE:GSL) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 12th. The shipping company reported $0.55 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.49 by $0.06. The shipping company earned $72.98 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $70.77 million. Global Ship Lease had a net margin of 16.05% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 12.97%.
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How has Global Ship Lease's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Global Ship Lease's stock was trading at $4.48 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, GSL stock has increased by 294.6% and is now trading at $17.68.
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How often does Global Ship Lease pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Global Ship Lease?

Global Ship Lease declared a -- dividend on Tuesday, May 11th. Shareholders of record on Monday, May 24th will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Thursday, June 3rd. This represents a yield of 6.18%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 21st.
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Is Global Ship Lease a good dividend stock?

Global Ship Lease pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 6.12%. GSL has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of Global Ship Lease is 53.48%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Global Ship Lease will have a dividend payout ratio of 18.35% next year. This indicates that Global Ship Lease will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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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 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?

3 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Global Ship Lease's shares. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $28.00. On average, they expect Global Ship Lease's share price to reach $25.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 41.4% from the stock's current price.
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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.

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).

What is Global Ship Lease's stock symbol?

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

Who are Global Ship Lease's major shareholders?

Global Ship Lease's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Ahrens Investment Partners LLC (0.13%).

Which institutional investors are selling Global Ship Lease stock?

GSL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ahrens Investment Partners LLC.

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.
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What is Global Ship Lease's stock price today?

One share of GSL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.68.

How much money does Global Ship Lease make?

Global Ship Lease has a market capitalization of $641.48 million and generates $282.81 million in revenue each year. The shipping company earns $41.56 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.87 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Global Ship Lease have?

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.

Where are Global Ship Lease's headquarters?


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 7/29/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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