Global Ship Lease Company Profile (NYSE:GSL)

About Global Ship Lease (NYSE:GSL)

Global Ship Lease logoGlobal Ship Lease, Inc. is a holding company and containership charter owner. The Company's activity consists of the ownership and chartering out of containerships. It owns a fleet of containerships with a range of sizes. Its fleet comprises over 20 containerships, with a combined capacity of over 82,310 twenty-foot equivalent unit (TEU) and a weighted average age of over 11.0 years, and a non-weighted average age of over 11.3 years. Its vessels include CMA CGM Matisse, CMA CGM Utrillo, Delmas Keta, Julie Delmas, Kumasi, Marie Delmas, CMA CGM La Tour, CMA CGM Manet, CMA CGM Alcazar, CMA CGM Chateau d'If, CMA CGM Thalassa, CMA CGM Jamaica, CMA CGM Sambhar and CMA CGM America. Approximately 10 vessels are owned by companies incorporated in Cyprus; over four by companies incorporated in Hong Kong, and approximately one is held by another Marshall Islands company. Its subsidiary, Global Ship Lease Services Limited, provides administrative services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Transportation
  • Industry: Deep Sea Freight
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:GSL
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $67.08 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 54,981,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $1.26
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $1.39
  • 52 Week Range: $1.10 - $4.50
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $163.55 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.47
  • Book Value: $6.11 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.23
  • EBIDTA: $111.41 million
  • Net Margins: -38.90%
  • Return on Equity: 1.62%
  • Return on Assets: 0.72%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.16%
  • Current Ratio: 1.53%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.52%
  • Average Volume: 63,297 shs.
  • Beta: 1.33
  • Short Ratio: 7.59
Frequently Asked Questions for Global Ship Lease (NYSE:GSL)

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

Global Ship Lease declared a dividend on Friday, December 9th. Investors of record on Thursday, December 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.5469 per share on Tuesday, January 3rd. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, December 20th. This is an increase from Global Ship Lease's previous dividend of $0.10. View Global Ship Lease's Dividend History.

How were Global Ship Lease's earnings last quarter?

Global Ship Lease, Inc. (NYSE:GSL) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 2nd. The company reported $0.14 EPS for the quarter. The company earned $39.64 million during the quarter. Global Ship Lease had a negative net margin of 38.90% and a positive return on equity of 1.62%. View Global Ship Lease's Earnings History.

Who are some of Global Ship Lease's key competitors?

Who are Global Ship Lease's key executives?

Global Ship Lease's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Michael S. Gross, Chairman of the Board
  • Ian J. Webber, Chief Executive Officer
  • Thomas A. Lister, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Commercial Officer
  • Vivek Puri, Chief Technical Officer
  • Howard Boyd, Independent Director
  • Angus R. Frew, Independent Director
  • Guy Morel, Independent Director
  • John van de Merwe, Independent Director
  • Alain Wils, Independent Director

How do I buy Global Ship Lease stock?

Shares of Global Ship Lease can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Global Ship Lease's stock price today?

One share of Global Ship Lease stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.41.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Global Ship Lease (NYSE GSL)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  31 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  27 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  58
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Global Ship Lease and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Global Ship Lease (NYSE:GSL) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Global Ship Lease (NYSE:GSL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
11/2/2015Pacific CrestBoost Price TargetBuy$7.00 -> $8.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Global Ship Lease (NYSE:GSL)
Earnings by Quarter for Global Ship Lease (NYSE:GSL)
Earnings History by Quarter for Global Ship Lease (NYSE GSL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/2/20173/31/2017$0.14$39.64 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/7/201712/31/2016$0.17($0.29)$41.00 million$41.43 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$0.11$42.20 million$41.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$0.13$40.99 million$41.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.10$39.60 million$42.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/1/2016Q415$0.08$0.13$43.34 million$44.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$0.02$0.06$39.92 million$42.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215$0.01$0.06$36.02 million$41.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/3/2015Q314($0.03)($0.02)$35.60 million$36.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2014Q214$0.01($0.05)$33.50 million$33.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2014Q1 2014$0.05$0.06$33.37 million$34.04 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/12/2014Q413$0.13$0.17$35.89 million$36.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/14/2013Q3$0.12$0.15$35.81 million$36.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/14/2013Q2 2013$0.12$0.21$36.67 million$35.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2013Q1 2013$0.13$0.15$35.70 million$35.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/14/2012Q312$0.18$38.70 million$39.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Global Ship Lease (NYSE:GSL)

No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by


Current Dividend Information for Global Ship Lease (NYSE:GSL)
Most Recent Dividend:1/3/2017
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Global Ship Lease (NYSE:GSL)

Dividend History by Quarter for Global Ship Lease (NYSE GSL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Global Ship Lease (NYSE:GSL)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by


Headline Trends for Global Ship Lease (NYSE:GSL)
Latest Headlines for Global Ship Lease (NYSE:GSL)
DateHeadline logo Global Ship Lease, Inc. (NYSE:GSL) Receives Average Recommendation of "" from Brokerages - July 18 at 8:24 PM logoGlobal Ship Lease Announces Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Release, Conference Call and Webcast - July 17 at 8:12 PM logoGlobal Ship Lease Suspends Opportunistic Secured Notes Offering - July 8 at 11:12 AM logoBRIEF-Global Ship Lease launches secured notes offering - June 28 at 3:51 AM logoGlobal Ship Lease Launches Secured Notes Offering - June 28 at 3:51 AM logoGlobal Ship Lease (GSL) and StealthGas (GASS) Head-To-Head Comparison - June 23 at 8:44 AM logoSeaspan Corporation (SSW) versus Global Ship Lease (GSL) Head-To-Head Analysis - June 18 at 10:21 PM logoBRIEF-Global Ship Lease engages Clarksons Platou to explore refinancing opportunities - June 12 at 3:43 PM logoGlobal Ship Lease Engages Clarksons Platou Securities to Explore Refinancing Opportunities - June 12 at 3:43 PM logoEdited Transcript of GSL earnings conference call or presentation 2-May-17 2:30pm GMT - May 4 at 12:02 PM logoSomewhat Favorable Media Coverage Very Likely to Affect Global Ship Lease (GSL) Share Price - May 3 at 8:58 PM logoGlobal Ship Lease Inc (GSL) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results - May 3 at 6:44 PM logoBRIEF-Global Ship Lease reports Q1 earnings per share $0.14 - May 3 at 8:53 AM logoGlobal Ship Lease Reports Results for the First Quarter of 2017 - May 2 at 7:26 PM logoGlobal Ship Lease, Inc 2017 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Slides - May 2 at 7:26 PM logoGlobal Ship Lease posts 1Q profit - May 2 at 8:46 AM logoGlobal Ship Lease (GSL) Earning Favorable Press Coverage, Report Shows - April 30 at 1:53 PM logoGlobal Ship Lease (GSL) Receiving Somewhat Critical Media Coverage, Report Finds - April 27 at 5:38 PM logoGlobal Ship Lease (GSL) Earning Very Positive Press Coverage, Report Finds - April 24 at 10:48 AM logoGlobal Ship Lease Announces Results of Excess Cash Flow Offer to Purchase up to $20 Million of First Priority Secured Notes - April 20 at 11:53 AM logoGlobal Ship Lease (GSL) Earns Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.44 - April 19 at 12:35 PM logoGlobal Ship Lease Announces First Quarter 2017 Earnings Release, Conference Call and Webcast - April 18 at 5:07 PM logoGlobal Ship Lease (GSL) Getting Very Favorable Media Coverage, Analysis Finds - April 16 at 8:12 AM logoGlobal Ship Lease, Inc. :GSL-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : April 14, 2017 - April 14 at 9:47 AM logoGlobal Ship Lease (GSL) Earns Daily Media Sentiment Rating of 0.22 - April 13 at 11:40 AM logoGlobal Ship Lease Files its Annual Report on Form 20-F - April 12 at 5:38 PM logoShipping Stocks Sail Away After Morgan Staley Issues Upgrades - March 28 at 5:10 PM logoZacks: Global Ship Lease Inc (GSL) Given Average Rating of "" by Analysts - March 27 at 11:32 AM logoThe 'No Fluff' Shipping Preferred Update - March 14, 2017 - March 14 at 9:50 PM logoGlobal Ship Lease Declares Quarterly Dividend on its 8.75% Series B Cumulative Redeemable Perpetual Preferred Shares - March 10 at 9:04 AM logoEdited Transcript of GSL earnings conference call or presentation 7-Mar-17 1:30pm GMT - March 8 at 6:21 PM logoGlobal Ship Lease, Inc 2016 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Slides - March 7 at 10:24 PM logoGlobal Ship Lease reports 4Q loss - Yahoo Finance - March 7 at 5:19 PM logoQ4 2016 Global Ship Lease Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open - March 7 at 11:21 AM logoGlobal Ship Lease Reports Results for the Fourth Quarter of 2016 - March 7 at 11:21 AM logoTechnical Reports on Shipping Equities -- Teekay Tankers, Diana Containerships, Frontline, and Global Ship Lease - PR Newswire (press release) - February 24 at 10:52 AM logoGlobal Ship Lease Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Earnings Release, Conference Call and Webcast - February 22 at 1:01 PM logoBRIEF-Global Ship Lease appoints Thomas Lister as CFO - February 2 at 6:11 PM logoGlobal Ship Lease Appoints Thomas Lister as Chief Financial Officer - February 2 at 6:11 PM logo8:32 am Global Ship Lease CFO Susan Cook informs Board of desire to step down from the full-time role but remain w/ co in a part-time basis; co appoints Thomas LIster as CFO effective April 1, 2017 - February 2 at 6:11 PM logoTechnical Reports on Shipping Equities -- Frontline, Top Ships, Teekay Offshore Partners, and Global Ship Lease - January 17 at 9:49 AM logoGlobal Ship Lease Preferreds - My No Fluff Thoughts - January 12 at 4:11 AM



Global Ship Lease (GSL) Chart for Monday, July, 24, 2017

This page was last updated on 7/24/2017 by Staff