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Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
What to watch for as China's major political meeting of the year gets underway
Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus is granted bail in a Bangladesh graft case
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Lawyers who successfully argued Musk pay package was illegal seek $5.6 billion in Tesla stock
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Chicago 'mansion' tax to fund homeless services stuck in legal limbo while on the ballot
Sports analytics may be outnumbered when it comes to artificial intelligence
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Head Start preschools aim to fight poverty, but their teachers struggle to make ends meet
South Korean doctors hold massive anti-government rally over medical school recruitment plan
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
What to watch for as China's major political meeting of the year gets underway
Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus is granted bail in a Bangladesh graft case
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Lawyers who successfully argued Musk pay package was illegal seek $5.6 billion in Tesla stock
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Chicago 'mansion' tax to fund homeless services stuck in legal limbo while on the ballot
Sports analytics may be outnumbered when it comes to artificial intelligence
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Head Start preschools aim to fight poverty, but their teachers struggle to make ends meet
South Korean doctors hold massive anti-government rally over medical school recruitment plan
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
What to watch for as China's major political meeting of the year gets underway
Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus is granted bail in a Bangladesh graft case
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Lawyers who successfully argued Musk pay package was illegal seek $5.6 billion in Tesla stock
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Chicago 'mansion' tax to fund homeless services stuck in legal limbo while on the ballot
Sports analytics may be outnumbered when it comes to artificial intelligence
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Head Start preschools aim to fight poverty, but their teachers struggle to make ends meet
South Korean doctors hold massive anti-government rally over medical school recruitment plan
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
What to watch for as China's major political meeting of the year gets underway
Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus is granted bail in a Bangladesh graft case

International Seaways (INSW) Competitors

$53.99
+1.06 (+2.00%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)

INSW vs. GOGL, TNK, GLNG, FLNG, MATX, NAT, KEX, WERN, SKYW, and RXO

Should you be buying International Seaways stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of International Seaways include Golden Ocean Group (GOGL), Teekay Tankers (TNK), Golar LNG (GLNG), FLEX LNG (FLNG), Matson (MATX), Nordic American Tankers (NAT), Kirby (KEX), Werner Enterprises (WERN), SkyWest (SKYW), and RXO (RXO). These companies are all part of the "transportation" sector.

International Seaways vs.

Golden Ocean Group (NASDAQ:GOGL) and International Seaways (NYSE:INSW) are both mid-cap transportation companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, dividends, valuation, media sentiment, analyst recommendations, community ranking, institutional ownership, profitability and earnings.

20.0% of Golden Ocean Group shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 63.1% of International Seaways shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.0% of International Seaways shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

International Seaways has a net margin of 51.92% compared to International Seaways' net margin of 12.68%. Golden Ocean Group's return on equity of 32.56% beat International Seaways' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Golden Ocean Group12.68% 5.91% 3.23%
International Seaways 51.92%32.56%20.18%

Golden Ocean Group has a beta of 1.39, meaning that its share price is 39% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, International Seaways has a beta of -0.05, meaning that its share price is 105% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Golden Ocean Group received 182 more outperform votes than International Seaways when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 60.55% of users gave Golden Ocean Group an outperform vote while only 59.50% of users gave International Seaways an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Golden Ocean GroupOutperform Votes
373
60.55%
Underperform Votes
243
39.45%
International SeawaysOutperform Votes
191
59.50%
Underperform Votes
130
40.50%

Golden Ocean Group currently has a consensus target price of $12.50, suggesting a potential downside of 5.66%. International Seaways has a consensus target price of $58.25, suggesting a potential upside of 7.89%. Given Golden Ocean Group's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe International Seaways is more favorable than Golden Ocean Group.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Golden Ocean Group
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.33
International Seaways
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

Golden Ocean Group pays an annual dividend of $0.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.0%. International Seaways pays an annual dividend of $0.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.9%. Golden Ocean Group pays out 71.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. International Seaways pays out 4.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

Golden Ocean Group has higher earnings, but lower revenue than International Seaways. International Seaways is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Golden Ocean Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Golden Ocean Group$885.77M3.00$461.85M$0.5623.66
International Seaways$1.07B2.46$387.89M$11.254.80

In the previous week, International Seaways had 2 more articles in the media than Golden Ocean Group. MarketBeat recorded 21 mentions for International Seaways and 19 mentions for Golden Ocean Group. Golden Ocean Group's average media sentiment score of 0.85 beat International Seaways' score of 0.64 indicating that International Seaways is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Golden Ocean Group
4 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
4 Neutral mention(s)
4 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
International Seaways
7 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
7 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Summary

International Seaways beats Golden Ocean Group on 13 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.


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Media Sentiment Over Time

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INSW vs. The Competition

MetricInternational SeawaysWater transportation IndustryTransportation SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$2.64B$5.43B$9.40B$17.64B
Dividend Yield0.89%5.60%4.30%3.55%
P/E Ratio4.8021.6714.7421.11
Price / Sales2.465.7024.226.78
Price / Cash5.327.1917.2718.47
Price / Book1.782.892.005.86
Net Income$387.89M$130.06M$697.62M$863.03M
7 Day Performance4.94%2.76%0.31%1.63%
1 Month Performance4.35%2.60%1.01%3.14%
1 Year Performance2.10%17.96%2.04%94.49%

International Seaways Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
GOGL
Golden Ocean Group
1.8039 of 5 stars
$11.96
+3.4%
$10.50
-12.2%
+29.0%$2.40B$1.11B19.6138Dividend Increase
Analyst Report
Short Interest ↑
News Coverage
Gap Up
TNK
Teekay Tankers
3.5115 of 5 stars
$54.61
-1.1%
$71.67
+31.2%
+15.0%$1.86B$1.36B3.671,750Analyst Downgrade
GLNG
Golar LNG
3.4756 of 5 stars
$21.16
+0.0%
$30.50
+44.1%
-7.8%$1.70B$267.74M0.00490Dividend Announcement
Analyst Downgrade
Short Interest ↑
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
FLNG
FLEX LNG
0.5129 of 5 stars
$24.36
-2.1%
$23.00
-5.6%
-27.3%$1.30B$371.02M10.929Analyst Downgrade
Gap Down
MATX
Matson
4.1246 of 5 stars
$112.83
-0.6%
$111.67
-1.0%
+66.3%$3.97B$3.09B13.464,288Positive News
NAT
Nordic American Tankers
4.1124 of 5 stars
$4.09
flat
$6.00
+46.9%
-7.6%$852.95M$168.82M7.2918Earnings Report
Dividend Increase
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
KEX
Kirby
2.9786 of 5 stars
$87.32
-0.7%
$98.33
+12.6%
+18.1%$5.11B$3.09B23.475,450Insider Selling
Short Interest ↑
Analyst Revision
WERN
Werner Enterprises
4.7051 of 5 stars
$40.47
+0.9%
$44.92
+11.0%
-17.2%$2.57B$3.28B22.9910,249Analyst Upgrade
SKYW
SkyWest
3.1828 of 5 stars
$61.56
+0.8%
$56.00
-9.0%
+215.6%$2.48B$2.94B70.7613,121
RXO
RXO
1.9632 of 5 stars
$20.90
-2.3%
$20.14
-3.7%
+1.1%$2.45B$3.93B522.638,432Positive News

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This page (NYSE:INSW) was last updated on 3/3/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff