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NYSE:LPG

Dorian LPG - LPG Stock Forecast, Price & News

$15.05
+0.26 (+1.76%)
(As of 08/17/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$14.71
$15.15
50-Day Range
$13.92
$17.53
52-Week Range
$10.77
$18.50
Volume
527,010 shs
Average Volume
583,526 shs
Market Capitalization
$604.06 million
P/E Ratio
6.66
Dividend Yield
30.43%
Price Target
$19.50

Dorian LPG MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
29.6% Upside
$19.50 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
4.22% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.24mentions of Dorian LPG in the last 14 days
Based on 6 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$5.28 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
-31.46%
From $0.89 to $0.61 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.89 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

13th out of 125 stocks

Deep Sea Foreign Transportation Of Freight Industry

8th out of 28 stocks

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About Dorian LPG (NYSE:LPG) Stock

Dorian LPG Ltd. is a holding company which engages in the transportation of liquefied petroleum gas. It focus on managing gas carriers and developing customer services. The firm also offers in-house commercial and technical management services to vessels in their fleet and vessels deployed in the Helios Pool. The company was founded on July 1, 2013 and is headquartered in Stamford, CT.

Dorian LPG Price Performance

LPG Stock opened at $14.79 on Wednesday. The company has a market cap of $593.67 million, a PE ratio of 6.54 and a beta of 1.06. The company has a current ratio of 3.21, a quick ratio of 3.18 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.72. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $15.60 and a two-hundred day moving average price of $15.01. Dorian LPG has a 12-month low of $10.77 and a 12-month high of $18.50.

Dorian LPG (NYSE:LPG - Get Rating) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May 26th. The shipping company reported $0.62 earnings per share for the quarter. Dorian LPG had a net margin of 31.56% and a return on equity of 7.85%. The firm had revenue of $79.58 million for the quarter. As a group, research analysts predict that Dorian LPG will post 0.89 EPS for the current year.

Dorian LPG Cuts Dividend

The business also recently announced a Variable dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 2nd. Stockholders of record on Monday, August 15th will be given a $1.00 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 12th. Dorian LPG's payout ratio is 199.12%.

Analysts Set New Price Targets

LPG has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. Clarkson Capital reissued a "buy" rating on shares of Dorian LPG in a research note on Tuesday, June 14th. Jefferies Financial Group assumed coverage on Dorian LPG in a report on Wednesday, July 20th. They issued a "buy" rating and a $20.00 price target for the company.

Insider Activity at Dorian LPG

In other news, Director Thomas Jason Coleman sold 112,240 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, May 31st. The shares were sold at an average price of $17.11, for a total transaction of $1,920,426.40. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 3,000,000 shares of the company's stock, valued at $51,330,000. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. In other news, Director Thomas Jason Coleman sold 112,240 shares of Dorian LPG stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, May 31st. The stock was sold at an average price of $17.11, for a total transaction of $1,920,426.40. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 3,000,000 shares of the company's stock, valued at $51,330,000. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Also, CFO Theodore B. Young sold 10,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Friday, June 3rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $18.00, for a total value of $180,000.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief financial officer now owns 100,576 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,810,368. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last ninety days, insiders have sold 312,240 shares of company stock worth $5,278,876. 24.20% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

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LPG Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 6/2 Dividend
5/13/2022
Last Earnings
5/26/2022
Dividend Payable
6/02/2022
Ex-Dividend for 9/2 Dividend
8/12/2022
Today
8/17/2022
Dividend Payable
9/02/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/02/2022
Fiscal Year End
3/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Deep sea foreign transportation of freight
Sub-Industry
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
602
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$19.50
High Stock Price Forecast
$20.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$19.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+29.6%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.00
Research Coverage
3 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$71.93 million
Pretax Margin
31.56%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$274.22 million
Cash Flow
$3.31 per share
Book Value
$21.04 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
30,424,000
Market Cap
$604.06 million
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.06














LPG Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Dorian LPG stock right now?

3 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Dorian LPG in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" LPG shares.
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What is Dorian LPG's stock price forecast for 2022?

3 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Dorian LPG's shares. Their LPG share price forecasts range from $19.00 to $20.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $19.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 29.6% from the stock's current price.
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How have LPG shares performed in 2022?

Dorian LPG's stock was trading at $12.69 at the start of the year. Since then, LPG shares have increased by 18.6% and is now trading at $15.05.
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Are investors shorting Dorian LPG?

Dorian LPG saw a increase in short interest in July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,450,000 shares, an increase of 21.8% from the June 30th total of 1,190,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 656,800 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.2 days. Approximately 4.2% of the company's stock are short sold.
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When is Dorian LPG's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 2nd 2022.
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How were Dorian LPG's earnings last quarter?

Dorian LPG Ltd. (NYSE:LPG) released its earnings results on Thursday, May, 26th. The shipping company reported $0.62 EPS for the quarter. The shipping company earned $79.58 million during the quarter. Dorian LPG had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 7.85% and a net margin of 31.56%.

How often does Dorian LPG pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Dorian LPG?

Dorian LPG declared a Variable dividend on Wednesday, August 3rd. Stockholders of record on Monday, August 15th will be given a dividend of $1.00 per share on Friday, September 2nd. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 12th.
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Is Dorian LPG a good dividend stock?

Dorian LPG (NYSE:LPG) pays an annual dividend of $4.50 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 30.43%. LPG has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio is 199.12%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, LPG will have a dividend payout ratio of 737.70% in the coming year. This indicates that the company may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for LPG.

What guidance has Dorian LPG issued on next quarter's earnings?

Dorian LPG updated its fourth quarter 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, June, 16th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $77.50 million-$79.50 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $77.43 million.

What other stocks do shareholders of Dorian LPG own?
What is Dorian LPG's stock symbol?

Dorian LPG trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LPG."

Who are Dorian LPG's major shareholders?

Dorian LPG's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Kensico Capital Management Corp (7.04%), Royce & Associates LP (3.65%), State Street Corp (3.20%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.01%), Northern Trust Corp (0.75%) and Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC (0.70%). Insiders that own company stock include Alexander C Hadjipateras, Christina Tan, Group Ltd Bw, John C Hadjipateras, John C Hadjipateras, John Lycouris, Theodore B Young and Thomas Jason Coleman.
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How do I buy shares of Dorian LPG?

Shares of LPG stock 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 Dorian LPG's stock price today?

One share of LPG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.05.

How much money does Dorian LPG make?

Dorian LPG (NYSE:LPG) has a market capitalization of $604.06 million and generates $274.22 million in revenue each year. The shipping company earns $71.93 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.26 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Dorian LPG have?

The company employs 602 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Dorian LPG?

Dorian LPG's mailing address is 27 SIGNAL ROAD, STAMFORD CT, 06902. The official website for the company is www.dorianlpg.com. The shipping company can be reached via phone at (203) 674-9900 or via email at ir@dorianlpg.com.

This page (NYSE:LPG) was last updated on 8/18/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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