NYSE:SB - Safe Bulkers Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $1.70 +0.05 (+3.03 %) (As of 05/21/2019 01:14 PM ET)Previous Close$1.65Today's Range$1.68 - $1.7452-Week Range$1.28 - $3.90Volume154,531 shsAverage Volume333,097 shsMarket Capitalization$174.36 millionP/E Ratio10.00Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.73 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Safe Bulkers, Inc. provides marine drybulk transportation services worldwide. It owns and operates drybulk vessels for transporting bulk cargoes primarily coal, grain, and iron ore. As of February 14, 2019, the company had a fleet of 41 drybulk vessels having an average age of 8.5 years; and an aggregate carrying capacity of 3.8 million deadweight tons. Its fleet consisted of 14 Panamax class vessels, 10 Kamsarmax class vessels, 13 post- Panamax class vessels, and 4 Capesize class vessels. The company was founded in 2007 and is based in Monaco. Receive SB News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for SB and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Deep sea foreign transportation of freight Sub-IndustryN/A SectorTransportation Current SymbolNYSE:SB Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIK1434754 Webwww.safebulkers.com Phone30 2111888400Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.16 Current Ratio1.85 Quick Ratio1.78Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio10.00 Forward P/E Ratio15.45 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$193.19 million Price / Sales0.90 Cash Flow$0.8333 per share Price / Cash Flow2.04 Book Value$4.59 per share Price / Book0.37Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.17 Net Income$27.68 million Net Margins14.19% Return on Equity6.30% Return on Assets2.74%Miscellaneous Employees7 Outstanding Shares102,565,000Market Cap$174.36 million Next Earnings Date6/4/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Safe Bulkers (NYSE:SB) Frequently Asked Questions What is Safe Bulkers' stock symbol? Safe Bulkers trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SB." How were Safe Bulkers' earnings last quarter? Safe Bulkers, Inc. (NYSE:SB) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 7th. The shipping company reported $0.05 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.06 by $0.01. The shipping company had revenue of $50.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $48.08 million. Safe Bulkers had a return on equity of 6.30% and a net margin of 14.19%. View Safe Bulkers' Earnings History. When is Safe Bulkers' next earnings date? Safe Bulkers is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, June 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Safe Bulkers. What price target have analysts set for SB? 4 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Safe Bulkers' shares. Their predictions range from $3.50 to $5.00. On average, they anticipate Safe Bulkers' stock price to reach $4.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 147.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Safe Bulkers. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Safe Bulkers? 4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Safe Bulkers in the last year. There are currently 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Safe Bulkers. What are Wall Street analysts saying about Safe Bulkers stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Safe Bulkers stock: 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "SAFE BULKERS is an international provider of marine drybulk transportation services, transporting bulk cargoes, particularly grain, iron ore and coal, along worldwide shipping routes for some of the world's largest consumers of marine drybulk transportation services. " (1/18/2019) 2. Maxim Group analysts commented, "SB will report 2Q18 results after the close on July 25. We are expecting SB to remain in the black with net revenues of $43.5M, up 28% y/y, EBITDA of $24.9M, up 54% y/y and operating EPS of $0.04 vs. ($0.07) in 2Q17." (7/23/2018) Has Safe Bulkers been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about SB stock have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Safe Bulkers earned a coverage optimism score of 1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the shipping company a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is very likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of Safe Bulkers' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Safe Bulkers include COSTAMARE INC/SH (CMRE), Navigator (NVGS), Dorian LPG (LPG), Teekay (TK), Eagle Bulk Shipping (EGLE), Scorpio Bulkers (SALT), DryShips (DRYS), Genco Shipping & Trading (GNK), TSAKOS ENERGY N/SH (TNP), SEACOR Marine (SMHI), Ardmore Shipping (ASC), Danaos (DAC), Capital Product Partners (CPLP), Overseas Shipholding Group (OSG) and Pangaea Logistics Solutions (PANL). What other stocks do shareholders of Safe Bulkers own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Safe Bulkers investors own include Paragon Shipping (PRGNF), Star Bulk Carriers (SBLK), COSTAMARE INC/SH (CMRE), Diana Shipping (DSX), FORTESCUE METAL/S (FSUGY), Chesapeake Energy (chk), Triton International (TRTN), Capital Product Partners (CPLP), Catalyst Pharmaceuticals (CPRX) and Micron Technology (MU). Who are Safe Bulkers' key executives? Safe Bulkers' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Polys Hajioannou, Chairman & CEO (Age 52)Dr. Loukas Barmparis, Pres, Sec. & Director (Age 56)Mr. Konstantinos Adamopoulos, CFO & Director (Age 56)Mr. Ioannis Foteinos, COO & Director (Age 60) Who are Safe Bulkers' major shareholders? Safe Bulkers' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (2.49%), Evermore Global Advisors LLC (0.70%), Marshall Wace LLP (0.39%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (0.35%), Morgan Stanley (0.21%) and Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. (0.15%). Company insiders that own Safe Bulkers stock include Robert Kim Tyler and Robert Morrison. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Safe Bulkers. Which major investors are selling Safe Bulkers stock? SB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Evermore Global Advisors LLC, Marshall Wace LLP, BlackRock Inc., Morgan Stanley, Dupont Capital Management Corp, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC and Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Safe Bulkers. Which major investors are buying Safe Bulkers stock? SB stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Acadian Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Safe Bulkers stock in the last two years include Robert Kim Tyler and Robert Morrison. View Insider Buying and Selling for Safe Bulkers. How do I buy shares of Safe Bulkers? Shares of SB can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Safe Bulkers' stock price today? One share of SB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.72. How big of a company is Safe Bulkers? Safe Bulkers has a market capitalization of $176.41 million and generates $193.19 million in revenue each year. The shipping company earns $27.68 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.17 on an earnings per share basis. Safe Bulkers employs 7 workers across the globe. What is Safe Bulkers' official website? The official website for Safe Bulkers is http://www.safebulkers.com. How can I contact Safe Bulkers? Safe Bulkers' mailing address is 6 Avenue des Citronniers Apt. D11, Monaco O9, 98000. The shipping company can be reached via phone at 30 2111888400 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Safe Bulkers (NYSE SB)Community Ranking: 2.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 297 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 364 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 661MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Safe Bulkers and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SB will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SB will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 5/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How to identify percentage decliners Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.