NYSE:SFL - Ship Finance International Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$12.29 -0.66 (-5.10 %)
(As of 10/23/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$12.95
Today's Range$12.13 - $12.80
52-Week Range$12.85 - $15.98
Volume84,182 shs
Average Volume691,938 shs
Market Capitalization$1.58 billion
P/E Ratio10.38
Dividend Yield10.89%
Ship Finance International Limited owns and operates vessels and offshore related assets primarily in Bermuda, Cyprus, Malta, Liberia, Norway, the United Kingdom, and the Marshall Islands. It is also involved in the charter, purchase, and sale of assets. In addition, the company operates in various sectors of the shipping and offshore industry, including oil transportation, dry bulk shipments, chemical transportation, oil product transportation, container transportation, car transportation, drilling rigs, and offshore supply vessels. As of August 22, 2018, it had a fleet of approximately 80 vessels, including tankers, bulkers, container vessels, and offshore assets. The company was founded in 2003 and is based in Hamilton, Bermuda.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Deep sea foreign transportation of freight
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Storage & Transportation
Current SymbolNYSE:SFL
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.95
Current Ratio0.50
Quick Ratio0.49


Trailing P/E Ratio10.38
Forward P/E Ratio11.07
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$380.88 million
Price / Sales3.96
Cash Flow$1.9759 per share
Price / Cash6.22
Book Value$11.77 per share
Price / Book1.04


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.19
Net Income$101.20 million
Net Margins23.55%
Return on Equity9.40%
Return on Assets3.54%


Outstanding Shares122,610,000
Market Cap$1.58 billion

Ship Finance International (NYSE:SFL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ship Finance International's stock symbol?

Ship Finance International trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SFL."

How often does Ship Finance International pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Ship Finance International?

Ship Finance International declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 22nd. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 14th will be given a dividend of $0.35 per share on Thursday, September 27th. This represents a $1.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 11.34%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 13th. View Ship Finance International's Dividend History.

How were Ship Finance International's earnings last quarter?

Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) released its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 22nd. The shipping company reported $0.36 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.26 by $0.10. The shipping company had revenue of $96.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $101.65 million. Ship Finance International had a net margin of 23.55% and a return on equity of 9.40%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.35 EPS. View Ship Finance International's Earnings History.

When is Ship Finance International's next earnings date?

Ship Finance International is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 28th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Ship Finance International.

What price target have analysts set for SFL?

5 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Ship Finance International's stock. Their predictions range from $14.50 to $18.00. On average, they expect Ship Finance International's stock price to reach $15.8333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 28.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Ship Finance International.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Ship Finance International?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ship Finance International in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Ship Finance International.

Who are some of Ship Finance International's key competitors?

Who are Ship Finance International's key executives?

Ship Finance International's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Harald Gurvin, Principal Financial Officer (Age 43)
  • Mr. Ole Bjarte Hjertaker, Chief Exec. Officer of Ship Fin. Management AS (Age 51)
  • Ms. Georgina E. Sousa, Sec. (Age 67)
  • Mr. Trym Otto Sjølie, Chief Operating Officer
  • Mrs. Thecla Panagides, Chief Accounting Officer

Who are Ship Finance International's major shareholders?

Ship Finance International's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Advisors Capital Management LLC (0.14%), LVM Capital Management Ltd. MI (0.12%) and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.06%).

Which institutional investors are selling Ship Finance International stock?

SFL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including LVM Capital Management Ltd. MI and Advisors Capital Management LLC.

Which institutional investors are buying Ship Finance International stock?

SFL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nisa Investment Advisors LLC.

How do I buy shares of Ship Finance International?

Shares of SFL 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 Ship Finance International's stock price today?

One share of SFL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.35.

How big of a company is Ship Finance International?

Ship Finance International has a market capitalization of $1.58 billion and generates $380.88 million in revenue each year. The shipping company earns $101.20 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.19 on an earnings per share basis. Ship Finance International employs 11 workers across the globe.

What is Ship Finance International's official website?

The official website for Ship Finance International is http://www.shipfinance.bm.

How can I contact Ship Finance International?

Ship Finance International's mailing address is 14 PAR-LA-VILLE ROAD, HAMILTON D0, HM 08. The shipping company can be reached via phone at 1-441-295-9500 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Ship Finance International (NYSE SFL)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  171 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  231 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  402
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Ship Finance International and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SFL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SFL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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