As on January 08, 2021, Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX) got off with the flyer as it spiked 16.75% to $2.37. During the day, the stock rose to $2.4501 and sunk to $2.10 before settling in for the price of $2.03 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, DSX posted a 52-week range of $1.25-$3.11.
The company of the Industrials sector’s yearbook sales growth during the past 5- year span was recorded 4.70%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 1.90%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -265.90%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $85.75 million, simultaneously with a float of $65.17 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $181.21 million. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $1.73, while the 200-day Moving Average is $1.57.
It is imperative to bring your focus towards the efficiency factor of the conglomerate that has a total of 1025 employees. It has generated 215,344 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was -10,278. The stock had 40.75 Receivables turnover and 0.20 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +30.66, operating margin was +16.73 and Pretax Margin of -4.06.
Diana Shipping Inc. (DSX) Ownership Facts and Figures
Another important factor to analyze is how key investors are playing towards the stock of the Marine Shipping industry. Diana Shipping Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 17.80%, in contrast to 23.60% institutional ownership.
Diana Shipping Inc. (DSX) Earnings and Revenue Records
If we go through the results of last quarter, which was made public on 9/29/2020, the company posted -$0.09 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, coming under the agreed prediction (set at -$0.08) by -$0.01. This company achieved a net margin of -4.77 while generating a return on equity of -1.76. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of -0.09 per share during the current fiscal year.
Diana Shipping Inc.’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -265.90% and is forecasted to reach -0.13 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 5.00% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 1.90% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Diana Shipping Inc. (DSX). The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.13. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 1.01. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 10.85.
In the same vein, DSX’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded -1.69, a figure that is expected to reach -0.05 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be -0.13 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Diana Shipping Inc. (DSX)
Through scrutinizing the latest numbers posted by the [Diana Shipping Inc., DSX], it can be observed that its last 5-days Average volume of 0.69 million was better the volume of 0.69 million, it posted the year before. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 83.50% While, its Average True Range was 0.13.
Raw Stochastic average of Diana Shipping Inc. (DSX) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 93.04%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 88.22% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 74.33% that was higher than 54.90% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.