Diana Shipping inc. (NYSE: DSX) recently received a number of ratings updates from brokerages and research firms:

  • 7/31/2017 – Diana Shipping inc. was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating. According to Zacks, “Diana Shipping Inc. is a global provider of shipping transportation services. They specialize in transporting dry bulk cargoes, including such commodities as iron ore, coal, grain and other materials along worldwide shipping routes. “
  • 7/30/2017 – Diana Shipping inc. was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating.
  • 7/24/2017 – Diana Shipping inc. was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating.
  • 7/20/2017 – Diana Shipping inc. was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating. According to Zacks, “Diana Shipping Inc. is a global provider of shipping transportation services. They specialize in transporting dry bulk cargoes, including such commodities as iron ore, coal, grain and other materials along worldwide shipping routes. “
  • 7/19/2017 – Diana Shipping inc. had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus. They now have a $5.25 price target on the stock.
  • 7/14/2017 – Diana Shipping inc. was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating.
  • 7/11/2017 – Diana Shipping inc. was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating. They now have a $4.25 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “Diana Shipping Inc. is a global provider of shipping transportation services. They specialize in transporting dry bulk cargoes, including such commodities as iron ore, coal, grain and other materials along worldwide shipping routes. “
  • 7/8/2017 – Diana Shipping inc. was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating.
  • 7/4/2017 – Diana Shipping inc. was upgraded by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co from a “neutral” rating to an “overweight” rating.
  • 6/27/2017 – Diana Shipping inc. was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating. According to Zacks, “Diana Shipping Inc. is a global provider of shipping transportation services. They specialize in transporting dry bulk cargoes, including such commodities as iron ore, coal, grain and other materials along worldwide shipping routes. “
  • 6/19/2017 – Diana Shipping inc. was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating. They now have a $4.00 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “Diana Shipping Inc. is a global provider of shipping transportation services. They specialize in transporting dry bulk cargoes, including such commodities as iron ore, coal, grain and other materials along worldwide shipping routes. “
  • 6/16/2017 – Diana Shipping inc. was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating. According to Zacks, “Diana Shipping Inc. is a global provider of shipping transportation services. They specialize in transporting dry bulk cargoes, including such commodities as iron ore, coal, grain and other materials along worldwide shipping routes. “
  • 6/13/2017 – Diana Shipping inc. was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating.

Shares of Diana Shipping inc. (NYSE:DSX) traded up 1.22% during trading on Tuesday, reaching $4.14. The company had a trading volume of 424,817 shares. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $3.93 and its 200-day moving average price is $4.10. The stock’s market capitalization is $400.30 million. Diana Shipping inc. has a 12 month low of $2.21 and a 12 month high of $6.20.

Diana Shipping inc. (NYSE:DSX) last released its earnings results on Wednesday, July 26th. The shipping company reported ($0.26) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.25) by $0.01. The firm had revenue of $37.75 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $36.21 million. Diana Shipping inc. had a negative return on equity of 14.80% and a negative net margin of 122.29%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 33.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned ($0.41) earnings per share. Equities analysts forecast that Diana Shipping inc. will post ($0.96) earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Diana Shipping Inc is a holding company. The Company is a provider of shipping transportation services. The Company specializes in the ownership of dry bulk vessels. As of February 16, 2017, the Company’s operating fleet consisted of 48 dry bulk carriers, of which 23 were Panamax, four were Kamsarmax, three were Post-Panamax, 14 were Capesize and four were Newcastlemax vessels, having a combined carrying capacity of approximately 5.7 million deadweight tonnage (dwt).

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