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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

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Financial Strength : 4/10

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1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
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The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 2/10

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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

ASC Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Chuck Royce 1,782,503 sh (+33.07%)
Jeremy Grantham 25,267 sh (+14.37%)
Arnold Schneider 209,095 sh (-1.02%)
Donald Smith 2,417,658 sh (-7.76%)
Jim Simons 154,500 sh (-25.65%)
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Q2 2016

ASC Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Arnold Schneider 290,157 sh (+38.77%)
Donald Smith 2,922,262 sh (+20.87%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Chuck Royce 1,441,313 sh (-19.14%)
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Q3 2016

ASC Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Jim Simons 30,400 sh (New)
Donald Smith 3,323,613 sh (+13.73%)
Arnold Schneider 310,269 sh (+6.93%)
Chuck Royce 1,211,275 sh (-15.96%)
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Q4 2016

ASC Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Arnold Schneider 458,154 sh (+47.66%)
Chuck Royce 1,452,175 sh (+19.89%)
Donald Smith 3,362,272 sh (+1.16%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
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Business Description

Industry: Transportation & Logistics » Shipping & Ports    NAICS: 483111 
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Traded in other countries:A61.Germany,
Ardmore Shipping Corp is engaged in the ocean transportation of petroleum and chemical products in international trade through the ownership and operation of a fleet of tankers.

Ardmore Shipping Corp was incorporated in the Republic of the Marshall Islands on May 14, 2013 as a wholly owned subsidiary of GA Holdings LLC, a limited liability company incorporated in the Marshall Islands. The Company provides seaborne transportation of petroleum products and chemicals through its fleet of tankers. Its initial fleet portfolio consists of 12 vessels, comprised of five MR product tankers and three Eco-mod chemical tankers in operation, plus four Eco-design MR product tanker newbuildings with deliveries expected to begin in January 2014. The Company competes for charters on the basis of price, vessel location, size, age and condition of the vessel, as well as our reputation.

Ratios

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Forward P/E 40.32
ASC's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
95% of the 148 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. ASC: 40.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 5.68
ASC's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
82% of the 952 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 2.51 vs. ASC: 5.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
ASC' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 5.72
Current: 5.68
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5.72
Dividend Payout 1.51
ASC's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
94% of the 507 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 0.38 vs. ASC: 1.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
ASC' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 1.51
Current: 1.51
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1.51
Forward Dividend Yield 9.79
ASC's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
94% of the 909 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 2.56 vs. ASC: 9.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
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Yield on cost (5-Year) 5.68
ASC's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
72% of the 1055 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 3.14 vs. ASC: 5.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
ASC' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 5.72
Current: 5.68
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Valuation & Return

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More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $164.4
EPS (TTM) $ 0.21
Beta1.57
Short Percentage of Float14.63%
52-Week Range $5.00 - 9.96
Shares Outstanding (Mil)33.58

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 142 164
EPS ($) 0.18 0.82
EPS w/o NRI ($) 0.18 0.82
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($) 0.18 0.49
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