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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.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 6/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.02
DAC's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
52% of the 1075 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 0.32 vs. DAC: 0.02 )
DAC' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.02

Equity to Asset 0.17
DAC's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
50% of the 1077 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. DAC: 0.17 )
DAC' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.06   Max: 0.49
Current: 0.17

0.06
0.49
Interest Coverage 2.99
DAC's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
60% of the 677 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 5.61 vs. DAC: 2.99 )
DAC' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 1.75   Max: 7.87
Current: 2.99

1.75
7.87
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 0.37
M-Score: -2.60
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

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
5. Predictability Rank•

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 : 5/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 45.55
DAC's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 1088 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 6.66 vs. DAC: 45.55 )
DAC' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 23.95   Max: 55.19
Current: 45.55

23.95
55.19
Net-margin (%) 5.22
DAC's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 1088 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 4.26 vs. DAC: 5.22 )
DAC' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -28.45   Max: 83.16
Current: 5.22

-28.45
83.16
ROE (%) 4.91
DAC's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 1069 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 7.23 vs. DAC: 4.91 )
DAC' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -25.65   Max: 37.96
Current: 4.91

-25.65
37.96
ROA (%) 0.73
DAC's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 1091 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 2.92 vs. DAC: 0.73 )
DAC' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -3.09   Max: 12.78
Current: 0.73

-3.09
12.78
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 6.75
DAC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 1091 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 8.07 vs. DAC: 6.75 )
DAC' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 2.9   Max: 20.29
Current: 6.75

2.9
20.29
Revenue Growth (%) 4.00
DAC's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 974 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. DAC: 4.00 )
DAC' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -7.8   Max: 20.3
Current: 4

-7.8
20.3
EBITDA Growth (%) 126.20
DAC's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
100% of the 871 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 3.00 vs. DAC: 126.20 )
DAC' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -59.3   Max: 126.2
Current: 126.2

-59.3
126.2
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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

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Q4 2013

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Q1 2014

DAC Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jim Simons 93,100 sh (+63.62%)
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Q2 2014

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Ratios

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history
P/E(ttm) 18.60
DAC's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
78% of the 1123 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 22.80 vs. DAC: 18.60 )
DAC' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 1.27   Max: 34.72
Current: 18.6

1.27
34.72
P/B 0.82
DAC's P/B is ranked higher than
84% of the 1123 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.37 vs. DAC: 0.82 )
DAC' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 3.11
Current: 0.82

0.3
3.11
P/S 0.97
DAC's P/S is ranked higher than
74% of the 1123 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. DAC: 0.97 )
DAC' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.48   Max: 8.19
Current: 0.97

0.48
8.19
PFCF 3.84
DAC's PFCF is ranked higher than
98% of the 1123 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. DAC: 3.84 )
DAC' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 2.57   Max: 5.93
Current: 3.84

2.57
5.93
EV-to-EBIT 13.82
DAC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
84% of the 1123 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 20.14 vs. DAC: 13.82 )
DAC' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 6.3   Max: 35.4
Current: 13.82

6.3
35.4
PEG 1.96
DAC's PEG is ranked higher than
88% of the 1123 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. DAC: 1.96 )
DAC' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 1.73   Max: 8.26
Current: 1.96

1.73
8.26
Current Ratio 0.30
DAC's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
52% of the 1087 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. DAC: 0.30 )
DAC' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.05   Max: 6.81
Current: 0.3

0.05
6.81
Quick Ratio 0.26
DAC's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
52% of the 1087 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. DAC: 0.26 )
DAC' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.05   Max: 6.68
Current: 0.26

0.05
6.68

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 0.82
DAC's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
86% of the 1123 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.62 vs. DAC: 0.82 )
DAC' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.42   Max: 2.99
Current: 0.82

0.42
2.99
Price/Median PS Value 1.09
DAC's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
73% of the 1123 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. DAC: 1.09 )
DAC' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.58   Max: 8.8
Current: 1.09

0.58
8.8
Price/Graham Number 0.82
DAC's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
86% of the 1123 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.76 vs. DAC: 0.82 )
DAC' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.19   Max: 1.34
Current: 0.82

0.19
1.34
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 7.20
DAC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
81% of the 1002 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. DAC: 7.20 )
DAC' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 2.8   Max: 15.8
Current: 7.2

2.8
15.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -143.91
DAC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
52% of the 889 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 4.10 vs. DAC: -143.91 )
DAC' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -310.6   Max: -81.5
Current: -143.91

-310.6
-81.5

Business Description

Industry: Transportation & Logistics » Shipping & Ports
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Danaos Corporation is a corporation domesticated in the Republic of The Marshall Islands on October 7, 2005, under the Marshall Islands Business Corporations Act, after having been incorporated as a Liberian company in 1998 in connection with the consolidation of its assets under Danaos Holdings Limited. In connection with its domestication in the Marshall Islands it changed its name from Danaos Holdings Limited to Danaos Corporation. It is an international owner of containerships, chartering its vessels to many of the world's largest liner companies. It deploys its containership fleet mainly under multi-year charters with major liner companies that operate regularly scheduled routes between large commercial ports. The Company's vessels operate worldwide, carrying containers for many established charterers. The Company's main business is the acquisition and operation of vessels. It conducts its operations through the vessel owning companies whose main activity is the ownership and operation of containerships. The Company faces substantial competition from a number of experienced companies, including state-sponsored entities and major shipping companies. The Company's business and the operation of its vessels are materially affected by environmental regulation in the form of international, national, state and local laws, regulations, conventions and standards in force in international waters and the jurisdictions in which its vessels operate, as well as in the country or countries of their registration, including those governing the management and disposal of hazardous substances and wastes, the cleanup of oil spills and other contamination, air emissions, water discharges and ballast water management.
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