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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 0.34
NAT's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
52% of the 814 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 0.31 vs. NAT: 0.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NAT' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: N/A Max: No Debt
Current: 0.34
Equity to Asset 0.66
NAT's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
82% of the 812 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. NAT: 0.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NAT' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.66  Med: 0.78 Max: 1
Current: 0.66
0.66
1
Interest Coverage 7.29
NAT's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
53% of the 686 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 9.00 vs. NAT: 7.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NAT' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: 8.45 Max: 35.76
Current: 7.29
0.39
35.76
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 1.75
M-Score: -2.31
WACC vs ROIC
5.08%
6.88%
WACC
ROIC
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 : 7/10

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history
Operating margin (%) 19.23
NAT's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 809 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 6.04 vs. NAT: 19.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NAT' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -75.13  Med: 1.28 Max: 53.2
Current: 19.23
-75.13
53.2
Net-margin (%) 14.96
NAT's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 817 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 4.12 vs. NAT: 14.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NAT' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -76.27  Med: 0.09 Max: 52.12
Current: 14.96
-76.27
52.12
ROE (%) 6.91
NAT's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 806 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 6.59 vs. NAT: 6.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NAT' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.67  Med: 0.02 Max: 16.27
Current: 6.91
-12.67
16.27
ROA (%) 4.90
NAT's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 827 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 2.81 vs. NAT: 4.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NAT' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.49  Med: 0.02 Max: 14.69
Current: 4.9
-9.49
14.69
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 7.31
NAT's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 813 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 9.42 vs. NAT: 7.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NAT' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.72  Med: 0.23 Max: 16.04
Current: 7.31
-9.72
16.04
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 26.20
NAT's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 703 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. NAT: 26.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAT' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -33.9  Med: 9.95 Max: 103.5
Current: 26.2
-33.9
103.5
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 303.30
NAT's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
99% of the 605 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. NAT: 303.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAT' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -70.7  Med: 7.7 Max: 303.3
Current: 303.3
-70.7
303.3
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NAT Guru Trades in Q2 2016

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NAT Guru Trades in Q3 2016

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Business Description

Industry: Transportation & Logistics » Shipping & Ports    NAICS: 488390    SIC: 4499
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Traded in other countries:B3O.Germany,
Nordic American Tankers Ltd formerly Nordic American Tanker Shipping Limited is an international tanker company that owns 24 double-hull Suezmax tankers, two of which are newbuildings that average approximately 156,000 dwt each.

Nordic American Tankers Ltd formerly Nordic American Tanker Shipping Limited was founded on June 12, 1995 under the laws of the Islands of Bermuda. The Company owns and operates double hull crude oil tankers. It is an international tanker company that owns double-hull Suezmax tankers. It currently operates vessels in the spot market or on spot market-related charters pursuant to cooperative arrangements with third parties. The Company's fleet consists of crude oil tankers, and all of its vessels are employed in the spot market. The Company has identified only one operating segment. The Company has only one type of vessel - Suezmax crude oil tankers. It operates in markets that are very competitive and based mainly on supply and demand. It competes for charters on the basis of price, vessel location, size, age and condition of the vessel, as well as on its reputation as an operator. It compete with owners of tankers in the Suezmax class size. The Company is subject to various international conventions, laws and regulations in force in the countries in which its vessels may operate or are registered.

Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 12.47
NAT's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
64% of the 625 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 16.48 vs. NAT: 12.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
NAT' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.11  Med: 15.54 Max: 468.31
Current: 12.47
7.11
468.31
PE(NRI) 12.47
NAT's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
64% of the 626 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 16.50 vs. NAT: 12.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
NAT' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.11  Med: 15.54 Max: 496.27
Current: 12.47
7.11
496.27
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 13.39
NAT's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
59% of the 337 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 16.24 vs. NAT: 13.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
NAT' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.27  Med: 22.85 Max: 746.88
Current: 13.39
6.27
746.88
P/B 0.95
NAT's P/B is ranked higher than
59% of the 795 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. NAT: 0.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
NAT' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.51  Med: 1.25 Max: 2.21
Current: 0.95
0.51
2.21
P/S 2.27
NAT's P/S is ranked lower than
72% of the 797 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.01 vs. NAT: 2.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
NAT' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.51  Med: 4.81 Max: 11.31
Current: 2.27
1.51
11.31
PFCF 28.16
NAT's PFCF is ranked lower than
71% of the 310 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 16.14 vs. NAT: 28.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
NAT' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.73  Med: 26.64 Max: 214.43
Current: 28.16
6.73
214.43
POCF 6.27
NAT's POCF is ranked higher than
56% of the 473 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 7.20 vs. NAT: 6.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
NAT' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.5  Med: 10.31 Max: 345
Current: 6.27
5.5
345
EV-to-EBIT 24.90
NAT's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
75% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 14.71 vs. NAT: 24.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
NAT' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -837.6  Med: 9.2 Max: 1446.7
Current: 24.9
-837.6
1446.7
EV-to-EBITDA 10.23
NAT's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
50% of the 679 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 10.23 vs. NAT: 10.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
NAT' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -479.3  Med: 10.1 Max: 366.5
Current: 10.23
-479.3
366.5
Shiller P/E 21.44
NAT's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
50% of the 210 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 21.30 vs. NAT: 21.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
NAT' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.46  Med: 11.07 Max: 31.71
Current: 21.44
4.46
31.71
Current Ratio 10.24
NAT's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
97% of the 814 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. NAT: 10.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
NAT' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.28  Med: 9.24 Max: 278.8
Current: 10.24
0.28
278.8
Quick Ratio 8.25
NAT's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
96% of the 814 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. NAT: 8.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
NAT' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.28  Med: 8.11 Max: 278.8
Current: 8.25
0.28
278.8
Days Inventory 67.13
NAT's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
88% of the 626 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 11.74 vs. NAT: 67.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
NAT' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.84  Med: 33.14 Max: 84.27
Current: 67.13
19.84
84.27
Days Sales Outstanding 17.08
NAT's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
82% of the 583 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 42.97 vs. NAT: 17.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
NAT' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.36  Med: 30.09 Max: 67.72
Current: 17.08
16.36
67.72
Days Payable 5.65
NAT's Days Payable is ranked lower than
93% of the 478 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 36.44 vs. NAT: 5.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
NAT' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.65  Med: 19.6 Max: 82.83
Current: 5.65
5.65
82.83

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 15.69
NAT's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
98% of the 962 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. NAT: 15.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
NAT' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.87  Med: 9.55 Max: 21.31
Current: 15.69
4.87
21.31
Dividend Payout 2.04
NAT's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
96% of the 515 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 0.36 vs. NAT: 2.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
NAT' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.07  Med: 1.86 Max: 78.33
Current: 2.04
1.07
78.33
Dividend Growth (3y) 4.80
NAT's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked lower than
54% of the 389 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 6.30 vs. NAT: 4.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
NAT' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -37.8  Med: 2.2 Max: 104.3
Current: 4.8
-37.8
104.3
Forward Dividend Yield 11.91
NAT's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
96% of the 892 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 2.67 vs. NAT: 11.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 9.43
NAT's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
85% of the 1043 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 3.65 vs. NAT: 9.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
NAT' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.92  Med: 5.73 Max: 12.79
Current: 9.43
2.92
12.79
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -19.00
NAT's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
83% of the 397 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: -2.80 vs. NAT: -19.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
NAT' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -40.5  Med: -16.15 Max: 6.3
Current: -19
-40.5
6.3

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 0.97
NAT's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
60% of the 738 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. NAT: 0.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
NAT' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.57  Med: 1.29 Max: 3.25
Current: 0.97
0.57
3.25
Price/Projected FCF 1.31
NAT's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
52% of the 373 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. NAT: 1.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
NAT' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.13  Med: 2.18 Max: 15.68
Current: 1.31
1.13
15.68
Price/Median PS Value 0.47
NAT's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
93% of the 695 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. NAT: 0.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
NAT' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.38  Med: 1.15 Max: 2.7
Current: 0.47
0.38
2.7
Price/Graham Number 0.73
NAT's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
70% of the 527 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.04 vs. NAT: 0.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
NAT' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 0.92 Max: 5.19
Current: 0.73
0.5
5.19
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 4.00
NAT's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 815 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. NAT: 4.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
NAT' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 5.4 Max: 14.8
Current: 4
0.1
14.8

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $410.2
EPS (TTM) $ 0.70
Beta0.42
Short Percentage of Float18.01%
52-Week Range $7.57 - 16.18
Shares Outstanding (Mil)101.97

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 237 222 327
EPS ($) 0.38 -0.08 0.90
EPS w/o NRI ($) 0.38 -0.08 0.90
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($) 1.37 1.04 1.44
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