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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 : 4/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.10
SB's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
71% of the 829 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 0.33 vs. SB: 0.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
SB' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 0.21 Max: N/A
Current: 0.1
Equity to Asset 0.49
SB's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
58% of the 826 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. SB: 0.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
SB' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.14  Med: 0.41 Max: 0.6
Current: 0.49
-0.14
0.6
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 0.35
M-Score: -3.40
WACC vs ROIC
7.59%
-5.25%
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 : 4/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) -53.75
SB's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
94% of the 825 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 5.80 vs. SB: -53.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
SB' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -53.75  Med: 71.07 Max: 139.24
Current: -53.75
-53.75
139.24
Net-margin (%) -75.21
SB's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
93% of the 833 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 3.92 vs. SB: -75.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
SB' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -75.21  Med: 56.26 Max: 126.14
Current: -75.21
-75.21
126.14
ROE (%) -15.45
SB's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
86% of the 819 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. SB: -15.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
SB' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -15.45  Med: 36.81 Max: 1264.64
Current: -15.45
-15.45
1264.64
ROA (%) -6.51
SB's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
86% of the 843 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 2.74 vs. SB: -6.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
SB' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.51  Med: 12.98 Max: 44.35
Current: -6.51
-6.51
44.35
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -5.94
SB's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
85% of the 826 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 8.91 vs. SB: -5.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
SB' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5.94  Med: 17.18 Max: 61.49
Current: -5.94
-5.94
61.49
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -14.50
SB's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
84% of the 715 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. SB: -14.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SB' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -14.5  Med: -6.8 Max: 20
Current: -14.5
-14.5
20
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -58.60
SB's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
97% of the 610 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. SB: -58.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SB' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -58.6  Med: -19.5 Max: 17.6
Current: -58.6
-58.6
17.6
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Preferred stocks of Safe Bulkers Inc

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
SBPRB23.518.55
SBPRC14.4113.118 % Cum Red Perp Pfd Shs Series -C-
SBPRD14.6913.148 % Cum Red Perp Pfd Shs Series -D-

Business Description

Industry: Transportation & Logistics » Shipping & Ports  
Compare:NAS:GASS, NYSE:NMM, NYSE:GSL, NYSE:NM, NYSE:NAO, OTCPK:GNKOQ, NAS:SHIP, NYSE:NAP, NAS:PXS, NAS:SBLK, OTCPK:GTMAY, OTCPK:ULTR, NAS:GLBS, NAS:TOPS, NAS:DRYS, OTCPK:TEUFF, OTCPK:ISHCQ, NYSE:DSX, NAS:EGLE, NYSE:GNRT » details
Traded in other countries:SBL.Germany,
Safe Bulkers Inc an international provider of marine drybulk transportation services, transporting bulk cargoes, particularly coal, grain & iron ore, along shipping routes for some of the consumers of marine drybulk transportation services.

Safe Bulkers Inc was incorporated in the Republic of the Marshall Islands on 11 December, 2007. The Company is an international provider of marine drybulk transportation services, transporting bulk cargoes, particularly coal, grain and iron ore, along shipping routes for some of the consumers of marine drybulk transportation services. As of February 25, 2014 its fleet comprised 30 vessels, of which nine are Panamax class vessels, seven are Kamsarmax class vessels, 11 are Post-Panamax class vessels and three are Capesize class vessels, with an aggregate carrying capacity of 2,786,600 dwt and an average age of 5.4 years. The majority of vessels in its fleet have sister ships with similar specifications in its existing or newbuild fleet. The Company's vessels are used to transport bulk cargoes, particularly coal, grain and iron ore, along shipping routes. Its customers includes over 30 national, regional and international companies, including Bunge, Cargill, Daiichi, Intermare Transport G.m.b.H., Eastern Energy Pte. Ltd., NYK, NS United Kaiun Kaisha, Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Oldendorff Carriers, ArcelorMittal or their affiliates. The Company competes with other owners of Panamax class or larger drybulk vessels for charters based upon price, customer relationships, operating expertise, professional reputation and size, age, location and condition of the vessel. The Company's vessels are subject to international conventions and national, state and local laws and regulations in force in international waters and the countries in which the company operate.

Ratios

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history
P/B 0.18
SB's P/B is ranked higher than
97% of the 800 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.17 vs. SB: 0.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
SB' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.05  Med: 1.19 Max: 22.81
Current: 0.18
0.05
22.81
P/S 0.97
SB's P/S is ranked lower than
52% of the 806 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 0.98 vs. SB: 0.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
SB' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.23  Med: 2.5 Max: 7.15
Current: 0.97
0.23
7.15
POCF 15.44
SB's POCF is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 473 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 7.02 vs. SB: 15.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
SB' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.13  Med: 9.85 Max: 38.14
Current: 15.44
1.13
38.14
EV-to-EBIT -10.35
SB's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 648 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 14.15 vs. SB: -10.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
SB' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1165.2  Med: 8.3 Max: 126.3
Current: -10.35
-1165.2
126.3
EV-to-EBITDA -47.79
SB's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 688 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 9.75 vs. SB: -47.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
SB' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -50  Med: 7.5 Max: 598.1
Current: -47.79
-50
598.1
Current Ratio 4.28
SB's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
93% of the 823 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.18 vs. SB: 4.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SB' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.36  Med: 2.41 Max: 4.97
Current: 4.28
0.36
4.97
Quick Ratio 4.10
SB's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
93% of the 823 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. SB: 4.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SB' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.36  Med: 2.41 Max: 4.56
Current: 4.1
0.36
4.56
Days Inventory 11.22
SB's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
66% of the 645 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 11.74 vs. SB: 11.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
SB' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.22  Med: 26.48 Max: 64.72
Current: 11.22
11.22
64.72
Days Sales Outstanding 21.57
SB's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
71% of the 596 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 42.95 vs. SB: 21.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SB' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.96  Med: 8.94 Max: 215.87
Current: 21.57
0.96
215.87
Days Payable 34.73
SB's Days Payable is ranked lower than
59% of the 490 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 36.99 vs. SB: 34.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
SB' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.39  Med: 27.73 Max: 54.31
Current: 34.73
15.39
54.31

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Dividend Growth (3y) -56.90
SB's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked lower than
86% of the 394 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 6.00 vs. SB: -56.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
SB' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -29.5 Max: -1.1
Current: -56.9
Yield on cost (5-Year) 0.05
SB's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 1045 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 3.86 vs. SB: 0.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
SB' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.05  Med: 0.61 Max: 1.85
Current: 0.05
0.05
1.85
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -2.90
SB's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
51% of the 403 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: -2.70 vs. SB: -2.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
SB' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12  Med: -6.5 Max: 0
Current: -2.9
-12
0

Valuation & Return

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history
Price/Tangible Book 0.18
SB's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
97% of the 743 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. SB: 0.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
SB' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 1.22 Max: 9.43
Current: 0.18
0.11
9.43
Price/Projected FCF 0.24
SB's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
95% of the 367 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. SB: 0.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
SB' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.12  Med: 0.67 Max: 1.74
Current: 0.24
0.12
1.74
Price/Median PS Value 0.39
SB's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
93% of the 679 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. SB: 0.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
SB' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.21  Med: 1.01 Max: 2.83
Current: 0.39
0.21
2.83
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -9.69
SB's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
88% of the 833 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. SB: -9.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
SB' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.74  Med: 11.2 Max: 37.7
Current: -9.69
-9.74
37.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -55.95
SB's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
93% of the 470 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 3.95 vs. SB: -55.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
SB' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -57  Med: -16.25 Max: -3.7
Current: -55.95
-57
-3.7

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $108.0
EPS (TTM) $ -1.14
Beta3.05
Short Percentage of Float2.46%
52-Week Range $0.30 - 2.38
Shares Outstanding (Mil)83.61

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue (Mil $) 99 105
EPS ($) -0.64 -0.58
EPS w/o NRI ($) -0.64 -0.58
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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