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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 0.14
SBLK's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
71% of the 829 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 0.36 vs. SBLK: 0.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
SBLK' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.04  Med: 0.16 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.14
Equity to Asset 0.51
SBLK's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
62% of the 822 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 0.46 vs. SBLK: 0.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
SBLK' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.32  Med: 0.62 Max: 0.69
Current: 0.51
0.32
0.69
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: -0.96
M-Score: -3.89
WACC vs ROIC
8.87%
-19.35%
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 : 2/10

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history
Operating margin (%) -168.42
SBLK's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
97% of the 823 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 5.86 vs. SBLK: -168.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
SBLK' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -356.27  Med: -34.64 Max: 59.77
Current: -168.42
-356.27
59.77
Net-margin (%) -187.42
SBLK's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
96% of the 831 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 4.04 vs. SBLK: -187.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
SBLK' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -365.03  Med: -7.95 Max: 93.89
Current: -187.42
-365.03
93.89
ROE (%) -35.02
SBLK's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
92% of the 819 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. SBLK: -35.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
SBLK' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -114.17  Med: -1.35 Max: 28.59
Current: -35.02
-114.17
28.59
ROA (%) -19.24
SBLK's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
94% of the 843 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 2.75 vs. SBLK: -19.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
SBLK' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -58.64  Med: -0.82 Max: 20.65
Current: -19.24
-58.64
20.65
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -20.34
SBLK's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
92% of the 825 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 8.91 vs. SBLK: -20.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
SBLK' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -65.32  Med: -0.17 Max: 23.9
Current: -20.34
-65.32
23.9
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -57.80
SBLK's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
97% of the 714 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. SBLK: -57.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SBLK' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -48.4 Max: 171.2
Current: -57.8
0
171.2
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -67.20
SBLK's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
98% of the 609 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. SBLK: -67.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SBLK' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -47.1 Max: 88.6
Current: -67.2
0
88.6
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -65.80
SBLK's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
97% of the 546 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 7.00 vs. SBLK: -65.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SBLK' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -76.1  Med: -3.2 Max: 532
Current: -65.8
-76.1
532
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Guru Trades

Q4 2015

SBLK Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Howard Marks 114,304,005 sh (+1.03%)
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SBLK Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Howard Marks 114,304,005 sh (unchged)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 2,242,357 sh (-55.70%)
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Q2 2016

SBLK Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Howard Marks 22,860,798 sh (unchged)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc Sold Out
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Q3 2016

SBLK Guru Trades in Q3 2016

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Business Description

Industry: Transportation & Logistics » Shipping & Ports
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Traded in other countries:4FAP.Germany,
Star Bulk Carriers Corp provides transportation of drybulk commodities through its vessel-owning subsidiaries for customers of bulk cargoes including iron ore, coal, grain, cement and fertilizer.

Star Bulk Carriers Corp. was incorporated in the Republic of the Marshall Islands on December 13, 2006 as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Star Maritime. It provides transportation of drybulk commodities through its vessel-owning subsidiaries for a range of customers of bulk cargoes including iron ore, coal, grain, cement and fertilizer. The Company owns and operates a fleet of 17 vessels consisting of five Capesize drybulk carriers, two Post Panamax drybulk carriers, two Ultramax drybulk carriers and eight Supramax drybulk carriers with an average age of 8.9 years and a combined cargo carrying capacity of approximately 1,610,935 dwt. Its fleet carries a variety of drybulk commodities including coal, iron ore, and grains, or bulks, as well as bauxite, phosphate, fertilizers and steel products, or minor bulks. It currently has ten vessels that it consider to be employed in the spot market due to the short duration of their current charter agreements, six of its vessels on medium to long term charters scheduled to expire in June 2014, August 2014, November 2015 and June 2016 and one vessel under its periodic dry-docking survery. In addition to its owned fleet, the Company has also entered into agreements for the construction of eleven drybulk carriers. It also provide commercial and technical management services to five Capesize drybulk carriers, two Post Panamax drybulk carriers, two Kamsarmax drybulk carriers, two Panamax drybulk carriers and three Supramax drybulk carriers. As of March 20, 2014, its vessels were chartered as follows: Rio Tinto for Star Aurora, international companies for Star Big and Star Mega, Glocal Maritime Ltd for Star Sirius and Star Vega, Noble Chartering Inc. BVI for Star Polaris and Star Borealis, Cargill for Star Gamma and Star Kappa, MUR Shipping B.V for Star Delta, S. Refined Success Ltd. for Star Cosmo, EDF Man Shipping for Star Omicron, Hyundai Glovis Co Ltd for Star Fighter, Hyundai Merchant Marine Co. Ltd. Seoul for Star Challenger, Mandarin Marine Co Ltd for Star Theta, TRI-NET (Japan) Inc. for Star Zeta. It competes with other owners of drybulk carriers. The Company is subject to international conventions and treaties, national, state and local laws and regulations in force in the countries in which its vessels operates or registered.

Ratios

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P/B 0.22
SBLK's P/B is ranked higher than
96% of the 1024 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.22 vs. SBLK: 0.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
SBLK' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.08  Med: 0.34 Max: 1.67
Current: 0.22
0.08
1.67
P/S 0.97
SBLK's P/S is ranked higher than
54% of the 1003 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. SBLK: 0.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
SBLK' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.32  Med: 1.06 Max: 16.34
Current: 0.97
0.32
16.34
EV-to-EBIT -2.58
SBLK's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 892 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 14.31 vs. SBLK: -2.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
SBLK' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -275.9  Med: -0.7 Max: 1452.8
Current: -2.58
-275.9
1452.8
EV-to-EBITDA -3.29
SBLK's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 936 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 9.86 vs. SBLK: -3.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
SBLK' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -39.7  Med: 2.45 Max: 109.8
Current: -3.29
-39.7
109.8
Current Ratio 5.04
SBLK's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
94% of the 809 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.18 vs. SBLK: 5.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SBLK' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.28  Med: 1.12 Max: 40.42
Current: 5.04
0.28
40.42
Quick Ratio 4.60
SBLK's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
94% of the 809 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. SBLK: 4.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SBLK' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.26  Med: 0.98 Max: 40.42
Current: 4.6
0.26
40.42
Days Inventory 23.44
SBLK's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
67% of the 643 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 11.51 vs. SBLK: 23.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
SBLK' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.98  Med: 25.54 Max: 164.11
Current: 23.44
7.98
164.11
Days Sales Outstanding 16.74
SBLK's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
82% of the 592 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. SBLK: 16.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SBLK' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.16  Med: 16.48 Max: 61.33
Current: 16.74
5.16
61.33
Days Payable 17.41
SBLK's Days Payable is ranked lower than
78% of the 486 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 37.86 vs. SBLK: 17.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
SBLK' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.01  Med: 56.81 Max: 355.67
Current: 17.41
10.01
355.67

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Dividend Growth (3y) -100.00
SBLK's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked lower than
92% of the 394 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 6.00 vs. SBLK: -100.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
SBLK' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -100 Max: -23.4
Current: -100
Yield on cost (5-Year) 7.63
SBLK's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
78% of the 1044 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 3.71 vs. SBLK: 7.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
SBLK' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.71  Med: 8.7 Max: 65.29
Current: 7.63
0.71
65.29
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -243.60
SBLK's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
99% of the 404 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: -2.80 vs. SBLK: -243.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
SBLK' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -243.6  Med: -25.7 Max: -10.1
Current: -243.6
-243.6
-10.1

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 0.21
SBLK's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
96% of the 940 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.32 vs. SBLK: 0.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
SBLK' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.12  Med: 0.39 Max: 3.27
Current: 0.21
0.12
3.27
Price/Median PS Value 0.88
SBLK's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
67% of the 946 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. SBLK: 0.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
SBLK' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.36  Med: 1.06 Max: 12.51
Current: 0.88
0.36
12.51
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -38.65
SBLK's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 1046 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 5.94 vs. SBLK: -38.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
SBLK' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -38.96  Med: 5.35 Max: 78.5
Current: -38.65
-38.96
78.5

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $231.9
EPS (TTM) $ -10.61
Beta3.35
Short Percentage of Float4.11%
52-Week Range $1.57 - 6.10
Shares Outstanding (Mil)43.96

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue (Mil $) 152 147
EPS ($) -2.33 -2.08
EPS w/o NRI ($) -2.33 -2.08
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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