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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
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.08
SSW's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
83% of the 825 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 0.41 vs. SSW: 0.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
SSW' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.11 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.08
Equity to Asset 0.28
SSW's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
81% of the 820 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. SSW: 0.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
SSW' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.02  Med: 0.28 Max: 0.81
Current: 0.28
-0.02
0.81
Interest Coverage 3.34
SSW's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
69% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 6.48 vs. SSW: 3.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
SSW' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.84  Med: 4.22 Max: 6.59
Current: 3.34
2.84
6.59
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 0.43
M-Score: -2.71
WACC vs ROIC
4.37%
7.22%
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 : 8/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 41.55
SSW's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 816 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 6.11 vs. SSW: 41.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
SSW' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 42.83  Med: 46.60 Max: 51.24
Current: 41.55
42.83
51.24
Net-margin (%) 21.89
SSW's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 823 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 4.12 vs. SSW: 21.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
SSW' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -86.9  Med: 18.33 Max: 50.86
Current: 21.89
-86.9
50.86
ROE (%) 8.20
SSW's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 812 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 6.92 vs. SSW: 8.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
SSW' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -24.78  Med: 5.09 Max: 16.09
Current: 8.2
-24.78
16.09
ROA (%) 3.04
SSW's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
50% of the 833 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 3.05 vs. SSW: 3.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
SSW' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.79  Med: 2.21 Max: 5.16
Current: 3.04
-6.79
5.16
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 5.39
SSW's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
66% of the 813 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 9.75 vs. SSW: 5.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
SSW' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.73  Med: 4.60 Max: 7.3
Current: 5.39
-0.73
7.3
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -6.80
SSW's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
76% of the 710 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. SSW: -6.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SSW' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 12.80 Max: 55.5
Current: -6.8
0
55.5
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -3.70
SSW's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
70% of the 614 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. SSW: -3.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SSW' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 14.05 Max: 56.8
Current: -3.7
0
56.8
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -8.00
SSW's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
72% of the 529 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. SSW: -8.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SSW' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -1.10 Max: 879.6
Current: -8
0
879.6
» SSW's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-07-29)


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Preferred stocks of Seaspan Corp

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
SSWPRD25.217.887.95% Cum Red Pfd Shs Series -D-
SSWPRC25.279.40
SSWPRE25.308.158 1/4 % Cum Red Pfd Shs Series -E-

Business Description

Industry: Transportation & Logistics » Shipping & Ports
Compare:XTER:HLAG, TSE:9104, SHSE:601000, SGX:N03, HKSE:00316, SHSE:600717 » details
Traded in other countries:S8V.Germany,
Seaspan Corp is an independent charter owner and manager of containerships. It operates a fleet of approximately 77 containerships.

Seaspan Corp is a Marshall Islands corporation, incorporated on May 3, 2005. The Company is an owner of containerships and it charters them pursuant to long-term, fixed-rate time charters to major container liner companies. It owns and operates a fleet of approximately 69 containerships and has entered into contracts for the purchase of an additional eight newbuilding containerships and two existing containerships. Customers for its current operating fleet are COSCON, CSAV, CSCL Asia, HL USA, Hapag-Lloyd, K-Line, MSC and MOL. Customers for the additional 16 newbuilding containerships are Hanjin, MOL and Yang Ming Marine. The Company competes for charters based upon price, customer relationships, operating and technical expertise, professional reputation and size, age and condition of the vessel.

Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 11.36
SSW's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
58% of the 679 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 14.94 vs. SSW: 11.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
SSW' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.02  Med: 22.45 Max: 97
Current: 11.36
5.02
97
Forward P/E 12.56
SSW's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
51% of the 159 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 12.22 vs. SSW: 12.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 10.22
SSW's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
64% of the 660 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 15.36 vs. SSW: 10.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
SSW' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.89  Med: 19.40 Max: 103.36
Current: 10.22
4.89
103.36
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 21.89
SSW's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
68% of the 323 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 15.63 vs. SSW: 21.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
SSW' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.71  Med: 17.71 Max: 41.54
Current: 21.89
6.71
41.54
P/B 0.84
SSW's P/B is ranked higher than
55% of the 835 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. SSW: 0.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
SSW' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.3  Med: 1.00 Max: 2.27
Current: 0.84
0.3
2.27
P/S 1.72
SSW's P/S is ranked lower than
71% of the 826 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 0.92 vs. SSW: 1.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
SSW' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.22  Med: 2.55 Max: 18.12
Current: 1.72
1.22
18.12
POCF 4.23
SSW's POCF is ranked higher than
61% of the 505 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 6.05 vs. SSW: 4.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
SSW' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.21  Med: 5.74 Max: 77.78
Current: 4.23
2.21
77.78
EV-to-EBIT 15.92
SSW's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
62% of the 684 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 12.80 vs. SSW: 15.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
SSW' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.1  Med: 20.20 Max: 332.3
Current: 15.92
12.1
332.3
EV-to-EBITDA 9.04
SSW's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
51% of the 721 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 9.51 vs. SSW: 9.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
SSW' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8  Med: 12.20 Max: 66.3
Current: 9.04
8
66.3
PEG 0.93
SSW's PEG is ranked higher than
71% of the 319 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. SSW: 0.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
SSW' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 1.04 Max: 8.44
Current: 0.93
0.18
8.44
Shiller P/E 127.24
SSW's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
96% of the 197 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 19.08 vs. SSW: 127.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
SSW' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 93.73  Med: 204.33 Max: 470.2
Current: 127.24
93.73
470.2
Current Ratio 1.30
SSW's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
56% of the 788 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. SSW: 1.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SSW' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.42  Med: 2.18 Max: 13.6
Current: 1.3
0.42
13.6
Quick Ratio 1.30
SSW's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
59% of the 788 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. SSW: 1.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SSW' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.42  Med: 2.18 Max: 13.6
Current: 1.3
0.42
13.6
Days Sales Outstanding 12.70
SSW's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
87% of the 617 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 41.03 vs. SSW: 12.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SSW' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.21  Med: 4.53 Max: 12.08
Current: 12.7
0.21
12.08

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 10.03
SSW's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
91% of the 938 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 2.63 vs. SSW: 10.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
SSW' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.14  Med: 5.62 Max: 41.39
Current: 10.03
1.14
41.39
Dividend Payout 1.14
SSW's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
90% of the 533 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 0.35 vs. SSW: 1.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
SSW' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.06  Med: 0.75 Max: 25
Current: 1.14
0.06
25
Dividend Growth (3y) 16.20
SSW's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
77% of the 388 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 5.00 vs. SSW: 16.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
SSW' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -25.85 Max: 102.2
Current: 16.2
0
102.2
Forward Dividend Yield 10.03
SSW's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
90% of the 853 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 2.85 vs. SSW: 10.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 32.23
SSW's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
98% of the 967 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 3.55 vs. SSW: 32.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
SSW' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.66  Med: 18.06 Max: 133.02
Current: 32.23
3.66
133.02
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -16.10
SSW's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
82% of the 408 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: -2.10 vs. SSW: -16.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
SSW' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -22.9  Med: -8.80 Max: 0
Current: -16.1
-22.9
0

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 0.89
SSW's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
54% of the 783 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. SSW: 0.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
SSW' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.44  Med: 1.06 Max: 2.24
Current: 0.89
0.44
2.24
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 0.96
SSW's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked higher than
53% of the 74 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. SSW: 0.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 0.69
SSW's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
71% of the 766 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 0.98 vs. SSW: 0.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
SSW' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.61  Med: 0.96 Max: 6.54
Current: 0.69
0.61
6.54
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.30
SSW's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
60% of the 196 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. SSW: 1.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
SSW' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2  Med: 1.03 Max: 6.66
Current: 1.3
0.2
6.66
Price/Graham Number 0.64
SSW's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
65% of the 556 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. SSW: 0.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
SSW' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.36  Med: 0.95 Max: 2.38
Current: 0.64
0.36
2.38
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 6.32
SSW's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
50% of the 851 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 6.00 vs. SSW: 6.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
SSW' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.3  Med: 5.00 Max: 8.3
Current: 6.32
0.3
8.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -2.19
SSW's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
66% of the 450 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 4.41 vs. SSW: -2.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
SSW' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -124  Med: -34.40 Max: 8
Current: -2.19
-124
8

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $846.0
EPS (TTM) $ 1.32
Beta0.75
Short Percentage of Float2.90%
52-Week Range $13.67 - 20.87
Shares Outstanding (Mil)98.27

Analyst Estimate

Dec16
Revenue (Mil $)
EPS ($) 1.19
EPS without NRI ($) 1.19
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
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