Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL): Stochastic Analysis

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Technical Indicators and Signals

The stochastic oscillator indicator is the important indicator to compare the security price over a certain period of time. The stochastic %K of Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) for the period of 9-Day stands at 91.98% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 79.72%.

The 7-Day Average Directional Index ADX (also known as Trend Strength Indicator) of Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) signals “Buy” while other important signals like the 20-Day Moving Average Vs. Price signals “Buy”.

Another important signal of trend and momentum of a security is 20-50 Day MACD Oscillator or Moving Average Convergence Divergence signals “Buy” for Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) while 20-100 Day MACD Oscillator indicates “Buy”.

Bollinger band is a volatility indicator of a certain security, currently Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL)’s 20-Day Bollinger Band indicates “Buy”.

About Company

Ship Finance is a major shipowning company. Including newbuildings, Ship Finance owns a fleet consisting of vessels, including crude oil tankers (VLCC and Suezmax), oil/bulk/ore vessels, container vessels, dry bulk carriers, jack-up drilling rigs and seismic vessels. The fleet is one of the largest in the world and most of the vessels are employed on medium- or long-term charters.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) opened the session at $14.95 and after going up 0% closed at $14.95. The stock gained 0 points in the last trade.

Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $14.85 and $15.00 during the previous active session. Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) traded with the volume of 852486 with average volume of 893.22 Million. The stock has MEDIUM volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 1.46 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 0.26 and 65.42 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) is at 43.4% and the shares outstanding are 100.47 Million.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) are discussed below:

Dividend yield of Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) stands at 9.36% whereas Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 13.68 while Forward P/E shows the value of 14.02.

The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 3.93 and 1.24 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 8.06 and 28.18 correspondingly.

The Quick Ratio of Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) stands at 0.6 while the Current Ratio depicts the value of 0.6.

Return on Assets ROA of Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) is at 5% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) stand at 12.9% and 6.3% respectively.

The payout ratio of Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) stands at 114.9%.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) on the basis of 5 day trade show the jump of 3.46% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows increase of 5.28%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in green zone with the value of 9.93% while six month performance of the shares of Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) remained bullish with the count of 8.33%.

The yearly and YTD performance of Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) remained up at 7.55% and 0.67% respectively.