Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, oil and dry bulk cargo transporter Knightsbridge Tankers
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Knightsbridge's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
|Headquarters (Founded)||Hamilton, Bermuda (1996)|
|Market Cap||$364.2 million|
|Industry||Oil and gas storage and transportation|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$92.9 million|
|Management||Chairman/CEO Ola Lorentzon
CFO Inger Klemp
|Return on Equity (Average, Past 3 Years)||11.7%|
|Cash/Debt||$49.4 million / $154.6 million|
Overseas Shipholding Group
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 96% of the 384 members who have rated Knightsbridge believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
Shippers have taken it the hard way since the market downturn. Such pressure validates, to some degree, the management decisions to pursue long-term contracts. With P/E of about 10 today, and a strong dividend and balance sheet, this is the sort of stock that interests me. That is not to say this is a risk free play -- when does that ever happen -- and the company's contracts could expire before the sector improves, but we know that buying time is when good companies are in bad times. It's on my short list for my next dividend reinvestment.
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