As part of our ongoing series here at The Acquirer’s Multiple, we provide this feature article titled ‘Stock in Focus‘ where we focus on one of the stocks from our Stock Screeners.
One of the cheapest stocks in our Stock Screeners is:
Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc (EGLE)
Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc operates in the shipping and logistics industry. It is engaged in the ocean transportation of dry bulk cargoes through the ownership, charter, and operation of dry bulk vessels. The company’s fleet is comprised of Supramax and Ultramax bulk carriers. The firm provides the following services: commercial operations & technical supervision; vessel maintenance and repair; vessel acquisition and sale; finance, accounting, treasury and information technology services; and legal, compliance and insurance services. It transports a broad range of major and minor bulk cargoes, including coal, grain, ore, pet coke, cement, and fertilizer.
A quick look at the share price history (below) over the past twelve months shows that the price is up 51%. Here’s why the company is undervalued.
Market Cap: $865 Million
Enterprise Value: $1.18 Billion
Operating Earnings: $260 Million
Acquirer’s Multiple: 4.52
Free Cash Flow (TTM)
Free Cash Flow: $74 Million
FCF/EV Yield: 8.5%
Piotroski F-Score: 8
Altman Z-Score: 1.58
Historical Sharpe Ratio (5Y): 0.53
Historical Sortino (5Y): 0.92
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