Danaos Corporation (DAC): Price and Financial Metrics

Danaos Corporation (DAC): $61.91

-1.19 (-1.89%)

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  • Momentum is the dimension where DAC ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 94.47% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for DAC is in Stability, which has been heading down over the past 179 days.
  • DAC ranks lowest in Stability; there it ranks in the 18th percentile.

DAC Stock Summary

  • With a one year PEG ratio of 0.46, Danaos Corp is expected to have a higher PEG ratio (a measure of how expensive a stock is relative to its expected earnings growth) than just 2.75% of US stocks.
  • DAC's current price/earnings ratio is 2.07, which is higher than only 1.03% of US stocks with positive earnings.
  • Over the past twelve months, DAC has reported earnings growth of 444.66%, putting it ahead of 95.09% of US stocks in our set.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Danaos Corp are UBA, LTC, STOR, ESBA, and STNG.
  • DAC's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Danaos Corp's official web site, go to www.danaos.com.

DAC Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Industrials stock, DAC's price/sales ratio is 88.89% higher, now standing at 3.4.
  • DAC's price/sales ratio has moved down 3.7 over the prior 174 months.
  • DAC's price/sales ratio has moved down 3.7 over the prior 174 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for DAC.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
DAC 2021-09-03 3.4 1 2.4 3.5
DAC 2021-09-02 3.4 1 2.3 3.5
DAC 2021-09-01 3.5 1 2.4 3.5
DAC 2021-08-31 3.3 1 2.3 3.4
DAC 2021-08-30 3.4 1 2.3 3.5
DAC 2021-08-27 3.4 1 2.3 3.5

DAC Growth Metrics

    The 4 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at -2.98%.
  • Its 4 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at -20.89%.
  • Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 54.05%.
Over the past 37 months, DAC's revenue has gone up $230,773,000.

The table below shows DAC's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-12-31 689.505 428.111 1,052.841
2021-09-30 594.109 375.787 930.023
2021-06-30 517.126 341.554 755.582
2021-03-31 487.516 298.51 421.241
2020-12-31 461.594 265.679 153.55
2020-09-30 452.156 238.265 144.188

DAC's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • DAC has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 87.39% of graded US stocks.
  • DAC's asset turnover comes in at 0.174 -- ranking 107th of 137 Transportation stocks.
  • HTLD, HUBG, and KNOP are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with DAC.

The table below shows DAC's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.174 0.736 0.198
2021-03-31 0.172 0.732 0.116
2020-12-31 0.171 0.729 0.054
2020-09-30 0.168 0.734 0.053
2020-06-30 0.167 0.738 0.052
2020-03-31 0.166 0.739 0.051

DAC Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of DAC, see our DAC price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $90.00 Average Broker Recommendation 1.38 (Strong Buy)

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DAC Price/Volume Stats

Current price $61.91 52-week high $107.47
Prev. close $63.10 52-week low $58.00
Day low $59.77 Volume 303,800
Day high $62.75 Avg. volume 472,006
50-day MA $76.76 Dividend yield 4.85%
200-day MA $80.86 Market Cap 1.28B

Danaos Corporation (DAC) Company Bio

Danaos Corporation engages in the ownership and operation of containerships, as well as chartering of its vessels to liner companies in Greece and internationally. The company was founded in 1972 and is based in Piraeus, Greece.

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DAC Price Returns

1-mo -26.60%
3-mo -35.99%
6-mo -12.67%
1-year -15.17%
3-year 638.03%
5-year 170.40%
YTD -15.67%
2021 256.10%
2020 133.44%
2019 -12.57%
2018 -48.28%
2017 -45.28%

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