Ship Finance International Limited (SFL): Price and Financial Metrics

Ship Finance International Limited (SFL): $8.13

-0.02 (-0.25%)

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  • SFL scores best on the Momentum dimension, with a Momentum rank ahead of 92.2% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for SFL is in Momentum, which has been heading up over the past 48 weeks.
  • SFL's current lowest rank is in the Value metric (where it is better than 31.58% of US stocks).

SFL Stock Summary

  • Price to trailing twelve month operating cash flow for SFL is currently 3.64, higher than just 11.92% of US stocks with positive operating cash flow.
  • Of note is the ratio of SFL Corp Ltd's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; merely 2.64% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • SFL Corp Ltd's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is 40.75%, greater than the shareholder yield of 94.44% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to SFL, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are UTL, PAC, NFH, MGEE, and SB.
  • Visit SFL's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

SFL Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Industrials stock, SFL's EV/EBIT ratio is 257.44% lower, now standing at -34.4.
  • Over the past 210 months, SFL's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.7.
  • Over the past 210 months, SFL's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.7.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for SFL.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
SFL 2021-09-03 2.3 1.3 -4.8 -34.4
SFL 2021-09-02 2.2 1.3 -4.7 -34.4
SFL 2021-09-01 2.2 1.3 -4.7 -34.3
SFL 2021-08-31 2.2 1.3 -4.6 -34.0
SFL 2021-08-30 2.2 1.3 -4.6 -34.1
SFL 2021-08-27 2.2 1.3 -4.6 -34.0

SFL Growth Metrics

  • Its 3 year revenue growth rate is now at 11.11%.
  • Its year over year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 10.53%.
  • The 2 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at -404.83%.
Over the past 24 months, SFL's revenue has gone up $52,335,000.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2020-12-31 471.047 276.475 -224.425
2019-12-31 458.849 249.707 89.177
2018-12-31 418.712 200.975 73.622
2017-12-31 380.878 177.796 101.209
2016-12-31 412.951 230.073 146.406
2015-12-31 406.74 258.401 200.832

SFL'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.
  • SFL has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 65.92% of graded US stocks.
  • SFL's asset turnover comes in at 0.135 -- ranking 126th of 138 Transportation stocks.
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The table below shows SFL's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2020-12-31 0.135 0.670 -0.017
2019-12-31 0.118 0.707 0.039
2018-12-31 0.122 0.693 0.038
2017-12-31 0.128 0.654 0.046
2016-12-31 0.138 0.671 0.049
2015-12-31 0.133 0.703 0.059

SFL Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of SFL, see our SFL 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 $9.32 Average Broker Recommendation 1.58 (Moderate Buy)

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SFL Price/Volume Stats

Current price $8.13 52-week high $9.05
Prev. close $8.15 52-week low $5.85
Day low $8.10 Volume 344,795
Day high $8.27 Avg. volume 1,123,261
50-day MA $7.58 Dividend yield 7.36%
200-day MA $7.61 Market Cap 1.04B

Ship Finance International Limited (SFL) Company Bio

Ship Finance International Limited owns and operates vessels and offshore related assets in Bermuda, Cyprus, Malta, Liberia, Norway, Singapore, the United Kingdom, and the Marshall Islands. The company was founded in 2003 and is based in Hamilton, Bermuda.

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Yahoo | September 16, 2021

Is SFL a Suitable Stock for Value Investors at Present?

Let's see if SFL stock is a good choice for value-oriented investors right now from multiple angles.

Yahoo | September 16, 2021

SFL - Sale of seven handysize bulk carriers

SFL Corporation Ltd. (NYSE: SFL) (“SFL” or the “Company”) today announced that it has agreed to sell its seven handysize dry bulk vessels to an Asian based buyer for an aggregate price of approximately $100 million. Delivery of the vessels is expected to take place before year end, and net cash proceeds are estimated to be more than $50 million after repayment of associated debt. The Company expects to record aggregate book gains of more than $40 million from the sale of the vessels. The vessels

Yahoo | September 14, 2021

SFL - Acquisition of modern Suezmax tankers and long term charters

SFL Corporation Ltd. (NYSE: SFL) (“SFL” or the “Company”) announced today that it has agreed to acquire three Suezmax tankers in combination with long term time charters to a world-leading commodity trading and logistics company. The vessels are built in 2019 and have the latest eco-design features, including exhaust gas cleaning systems. The Company expects to take delivery of the vessels in the fourth quarter. The charter period of the vessels will be for minimum five years with extension opti

Yahoo | September 7, 2021

Ship Finance International (SFL) Q2 2021 Earnings Call Transcript

After the speaker presentation, there would be a question-and-answer session [Operator instructions] For your information, this conference is being recorded. Now I would like to hand the conference over to your speaker today, Ole Hjertaker. Before we begin our presentation, I would like to note that this conference call will contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of the U.S.

Yahoo | August 18, 2021

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SFL Price Returns

1-mo 2.61%
3-mo 8.24%
6-mo 3.24%
1-year 16.17%
3-year -21.44%
5-year -6.59%
YTD 36.61%
2020 -51.90%
2019 53.41%
2018 -24.82%
2017 16.81%
2016 1.07%

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