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

Ship Finance International Limited (SFL): $13.46

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SFL Price/Volume Stats

Current price $13.46 52-week high $13.54
Prev. close $13.36 52-week low $8.43
Day low $13.37 Volume 458,306
Day high $13.54 Avg. volume 810,857
50-day MA $12.13 Dividend yield 7.49%
200-day MA $10.79 Market Cap 1.87B

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  • Momentum is the dimension where SFL ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 84.65% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for SFL is in Growth, which has been heading down over the past 26 weeks.
  • SFL ranks lowest in Growth; there it ranks in the 13th percentile.

SFL Stock Summary

  • Of note is the ratio of SFL CORP LTD's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; only 2.83% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • For SFL, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by 94.99% of US equities we're observing.
  • As for revenue growth, note that SFL's revenue has grown 60.11% over the past 12 months; that beats the revenue growth of 92.48% of US companies in our set.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to SFL, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are DHC, HIW, AL, TGH, and MAC.
  • 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 27.59% lower, now standing at 12.6.
  • Over the past 238 months, SFL's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 7.1.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for SFL.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
SFL 2023-12-29 2.3 1.4 7.7 12.6
SFL 2023-12-28 2.3 1.4 7.8 12.7
SFL 2023-12-27 2.4 1.5 7.9 12.8
SFL 2023-12-26 2.4 1.5 7.9 12.8
SFL 2023-12-22 2.4 1.5 8.0 12.8
SFL 2023-12-21 2.4 1.5 7.9 12.8

SFL Growth Metrics

    Its 2 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 37.57%.
  • The 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at 5.65%.
  • The year over year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at 6.19%.
SFL's revenue has moved up $54,547,000 over the prior 24 months.

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
2021-12-31 513.396 293.595 164.343
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

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 66.13% of graded US stocks.
  • SFL's asset turnover comes in at 0.135 -- ranking 125th of 137 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 1.5 (Moderate Buy)

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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Latest SFL News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about SFL CORP LTD that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate SFL as an investment opportunity.

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Yahoo | December 22, 2023

SFL's (NYSE:SFL) Upcoming Dividend Will Be Larger Than Last Year's

SFL Corporation Ltd.'s ( NYSE:SFL ) dividend will be increasing from last year's payment of the same period to $0.25 on...

Yahoo | December 13, 2023

SFL Corporation Ltd. (NYSE:SFL) Q3 2023 Earnings Call Transcript

SFL Corporation Ltd. (NYSE:SFL) Q3 2023 Earnings Call Transcript November 14, 2023 Unidentified Company Representative: Welcome to SFL’s Third Quarter 2023 Conference Call. My name is [indiscernible] and I’m an analyst in SFL. Our CEO, Ole Hjertaker will start the call by briefly going through the highlights of the quarter. Following that our Chief Operating […]

Yahoo | November 15, 2023

SFL - Third Quarter 2023 Results

Preliminary Q3 2023 results and increased quarterly cash dividend to $0.25 per share Hamilton, Bermuda, November 8, 2023. SFL Corporation Ltd. (“SFL” or the “Company”) today announced its preliminary financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2023. Highlights 79th consecutive quarterly dividend declared, increased to $0.25 per shareNet profit of $29.3 million, or $0.23 per share in the third quarterReceived charter hire1 of $214 million in the quarter, including $2.6 million of profit

Yahoo | November 8, 2023

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Yahoo | November 6, 2023

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SFL Price Returns

1-mo 10.60%
3-mo 19.40%
6-mo 22.23%
1-year 43.30%
3-year 123.28%
5-year 75.19%
YTD 19.33%
2023 34.55%
2022 23.53%
2021 39.84%
2020 -51.90%
2019 53.41%

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