The Smart Money's Top 10 Shipping Stocks Picks

|
Includes: DRYS, DSX, EXM, FRO, GMRRQ, GNK, SFL, TNK, TNP, TOO
by: Kapitall

The following is a list of the top 10 shipping stocks, in terms of institutional inflows over the last 3 months. All of these stocks have market caps north of $200M, and have seen institutional inflows increase by more than 8% over the last 3 months.

Performance data sourced from Finviz, institutional data sourced from Reuters.com.



The list has been sorted by the change in institutional ownership over the last year.

1. General Maritime Corp. (NYSE:GMR): Market cap of $388M. Institutional investors, who own 51.95% of the stock, currently own 46,181,105 shares vs. 21,276,419 shares held 3 months ago (+117.05% change). The stock has lost -44.88% over the last year.

2. Teekay Tankers Ltd. (NYSE:TNK): Market cap of $560M. Institutional investors, who own 60.22% of the stock, currently own 11,742,140 shares vs. 7,699,605 shares held 3 months ago (+52.5% change). The stock has gained 70.32% over the last year.

3. Excel Maritime Carriers, Ltd. (NYSE:EXM): Market cap of $432M. Institutional investors, who own 13.48% of the stock, currently own 10,736,087 shares vs. 8,392,276 shares held 3 months ago (+27.93% change). The stock has lost -28.06% over the last year.

4. Frontline Ltd. (NYSE:FRO): Market cap of $2,242B. Institutional investors, who own 28.28% of the stock, currently own 22,014,880 shares vs. 19,282,030 shares held 3 months ago (+14.17% change). The stock has gained 30.91% over the last year.

5. DryShips, Inc. (NASDAQ:DRYS): Market cap of $1,221B. Institutional investors, who own 23.79% of the stock, currently own 61,295,193 shares vs. 54,326,786 shares held 3 months ago (+12.83% change). The stock has lost -44.65% over the last year.

6. Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE:DSX): Market cap of $1,006B. Institutional investors, who own 32.27% of the stock, currently own 26,450,466 shares vs. 23,940,337 shares held 3 months ago (+10.48% change). The stock has lost -15.5% over the last year.

7. Genco Shipping & Trading Ltd. (NYSE:GNK): Market cap of $560M. Institutional investors, who own 68.83% of the stock, currently own 24,454,836 shares vs. 22,314,463 shares held 3 months ago (+9.59% change). The stock has lost -32.05% over the last year.

8. Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL): Market cap of $1,454B. Institutional investors, who own 22.38% of the stock, currently own 16,755,064 shares vs. 15,364,101 shares held 3 months ago (+9.05% change). The stock has gained 56.96% over the last year.

9. Tsakos Energy Navigation Ltd. (NYSE:TNP): Market cap of $507M. Institutional investors, who own 27.6% of the stock, currently own 10,184,848 shares vs. 9,372,345 shares held 3 months ago (+8.67% change). The stock has lost -16.51% over the last year.

10. Teekay Offshore Partners LP (NYSE:TOO): Market cap of $1,301B. Institutional investors, who own 32.2% of the stock, currently own 13,556,087 shares vs. 12,540,118 shares held 3 months ago (+8.1% change). The stock has gained 61.02% over the last year.



Disclosure: No positions