StealthGas plunges on Q2 miss, CEO not happy


"In general I am not happy with the quarter," StealthGas (GASS -9.5%) CEO Harry Vafias says, regarding what looks like a rather large bottom line Q2 miss.

Shares are off sharply following the report, which showed revenues rose 4.1% Y/Y for the quarter.

Net income fell 29%.

Vafias notes that in July the company did manage to secure "long term charters for three ... vessels that had come off charter." (PR)

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  • rambler1
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    This guy is a kid he started as a director of Stealthgass at the ripe old age of about 25, and now he's 34. He shouldn't be happy he shouldn't be running this thing, long term shareholders sure aren't.
    20 Aug 2013, 03:51 PM Reply Like
  • slash32is4
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    I think he started the company... Thats enough of a reason why he should run the company... I just want to invest in a young man like that
    20 Aug 2013, 03:59 PM Reply Like
  • rambler1
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    His family & it's management company started it, and gave him the reins.
    22 Aug 2013, 07:52 AM Reply Like
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