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Frontline Ltd. (FRO)

  • Thu, Jul. 2, 11:19 AM
  • Sep. 18, 2012, 2:19 PM
    Nordic American Tanker (NAT -1.4%) acquires the remaining 50% shareholding interest in Orion Tanker Pool from Frontline (FRO -9.1%), effective January, 2013. Once the transaction closes, Orion will become a 100% subsidiary of NAT. FRO's nine suezmax vessels will leave Orion later this year after the shipper advised NAT that it wishes to be more flexible in the operation of its vessels.
  • Jun. 4, 2012, 2:26 PM
    Ship Finance International (SFL -4%)) agrees to sell its 20-year old combination carrier Front Rider to an unrelated third party, while simultaneously agreeing to terminate the corresponding charter party with a subsidiary of Frontline Ltd (FRO -7.7%). SFL will receive approximately $10.2M, including a $500k charter termination compensation payment from FRO, and book gain of approximately $1.7M in Q312.
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Company Description
Frontline Ltdis an international shipping company. TheCompany operates in the tanker market as an international provider of seaborne transportation of crude oil.
Sector: Services
Industry: Shipping
Country: United States