Best Performing Marine Transportation Stocks of 2021
Updated May 4, 2021
☀ Trending Among Corona Carnage ☀ List of Best Performing Corona Vaccine Stocks, Healthcare Stocks, and Artificial Intelligence Stocks. Among the various stocks of the U.S.-listed companies belonging to the Marine Transportation sector or business segment, which ones have been the front-runners in terms of generating the highest returns for the investors? Here is the following list comprising of those top 10 America-listed stocks of the 'Marine Transportation' sector, industry or business segment (or index), which have generated the best returns in terms of price changes between the end of previous year and the date of writing.
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Top Marine Transportation Stocks With Highest Returns
The following list presents stocks of the companies which belong to the broader Marine Transportation sector or the stock market index, their corresponding prices as of given date, and the percentage gains realized: 1) Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. (NM)
Here's a look at the basic details and how the above mentioned stocks fared during the period:
Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. (Navios Holdings), incorporated on November 19, 2002, is a global, vertically integrated seaborne shipping and logistics company. The Company is focused on the transport and transshipment ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Navios Maritime. The Monte Carlo, Monaco-headquartered company Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. (NM) is ranked number one among the best performing stocks of Marine Transportation of 2021. The Transportation sector business falls under the Marine Transportation industrial sub-sector. Since the start of the year 2021, the stock price of Navios Maritime has changed by 304.91 percent, which is calculated based on the previous year's closing price of $2.24 per share and year-to-date closing price of $9.07 per share as of writing. The market value of the company as indicated by its market-cap changed from $35.57 million to $144.19 million during the same period. Along with Marine Transportation, the company is also in the business of Transportation, Industrials, Shipping & Ports, among other usual products and services.
Safe Bulkers, Inc., incorporated on December 11, 2007, is a holding company. The Companys principal business is the acquisition, ownership and operation of drybulk vessels. The Companys vessels operate across ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Safe Bulkers. The Monaco, Monaco-based Transportation sector company Safe Bulkers, Inc (SB) holds the number two spot among the best performing stocks of the Marine Transportation sector. Classified as the Marine Transportation business, the stock price of Safe Bulkers ended the previous year at a price of $1.3 per share while it reached the level of $4.21 apiece as of May 4, 2021 translating to a percentage change in stock price of 223.85%. As of writing, the company's market-cap value stands at $443.73 million. Few leading stock market index includes Safe Bulkers in their constituent list. They include Russell 2000 index, and a few other larger indexes which are part of the stock market.
Euroseas Ltd. provides ocean-going transportation services worldwide. The company owns and operates containerships that transport dry and refrigerated containerized cargoes, including manufactured pro ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Euroseas. During the given months of the year 2021, Euroseas Ltd. (ESEA) was successful in generating YTD returns of 214.36 percentage which helped it gain the number three spot in the list of the top performing stocks which generated maximum returns during year 2021 till date. As of December of the previous year, the stock of the Greece-based Euroseas closed at a price of $5.43 per share, while it traded at a price of $17.07 per share as of May 4, 2021. The company's market cap changed from $32.41 million to $115.94 million during the same period YTD. The company is classified under the Transportation industry sector and further specialized as a Marine Transportation sector business.
Navios Maritime Partners LP
Navios Maritime Partners L.P. owns and operates dry cargo vessels in Asia, Europe, North America, and Australia. The company offers seaborne transportation services for a range of dry cargo commoditie ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Navios Maritime Partners LP. Rank number four in the coveted list is held by Navios Maritime Partners LP (NMM) for being among the top performing stocks of 2021. Headquartered in Greece, the Transportation sector company is categorized under the industrial sub-sector of Marine Transportation. Since the start of the year 2021, stock of Navios Maritime Partners LP has so far gained 200.45 percentage, based on the previous year's closing price of $11.2 per share and year-to-date price of $33.65 per share. During the same period, the market capitalization of the company changed from $127.07 million to $690.07 million.
Danaos Corporation, incorporated on October 7, 2005, is a holding company and an international owner of containerships, chartering its vessels to a range of liner companies. The Companys principal business ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Danaos. At number five in the list of top stocks stands Danaos Corporation (DAC), which saw a change in its stock price from the level of $21.43 apiece during previous year December end to the price of $62.56 per share as of May 4, 2021. It translates to a change of 191.93 percentage. The Greece-headquartered Transportation sector company also saw its market value change from $438.24 million to $1.29 billion.
Eagle Bulk Shipping
Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc., incorporated on March 23, 2005, is engaged in the ocean transportation of dry bulk cargoes around the world through the ownership, chartering and operation of dry-bulk ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Eagle Bulk Shipping. Based on the market-cap change from $236.13 million to $553.83 million during the given months of the year 2021 and the share price change from $19 per share to a price of $44.51 per share as of May 4, 2021, Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. (EGLE) was successful in generating YTD returns of 134.26 percentage. Standing at the number six rank in the top performing list of Marine Transportation stocks, the New York, NY-based Eagle Bulk Shipping is categorized as the Marine Transportation sub-sector business which falls under the larger Transportation sector. It is also a part of few famous stock indexes that are used to track the overall performance of the stock market. They include Wilshire 5000 index, Russell 2000 index, and a few more broader-level indexes that are actively tracked in the market.
Star Bulk Carriers
Star Bulk Carriers Corp., a shipping company, engages in the ocean transportation of dry bulk cargoes worldwide. Its vessels transport a range of major bulks, including iron ores, coal, and grains, as ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Star Bulk Carriers. Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) has moved by 131.37 percentage over the given period of 2021-YTD, helping it gain a place at number seven among the top performing stocks. The Transportation sector company managed to achieve the feat as its stock price changed from $8.83 apiece to the price of $20.43 per share between the end of December of the previous year and May 4, 2021. The smart run of the Greece-based Marine Transportation sector company lead to a handsome gain in its marketcap which changed from $848.28 million to $2.03 billion over the same duration.
Genco Shipping and Trading
Genco Shipping & Trading Limited, incorporated on September 27, 2004, transports iron ore, coal, grain, steel products and other drybulk cargoes along shipping routes through the ownership and operation of ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Genco Shipping and Trading. The New York, NY-based Genco Shipping and Trading Limited Warrants Expiring 12/31/2021 (GNK) belongs to the Transportation sector and is categorized as a Marine Transportation company. The stock of Genco Shipping and Trading ended the previous year at a price of $7.36 per share. As of May 4, 2021, the stock price has reached $16.28 apiece, which indicates a change of 121.2 percent making the company rank among the top performing stocks of the Marine Transportation for the year 2021 till date. At the end of the last year, company's market capitalization stood at $307.66 million. It has now changed to $682.33 million as of writing. Genco Shipping and Trading continues to be a leading constituent of many major stock market indexes like Wilshire 5000 index, Russell 2000 index, and several other broader level multi-cap market indicators.
Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. (Seanergy), incorporated on January 4, 2008, is an international shipping company. The Company specializes in the seaborne transportation of drybulk commodities across the world. The Company ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Seanergy Maritime. Seanergy Maritime (SHIP) generated percentage returns of 117.63 percent during the 2021 year-to-date. Its returns are based on the share price which moved from $0.54 per share from the previous year-end to the price of $1.17 per share as of May 4, 2021. The company's value, as indicated by the market-cap figure, changed from $36.73 million to $182.77 million during the same period. The company is categorized as a Transportation speciality business with further classification in the Marine Transportation sub-category. Based in Greece, the YTD performance of the Marine Transportation sector also fared better than that of the returns generated by some of the closley tracked stock market indexes.
Diana Shipping Inc. provides shipping transportation services. The company transports a range of dry bulk cargoes, including iron ore, coal, and grains, as well as steel products, cement, and fertilizers throug ... see Detailed Company Profile, full Dividend History, and List of ETFs holding the stock of Diana Shipping. The number ten spot in the list of top performing stocks of the Marine Transportation sector is taken by Diana Shipping inc. (DSX). The company's stock price changed from $1.93 per share at the end of December of the previous year to the price of $3.93 per share as of writing. Overall, the stock managed to realized price change of 103.63 percent during the given time period. The corresponding change in the market capitalization value of the Athens, -based Transportation sector company was from $172.3 million to $359.73 million. Being ranked in the top 10 best performing stocks of the Marine Transportation sector, the company also succeeded in outperforming the returns generated by some of the popular stock market indexes.This page is updated every week/month. Bookmark this site to track the best performing stocks regularly.