Notable Mover: What’s Next for Seaspan Corporation After Making Yearly Low?

Notable Mover: What's Next for Seaspan Corporation After Making Yearly Low?

The stock of Seaspan Corporation (NYSE:SSW) hit a new 52-week low and has $12.19 target or 8.00% below today’s $13.25 share price. The 9 months bearish chart indicates high risk for the $1.40B company. The 1-year low was reported on Oct, 13 by If the $12.19 price target is reached, the company will be worth $112.00M less.
The 52-week low event is an important milestone for every stock because it shows very negative momentum and is time when sellers come in. During such technical setups, fundamental investors usually stay away and are careful buying the stock. About 495,551 shares traded hands or 10.59% up from the average. Seaspan Corporation (NYSE:SSW) has declined 21.76% since March 10, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 29.28% the S&P500.

Analysts await Seaspan Corporation (NYSE:SSW) to report earnings on November, 7. They expect $0.30 earnings per share, 0.00% or $0.00 from last year’s $0.3 per share. SSW’s profit will be $31.70 million for 11.04 P/E if the $0.30 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.30 actual earnings per share reported by Seaspan Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.00% EPS growth.

Seaspan Corporation (NYSE:SSW) Ratings Coverage

Out of 4 analysts covering Seaspan (NYSE:SSW), 0 rate it a “Buy”, 2 “Sell”, while 2 “Hold”. This means 0 are positive. Seaspan has been the topic of 5 analyst reports since September 18, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. The stock of Seaspan Corporation (NYSE:SSW) earned “Market Perform” rating by Wells Fargo on Friday, November 20. Barclays Capital downgraded it to “Equal Weight” rating and $16 target price in Monday, January 11 report. The firm earned “Underweight” rating on Friday, December 18 by JP Morgan. Barclays Capital downgraded Seaspan Corporation (NYSE:SSW) rating on Friday, April 1. Barclays Capital has “Underweight” rating and $14 price target. The stock of Seaspan Corporation (NYSE:SSW) earned “Hold” rating by BB&T Capital on Friday, September 18.

According to Zacks Investment Research, “Seaspan owns containerships and charters them pursuant to long-term fixed-rate charters.”

More notable recent Seaspan Corporation (NYSE:SSW) news were published by: which released: “Seaspan Corporation in 6 Charts” on September 23, 2016, also with their article: “Will Seaspan Corporation Raise Its Dividend in 2017?” published on August 30, 2016, published: “Seaspan Corporation: One Risk to Watch Closely” on June 02, 2016. More interesting news about Seaspan Corporation (NYSE:SSW) were released by: and their article: “Seaspan Corporation Puts Another $100 Million in the Bank” published on June 13, 2016 as well as‘s news article titled: “3 Things Seaspan Corporation’s CEO Wants You to Know” with publication date: August 15, 2016.

SSW Company Profile

Seaspan Corporation, incorporated on May 3, 2005, is an independent charter owner and manager of containerships. The Firm charters pursuant to long-term, fixed-rate time charters with various container liner companies. The Firm operates a fleet of approximately 90 containerships. The Company’s operating vessels include YM Wish, YM Wellhead, YM Witness, COSCO Glory, MOL Emissary, MOL Efficiency, CSCL Brisbane, Jakarta Express, CSCL Manzanillo and Guayaquil Bridge.

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