Movers and SHAKERS
Eagle Bulk Shipping (EGLE)
Well Positioned For 2022
Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. is a US-based drybulk owner-operator focused on the Supramax/Ultramax mid-size asset class, which ranges from 50,000 and 65,000 deadweight tons in size; these vessels are equipped with onboard cranes allowing for the self-loading and unloading of cargoes, a feature which distinguishes them from the larger classes of drybulk vessels and provides for greatly enhanced flexibility and versatility- both with respect to cargo diversity and port accessibility. The Company transports a broad range of major and minor bulk cargoes around the world, including coal, grain, ore, pet coke, cement, and fertilizer. Eagle operates out of three offices, Stamford (headquarters), Singapore, and Hamburg, and performs all aspects of vessel management in-house including: commercial, operational, technical, and strategic.
Poe Fratt, Senior Research Analyst, Noble Capital Markets, Inc.
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Favorable Dry Bulk Market Outlook Intact, Albeit with Volatility. While overall TCE rates have dropped recently due to weather disruptions and seasonality and the forward cover is low, the outlook remains favorable. Volatility is likely to continue, and seasonality should be expected. At the same time, the order book remains muted, and the January 1, 2023 implementation of new carbon emission regulations (EEXI) could trigger slow steaming that effectively lowers supply.
Well Positioned Entering 2022. Several milestones were achieved over the past five years and the moves enhanced the competitive position moving into this year. The fleet renewal program improved the fleet profile, the commercial strategy has consistently outperformed the market, the capital structure has been simplified with a global refinancing in 4Q2021, access to equity capital markets has ...
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