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Genco Shipping & Trading Limited (GNK)
Adjusting Estimates for Updated Scrubber Program Progress
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 drybulk carrier vessels. The Company is engaged in the ocean transportation of drybulk cargoes around the world through the ownership and operation of drybulk carrier vessels. As of December 31, 2016, its fleet consisted of 61 drybulk carriers, including 13 Capesize, six Panamax, four Ultramax, 21 Supramax, two Handymax and 15 Handysize drybulk carriers, with an aggregate carrying capacity of approximately 4,735,000 deadweight tons (dwt). Of the vessels in its fleet, 15 are on spot market-related time charters, and 27 are on fixed-rate time charter contracts. As of December 31, 2016, additionally, 19 of the vessels in its fleet were operating in vessel pools.
Poe Fratt, Senior Research Analyst, Noble Capital Markets, Inc.
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- Scrubber program update includes added downtime. Updated data on the scrubber program was released after the market closed on Friday. 11 scrubber installations on Capes completed to date and six more to go, but downtime was 104 days higher than expected, or 601 days in 3Q2019.
- Lowering 2019 EBITDA estimate to $78.0 million from $79.2 million to reflect higher
downtime, but 1H2019 weakness clearly ...
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