Shipping Stocks

Includes a Number of Foreign International Shipping Companies

Shipping Stocks

Here is a little info on each of the sub-industries within this category to help you find trade setups or potential investments in areas that interest you. A full list of publicly traded shipping companies can be found by scrolling down or you can access a list of the companies in each group by the industry links on this page.

Container Ship CompaniesThese publicly traded companies operate containerships which are responsible for shipping a very large percentage of the world’s manufactured goods today. Some of the larger companies in this category include:

Costamare Inc. (CMRE)

Matson, Inc. (MATX)

Seaspan Corporation (SSW)

Crude Oil Tankers: There are nearly 20 mid and small-cap companies are in this category. These companies are engaged in transporting crude oil and/or bulk chemical liquids, diesel, fuel oil, jet oil, liquefied natural gas and refined petroleum. Examples of these companies include:

Euronav N.V. (EURN)

Kirby Corporation (KEX)

Nordic American Tankers Limited (NAT)

Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. (OSGB)

Teekay LNG Partners L.P. (TGP)

Diversified Shipping: These companies’ fleets are comprised of more than one class of vessel (containership, dry bulk, etc.).

Dry Bulk: These ships transport major dry bulk goods such as coal, iron ore and grains as well as a wide range of minor bulk goods. This category is largely comprised of small-cap companies headquartered outside of the United States

Diana Shipping Inc. (DSX)

Liquefied Natural Gas: This marine transportation category is comprised of companies that own liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers and has a mix of small and mid-cap non U.S. companies.

GasLog LP. (GLOG)

Golar LNG Limited (GLNG)

Navigator Holdings Ltd. (NVGS)

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Publicly Traded Companies by Sector and Industry

List of Transportation Companies

Industry Links: Shipping Stocks

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Publicly Traded Shipping Companies

Container Shipping

Crude Oil Tankers

Diversified Shipping

Dry Bulk Shipping

LNG Tankers



Shipping Resources

List of Recent IPOs, ETFs and Comparative Tools

Shipping: IPOs in 2016

There have been no IPOs in this category to date in 2016.

Shipping: IPOs in 2015

Euronav N.V. (EURN) (IPO in January 2015: Belgium: crude oil tankers)

Gener8 Maritime Inc. (GNRT) (IPO in June 2015: Crude oil tankers)

Shipping ETFs

Guggenheim Shipping ETF (SEA)

List of Publicly Traded Shipping Stocks

U.S. Exchanges

Ardmore Shipping Corporation (ASC)  (Oil and chemical tankers)

CAI International, Inc. (CAI)  (Intermodal freight container leasing)

Capital Product Partners L.P. (CPLP) (Greece, shipping: crude oil, diesel, fuel oil and jet oil)

Costamare Inc. (CMRE)  (Container shipping)

Danaos Corporation (DAC)  (Container shipping)

DHT Holdings, Inc. (DHT)  (Crude oil tanker company)

Diana Containerships Inc. (DCIX)  (Container shipping: Greece)

Diana Shipping Inc. (DSX) (Greece: dry bulk shipping)

Dorian LPG Ltd. (LPG) (Liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) shipping company)

DryShips Inc. (DRYS) (Greece: dry bulk shipping)

Dynagas LNG Partners LP (DLNG) (Greece: LNG carriers)

Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. (EGLE) (Dry bulk shipping)

Euronav N.V. (EURN) (Belgium: crude oil shipping)

Euroseas Ltd. (ESEA) (Greece:  Dry Bulk and Containerships)

Frontline Ltd. (FRO)   (Crude oil shipping)

GasLog LP. (GLOG) (LNG carriers)

GasLog Partners L.P. (GLOP) (LNG carriers)

Genco Shipping & Trading Ltd. (GNK) (Dry bulk shipping)

Gener8 Maritime Inc. (GNRT) (Crude oil tankers)

Globus Maritime Limited (GLBS) (Greece: dry bulk shipping)

Global Ship Lease, Inc. (GSL) (Container shipping)

Golar LNG Limited (GLNG) (LNG carriers)

Golar LNG Partners L.P. (GMLP) (LNG Carriers and floating storage and regasification units)

Golden Ocean Group Limited (GOGL) (Dry bulk shipping: Bermuda)

Kirby Corporation (KEX) (Tank barges)

Knight Transportation, Inc. (KNX) (Truckload freight brokerage, dedicated truckload, drayage services, dry van, refrigerated and rail intermodal services)

KNOT Offshore Partners LP (KNOP) (United Kingdom: shuttle tankers for crude oil)

Matson, Inc. (MATX) (Container shipping)

Navigator Holdings Ltd. (NVGS) (United Kingdom: LNG carriers)

Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation (NNA) (Bulk chemical liquids, crude oil and refined petroleum)

Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. (NM) (Dry bulk shipping)

Navios Maritime Midstream Partners L.P. (NAP) (Large crude oil tankers)

Navios Maritime Partners LP (NMM) (Dry bulk and containerships)

Nordic American Offshore Ltd (NAO) (Operates platform supply vessels used by the offshore oil & gas industry)

Nordic American Tankers Limited (NAT) (Crude oil tankers)

Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. (OSG) (Crude oil, petroleum products and liquefied natural gas)

Pangaea Logistics Solutions Ltd. (PANL) (Dry bulk shipping)

Patriot Transportation Holding, Inc. (PATI) (Liquid and dry bulk commodities)

Pyxis Tankers Inc. (PXS) (Greece: petroleum products and other liquid bulk items)

Rand Logistics, Inc. (RLOG) (Bulk freight shipping services in the Great Lakes Region)

Safe Bulkers, Inc. (SB) (Dry bulk shipping)

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. (SALT) (Dry bulk shipping)

Scorpio Tankers Inc. (STNG) (Shipping: petroleum products)

Seaboard Corporation (SEB) (Diversified company: container shipping in addition to numerous other activities)

Seacor Holdings Inc. (CKH)  (Diversified shipping: services to the energy and agricultural markets)

Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp (SHIP) (Greece: dry bulk shipping)

Seaspan Corporation (SSW) (Container shipping)

Sino-Global Shipping America, Ltd. (SINO) (Chartering, inland transportation management and ship management services)

Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) (Greece: dry bulk shipping)

StealthGas, Inc. (GASS) (Greece: LNG carriers)

TAL International Group, Inc. (TAL) (Leases intermodal freight containers)

Teekay LNG Partners L.P. (TGP) (Liquefied gas and conventional tankers)

Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. (TOO) (Products and services to the offshore oil industry)

Teekay Tankers Ltd. (TNK) (Crude oil and refined product tankers)

Textainer Group Holdings Limited (TGH) (Leases marine cargo containers)

TOP Ships Inc. (TOPS) (Greece: petroleum products and bulk liquid chemicals)

Tsakos Energy Navigation Ltd (TNP) (Greece: petroleum product tankers, crude oil carriers)