DHT Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:DHT) Moving Today – Down by 3.38%

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DHT Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:DHT) is at $4.00 having a low of $3.85 and high of $4.14. The big move distinguishes the stock as one of the day’s most volatile.

It is one of the market’s biggest losers. Company shares are trading at $4.00 a tad higher than $3.88, the stock’s 50 day moving average and which is marginally under the 200 day moving average of $4.28. The 50 day moving average went up $0.12 or +2.99% and the 200 day average was down $-0.28.

Short Interest

Traders are a little more bearish recently if you watch the rise in short interest. The company recorded a rise in short interest of 7.49% as of August 31, 2017 from the last reporting period. Short interest increased 312,416 over that timeframe. The short-interest ratio increased to 7.0 and the percentage of shorted shares is 0.03% as of August 31.

Dividends

Additionally DHT Holdings, Inc. recently declared a dividend which was paid on Wednesday the 31st of May 2017. The dividend payment was $0.020 per share for the quarter which comes to $0.08 on an annualized basis. This dividend represents a yield of $2.07 which is the dividend as a percentage of the current share price. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday the 22nd of August 2017. As of the latest earnings report the EPS was $-0.44 and is expected to be $0.24 for the current year with 142,347,000 shares currently outstanding. Analysts expect next quarter’s EPS to be $0.07 and the next full year EPS is projected to be $0.39.

Company Information

DHT Holdings, Inc., launched on February 12, 2010, operates a fleet of crude oil tankers. As of March 21, 2017, the Business’s fleet consisted of 21 crude oil tankers in operation. As of March 21, 2017, the Business’s fleet consisted of 19 very large crude carriers (VLCCs), which are tankers ranging in size from 200,000 to 320,000 deadweight tons (dwt), and two Aframax tankers (Aframaxes), which are tankers ranging in size from 80,000 to 120,000 dwt. As of December 31, 2016, the Business’s fleet in operation had a combined carrying capacity of 6,087,095 dwt..