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Diana fixes post panamax “Electra” and panamax “Protefs” on period

Diana fixes post panamax “Electra” and panamax “Protefs” on period
. DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER CONTRACTS FOR M/V ELECTRA WITH OLDENDORFF AND  M/V PROTEFS WITH PHAETHON ATHENS, GREECE, November 22, 2019 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced...
November 22nd, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, News, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Contained dry fall and continued wet surge

Contained dry fall and continued wet surge
John Faraclas Contained Dry fall and continued Wet surge The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fell five points and now stands at 1,255. The Wets’ surge and will continue to surge. Geopolitics for strong nerves with the Migrants creating havoc in South Europe. John Faraclas’ brief recap: The Capes’ BCI was...
November 21st, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

STEALTHGAS INC. Reports Nine Months 2019 Financial and Operating Results

STEALTHGAS INC. Reports Nine Months 2019 Financial and Operating Results
Harry Vafias STEALTHGAS INC. Reports Nine Months 2019 Financial and Operating Results ATHENS, Greece, Nov. 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — STEALTHGAS INC. (GASS), a ship-owning company primarily serving the liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) sector of the international shipping industry, announced today...
November 21st, 2019 | Accountancy, Chartering, Company Profiles, LPG, Reports, Shipmanagement, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana fixes post-panamax “Polymnia” on period to Cargill

Diana fixes post-panamax “Polymnia” on period to Cargill
. Diana Shipping Inc. announces direct continuation of time charter contract for m/v Polymnia with Cargill  ATHENS, GREECE, November 20, 2019 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through...
November 20th, 2019 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

Performance Shipping Inc. announces agreement to acquire an Aframax Tanker and US$11.0 million investment by its chairman

Performance Shipping Inc. announces agreement to acquire an Aframax Tanker and US$11.0 million investment by its chairman
.. Performance Shipping Inc. Announces Agreement to Acquire an Aframax Tanker and US$11.0 Million Investment by its Chairman ATHENS, GREECE, November 20, 2019 – Performance Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships and...
November 20th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Markets, News, Sales and Purchases, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Skyfall …err Dryfall continues with the BDI@1,304; Wets …“surge”

Skyfall …err Dryfall continues with the BDI@1,304; Wets …“surge”
John Faraclas Skyfall …err Dryfall continues with the BDI@1,304; Wets …“surge” The Dry Market ‘s fall continued with the only excemption that of the Panamax which surprise surprise gained four points! The Wets on the up and Geopolitics as usual continue to deteriorate sending hint-alarms but...
November 19th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Reports, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 19, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 19, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 19, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 19, 2019 Global Markets Investors retain a cautious stance against risk assets early today amid market uncertainty over whether the US and China are getting close to finalizing “phase one” trade...
November 19th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The BDI@1,338… CAUTION!

The BDI@1,338… CAUTION!
John Faraclas The BDI@1,338… CAUTION! The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fell 19 points since last Friday the 15th of November and makes things more uncertain as it’s a bad start for this week, given that  Geopolitics are being governed by the few who don’t care at all how the 7.7 billion people on...
November 18th, 2019 | Chartering, Comment, Dry Bulkcarriers, Insight, Markets, Military, Reports, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 18, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 18, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 18, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 18, 2019 Global Markets Risky assets kicked off the week on a positive tone amid renewed optimism for a US/China trade deal in the not too distant future. US Treasury and Bund yields were a tad higher...
November 18th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Dry Market’s contained fall amid perplexed Geopolitics and Global Debt continues…

Dry Market’s contained fall amid perplexed Geopolitics and Global Debt continues…
John Faraclas Dry Market’s contained fall amid perplexed Geopolitics and Global Debt continues… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) was down earlier on today seven points to 1,357 and on a weekly basis 21 – from 1,378 points (08 Nov.2019). A contained fall with only the Capes being on a slight upwards...
November 15th, 2019 | Chartering, Civil Unrest, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 15, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 15, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 15, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 15, 2019 Global Markets Market hopes for a preliminary US/China trade deal in the not too distant future were revived late yesterday following comments by White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow...
November 15th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Diana fixes Kamsarmax “Medousa” on period to Cargill

Diana fixes Kamsarmax “Medousa” on period to Cargill
. DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES DIRECT CONTINUATION OF TIME CHARTER CONTRACT FOR M/V MEDUSA WITH CARGILL ATHENS, GREECE, November 14, 2019 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through...
November 14th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 14, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 14, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 14, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 14, 2019 Global Markets Germany’s Q3 GDP increased by 0.1%QoQ following a slightly downward revised reading of -0.2%QoQ in the previous quarter. As a result, the German economy avoided a so-called...
November 14th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Volatile Capes’ slight “rebound” but all other dry indices falling; the Wets balancing…

Volatile Capes’ slight “rebound” but all other dry indices falling; the Wets balancing…
John Faraclas Volatile Capes’ slight “rebound” but all other dry indices falling; the Wets balancing… The BDI was up 11 points earlier on today and now stands at 1,365… Messy Geopolitics might as numerous times have stressed turn Planet Ocean upside down! John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: The...
November 13th, 2019 | Associations, Banking, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Food and Drink, Maritime Education and Training, Markets, Military, Reports, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Oslo Børs: Atlantic Sapphire wins Star of Innovation award in Brussels

Oslo Børs: Atlantic Sapphire wins Star of Innovation award in Brussels
Oslo Børs: Atlantic Sapphire wins Star of Innovation award in Brussels 13/11/2019 – Atlantic Sapphire was named Star of Innovation in the EU Commission’s awards to the best companies recently listed on stock exchanges across Europe. The European Small and Mid-Cap Awards are an annual award...
November 13th, 2019 | Awards, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 13, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 13, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 13, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 13, 2019 Global Markets Investors adopt a cautious stance in early trade today ahead of US President Donald Trump’s decision on whether he will impose higher tariffs on cars and auto parts imported...
November 13th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana commences self tender offer to purchase up to 2,739,726 shares

Diana commences self tender offer to purchase up to 2,739,726 shares
. DIANA SHIPPING INC. COMMENCES SELF TENDER OFFER TO PURCHASE UP TO 2,739,726 SHARES ATHENS, GREECE, November 12, 2019 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX) (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced the commencement of a tender...
November 12th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 12, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 12, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 12, November 2019)  GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 8, 2019 Global Markets Bund yields moved higher earlier today amid market expectations that US President Donald Trump will likely postpone again a decision on whether to impose tariffs on EU auto...
November 12th, 2019 | Automobiles, Banking, Car trade, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 11, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 11, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 11, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 11, 2019 Global Markets Global equity markets started the week on a weaker note and the safe haven yen rose amid escalation of violence in Hong Kong and news that a protester has been shot by police....
November 11th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Oslo Børs Statistics: Monthly Statistics October 2019

Oslo Børs Statistics: Monthly Statistics October 2019
Oslo Børs Statistics: Monthly Statistics October 2019 Monthly Statistics October 2019 08/11/2019 The monthly statistics report for the Oslo Børs equity markets is published. The report includes information about listed shares on Oslo Børs, Oslo Axess and Merkur Market for the month of October 2019. The...
November 8th, 2019 | Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Market collapse continues with the BDI@1,428

Market collapse continues with the BDI@1,428
John Faraclas Market collapse continues with the BDI@1,428 The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 105 points thanks to the Capes’ three digit fall. Geopolitics still mess and Grammenos’ brigade continues its success on day two; John Faraclas’ brief recap: The BDI lost its 1,500 points threshold and let’s...
November 7th, 2019 | Banking, Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, Markets, Ship Demolitions, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Diana announces the sale of panamax “Clio”

Diana announces the sale of panamax “Clio”
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES THE SALE OF A PANAMAX DRY BULK VESSEL, THE M/V CLIO ATHENS, GREECE, November 7, 2019 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that it has signed, through a separate...
November 7th, 2019 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Sales and Purchases, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 7, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 7, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 7, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 7, 2019 Global Markets Risk-on sentiment prevailed in early trade today on news reports suggesting that the US and China will likely agree to lift existing tariffs in phases as a condition for reaching...
November 7th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 6, November 2019)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 6, November 2019)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 6, November 2019) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS November 6, 2019 Global Markets Core government bond yields continued to move higher in early European trade on market optimism that US/China trade talks are on track for a “Phase One” deal. Furthermore,...
November 6th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The BDI@ 1,656: still tough times ahead…

The BDI@ 1,656: still tough times ahead…
John Faraclas The BDI@ 1,656: still tough times ahead… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 19 points amid perplexed Geopolitics with uncertainty being the name of the game. John Faraclas’ brief recap: The Capes “bounced” back with 29 points plus and the BCI now stands at 2,975 – trying to go...
November 5th, 2019 | Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, News, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More