And Diana Shipping (DSX - Get Report) has made a similar move into containerships. Its spinoff plans are more solid than DryShips', however. Diana will float stock in the container business next week, on Jan. 18.
Meanwhile, Excel Maritime (EXM - Get Report) continues to strive to pay down a heavy load after leveraging itself to buy a dry-bulk fleet in 2008. And Genco Shipping & Trading (GNK - Get Report), which itself made a big fleet-building acquisition back in June, has the most exposure to spot rates among its peers.
With all that in mind, which dry bulk stock do you think will outperform the sector over the course of 2011? Take our poll below to see what
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