Scorpio Bulkers Inc. (SALT)

7.05
NYSE : Transportation
Prev Close 7.15
Day Low/High 7.00 / 7.17
52 Wk Low/High 6.50 / 8.85
Avg Volume 428.20K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 75.97M
Market Cap 543.19M
EPS -0.80
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield 0.08 (0.83%)

Latest News

Interesting SALT Put Options For December 21st

Investors in Scorpio Bulkers Inc saw new options begin trading this week, for the December 21st expiration. One of the key inputs that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to pay, is the time value, so with 241 days until expiration the newly trading contracts represent a potential opportunity for sellers of puts or calls to achieve a higher premium than would be available for the contracts with a closer expiration.

First Week Of SALT May 18th Options Trading

Investors in Scorpio Bulkers Inc saw new options become available this week, for the May 18th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the SALT options chain for the new May 18th contracts and identified the following call contract of particular interest.

Ex-Div Reminder for Scorpio Bulkers (SALT)

Ex-Div Reminder for Scorpio Bulkers (SALT)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/14/18, Scorpio Bulkers Inc will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.02, payable on 3/15/18. As a percentage of SALT's recent stock price of $7.40, this dividend works out to approximately 0.27%.

First Week of SALT September 21st Options Trading

First Week of SALT September 21st Options Trading

Investors in Scorpio Bulkers Inc saw new options become available this week, for the September 21st expiration. One of the key data points that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to pay, is the time value, so with 239 days until expiration the newly available contracts represent a potential opportunity for sellers of puts or calls to achieve a higher premium than would be available for the contracts with a closer expiration.

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Commit To Buy Scorpio Bulkers At $5, Earn 12.8% Annualized Using Options

Commit To Buy Scorpio Bulkers At $5, Earn 12.8% Annualized Using Options

Investors considering a purchase of Scorpio Bulkers Inc stock, but cautious about paying the going market price of $7.20/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the December put at the $5 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of 30 cents.

Short Interest Increases 49.8% For SALT

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 05/31/2017 settlement date, which shows a 1,278,068 share increase in total short interest for Scorpio Bulkers Inc , to 3,846,426, an increase of 49.76% since 04/28/2017. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

Oversold Conditions For Scorpio Bulkers (SALT)

Legendary investor Warren Buffett advises to be fearful when others are greedy, and be greedy when others are fearful. One way we can try to measure the level of fear in a given stock is through a technical analysis indicator called the Relative Strength Index, or RSI, which measures momentum on a scale of zero to 100.

TheStreet Quant Rating: D+ (Sell)