Updated from 11:40 a.m. EST Shipping stocks were mixed Tuesday as the broader market tried in vain to stay in the green. DryShips (DRYS) shares were lately down 6.7% to $2.79 after the company announced updates regarding the sale of two vessels. Eagle Bulk Shipping (GNK) shares were down 6% to $2.96 a day after posting a fourth-quarter profit that met Street expectations. Genco Shipping (GNK) was down 4.8% to $9.04. Excel Maritime (EXM) was up 3.8% to $3.29. Diana Shipping (DSX) was up 4.8% to $10.64.