Published Thu, 11 Oct 2018 09:53:01 -0400 on Seeking Alpha
This article reviews an attractive high-yield opportunity that we originally shared with our members back in June, but we did NOT buy (we only added it to our watch list because we were waiting for some "price weakness"). In light of the recent market wide sell-off, we believe now is an attractive time for income-focused investors to consider the shares, especially since the company remains healthy, the dividend has a lot of cushion, and the shares have sold-off - and now trade at the lower-end of their historical range.
Investing is the only business I know that when things go on sale, people run out of the store. -Mark Yusko
Ship Finance International (SFL), Yield: 10.5%
What follows is our members-only write-up on SFL from this past summer, except we've updated most of the data, charts and conclusion with the most recent information available. The thesis remains intact, and the shares are now on sale.
SFL’s High Yield Is Attractive, But Know The Risks If you like high income, Ship Finance International (SFL) is another name to consider. This article highlights 4 attractive qualities, 6 risks to monitor, and concludes with our views on when to consider adding more shares.
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Ship Finance International Ltd. (SFL) engages in the ownership and operation of vessels and offshore related assets, and is also involved in the charter, purchase, and sale of assets. Its assets consist of oil tankers,... Read more