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25/07/2017

Diana Containerships Inc. Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended June 30, 2017

ATHENS, GREECE, July 25, 2017 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, today reported net income of $36.5 million, and earnings per common share of $18.39 (basic) and $17.27 (diluted) for the second quarter of 2017, compared to a net loss of $8.0 million, and a loss per common share of $6.13 (basic and diluted) for the same period in 2016. Net income for the second quarter of 2017 included a gain from a debt write-off, arising from the settlement agreement with respect to the secured loan facility with The Royal Bank of Scotland plc (“RBS”), which was signed on June 30, 2017. The specific gain, net of related expenses, amounted to $42.2 million.

As of June 30, 2017 and following the aforementioned settlement agreement, the Company had a cash balance of $11.6 million and outstanding debt balance, net of unamortized deferred financing costs, of $117.2 million, compared to a cash balance of $17.3 million and outstanding debt balance, net of unamortized deferred financing costs, of $172.7 million as of December 31, 2016.

Time charter revenues, net of prepaid charter revenue amortization, were $5.5 million for the second quarter of 2017, compared to $8.0 million for the same period in 2016, mainly due to reduced employment opportunities and lower time charter rates.

Net income for the six months ended June 30, 2017 amounted to $29.1 million, and earnings per common share of $17.53 (basic) and $16.84 (diluted), compared to a net loss of $13.8 million, and a loss per common share of $10.55 (basic and diluted) for the same period in 2016. Net income for the six months ended June 30, 2017 included a gain from the RBS loan write-off, which amounted to $42.2 million, net of related expenses.  Time charter revenues, net of prepaid charter revenue amortization, for the six months ended June 30, 2017, amounted to $9.3 million, compared to $19.8 million for the same period in 2016...

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