Shares of Scorpio group-backed Eneti have been among shipping's top gainers for a second straight week as the company's profile as a player in wind turbine installation vessels (WTIVs) begins to rise.

Eneti's shares posted a one-week gain of 12.2% on the New York Stock Exchange on Friday, the second-highest rise of the 29 listings covered by US investment bank Jefferies on an overall positive week for shipping equities.