NewStar Financial Company Profile (NASDAQ:NEWS)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for NewStar Financial (NASDAQ:NEWS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $11.00 (8.70% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for NewStar Financial (NASDAQ:NEWS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
4/4/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/11/2015Janney Montgomery ScottUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$13.00 -> $14.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/19/2014SidotiUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/28/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for NewStar Financial (NASDAQ:NEWS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/3/2016        
5/4/2016Q1$0.12($0.16)ViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/10/2016Q415$0.12$0.09$23.00 million$27.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/4/2015Q315$0.11$0.11$21.30 million$26.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/5/2015Q215$0.07$0.15$15.20 million$23.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/6/2015Q115$0.04$0.05$14.45 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/11/2015Q414$0.09$0.02$21.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/5/2014Q3 14$0.10$0.10$21.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/6/2014Q2$0.13($0.03)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/7/2014Q114$0.12$0.12$22.90 million$22.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/12/2014Q413$0.13$0.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/6/2013Q313$0.12$0.12$23.30 million$22.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/7/2013Q2 2013$0.12$0.11$22.45 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/4/2011$0.12$0.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/16/2011$0.10$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for NewStar Financial (NASDAQ:NEWS)
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Dividends

Dividend History for NewStar Financial (NASDAQ:NEWS)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for NewStar Financial (NASDAQ:NEWS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
8/30/2013Second Curve Capital Llcmajor shareholderBuy5,000$13.11$65,550.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/15/2013Second Curve Capital Llcmajor shareholderBuy3,000$14.06$42,180.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for NewStar Financial (NASDAQ:NEWS)
DateHeadline
07/25/16 11:18 AM[$$] Wind Point Acquires St. George Logistics -
07/25/16 09:43 AMNewStar Schedules Release of Results for the Second Quarter of 2016 - [GlobeNewswire] - BOSTON, July 25, 2016-- NewStar Financial, Inc. announced today that it will report financial results for the second quarter of 2016 on Wednesday, August 3, 2016 before the markets open. NewStar will also ...
07/16/16 08:46 AMNewStar Financial : announces retirement of Peter Schmidt-Fellner, Chief Investment Officer
07/15/16 03:02 PMNEWSTAR FINANCIAL, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhib -
07/14/16 09:01 AMNewStar Financial (NEWS) CIO Schmidt-to Retire
07/14/16 06:48 AMNewStar announces retirement of Peter Schmidt-Fellner, Chief Investment Officer - [at noodls] - c141bf58-c95a-47ba-bb2b-a5b67dca09ea.pdf July 14, 2016 Current Chief Credit Officer Dan McCready promoted to Chief Investment Officer as part of planned succession BOSTON, July 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) ...
06/30/16 11:22 AMETF’s with exposure to NewStar Financial, Inc. : June 30, 2016 -
06/28/16 08:17 AMNewStar Financial, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : NEWS-US : June 28, 2016 -
06/14/16 03:35 PMNewStar Financial, Inc.: Leads amongst peers with strong fundamentals -
06/14/16 07:15 AMNewStar Financial (NEWS) in Focus: Stock Moves 6.5% Up -
06/13/16 08:19 AMFinancial Stocks Gainers and Decliners Summary
06/03/16 09:38 AMMid-Morning Market Update: Markets Open Lower; Broadcom Profit Beats Expectations - Following the market opening Friday, the Dow traded down 0.52 percent to 17,745.14 while the NASDAQ declined 0.60 percent to 4,941.54. The S&P also fell, dropping 0.54 percent to 2,093.94. Leading and Lagging Sectors Friday morning, the basic materials sector proved to be a source of strength for the market. Leading the sector was strength from Gold Fields Limited (ADR) (NYSE: GFI) and Kinross Gold Corporation (USA) (NYSE: KGC). In trading on Friday, financial shares fell by 1.2 percent. Meanwhile, top losers in the sector included NewStar Financial Inc (NASDAQ: NEWS), down 7 percent, and E*TRADE Financial Corp (NASDAQ: ETFC), down 6 percent. Top Headline Broadcom Ltd (NASDAQ: AVGO) reported stronger-than-expected earnings for its second quarter on Thursday. The company also announced quarterly interim dividend of $0.50 per share. The tech company reported Q2 earnings of $2.53 per share, which came in well ahead of $2.38 estimates. Revenue of $3.54 billion was just a tick below estimates. The company sees Q3 revenue in a range of $3-$4.5 billion, vs. $3.7 billion estimates. Equities Trading UP The First Marblehead Corporation ...Full story available on Benzinga.com
06/02/16 07:17 AMNewStar Financial, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : NEWS-US : June 2, 2016 -
05/11/16 03:40 PMNEWSTAR FINANCIAL, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders -
05/06/16 07:51 AMNewStar Financial, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : NEWS-US : May 6, 2016 -
05/05/16 11:28 AMNewStar Financial, Inc. :NEWS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers -
05/04/16 11:00 AMEdited Transcript of NEWS earnings conference call or presentation 4-May-16 2:00pm GMT -
05/04/16 06:41 AMNewStar posts 1Q profit -
05/04/16 06:07 AMQ1 2016 NewStar Financial Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open -
05/04/16 06:00 AMNewStar Reports Net Income of $4.0 Million, or $0.09 Per Diluted Share for the First Quarter of 2016 - [GlobeNewswire] - Investment Activity– New funded credit investments totaled $300 million in the first quarter, down from $705 million last quarter and $609 million for the same quarter in the prior year due to an increase ...
04/25/16 07:50 AMNewStar Schedules Release of Results for the First Quarter of 2016 - [at noodls] - 9c840ac3-5cbd-49de-b636-f2fb838ae5c0.pdf April 25, 2016 BOSTON, April 25, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NewStar Financial, Inc. ("NewStar") (NASDAQ:NEWS) announced today that it will report financial ...
03/04/16 03:36 PMNEWSTAR FINANCIAL, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financia -
03/04/16 03:05 PMNewStar Completes Thirteenth CLO - [GlobeNewswire] - Issues first CLO in 2016, bringing cumulative CLO issuance to thirteen transactions totaling more than $5.4 billion Placed three classes of floating rate notes priced at par to yield an initial weighted ...
02/12/16 03:19 PMNewStar Financial, Inc.: Strong price momentum but will it sustain? -
02/12/16 11:28 AMNewStar Financial, Inc. Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2015 By the Numbers -
02/11/16 06:29 AMNewStar Expands Share Repurchase Program - [GlobeNewswire] - Boston, Massachusetts, Feb. 11, 2016-- The Board of Directors of NewStar Financial Inc. has authorized an increase to NewStar’ s existing stock repurchase program, which was originally authorized by the ...
02/10/16 02:07 PMEdited Transcript of NEWS earnings conference call or presentation 10-Feb-16 3:00pm GMT -
02/10/16 06:49 AMNewStar posts 4Q profit -
02/10/16 06:31 AMNEWSTAR FINANCIAL, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and E -
02/10/16 06:30 AMNewStar Reports Net Income of $4.2 Million, or $0.09 per Diluted Share, for the Fourth Quarter and $16.9 Million, or $0.35 per Diluted Share, for FY 2015 - [GlobeNewswire] - Strong growth in managed assets and revenue drives improved financial results for 2015 despite market headwinds in second half of year. Investment Activity– New funded credit investments exceeded $700 ...
02/10/16 06:07 AMQ4 2015 NewStar Financial Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open -
02/09/16 01:29 PMNewStar Business Credit Provides $8MM Credit Facility to Roscom, Inc. - NewStar Business Credit, a wholly-owned subsidiary of NewStar Financial, Inc., has provided senior secured credit facilities totaling $8 million to Roscom, Inc. (“Roscom” or the “Company”). Founded in 1972 and headquartered in Croydon ...
02/02/16 12:41 PMNewStar Business Credit Provides $6MM Credit Facility to Love & Quiches - NewStar Business Credit, a wholly-owned subsidiary of NewStar Financial, Inc., provided senior secured credit facilities totaling $6,000,000 to Love & Quiches, Ltd. (“L & Q” or the “Company”). Founded in 1974 and headquartered in Freeport ...
01/27/16 04:05 PMNewStar Financial Schedules Release of Results for the Fourth Quarter and FY 2015 - [at noodls] - a4faa8df-5edd-45d2-a3a2-fb2ea15ed020.pdf BOSTON, Jan. 27, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NewStar Financial, Inc. ("NewStar") (NASDAQ:NEWS) announced today that it will report financial results for ...
01/17/16 06:11 PMNewStar Financial, Inc. (NEWS) - NewStar Financial, Inc. operates as a commercial finance company in the United States. It provides senior secured cash flow loans, and second lien and unitranche loans to middle market companies for acquisitions, recapitalizations, and refinancing or other ...
12/14/15 10:34 AMParamount wins U.S. appeal in movie financing fraud case -
12/08/15 12:17 PMNEWSTAR FINANCIAL, INC. Financials -
12/07/15 08:21 AMNewStar Financial, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : December 7, 2015 -
11/30/15 05:00 PMNewStar Financial to Participate in the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2015 Leveraged Finance Conference - [GlobeNewswire] - BOSTON, Nov. 30, 2015-- NewStar Financial, Inc. announced today that it is scheduled to participate in the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2015 Leveraged Finance Conference in Boca Raton, Florida on Thursday, ...
11/27/15 08:47 AMIs NewStar Financial Inc (NEWS) Going to Burn These Hedge Funds? -
11/12/15 03:55 PMNEWSTAR FINANCIAL, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits -
11/11/15 08:27 AMNewStar Financial, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : November 11, 2015 -
11/10/15 09:46 AMNewStar Announces Proposed $50 Million Offering of Senior Notes - [at noodls] - 1ec6718e-dbee-44af-9b41-41f71e7614e8.pdf BOSTON, Nov. 09, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NewStar Financial, Inc. (Nasdaq:NEWS) ('NewStar' or the 'Company') announced today the offering of $50 million aggregate ...
11/10/15 09:46 AMNewStar Announces Pricing of Senior Note Offering and Increases Size to $80 Million - [at noodls] - 6741f4cd-09b6-488a-a864-d4a82bef47dd.pdf BOSTON, Nov. 09, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NewStar Financial, Inc. (Nasdaq:NEWS) ('NewStar') announced today that it priced its previously announced offering of ...
11/05/15 05:28 PMNEWSTAR FINANCIAL, INC. Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report -
11/04/15 02:17 PMNewStar Completes Acquisition and Authorizes New Share Repurchase Plan - [at noodls] - b1b4d128-dbbb-4015-b968-cf641c80267e.pdf NewStar Completed Its Acquisition of Boston-based FOC Partners, a Credit-Oriented Investment Manager With $2.3 Billion of Assets Under Management and Authorized ...
11/04/15 12:29 PMEdited Transcript of NEWS earnings conference call or presentation 4-Nov-15 3:00pm GMT -
11/04/15 09:00 AMNewStar Financial Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 10:00 am ET today -

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About NewStar Financial

NewStar Financial logoNewStar Financial, Inc. (NewStar) is a commercial finance company with specialized lending platforms focused on meeting the financing needs of companies and private investors in the middle market. The Company and its wholly owned investment management subsidiary, NewStar Capital LLC, are registered investment advisors and provide asset management services to institutional investors. The Company manages various private credit funds that co-invest in loan origination through its leveraged finance lending platform. Through its wholly owned subsidiary, the Company also manages a series of funds structured as collateralized loan obligations (CLOs) that invest primarily in broadly syndicated loans, as well as other sponsored funds and managed accounts that invest across various asset classes, including broadly syndicated loans, high yield bonds and distressed credits. The Company's loan portfolio includes loans, leases and other debt products.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Credit Services
  • Sub-Industry: Specialized Finance
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: NEWS
  • CUSIP: 65251F10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $10.12
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $9.46
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $8.38
  • P/E Ratio: 25.82
  • P/E Growth: 1.12
  • Market Cap: $482.23M
  • Beta: 1.68
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.59 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.74 EPS
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