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NASDAQ:OCSL

Oaktree Specialty Lending - OCSL Stock Forecast, Price & News

$20.30
+0.21 (+1.05%)
(As of 01/27/2023 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$20.11
$20.56
50-Day Range
$6.65
$21.13
52-Week Range
$17.59
$23.25
Volume
886,006 shs
Average Volume
515,641 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.24 billion
P/E Ratio
42.29
Dividend Yield
10.75%
Price Target
$7.50

Oaktree Specialty Lending MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
63.1% Downside
$7.50 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.50% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
1.43mentions of Oaktree Specialty Lending in the last 14 days
Based on 2 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$28,000 Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
1.24%
From $2.42 to $2.45 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.47 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

330th out of 900 stocks

Personal Credit Institutions Industry

3rd out of 13 stocks


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About Oaktree Specialty Lending (NASDAQ:OCSL) Stock

Oaktree Specialty Lending Corporation is a business development company specializing in investments in middle market, bridge financing, first and second lien debt financing, unsecured and mezzanine loan, mezzanine debt, senior and junior secured debt, expansions, sponsor-led acquisitions, preferred equity, and management buyouts in small and mid-sized companies. It seeks to invest in education services, business services, retail and consumer, healthcare, manufacturing, food and restaurants, construction and engineering, media, advertising sectors, software, IT services, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, real estate management & development, chemicals, machinery, and internet & direct marketing retail sectors. It invests between $5 million to $75 million principally in the form of one-stop, first lien, and second lien debt investments, which may include an equity co-investment component in companies with enterprise value between $20 million and $150 million and EBITDA between $3 million and $50 million. The fund has a hold size of up to $75 million and may underwrite transactions up to $100 million. It primarily invests in North America. The fund seeks to be a lead investor in its portfolio companies.

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OCSL Company Calendar

Last Earnings
11/15/2022
Ex-Dividend for 12/30 Dividend
12/14/2022
Dividend Payable
12/30/2022
Today
1/28/2023
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
2/07/2023
Fiscal Year End
9/30/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Personal credit institutions
Sub-Industry
Asset Management & Custody Banks
Sector
Finance
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:OCSL
CUSIP
31678A10
Employees
N/A
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$7.50
High Stock Price Forecast
$7.50
Low Stock Price Forecast
$7.50
Forecasted Upside/Downside
-63.1%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.00
Research Coverage
2 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$29.22 million
Pretax Margin
11.26%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$262.52 million
Cash Flow
$2.19 per share
Book Value
$20.38 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
60,923,000
Market Cap
$1.24 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.23

Key Executives

  • Mr. Armen Panossian J.D. (Age 47)
    CEO & Chief Investment Officer
  • Mr. Mathew M. Pendo (Age 59)
    Pres
  • Mr. Aman Kumar
    Managing Director & Co-Portfolio Mang. of Life Sciences Direct Lending
  • Mr. Raghav Khanna (Age 39)
    Managing Director & Co-Portfolio Mang.
  • Mr. Christopher McKown (Age 42)
    MD,CFO & Treasurer
  • Mr. Matthew Stewart C.F.A. (Age 38)
    CPA, CFA, CPA, Sr. VP & COO
  • Mr. Emil O. Caliboso
    Accounting Supervisor
  • Mr. Michael Mosticchio
    Investor Relations
  • Ms. Mary Gallegly
    MD,Gen. Counsel & Sec.
  • Ms. Ashley Pak (Age 45)
    Chief Compliance Officer













OCSL Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Oaktree Specialty Lending stock right now?

2 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Oaktree Specialty Lending in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" OCSL shares.
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What is Oaktree Specialty Lending's stock price forecast for 2023?

2 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Oaktree Specialty Lending's shares. Their OCSL share price forecasts range from $7.50 to $7.50. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $7.50 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 63.1%.
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How have OCSL shares performed in 2023?

Oaktree Specialty Lending's stock was trading at $6.87 at the beginning of the year. Since then, OCSL stock has increased by 195.5% and is now trading at $20.30.
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Are investors shorting Oaktree Specialty Lending?

Oaktree Specialty Lending saw a decrease in short interest during the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totaling 914,700 shares, a decrease of 62.5% from the December 31st total of 2,440,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 367,600 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.5 days.
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When is Oaktree Specialty Lending's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 7th 2023.
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How can I listen to Oaktree Specialty Lending's earnings call?

Oaktree Specialty Lending will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, February 7th at 11:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 412-317-0088 with passcode "6846351".

How were Oaktree Specialty Lending's earnings last quarter?

Oaktree Specialty Lending Co. (NASDAQ:OCSL) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 15th. The credit services provider reported $0.18 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.19 by $0.01. The credit services provider earned $70.14 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $66.46 million. Oaktree Specialty Lending had a net margin of 11.13% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.96%.

How often does Oaktree Specialty Lending pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Oaktree Specialty Lending?

Oaktree Specialty Lending announced a None dividend on Tuesday, November 15th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.32 per share on Friday, December 30th. This represents a dividend yield of 9.5%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 14th. This is a positive change from the stock's previous None dividend of $0.17.
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Is Oaktree Specialty Lending a good dividend stock?

Oaktree Specialty Lending (NASDAQ:OCSL) pays an annual dividend of $2.16 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 10.75%. OCSL has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The company has been increasing its dividend for 3 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 449.96%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, OCSL will have a dividend payout ratio of 88.16% in the coming year. This indicates that the company may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What other stocks do shareholders of Oaktree Specialty Lending own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Oaktree Specialty Lending investors own include Prospect Capital (PSEC), Energy Transfer (ET), AGNC Investment (AGNC), Annaly Capital Management (NLY), Ready Capital (RC), Ares Capital (ARCC), AT&T (T), PennantPark Investment (PNNT), PhenixFIN (MCC) and New Residential Investment (NRZ).

What is Oaktree Specialty Lending's stock symbol?

Oaktree Specialty Lending trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "OCSL."

Who are Oaktree Specialty Lending's major shareholders?

Oaktree Specialty Lending's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Lindbrook Capital LLC (2.27%), Investment Management of Virginia LLC (0.90%), Rezny Wealth Management Inc. (0.43%), Hennion & Walsh Asset Management Inc. (0.37%), Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (0.32%) and Epiq Partners LLC (0.31%). Insiders that own company stock include Armen Panossian, Ashley Pak, Craig A Jacobson, Deborah Ann Gero, Leonard M Tannenbaum, Leonard M Tannenbaum, Mathew Pendo, Melvin Carlisle, Phyllis R Caldwell and Richard Ruben.
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How do I buy shares of Oaktree Specialty Lending?

Shares of OCSL stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Oaktree Specialty Lending's stock price today?

One share of OCSL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.30.

How much money does Oaktree Specialty Lending make?

Oaktree Specialty Lending (NASDAQ:OCSL) has a market capitalization of $1.24 billion and generates $262.52 million in revenue each year. The credit services provider earns $29.22 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.48 on an earnings per share basis.

How can I contact Oaktree Specialty Lending?

Oaktree Specialty Lending's mailing address is 333 SOUTH GRAND AVENUE 28TH FLOOR, LOS ANGELES CA, 90071. The official website for the company is www.oaktreespecialtylending.com. The credit services provider can be reached via phone at (213) 830-6300, via email at ocsl-ir@oaktreecapital.com, or via fax at 203-681-3879.

This page (NASDAQ:OCSL) was last updated on 1/28/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff