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Oaktree Specialty Lending (OCSL) Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.16 (-2.33%)
(As of 05/20/2022 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
1.85 million shs
Average Volume
1.30 million shs
Market Capitalization
$1.23 billion
P/E Ratio
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About Oaktree Specialty Lending

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, and media and advertising 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Personal credit institutions
Asset Management & Custody Banks
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$209.38 million
Cash Flow
$0.58 per share
Book Value
$7.26 per share


Net Income
$237.26 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$1.23 billion

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 3/31 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 6/30 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

2.70 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

302nd out of 1,351 stocks

Personal Credit Institutions Industry

4th out of 14 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 4.1Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Oaktree Specialty Lending (NASDAQ:OCSL) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Oaktree Specialty Lending a buy right now?

2 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Oaktree Specialty Lending in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Oaktree Specialty Lending stock.
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When is Oaktree Specialty Lending's next earnings date?

Oaktree Specialty Lending is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 4th 2022.
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How were Oaktree Specialty Lending's earnings last quarter?

Oaktree Specialty Lending Co. (NASDAQ:OCSL) announced its earnings results on Thursday, May, 5th. The credit services provider reported $0.18 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.17 by $0.01. The credit services provider had revenue of $64.30 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $58.95 million. Oaktree Specialty Lending had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.59% and a net margin of 53.18%.
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How often does Oaktree Specialty Lending pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Oaktree Specialty Lending?

Oaktree Specialty Lending declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 5th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, June 15th will be given a dividend of $0.165 per share on Thursday, June 30th. This represents a $0.66 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 9.82%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, June 14th. This is an increase from Oaktree Specialty Lending's previous quarterly dividend of $0.16.
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Is Oaktree Specialty Lending a good dividend stock?

Oaktree Specialty Lending pays an annual dividend of $0.64 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 9.30%. OCSL has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. Oaktree Specialty Lending 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 of Oaktree Specialty Lending is 84.21%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, Oaktree Specialty Lending will have a dividend payout ratio of 91.43% in the coming year. This indicates that Oaktree Specialty Lending may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for OCSL?

2 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Oaktree Specialty Lending's shares. Their forecasts range from $7.00 to $8.50. On average, they expect Oaktree Specialty Lending's stock price to reach $7.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 14.1% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Oaktree Specialty Lending's key executives?
Oaktree Specialty Lending's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Armen Panossian J.D., CEO & Chief Investment Officer (Age 45)
  • Mr. Mathew M. Pendo, Pres (Age 58)
  • Mr. Christopher McKown, MD, CFO & Treasurer (Age 40)
  • Mr. Matthew Stewart C.F.A., CPA, CFA, CPA, Sr. VP & COO (Age 37)
  • Mr. Emil O. Caliboso, Accounting Supervisor
  • Mr. Michael Mosticchio, Investor Relations
  • Ms. Ashley Pak, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 44)
  • Mr. Sandeep Kumar Khorana, Managing Director of Origination (Age 49)
  • Mr. Brian D. Finkelstein, Managing Director
  • Mr. Gregory M. Browne, Managing Director of Healthcare Leveraged Fin. Origination
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 a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Ares Management LLC (2.68%), Bruni J V & Co. Co. (2.50%), Van ECK Associates Corp (2.14%), Private Management Group Inc. (2.02%), LSV Asset Management (1.70%) and CLARET ASSET MANAGEMENT Corp (1.63%). Company insiders that own Oaktree Specialty Lending stock include Armen Panossian, Ashley Pak, Deborah Ann Gero, Leonard M Tannenbaum, Leonard M Tannenbaum, Mathew Pendo, Phyllis R Caldwell and Richard Ruben.
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Which major investors are selling Oaktree Specialty Lending stock?

OCSL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Private Management Group Inc., Rivernorth Capital Management LLC, TCW Group Inc., Ares Management LLC, Raymond James & Associates, abrdn plc, Mackenzie Financial Corp, and UBS Group AG.
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Which major investors are buying Oaktree Specialty Lending stock?

OCSL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Van ECK Associates Corp, Royal Bank of Canada, First Republic Investment Management Inc., Waverton Investment Management Ltd, LSV Asset Management, Qube Research & Technologies Ltd, Cliffwater LLC, and Rezny Wealth Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Oaktree Specialty Lending stock in the last two years include Armen Panossian, Ashley Pak, Deborah Ann Gero, Mathew Pendo, Phyllis R Caldwell, and Richard Ruben.
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How do I buy shares of Oaktree Specialty Lending?

Shares of OCSL 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 $6.72.

How much money does Oaktree Specialty Lending make?

Oaktree Specialty Lending has a market capitalization of $1.23 billion and generates $209.38 million in revenue each year. The credit services provider earns $237.26 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.759990 on an earnings per share basis.

What is Oaktree Specialty Lending's official website?

The official website for Oaktree Specialty Lending is www.oaktreespecialtylending.com.

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 credit services provider can be reached via phone at (213) 830-6300, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 203-681-3879.

This page was last updated on 5/22/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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