NASDAQ:PFLT - Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$13.57 -0.04 (-0.29 %)
(As of 07/22/2018 04:36 AM ET)
Previous Close$13.57
Today's Range$13.5570 - $13.6368
52-Week Range$12.00 - $14.65
Volume134,040 shs
Average Volume122,950 shs
Market Capitalization$527.69 million
P/E Ratio12.34
Dividend Yield1.68%
Beta0.54
Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital logoPennantPark Floating Rate Capital Ltd. is a business development company. The Company is a closed-end, externally managed and non-diversified investment company. Its investment objectives are to generate current income and capital appreciation by investing primarily in floating rate loans and other investments made to the United States middle-market companies. It provides first lien secured debt and other opportunistic financings (senior notes, second lien, mezzanine, private high yield debt, and preferred and common stock) to middle market sponsors and companies. Its investments may include equity features, such as direct investments in the equity securities of borrowers or warrants or options to buy a minority interest in a portfolio company. It has investments in various sectors, including aerospace and defense; consumer services; healthcare and pharmaceuticals, and others. Its investment activities are managed by the investment advisor, PennantPark Investment Advisers, LLC.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Investors, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
SymbolNASDAQ:PFLT
CUSIPN/A
Phone212-905-1000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio0.15
Quick Ratio0.15

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio12.34
Forward P/E Ratio13.17
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$59.50 million
Price / Sales8.84
Cash Flow$0.9735 per share
Price / Cash13.94
Book Value$14.10 per share
Price / Book0.96

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.10
Net Income$36.32 million
Net Margins58.02%
Return on Equity7.44%
Return on Assets4.51%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares38,770,000
Market Cap$527.69

Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital (NASDAQ:PFLT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital's stock symbol?

Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PFLT."

How often does Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital?

Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital announced a monthly dividend on Monday, July 9th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, July 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.095 per share on Wednesday, August 1st. This represents a $1.14 annualized dividend and a yield of 8.40%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, July 17th. View Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital's Dividend History.

How were Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital's earnings last quarter?

Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital Ltd (NASDAQ:PFLT) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 10th. The asset manager reported $0.24 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.26 by $0.02. The asset manager earned $16.50 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $15.53 million. Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital had a net margin of 58.02% and a return on equity of 7.44%. View Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital's Earnings History.

When is Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital's next earnings date?

Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August, 14th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital.

What price target have analysts set for PFLT?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital's stock. Their predictions range from $14.00 to $15.00. On average, they anticipate Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital's share price to reach $14.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 6.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "PennantPark Floating Rate Capital Ltd. is a business development company. It is a closed-end, externally managed and non-diversified investment company. Its investment objectives are to generate current income and capital appreciation by investing primarily in floating rate loans and other investments made to the United States middle-market companies. The firm provides first lien secured debt and other opportunistic financings (mezzanine, private high yield debt, preferred and common stock) to middle market sponsors and companies. Its investments may include equity features, such as direct investments in the equity securities of borrowers or warrants or options to buy a minority interest in a portfolio company. It has investments in various sectors, including aerospace and defense; consumer services; healthcare and pharmaceuticals, and others. The firm has a value-oriented, bottoms-up investment philosophy. Its investment activities are managed by the investment advisor, PennantPark Investment Advisers LLC. " (5/16/2018)
  • 2. Maxim Group analysts commented, "NII of $0.24 per share consistent with our expectation of dividend coverage in F4Q18, especially given strong originations in F2Q18 and thus far in F3Q18. Our price target of $14 equates to 1.0x NAV. In our view, BDCs such as PFLT (focused on high quality, senior secured, floating rate investments) should not trade below a valuation level of 1.0x NAV in the current environment.." (5/11/2018)

Who are some of Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital's key competitors?

Has Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about PFLT stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital earned a coverage optimism score of 0.17 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the asset manager an impact score of 45.94 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital's major shareholders?

Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Mckinley Capital Management LLC Delaware (0.28%), Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.23%), Monument Capital Management (0.22%) and Versant Capital Management Inc (0.04%). Company insiders that own Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital stock include Arthur H Penn and Samuel L Katz. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital.

Which institutional investors are selling Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital stock?

PFLT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Confluence Investment Management LLC, Monument Capital Management and Versant Capital Management Inc. View Insider Buying and Selling for Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital.

Which institutional investors are buying Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital stock?

PFLT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mckinley Capital Management LLC Delaware. Company insiders that have bought Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital stock in the last two years include Arthur H Penn and Samuel L Katz. View Insider Buying and Selling for Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital.

How do I buy shares of Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital?

Shares of PFLT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital's stock price today?

One share of PFLT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.57.

How big of a company is Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital?

Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital has a market capitalization of $527.69 million and generates $59.50 million in revenue each year. The asset manager earns $36.32 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.10 on an earnings per share basis.

How can I contact Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital?

Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital's mailing address is 590 MADISON AVENUE 15TH FLOOR, NEW YORK NY, 10022. The asset manager can be reached via phone at 212-905-1000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital (NASDAQ PFLT)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  145 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  190 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  335
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This page was last updated on 7/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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