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Solar Capital Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.07 (+0.40 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $17.78
50-Day Range
MA: $17.55
52-Week Range
Now: $17.78
Volume103,000 shs
Average Volume130,270 shs
Market Capitalization$751.38 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield9.22%
Solar Capital Ltd. is a business development company specializing in secured debt (first lien unitranche and second lien), subordinated (unsecured) debt, minority equity, and strategic income-oriented control equity investments in leveraged middle market companies. The fund invests in aerospace and defense; air freight & logistics; asset management; automotive; banking; beverage, food and tobacco; building products; buildings and real estate; broadcasting and entertainment; cargo transport; commercial services and supplies; communications equipment; chemicals, plastics and rubber; containers, packaging and glass; construction & engineering; diversified/conglomerate manufacturing; consumer Finance; distributors; diversified/conglomerate services; diversified financial services; diversified real estate sctivities; food products; Footwear; Education Services; diversified telecommunications services; electronics; farming and agriculture; finance; grocery; health care equipment and supplies; health care facilities; education and childcare; home and office furnishing, durable consumer products; hotels, motels, inns and gaming; insurance; restaurants, leisure, amusement, and entertainment; leisure equipment tolls and services, media, multiline retail, multi sector holdings; paper and forest products; personal products; professional services, research and consulting services, software; specialty retail; textiles apparel and luxury goods, thrifts and mortgage finance, trading companies and distributors, utilities, and wireless telecommunication services; industrial conglomerates; internet software and services, IT services, machinery; mining, steel, iron, and non precious metals; oil and gas; personal, food and miscellaneous services; printing and publishing; retail stores; telecommunications; textiles and leather; and utilities. It also invests in life sciences with focus on specialty pharmaceuticals, medical devices, biotech, health Care Providers and services; health Care technology, enabling technologies and tools. The fund primarily invests in United States. The fund's investments generally range between $5 million and $100 million. The fund invests in companies with revenues between $50 million and $1 billion and EBITDA between $15 million and $100 million. It invests in the form of senior secured loans, mezzanine loans, and equity securities. It may also seek investments in thinly traded public companies and also make secondary investments. The fund makes non-control equity investments. It primarily exits within three years of the initial capital commitment.
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Overall MarketRank

1.57 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

572nd out of 1,704 stocks

Investment Offices, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

4th out of 149 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment offices, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryAsset Management & Custody Banks
Current SymbolNASDAQ:SLRC



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$154.71 million
Cash Flow$1.90 per share
Book Value$21.44 per share


Net Income$56.02 million


Market Cap$751.38 million
Next Earnings Date2/24/2021 (Confirmed)
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Solar Capital (NASDAQ:SLRC) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Solar Capital's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Solar Capital's stock was trading at $16.86 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, SLRC stock has increased by 5.5% and is now trading at $17.78.
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Is Solar Capital a buy right now?

7 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Solar Capital in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Solar Capital stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Solar Capital?

Wall Street analysts have given Solar Capital a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Solar Capital wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Solar Capital's next earnings date?

Solar Capital is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 24th 2021.
View our earnings forecast for Solar Capital

How can I listen to Solar Capital's earnings call?

Solar Capital will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, February 24th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Solar Capital's earnings last quarter?

Solar Capital Ltd. (NASDAQ:SLRC) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 5th. The financial services provider reported $0.34 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.35 by $0.01. The financial services provider had revenue of $28.85 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $30.76 million. Solar Capital had a positive return on equity of 7.51% and a negative net margin of 7.14%.
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How often does Solar Capital pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Solar Capital?

Solar Capital announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 5th. Investors of record on Thursday, December 17th will be given a dividend of $0.41 per share on Tuesday, January 5th. This represents a $1.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 9.22%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 16th.
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Is Solar Capital a good dividend stock?

Solar Capital pays an annual dividend of $1.64 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 9.22%. SLRC has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. Solar Capital does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Solar Capital is 95.91%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, Solar Capital will have a dividend payout ratio of 107.19% in the coming year. This indicates that Solar Capital may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for SLRC?

7 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Solar Capital's shares. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $20.00. On average, they anticipate Solar Capital's stock price to reach $18.14 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 2.0% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of Solar Capital's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Solar Capital own?

Who are Solar Capital's key executives?

Solar Capital's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Michael Stuart Gross, Chairman, Pres & Co-CEO (Age 59)
  • Mr. Bruce John Spohler, COO, Co-CEO & Interested Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Richard L. Peteka, Treasurer, Sec. & CFO (Age 59)
  • Mr. Richard R. Pivirotto Jr., Investor Relations
  • Mr. Guy Francis Talarico J.D., Chief Compliance Officer (Age 66)
  • Mr. Anthony Storino, Head of Healthcare Venture Lending

What is Solar Capital's stock symbol?

Solar Capital trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SLRC."

Who are Solar Capital's major shareholders?

Solar Capital's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Founders Capital Management (0.00%). Company insiders that own Solar Capital stock include Bruce J Spohler, David Wachter, Guy Talarico, Michael S Gross, Richard Peteka and Steven Hochberg.
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Which institutional investors are buying Solar Capital stock?

SLRC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Founders Capital Management. Company insiders that have bought Solar Capital stock in the last two years include Bruce J Spohler, David Wachter, Guy Talarico, Michael S Gross, and Richard Peteka.
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How do I buy shares of Solar Capital?

Shares of SLRC 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.

What is Solar Capital's stock price today?

One share of SLRC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.78.

How big of a company is Solar Capital?

Solar Capital has a market capitalization of $751.38 million and generates $154.71 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $56.02 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.71 on an earnings per share basis.

What is Solar Capital's official website?

The official website for Solar Capital is www.solarcapltd.com.

How can I contact Solar Capital?

Solar Capital's mailing address is 500 PARK AVENUE 3RD FLOOR, NEW YORK NY, 10022. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 212-993-1670 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 1/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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