Barings BDC Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.01 (+0.10 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $10.33
50-Day Range
MA: $10.03
52-Week Range
Now: $10.33
Volume115,138 shs
Average Volume325,662 shs
Market Capitalization$495.45 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield7.42%
Barings BDC, Inc. (NYSE: BBDC) is a publicly traded, externally managed investment company that has elected to be treated as a business development company under the Investment Company Act of 1940. Barings BDC seeks to invest primarily in senior secured loans to private U.S. middle-market companies that operate across a wide range of industries. It specializes in mezzanine, leveraged buyouts, management buyouts, ESOPs, change of control transactions, acquisition financings, growth financing, and recapitalizations in lower middle market, mature, and later stage companies. Barings BDC's investment activities are managed by its investment adviser, Barings LLC, a leading global asset manager based in Charlotte, NC with over $335 billion of AUM firm-wide. For more information, visit www.baringsbdc.com.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment advice
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$75.65 million
Cash Flow$0.66 per share
Book Value$11.15 per share


Net Income$58.19 million


Market Cap$495.45 million
Next Earnings Date5/7/2021 (Confirmed)


Barings BDC, Inc. (NYSE:BBDC) Short Interest Update
March 30, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Barings BDC, Inc. to Host Earnings Call
March 24, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Barings BDC: Q4 Earnings Insights
March 23, 2021 |  benzinga.com
Barings BDC (BBDC) Matches Q4 Earnings Estimates
March 23, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
A Preview Of Barings BDC's Earnings
March 22, 2021 |  benzinga.com
Late-Day Rally Keeps Dow, S&P in Record Territory
March 16, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
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Overall MarketRank

2.24 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

77th out of 1,953 stocks

Investment Advice Industry

6th out of 65 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.5Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Barings BDC (NYSE:BBDC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Barings BDC a buy right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Barings BDC in the last year. There are currently 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Barings BDC stock.
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Wall Street analysts have given Barings BDC 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 Barings BDC wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Barings BDC?

Barings BDC saw a increase in short interest in March. As of March 15th, there was short interest totaling 160,300 shares, an increase of 73.9% from the February 28th total of 92,200 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 329,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.5 days.
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When is Barings BDC's next earnings date?

Barings BDC is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, May 7th 2021.
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How can I listen to Barings BDC's earnings call?

Barings BDC will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, May 7th 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 Barings BDC's earnings last quarter?

Barings BDC, Inc. (NYSE:BBDC) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, March, 22nd. The company reported $0.19 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.17 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $19.88 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $17.56 million. Barings BDC had a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 5.71% and a negative net margin of 5.76%.
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How has Barings BDC's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Barings BDC's stock was trading at $8.88 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, BBDC shares have increased by 16.3% and is now trading at $10.33.
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How often does Barings BDC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Barings BDC?

Barings BDC declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 10th. Investors of record on Wednesday, March 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.19 per share on Wednesday, March 17th. This represents a $0.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 7.36%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, March 9th. This is a boost from Barings BDC's previous quarterly dividend of $0.17.
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Is Barings BDC a good dividend stock?

Barings BDC pays an annual dividend of $0.76 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 7.42%. BBDC has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. Barings BDC does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Barings BDC is 124.59%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, Barings BDC will have a dividend payout ratio of 105.56% in the coming year. This indicates that Barings BDC may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What guidance has Barings BDC issued on next quarter's earnings?

Barings BDC updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 9th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.19 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.17.

What price target have analysts set for BBDC?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Barings BDC's shares. Their forecasts range from $8.50 to $11.00. On average, they anticipate Barings BDC's share price to reach $9.75 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.6%.
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Who are Barings BDC's key executives?

Barings BDC's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Eric J. Lloyd, CEO & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Ian Fowler, Pres (Age 57)
  • Mr. Jonathan Gerald Bock CFA, Chief Financial Officer
  • Ms. Elizabeth A. Murray CPA, Principal Accounting Officer & Controller (Age 43)
  • Ms. Janice M. Bishop, Sec. & Chief Legal Officer (Age 56)
  • Mr. Michael Cowart, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 38)
  • Ms. Cheryl Krauss, Chief Communications Officer & Media Relations
  • Mr. Christopher Cary, Treasurer
  • Nick Roope, Associate Director

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What other stocks do shareholders of Barings BDC own?

What is Barings BDC's stock symbol?

Barings BDC trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BBDC."

Who are Barings BDC's major shareholders?

Barings BDC's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.93%), Mcdonald Partners LLC (0.06%) and FNY Investment Advisers LLC (0.02%). Company insiders that own Barings BDC stock include David Mihalick, Eric J Lloyd, Geoff Craddock, Jill Dinerman, John Switzer, Jonathan Bock, Michael Freno, Roger W Crandall, Thomas F Finke, Thomas M Finke and Thomas Mcdonnell.
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Which major investors are selling Barings BDC stock?

BBDC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Confluence Investment Management LLC.
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Which major investors are buying Barings BDC stock?

BBDC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mcdonald Partners LLC, and FNY Investment Advisers LLC. Company insiders that have bought Barings BDC stock in the last two years include David Mihalick, Eric J Lloyd, Geoff Craddock, John Switzer, Jonathan Bock, Michael Freno, Roger W Crandall, Thomas F Finke, Thomas M Finke, and Thomas Mcdonnell.
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How do I buy shares of Barings BDC?

Shares of BBDC 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 Barings BDC's stock price today?

One share of BBDC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.33.

How much money does Barings BDC make?

Barings BDC has a market capitalization of $495.45 million and generates $75.65 million in revenue each year. The company earns $58.19 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.61 on an earnings per share basis.

What is Barings BDC's official website?

The official website for Barings BDC is www.baringsbdc.com.

Where are Barings BDC's headquarters?

Barings BDC is headquartered at 300 SOUTH TRYON STREET SUITE 2500, CHARLOTTE NC, 28202.

How can I contact Barings BDC?

Barings BDC's mailing address is 300 SOUTH TRYON STREET SUITE 2500, CHARLOTTE NC, 28202. The company can be reached via phone at 704-805-7200 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 4/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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