Barings BDC Stock Forecast, Price & News

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(As of 07/27/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume69,101 shs
Average Volume285,383 shs
Market Capitalization$505.04 million
P/E Ratio3.71
Dividend Yield7.60%
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About Barings BDC

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


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Overall MarketRank

2.42 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

87th out of 2,046 stocks

Investment Advice Industry

8th out of 73 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.5Community Rank: 3.1Dividend 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?

5 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Barings BDC in the last twelve months. There are currently 5 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 buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Barings BDC wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Barings BDC?

Barings BDC saw a increase in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 258,400 shares, an increase of 140.1% from the June 15th total of 107,600 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 248,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.0 days. Currently, 0.4% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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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, August 6th 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, August 6th at 9:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 201-612-7415 with passcode "13721150".

How were Barings BDC's earnings last quarter?

Barings BDC, Inc. (NYSE:BBDC) posted its earnings results on Thursday, May, 6th. The company reported $0.22 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.20 by $0.02. The firm had revenue of $30.59 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $26.84 million. Barings BDC had a net margin of 172.63% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 6.19%.
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How has Barings BDC's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Barings BDC's stock was trading at $8.88 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, BBDC stock has increased by 18.6% and is now trading at $10.53.
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How often does Barings BDC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Barings BDC?

Barings BDC announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 6th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, June 9th will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Wednesday, June 16th. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 7.60%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, June 8th. This is an increase from Barings BDC's previous quarterly dividend of $0.19.
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Is Barings BDC a good dividend stock?

Barings BDC pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 7.60%. 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 strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Barings BDC is 125.00%. 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 87.91% in the coming year. This indicates that Barings BDC may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for BBDC?

5 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Barings BDC's shares. Their forecasts range from $10.00 to $13.00. On average, they anticipate Barings BDC's stock price to reach $11.31 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.4% from the stock's current price.
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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 56)
  • Mr. Jonathan Gerald Bock CFA, Chief Financial Officer
  • Ms. Elizabeth A. Murray CPA, Principal Accounting Officer & Controller (Age 43)
  • Mr. Jonathan Andrew Landsberg C.F.A., CFA, Director of Fin. & Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Michael Cowart, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 38)
  • Ms. Jill Elyse Dinerman, Chief Legal Officer (Age 44)
  • Mr. Kevin M. Byrne, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 61)
  • Ms. Cheryl Krauss, Chief Communications Officer & Media Relations
  • Mr. Thomas F. Moses CPA, Treasurer

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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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.94%) and TCW Group Inc. (0.08%). 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 TCW Group Inc..
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Which major investors are buying Barings BDC stock?

BBDC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Confluence Investment Management 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 $10.53.

How much money does Barings BDC make?

Barings BDC has a market capitalization of $505.04 million and generates $71.03 million in revenue each year. The company earns $8.18 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.64 on an earnings per share basis.

What is Barings BDC's official website?

The official website for Barings BDC is

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 7/28/2021 by Staff
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