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NYSE:SARSaratoga Investment Stock Price, Forecast & News

$15.30
-0.05 (-0.33 %)
(As of 07/3/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$15.26
Now: $15.30
$15.83
50-Day Range
$13.14
MA: $15.71
$18.71
52-Week Range
$5.94
Now: $15.30
$28.70
Volume57,552 shs
Average Volume92,693 shs
Market Capitalization$171.05 million
P/E Ratio2.70
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.63
Saratoga Investment Corp. is a business development company specializing in leveraged and management buyouts, acquisition financings, growth financings, recapitalization, debt refinancing, and transitional financing transactions at the lower end of middle market companies. It structures its investments as debt and equity by investing through first and second lien loans, mezzanine debt, co-investments, select high yield bonds, senior secured bonds, unsecured bonds, and preferred and common equity. It seeks to invest in the United States. The firm primarily invests $5 million to $20 million in companies having EBITDA of $2 million or greater and revenues of $8 million to $150 million. It invests through direct lending as well as participation in loan syndicates. The firm was formerly known as GSC Investment Corp. Saratoga Investment Corp. is based in New York, New York with an additional office in Florham Park, New Jersey.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 3.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.12 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment advice
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
CUSIPN/A
Phone212-906-7800

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$58.45 million
Cash Flow$2.20 per share
Book Value$27.21 per share

Profitability

Net Income$55.74 million

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$171.05 million
Next Earnings Date7/8/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableNot Optionable

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Saratoga Investment (NYSE:SAR) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Saratoga Investment's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Saratoga Investment's stock was trading at $21.74 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, SAR stock has decreased by 29.6% and is now trading at $15.30. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Saratoga Investment?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Saratoga Investment in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Saratoga Investment.

When is Saratoga Investment's next earnings date?

Saratoga Investment is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 8th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Saratoga Investment.

How can I listen to Saratoga Investment's earnings call?

Saratoga Investment will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, July 8th 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 Saratoga Investment's earnings last quarter?

Saratoga Investment Corp (NYSE:SAR) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 6th. The financial services provider reported $2.39 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.55 by $1.84. The financial services provider earned $17.61 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $14.01 million. Saratoga Investment had a return on equity of 9.31% and a net margin of 95.36%. View Saratoga Investment's earnings history.

How often does Saratoga Investment pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Saratoga Investment?

Saratoga Investment declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 9th. Investors of record on Friday, January 24th will be given a dividend of $0.56 per share on Thursday, February 6th. This represents a $2.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 14.64%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 23rd. View Saratoga Investment's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for SAR?

6 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Saratoga Investment's stock. Their forecasts range from $16.50 to $27.00. On average, they anticipate Saratoga Investment's share price to reach $21.70 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 41.8% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Saratoga Investment.

Has Saratoga Investment been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about SAR stock have trended negative on Saturday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Saratoga Investment earned a media sentiment score of -2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View the latest news about Saratoga Investment.

Are investors shorting Saratoga Investment?

Saratoga Investment saw a drop in short interest in June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 51,900 shares, a drop of 24.0% from the May 31st total of 68,300 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 148,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.3 days. Currently, 0.6% of the company's shares are short sold. View Saratoga Investment's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Saratoga Investment's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Saratoga Investment own?

Who are Saratoga Investment's key executives?

Saratoga Investment's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Christian L. Oberbeck, Chairman & CEO (Age 59)
  • Mr. Michael J. Grisius, Pres & Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Henri J. Steenkamp, Chief Compliance Officer, Sec., Treasurer & CFO (Age 43)
  • Mr. Adam Prior, Sr. VP
  • Mr. Joseph Burkhart, Managing Director of Bus. Devel.

What is Saratoga Investment's stock symbol?

Saratoga Investment trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SAR."

How do I buy shares of Saratoga Investment?

Shares of SAR 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Saratoga Investment's stock price today?

One share of SAR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.30.

How big of a company is Saratoga Investment?

Saratoga Investment has a market capitalization of $171.05 million and generates $58.45 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $55.74 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.49 on an earnings per share basis.

What is Saratoga Investment's official website?

The official website for Saratoga Investment is www.saratogainvestmentcorp.com.

How can I contact Saratoga Investment?

Saratoga Investment's mailing address is 535 MADISON AVENUE, NEW YORK NY, 10022. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 212-906-7800 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 7/4/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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