Stellus Capital Investment Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.14 (-1.06 %)
(As of 08/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume53,002 shs
Average Volume70,864 shs
Market Capitalization$255.46 million
P/E Ratio7.32
Dividend Yield8.35%
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About Stellus Capital Investment

Stellus Capital Investment Corporation is a business development company specializing in investments in private middle-market companies. It invests through first lien, second lien, unitranche, and mezzanine debt financing, often with a corresponding equity investment. The fund prefers to invest in US and Canada. The fund seeks to invest in companies with an EBITDA between $5 million and $50 million.


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1.91 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

732nd out of 1,319 stocks

Investors, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

7th out of 28 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 4.1Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Stellus Capital Investment (NYSE:SCM) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Stellus Capital Investment a buy right now?

2 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Stellus Capital Investment in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Stellus Capital Investment stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Stellus Capital Investment?

Wall Street analysts have given Stellus Capital Investment 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 Stellus Capital Investment wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Stellus Capital Investment?

Stellus Capital Investment saw a increase in short interest in July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 140,600 shares, an increase of 19.9% from the June 30th total of 117,300 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 64,900 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.2 days. Currently, 0.8% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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When is Stellus Capital Investment's next earnings date?

Stellus Capital Investment is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, October 29th 2021.
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How were Stellus Capital Investment's earnings last quarter?

Stellus Capital Investment Co. (NYSE:SCM) issued its quarterly earnings data on Sunday, August, 1st. The investment management company reported $0.28 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.29 by $0.01. Stellus Capital Investment had a net margin of 61.55% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.18%.
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How has Stellus Capital Investment's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Stellus Capital Investment's stock was trading at $10.42 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, SCM stock has increased by 25.8% and is now trading at $13.11.
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How often does Stellus Capital Investment pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Stellus Capital Investment?

Stellus Capital Investment announced a monthly dividend on Friday, July 23rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.09 per share on Friday, October 15th. This represents a $1.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 8.24%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, September 29th.
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Is Stellus Capital Investment a good dividend stock?

Stellus Capital Investment pays an annual dividend of $1.08 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 8.35%. SCM has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. Stellus Capital Investment does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Stellus Capital Investment is 95.58%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, Stellus Capital Investment will have a dividend payout ratio of 92.31% in the coming year. This indicates that Stellus Capital Investment may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for SCM?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Stellus Capital Investment's shares. Their forecasts range from $14.00 to $14.00. On average, they expect Stellus Capital Investment's stock price to reach $14.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Stellus Capital Investment's key executives?

Stellus Capital Investment's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Robert T. Ladd, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 65)
  • Mr. W. Todd Huskinson CPA, CPA, CFO, Treasurer, Sec. & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 57)
  • Mr. Vince Gwon, Mang. of Fin. & Operations

Who are some of Stellus Capital Investment's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Stellus Capital Investment own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Stellus Capital Investment investors own include AT&T (T), Ares Capital (ARCC), Energy Transfer (ET), Hercules Capital (HTGC), Main Street Capital (MAIN), New Residential Investment (NRZ), Annaly Capital Management (NLY), Prospect Capital (PSEC), Newtek Business Services (NEWT) and Oxford Lane Capital (OXLC).

What is Stellus Capital Investment's stock symbol?

Stellus Capital Investment trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SCM."

Who are Stellus Capital Investment's major shareholders?

Stellus Capital Investment's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Advisors Asset Management Inc. (1.28%), Gables Capital Management Inc. (0.59%), Eagle Global Advisors LLC (0.16%), Usca Ria LLC (0.13%), Sanders Morris Harris LLC (0.08%) and Advisor Group Holdings Inc. (0.08%). Company insiders that own Stellus Capital Investment stock include Bruce R Bilger, Dean D'angelo, J Tim Arnoult, Joshua T Davis and Robert T Ladd.
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Which institutional investors are selling Stellus Capital Investment stock?

SCM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gables Capital Management Inc., and Sanders Morris Harris LLC.
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Which institutional investors are buying Stellus Capital Investment stock?

SCM stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Usca Ria LLC, Advisors Asset Management Inc., Eagle Global Advisors LLC, Montag A & Associates Inc., and Advisor Group Holdings Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Stellus Capital Investment stock in the last two years include Bruce R Bilger, Dean D'angelo, J Tim Arnoult, Joshua T Davis, and Robert T Ladd.
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How do I buy shares of Stellus Capital Investment?

Shares of SCM 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 Stellus Capital Investment's stock price today?

One share of SCM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.11.

How much money does Stellus Capital Investment make?

Stellus Capital Investment has a market capitalization of $255.46 million and generates $56.66 million in revenue each year. The investment management company earns $20.19 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.13 on an earnings per share basis.

What is Stellus Capital Investment's official website?

The official website for Stellus Capital Investment is www.stelluscapital.com.

Where are Stellus Capital Investment's headquarters?

Stellus Capital Investment is headquartered at 4400 POST OAK PARKWAY SUITE 2200, HOUSTON TX, 77027.

How can I contact Stellus Capital Investment?

Stellus Capital Investment's mailing address is 4400 POST OAK PARKWAY SUITE 2200, HOUSTON TX, 77027. The investment management company can be reached via phone at 713-292-5400.

This page was last updated on 8/5/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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