Bain Capital Specialty Finance Inc (NYSE:BCSF) has earned an average broker rating score of 1.67 (Buy) from the three analysts that provide coverage for the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and two have given a strong buy rating to the company.
Brokerages have set a twelve-month consensus price target of $20.07 for the company and are anticipating that the company will post $0.39 earnings per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Zacks has also assigned Bain Capital Specialty Finance an industry rank of 180 out of 256 based on the ratings given to related companies.
BCSF has been the topic of a number of recent analyst reports. Janney Montgomery Scott initiated coverage on Bain Capital Specialty Finance in a research report on Tuesday, December 11th. They issued a “buy” rating on the stock. Citigroup initiated coverage on Bain Capital Specialty Finance in a research report on Monday, December 10th. They issued a “neutral” rating on the stock. Bank of America initiated coverage on Bain Capital Specialty Finance in a research report on Monday, December 10th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $20.00 price objective on the stock. Finally, Credit Suisse Group initiated coverage on Bain Capital Specialty Finance in a research report on Monday, December 10th. They issued an “outperform” rating and a $20.50 price objective on the stock.
Shares of Bain Capital Specialty Finance stock opened at $17.37 on Friday. Bain Capital Specialty Finance has a one year low of $15.14 and a one year high of $18.81.
The firm also recently disclosed a special dividend, which will be paid on Monday, January 14th. Stockholders of record on Monday, December 31st will be given a $0.41 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Friday, December 28th.
About Bain Capital Specialty Finance
Bain Capital Specialty Finance, Inc operates as a development stage company, which intends to focus on senior investments with a first or second lien on collateral and strong structures and documentation, intended to protect the lender. The company was founded on October 5, 2015 and is headquartered in Boston, MA.
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