Analyst Ratings for BlackRock Capital Investment Corp. (BKCC)

Updated: 2017-07-28

BlackRock Capital Investment Corp. (NASDAQ:BKCC) was awarded an average rating of Hold from investment analysts following the stock. Last month, BKCC received an average rating of Hold.

A buy rating was issued by 0 analysts, 0 issued an overweight rating, 4 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Several price targets were given for BKCC by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 8, which equates to a potential upside of 5.68 percent. The minimum price target given was 7, implying potential capital losses of -7.53 percent. One must be careful with overanalyzing price targets and ratings due to possible conflicts of interest among the analysts releasing them.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 5.26 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 1.29 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

BKCC has a 52-week high of 8.87 and a 52-week low of 6.75. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 12.15 percent, and below the high by 14.66 percent. BKCC has a P/E ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The BKCC value stock report compares BKCC to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of BKCC is $0.55574 billion. BKCC is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.