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.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for BKCC. The highest price target was 8, implying a possible profit of 5.68 percent. The minimum price target given was 7, implying potential capital losses of -7.53 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days 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.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the 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 traded between a high of 8.87 and a low of 6.75 over the past year. Today's price is 12.15 percent above the 52-week low, and 14.66 percent lower than its 52-week high. 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's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.