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 most optimistic price target was 8, implying a possible profit of 5.68 percent. The lowest price target was 7, implying potential capital losses of -7.53 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 5.26 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. 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. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

BKCC has a 52-week high of 8.87 and a 52-week low of 6.75. 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 price/earnings 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 stock has a market capitalization of $0.55574 billion. BKCC's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.