Analyst Ratings for TPG Specialty Lending Inc. (TSLX)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Shares of TPG Specialty Lending Inc. (NYSE:TSLX) have received a consensus rating of Overweight from Wall Street analysts. Last month, TSLX received an average rating of Overweight.

A buy rating was issued by 5 analysts, 1 gave an overweight rating, 4 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Several price targets were given for TSLX by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic price target was 21.5, implying a possible profit of 3.66 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 18.5, implying potential capital losses of -10.8 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 3.41 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 1.98 percent in FY estimates.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 2 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 2 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

TSLX has an estimated earnings growth rate of -26.54 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. TSLX has a PEG ratio of -0.31.

In the last 52-weeks, TSLX has achieved a high of 21.10 and a low of 17.00. Currently the stock is 22 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 1.71 percent. TSLX has a P/E ratio of 8.36. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The TSLX value stock report compares TSLX to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of TSLX is $1.23 billion. TSLX is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.