NASDAQ:OCSL - Oaktree Specialty Lending Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $6.75
  • Forecasted Upside: -0.59 %
  • Number of Analysts: 3
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 0 Hold Ratings
  • 3 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for OCSL

Analyst Price Target is $6.75
▼ -0.59% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 3 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Oaktree Specialty Lending in the last 3 months. The average price target is $6.75, with a high forecast of $7.50 and a low forecast of $5.50. The average price target represents a -0.59% upside from the last price of $6.79.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 3 contributing investment analysts is to buy stock in Oaktree Specialty Lending. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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Latest Recommendations

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Display Ratings By
DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
6/23/2021OppenheimerInitiated CoverageOutperform$7.50Low
3/5/2021Hovde GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$7.25Low
8/17/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuy$4.75 ➝ $5.50Low
6/19/2020Janney Montgomery ScottUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$5.00High
5/11/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$4.00 ➝ $5.00Low
5/11/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetBuy$6.25 ➝ $4.75Low
5/10/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingBuyLow
5/8/2020Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsBoost Price TargetOutperform$4.50 ➝ $4.75High
4/27/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$3.75 ➝ $4.00Medium
3/25/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetOverweight$6.00 ➝ $3.75Low
3/5/2020National SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuy$5.75Medium
1/15/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$6.00Low
10/10/2019Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$6.50Medium
7/29/2019Janney Montgomery ScottInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ NeutralLow
5/13/2019National SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$7.00Low
2/7/2019National SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$5.00 ➝ $7.00High
12/17/2018JMP SecuritiesBoost Price TargetMarket Outperform ➝ Market Outperform$5.50 ➝ $5.75Low
12/3/2018National SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutral$5.00Low
8/21/2018Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformHigh
8/13/2018National SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutral$5.00Low
8/10/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$5.00 ➝ $5.50Low
8/10/2018BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$4.00 ➝ $5.00Low
8/8/2018Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsSet Price TargetHold$6.00Low
7/31/2018JMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$5.50Low
5/9/2018National SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutral$5.00Medium
2/12/2018BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform$5.00 ➝ $4.00Low
2/12/2018National SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutral$5.00Low
2/9/2018Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsSet Price TargetHold$5.00Low
2/6/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$6.00Low
1/8/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$5.00N/A
12/26/2017Maxim GroupReiterated RatingHoldLow
12/1/2017National SecuritiesDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$7.00 ➝ $5.00Low
11/30/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsSet Price TargetHold$6.00Low
11/1/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetNeutral$5.50 ➝ $6.00N/A
10/16/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingHold$6.00N/A
10/6/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$4.00N/A
8/14/2017National SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$7.00Medium
8/10/2017Maxim GroupReiterated RatingHoldLow
7/18/2017National SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$4.00 ➝ $7.00Medium
7/18/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$4.75 ➝ $6.00Medium
7/17/2017JMP SecuritiesUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$6.50Medium
6/30/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingHold$4.75Low
5/15/2017National SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutral$4.00Low
5/15/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$5.50 ➝ $4.75Low
5/10/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsSet Price TargetHold$5.00Low
4/11/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$4.00Low
3/30/2017Raymond JamesReiterated RatingMarket Perform ➝ UnderperformMedium
2/14/2017BarclaysSet Price TargetHold$5.00N/A
2/13/2017National SecuritiesLower Price TargetNeutral$6.00 ➝ $4.00N/A
12/1/2016BarclaysSet Price TargetHold$6.00N/A
12/1/2016National SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutral$6.00N/A
8/16/2016Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetBuy$6.75 ➝ $6.50N/A
8/11/2016National SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutral$6.00N/A
(Data available from 6/24/2016 forward)
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Oaktree Specialty Lending Corporation is a business development company specializing in investments in middle market, bridge financing, first and second lien debt financing, mezzanine debt, senior and junior secured debt, expansions, sponsor-led acquisitions, and management buyouts in small and mid-sized companies. The fund seeks to invest in education services, business services, retail and consumer, healthcare, manufacturing, food and restaurants, construction and engineering, and media and advertising sectors. It invests between $5 million to $75 million principally in the form of one-stop, first lien, and second lien debt investments, which may include an equity co-investment component in companies with enterprise value between $20 million and $150 million and EBITDA between $3 million and $50 million. The fund has a hold size of up to $75 million and may underwrite transactions up to $100 million. It primarily invests in North America. The fund seeks to be a lead investor in its portfolio companies.
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Today's Range

Now: $6.79
Low: $6.76
High: $6.82

50 Day Range

MA: $6.70
Low: $6.41
High: $6.85

52 Week Range

Now: $6.79
Low: $4.29
High: $6.92


589,961 shs

Average Volume

821,331 shs

Market Capitalization

$1.22 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Oaktree Specialty Lending?

The following Wall Street sell-side analysts have issued stock ratings on Oaktree Specialty Lending in the last twelve months: Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Hovde Group, Oppenheimer Holdings Inc., TheStreet, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for Oaktree Specialty Lending?

3 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Oaktree Specialty Lending in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $6.75, suggesting a possible downside of 0.6%. Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. has the highest price target set, predicting OCSL will reach $7.50 in the next twelve months. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $5.50 for Oaktree Specialty Lending in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Oaktree Specialty Lending?

Oaktree Specialty Lending currently has 3 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe OCSL will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Oaktree Specialty Lending.
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How do I contact Oaktree Specialty Lending's investor relations team?

Oaktree Specialty Lending's physical mailing address is 333 SOUTH GRAND AVENUE 28TH FLOOR, LOS ANGELES CA, 90071. The credit services provider's listed phone number is 213-830-6300 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Oaktree Specialty Lending is