Oaktree Specialty Lending - OCSL Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $7.75
  • Forecasted Upside: 26.84 %
  • Number of Analysts: 1
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 0 Hold Ratings
  • 1 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$6.11
▲ +0.1 (1.66%)

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Analyst Price Target for OCSL

Analyst Price Target is $7.75
▲ +26.84% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 1 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Oaktree Specialty Lending in the last 3 months. The average price target is $7.75, with a high forecast of $8.50 and a low forecast of $7.00. The average price target represents a 26.84% upside from the last price of $6.11.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 1 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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4/6/2021
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7/5/2021
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10/3/2021
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1/1/2022
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4/1/2022
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6/30/2022
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8/29/2022
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9/28/2022

Latest Recommendations

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Display Ratings By
DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/20/2022Hovde GroupLower Target$7.00Medium
11/17/2021JMP SecuritiesBoost TargetMarket Outperform$8.00 ➝ $8.50Medium
8/9/2021JMP SecuritiesBoost TargetMarket Outperform$7.50 ➝ $8.00Medium
6/23/2021OppenheimerInitiated CoverageOutperform$7.50Low
3/5/2021Hovde GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$7.25Low
8/17/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuy$4.75 ➝ $5.50Low
6/19/2020Janney Montgomery ScottUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$5.00High
5/11/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetOverweight$4.00 ➝ $5.00Low
5/11/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuy$6.25 ➝ $4.75Low
5/10/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingBuyLow
5/8/2020Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsBoost TargetOutperform$4.50 ➝ $4.75High
4/27/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetOverweight$3.75 ➝ $4.00Medium
3/25/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower 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 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 TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$5.00 ➝ $5.50Low
8/10/2018BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$4.00 ➝ $5.00Low
8/8/2018Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsSet TargetHold$6.00Low
7/31/2018JMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$5.50Low
5/9/2018National SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutral$5.00Medium
2/12/2018BMO Capital MarketsLower TargetMarket Perform$5.00 ➝ $4.00Low
2/12/2018National SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutral$5.00Low
2/9/2018Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsSet 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 TargetHold$6.00Low
11/1/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetNeutral$5.50 ➝ $6.00N/A
10/16/2017Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingHold$6.00N/A
10/6/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$4.00N/A
(Data available from 9/28/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.85 (Buy)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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4/1/2022
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5/1/2022
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9/28/2022

Current Sentiment

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Oaktree Specialty Lending logo
Oaktree Specialty Lending Corporation is a business development company specializing in investments in middle market, bridge financing, first and second lien debt financing, unsecured and mezzanine loan, mezzanine debt, senior and junior secured debt, expansions, sponsor-led acquisitions, preferred equity and management buyouts in small and mid-sized companies. It 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: $6.11
Low: $5.96
High: $6.14

50 Day Range

MA: $6.84
Low: $5.95
High: $7.22

52 Week Range

Now: $6.11
Low: $5.92
High: $7.81

Volume

845,671 shs

Average Volume

1,034,175 shs

Market Capitalization

$1.12 billion

P/E Ratio

21.07

Dividend Yield

11.31%

Beta

1.24

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: Hovde Group, JMP Securities, and StockNews.com.
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What is the current price target for Oaktree Specialty Lending?

2 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Oaktree Specialty Lending in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $7.75, suggesting a possible upside of 26.8%. JMP Securities has the highest price target set, predicting OCSL will reach $8.50 in the next twelve months. Hovde Group has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $7.00 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 1 buy rating 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 www.oaktreespecialtylending.com. Learn More about contacing Oaktree Specialty Lending investor relations.