NASDAQ:PSEC - Prospect Capital Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $6.50
  • Forecasted Upside: -22.43 %
  • Number of Analysts: 2
  • Breakdown:
  • 1 Sell Ratings
  • 1 Hold Ratings
  • 0 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$8.38
▲ +0.21 (2.57%)

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Analyst Price Target for PSEC

Analyst Price Target is $6.50
▼ -22.43% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 2 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Prospect Capital in the last 3 months. The average price target is $6.50, with a high forecast of $6.50 and a low forecast of $6.50. The average price target represents a -22.43% upside from the last price of $8.38.

This chart shows the closing price for PSEC for the last year in relation to the current analyst high, average, and low pricetarget.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 2 polled investment analysts is to hold stock in Prospect Capital. This rating has held steady since October 2021, when it changed from a Sell consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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8/4/2020
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11/2/2020
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1/31/2021
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5/1/2021
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7/30/2021
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10/28/2021
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12/27/2021
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1/26/2022

Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
11/9/2021Raymond JamesUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Market PerformMedium
8/26/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$6.00 ➝ $6.50Low
5/13/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$5.75 ➝ $6.00Low
6/25/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageUnderweight$4.50High
4/20/2020Raymond JamesDowngradeMarket Perform ➝ UnderperformHigh
5/13/2019National SecuritiesReiterated RatingSell$4.00Low
2/11/2019National SecuritiesReiterated RatingSell$4.00Medium
1/22/2019BarclaysDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ Underweight$7.00 ➝ $6.00High
11/12/2018National SecuritiesReiterated RatingSell$4.00Medium
8/31/2018National SecuritiesReiterated RatingSell$4.00Low
5/14/2018National SecuritiesReiterated RatingSell$4.00Medium
2/12/2018National SecuritiesReiterated RatingSell$4.00Low
1/8/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$7.00N/A
11/14/2017National SecuritiesLower Price TargetSell$5.00 ➝ $4.00N/A
11/10/2017BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform$7.00 ➝ $6.00N/A
10/12/2017National SecuritiesLower Price TargetSell$6.00 ➝ $5.00N/A
8/30/2017Raymond JamesUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Market PerformMedium
8/30/2017National SecuritiesLower Price TargetSell$7.00 ➝ $6.00High
8/30/2017UBS GroupUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Market PerformMedium
6/1/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$7.00Medium
5/15/2017National SecuritiesReiterated RatingSell$7.00Low
5/11/2017FBR & Co.DowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$9.50 ➝ $8.50High
2/13/2017National SecuritiesReiterated RatingSell$7.00N/A
(Data available from 1/26/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.76 (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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6/30/2021
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7/30/2021
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8/29/2021
  • 2 very positive mentions
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9/28/2021
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10/28/2021
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11/27/2021
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12/27/2021
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1/26/2022

Current Sentiment

  • 2 very positive mentions
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Prospect Capital Corp. is a business development company. The firm engages in lending to and investing in private businesses. It also involves in generating current income and long-term capital appreciation through debt and equity investments. The company was founded by Michael Grier Eliasek on April 13, 2004 and is headquartered in New York, NY.
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Today's Range

Now: $8.38
Low: $8.09
High: $8.43

50 Day Range

MA: $8.57
Low: $8.12
High: $9.00

52 Week Range

Now: $8.38
Low: $6.10
High: $9.25

Volume

2,895,190 shs

Average Volume

2,253,602 shs

Market Capitalization

$3.27 billion

P/E Ratio

3.24

Dividend Yield

8.81%

Beta

0.91

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Prospect Capital?

The following Wall Street sell-side analysts have issued stock ratings on Prospect Capital in the last year: Raymond James, TheStreet, Wells Fargo & Company, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for Prospect Capital?

1 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Prospect Capital in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $6.50, suggesting a possible downside of 22.4%. Wells Fargo & Company has the highest price target set, predicting PSEC will reach $6.50 in the next twelve months. Wells Fargo & Company has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $6.50 for Prospect Capital in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Prospect Capital?

Prospect Capital currently has 1 sell rating and 1 hold rating from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in PSEC, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact Prospect Capital's investor relations team?

Prospect Capital's physical mailing address is 10 EAST 40TH STREET 42ND FLOOR, NEW YORK NY, 10016. The financial services provider's listed phone number is (212) 448-0702 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for Prospect Capital is www.prospectstreet.com.