Prospect Capital/PSEC

$5.58

-1.41%
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About Prospect Capital

Prospect Capital Corporation is a business development company that focuses on lending to and investing in private businesses. The Company’s investment objective is to generate both current income and long-term capital appreciation through debt and equity investments. It invests primarily in senior and subordinated debt and equity of private companies in need of capital for acquisitions, divestitures, growth, development, recapitalizations and other purposes. It invests primarily in first and second lien secured loans and unsecured debt, which in some cases includes an equity component. It invests in debt and equity positions of structured credit, which are a form of securitization in which the cash flows of a portfolio of loans are pooled and passed on to different classes of owners in various tranches. It may also acquire controlling interests in companies in conjunction with making secured debt investments in such companies. Its investment adviser is Prospect Capital Management L.P.

Ticker

PSEC

Sector

Financials

Trading on

NASDAQ

Industry

Misc. Financial Services

CEO

John Barry

Employees

-

Headquarters

New york, United States

Prospect Capital Metrics

BasicAdvanced
$2.4B
Market cap
36.36
P/E ratio
$0.16
EPS
1.00
Beta
$0.78
Dividend rate
12.7%
Dividend yield
$2.4B
1.00155
$6.69
$5.03
1.8M
$0.78
46.843
46.843
206.63%
2.28%
3.09%
3.78%
3.13%
36.355
2.72
0.631
0.447
10.84%
13.76%
12.7%
6.82%
128.71%
10.98%

What the Analysts think about Prospect Capital

Analyst Ratings

Majority rating from 2 analysts.
Hold

Price Targets

Average projection from 1 analyst.
10.39% downside
High $5.00
Low $5.00
$5.58
Current price
$5.00
Average price target

Prospect Capital Financial Performance

Income StatementBalance sheetCash Flow

Income Statement

Revenues and expenses
71.36% profit margin
QuarterlyAnnual
Q3 24
QoQ growth
Revenue
$202M
-4.13%
Net income
$144M
-620.94%
Profit margin
71.36%
-643.49%

Prospect Capital Earnings Performance

Earnings per share (EPS)

Company profitability
Missed by 15%
QuarterlyAnnual
Q4 23
Q1 24
Q2 24
Q3 24
Q4 24
Actual
$0.28
$0.25
$0.18
$0.17
-
Expected
$0.22
$0.22
$0.22
$0.20
$0.18
Surprise
30.23%
16.28%
-18.18%
-15%
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FAQs

What’s the current market cap for Prospect Capital stock?

Prospect Capital (PSEC) has a market cap of $2.4B as of May 30, 2024.

What is the P/E ratio for Prospect Capital stock?

The price to earnings (P/E) ratio for Prospect Capital (PSEC) stock is 36.36 as of May 30, 2024.

Does Prospect Capital stock pay dividends?

Yes, the Prospect Capital (PSEC) stock pays dividends to shareholders. As of May 30, 2024, the dividend rate is $0.78 and the yield is 12.7%. Prospect Capital has a payout ratio of 206.63% on a trailing twelve-month basis.

When is the next Prospect Capital dividend payment date?

The next Prospect Capital (PSEC) dividend payment is scheduled for June 18, 2024.

What is the beta indicator for Prospect Capital?

Prospect Capital (PSEC) has a beta rating of 1. This means that it is more volatile than the market, on average. A beta of 1 would indicate the stock moves in-line with the market, while a beta of 2 would indicate the stock moves twice as much as the market.

What is the Prospect Capital stock price target?

The target price for Prospect Capital (PSEC) stock is $5, which is 10.39% below the current price of $5.58. This is an average based on projections from 1 analyst, and represents their view of what the stock price could be in 12 or 18 months. This should not be seen as investment advice - Lightyear does not carry out investment research.

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