Oaktree Specialty Lending Corporation (OCSL): Price and Financial Metrics

Oaktree Specialty Lending Corporation (OCSL): $7.55

-0.08 (-1.05%)

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  • Sentiment is the dimension where OCSL ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 78.81% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for OCSL is in Sentiment, which has been heading down over the past 161 days.
  • OCSL ranks lowest in Growth; there it ranks in the 0th percentile.

OCSL Stock Summary

  • OCSL's current price/earnings ratio is 5.83, which is higher than merely 8.3% of US stocks with positive earnings.
  • For OCSL, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by 99.42% of US equities we're observing.
  • Over the past twelve months, OCSL has reported earnings growth of 303.31%, putting it ahead of 92.64% of US stocks in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Oaktree Specialty Lending Corp, a group of peers worth examining would be CGBD, SCM, AINV, TCPC, and PNNT.
  • OCSL's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Oaktree Specialty Lending Corp's official web site, go to www.oaktreespecialtylending.com.

OCSL Valuation Summary

  • OCSL's EV/EBIT ratio is 7.6; this is 11.63% lower than that of the median Financial Services stock.
  • Over the past 160 months, OCSL's price/earnings ratio has gone down 141.5.
  • Over the past 160 months, OCSL's price/sales ratio has gone down 2.8.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for OCSL.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
OCSL 2021-02-02 5.8 0.9 21.0 22.2
OCSL 2020-10-08 5.2 0.8 -39.9 117.4
OCSL 2014-03-26 5.4 1.0 11.2 15.1
OCSL 2012-09-24 5.6 1.1 31.7 25.3
OCSL 2011-06-06 8.5 1.1 21.8 24.1
OCSL 2009-05-01 5.4 0.7 54.8 41.1

OCSL Growth Metrics

    The 4 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at -33.45%.
  • Its year over year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at -839.63%.
  • Its 2 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 17.34%.
Over the past 49 months, OCSL's revenue has gone up $31,421,000.

The table below shows OCSL's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-09-30 209.385 -230.521 237.26
2021-06-30 189.184 18.991 271.316
2021-03-31 158.149 -144.384 344.509
2020-12-31 150.377 -93.334 90.925
2020-09-30 143.133 -152.875 39.224
2020-06-30 134.047 -127.717 -17.422

OCSL's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • OCSL has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 37.43% of graded US stocks.
  • OCSL's asset turnover comes in at 0.091 -- ranking 231st of 444 Trading stocks.
  • MGTI, PJT, and ALEX are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with OCSL.

The table below shows OCSL's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.091 0.659 0.103
2021-03-31 0.084 0.646 0.140
2020-12-31 0.091 0.713 0.051
2020-09-30 0.091 0.736 0.031
2020-06-30 0.087 0.731 0.006
2020-03-31 0.091 0.728 -0.043

OCSL Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of OCSL, see our OCSL price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $7.57 Average Broker Recommendation 1.36 (Strong Buy)

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OCSL Price/Volume Stats

Current price $7.55 52-week high $7.81
Prev. close $7.63 52-week low $5.47
Day low $7.55 Volume 735,861
Day high $7.64 Avg. volume 1,062,977
50-day MA $7.46 Dividend yield 8.13%
200-day MA $7.08 Market Cap 1.36B

Oaktree Specialty Lending Corporation (OCSL) Company Bio

OakStreet Specialty Lending Corporation, formerly known as Fifth Street Finance, is a specialty finance company that lends to and invests in small and mid-sized companies, primarily in connection with investments by private equity sponsors. The company was founded in 1998 and is based in Greenwich, Connecticut.

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Latest OCSL News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Oaktree Specialty Lending Corp that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate OCSL as an investment opportunity.

Recent Price Trend in Oaktree Specialty Lending (OCSL) is Your Friend, Here's Why

Oaktree Specialty Lending (OCSL) made it through our "Recent Price Strength" screen and could be a great choice for investors looking to make a profit from stocks that are currently on the move.

Yahoo | January 17, 2022

2 Big Dividend Stocks Yielding at Least 7%; Wells Fargo Says ‘Buy’

What do you think of roller coasters? We may be in for one in 2022, with the markets showing higher volatility – and perhaps a lower net gain – than last year. Headwinds include rising inflation, the Fed’s likely actions to tighten monetary policy in response, and increased labor costs. Tailwinds may include that same Fed action, as it carries potential to blunt a ‘stagflationary’ period, and a likely political shift waiting in the fall.

Michael Marcus on TipRanks | January 7, 2022

Oaktree Specialty Lending Corporation Schedules First Fiscal Quarter Earnings Conference Call for February 3, 2022

11:00 a.m. Eastern Time / 8:00 a.m. Pacific Time LOS ANGELES, CA, Jan. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Oaktree Specialty Lending Corporation (NASDAQ:OCSL) (“Oaktree Specialty Lending” or the “Company”) today announced that it will report its financial results for the first fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2021 before the opening of the Nasdaq Global Select Market on Thursday, February 3, 2022. Management will host a conference call to discuss the results on the same day at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time

Yahoo | January 5, 2022

Oaktree Specialty Lending (OCSL) is on the Move, Here's Why the Trend Could be Sustainable

Oaktree Specialty Lending (OCSL) made it through our "Recent Price Strength" screen and could be a great choice for investors looking to make a profit from stocks that are currently on the move.

Yahoo | December 31, 2021

Advisors' Inner Circle Fund III Buys CIM Commercial Trust Corp, Sells RiverNorth/DoubleLine ...

Investment company Advisors' Inner Circle Fund III (Current Portfolio) buys CIM Commercial Trust Corp, sells RiverNorth/DoubleLine Strategic Opportunity Fund I, Doubleline Opportunistic Credit Fund, PGIM High Yield Fund Inc, , Oaktree Specialty Lending Corp during the 3-months ended 2021Q3, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Advisors' Inner Circle Fund III.

Yahoo | December 28, 2021

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OCSL Price Returns

1-mo 2.72%
3-mo 3.20%
6-mo 16.19%
1-year 42.65%
3-year 106.01%
5-year 103.43%
YTD 1.21%
2021 45.00%
2020 11.00%
2019 38.74%
2018 -6.31%
2017 -1.09%

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