Investors sentiment increased to 1.03 in Q4 2018. Its up 0.08, from 0.95 in 2018Q3. It is positive, as 13 investors sold Solar Capital Ltd. shares while 25 reduced holdings. 9 funds opened positions while 30 raised stakes. 22.24 million shares or 2.09% less from 22.71 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported.
Ares Mngmt Limited Liability Corporation owns 439,215 shares. Coe Cap Management Ltd Liability accumulated 46,295 shares. Pinebridge Invs L P invested in 0.01% or 31,063 shares. First Hawaiian Fincl Bank reported 0% in Solar Capital Ltd. (NASDAQ:SLRC). Mirae Asset Investments stated it has 13,316 shares. Van Eck Associate Corp, New York-based fund reported 255,315 shares. Macquarie Grp Inc reported 724 shares. Moreover, Fj Cap Limited Liability has 0.03% invested in Solar Capital Ltd. (NASDAQ:SLRC) for 12,000 shares. Tci Wealth holds 25 shares or 0% of its portfolio. 11,516 are held by Great West Life Assurance Can. Mraz Amerine And Assocs Incorporated has invested 0.07% of its portfolio in Solar Capital Ltd. (NASDAQ:SLRC). Fifth Third Fincl Bank reported 214 shares. Prtnrs Grp Incorporated Holding Ag owns 718,001 shares. Punch And Assoc Invest Mngmt has 318,563 shares for 0.59% of their portfolio. 48,500 were accumulated by Neville Rodie & Shaw.
Since December 14, 2018, it had 3 insider buys, and 0 sales for $436,799 activity. On Friday, December 14 the insider HOCHBERG STEVEN bought $101,753. Shares for $167,523 were bought by SPOHLER BRUCE J on Friday, March 1.
Analysts expect Solar Capital Ltd. (NASDAQ:SLRC) to report $0.44 EPS on May, 6.They anticipate $0.01 EPS change or 2.22 % from last quarterâs $0.45 EPS. SLRCâs profit would be $18.59 million giving it 12.13 P/E if the $0.44 EPS is correct. After having $0.44 EPS previously, Solar Capital Ltd.âs analysts see 0.00 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 0.47% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $21.34. About 47,200 shares traded. Solar Capital Ltd. (NASDAQ:SLRC) has risen 5.25% since April 24, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.88% the S&P500.
Among 3 analysts covering Solar Capital (NASDAQ:SLRC), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Solar Capital had 4 analyst reports since November 28, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Solar Capital Ltd. (NASDAQ:SLRC) earned âMarket Performâ rating by Wells Fargo on Tuesday, February 26. The firm earned âBuyâ rating on Friday, February 22 by Oppenheimer.
Solar Capital Ltd. is a business development firm specializing in secured debt , subordinated (unsecured) debt, minority equity, and strategic income-oriented control equity investments in leveraged middle market companies. The company has market cap of $901.85 million. The fund invests in aerospace and defense; air freight & logistics; asset management; automotive; banking; beverage, food and tobacco; building products; buildings and real estate; broadcasting and entertainment; cargo transport; commercial services and supplies; communications equipment; chemicals, plastics and rubber; containers, packaging and glass; construction & engineering; diversified/conglomerate manufacturing; consumer Finance; distributors; diversified/conglomerate services; diversified financial services; diversified real estate sctivities; food products; Footwear; Education Services; diversified telecommunications services; electronics; farming and agriculture; finance; grocery; health care equipment and supplies; health care facilities; education and childcare; home and office furnishing, durable consumer products; hotels, motels, inns and gaming; insurance; restaurants, leisure, amusement, and entertainment; leisure equipment tolls and services, media, multiline retail, multi sector holdings; paper and forest products; personal products; professional services, research and consulting services, software; specialty retail; textiles apparel and luxury goods, thrifts and mortgage finance, trading companies and distributors, utilities, and wireless telecommunication services; industrial conglomerates; internet software and services, IT services, machinery; mining, steel, iron, and non precious metals; gas and oil; personal, food and miscellaneous services; printing and publishing; retail stores; telecommunications; textiles and leather; and utilities. It has a 13.49 P/E ratio. It also invests in life sciences with focus on specialty pharmaceuticals, medical devices, biotech, health Care Providers and services; health Care technology, enabling technologies and tools.
More notable recent Solar Capital Ltd. (NASDAQ:SLRC) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: âDividend Increases For The High-Yield BDC Sector, Part 5: BlackRock TCP Capital â Seeking Alphaâ on March 20, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: âBDC Total Returns Since 2014 â Seeking Alphaâ published on May 20, 2016, Forbes.com published: âLeveraged Loans: GE Sale to CCPIB Leaves Fate Uncertain For $9.6B SSLP Partnership â Forbesâ on July 07, 2015. More interesting news about Solar Capital Ltd. (NASDAQ:SLRC) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: âPennantPark Floating Rate Capital: Well-Positioned With A Safe, 8.8%-Yielding Portfolio â Seeking Alphaâ published on November 14, 2018 as well as Nasdaq.comâs news article titled: âSolar Capital Ltd. (SLRC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 20, 2019 â Nasdaqâ with publication date: March 19, 2019.
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