Stock in Review: Barings BDC, Inc. (:BBDC) EPS Expected to Grow 15.99%

Analysts are projecting Barings BDC, Inc. (:BBDC) to grow at an accelerated rate over the next five years.  Sell-side analysts are looking for the company to grow 15.99% over the next year and 5.00% over the next five years.

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Barings BDC, Inc.’s trailing 12- months EPS is -1.80.  Last year, their EPS growth was -271.70% and their EPS growth over the past five years was -22.70%.  

Let’s start off by taking a look at how the stock has been performing recently.  Over the past twelve months, Barings BDC, Inc. (:BBDC)’s stock was 9.77%.  Last week, it was 0.20%, -0.10% over the last quarter, and  6.34% for the past half-year. 

Over the past 50 days, Barings BDC, Inc. stock was -4.35% off of the high and 1.85% removed from the low.  Their 52-Week High and Low are noted here.  -8.34% (High), 13.68%, (Low). 

Barings BDC, Inc. (:BBDC)’s performance this year to date is 9.77%.  The stock has performed 0.20% over the last seven days, 0.61% over the last thirty, and -0.10% over the last three months.  Over the last six months, Barings BDC, Inc.’s stock has been 6.34% and -0.85% for the year.

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Wall Street analysts are have a consensus analyst recommendation of 2.20 on the stock.  This is based on a 1-5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.  Brokerages covering the name have a $11.03 on the stock.

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