FS KKR Capital Corp. (NYSE:FSK) shares traded lower over the last trading session, losing -0.09% on 05/28/21. The shares fell to a low of $21.85 before closing at $21.97. Intraday shares traded counted 0.73 million, which was -28.58% lower than its 30-day average trading volume of 565.46K. FSK’s previous close was $21.99 while the outstanding shares total 123.76M. The stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is 67.61, with weekly volatility at 1.37% and ATR at 0.33. The FSK stock’s 52-week price range has touched low of $13.20 and a $22.02 high.
Investors have identified the Asset Management company FS KKR Capital Corp. as an interesting stock but before investments are made there, an in-depth look at its trading activities will have to be conducted. The share is trading with a market value of around $2.72 billion, the company now has both obstacles and catalysts that affect them and they came from their mode of operations. With the company affected by events currently, it is a perfect time to analyze the numbers behind the firm in order to come up with a rather realistic picture of what this stock is.
Potential earnings growth for FS KKR Capital Corp. (FSK)
In order to determine the future investment potential for this stock, we will have to analyze key trends that affect it. During the 08/11/2021 quarter of the year, FS KKR Capital Corp. recorded a total of 151.0 million in revenue. This figure implies that they witnessed a quarterly year/year change in their earnings with -18.54% coming in sequential stages and their sales for the 08/11/2021 quarter reducing by -7.95%.
What matters though is how it ends. When the core data for the company is broken down, then the stock sounds interesting. The company spent 73.0 million trying to sell their products during the last quarter, with the result yielding a gross income of 78.0 million. This allows shareholders to hold on to 123.76M with the recently reported earning now reading 1.61 cents per share. This is a figure that compared to analyst’s prediction for their 08/11/2021 (0.63 cents a share).
Having a look at the company’s valuation, the company is expected to record 2.54 total earnings per share during the next fiscal year. It is very important though to remember that the importance of trend far outweighs that of outlook. This analysis has been great and getting further updates on FSK sounds very interesting.
Is the stock of FSK attractive?
In related news, Director, Adams Barbara bought 2,100 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that recorded on Dec 01. The purchase was performed at an average price of 18.07, for a total value of 37,945. As the purchase deal closes, the Director, Ford Brian R. now bought 1,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 18,320. Also, Co-President, Gerson Brian sold 50,000 shares of the company’s stock in a deal that was recorded on Jun 02. The shares were cost at an average price of 3.73 per share, with a total market value of 186,620. Following this completion of disposal, the Co-President, Gerson Brian now holds 50,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 187,690. In the last 6 months, insiders have changed their ownership in shares of company stock by 0.32%.
3 out of 7 analysts covering the stock have rated it a Buy, while 3 have maintained a Hold recommendation on FS KKR Capital Corp.. 1 analysts has assigned a Sell rating on the FSK stock. The 12-month mean consensus price target for the company’s shares has been set at $22.07.