News articles about Fifth Street Senior Floating Rate Corp. (NASDAQ:FSFR) have been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Fifth Street Senior Floating Rate Corp. earned a media sentiment score of 0.03 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news articles about the investment management company an impact score of 45.0910075703845 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next few days.

Fifth Street Senior Floating Rate Corp. (FSFR) opened at 8.31 on Wednesday. Fifth Street Senior Floating Rate Corp. has a 12 month low of $7.30 and a 12 month high of $10.37. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $8.17 and a 200 day moving average price of $8.49.

Fifth Street Senior Floating Rate Corp. (NASDAQ:FSFR) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, May 10th. The investment management company reported $0.17 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.20 by $0.03. The business had revenue of $11.02 million for the quarter. Fifth Street Senior Floating Rate Corp. had a return on equity of 7.29% and a net margin of 30.81%. Equities research analysts predict that Fifth Street Senior Floating Rate Corp. will post $0.74 EPS for the current year.

Several research firms recently weighed in on FSFR. BidaskClub lowered Fifth Street Senior Floating Rate Corp. from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Monday, July 17th. Deutsche Bank AG reissued a “hold” rating and set a $9.25 price target (up from $8.50) on shares of Fifth Street Senior Floating Rate Corp. in a research report on Tuesday, July 18th. TheStreet raised Fifth Street Senior Floating Rate Corp. from a “c” rating to a “b-” rating in a research report on Monday, June 12th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised Fifth Street Senior Floating Rate Corp. from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, July 17th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and three have issued a hold rating to the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $9.25.

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About Fifth Street Senior Floating Rate Corp.

Fifth Street Senior Floating Rate Corp. is a closed-end, non-diversified management investment company. The Company operates as a specialty finance company. The Company’s investment objective is to maximize its portfolio’s total return by generating current income from its debt investments while seeking to preserve its capital.

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