Barings BDC Inc (NYSE:BBDC) insider Barings Llc acquired 24,326 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, January 11th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $9.70 per share, for a total transaction of $235,962.20. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link.

Barings Llc also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Wednesday, January 9th, Barings Llc acquired 53,800 shares of Barings BDC stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $9.73 per share, for a total transaction of $523,474.00.
  • On Monday, January 7th, Barings Llc acquired 73,000 shares of Barings BDC stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $9.77 per share, for a total transaction of $713,210.00.
  • On Friday, January 4th, Barings Llc acquired 73,400 shares of Barings BDC stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $9.47 per share, for a total transaction of $695,098.00.
  • On Wednesday, January 2nd, Barings Llc acquired 48,461 shares of Barings BDC stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $9.21 per share, for a total transaction of $446,325.81.
  • On Monday, December 31st, Barings Llc acquired 73,400 shares of Barings BDC stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $9.03 per share, for a total transaction of $662,802.00.
  • On Friday, December 28th, Barings Llc acquired 78,100 shares of Barings BDC stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $9.09 per share, for a total transaction of $709,929.00.
  • On Wednesday, December 26th, Barings Llc acquired 63,700 shares of Barings BDC stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $8.96 per share, for a total transaction of $570,752.00.
  • On Monday, December 24th, Barings Llc purchased 48,600 shares of Barings BDC stock. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $8.85 per share, for a total transaction of $430,110.00.
  • On Friday, December 21st, Barings Llc purchased 68,600 shares of Barings BDC stock. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $8.94 per share, for a total transaction of $613,284.00.
  • On Wednesday, December 19th, Barings Llc purchased 68,600 shares of Barings BDC stock. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $9.16 per share, for a total transaction of $628,376.00.

Shares of BBDC traded up $0.03 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $9.67. 140,611 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 203,313. Barings BDC Inc has a 52 week low of $8.70 and a 52 week high of $12.40. The company has a current ratio of 224.44, a quick ratio of 224.44 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.25. The company has a market capitalization of $492.33 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 6.24 and a beta of 0.75.

Barings BDC (NYSE:BBDC) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 8th. The company reported ($0.59) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.04 by ($0.63). Barings BDC had a positive return on equity of 1.51% and a negative net margin of 50.26%. The firm had revenue of $12.07 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $8.27 million. On average, equities research analysts predict that Barings BDC Inc will post 0.66 EPS for the current year.

A number of equities analysts have recently issued reports on the company. Zacks Investment Research raised Barings BDC from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, November 13th. ValuEngine raised Barings BDC from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, November 12th. National Securities reissued a “neutral” rating and set a $13.00 price target on shares of Barings BDC in a research report on Tuesday, November 13th. Finally, TheStreet downgraded Barings BDC from a “c-” rating to a “d+” rating in a research report on Thursday, November 29th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $13.00.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Bulldog Investors LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Barings BDC during the 3rd quarter worth $7,928,000. Legal & General Group Plc purchased a new stake in shares of Barings BDC during the 3rd quarter worth $1,860,000. Finally, BW Gestao de Investimentos Ltda. purchased a new stake in shares of Barings BDC during the 3rd quarter worth $451,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 59.25% of the company’s stock.

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Barings BDC Company Profile

Barings BDC, Inc (NYSE:BBDC) is a business development company specializing in private equity and mezzanine investments. It focuses on leveraged buyouts, management buyouts, ESOPs, change of control transactions, acquisition financings, growth financing, and recapitalizations in lower middle market, mature, and later stage companies.

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