BlackRock TCP Capital Corp. (TCPC) Analysts See $0.40 EPS; Scientific Games (SGMS) Covered By 1 Bulls

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Among 2 analysts covering Scientific Games (NASDAQ:SGMS), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Scientific Games had 2 analyst reports since October 2, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. Jefferies downgraded it to “Hold” rating and $22 target in Friday, November 16 report. See Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ:SGMS) latest ratings:

16/11/2018 Broker: Jefferies Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Hold New Target: $22 Downgrade
02/10/2018 Broker: SunTrust Rating: Buy New Target: $36 Initiates Coverage On

Analysts expect BlackRock TCP Capital Corp. (NASDAQ:TCPC) to report $0.40 EPS on February, 26.They anticipate $0.10 EPS change or 20.00% from last quarter’s $0.5 EPS. TCPC’s profit would be $23.51M giving it 9.06 P/E if the $0.40 EPS is correct. After having $0.42 EPS previously, BlackRock TCP Capital Corp.’s analysts see -4.76% EPS growth. The stock increased 0.69% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $14.5. About 362,553 shares traded or 4.25% up from the average. BlackRock TCP Capital Corp. (NASDAQ:TCPC) has declined 10.53% since February 14, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 10.53% the S&P500. Some Historical TCPC News: 17/04/2018 – BlackRock, Inc. to Acquire Private Credit Manager Tennenbaum Capital Partners; 09/05/2018 – TCP Capital 1Q Net Investment Income 37c Per Share; 09/05/2018 – TCP Capital: Total Assets $1,665.6 Million as of March 31; 09/05/2018 – TCP Capital 1Q EPS 46c; 09/05/2018 – TCP Capital: Net Assets Applicable to Common Shareholders $876.6 Million as of March 31; 09/05/2018 – TCP CAPITAL 1Q NAV/SHR $14.90; 09/05/2018 – TCP CAPITAL 1Q INVESTMENT EPS 37C, EST. 39C; 02/05/2018 – Wells Fargo Advisors LLC Exits Position in TCP Capital; 20/04/2018 – DJ TCP CAPITAL CORP COM, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (TCPC); 09/05/2018 – TCP Capital: 1Q Total Investment Income $44.2 Million, or 75c Per Share

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.04 in 2018 Q3. Its down 0.23, from 1.27 in 2018Q2. It dived, as 46 investors sold Scientific Games Corporation shares while 39 reduced holdings. 23 funds opened positions while 65 raised stakes. 53.49 million shares or 4.52% less from 56.03 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Metropolitan Life Co invested 0.01% in Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ:SGMS). Ing Groep Nv holds 0% in Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ:SGMS) or 8,386 shares. Hbk Investments Lp has 0% invested in Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ:SGMS). Aperio Limited Liability Com has 18,987 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Ny State Teachers Retirement Systems holds 0.01% or 101,898 shares. Penn Cap Management Communication Inc has invested 0.79% in Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ:SGMS). 95,019 are held by Engineers Gate Manager L P. Oregon Employees Retirement Fund has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ:SGMS). Point72 Asset Mgmt Limited Partnership holds 0% or 24,900 shares. Fmr Ltd Liability Corporation, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 2.45M shares. The Washington-based Parametric Ltd has invested 0% in Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ:SGMS). New York-based Amer Incorporated has invested 0.01% in Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ:SGMS). California Pub Employees Retirement Systems has invested 0% of its portfolio in Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ:SGMS). Wealthtrust reported 0% of its portfolio in Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ:SGMS). Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Incorporated holds 19,108 shares.

The stock increased 1.63% or $0.41 during the last trading session, reaching $25.59. About 1.22 million shares traded. Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ:SGMS) has declined 68.37% since February 14, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 68.37% the S&P500. Some Historical SGMS News: 02/05/2018 – SCIENTIFIC GAMES: CURRENT CEO SHEEHAN TO REMAIN AS SR ADVISOR; 02/05/2018 – Scientific Games Announces Barry Cottle as New Pres and CEO; 10/05/2018 – Scientific Games Showcases World’s Best Gaming Experiences at Global Gaming Expo Asia 2018 May 15-17 in Macau; 20/03/2018 – SCIENTIFIC GAMES -CONTRACT FROM LOTTO RHEINLAND-PFALZ GMBH TO PROVIDE LOTTERY INSTANT GAMES, COOPERATIVE SERVICES PROGRAM FOR INSTANT GAME MANAGEMENT; 17/04/2018 – Scientific Games Launches Online Sports Betting Platform For Szerencsejáték Zrt., Hungary’s State-Owned Lottery And Largest G; 08/05/2018 – Inspired Announces Ground-Breaking Virtual Sports Offering With Pennsylvania Lottery And Scientific Games; 02/05/2018 – Scientific Games 1Q Rev $811.8M; 19/04/2018 – Scientific Games Launches Expanded Sports Betting Platform For Swisslos; 03/04/2018 – Symphony Solutions Announces Partnership with Scientific Games Digital; 12/04/2018 – Scientific Games to Showcase Latest Innovation, Technology and Enhanced Digital Offering at NIGA 2018

Since August 15, 2018, it had 5 insider purchases, and 0 sales for $21.08 million activity. 200,000 Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ:SGMS) shares with value of $3.13M were bought by PERELMAN RONALD O. SCHWARTZ BARRY F also bought $151,750 worth of Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ:SGMS) shares.

More notable recent Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ:SGMS) news were published by: which released: “Notable Tuesday Option Activity: ADSK, WAB, SGMS – Nasdaq” on January 22, 2019, also with their article: “New Research: Key Drivers of Growth for Cronos Group, Scientific Games, FireEye, EnLink Midstream, Cardtronics, and American Renal Associates — Factors of Influence, Major Initiatives and Sustained Production – Nasdaq” published on January 30, 2019, published: “Scientific Games and Princess Cruises Award Grand Prize in $200000 Monopoly Cruise For Cash Promotion –” on January 31, 2019. More interesting news about Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ:SGMS) were released by: and their article: “Why Shares of Scientific Games Corporation (SGMS) Dropped in October – Nasdaq” published on November 08, 2018 as well as‘s news article titled: “Why Is Scientific Games (SGMS) Down 37% Since Last Earnings Report? – Nasdaq” with publication date: December 08, 2018.

Scientific Games Corporation develops technology services and products, and associated content for the gaming, lottery, and interactive gaming industries worldwide. The company has market cap of $2.35 billion. The Company’s Gaming segment sells new and used gaming machines, electronic table systems, video lottery terminals , conversion game kits, and spare parts; and slot, casino, and table-management systems, as well as leases VLTs and electronic table games. It currently has negative earnings. This segment also sells and leases table products, such as shufflers; licenses proprietary table games; and provides installation and support services of casino management systems, including ongoing hardware maintenance and software upgrade services.

Since November 16, 2018, it had 10 insider buys, and 0 selling transactions for $549,188 activity. Williams Karyn Leigh bought 725 shares worth $10,032. Davis Paul L had bought 4,000 shares worth $55,568 on Friday, November 16. $129,200 worth of BlackRock TCP Capital Corp. (NASDAQ:TCPC) was bought by Vig Rajneesh. DRAUT ERIC JOHN bought $12,960 worth of stock. 5,000 BlackRock TCP Capital Corp. (NASDAQ:TCPC) shares with value of $69,428 were bought by LEVKOWITZ HOWARD. On Friday, November 30 the insider CORBET KATHLEEN A bought $43,080.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0 in 2018 Q3. Its down 1.36, from 1.36 in 2018Q2. It fall, as 72 investors sold BlackRock TCP Capital Corp. shares while 1 reduced holdings. 0 funds opened positions while 0 raised stakes. 78,852 shares or 99.67% less from 23.90 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Macquarie Group Inc Ltd accumulated 2,306 shares. Lubar & Inc invested 1.34% in BlackRock TCP Capital Corp. (NASDAQ:TCPC).

BlackRock TCP Capital Corp. is a business development firm specializing in direct equity and debt investments in middle-market, senior secured loans, junior loans, originated loans, mezzanine, senior debt instruments, bonds, and secondary-market investments. The company has market cap of $852.23 million. It seeks to invest in the United States. It has a 14.19 P/E ratio. The fund typically invests between $10 million and $35 million in companies with enterprise values between $100 million and $1500 million.

More notable recent BlackRock TCP Capital Corp. (NASDAQ:TCPC) news were published by: which released: “Ares Capital (ARCC) Stock Gains 2.8% on Q4 Earnings Beat – Nasdaq” on February 13, 2019, also with their article: “BlackRock TCP Capital Corp. Schedules Earnings Release and Conference Call for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year Ended December 31, 2018 – PRNewswire” published on January 23, 2019, published: “I Recently Purchased This 10% Yielding BDC – Seeking Alpha” on June 28, 2018. More interesting news about BlackRock TCP Capital Corp. (NASDAQ:TCPC) were released by: and their article: “This Stable 10.1% Yielding BDC Is A Strong Buy At These Levels – Seeking Alpha” published on October 04, 2018 as well as‘s news article titled: “TCP Capital 2018 Q2 – Results – Earnings Call Slides – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: August 09, 2018.

Among 2 analysts covering TCP Capital (NASDAQ:TCPC), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. TCP Capital had 2 analyst reports since August 28, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. Wells Fargo maintained BlackRock TCP Capital Corp. (NASDAQ:TCPC) rating on Thursday, October 4. Wells Fargo has “Outperform” rating and $16 target. The firm has “Market Outperform” rating by JMP Securities given on Tuesday, August 28.

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