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OCSL Oaktree Specialty Lending PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As of Feb 23, 2024, the Oaktree Specialty Lending stock's P/E ratio is 13.17. This takes into account the latest EPS of $1.53 and stock price of $20.15. The PE ratio has decreased by 75% from its last 4 quarters average of 53.1.

OCSL PE ratio history

How has OCSL's PE ratio performed in the past

The PE ratio of Oaktree Specialty Lending has averaged 32.48 over the last ten years. The current price-to-earnings ratio of 13.17 is 59% less than the historical average. Analyzing the last ten years, OCSL's PE ratio reached its highest point in the Dec 2022 quarter at 343.5, when the price was $20.61 and the EPS was $0.06. The lowest point was recorded in the Mar 2021 quarter, when it reached 2.57 with a price of $18.6 and an EPS of $7.23.


Oaktree Specialty Lending PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 678.01% in 2022

Maximum annual decrease: -72.12% in 2021

Year PE ratio Change
2023 12.34 -67.09%
2022 37.5 678.01%
2021 4.82 -72.12%
2020 17.29 197.08%
2019 5.82 -61.28%
2018 15.03 N/A
2017 N/A N/A
2016 N/A N/A
2015 61.7 430.98%
2014 11.62 3.94%

OCSL average PE ratio chart

What is the average PE ratio of OCSL for the past years

OCSL's current PE ratio is under its 3, 5 and 10-year averages.

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OCSL PE vs peers

What is OCSL's PE ratio compared to its peers

When compared to its peer stock OXSQ, OCSL's PE ratio is lower.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
OCSL Oaktree Specialty Lending Corp 13.05 $1.58B
OXSQ Oxford Square Capital Corp 154.5 $179.62M
ORC Orchid Island Capital Inc N/A $436.33M

Frequently asked questions

What is Oaktree Specialty Lending's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for OCSL stock is 13.17 as of Feb 23, 2024.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Oaktree Specialty Lending (OCSL)?

Over the last 3 years, the average PE ratio for OCSL stock is 53.75.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Oaktree Specialty Lending (OCSL)?

Over the last 5 years, the average PE ratio for OCSL stock is 38.55.

What is the highest PE ratio for OCSL?

The highest quarterly PE ratio in the last ten years has been 343.5 and it was in the Dec 2022 quarter.

How does the current PE ratio for OCSL compare to its historical average?

OCSL's price to earnings ratio is currently 59% below its 10-year historical average.

How is OCSL's PE ratio calculated (Oaktree Specialty Lending PE ratio formula)?

The P/E ratio is calculated by dividing the latest price of a stock by its trailing twelve months EPS. As of today (Feb 23, 2024), Oaktree Specialty Lending's share price is $20.15. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Dec 2023 is $1.53. Therefore, Oaktree Specialty Lending's price to earnings ratio for today is 13.17. PE RATIO(13.17) = STOCK PRICE($20.15) / TTM EPS($1.53)

All PE ratio stats are based on quarterly TTM periods, unless otherwise specified.