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BCSF Bain Capital Specialty Finance PE ratio, current and historical analysis

As of Jun 18, 2024, the Bain Capital Specialty Finance stock's PE ratio is 8.18. This results from the current EPS of $2 and stock price of $16.36. The P/E ratio has an increase of 6% from the past four quarters average of 7.7.

BCSF PE ratio history

How has BCSF's PE ratio performed in the past

The PE ratio of Bain Capital Specialty Finance has averaged 14.23 over the last six years. The current PE ratio of 8.18 is 43% below the historical average. Over the past six years, BCSF's PE ratio was at its highest in the Dec 2020 quarter at 86.64, when the stock price was $12.13 and the EPS was $0.14. The lowest value was in the Jun 2021 quarter, when it reached 5.8 with a price of $15.3 and an EPS of $2.64.

Average
14.23
Median
8.18
Minimum
5.8
Maximum
86.64

Bain Capital Specialty Finance PE ratio by year

Maximum annual increase: 733.08% in 2020

Maximum annual decrease: -90.56% in 2021

Year PE ratio Change
2023 7.89 8.08%
2022 7.3 -10.76%
2021 8.18 -90.56%
2020 86.64 733.08%
2019 10.4 -57.2%
2018 24.3 N/A
2017 N/A N/A
2016 N/A N/A

BCSF average PE ratio chart

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

BCSF's current P/E ratio is above the 3-year historical average, but it is below the 5-year average.

3-year avg
7.75
5-year avg
13.4
10-year avg
N/A
15-year avg
N/A

BCSF PE vs peers

What is BCSF's PE ratio compared to its peers

BCSF's PE ratio is lower than its peer stocks OWL and PAX.

Stock name PE ratio Market cap
BCSF Bain Capital Specialty Finance Inc 8.18 $1.06B
PAX Patria Investments Ltd 15.18 $1.8B
OWL Blue Owl Capital Inc 117.93 $25.28B

Frequently asked questions

What is Bain Capital Specialty Finance's PE ratio?

The price to earnings ratio for BCSF stock is 8.18 as of Jun 18, 2024.

What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Bain Capital Specialty Finance (BCSF)?

The average PE ratio for BCSF stock over the past 3 years is 7.75.

What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Bain Capital Specialty Finance (BCSF)?

The average PE ratio for BCSF stock over the past 5 years is 13.4.

What is the highest PE ratio for BCSF?

The highest quarterly PE ratio in the last six years has been 86.64 and it was in the Dec 2020 quarter.

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

BCSF's price to earnings ratio is currently 43% below its 6-year historical average.

Why is Bain Capital Specialty Finance's PE ratio so low?

A company with a lower PE ratio may indicate that the market has lower growth expectations for the company's future earnings.

How is BCSF's PE ratio calculated (Bain Capital Specialty Finance PE ratio formula)?

The PE ratio is calculated by dividing the most recent price of a stock by its trailing twelve months EPS. As of today (Jun 18, 2024), Bain Capital Specialty Finance's stock price is $16.36. The earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $2. Therefore, Bain Capital Specialty Finance's P/E ratio for today is 8.18. PE RATIO(8.18) = STOCK PRICE($16.36) / TTM EPS($2)

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