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How to buy FS KKR Capital CorpII stock

Own FS KKR Capital CorpII stock in just a few minutes.

FS KKR Capital Corp. II is an asset management business based in the US. FS KKR Capital CorpII shares (FSKR) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy shares in FS KKR Capital CorpII

  1. Compare share trading platforms. If you're a beginner, look for a platform with low commissions, expert ratings and investment tools to track your portfolio. Narrow down top brands with our comparison table.
  2. Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and bank information. Fund your account with a bank transfer, credit card or debit card.
  3. Search for FS KKR Capital CorpII. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: FSKR. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
  4. Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until FS KKR Capital CorpII reaches your desired price. To spread out your purchase, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
  5. Decide on how many to buy. Weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimize risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of FS KKR Capital CorpII, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of FS KKR Capital CorpII. Optimize your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.

FS KKR Capital CorpII share price

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FS KKR Capital CorpII shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-04-15.
52-week rangeUSD$10.5666 - USD$20.9
50-day moving average USD$19.5697
200-day moving average USD$17.2007
Wall St. target priceUSD$19.75
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield USD$2.2 (10.84%)
Earnings per share (TTM) USD$-0.9776

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FS KKR Capital CorpII financials

Revenue TTM USD$731 million
Operating margin TTM 66.89%
Gross profit TTM USD$731 million
Return on assets TTM 3.49%
Return on equity TTM -8.12%
Profit margin -51.44%
Book value N/A
Market capitalisation USD$3.4 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting FS KKR Capital CorpII shares

There are currently 284,490 FS KKR Capital CorpII shares held short by investors – that's known as FS KKR Capital CorpII's "short interest". This figure is 23.1% up from 231,093 last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting FS KKR Capital CorpII shares can be evaluated.

FS KKR Capital CorpII's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

FS KKR Capital CorpII's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of FS KKR Capital CorpII shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of FS KKR Capital CorpII shares traded daily (recently around 646568.18181818). FS KKR Capital CorpII's SIR currently stands at 0.44. In other words for every 100,000 FS KKR Capital CorpII shares traded daily on the market, roughly 440 shares are currently held short.

However FS KKR Capital CorpII's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of FS KKR Capital CorpII shares, or, against the total number of tradable FS KKR Capital CorpII shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case FS KKR Capital CorpII's short interest could be expressed as 0% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 FS KKR Capital CorpII shares in existence, roughly 0 shares are currently held short) or 0.0017% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable FS KKR Capital CorpII shares, roughly 2 shares are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against FS KKR Capital CorpII.

Find out more about how you can short FS KKR Capital CorpII stock.

FS KKR Capital CorpII share dividends

1%

Dividend payout ratio: 1.06% of net profits

Recently FS KKR Capital CorpII has paid out, on average, around 1.06% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 10.84% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), FS KKR Capital CorpII shareholders could enjoy a 10.84% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In FS KKR Capital CorpII's case, that would currently equate to about $2.2 per share.

While FS KKR Capital CorpII's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that FS KKR Capital CorpII is investing more in its future growth.

FS KKR Capital CorpII's most recent dividend payout was on 1 April 2021. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 15 March 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").

FS KKR Capital CorpII overview

FS KKR Capital Corp. II, formerly known as FS Investment Corp II, is a business development company specializing in investments in floating rate, senior secured loans-first lien and second line, senior secured bonds, subordinated debt, collateralized securities, corporate bonds, debt securities, equity such as warrants or options in middle market private companies. The fund does not intend to invest to any significant degree in start-up companies, turnaround situations or companies with speculative business plans. It seeks to invest in various sectors such as consumer services, energy, capital goods, software and services, telecommunication services, consumer durables and apparel, diversified financials, materials, automobiles and components, commercial and professional services, media, technology hardware and equipment, health care equipment and services, insurance, retailing, transportation, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, and life sciences, food and staples retailing, food, beverage, and tobacco, household and personal products, real estate, and utilities. The fund seeks to invest in private companies based in the United States. It also invests in non-U. S.

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