Head-To-Head Comparison: CHURCHILL CAP C/SH (CCC) vs. Bain Capital Specialty Finance (BCSF)

CHURCHILL CAP C/SH (NYSE:CCC) and Bain Capital Specialty Finance (NYSE:BCSF) are both small-cap unclassified companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, dividends and earnings.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

41.1% of CHURCHILL CAP C/SH shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 7.2% of Bain Capital Specialty Finance shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.3% of CHURCHILL CAP C/SH shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.2% of Bain Capital Specialty Finance shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares CHURCHILL CAP C/SH and Bain Capital Specialty Finance’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
CHURCHILL CAP C/SH N/A N/A N/A
Bain Capital Specialty Finance 26.82% 6.87% 3.98%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for CHURCHILL CAP C/SH and Bain Capital Specialty Finance, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
CHURCHILL CAP C/SH 0 0 0 0 N/A
Bain Capital Specialty Finance 0 2 3 0 2.60

Bain Capital Specialty Finance has a consensus target price of $20.25, suggesting a potential upside of 0.75%. Given Bain Capital Specialty Finance’s higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Bain Capital Specialty Finance is more favorable than CHURCHILL CAP C/SH.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares CHURCHILL CAP C/SH and Bain Capital Specialty Finance’s gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
CHURCHILL CAP C/SH N/A N/A $1.24 million N/A N/A
Bain Capital Specialty Finance $99.29 million 10.42 $26.65 million $1.45 13.86

Bain Capital Specialty Finance has higher revenue and earnings than CHURCHILL CAP C/SH.

Dividends

Bain Capital Specialty Finance pays an annual dividend of $1.64 per share and has a dividend yield of 8.2%. CHURCHILL CAP C/SH does not pay a dividend. Bain Capital Specialty Finance pays out 113.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future.

Summary

Bain Capital Specialty Finance beats CHURCHILL CAP C/SH on 8 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.

About CHURCHILL CAP C/SH

Churchill Capital Corp focuses on merger, capital stock exchange, asset acquisition, stock purchase, reorganization, or similar business combination with one or more businesses. The company was incorporated in 2018 and is based in New York, New York.

About Bain Capital Specialty Finance

Bain Capital Specialty Finance, Inc. operates as a business development company (BDC) specializing in direct loans to middle-market companies. The fund seeks to invest in senior investments with a first or second lien on collateral, senior first lien, stretch senior, senior second lien, unitranche, mezzanine debt, junior securities, other junior investments, and secondary purchases of assets or portfolios that primarily consist of middle-market corporate debt. It typically invests in companies with EBITDA between $10 million and $150 million.

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