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Syndicated Bank Loan Market Summary - Week Ending 12/22/17

Michael Pellerito, December 26, 2017

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Solve has aggregated and organized key trends derived from observable loan price data for the period between Friday, December 15th - Friday, December 22nd.  In the tables and charts below, you'll find:

  1. Top 10 Loan Price Winners
  2. Top 10 Loan Price Losers
  3. Average Bid Price (By industry sector)
  4. Market Sentiment
  5. Top Quote Volume Movers
  6. Most Quoted Loans
  7. Bid and Offer Volume
  8. Bid Offer Spread  (By industry sector)

 

TOP 10 WINNERS
Rank Loan Chg Price Price - 1W
1 AMPLIFY SNACK BRANDS TL 3.53% 100.31 96.89
2 PETSMART TL B 3.20% 79.76 77.29
3 SWISSPORT INVESTMENTS SA EUR TL 2.35% 98.92 96.65
4 CROSBY TL 1.34% 97.39 96.10
5 WALTER INVESTMENT TL 1.30% 95.22 94.00
6 LIBBEY GLASS TL B 1.26% 95.79 94.59
7 BELK TL B 1.01% 81.40 80.59
8 CONCORDIA HEALTHCARE TL 0.92% 81.74 81.00
9 EPIC HEALTH TL 0.73% 97.45 96.75
10 SOUTHEAST POWERGEN LLC TL B 0.71% 95.71 95.04
  • Showcases the top 10 loan "winners" based on the largest bid price increases for the period between 12/15/17 - 12/22/17
TOP 10 LOSERS
Rank Loan Chg Price Price - 1W
1 COMMERCIAL BARGE TL -2.67% 56.70 58.26 
2 ASCENA RETAIL TL B -2.33% 82.35 84.32
3 LANTHEUS MEDICAL IMAGING TL B -2.04% 98.62 100.67
4 CALIFORNIA PIZZA TL -1.16% 97.75 98.90
5 ALBANY MOLECULAR RESH INC 2ND LIEN TL -0.92% 97.33 98.24
6 REVLON GROUP INC TL B -0.91% 74.34 75.03
7 CPI CARD GROUP TL B -0.90% 72.34 73.00
8 MURRAY ENERGY TL B3 -0.87% 87.76 88.53
9 STRATEGIC MATERIALS 2ND LIEN TL -0.71% 100.02 100.73
10 AMWINS 2ND LIEN TL -0.66% 100.54 101.21
  • Showcases the top 10 loan "losers" based on the largest bid price decreases for the period between  12/15/17 - 12/22/17
 
 Average Bid PX By Sector.png
 
  • Displays the average loan bid price by sector for the period between 12/15/17 - 12/22/17
    • Results are based on 5 select industry sectors, however, we offer data across 36 sectors
  
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  • Reveals the percent of loans increasing in price (advancers) vs. loans decreasing in price (decliners) for the period between 12/15/17 - 12/22/17
TOP QUOTE VOLUME MOVERS: THIS WEEK vs LAST WEEK
RANK TRANCHE

PRIOR WEEK

THIS WEEK

INCREASE % INCREASE
1 INTELSAT TL B4 0 38 38 N/A
2 INTELSAT TL B5 0 38 38 N/A
3 GRANITE ACQUISITION TL B 0 31 31 N/A
4 HANESBRANDS TL B 0 20 20 N/A
5 EMI GROUP TL B 16 36 20 125%
6 AMERICAN AIRLINES TL B 14 31 17 121%
7 IGLO FOODS TL B 10 22 12 120%
8 TCW TL B 0 12 12 0%
9 MICROSEMI TL A 4 14 10 250%
10 COMMUNICATIONS S&L TL B 18 28 10 56%
  • Exhibits the loans with the largest increase in quote volume for the week ending 12/15/17 vs. the week ending 12/22/17
MOST QUOTED LOANS
RANK TRANCHE DEALERS
1 GNC TL B 10
2 SERTA SIMMONS TL 10
3 REXNORD TL B 9
4 CHANGE HEALTHCARE TL B 9
5 VERISURE EUR TL B 9
6 PQ CORP TL B 9
7 SKILLSOFT EXT TL 8
8 EXPRO HOLDINGS TL B 8
9 VERTAFORE, INC. TL 8
10 DYNEGY TL C 8
  • Ranks the loans that were quoted by the highest number of dealers for the period between 12/15/17 - 12/22/17

 

Bid and Offer Volume.png

  • Reveals the total number of quotes by bid and offer for the period between 12/15/17 - 12/22/17

 

Sector Bid Offer Spread.png

  • Displays the bid-offer spread by sector between 12/15/17 - 12/22/17
    • Results are based on 5 select industry sectors, however, we offer data across 36 sectors

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