Ares Capital (ARCC)

Ares Capital (ARCC) From Adrian Day’s Global Analyst Ares Capital (ARCC), the high-yielding Business Development Company I recommended for my 2016 pick, is up from the beginning of the year though it has declined from its May highs. The reason is straightforward: in mid-May, agreed...
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Is it Time to Buy this High-Yielding BDC?

In recent news, Business Development Company (BDC) Ares Capital (ARCC) announced a $3.4 million deal to acquire investment firm American Capital (ACAS). After American Capital ditches American Capital Mortgage Management (in a $562 million sale to American Capital Agency), the combined firm will investments...
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GSV Capital (GSVC)

Our first recommendation is a business development company that focuses on growth capital investments in late stage venture-backed private companies. Our second is a sale of a previous recommendation. GSV Capital (GSVC) From Ian Wyatt’s Million Dollar Portfolio In 1999, a man named Norman Augustine—who as...
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Main Street Capital Corporation (MAIN)

This business development company serves small and middle market businesses. Its shares currently yield 6.3%, paid monthly. Main Street Capital Corporation (MAIN) from Dividend Lab Main Street Capital Corporation (MAIN) approved a $0.17 per share monthly dividend for October, November and December, a 3% increase from July-August-...
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Gladstone Investment (GAIN)

This high-yield Business Development Company recently beat estimates by a penny and has a current dividend yield of 8.6%, with dividends paid monthly. Gladstone Investment (GAIN 7) from Adrian Day’s Global Analyst The Business Development Companies (BDCs) have been hurt by their expulsion from popular indices. will...
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American Capital (ACAS)

A possible spin-off, supported by a termination of the stock buyback program, and an SEC rule requiring an index change, have combined to price this BDC at a discount. American Capital (ACAS) from Adrian Day’s Global Analyst American Capital (ACAS) announced it would suspend indefinitely its program...
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Hercules Tech Growth (HTGC)

This private equity, venture capital and venture debt firm is on the move, handily beating Wall Street’s estimates for the fourth quarter and full year. The company has a dividend yield of 8.5%, paid quarterly. Hercules Tech Growth (HTGC) from The Kelly Letter Our Tier 3 to...
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