American Capital Company Profile (NASDAQ:ACAS)

About American Capital

American Capital logoAmerican Capital, Ltd. (American Capital) is a global asset manager and private equity firm. American Capital, both directly and through its asset management business, originates, underwrites and manages investments in middle market private equity, leveraged finance, real estate, energy and structured products. It primarily invests in senior and mezzanine debt and equity in buyouts of private companies sponsored by the Company (American Capital One Stop Buyouts) or sponsored by other private equity funds and provide capital directly to early-stage and mature private and small public companies (Sponsor Finance and Other Investments). It also invests in first and second lien floating rate loans to the United States-based companies (Senior Floating Rate Loans or SFRL) and structured finance investments (Structured Products), including collateralized loan obligation (CLO) securities and commercial mortgages, and commercial mortgage backed securities (CMBS).

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Asset Management
  • Sub-Industry: Asset Management & Custody Banks
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: ACAS
  • CUSIP: 02503Y10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $16.67
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $16.39
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $15.49
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.51
  • P/E Growth: 2.24
  • Market Cap: $3.59B
  • Outstanding Shares: 215,451,000
  • Beta: 1.29
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for American Capital (NASDAQ:ACAS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.60)
Consensus Price Target: $17.38 (4.17% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for American Capital (NASDAQ:ACAS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/4/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$17.50View Rating Details
5/16/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/17/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
2/17/2016Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$18.00View Rating Details
12/8/2015Compass PointLower Price TargetBuy$19.00 -> $18.00View Rating Details
7/1/2015BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$16.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/28/2014 forward)


Earnings History for American Capital (NASDAQ:ACAS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/3/2016Q2$0.24$0.47$125.19 million$142.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2016Q1$0.28$0.40$131.08 million$162.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2016Q4$0.24$0.24$166.10 million$173.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$0.25$0.40$171.43 million$176.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q215$0.23$0.24$158.70 million$168.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115$0.20$0.18$143.35 million$154.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q414$0.17$0.21$119.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$0.17$0.24$111.10 million$129.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$0.18$0.15$106.88 million$100.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q114$0.22$0.25$123.40 million$84.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2014Q413$0.24$0.14$136.14 million$118.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q313$0.23$0.08$134.63 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2013Q2 2013$0.23$0.16$133.74 million$130.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q1 2013$0.28$0.14$146.23 million$133.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2013Q4 2012$0.26$0.26$147.77 million$180.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2012Q312$0.23$0.22$141.65 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012$0.19$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2012$0.19$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2012$0.20$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011$0.19$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2011$0.20$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2011$0.18$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2011$0.17$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for American Capital (NASDAQ:ACAS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.22 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.01 EPS


Dividend History for American Capital (NASDAQ:ACAS)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for American Capital (NASDAQ:ACAS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/28/2016Mark Wayne LindseySVPSell628$16.43$10,318.04View SEC Filing  
5/11/2016Brian GraffInsiderSell1,350$16.01$21,613.50View SEC Filing  
5/11/2016Thomas MchaleEVPSell9,631$15.92$153,325.52View SEC Filing  
4/26/2016Gordon ObrienInsiderSell1,264$15.73$19,882.72View SEC Filing  
4/26/2016John R EricksonCFOSell1,314$15.73$20,669.22View SEC Filing  
4/12/2016Brian GraffInsiderSell1,350$15.59$21,046.50View SEC Filing  
4/12/2016John R EricksonCFOSell55,043$15.54$855,368.22View SEC Filing  
3/15/2016Gordon ObrienInsiderSell59,128$14.26$843,165.28View SEC Filing  
3/2/2016John R EricksonCFOSell6,406$13.90$89,043.40View SEC Filing  
1/19/2016Brian GraffInsiderSell1,357$13.62$18,482.34View SEC Filing  
1/12/2016Gordon ObrienInsiderSell23,409$14.15$331,237.35View SEC Filing  
12/16/2015Brian GraffInsiderSell1,543$14.04$21,663.72View SEC Filing  
12/11/2015Richards DavidDirectorBuy3,300$13.88$45,804.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2015Philip R HarperDirectorSell70,000$15.31$1,071,700.00View SEC Filing  
11/30/2015Brian GraffInsiderSell1,351$15.61$21,089.11View SEC Filing  
11/27/2015Richards DavidDirectorBuy10,000$15.50$155,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2015Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell1,013$14.25$14,435.25View SEC Filing  
10/13/2015Brian GraffInsiderSell1,350$12.52$16,902.00View SEC Filing  
10/13/2015Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell2,187$12.52$27,381.24View SEC Filing  
9/11/2015Brian GraffinsiderSell8,957$13.64$122,173.48View SEC Filing  
9/11/2015Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell1,013$13.51$13,685.63View SEC Filing  
9/1/2015Brian GraffInsiderSell1,543$13.64$21,046.52View SEC Filing  
8/27/2015Kenneth D. Peterson, Jr.DirectorSell37,750$13.70$517,175.00View SEC Filing  
7/13/2015Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell1,013$13.64$13,817.32View SEC Filing  
6/29/2015Brian GraffInsiderSell5,221$13.60$71,005.60View SEC Filing  
5/12/2015Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell1,377$13.91$19,154.07View SEC Filing  
4/28/2015Brian GraffInsiderSell1,242$15.10$18,754.20View SEC Filing  
4/28/2015John R EricksonCFOSell1,314$15.10$19,841.40View SEC Filing  
4/20/2015Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell200,000$15.25$3,050,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/13/2015John R EricksonCFOSell19,520$14.96$292,019.20View SEC Filing  
4/13/2015Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell8,515$15.02$127,895.30View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015Mary C BaskinDirectorSell13,750$14.68$201,850.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2015Philip R HarperDirectorSell39,391$14.65$577,078.15View SEC Filing  
3/12/2015Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell207,351$14.72$3,052,206.72View SEC Filing  
3/10/2015Kenneth D Peterson JrDirectorSell20,600$14.80$304,880.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2015Kristen L ManosDirectorBuy5,000$14.85$74,250.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2015Brian GraffInsiderSell1,351$14.57$19,684.07View SEC Filing  
2/18/2015Brian GraffInsiderSell1,085$14.62$15,862.70View SEC Filing  
1/28/2015Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell239$14.52$3,470.28View SEC Filing  
1/26/2015John R EricksonCFOSell14,415$14.41$207,720.15View SEC Filing  
1/23/2015John R EricksonCFOSell51,944$14.42$749,032.48View SEC Filing  
1/22/2015John R EricksonCFOSell46,882$14.37$673,694.34View SEC Filing  
1/20/2015John R EricksonCFOSell42,654$14.25$607,819.50View SEC Filing  
1/16/2015Brian GraffInsiderSell71$14.10$1,001.10View SEC Filing  
1/15/2015John R EricksonCFOSell67,137$14.14$949,317.18View SEC Filing  
1/13/2015John R EricksonCFOSell48,944$14.67$718,008.48View SEC Filing  
1/13/2015Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell2,237$14.77$33,040.49View SEC Filing  
1/12/2015John R EricksonCFOSell23,229$14.71$341,698.59View SEC Filing  
1/8/2015John R EricksonCFOSell83,280$14.84$1,235,875.20View SEC Filing  
1/6/2015John R EricksonCFOSell63,755$14.40$918,072.00View SEC Filing  
12/16/2014Brian GraffSVPSell1,543$14.05$21,679.15View SEC Filing  
12/11/2014Brian GraffSVPSell3,575$14.62$52,266.50View SEC Filing  
11/12/2014Gordon ObrienInsiderSell201,086$15.65$3,146,995.90View SEC Filing  
11/12/2014John R EricksonCFOSell8,228$15.37$126,464.36View SEC Filing  
11/12/2014Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell7,975$15.36$122,496.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2014Gordon ObrienInsiderSell50,000$15.55$777,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2014Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell1,013$15.55$15,752.15View SEC Filing  
11/10/2014Gordon ObrienInsiderSell44,424$15.60$693,014.40View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014Gordon ObrienInsiderSell80,000$15.82$1,265,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014Brian GraffSVPSell7,373$16.10$118,705.30View SEC Filing  
10/13/2014Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell2,187$13.82$30,224.34View SEC Filing  
9/29/2014Brian GraffSVPSell5,221$14.30$74,660.30View SEC Filing  
9/11/2014Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell1,013$15.24$15,438.12View SEC Filing  
9/4/2014Gordon ObrienInsiderSell30,491$15.43$470,476.13View SEC Filing  
9/3/2014Brian GraffSVPSell3,133$15.51$48,592.83View SEC Filing  
7/29/2014Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell2,807$15.62$43,845.34View SEC Filing  
7/11/2014Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell3,200$15.52$49,664.00View SEC Filing  
7/10/2014Brian GraffSVPSell10,933$15.47$169,133.51View SEC Filing  
6/9/2014Gordon ObrienInsiderSell62,696$14.91$934,797.36View SEC Filing  
5/28/2014Darin WinnSVPSell1,010$14.67$14,816.70View SEC Filing  
5/28/2014Gordon ObrienInsiderSell1,348$14.67$19,775.16View SEC Filing  
5/28/2014John R EricksonCFOSell1,593$14.67$23,369.31View SEC Filing  
5/13/2014Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell1,337$15.41$20,603.17View SEC Filing  
4/29/2014Brian GraffSVPSell1,351$14.58$19,697.58View SEC Filing  
4/11/2014Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell8,515$14.91$126,958.65View SEC Filing  
3/11/2014Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell1,013$15.45$15,650.85View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014Mary BaskinDirectorSell10,000$15.44$154,400.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014Philip HarperDirectorSell120,000$15.51$1,861,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2014Philip HarperDirectorSell60,000$15.25$915,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/21/2014Darin WinnSVPSell164,042$16.11$2,642,716.62View SEC Filing  
2/21/2014Gordon ObrienInsiderSell81,949$16.07$1,316,920.43View SEC Filing  
2/20/2014Philip HarperDirectorSell120,000$15.63$1,875,600.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2014Brian GraffSVPSell3,133$15.05$47,151.65View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014Brian GraffSVPSell7,262$14.55$105,662.10View SEC Filing  
1/13/2014Brian GraffSVPSell2,661$15.94$42,416.34View SEC Filing  
1/13/2014Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell2,237$15.94$35,657.78View SEC Filing  
12/17/2013Brian GraffSVPSell3,133$14.65$45,898.45View SEC Filing  
12/11/2013Brian GraffSVPSell101,943$15.13$1,542,397.59View SEC Filing  
12/3/2013Neil HahlDirectorSell6,000$15.28$91,680.00View SEC Filing  
11/26/2013Gordon ObrienInsiderSell100,000$15.11$1,511,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/18/2013Brian GraffSVPSell12,526$14.00$175,364.00View SEC Filing  
10/11/2013Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell2,187$13.56$29,655.72View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Gordon ObrienInsiderSell73,786$13.29$980,615.94View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Mary BaskinDirectorSell20,000$13.14$262,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell1,013$13.34$13,513.42View SEC Filing  
9/4/2013Susan NestegardDirectorBuy15,000$12.68$190,200.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2013Brian GraffSVPSell1,543$12.60$19,441.80View SEC Filing  
7/30/2013Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell2,807$13.22$37,108.54View SEC Filing  
7/29/2013Brian GraffSVPSell5,221$13.34$69,648.14View SEC Filing  
7/11/2013Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell3,200$13.00$41,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2013Brian GraffSVPSell5,382$13.29$71,526.78View SEC Filing  
6/4/2013Stan LundineDirectorSell88,750$13.15$1,167,062.50View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell1,337$14.00$18,718.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2013Ira WagnerInsiderSell156,068$14.34$2,238,015.12View SEC Filing  
4/11/2013Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell2,187$14.61$31,952.07View SEC Filing  
11/13/2012Gordon ObrienInsiderSell6,210$11.49$71,352.90View SEC Filing  
11/13/2012John R EricksonCFOSell7,301$11.49$83,888.49View SEC Filing  
11/13/2012Roland ClineSVPSell1,742$11.49$20,015.58View SEC Filing  
11/13/2012Samuel Allan FlaxEVPSell7,127$11.49$81,889.23View SEC Filing  
9/6/2012Gordon ObrienInsiderSell30,285$11.25$340,706.25View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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American Capital (NASDAQ:ACAS) Chart for Sunday, August, 28, 2016

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