NASDAQ:CPTA - Capitala Finance Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $8.02 +0.21 (+2.69 %) (As of 01/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$8.02Today's Range$7.86 - $8.0452-Week Range$6.46 - $9.05Volume83,372 shsAverage Volume66,373 shsMarket Capitalization$128.55 millionP/E Ratio8.18Dividend Yield12.46%Beta0.96 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Capitala Finance Corp. is a Business Development Company specializing in traditional mezzanine, senior subordinated and unitranche debt, first-lien and second-lien loans, equity investments in sponsored and non-sponsored lower and traditional middle market companies. The fund targets companies in the business services, commercial and professional services, manufacturing, consumer and retail, energy, and health-care industries. It typically considers investments in the United States. The fund invests $5 million and $50 million per transaction in companies with greater than $4.5 million of TTM EBITDA. It may also invest in senior secured positions in "stretch" senior secured loans. The fund makes minority equity co-investments, alongside management or financial sponsors. Receive CPTA News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for CPTA and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Investors, not elsewhere classified Sub-IndustryN/A SectorFinance Current SymbolNASDAQ:CPTA Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.capitalagroup.com Phone704-376-5502Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.41 Current Ratio18.16 Quick Ratio18.16Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio8.18 Forward P/E Ratio7.86 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$51.09 million Price / Sales2.52 Cash Flow$0.5786 per share Price / Cash Flow13.86 Book Value$13.92 per share Price / Book0.58Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.98 Net Income$-6,980,000.00 Net Margins-16.14% Return on Equity7.76% Return on Assets3.20%Miscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding Shares16,030,000Market Cap$128.55 million OptionableOptionable Capitala Finance (NASDAQ:CPTA) Frequently Asked Questions What is Capitala Finance's stock symbol? Capitala Finance trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CPTA." How often does Capitala Finance pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Capitala Finance? Capitala Finance declared a monthly dividend on Thursday, January 3rd. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, February 20th will be given a dividend of $0.0833 per share on Wednesday, February 27th. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 12.46%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, February 19th. View Capitala Finance's Dividend History. How were Capitala Finance's earnings last quarter? Capitala Finance Corp (NASDAQ:CPTA) issued its earnings results on Monday, November, 5th. The investment management company reported $0.25 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.25. The investment management company earned $11.53 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $11.73 million. Capitala Finance had a positive return on equity of 7.76% and a negative net margin of 16.14%. View Capitala Finance's Earnings History. When is Capitala Finance's next earnings date? Capitala Finance is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 26th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Capitala Finance. What price target have analysts set for CPTA? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Capitala Finance's stock. Their forecasts range from $9.00 to $9.00. On average, they anticipate Capitala Finance's share price to reach $9.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 12.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Capitala Finance. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Capitala Finance? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Capitala Finance in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Capitala Finance. Has Capitala Finance been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about CPTA stock have been trending neutral this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Capitala Finance earned a news sentiment score of 0.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the investment management company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. Who are some of Capitala Finance's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Capitala Finance include PennantPark Investment (PNNT), Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital (PFLT), Capital Southwest (CSWC), Gladstone Investment (GAIN), Triplepoint Venture Growth BDC (TPVG), Oaktree Strategic Income (OCSI), Arlington Asset Investment (AI), Stellus Capital Investment (SCM), THL Credit (TCRD), Safeguard Scientifics (SFE), OFS Capital (OFS), KCAP Financial (KCAP), Garrison Capital (GARS), CM Finance (CMFN) and Firsthand Technology Value Fund (SVVC). Who are Capitala Finance's key executives? Capitala Finance's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Joseph B. Alala III, J.D., Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 49)General Stephen A. Arnall CPA, Chief Financial Officer (Age 56)Mr. John F. McGlinn II, CPA, Sec., Treasurer & COO (Age 50)Mr. Richard G. Wheelahan III, J.D., Gen. Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer (Age 38)Mr. Peter Sherman, Chief Risk Officer How do I buy shares of Capitala Finance? Shares of CPTA can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Capitala Finance's stock price today? One share of CPTA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.02. How big of a company is Capitala Finance? Capitala Finance has a market capitalization of $128.55 million and generates $51.09 million in revenue each year. The investment management company earns $-6,980,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.98 on an earnings per share basis. What is Capitala Finance's official website? The official website for Capitala Finance is http://www.capitalagroup.com. How can I contact Capitala Finance? Capitala Finance's mailing address is 4201 CONGRESS STREET SUITE 360, CHARLOTTE NC, 28209. The investment management company can be reached via phone at 704-376-5502. MarketBeat Community Rating for Capitala Finance (NASDAQ CPTA)Community Ranking: 2.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 241 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 239 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 480MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Capitala Finance and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CPTA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CPTA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How Do Front-End Loads Impact an Investment?