Gladstone Investment Company Profile (NASDAQ:GAIN)

About Gladstone Investment (NASDAQ:GAIN)

Gladstone Investment logoGladstone Investment Corporation is an externally managed, closed-end, non-diversified management investment company. The Company's investment objectives are to achieve and grow current income by investing in debt securities of established businesses that it believes will provide stable earnings and cash flow to pay expenses, make principal and interest payments on its outstanding indebtedness and make distributions to stockholders that grow over time, and provide its stockholders with long-term capital appreciation in the value of its assets by investing in equity securities, generally in combination with the aforementioned debt securities, of businesses that it believes can grow over time to permit it to sell its equity investments for capital gains. It has investments in sectors, such as chemicals, plastics, and rubber, and home and office furnishings, house wares, and durable consumer products, among others. Its investment advisor is Gladstone Management Corporation.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Diversified Investments
  • Sub-Industry: Asset Management & Custody Banks
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:GAIN
  • CUSIP: 37654610
  • Web:
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $9.35
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $8.84
  • 52 Week Range: $6.93 - $9.84
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.51
  • P/E Growth: 1.85
  • Annual Dividend: $0.75
  • Dividend Yield: 8.4%
  • Net Margins: 111.65%
  • Return on Equity: 7.55%
  • Return on Assets: 4.41%
  • Current Ratio: 0.18%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.18%
  • Average Volume: 198,343 shs.
  • Beta: 0.6

Frequently Asked Questions for Gladstone Investment (NASDAQ:GAIN)

What is Gladstone Investment's stock symbol?

Gladstone Investment trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "GAIN."

How often does Gladstone Investment pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Gladstone Investment?

Gladstone Investment declared a special dividend on Wednesday, April 12th. Shareholders of record on Monday, June 5th will be paid a dividend of $0.06 per share on Thursday, June 15th. This represents a yield of 8.26%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 1st. This is a positive change from Gladstone Investment's previous special dividend of $0.05. View Gladstone Investment's Dividend History.

How were Gladstone Investment's earnings last quarter?

Gladstone Investment Co. (NASDAQ:GAIN) issued its earnings results on Monday, May, 15th. The company reported $0.17 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.01. The business earned $12.36 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $12.94 million. Gladstone Investment had a net margin of 111.65% and a return on equity of 7.55%. View Gladstone Investment's Earnings History.

Where is Gladstone Investment's stock going? Where will Gladstone Investment's stock price be in 2017?

1 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Gladstone Investment's stock. Their forecasts range from $9.00 to $9.00. On average, they anticipate Gladstone Investment's stock price to reach $9.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Gladstone Investment.

Who are some of Gladstone Investment's key competitors?

Who owns Gladstone Investment stock?

Gladstone Investment's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Advisors Asset Management Inc. (0.00%), UBS Group AG (0.00%), LSV Asset Management (0.00%), Morgan Stanley (0.00%), Outfitter Advisors LTD. (0.00%) and Van ECK Associates Corp (0.00%). Company insiders that own Gladstone Investment stock include Caren D Merrick, David A R Dullum, David Gladstone and Terry Lee Brubaker. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Gladstone Investment.

Who sold Gladstone Investment stock? Who is selling Gladstone Investment stock?

Gladstone Investment's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Berson & Corrado Investment Advisors LLC, WFG Advisors LP, ICM Asset Management Inc. WA, Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, Outfitter Advisors LTD. and Cue Financial Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Gladstone Investment.

Who bought Gladstone Investment stock? Who is buying Gladstone Investment stock?

Gladstone Investment's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including UBS Group AG, Advantage Investment Management LLC, Advisors Asset Management Inc., Van ECK Associates Corp, KCG Holdings Inc., Oxford Asset Management, LSV Asset Management and Mackenzie Financial Corp. Company insiders that have bought Gladstone Investment stock in the last two years include Caren D Merrick, David A R Dullum and David Gladstone. View Insider Buying and Selling for Gladstone Investment.

How do I buy Gladstone Investment stock?

Shares of Gladstone Investment can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Gladstone Investment stock cost?

One share of Gladstone Investment stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.26.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Gladstone Investment (NASDAQ:GAIN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $9.00 (2.81% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Gladstone Investment (NASDAQ:GAIN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/12/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$9.00LowView Rating Details
5/2/2016Janney Montgomery ScottReiterated RatingNeutral$8.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/28/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Gladstone Investment (NASDAQ:GAIN)
Earnings by Quarter for Gladstone Investment (NASDAQ:GAIN)
Earnings History by Quarter for Gladstone Investment (NASDAQ:GAIN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/15/2017Q4 2017$0.18$0.17$12.94 million$12.36 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2017Q316$0.18$0.17$12.96 million$13.37 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q216$0.18$0.17$13.15 million$11.74 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/1/2016Q1$0.18$0.23$12.97 million$14.39 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/17/2016Q116$0.19$0.16$12.94 million$12.44 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/3/2016Q3$0.19$0.15$13.74 million$12.07 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q2$0.18$0.20$13.03 million$13.74 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q1$0.19$0.17$11.49 million$12.71 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/20/2015Q415$0.19$0.19$11.81 million$11.17 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2015Q315$0.19$0.22$10.36 million$11.56 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2014Q115$0.18$0.16$9.07 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2014Q1 2015$0.18$0.18$9.88 million$9.84 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/13/2014Q314$0.17$0.18$8.90 million$8.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2014Q4$0.17$0.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q214$0.18$0.15$8.65 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2013Q1 2013$0.15$0.15$7.34 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/14/2013Q4 2012$0.15$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Gladstone Investment (NASDAQ:GAIN)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.54
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.70
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.18$0.18$0.18
Q3 20171$0.18$0.18$0.18
Q4 20171$0.18$0.18$0.18
Q1 20181$0.19$0.19$0.19
Q2 20181$0.17$0.17$0.17
Q3 20181$0.17$0.17$0.17
Q4 20181$0.17$0.17$0.17
Q1 20191$0.18$0.18$0.18
Q2 20191$0.18$0.18$0.18
Q3 20191$0.18$0.18$0.18
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Gladstone Investment (NASDAQ:GAIN)
Next Dividend:6/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.75
Dividend Yield:8.10%
Payout Ratio:38.66% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
105.63% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
101.35% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Gladstone Investment (NASDAQ:GAIN)

Dividend History by Quarter for Gladstone Investment (NASDAQ:GAIN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
10/7/2014oct 14$0.069.81%10/20/201410/22/201410/31/2014
7/15/2014jul 14$0.069.72%7/23/20147/25/20148/5/2014
4/8/2014apr 14$0.068.87%4/16/20144/21/20144/30/2014
1/7/2014jan 14$0.061/17/20141/22/20141/31/2014
10/8/2013oct 13$0.0610/18/201310/22/201310/31/2013
4/9/2013apr 13$0.054/18/20134/22/20134/30/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Gladstone Investment (NASDAQ:GAIN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.10%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 19.39%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Gladstone Investment (NASDAQ:GAIN)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Gladstone Investment (NASDAQ:GAIN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Gladstone Investment (NASDAQ:GAIN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/13/2017David A R DullumPresidentBuy9,000$8.65$77,850.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2017David GladstoneCEOBuy5,000$8.70$43,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2017Terry Lee BrubakerCOOSell104,936$9.18$963,312.48View SEC Filing  
3/3/2017Terry Lee BrubakerCOOSell59,963$9.20$551,659.60View SEC Filing  
11/7/2016David A R DullumPresidentBuy4,000$7.65$30,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/16/2016Terry Lee BrubakerCOOSell49,414$8.73$431,384.22View SEC Filing  
2/8/2016David A R DullumPresidentBuy5,000$6.69$33,450.00View SEC Filing  
12/14/2015David GladstoneCEOBuy90,000$7.53$677,700.00View SEC Filing  
6/15/2015David GladstoneCEOBuy158,500$7.89$1,250,565.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2015Caren D MerrickDirectorBuy1,965$7.63$14,992.95View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015Walter H WilkinsonDirectorBuy6,750$7.39$49,882.50View SEC Filing  
12/9/2014David A R DullumPresidentBuy5,700$7.01$39,957.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2014David GladstoneCEOBuy50,000$7.35$367,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2014Terry Lee BrubakerCOOBuy40,000$7.33$293,200.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014David DullumPresidentBuy15,000$8.30$124,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2014David GladstoneCEOBuy2,000$7.43$14,860.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2014David Hibbert WatsonCFOBuy1,000$7.43$7,430.00View SEC Filing  
2/7/2014Terry Lee BrubakerCOOBuy80,000$7.41$592,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2013Terry Lee BrubakerCOOBuy29,100$7.59$220,869.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2013Terry Lee BrubakerCOOBuy3,000$7.55$22,650.00View SEC Filing  
12/10/2013David GladstoneCEOBuy24,000$7.55$181,200.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2013Terry Lee BrubakerCOOBuy1,000$7.51$7,510.00View SEC Filing  
11/27/2013Terry Lee BrubakerCOOBuy3,000$7.56$22,680.00View SEC Filing  
11/26/2013Terry Lee BrubakerCOOBuy13,900$7.54$104,806.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2013David GladstoneCEOBuy20,000$7.38$147,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2013David DullumPresidentBuy7,800$7.33$57,174.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2013David Hibbert WatsonCFOBuy3,600$7.35$26,460.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Gladstone Investment (NASDAQ:GAIN)
Latest Headlines for Gladstone Investment (NASDAQ:GAIN)
DateHeadline logoGladstone Investment Co. (GAIN) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $13.01 Million - May 27 at 10:04 AM logoShould Gladstone GAIN Your Investment? - Seeking Alpha - May 19 at 5:08 PM logoQ2 2018 EPS Estimates for Gladstone Investment Co. (GAIN) Cut by Analyst - May 18 at 2:00 PM logoGladstone Investment Co. (GAIN) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research - May 18 at 10:29 AM logoGladstone Investment Corporation Reports Financial Results for its ... - Nasdaq - May 17 at 10:32 AM logoEdited Transcript of GAIN earnings conference call or presentation 16-May-17 12:30pm GMT - May 16 at 10:20 PM logoGladstone Investment's (GAIN) CEO David Gladstone on Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - May 16 at 5:17 PM logoGladstone Investment Co. (GAIN) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.01 EPS - May 16 at 12:28 PM logoGladstone Investment posts 4Q profit - May 16 at 11:38 AM logoInvestor Network: Gladstone Investment Corporation to Host Earnings Call - May 16 at 11:38 AM logoGladstone Investment Corporation Reports Financial Results for its Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year Ended March 31, 2017 - May 15 at 4:57 PM logoGladstone Investment Co. (GAIN) Rating Reiterated by Jefferies Group LLC - May 13 at 7:24 AM logoGladstone Investment Corporation Prices Common Stock Offering - GlobeNewswire (press release) - May 11 at 10:59 PM logoGladstone Investment (GAIN) Prices 2.1M Common Stock Offering at $9.38/Share - - May 11 at 10:59 PM logoGladstone Investment to Raise Gross $19.7 Mln in Public Share Offer to Repay Debt - May 9 at 11:05 AM logoGladstone Investment Corporation Prices Common Stock Offering - May 9 at 11:05 AM logoGladstone Investment Corporation Announces Common Stock Offering - May 8 at 5:07 PM logo Brokerages Expect Gladstone Investment Co. (GAIN) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $12.94 Million - May 3 at 12:33 PM logoGladstone Investment Co. (GAIN) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.18 Per Share - May 2 at 12:06 AM logoGladstone Investment (GAIN) Given News Impact Score of -0.25 - May 1 at 11:19 AM logoGladstone Investment (GAIN) Earning Positive News Coverage, Study Shows - April 29 at 12:22 AM logoGladstone Investment (GAIN) Receives Coverage Optimism Score of 0.06 - April 25 at 5:32 PM logoGladstone Investment Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter and Year End Earnings Release and Conference Call Dates - April 25 at 9:46 AM logoGladstone Investment (GAIN) Receives Daily News Impact Rating of 0.57 - April 21 at 8:47 AM logoTime To Ditch 8.8% Yielding Gladstone Investment? - April 16 at 4:57 PM logoGladstone Investment (GAIN) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of -0.03 - April 16 at 2:15 PM logoBRIEF-Gladstone Investment announces closing of sale of equity interest and prepayment of debt investment in Mitchell Rubber Products - April 13 at 10:12 PM logoGladstone Investment (GAIN) Earns Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.11 - April 13 at 7:01 PM logoGladstone Investment Sells One of its Portfolio Companies, Mitchell Rubber Products - April 13 at 10:51 AM logoGladstone Investment announces sale of portfolio company - April 13 at 10:51 AM logoGladstone Investment Corporation is Pleased to Announce the Sale of One of its Portfolio Companies, Mitchell Rubber Products, Inc. - April 13 at 10:51 AM logoGladstone Investment Co. (GAIN) Upgraded to "Hold" by Zacks Investment Research - April 13 at 7:00 AM logoGladstone Investment Co. (GAIN) Announces Special Dividend of $0.06 - April 12 at 5:35 PM logoGladstone Investment Co. Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.06 (GAIN) - April 12 at 5:03 PM logoGladstone Investment Co. (GAIN) Declares Monthly Dividend of $0.06 - April 12 at 5:03 PM logoGladstone Investment Co. (GAIN) Declares $0.06 Monthly Dividend - April 12 at 5:03 PM logoGladstone Investment's (GAIN) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Jefferies Group LLC - April 12 at 3:14 PM logoGladstone Investment Increases Monthly Cash Distributions to Common Stockholders and Announces Cash Distributions for April, May, and June 2017, Including Supplemental Distribution to Common Stockholders - April 11 at 5:08 PM logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Gladstone Investment Co. (GAIN) Will Post Earnings of $0.18 Per Share - April 10 at 10:25 PM logoGladstone Investment Co. (GAIN) Upgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - April 7 at 8:19 PM logo Brokerages Set $9.50 Target Price for Gladstone Investment Co. (GAIN) - March 29 at 12:18 PM logoGladstone Investment Co. (GAIN) Lifted to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research - March 22 at 11:07 PM logoGladstone Investment Co. (GAIN) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - March 21 at 11:55 AM logoGladstone Investment Co. (GAIN) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research - March 15 at 11:09 PM logoInsider Selling: Gladstone Investment Co. (GAIN) COO Sells 104,936 Shares of Stock - March 8 at 3:48 PM logoGladstone Investment Corp.: Buy Low, Sell High - February 23 at 5:20 PM logoGladstone Investment Corporation Acquires JR Hobbs - GlobeNewswire (press release) - February 22 at 10:37 PM logoGladstone Investment (GAIN) Buys JR Hobbs - - February 22 at 10:37 PM logoGladstone Investment Corporation Acquires J.R. Hobbs - February 22 at 11:30 AM logo8:46 am Gladstone Investments acquires J.R. Hobbs; terms not disclosed - February 22 at 11:29 AM



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