NYSE:MVC - MVC Capital Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$8.75 -0.13 (-1.46 %)
(As of 12/10/2018 04:20 AM ET)
Previous Close$8.75
Today's Range$8.74 - $8.91
52-Week Range$8.70 - $10.97
Volume13,818 shs
Average Volume20,370 shs
Market Capitalization$164.68 million
P/E Ratio-25.74
Dividend Yield6.86%
MVC Capital, Inc. is a business development company specializing in equity, acquisition financing, mezzanine financing, management buyouts, leveraged buildups, corporate partnerships, PIPE transactions, going private transactions, private company recapitalizations, operational turnarounds, and growth and expansion capital transaction financing. The company seeks to invest in mature, small, and middle-market companies. It seeks to invest in companies in the consumer products, business services, industrial manufacturing and services, automotive retailing, energy, food and food service, financial services, insurance, industrial distribution and value-added distribution, medical devices and equipment, specialty chemicals, and security sectors. The company prefers to invest in companies based in the United States. The firm typically invests between $3 million and $25 million for control and non-control stakes in companies with revenues between $10 million and $150 million and EBITDA between $3 million and $25 million. It prefers to be the lead investor in transactions and also co-invests in companies with other private equity sponsors. The company invests in the form of preferred and common equity, and warrants or rights to acquire equity interests; bridge loans; term loans; debt; cash flow loans; senior and subordinated loans; convertible securities; venture capital; mezzanine; and private equity investments. It exits its investments in the form of maturity of loan, public offering, sale, mergers and acquisitions, and financial recapitalizations. It prefers to take majority stake in companies.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Investment offices, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryAsset Management & Custody Banks
Current SymbolNYSE:MVC
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.48
Current Ratio63.15
Quick Ratio63.15


Trailing P/E Ratio-25.74
Forward P/E Ratio38.04
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$20.10 million
Price / Sales8.19
Cash Flow$2.4579 per share
Price / Cash Flow3.56
Book Value$13.24 per share
Price / Book0.66


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.34)
Net Income$27.32 million
Net Margins-55.08%
Return on Equity1.45%
Return on Assets0.96%


Outstanding Shares18,820,000
Market Cap$164.68 million

MVC Capital (NYSE:MVC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is MVC Capital's stock symbol?

MVC Capital trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MVC."

How often does MVC Capital pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for MVC Capital?

MVC Capital declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, October 15th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 25th will be paid a dividend of $0.15 per share on Wednesday, October 31st. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 6.86%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, October 24th. View MVC Capital's Dividend History.

How will MVC Capital's stock buyback program work?

MVC Capital announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share buyback program on Tuesday, October 24th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $25,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are often a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were MVC Capital's earnings last quarter?

MVC Capital, Inc. (NYSE:MVC) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, June, 8th. The investment management company reported ($0.10) EPS for the quarter. The investment management company earned $3.93 million during the quarter. MVC Capital had a negative net margin of 55.08% and a positive return on equity of 1.45%. View MVC Capital's Earnings History.

When is MVC Capital's next earnings date?

MVC Capital is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, January 15th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for MVC Capital.

What price target have analysts set for MVC?

2 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for MVC Capital's stock. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $12.50. On average, they anticipate MVC Capital's share price to reach $12.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 40.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for MVC Capital.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for MVC Capital?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for MVC Capital in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for MVC Capital.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about MVC Capital stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about MVC Capital stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "MVC CAPITAL INC is a business development company traded on the New York Stock Exchange, under the listing symbol MVC and is advised by The Tokarz Group Advisers LLC. MVC provides long-term equity and debt investment capital to fund growth, acquisitions and recapitalizations of small and middle-market companies in a variety of industries primarily located in the U.S. The investments can take the form of common and preferred stock (control and non-control investments) and warrants or rights to acquire equity interests; senior and subordinated loans; or convertible securities. MVC serves as the lead investor for transactions, as well as a co-investor in companies along with other private equity sponsors. " (11/10/2018)
  • 2. Maxim Group analysts commented, "With liquidity from the F3Q17 sale of its largest investment, a pipeline of yield investments, and plans for $15 million of share repurchases, MVC appears to be well-positioned to transition its investment portfolio allocation to a higher percentage of yield investments and cover its quarterly dividend of $0.15." (9/27/2018)

Has MVC Capital been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about MVC stock have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. MVC Capital earned a daily sentiment score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the investment management company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of MVC Capital's key competitors?

Who are MVC Capital's key executives?

MVC Capital's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael Theodore Tokarz CPA, Chairman, Principal Exec. Officer & Portfolio Mang. (Age 69)
  • Mr. Warren E. Holtsberg, Director (Age 67)
  • Mr. Scott Joseph Schuenke CPA, MBA, Chief Financial Officer (Age 38)
  • Ms. Jaclyn Lauren Shapiro-Rothchild, VP & Corp. Sec. (Age 39)
  • Ms. Shivani Khurana, MD & Member of Investment Team

Who are MVC Capital's major shareholders?

MVC Capital's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Bulldog Investors LLC (4.18%), Royce & Associates LP (4.07%), Ancora Advisors LLC (1.48%), Putnam Investments LLC (0.93%), Advisors Asset Management Inc. (0.78%) and Gabelli Funds LLC (0.53%). Company insiders that own MVC Capital stock include Gerald Hellerman, Michael T Tokarz and Phillip Goldstein. View Institutional Ownership Trends for MVC Capital.

Which institutional investors are selling MVC Capital stock?

MVC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP, Gabelli Funds LLC, Bulldog Investors LLC and Advisors Asset Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for MVC Capital.

Which institutional investors are buying MVC Capital stock?

MVC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Marathon Trading Investment Management LLC, Putnam Investments LLC and Ancora Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought MVC Capital stock in the last two years include Gerald Hellerman and Michael T Tokarz. View Insider Buying and Selling for MVC Capital.

How do I buy shares of MVC Capital?

Shares of MVC 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 MVC Capital's stock price today?

One share of MVC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.75.

How big of a company is MVC Capital?

MVC Capital has a market capitalization of $164.68 million and generates $20.10 million in revenue each year. The investment management company earns $27.32 million in net income (profit) each year or ($0.34) on an earnings per share basis. MVC Capital employs 20 workers across the globe.

What is MVC Capital's official website?

The official website for MVC Capital is http://www.mvccapital.com.

How can I contact MVC Capital?

MVC Capital's mailing address is 287 Bowman Avenue 2nd Floor, Purchase NY, 10577. The investment management company can be reached via phone at 914-701-0310 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for MVC Capital (NYSE MVC)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  111 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  119 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  230
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about MVC Capital and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MVC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MVC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/10/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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