MVC Capital Company Profile (NYSE:MVC)

About MVC Capital (NYSE:MVC)

MVC Capital logoMVC Capital, Inc. is a non-diversified closed-end management investment company. The Company's investment objective is to seek to maximize total return from capital appreciation and/or income. The Company's segments are its investing operations as a business development company, which includes MVC Cayman and MVC Turf, LLC and MVC Financial Services, Inc. (MVCFS). It seeks to achieve its investment objective by providing debt and equity financing to companies, including privately owned (portfolio companies), and by establishing a subsidiary or subsidiaries that would serve as general partner to a private equity or other investment fund(s). It has investments in various sectors, including energy, specialty chemicals, automotive dealerships, electrical engineering, medical devices, industrial manufacturing, financial services and information technology. The Tokarz Group Advisers LLC is the investment advisor of the Company.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Closed End Funds
  • Sub-Industry: Asset Management & Custody Banks
  • Symbol: NYSE:MVC
  • CUSIP: 55382910
  • Web:
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $10.13
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $9.69
  • 52 Week Range: $8.22 - $10.47
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 44.87
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Annual Dividend: $0.54
  • Dividend Yield: 5.5%
  • Net Margins: 182.86%
  • Return on Equity: -2.70%
  • Return on Assets: -1.81%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.37%
  • Current Ratio: 34.79%
  • Quick Ratio: 34.79%
  • Average Volume: 44,534 shs.
  • Beta: 0.66

Frequently Asked Questions for MVC Capital (NYSE:MVC)

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 10th. Investors of record on Tuesday, October 24th will be paid a dividend of $0.15 per share on Tuesday, October 31st. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.81%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, October 23rd. This is a boost from MVC Capital's previous quarterly dividend of $0.14. View MVC Capital's Dividend History.

How will MVC Capital's stock buyback program work?

MVC Capital declared that its Board of Directors has approved a stock buyback plan on Monday, July 24th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $15,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to purchase shares of its stock through a dutch auction. Stock repurchase plans are typically an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were MVC Capital's earnings last quarter?

MVC Capital, Inc. (NYSE:MVC) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, June, 8th. The company reported ($0.10) earnings per share for the quarter. The company earned $3.93 million during the quarter. MVC Capital had a net margin of 182.86% and a negative return on equity of 2.70%. View MVC Capital's Earnings History.

When will MVC Capital make its next earnings announcement?

MVC Capital is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, January, 15th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for MVC Capital.

Where is MVC Capital's stock going? Where will MVC Capital's stock price be in 2017?

1 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for MVC Capital's stock. Their predictions range from $12.50 to $12.50. On average, they anticipate MVC Capital's stock price to reach $12.50 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for MVC Capital.

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:

  • Michael T. Tokarz, Principal Executive Officer, Director
  • Scott J. Schuenke CPA., Chief Financial Officer
  • Kevin M. Byrne, Chief Compliance Officer
  • Jaclyn Shapiro-Rothchild, Vice President, Secretary
  • Warren E. Holtsberg, Director
  • Emilio A. Dominianni, Independent Director
  • Phillip F. Goldstein, Independent Director
  • Gerald Hellerman, Independent Director
  • Robert Christopher Knapp, Independent Director

Who owns MVC Capital stock?

MVC Capital's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BULLDOG INVESTORS, LLC (3.97%). Company insiders that own MVC Capital stock include Phillip Goldstein and Robert C Knapp. View Institutional Ownership Trends for MVC Capital.

How do I buy MVC Capital stock?

Shares of MVC Capital can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages 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 Capital stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.32.

MarketBeat Community Rating for MVC Capital (NYSE MVC)
Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  37 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  38 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  75
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about MVC Capital and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for MVC Capital (NYSE:MVC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $12.50 (21.12% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for MVC Capital (NYSE:MVC)
Price Target History for MVC Capital (NYSE:MVC)
Analysts' Ratings History for MVC Capital (NYSE:MVC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/12/2017Maxim GroupInitiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$12.50N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/18/2015 forward)


Earnings History for MVC Capital (NYSE:MVC)
Earnings by Quarter for MVC Capital (NYSE:MVC)
Earnings History by Quarter for MVC Capital (NYSE MVC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
1/15/2018N/AView Earnings Details
6/8/2017Q2 2017($0.10)$3.93 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/9/2014Q3 2014$0.19$0.04$5.02 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/6/2014Q114$0.15$0.20$6.98 million$5.86 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/12/2014Q413$0.12($0.08)$5.92 million$3.09 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/13/2014Q3$0.01($0.16)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/7/2013Q113$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/27/2012Q4 2012($0.14)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for MVC Capital (NYSE:MVC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.25 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.23 EPS


Current Dividend Information for MVC Capital (NYSE:MVC)
Next Dividend:10/31/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.54
Dividend Yield:5.23%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:33.33% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
216.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
234.78% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for MVC Capital (NYSE:MVC)

Dividend History by Quarter for MVC Capital (NYSE MVC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for MVC Capital (NYSE:MVC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 10.91%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 43.50%
Insider Trades by Quarter for MVC Capital (NYSE:MVC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for MVC Capital (NYSE:MVC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for MVC Capital (NYSE:MVC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/14/2017Phillip GoldsteinDirectorSell29,853$9.82$293,156.46View SEC Filing  
10/12/2016Robert C KnappDirectorBuy20,000$8.71$174,200.00View SEC Filing  
10/9/2014Robert C KnappDirectorBuy28,018$10.99$307,917.82View SEC Filing  
9/29/2014Gerald HellermanDirectorBuy1,750$10.78$18,865.00View SEC Filing  
9/26/2014Michael T TokarzChairmanBuy40,000$10.86$434,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/18/2014Gerald HellermanDirectorBuy1,250$11.55$14,437.50View SEC Filing  
9/16/2014Bruce W ShewmakerDirectorSell1,500$11.77$17,655.00View SEC Filing  
6/27/2014Robert C KnappDirectorBuy176,600$12.54$2,214,564.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2014Robert C KnappDirectorBuy24,008$12.42$298,179.36View SEC Filing  
4/28/2014Phillip GoldsteinDirectorBuy16,980$12.98$220,400.40View SEC Filing  
4/24/2014Phillip GoldsteinDirectorBuy16,840$13.17$221,782.80View SEC Filing  
4/15/2014Phillip GoldsteinDirectorBuy16,980$13.13$222,947.40View SEC Filing  
4/14/2014Phillip GoldsteinDirectorBuy16,389$13.14$215,351.46View SEC Filing  
3/31/2014Robert C KnappDirectorBuy25,000$13.54$338,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/21/2014Robert C KnappDirectorBuy36,817$13.92$512,492.64View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014Gerald HellermanDirectorBuy1,500$13.40$20,100.00View SEC Filing  
1/24/2014Robert C KnappDirectorBuy25,000$14.20$355,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/23/2014Robert C KnappDirectorBuy14,856$14.25$211,698.00View SEC Filing  
1/17/2014Robert C KnappDirectorBuy2,512$13.89$34,891.68View SEC Filing  
1/16/2014Robert C KnappDirectorBuy35,882$13.78$494,453.96View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Phillip GoldsteinDirectorBuy157,879$12.70$2,005,063.30View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013Phillip GoldsteinDirectorBuy17,182$12.69$218,039.58View SEC Filing  
8/21/2013Phillip GoldsteinDirectorBuy6,639$12.30$81,659.70View SEC Filing  
6/19/2013Phillip GoldsteinDirectorBuy37,671$12.72$479,175.12View SEC Filing  
6/14/2013Phillip GoldsteinDirectorBuy37,671$12.65$476,538.15View SEC Filing  
6/12/2013Phillip GoldsteinDirectorBuy3,420$12.65$43,263.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2013Phillip GoldsteinDirectorBuy26,370$12.69$334,635.30View SEC Filing  
5/31/2013Phillip GoldsteinDirectorBuy37,671$12.76$480,681.96View SEC Filing  
4/18/2013Phillip GoldsteinDirectorBuy4,961$12.60$62,508.60View SEC Filing  
4/17/2013Phillip GoldsteinDirectorBuy13,803$12.52$172,813.56View SEC Filing  
4/15/2013Phillip GoldsteinDirectorBuy25,442$12.59$320,314.78View SEC Filing  
1/7/2013Gerald HellermanDirectorBuy1,537$12.15$18,674.55View SEC Filing  
1/2/2013Bruce W ShewmakerDirectorBuy1,000$12.00$12,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/31/2012Michael T TokarzChairmanBuy82,500$12.17$1,004,025.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for MVC Capital (NYSE:MVC)
Latest Headlines for MVC Capital (NYSE:MVC)
DateHeadline logoMetage Capital Limited: MVC Capital Inc.'s Latest Proposed Actions are Trivial Compared to Those Needed to Address its Discount - October 17 at 1:19 AM logoMVC's Innovation And The Future Of Closed-End Funds - October 14 at 2:48 AM logoBRIEF-MVC Capital ‍ Board recommends shareholders vote against adoption of Metage Capital’s proposal - October 13 at 7:08 AM logoMVC Capital, Inc. (MVC) Research Coverage Started at Maxim Group - October 12 at 9:46 AM logoMVC Capital Board of Directors Details Plan to Increase Shareholder Distributions - October 11 at 1:10 AM logoMVC Capital, Inc. (MVC) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.15 - October 10 at 6:00 PM logoAt MVC Capital Inc.'s AGM, Scheduled for October 31st, Shareholders Should Vote in Favor of Metage Capital Limited's Shareholder Proposal to Address the Persistent Discount and Years of Poor Performance - October 2 at 5:41 PM logoBRIEF-Metage Capital says encourages MVC Capital shareholders to support its proposal at AGM​ - Reuters - September 30 at 9:51 AM logoAt MVC Capital Inc.'s AGM, Scheduled for October 31st, Shareholders Should Vote in Favor of Metage Capital Limited's ... - PR Newswire (press release) - September 30 at 9:51 AM logoBRIEF-Metage Capital says encourages MVC Capital shareholders to support its proposal at AGM - September 29 at 1:19 PM logoMVC Capital reports Q3 results - September 11 at 4:56 PM logoMVC Capital Announces Results of Its Tender Offer - August 21 at 8:12 PM logoShare Buyback Plan Initiated by MVC Capital (NYSE:MVC) Board - July 24 at 11:58 AM logoMVC Capital Commences Dutch Tender Offer - July 22 at 6:43 AM logoMVC Capital, Inc. (NYSE:MVC) Plans Dividend of $0.14 - July 14 at 11:43 AM logoMVC Capital Announces Completed Sale of U.S. Gas & Electric, Inc. - July 5 at 8:33 PM logoMabuhay Vinyl Corp. : Neutral assessment on price but strong on fundamentals - July 5 at 8:44 AM logoMVC Capital: Is The Dividend Sustainable? - June 13 at 7:17 AM logoBRIEF-MVC Capital qtrly ‍net asset value per share $12.45 - June 9 at 12:38 AM logoThe Hunt For Special Dividends: A 5.5% Yielder With A Windfall Gain - June 6 at 7:25 PM logoMVC Capital Changes Plans For U.S. Gas & Electric - June 1 at 12:04 AM logoMVC Capital (MVC) Portfolio Holding US Gas & Electric To Be Acquired By Crius Energy For $172.5 Million In Cash And Second-Lien Notes - May 31 at 9:26 AM logoBDCL To Pay The Highest Dividend Since July 2015 - March 24 at 6:41 PM logoMVC Capital Announces Fiscal First Quarter 2017 Results - March 13 at 6:25 PM logoMVC Capital: Undervalued BDC In Transition - December 15 at 7:31 PM logoMVC Capital Announces Fiscal Third Quarter and Nine Month 2016 Results - September 10 at 10:38 AM logoMVC CAPITAL, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders - September 1 at 6:14 PM logoMVC CAPITAL, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Notice of Delisting or Failure to Satisfy a Continued Listing Rule or Standard; - June 21 at 7:00 AM logoBRIEF-Mvc capital inc - files for a non-timely 10-q - sec filing - June 11 at 6:29 PM logoMVC CAPITAL, INC. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - May 16 at 6:21 AM logoMVC Capital (MVC) Announces Receipt of NYSE Listing Notification - February 5 at 1:09 PM logoMVC Capital reports FQ3 results - January 29 at 6:26 PM logoMVC CAPITAL, INC. Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report - January 29 at 5:20 PM logoMVC CAPITAL, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance - December 11 at 6:31 AM logoMVC CAPITAL, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Obli - December 7 at 4:09 PM



MVC Capital (MVC) Chart for Wednesday, October, 18, 2017

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