Capital Southwest (NASDAQ:CSWC – Get Rating) was downgraded by StockNews.com from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report issued on Wednesday.
A number of other equities analysts have also commented on CSWC. B. Riley increased their price target on shares of Capital Southwest from $20.00 to $21.50 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, February 1st. JMP Securities reaffirmed a “market outperform” rating and issued a $22.00 price objective on shares of Capital Southwest in a research note on Friday, April 14th. UBS Group initiated coverage on shares of Capital Southwest in a research note on Tuesday, April 11th. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $19.00 price objective for the company. Finally, TheStreet cut shares of Capital Southwest from a “b-” rating to a “c” rating in a research note on Monday, January 30th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. According to MarketBeat, the company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $21.30.
Capital Southwest Stock Up 0.2 %
Capital Southwest stock opened at $18.35 on Wednesday. The stock has a market cap of $634.18 million, a P/E ratio of 13.39 and a beta of 1.19. The company has a quick ratio of 0.15, a current ratio of 0.15 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.58. Capital Southwest has a twelve month low of $16.28 and a twelve month high of $23.13. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $17.75 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $18.16.
Institutional Investors Weigh In On Capital Southwest
Institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Belpointe Asset Management LLC purchased a new stake in Capital Southwest during the 4th quarter valued at $34,000. U.S. Capital Wealth Advisors LLC bought a new position in Capital Southwest in the 4th quarter worth $34,000. Parallel Advisors LLC bought a new position in Capital Southwest in the 4th quarter worth $36,000. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC bought a new position in Capital Southwest in the 1st quarter worth $78,000. Finally, Quantbot Technologies LP raised its holdings in Capital Southwest by 4,740.0% in the 1st quarter. Quantbot Technologies LP now owns 4,840 shares of the asset manager’s stock worth $114,000 after purchasing an additional 4,740 shares in the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 26.36% of the company’s stock.
About Capital Southwest
Capital Southwest is a publiclyâ€“owned business development company with total assets of $496 million as of June 30, 2010. We provide patient capital to exceptional businesses with significant growth potential. As a public company, we have the flexibility to hold investments indefinitely, which has provided the management teams of our holdings a stable ownership platform since we were founded in 1961.
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