Institutional Investors Love Gladstone Capital Corp (NASDAQ:GLAD)

May 24, 2018 - By Ash

Sentiment for Gladstone Capital Corp (NASDAQ:GLAD)

Gladstone Capital Corp (NASDAQ:GLAD) institutional sentiment increased to 1.81 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.57, from 1.24 in 2017Q3. The ratio has improved, as 29 investment professionals opened new or increased holdings, while 16 trimmed and sold equity positions in Gladstone Capital Corp. The investment professionals in our partner’s database now possess: 3.11 million shares, down from 3.33 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of investment professionals holding Gladstone Capital Corp in their top 10 holdings was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 7 Reduced: 9 Increased: 19 New Position: 10.

The stock decreased 0.33% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $9.09. About 48,812 shares traded. Gladstone Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:GLAD) has declined 6.39% since May 24, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 17.94% the S&P500.

Analysts await Gladstone Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:GLAD) to report earnings on August, 1. They expect $0.22 earnings per share, up 4.76 % or $0.01 from last year’s $0.21 per share. GLAD’s profit will be $5.92M for 10.33 P/E if the $0.22 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.21 actual earnings per share reported by Gladstone Capital Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 4.76 % EPS growth.

Bard Associates Inc holds 0.13% of its portfolio in Gladstone Capital Corporation for 29,350 shares. Cue Financial Group Inc. owns 10,300 shares or 0.06% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Mckinley Capital Management Llc Delaware has 0.06% invested in the company for 136,864 shares. The United Kingdom-based Gsa Capital Partners Llp has invested 0.05% in the stock. Advisors Asset Management Inc., a Colorado-based fund reported 194,012 shares.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 5 insider buys, and 0 sales for $196,287 activity.

Gladstone Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:GLAD) Ratings Coverage

Ratings analysis reveals 50% of Gladstone Capital’s analysts are positive. Out of 2 Wall Street analysts rating Gladstone Capital, 1 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 1 recommend “Hold”. GLAD was included in 2 notes of analysts from February 7, 2018. National Securities upgraded Gladstone Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:GLAD) on Wednesday, February 7 to “Neutral” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by Ladenburg Thalmann given on Wednesday, February 7.

More notable recent Gladstone Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:GLAD) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Spotlight On Gambling Reset And Banking Bill” on May 19, 2018, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Gladstone Capital and Gladstone Investment to Host Investor and Analyst Event on May 21, 2018” published on May 10, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “Gladstone Capital’s (GLAD) CEO David Gladstone on Q2 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” on May 04, 2018. More interesting news about Gladstone Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:GLAD) were released by: Globenewswire.com and their article: “Gladstone Capital Corporation Earnings Call and Webcast Information” published on May 01, 2018 as well as Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “The Week Ahead: Target, Best Buy Help Close Out Earnings Season” with publication date: May 21, 2018.

Gladstone Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:GLAD) Institutional Positions Chart

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