Shufro Rose & Co. LLC maintained its position in shares of BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:BKCC) during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 51,500 shares of the asset manager’s stock at the end of the second quarter. Shufro Rose & Co. LLC’s holdings in BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation were worth $386,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Flaharty Asset Management LLC bought a new position in shares of BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation during the first quarter valued at approximately $8,393,000. Muzinich & Co. Inc. raised its position in shares of BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation by 57.3% in the first quarter. Muzinich & Co. Inc. now owns 2,265,197 shares of the asset manager’s stock valued at $17,102,000 after buying an additional 825,021 shares during the period. UBS Group AG raised its position in shares of BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation by 29.6% in the first quarter. UBS Group AG now owns 1,337,516 shares of the asset manager’s stock valued at $10,098,000 after buying an additional 305,126 shares during the period. PVG Asset Management Corp bought a new position in shares of BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation during the first quarter valued at approximately $1,179,000. Finally, Telemus Capital LLC raised its position in shares of BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation by 18.4% in the first quarter. Telemus Capital LLC now owns 929,364 shares of the asset manager’s stock valued at $7,017,000 after buying an additional 144,534 shares during the period. 31.45% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Shares of BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation (BKCC) opened at 7.31 on Wednesday. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $7.52 and a 200 day moving average of $7.52. BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation has a 52-week low of $6.75 and a 52-week high of $8.87.

BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:BKCC) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August 2nd. The asset manager reported $0.19 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.21 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $25.24 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $24.94 million. BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation had a positive return on equity of 7.20% and a negative net margin of 5.04%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.30 earnings per share. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation will post $0.81 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, October 2nd. Investors of record on Monday, September 18th will be issued a dividend of $0.18 per share. This represents a $0.72 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 9.85%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 15th. BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation’s dividend payout ratio is currently -1,028.57%.

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Several equities research analysts have recently issued reports on BKCC shares. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 4th. BidaskClub lowered shares of BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, July 27th. Finally, ValuEngine lowered shares of BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, June 27th.

About BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation

BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation is an externally-managed, non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Company’s investment objective is to generate both current income and capital appreciation through its debt and equity investments. The Company provides middle-market companies with a range of financing solutions, including senior and junior secured, unsecured and subordinated debt securities and loans, and equity securities.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:BKCC)

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