Magnetar Financial LLC Invests $1.06 Million in Main Street Capital Co. (NYSE:MAIN) Stock

(NYSE:MAIN) during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. … capital appreciation from its equity and equity related investments, including warrants, convertible securities and other rights to acquire equity securities in a portfolio company.

Main Street Capital logoMagnetar Financial LLC bought a new stake in shares of Main Street Capital Co. (NYSE:MAIN) during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor bought 26,561 shares of the financial services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $1,056,000.

Several other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in MAIN. Invictus RG purchased a new position in Main Street Capital during the third quarter worth approximately $718,000. Pinebridge Investments L.P. lifted its position in shares of Main Street Capital by 77.0% in the third quarter. Pinebridge Investments L.P. now owns 24,962 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $992,000 after acquiring an additional 10,862 shares in the last quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lifted its position in shares of Main Street Capital by 59.1% in the third quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 4,648 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $184,000 after acquiring an additional 1,727 shares in the last quarter. Legal & General Group Plc lifted its position in shares of Main Street Capital by 11.9% in the third quarter. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 165,356 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $6,569,000 after acquiring an additional 17,530 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Van ECK Associates Corp lifted its position in shares of Main Street Capital by 5.8% in the third quarter. Van ECK Associates Corp now owns 403,372 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $16,034,000 after acquiring an additional 21,957 shares in the last quarter. 27.05% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Several equities research analysts recently commented on MAIN shares. National Securities reaffirmed a “sell” rating and issued a $33.00 price target on shares of Main Street Capital in a report on Monday, November 6th. Zacks Investment Research raised Main Street Capital from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $46.00 target price for the company in a research note on Wednesday, November 8th. BidaskClub raised Main Street Capital from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, October 17th. Finally, Raymond James Financial upgraded Main Street Capital from an “underperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a research report on Tuesday, November 7th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. Main Street Capital currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $39.15.

Shares of Main Street Capital Co. (NYSE:MAIN) traded down $0.30 during midday trading on Monday, reaching $39.73. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 254,400 shares, compared to its average volume of 233,594. The stock has a market cap of $2,270.00, a P/E ratio of 14.04 and a beta of 1.04. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.20, a current ratio of 0.10 and a quick ratio of 0.10. Main Street Capital Co. has a 12 month low of $35.25 and a 12 month high of $41.79.

Main Street Capital (NYSE:MAIN) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. The financial services provider reported $0.60 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.57 by $0.03. Main Street Capital had a return on equity of 10.14% and a net margin of 79.87%. The business had revenue of $51.79 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $50.89 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.58 earnings per share. The business’s revenue was up 11.1% compared to the same quarter last year. equities analysts anticipate that Main Street Capital Co. will post 2.33 earnings per share for the current year.

The business also recently declared a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, February 15th. Investors of record on Friday, January 19th will be given a $0.19 dividend. This represents a $2.28 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.74%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 18th. Main Street Capital’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 80.57%.

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About Main Street Capital

Main Street Capital Corporation (MSCC) is a principal investment firm. MSCC’s principal investment objective is to maximize its portfolio’s total return by generating current income from the Company’s debt investments and capital appreciation from its equity and equity related investments, including warrants, convertible securities and other rights to acquire equity securities in a portfolio company.

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Analysts Anticipate Atento SA (ATTO) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $487.58 Million

Finally, Quantum Capital Management raised its position in shares of Atento by 1.1% in the 2nd quarter. Quantum Capital Management now owns 16,911 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $189,000 after purchasing an additional 178 shares in the last quarter. 94.67% of the stock …

Atento logoEquities research analysts expect Atento SA (NYSE:ATTO) to announce $487.58 million in sales for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Two analysts have made estimates for Atento’s earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $494.45 million and the lowest estimate coming in at $480.70 million. Atento reported sales of $442.01 million during the same quarter last year, which would suggest a positive year-over-year growth rate of 10.3%. The company is scheduled to announce its next earnings report on Tuesday, March 20th.

On average, analysts expect that Atento will report full-year sales of $487.58 million for the current fiscal year, with estimates ranging from $1.91 billion to $1.94 billion. For the next financial year, analysts expect that the company will post sales of $2.00 billion per share, with estimates ranging from $1.99 billion to $2.02 billion. Zacks’ sales calculations are a mean average based on a survey of research firms that follow Atento.

Several research firms recently commented on ATTO. Zacks Investment Research lowered Atento from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, November 3rd. Robert W. Baird reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Atento in a research report on Tuesday, September 19th. BidaskClub lowered Atento from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Saturday, September 30th. Barrington Research set a $16.00 target price on Atento and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, December 20th. Finally, ValuEngine raised Atento from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, December 6th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Atento currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $14.50.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the business. Macquarie Group Ltd. acquired a new position in shares of Atento in the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $660,000. Smith Moore & CO. acquired a new position in shares of Atento in the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $232,000. Edinburgh Partners Ltd raised its position in shares of Atento by 237.3% in the 3rd quarter. Edinburgh Partners Ltd now owns 98,500 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $1,143,000 after purchasing an additional 69,300 shares in the last quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Atento in the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $115,000. Finally, Quantum Capital Management raised its position in shares of Atento by 1.1% in the 2nd quarter. Quantum Capital Management now owns 16,911 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $189,000 after purchasing an additional 178 shares in the last quarter. 94.67% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

Atento (NYSE ATTO) traded up $0.20 during trading on Monday, reaching $10.15. The company had a trading volume of 98,200 shares, compared to its average volume of 71,980. The firm has a market cap of $750.18, a price-to-earnings ratio of 72.50, a PEG ratio of 0.86 and a beta of -0.07. The company has a quick ratio of 1.58, a current ratio of 1.58 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.09. Atento has a 12-month low of $7.60 and a 12-month high of $12.90.

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Atento Company Profile

Atento SA is a provider of customer-relationship management and business-process outsourcing (CRM BPO) services and solutions in Latin America. The Company offers a portfolio of CRM BPO services, including customer care, sales, collections, back office and technical support. The Company operates through three segments: EMEA, Americas and Brazil.

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WINTON GROUP Ltd Purchases Shares of 6156 TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. (AMTD)

TD Ameritrade logo WINTON GROUP Ltd acquired a new position in TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:AMTD) in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor acquired 6,156 shares of the financial services provider’s stock, …

TD Ameritrade logoWINTON GROUP Ltd acquired a new position in TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:AMTD) in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor acquired 6,156 shares of the financial services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $300,000.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in AMTD. Toronto Dominion Bank increased its position in shares of TD Ameritrade by 5.0% during the third quarter. Toronto Dominion Bank now owns 234,004,635 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $11,419,426,000 after purchasing an additional 11,082,105 shares in the last quarter. Janus Henderson Group PLC increased its position in shares of TD Ameritrade by 26,316.9% during the second quarter. Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 20,404,947 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $877,208,000 after purchasing an additional 20,327,705 shares in the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. increased its position in shares of TD Ameritrade by 3.2% during the second quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 13,265,664 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $570,291,000 after purchasing an additional 408,837 shares in the last quarter. FMR LLC increased its position in shares of TD Ameritrade by 103.8% during the second quarter. FMR LLC now owns 10,475,718 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $450,351,000 after purchasing an additional 5,336,529 shares in the last quarter. Finally, RPTC Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of TD Ameritrade during the second quarter worth about $402,937,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 88.56% of the company’s stock.

AMTD has been the topic of a number of research reports. Zacks Investment Research lowered TD Ameritrade from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, September 11th. BidaskClub raised TD Ameritrade from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, September 15th. Goldman Sachs Group reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and issued a $53.00 price objective on shares of TD Ameritrade in a report on Tuesday, October 3rd. Morgan Stanley lifted their price objective on TD Ameritrade from $43.00 to $47.00 and gave the company an “equal weight” rating in a report on Thursday, October 5th. Finally, Jefferies Group reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a $46.00 price objective on shares of TD Ameritrade in a report on Friday, October 6th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the stock. TD Ameritrade presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $50.21.

Shares of TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:AMTD) traded down $0.34 on Monday, reaching $51.13. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 1,781,399 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,544,612. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.37, a current ratio of 1.08 and a quick ratio of 1.08. The firm has a market cap of $28,987.61, a P/E ratio of 31.18, a PEG ratio of 1.10 and a beta of 1.57. TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. has a 52 week low of $36.12 and a 52 week high of $54.24.

TD Ameritrade (NASDAQ:AMTD) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October 24th. The financial services provider reported $0.49 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.46 by $0.03. TD Ameritrade had a return on equity of 15.91% and a net margin of 23.72%. The company had revenue of $983.00 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $958.57 million. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.35 EPS. TD Ameritrade’s revenue was up 18.6% on a year-over-year basis. research analysts anticipate that TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. will post 2.33 earnings per share for the current year.

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TD Ameritrade Profile

TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation is a provider of securities brokerage services and related technology-based financial services. The Company provides its services to retail investors, traders and independent registered investment advisors (RIAs). The Company provides its services through the Internet, a national branch network and relationships with RIAs.

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Gagnon Securities LLC Sells 23332 Shares of Actua Corp (NASDAQ:ACTA)

Actua logo Gagnon Securities LLC lessened its position in shares of Actua Corp (NASDAQ:ACTA) by 42.9% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 31,033 shares of the software maker’s stock after …

Actua logoGagnon Securities LLC lessened its position in shares of Actua Corp (NASDAQ:ACTA) by 42.9% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 31,033 shares of the software maker’s stock after selling 23,332 shares during the quarter. Gagnon Securities LLC owned about 0.09% of Actua worth $475,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in ACTA. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of Actua by 5.3% in the 1st quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 126,382 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $1,776,000 after purchasing an additional 6,327 shares during the period. Credit Suisse AG boosted its holdings in shares of Actua by 71.7% in the 1st quarter. Credit Suisse AG now owns 122,794 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $1,725,000 after purchasing an additional 51,298 shares during the period. American Century Companies Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Actua in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $690,000. Citadel Advisors LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Actua by 79.9% in the 3rd quarter. Citadel Advisors LLC now owns 190,841 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $2,920,000 after purchasing an additional 84,732 shares during the period. Finally, Renaissance Technologies LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Actua by 99.7% in the 2nd quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 1,325,719 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $18,626,000 after purchasing an additional 661,800 shares during the period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 72.53% of the company’s stock.

A number of equities analysts have recently commented on ACTA shares. ValuEngine cut Actua from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, September 13th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Actua from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, September 19th. Barrington Research cut Actua from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 4th. Finally, BidaskClub upgraded Actua from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, December 7th.

Shares of Actua Corp (NASDAQ ACTA) remained flat at $$15.60 during midday trading on Monday. 117,500 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 149,188. The firm has a market capitalization of $510.47, a P/E ratio of 7.06 and a beta of 1.68. Actua Corp has a 12-month low of $11.85 and a 12-month high of $15.95.

Actua (NASDAQ:ACTA) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, November 9th. The software maker reported ($0.19) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.14) by ($0.05). Actua had a net margin of 67.78% and a negative return on equity of 5.80%. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned ($0.04) EPS. equities research analysts predict that Actua Corp will post -1.01 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

In other Actua news, CFO Raymond Kirk Morgan sold 1,687 shares of Actua stock in a transaction on Tuesday, October 17th. The stock was sold at an average price of $15.60, for a total transaction of $26,317.20. Following the completion of the sale, the chief financial officer now directly owns 155,360 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $2,423,616. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Over the last ninety days, insiders have sold 5,061 shares of company stock valued at $78,446. 10.20% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.

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Actua Company Profile

Actua Corporation, formerly ICG Group, Inc, is a multi-vertical cloud technology company. The Company operates through two segments, which include the vertical cloud segment and the vertical cloud (venture) segment. The Company’s vertical cloud-based businesses include Bolt Solutions Inc (Bolt), Folio Dynamics Holdings Inc (FolioDynamix), GovDelivery Holdings, Inc (GovDelivery) and VelocityEHS Holdings, Inc (VelocityEHS), which operate in the commercial and personal property and casualty insurance, wealth management, government communications and environmental, health and safety (EH&S) markets, respectively.

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