Insider Trading Update: Capitala Finance Corp. $CPTA

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Capitala Finance Corp. (CPTA) insiders have most recently took part in a trading activity. On Dec 1, 2017 Carroll Larry W., Director bought 10,000 shares having total worth of $76,200 at the price of $7.62 per share, following the transaction a total of 120,000 shares owned by Carroll Larry W.. Before this latest buy, Carroll Larry W. purchased CPTA at 2 other times during the past twelve months, for a total investment of $259,200 at an average of $8.39 per share.

On the same day, Alala Joseph B Iii, See Remarks bought 520 shares having total worth of $3,962 at the price of $7.62 per share, following the transaction a total of 729,921 shares owned by Alala Joseph B Iii. Before this latest buy, Alala Joseph B Iii purchased CPTA at 2 other times during the past twelve months, for a total investment of $778,029 at an average of $8.39 per share.

The stock has experienced a total of 2 insider trades in the past three months. These trades include 2 buy trades. Furthermore, over the past 12 months , the stock was traded 8 times by insiders. an employee of the company was the buyer in 8 instances.

Time Frame Number of Insider Buy Number of Insider Sell Stock Price Change(%)
3 Month 2 0 -41.62%
12 Month 8 0 -45.79%

Shares of Capitala Finance Corp. (CPTA) traded down 0.39% on Dec 1, 2017, hitting $7.59. 125,937 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Capitala Finance Corp. has a 52 week low of $7.47 and a 52 week high of $15.6. The company’s market cap is $208 million.

Capitala Finance Corp. (CPTA) last announced its earnings results on Nov 6, 2017. The company reported 0.28 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, same as the consensus estimate of 0.28. The company had revenue of $12 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $13 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted 0.47 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 29% on a year-over-year basis.

2017-11-06 2017-08-07 2017-05-08 2017-03-07 2016-11-08 2016-08-09 2016-05-09 2016-03-08 2015-11-09 2015-08-10
earnings per share 0.28 0.15 0.39 0.43 0.47 0.47 0.47 0.47 0.48 0.33
Revenue(M) 12.31 12.36 14.82 16.51 17.36 16.99 17.45 16.55 18.3 15.08

William White

William White is a financial writer. He graduated with a degree in Economics. He has contributed to major financial websites and print publications for over 8 years. He handles much of this site's news coverage for corporate insider activity, and occasionally cover other areas of financial sector.

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William White
William White is a financial writer. He graduated with a degree in Economics. He has contributed to major financial websites and print publications for over 8 years. He handles much of this site's news coverage for corporate insider activity, and occasionally cover other areas of financial sector.