Insider Trading Update: Capitala Finance Corp. $CPTA

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Capitala Finance Corp. (CPTA) insider have most recently took part in a trading activity. On Dec 21, 2017 Carroll Larry W., Director bought 10,000 shares having total worth of $75,000 at the price of $7.5 per share, following the transaction a total of 130,000 shares owned by Carroll Larry W.. Before this latest buy, Carroll Larry W. purchased CPTA at 3 other times during the past twelve months, for a total investment of $335,400 at an average of $8.13 per share.

The stock has experienced a total of 4 insider trades in the past three months. These trades include 4 buy trades. Furthermore, over the past 12 months , the stock was traded 10 times by insiders. an employee of the company was the buyer in 10 instances.

Time Frame Number of Insider Buy Number of Insider Sell Stock Price Change(%)
3 Month 4 0 -18.87%
12 Month 10 0 -48.45%

Shares of Capitala Finance Corp. (CPTA) traded down 0.93% on Dec 21, 2017, hitting $7.48. 138,556 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.