The BDC Reporter reviews a strange week in the markets as investors switched from rampant optimism back to white knuckled fear. We also offer up our candid view of what might happen next, and our surprise as to how the markets have behaved to date.
After a day of red ink in the markets, the BDC Reporter thought to analyze how the sector fared – both in absolute terms and against the broader indices – and to review the impact on the 45 public entities we track.
Horizon Technology Finance’s only troubled portfolio company has been sold. We discuss the back story of the credit; its impact on Horizon and what we’ve learned from the publicly available information on the subject.
We compare the three issues we wrote about in advance of Horizon Technology’s third quarter 2019 results against the actual outcome. Plus, we preview the same issues – plus one new key item – for the fourth quarter.
We review price developments and new issuance in the BDC Fixed Income segment for the week ended October 25, 2019.
Nine BDCs have reported earnings through the close on August 2, 2018. We’ve got the highlights, the lowlights and an early idea of where the BDC sector is headed.
Contradictory data about the direction of the BDC common sector, but the trend seems more to the downside than the upside.
The BDC Reporter compares its 2018 projections for Horizon Technology against the first quarter’s actual results.
On the cusp of the most interesting Earnings Season in years, BDC stocks remained in a narrow range. We look forward to the debate about extra leverage but also beyond…
The BDC Fixed Income segment is battered and bruised – but still standing. We discuss the phenomenon and answer the question: For how much longer ?
From our BDC daily news gathering we answer such questions as “Who’s Worried About Their Stock Price”; “Who’s Booking Big Fees In IQ 2018 ?” and “Who’s Making Changes In The C Suite ?”. And more.