Been a busy few days here, but wow this is a rough market.
The BDCR Index had a slid another -1.47% this past week from a level of 309.35 on 6/10/2011 to 304.81 for the week ending 6/17/2011. The major winners were NGPC (+6.08%) and CODI (+5.52%) and the major losers were EQS (-6.30%) and MCGC (-5.51%).
ACAS - CEO Malon Wilkus buys 11,5000 shares, Senior VP Brian Graff unloads 926 shares
EQS - New board was elected without issues. - http://finance.yahoo.com/news/Equus-Announces-Results-of-iw-1454894910.html?x=0&.v=1
FSC - Releases newsletter - http://ir.fifthstreetfinance.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=216346&p=irol-newsArticle&ID=1572963&highlight=
Also, their CEO Leonard Tennebaum bought 10,000 shares on 6/14.
KCAP - Declares second quarter dividend of 17 cents (unchanged)
Motley Fool article on FSC and other BDCs - http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2011/06/18/is-fifth-street-finance-the-perfect-stock.aspx A bit ironic considering FSC (and of course PSEC) just did an equity raise this week.