Prospect Capital (PSEC) declared total dividends of $1.00 per share in fiscal 2017, which is the same as it declared in fiscal 2016.
Prospect Capital (PSEC) witnessed a substantial fall in its originations in fiscal 4Q17, compared with fiscal 3Q17.
Prospect Capital’s (PSEC) total investments at fair value in fiscal 4Q17 stood at $5.8 billion, reflecting a marginal fall from $6.0 billion in fiscal 3Q17.
Prospect Capital witnessed a fall in its fiscal 4Q17 total investment income, from $193 million in fiscal 4Q16 to $166.7 million last quarter.
Prospect Capital (PSEC) reported EPS (earnings per share) of $0.19 in fiscal 4Q17, missing the analysts’ estimate of $0.21.
As of August 2017, Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) stock has risen 4.2% in the past month and 21.2% in the past year.
Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) has stuck to Warren Buffett’s policy of no dividends or repurchases since the beginning of its operations.
According to its 13F filings, Berkshire Hathaway’s portfolio value stood at $162 billion on June 30, 2017, representing a marginal decline from $163 billion in 1Q17.
Corporations in the US have benefited from the near-zero interest rate policy since 2007, though these benefits have been partially offset by lower leverage.
Berkshire Hathaway’s (BRK.B) stock is priced at the high level of ~$270,000, with no dividends.
Berkshire Hathaway’s Services and Retail divisions have stakes in housing finance, financial services, electronics, jet services, media, and logistics.
Berkshire’s (BRK.B) continued interest in manufacturing has placed it well among other big players to take advantage of the policies of the current US administration.
Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) manages its energy portfolio and investments through its Berkshire Hathaway Energy or BHE subsidiary.
Berkshire Hathaway’s (BRK.B) BNSF Railway has seen stable growth over the past few quarters after continued investments in the company.
Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) raises capital through its insurance businesses in the form of premiums.
Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) has outperformed the S&P 500 for the past few decades and has generated strong returns for shareholders under Warren Buffett.
T. Rowe Price Group (TROW) witnessed an increase of 16.4% in its assets under management (or AUM), which stood at $903.6 billion in 2Q17 as compared to $776.6 billion in 2Q16.
Currently, 15 analysts are covering T. Rowe Price Group (TROW). Nine analysts have rated the stock as a “hold.”
In 2Q17, T. Rowe Price Group (TROW) had net cash flows of -$5.7 billion in US-sponsored mutual funds after the client transfers.
In 2017, T. Rowe Price Group (TROW) is expected to witness a marginal rise of 4.2% in its dividend distribution as compared to 2016.