Published On: Wed, Oct 19th, 2016

Analyst Review: Main Street Capital Corporation (NYSE:MAIN)


A number of investment brokers have recently updated their price targets on shares of Main Street Capital Corporation (NYSE:MAIN).

Most recent broker ratings

08/17/2016 – Main Street Capital Corporation had its “outperform” rating reiterated by analysts at Robert W. Baird. They now have a USD 37 price target on the stock.

08/11/2016 – Main Street Capital Corporation had its “outperform” rating reiterated by analysts at RBC Capital. They now have a USD 35 price target on the stock.

08/10/2016 – Main Street Capital Corporation had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Wunderlich. They now have a USD 37 price target on the stock.

08/10/2016 – Main Street Capital Corporation had its “outperform” rating reiterated by analysts at FBR Capital Markets. They now have a USD 37 price target on the stock.

11/10/2015 – Main Street Capital Corporation had its “neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at National Securities. They now have a USD 34 price target on the stock.

05/06/2015 – Main Street Capital Corporation was upgraded to “buy” by analysts at Zacks. They now have a USD 34 price target on the stock.

04/29/2015 – Main Street Capital Corporation had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at MLV & Co. They now have a USD 35 price target on the stock.

06/26/2014 – SunTrust began new coverage on Main Street Capital Corporation giving the company a “neutral” rating. They now have a USD 32 price target on the stock.

05/16/2014 – Main Street Capital Corporation was upgraded to “outperform” by analysts at Raymond James. They now have a USD 34 price target on the stock.

The share price of Main Street Capital Corporation (NYSE:MAIN) was down -0.14% during the last day of trading, with a day high of 33.40. 235607 shares were traded during the last session.

The stock’s 50 day moving average is 34.23 and its 200 day moving average is 32.96. The stock’s market capitalization is 1.74B. Main Street Capital Corporation has a 52-week low of 24.21 and a 52-week high of 34.75.

Main Street Capital Corporation (MSCC) is a principal investment firm. MSCC is primarily focused on providing customized debt and equity financing to lower middle market (LMM) companies and debt capital to middle market (Middle Market) companies. The Company’s portfolio investments are made to support management buyouts, recapitalizations, growth financings, refinancings and acquisitions of companies that operate in various industry sectors. The Company invests primarily in secured debt investments, equity investments, warrants and other securities of LMM companies based in the United States and in secured debt investments of Middle Market companies generally headquartered in the United States. The Company’s investment portfolio includes its investments in LMM portfolio companies, investments in Middle Market portfolio companies, Private Loan portfolio investments, Other Portfolio investments, and the investment in MSC Adviser I, LLC (the External Investment Manager).