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American Capital, Ltd.
Industry Financial, Private equity
Fate Merged into Ares Capital Corporation
Founded 1986; 31 years ago (1986)
Defunct January 3, 2017 (2017-01-03)
Headquarters Bethesda, Maryland, United States
Key people
Malon Wilkus, CEO & Chairman
Products closed-end fund, Leveraged buyouts, Mezzanine capital
Number of employees
392
Website AmericanCapital.com

American Capital, Ltd. was an American publicly traded private equity firm and global asset manager. American Capital, both directly and through its asset management business, originated, underwrote and managed investments in middle market private equity, leveraged finance and structured products. American Capital managed $10 billion of assets, including assets on its balance sheet and fee earning assets under management by affiliated managers. Founded in 1986 and publicly traded between 1997 and 2017, American Capital had six offices in the U.S. and Europe.

Through its private equity and leveraged finance business, American Capital participated in management and employee buyouts either by providing mezzanine and senior debt financing for buyouts led by private equity firms or by providing capital directly to companies through a 'One Stop Buyout' in which it funded senior debt, mezzanine and equity and was the controlling shareholder. American Capital and its affiliates invested from $10 million to $600 million per company in North America and €10 million to €300 million per company in Europe.

American Capital owned and managed European Capital, a fund with €0.9 billion of assets. European Capital invests in management and employee buyouts either by providing mezzanine and senior debt financing for buyouts led by private equity firms or by providing capital directly to companies through a 'One Stop Buyout' in which it funds senior debt, mezzanine and equity and is the controlling shareholder.

Since its 1997 IPO through to September 2015, American Capital had invested $37 billion in over 730 companies, including well-known companies such as AAMCO, Bumble Bee Seafoods, Bushnell Outdoor Products, Camelbak, Euro-Pro, Evenflo Company, Gibson Guitars, Piper Aircraft, Riddell and Rug Doctor.

Through its asset management business, American Capital managed publicly traded American Capital Senior Floating (NASDAQ: ACSF) and seven private funds.

American Capital had six offices in New York, Chicago, Annapolis, London, Paris with its home office in Bethesda, MD.

On January 3, 2017, American Capital completed its merger with Ares Capital Corporation.

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Q reports

Period Date Adjusted Actuals EPS GAAP EPS
Q4 2020 2021-01-27 Future report Set alerts
Q3 2020 2020-10-28 Future report Set alerts
Q2 2020 2020-07-27 0.58 1.24
Q1 2020 2020-04-29 0.57 -4.46
Q4 2019 2020-01-29 0.57 1.56
Q3 2019 2019-10-30 0.59 -0.03
Q2 2019 2019-07-24 0.49 -0.85
Q1 2019 2019-04-24 0.52 0.47
Q4 2018 2019-01-30 0.53 -1.61
Q3 2018 2018-10-24 0.61 0.45

Ratings

2016-07-09 Downgrade Nomura Holdings Inc. Hold
2016-07-08 Downgrade Nomura Buy to Neutral $21.00
2016-06-29 Upgrade Bank of America Underperform to Neutral
2016-06-29 Upgrade Bank of America Corp. Underperform to Neutral
2016-05-23 Upgrade Wunderlich Hold to Buy $19.50 to $23.00
2016-04-27 Reiterated Rating Maxim Group Buy $23.00 to $22.00
2016-04-27 Lower Price Target RBC Capital Outperform $23.00 to $22.00
2016-04-27 Lower Price Target Royal Bank Of Canada Outperform $23.00 to $22.00
2016-03-22 Lower Price Target Nomura $23.00 to $21.00
2016-03-22 Lower Price Target Nomura Holdings Inc. $23.00 to $21.00
2016-02-09 Lower Price Target Deutsche Bank Hold $20.50 to $20.00
2016-02-09 Lower Price Target Deutsche Bank AG Hold $20.50 to $20.00
2016-02-04 Lower Price Target Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Outperform $20.70 to $20.25
2015-12-16 Downgrade Morgan Stanley Equal Weight to Underweight $21.00 to $18.00
2015-12-08 Reiterated Rating Compass Point Buy $19.00 to $18.00
2015-12-03 Reiterated Rating JPMorgan Chase & Co. Outperform $25.00 to $23.50
2015-12-03 Reiterated Rating Credit Suisse Outperform $25.00 to $24.00
2015-12-03 Reiterated Rating Credit Suisse Group AG Outperform $25.00 to $24.00
2015-11-08 Upgrade Cantor Fitzgerald Hold to Buy
2015-11-01 Reiterated Rating Compass Point Buy $22.00 to $21.00
2015-10-28 Lower Price Target Deutsche Bank Hold $21.50 to $20.50
2015-10-28 Lower Price Target Keefe, Bruyette & Woods $22.00 to $20.70
2015-10-28 Lower Price Target RBC Capital Outperform $24.00 to $23.00
2015-10-27 Downgrade Wunderlich Buy to Hold $21.00 to $19.50
2015-08-13 Upgrade Compass Point Neutral to Buy $22.00
2015-08-12 Upgrade Nomura Neutral to Buy $21.00 to $23.00
2015-08-03 Lower Price Target Deutsche Bank Hold $23.00 to $21.50
2015-08-03 Lower Price Target RBC Capital Outperform $26.00 to $24.00
2015-07-30 Reiterated Rating Wunderlich Buy $21.00
2015-07-29 Lower Price Target Barclays Equal Weight $23.00 to $20.00
2015-07-29 Lower Price Target Barclays PLC Equal Weight $23.00 to $20.00
2015-07-07 Upgrade Wells Fargo & Co. Market Perform to Outperform
2015-07-07 Upgrade Wells Fargo Market Perform to Outperform
2015-06-23 Reiterated Rating Wunderlich Buy $21.00
2015-06-17 Downgrade Bank of America Neutral to Underperform $20.00 to $16.00
2015-05-11 Reiterated Rating JPMorgan Chase & Co. Overweight $19.50 to $18.50
2015-04-29 Set Price Target Compass Point Hold $24.00
2015-04-28 Lower Price Target Wunderlich Buy $26.50 to $23.00
2015-02-03 Set Price Target Deutsche Bank Hold $24.30 to $24.50
2015-02-02 Lower Price Target JPMorgan Chase & Co. Overweight $25.00 to $23.50
2015-01-30 Initiated Coverage Nomura Neutral
2015-01-12 Downgrade Wells Fargo & Co. Outperform to Market Perform
2015-01-12 Downgrade Wells Fargo Outperform to Market Perform
2014-11-07 Reiterated Rating JPMorgan Chase & Co. Overweight $18.50 to $21.00
2014-10-29 Reiterated Rating Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Outperform $26.00 to $25.50
2014-10-20 Downgrade JMP Securities Outperform to Market Perform
2014-07-31 Reiterated Rating Citigroup Inc. Neutral $21.00 to $23.00
2014-07-31 Boost Price Target Compass Point $24.00 to $25.00
2014-07-31 Boost Price Target Keefe, Bruyette & Woods $24.50 to $26.00
2014-07-30 Boost Price Target RBC Capital Outperform $26.00 to $27.00
2014-07-29 Upgrade Wunderlich Hold to Buy $23.50 to $26.50
2014-07-29 Boost Price Target Credit Suisse Outperform $24.00 to $25.00
2014-06-12 Reiterated Rating JPMorgan Chase & Co. Overweight $22.50 to $24.00
2014-05-12 Boost Price Target Nomura $23.00 to $24.00
2014-05-09 Boost Price Target BMO Capital Markets $17.00 to $18.00
2014-04-30 Boost Price Target Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Outperform $24.00 to $24.50
2014-04-29 Reiterated Rating Deutsche Bank Hold $22.75 to $23.25
2014-04-29 Boost Price Target Credit Suisse $23.00 to $24.00
2014-04-16 Reiterated Rating JPMorgan Chase & Co. Overweight $22.50
2014-04-01 Boost Price Target Compass Point $16.50 to $18.00
2014-03-24 Downgrade Compass Point Buy to Neutral $24.50 to $24.00
2014-02-05 Lower Price Target Keefe, Bruyette & Woods $25.50 to $24.00
2014-02-05 Lower Price Target Barclays $24.00 to $22.00
2014-02-05 Lower Price Target Jefferies Group $23.00 to $22.00
2014-02-05 Upgrade JPMorgan Chase & Co. Neutral to Overweight $20.00 to $22.00
2014-02-04 Reiterated Rating Deutsche Bank Hold $24.00 to $22.75
2013-12-23 Upgrade Ned Davis Research Sell to Neutral
2013-12-19 Upgrade Sandler O'Neill Sell to Hold
2013-12-05 Initiated Coverage Goldman Sachs Sell $18.50
2013-11-03 Reiterated Rating JPMorgan Chase & Co. Hold $22.00
2013-10-30 Lower Price Target Compass Point Buy $28.00 to $26.00
2013-10-29 Lower Price Target Keefe, Bruyette & Woods $27.00 to $25.50
2013-10-29 Downgrade Bank of America Buy to Neutral
2013-10-16 Reiterated Rating JPMorgan Chase & Co. Hold $22.00
2013-10-16 Boost Price Target Jefferies Group Hold $23.00
2013-09-26 Initiated Coverage JPMorgan Chase & Co. Neutral $22.00
2013-09-16 Downgrade Sandler O'Neill Hold to Sell
2013-07-31 Reiterated Wunderlich Hold $29 to $23.50
2013-07-30 Reiterated Compass Point Buy $33.50 to $28
2013-07-17 Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $26.50 to $23.50
2013-07-11 Downgrade Evercore Overweight to Equal Weight
2013-07-10 Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $27 to $26
2013-07-08 Downgrade Wunderlich Buy to Hold
2013-06-13 Reiterated Maxim Group Buy $36 to $31
2013-02-11 Reiterated Wunderlich Buy $34 to $36
2013-02-08 Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $33 to $31.50
2012-11-07 Reiterated Stifel Nicolaus Buy $34.50 to $35
2012-10-15 Reiterated Wunderlich Hold $37 to $30
2012-07-18 Downgrade Wunderlich Buy to Hold $34 to $34
2012-06-22 Initiated Maxim Group Buy $33.50
2016-07-09 Downgrade Nomura Holdings Inc. Hold
2016-07-08 Downgrade Nomura Buy to Neutral $21.00
2016-06-29 Upgrade Bank of America Underperform to Neutral
2016-06-29 Upgrade Bank of America Corp. Underperform to Neutral
2016-05-23 Upgrade Wunderlich Hold to Buy $19.50 to $23.00

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Major Shareholders

Name Relationship Total Shares Holding stocks
AMERICAN CAPITAL, LTD 0.71%  (2500100) AGNC / MTGE /
Kain Gary D CIO and SVP 0.35%  (1230417) AGNC / MTGE /
Federico Peter J SVP and Chief Risk Officer 0.10%  (357897) AGNC / MTGE /
Kuehl Christopher Senior VP 0.10%  (351111) AGNC / MTGE /
HARVEY LARRY K 0.01%  (52717) AGNC / HST / MTGE /
Dobbs Randy E. 0.01%  (39949) AGNC / MTGE /
Larocca Prue 0.01%  (37628) AGNC / MTGE /
Couch Robert M. 0.01%  (28449) AGNC / MTGE /
Davis Morris A. 0.01%  (26454) AGNC / MTGE /
WILKUS MALON CEO 0.01%  (25000) ACAS / AGNC / MTGE /
Pas Aaron Senior Vice President 0.01%  (24010) AGNC / MTGE /
Bell Bernice SVP and Chief Accounting Off. 0.01%  (20078) AGNC /

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