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Apollo Investment Corporation (AINV)
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Apollo Global Management: Tax Reform Is A Potential Catalyst
Apollo Global Management, LLC ( APO ) is a US-based alternative asset manager, which was founded by Leon Black, Joshua Harris, and Marc Rowan in 1990. Its primary business segments consist of Private Equity, Credit, and Real Assets. The company describes its investment philosophy as follows: …
Road To Financial Independence: My December 88-Stock Portfolio Review
First of all, Happy New Year everybody! 2017 has been a special year with global stock markets, particularly the US markets, rallying strongly. The broad S&P 500 (NYSEARCA: SPY ) almost gained 20% and was outperformed significantly by the Dow Jones (+25%) and the tech-heavy Nasdaq (+32…
Rising Rates Driving Higher Earnings In The High-Yield BDC Sector
Interest Rate Sensitivity "Interest rate sensitivity refers to the change in earnings that may result from changes in the level of interest rates. Because we fund a portion of our investments with borrowings, our net investment income is affected by the difference between the rate at w…
Apollo Investment Corporation Schedules Earnings Release and Conference Call for Third Quarter of Fiscal Year 2018
Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ: AINV) (the Company) announced today that it will report results for the quarter ended December 31, 2017 prior to the opening of the financial markets on Wednesday, February 7, 2018. The Company will also host a conference call on Wed…
Leveraging For Profit: Ares Capital And Apollo Investments
The Power of Leverage and More Most businesses include financial leveraging to maximize profits. This practice is centuries old. Financial leverage occurs when businesses add debt to acquire new assets. Companies do so because the interest rate on the debt is less than the asset percenta…
10% High-Yield Portfolio 2017 Final Results (BDC And mREIT), 50/50 Allocation
Introduction The title of this article says it all. I started building my portfolio 4 years ago with a design yield of 10%; at the end of 2017 Im still at 10%. Today's yields on BDCs average 9.5% and the mREITs average 10.5%. For the year BDCs have struggled and one reason for the …
Main Street Capital's NAV, Valuation, And Dividend Compared To 11 BDC Peers (Post Q3 2017 Earnings) - Part 2
Authors Note: PART 1 of this article analyzed Main Street Capital Corp.s ( MAIN ) recent quarterly results and compared several of the companys metrics to eight other business development company (BDC) peers. PART 1 helps lead to a better understandi…
The High-Yield BDC Sector Is Ready To Rally In 2018
As mentioned in " Tax-Loss Harvesting For The High-Yield BDC Sector In 2017? ", I was anticipating a pullback in general business development company ("BDC") pricing over the last few weeks potentially related to tax-loss selling. As shown below, UBS ETRACS Business Development Company ETN (NY…
My Journey To Financial Independence: 86-Stock November Portfolio Update - Buying Apple, AbbVie And BMW
It's November and the year is coming to an end, fast and furious. Global stock markets rallied in November and despite still being hampered by the strong euro my portfolio also appreciated quite significantly driven mostly by Altria ( MO ) and AT&T ( T ). The expected corporate tax refor…
Prospect Capital's Dividend And NAV Sustainability Analysis - Part 2 (Including February-April 2018 Dividend Projection)
Author's Note: PART 2 of this article is a continuation from PART 1 which was discussed in a previous publication. Please see PART 1 of this article for a discussion on the near-term dividend sustainability of Prospect Capital Corp. ( PSEC ). PART 1 helps lead to a better understanding of …
Apollo Investment (AINV) Presents At Wells Fargo Investment Thought Leadership Forum 2017 - Slideshow
The following slide deck was published by Apollo Investment in conjunction with this Read more …
Apollo Investment Corporation (AINV)