Shares of Great Elm Cap C (NASDAQ:GECC) have received an average broker rating score of 2.00 (Buy) from the two brokers that provide coverage for the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. Great Elm Cap C’s rating score has declined by 100% from three months ago as a result of a number of analysts’ upgrades and downgrades.

Analysts have set a twelve-month consensus price objective of $12.00 for the company, according to Zacks. Zacks has also given Great Elm Cap C an industry rank of 88 out of 265 based on the ratings given to related companies.

Several equities research analysts have commented on GECC shares. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Great Elm Cap C from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $10.00 price target on the stock in a research report on Friday, November 10th. Janney Montgomery Scott started coverage on shares of Great Elm Cap C in a research note on Monday, November 6th. They set a “neutral” rating and a $12.00 price objective on the stock.

Shares of Great Elm Cap C (NASDAQ GECC) traded up $0.02 during trading hours on Monday, reaching $9.52. 8,731 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 24,581. The company has a current ratio of 0.61, a quick ratio of 0.61 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.49. Great Elm Cap C has a 52-week low of $8.76 and a 52-week high of $11.90.

In other news, major shareholder Mast Capital Management, Llc sold 59,676 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, September 21st. The shares were sold at an average price of $10.65, for a total transaction of $635,549.40. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. Also, insider Peter A. Reed acquired 3,807 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, November 17th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $9.85 per share, for a total transaction of $37,498.95. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Over the last 90 days, insiders have bought 11,095 shares of company stock worth $106,139 and have sold 333,505 shares worth $3,463,307.

Several institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Quantum Capital Management acquired a new position in shares of Great Elm Cap C during the 3rd quarter worth about $512,000. Royal Bank of Canada acquired a new position in shares of Great Elm Cap C during the 2nd quarter worth about $512,000. GRT Capital Partners L.L.C. acquired a new position in shares of Great Elm Cap C during the 2nd quarter worth about $237,000. Finally, Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. increased its stake in shares of Great Elm Cap C by 1.7% during the 2nd quarter. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. now owns 50,669 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $538,000 after purchasing an additional 871 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 21.49% of the company’s stock.

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