Insider Buying: Oxford Square Capital Corp. (NASDAQ:OXSQ) COO Acquires 12,500 Shares of Stock

Oxford Square Capital Corp. (NASDAQ:OXSQ) COO Saul B. Rosenthal purchased 12,500 shares of Oxford Square Capital stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, September 23rd. The stock was bought at an average cost of $4.09 per share, with a total value of $51,125.00. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link.

NASDAQ OXSQ traded up $0.01 during trading on Friday, reaching $4.05. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 149,991 shares, compared to its average volume of 256,315. The firm has a market cap of $200.98 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 2.26 and a beta of 1.34. Oxford Square Capital Corp. has a twelve month low of $2.31 and a twelve month high of $5.22. The business’s fifty day moving average price is $4.52 and its 200-day moving average price is $4.72.

Oxford Square Capital (NASDAQ:OXSQ) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, July 26th. The company reported $0.06 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.11 by ($0.05). Oxford Square Capital had a return on equity of 7.37% and a net margin of 260.69%. The firm had revenue of $7.84 million for the quarter. On average, equities analysts predict that Oxford Square Capital Corp. will post 0.34 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The company also recently declared a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 31st. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.035 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 16th. This represents a $0.42 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 10.37%. Oxford Square Capital’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 105.00%.

Institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership increased its stake in shares of Oxford Square Capital by 5.6% during the first quarter. Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership now owns 557,710 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,588,000 after acquiring an additional 29,604 shares during the period. Rockefeller Capital Management L.P. acquired a new position in Oxford Square Capital during the second quarter worth about $601,000. Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd acquired a new position in Oxford Square Capital during the first quarter worth about $56,000. Virtus ETF Advisers LLC grew its position in Oxford Square Capital by 10.8% during the second quarter. Virtus ETF Advisers LLC now owns 67,197 shares of the company’s stock worth $330,000 after buying an additional 6,541 shares during the period. Finally, Aviance Capital Partners LLC acquired a new position in Oxford Square Capital during the second quarter worth about $86,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 7.33% of the company’s stock.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Oxford Square Capital from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 4th.

Oxford Square Capital Company Profile

Oxford Square Capital is a business development company primarily engaged in providing capital to technology-related companies. TICC concentrates its investments in companies having annual revenues of less than $200 million and/or a market capitalization or enterprise value of less than $300 million.

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