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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 8/10

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Cash to Debt 3.77
GAIN's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
52% of the 1394 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. GAIN: 3.77 )
GAIN' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.07   Max: No Debt
Current: 3.77

Equity to Asset 0.62
GAIN's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
51% of the 1541 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 0.81 vs. GAIN: 0.62 )
GAIN' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.53   Max: 1
Current: 0.62

0.53
1
Interest Coverage 9.30
GAIN's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
60% of the 1287 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 2003.83 vs. GAIN: 9.30 )
GAIN' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 1.69   Max: 9999.99
Current: 9.3

1.69
9999.99
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 1.72
M-Score: -0.69
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 8/10

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Operating margin (%) 49.73
GAIN's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 1589 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 51.71 vs. GAIN: 49.73 )
GAIN' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 46.79   Max: 64.7
Current: 49.73

46.79
64.7
Net-margin (%) 10.21
GAIN's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 1591 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 46.96 vs. GAIN: 10.21 )
GAIN' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -53.26   Max: 103.41
Current: 10.21

-53.26
103.41
ROE (%) 1.63
GAIN's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
50% of the 1620 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 7.97 vs. GAIN: 1.63 )
GAIN' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -5.44   Max: 10.82
Current: 1.63

-5.44
10.82
ROA (%) 1.10
GAIN's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 1639 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.60 vs. GAIN: 1.10 )
GAIN' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -3.55   Max: 7.76
Current: 1.1

-3.55
7.76
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 366.68
GAIN's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 1068 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 82.78 vs. GAIN: 366.68 )
GAIN' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 130.03   Max: 525.35
Current: 366.68

130.03
525.35
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 5.10
GAIN's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 1009 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. GAIN: 5.10 )
GAIN' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -11.1   Max: 38.7
Current: 5.1

-11.1
38.7
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 12.80
GAIN's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 868 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. GAIN: 12.80 )
GAIN' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 16.6
Current: 12.8

0
16.6
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Q2 2014

GAIN Guru Trades in Q2 2014

George Soros 35,000 sh (New)
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Q3 2014

GAIN Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 20,706 sh (New)
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Latest Guru Trades with GAIN

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George Soros 2014-09-30 Sold Out $7.25 - $7.7 $ 6.93-8%0
George Soros 2014-06-30 New Buy$7.29 - $8.37 $ 6.93-11%35000
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Preferred stocks of Gladstone Investment Corporation

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
GAINP26.106.82
GAINO25.230.89--- 6 3/4 % Cum Term Pfd Shs Series -B-

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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 47.80
GAIN's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
60% of the 1817 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 21.30 vs. GAIN: 47.80 )
GAIN' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 4.05   Max: 692.73
Current: 47.8

4.05
692.73
P/B 0.82
GAIN's P/B is ranked higher than
82% of the 1817 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. GAIN: 0.82 )
GAIN' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.25   Max: 1.17
Current: 0.82

0.25
1.17
P/S 5.06
GAIN's P/S is ranked higher than
77% of the 1817 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 8.76 vs. GAIN: 5.06 )
GAIN' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 2.04   Max: 33.67
Current: 5.06

2.04
33.67
EV-to-EBIT -4.13
GAIN's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
53% of the 1817 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 23.05 vs. GAIN: -4.13 )
GAIN' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -5.2   Max: 142.7
Current: -4.13

-5.2
142.7
PEG 2.54
GAIN's PEG is ranked higher than
92% of the 1817 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. GAIN: 2.54 )
GAIN' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.14   Max: 1.93
Current: 2.54

0.14
1.93
Shiller P/E 21.16
GAIN's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
83% of the 1817 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. GAIN: 21.16 )
GAIN' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 21   Max: 106.43
Current: 21.16

21
106.43
Current Ratio 2.65
GAIN's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
62% of the 1081 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 2.75 vs. GAIN: 2.65 )
GAIN' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.11   Max: 61.57
Current: 2.65

0.11
61.57
Quick Ratio 2.65
GAIN's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
62% of the 1081 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 2.70 vs. GAIN: 2.65 )
GAIN' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.11   Max: 61.57
Current: 2.65

0.11
61.57

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 10.39
GAIN's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
93% of the 1249 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 3.59 vs. GAIN: 10.39 )
GAIN' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 2.57   Max: 39.18
Current: 10.39

2.57
39.18
Dividend Payout 5.13
GAIN's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
61% of the 1817 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 3.21 vs. GAIN: 5.13 )
GAIN' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.13   Max: 8.04
Current: 5.13

0.13
8.04
Dividend growth (3y) 11.20
GAIN's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
77% of the 569 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 8.80 vs. GAIN: 11.20 )
GAIN' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: -25   Max: 35
Current: 11.2

-25
35
Yield on cost (5-Year) 21.08
GAIN's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
96% of the 1263 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.16 vs. GAIN: 21.08 )
GAIN' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 5.26   Max: 80.19
Current: 21.08

5.26
80.19
Share Buyback Rate -6.20
GAIN's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
54% of the 1036 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: -0.70 vs. GAIN: -6.20 )
GAIN' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: -0.8   Max: -10.1
Current: -6.2

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 0.86
GAIN's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
98% of the 1817 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. GAIN: 0.86 )
GAIN' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 0.83   Max: 255
Current: 0.86

0.83
255
Price/Net Current Asset Value 0.85
GAIN's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
98% of the 1817 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. GAIN: 0.85 )
GAIN' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 0.82   Max: 5.53
Current: 0.85

0.82
5.53
Price/Tangible Book 0.82
GAIN's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
85% of the 1817 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. GAIN: 0.82 )
GAIN' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.39   Max: 1.12
Current: 0.82

0.39
1.12
Price/Median PS Value 0.83
GAIN's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
88% of the 1817 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. GAIN: 0.83 )
GAIN' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.52   Max: 5.49
Current: 0.83

0.52
5.49
Price/Graham Number 1.33
GAIN's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
72% of the 1817 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 2.31 vs. GAIN: 1.33 )
GAIN' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.37   Max: 2.68
Current: 1.33

0.37
2.68
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) -24.20
GAIN's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
66% of the 1571 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. GAIN: -24.20 )
GAIN' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.7   Max: 14.5
Current: -24.2

0.7
14.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -32.61
GAIN's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked lower than
58% of the 632 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 7.29 vs. GAIN: -32.61 )
GAIN' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -32.6   Max: 43.4
Current: -32.61

-32.6
43.4

Analyst Estimate


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Mar15
Revenue(Mil)
EPS($) 0.65
EPS without NRI($) 0.65

Business Description

Industry: Asset Management » Asset Management
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Traded in other countries:1G3.Germany,
Gladstone Investment Corporation was incorporated under the General Corporation Laws of the State of Delaware on February 18, 2005. The Company operate as an externally managed, closed-end, non-diversified management investment company and have elected to be treated as a business development company. The Company has invested in over 107 different companies, while making over 106 consecutive monthly distributions to common stockholders. The Company's competitors include private equity funds, leveraged buyout funds, other BDCs, venture capital funds, investment banks and other equity and non-equity based investment funds, and other financing sources, including traditional financial services companies such as commercial banks. The Company and its portfolio companies are subject to regulation by laws at the local, state and federal levels.
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