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ACAS American Capital, Ltd.

American Capital, Ltd. is a private equity and venture capital firm specializing in management and employee buyouts, subordinated debt, leveraged finance, mezzanine, acquisition, recapitalization, middle market, early venture, mature, industry consolidation, and growth capital investments. The firm seeks to invest in senior debt mezzanine, unitranche, and equity financing for buyouts of private equity firms and direct in private and public companies. It also invests in special situations and in government. In special situations, the firm invests in troubled situations and in distressed situations. The firm also considers smaller investments as add-on acquisitions for existing portfolio companies. In this area, it invests in acquisitions of true turnarounds, 363 auctions, portfolio add-on acquisitions, operationally challenged companies; financings in exit, ABL loans, second lien refinance, and direct lending to distressed companies. The firm invests in manufacturing, services, and distribution companies with a special focus on energy sector. The firm also invests in infrastructure and structured products. The firm also invests in business services, consumer products and services, industrial, healthcare and food companies. The firm prefers to invest in Information Technology focusing on Custom information technology solutions, Technology and software enabling headcount reduction, and Technology and software enabling cost reductions in conducting transactions with or within government. The firm also invests in digital media and entertainment, internet and consumer related, communications, mobile and wireless, security and data center infrastructure, software and services, semiconductor, and other innovative technologies. The firm also invests in a variety of industry sectors, including life science services, medical device, medical tools and equipment, and healthcare services, among others. In energy production sector, the firm invests in lower risk oil and gas exploration, production and development; natural gas liquids; coal mining and coal-fired generation; uranium mining and nuclear-fired generation; wind-powered generation; and solar-powered generation. In energy transmission sector, the firm invests in oil and gas pipelines; LNG tankers and regasification facilities; and power transmission. In energy distribution sector, it targets propane distribution; gas distribution; electricity distribution. In energy services sector, the firm invests in oil and gas services and utility services. The firm also targets investments in companies that provide services or products to federal, state or local governments. It seeks to invest in human resources/benefit administration, outsourcing, transaction processing, engineering and construction, logistics, original equipment manufacturers – homeland security and component, aftermarket parts and supplies, and technology. It also invests in real estate and insurance. It invests as lead or participative investor and also makes equity co-investments. The firm seeks to invest globally focusing on Middle East, North Africa, South Asia, Mid-Atlantic, New England, North East Unites States, Canada, Central America & Mexico, and Caribbean. The firm and its affiliates invest between $10 million to $750 million per company in North America and €10 ($13.34 million) to €400 million ($533.99 million) per company in Europe. The firm’s investment range is between $5 million and $25 million and higher depending on the opportunity. The firm targets new investments with at least $4 million in EBITDA and enterprise values of typical transaction from $20 million and $500 million. The firm invests senior debt, subordinated debt and equity allows us to provide one-stop financing up to $500 million. The firm also has the resources to deploy over $100 million into high growth later stage companies. In special situations group, the firm invests between $20 million and $750 million per transaction in a variety of investments, including: buyouts operational turnarounds, corporate orphans and carve-outs, complex management buyouts, financings dip financings, exit financings, and mezzanine financings for sponsored buyouts. In buyouts, the firm invests in companies having Enterprise Value of up to $1600 million. In federal, state and local government, the firm invests between $10 million and $500 million in a single transaction. The firm prefers to be a majority or minority investor and makes direct minority investments of subordinated debt, senior debt and equity in middle market private and public companies. The firm prefers to take minority ownership position of up to 49%. American Capital, Ltd. was founded in 1986 and is based in Bethesda, Maryland with additional offices in United States, Europe, and Asia.

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American Capital Agency Corp. Declares Monthly Common Stock Dividend for November 2014 and Announces Estimated Net ...

17 Nov 2014, 2:01 pmBETHESDA, Md., Nov. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Capital Agency Corp. (Nasdaq: AGNC) ("AGNC" or the "Company") announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend ...
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3 Companies Trading At A Discount Despite Stellar Earnings

11 Nov 2014, 1:28 pm3 Companies Trading At A Discount Despite Stellar Earnings
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American Capital, Ltd. (ACAS) Jumps: Stock Rises 5.9% - Tale of the Tape

7 Nov 2014, 8:26 amAmerican Capital, Ltd. (ACAS) Jumps: Stock Rises 5.9% - Tale of the Tape
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American Capital, Ltd. (ACAS) Jumps: Stock Rises 5.9%

6 Nov 2014, 11:40 pmAmerican Capital, Ltd. (ACAS) was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise nearly 6% on the day.
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American Capital Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for ACAS

6 Nov 2014, 10:41 amAmerican Capital Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for ACAS
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American Capital (ACAS) Stock Surges Following Company Split Announcement, Earnings Beat

6 Nov 2014, 8:28 amNEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of American Capital  rose 7.67% to $15.78 in morning trading Thursday after the asset management company announced it would split into three companies. The company said it would spin off two business development companies called American Capital Growth and Income and American Capital Income. American Capital will continue to focus mostly on asset management. Most ...
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American Capital Reports Q3 Earnings & Split; Shares Surge

6 Nov 2014, 7:50 amFollowing American Capital, Ltd.'s (ACAS) announced plan of splitting the company into three public-traded companies along with its third-quarter 2014 results, shares of the company jumped 9.82% in after-hours ...
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American Capital (ACAS) Stock Spikes in After-Hours Trading After Announcing Plan to Split Company

5 Nov 2014, 3:13 pmNEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of American Capital were gaining 10.8% to $16.25 after-hours Wednesday after the asset management company announced plans to split into three companies and announced its third quarter results. American Capital said it will spin off two business development companies: American Capital Growth and Income and American Capital Income. American Capital will remain ...
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American Capital Reports Net Operating Income Before Income Taxes of $0.24 Per Diluted Share, Net Earnings of $0.41 ...

5 Nov 2014, 2:05 pmBETHESDA, Md., Nov. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Capital, Ltd. ("American Capital" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: ACAS) announced net operating income ("NOI") before income ...
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Bullish spread in American Capital

31 Oct 2014, 5:16 amAmerican Capital is trying to rebound from a big drop, and the bulls are stepping in. optionMONSTER's Heat Seeker monitoring program detected the purchase of 7,500 December 15 calls for $0.34 and the sale ...