Oxford Square Capital Corp. (NASDAQ:OXSQ) CEO Jonathan H. Cohen Purchases 10,027 Shares

Oxford Square Capital Corp. (NASDAQ:OXSQGet Rating) CEO Jonathan H. Cohen bought 10,027 shares of Oxford Square Capital stock in a transaction on Wednesday, May 18th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $4.08 per share, with a total value of $40,910.16. Following the acquisition, the chief executive officer now owns 1,692,434 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $6,905,130.72. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website.

OXSQ traded down $0.04 during midday trading on Thursday, hitting $4.04. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 117,365 shares, compared to its average volume of 196,214. The firm has a market cap of $200.88 million, a P/E ratio of 20.20 and a beta of 1.13. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $4.06 and a two-hundred day moving average price of $4.11. Oxford Square Capital Corp. has a 52-week low of $3.68 and a 52-week high of $5.15.

Oxford Square Capital (NASDAQ:OXSQGet Rating) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April 28th. The company reported $0.09 EPS for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $0.09. Oxford Square Capital had a return on equity of 6.41% and a net margin of 25.47%. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.10 earnings per share. On average, sell-side analysts forecast that Oxford Square Capital Corp. will post 0.34 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The firm also recently declared a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 30th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 16th will be issued a $0.035 dividend. This represents a $0.42 annualized dividend and a yield of 10.40%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 15th. Oxford Square Capital’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 210.00%.

Several research firms have recently issued reports on OXSQ. StockNews.com raised Oxford Square Capital from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 11th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Oxford Square Capital from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 11th.

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of OXSQ. Moloney Securities Asset Management LLC grew its holdings in shares of Oxford Square Capital by 2.1% during the 1st quarter. Moloney Securities Asset Management LLC now owns 151,972 shares of the company’s stock worth $637,000 after purchasing an additional 3,163 shares during the period. Advisor Group Holdings Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Oxford Square Capital by 15.0% during the 1st quarter. Advisor Group Holdings Inc. now owns 32,073 shares of the company’s stock worth $134,000 after purchasing an additional 4,173 shares during the period. Alerus Financial NA purchased a new stake in shares of Oxford Square Capital during the 1st quarter worth about $42,000. International Assets Investment Management LLC lifted its position in Oxford Square Capital by 9.0% during the 1st quarter. International Assets Investment Management LLC now owns 120,653 shares of the company’s stock worth $506,000 after acquiring an additional 10,000 shares in the last quarter. Finally, WINTON GROUP Ltd acquired a new position in Oxford Square Capital during the 4th quarter worth approximately $41,000. Institutional investors own 4.80% of the company’s stock.

About Oxford Square Capital (Get Rating)

Oxford Square Capital Corp. is a business development company, operates as a closed-end, non-diversified management investment company. It is a private equity and mezzanine firm. The firm invests in both public and private companies. It invests in secured and unsecured senior debt, subordinated debt, junior subordinated debt, preferred stock, common stock and syndicated bank loans.

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