Insider Trade: Kathleen Corbet Paid for 2,500 Shares of TCP Capital Corp. (TCPC); MITSU MINING & SMELTING COMPANY LTD U (MMSMY) Shorts Decreased By 18.18%

MITSU MINING & SMELTING COMPANY LTD U (OTCMKTS:MMSMY) had a decrease of 18.18% in short interest. MMSMY’s SI was 900 shares in January as released by FINRA. Its down 18.18% from 1,100 shares previously. With 700 avg volume, 1 days are for MITSU MINING & SMELTING COMPANY LTD U (OTCMKTS:MMSMY)’s short sellers to cover MMSMY’s short positions. The stock decreased 4.26% or $0.5 during the last trading session, reaching $11.24. About shares traded. Mitsui Mining and Smelting Company, Limited (OTCMKTS:MMSMY) has 0.00% since January 31, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

In a legal form that was submitted to the Security Exchange Commission, it was reported that the director of Tcp Capital Corp Kathleen Corbet, an insider in focus, made an acquision for 2,500 shares of the firm, valued at $38,042 U.S. Dollars using an average stock price per share of $15.2 U.S. Dollars. Kathleen Corbet at present holds 0.01% of Tcp Capital Corp’s total market capitalization with ownership of 6,000 shares. 

Analysts await TCP Capital Corp. (NASDAQ:TCPC) to report earnings on February, 27. They expect $0.38 earnings per share, down 15.56% or $0.07 from last year’s $0.45 per share. TCPC’s profit will be $22.34 million for 10.01 P/E if the $0.38 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.38 actual earnings per share reported by TCP Capital Corp. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.00% EPS growth.

The stock decreased 1.04% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $15.21. About 186,408 shares traded. TCP Capital Corp. (NASDAQ:TCPC) has risen 18.09% since January 31, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.39% the S&P500.

Among 6 analysts covering TCP Capital (NASDAQ:TCPC), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 83% are positive. TCP Capital has $1800 highest and $15 lowest target. $16.58’s average target is 9.01% above currents $15.21 stock price. TCP Capital had 14 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Citigroup maintained TCP Capital Corp. (NASDAQ:TCPC) on Wednesday, August 17 with “Neutral” rating. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Saturday, August 22 with “Hold”. The company was maintained on Tuesday, March 15 by Deutsche Bank. Oppenheimer maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $16 target in Friday, August 7 report. The stock has “Buy” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Wednesday, May 31. JMP Securities maintained the stock with “Market Outperform” rating in Wednesday, August 10 report. The company was upgraded on Thursday, May 11 by Deutsche Bank. The company was maintained on Wednesday, August 10 by Deutsche Bank. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the shares of TCPC in report on Thursday, October 5 with “Buy” rating. The company was maintained on Sunday, July 23 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.19 in 2017 Q3. Its down 1.02, from 2.21 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 12 investors sold TCP Capital Corp. shares while 30 reduced holdings. 19 funds opened positions while 31 raised stakes. 28.22 million shares or 8.37% more from 26.04 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. California Employees Retirement owns 87,200 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Eagle Glob Advsr Lc has 0.01% invested in TCP Capital Corp. (NASDAQ:TCPC) for 14,676 shares. Legal General Group Public Limited Company holds 0% or 170,727 shares in its portfolio. Van Eck Associates Corporation has 366,576 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Raymond James Financial Advsr Incorporated stated it has 79,319 shares. Trexquant Inv Limited Partnership reported 11,533 shares or 0.05% of all its holdings. Putnam Investments Ltd Company accumulated 181,686 shares. Muzinich Inc stated it has 4.54% of its portfolio in TCP Capital Corp. (NASDAQ:TCPC). Pnc Financial Ser Group Inc, Pennsylvania-based fund reported 2,000 shares. Wells Fargo Mn stated it has 4.27M shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. D E Shaw Com stated it has 103,209 shares. 24,047 are held by Cibc World Markets. Da Davidson And owns 181,161 shares. Guggenheim Cap Limited Liability Corporation has 520,383 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Neuberger Berman Group Ltd Co has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in TCP Capital Corp. (NASDAQ:TCPC).