Tag: financials

  • Wishing you tasty yields for Thanksgiving

    Wishing you tasty yields for Thanksgiving

    Owl Rock Capital announces stock repurchase, decreased demand for oil in Europe, natural gas prices pop in Europe, and much more!

  • Owl Rock Capital authorizes $100 million stock repurchase program

    Owl Rock Capital authorizes $100 million stock repurchase program

    In a letter to shareholders dated November 5, 2021 Owl Rock Capital (ORCC) announced they authorized up to $100 million in stock buybacks and that the plan commenced on November 2, 2021. In accordance with Section 23(c)(1) under the Investment Company Act of 1940, please be advised that the Board ofDirectors of Owl Rock Capital […]

  • No news is good news

    No news is good news

    https://media.blubrry.com/chasingtheyield/chasingtheyield.com/mp3/2021-11-08-CTY028.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:03 — 9.2MB) | EmbedSubscribe Android | Blubrry | Podchaser | Podcast Index | RSS | MoreChasing the Yield – November 08, 2021 Episode 28 Value 4 Value podcastingListen to this podcast on PodFriend News Teekay LNG Partners LP (TGP) announced they filed their proxy statement with […]

  • Energymageddon

    Energymageddon

    Are we headed towards a 1970’s style energy crisis, J&J talc liability bankruptcy, Microsoft shuts down LinkedIn in China, and much more!

  • CIBC announces $450 Million fund focused on Venture Capital and Growth Equity funds

    CIBC announces $450 Million fund focused on Venture Capital and Growth Equity funds

    Over the past three years, CIBC has made financial commitments as a Limited Partner to 12 Canadian-based venture capital and growth equity funds, covering every stage of the entrepreneurial lifecycle. The underlying fund strategies have included woman-led startups, Fintechs, disruptive tech and early stage software companies. These financial commitments are above and beyond CIBC’s previously-announced […]

  • Positive VIB3S

    Positive VIB3S

    I get a 4 out of 5 in podcast quality, I rebalance a portfolio for sector exposure, receive a shareholder letter that I’ve never received before, and more!

  • Sixth Street Specialty Lending announced possible share buybacks

    Sixth Street Specialty Lending announced possible share buybacks

    In a letter to shareholders dated October 13, 2021, Sixth Street Specialty Lending announce they may buy back shares from time to time. Below is the text of their letter signed by Joshua Easterly, CEO. October 13, 2021 Dear TSLX Stockholders: In accordance with Section 23(c)(1) under the Investment Company Act of 1940, we are […]

  • Low Yield Portfolio sector rebalance

    Low Yield Portfolio sector rebalance

    It’s time for me to do a little rebalancing of my Low Yield Portfolio. Both the Low Yield and Medium Yield Portfolios are too heavily weighted in the Financial sector. They are is 26% and 28% respectively and that leaves me a little too exposed to shocks in that sector. So I’ve decided to tweak […]

  • Main Street Capital announces $38.5 million in investments

    Main Street Capital announces $38.5 million in investments

    Main Street Capital announced $38.5 million across three investments. Two are new to their portfolio and one is a follow-on investment to promote the growth of an existing portfolio in their stable of companies. Main Street recently completed a new portfolio investment to complete the minority recapitalization of The Affiliati Network, LLC (“Affiliati”), a leading […]

  • Is Oaktree Specialty Lending (OCSL) a Good Fit for “Trend Investing”?

    Is Oaktree Specialty Lending (OCSL) a Good Fit for “Trend Investing”?

    According to Zacks Equity Research it is. Find out if this company is the right fit for your portfolio. A solid price increase over a period of 12 weeks reflects investors’ continued willingness to pay more for the potential upside in a stock. OCSL is quite a good fit in this regard, gaining 9% over […]