GSV Capital Corp

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GSV Capital Corp. (NASDAQ: GSVC) is a publicly traded investment fund that seeks to identify and invest principally in rapidly growing late stage venture capital-backed private companies. As a liquid, publicly traded stock, GSV is a unique vehicle that enables public investors to access an attractive asset class in which they otherwise may not be able to invest. Driven by fundamental structural change in the IPO market, which has resulted in significantly fewer IPOs with companies staying private longer, there are over 2,000 VC-funded private companies with a market value of $100 million or greater. GSV seeks to identify those leaders in specific sectors of the innovation economy that have the ability to deliver open-ended growth potential.

Diverse Portfolio of Game Changers

The firm's investment philosophy is based on studying the intersection of megatrends across growth sectors to identify "game changing" businesses with disruptive and innovative technologies and services. The company's portfolio of 46 primarily venture-backed companies represents the following five growth investment themes: Social Mobile, Cloud and Big Data, Marketplaces, Sustainability and Education Technology. The top 10 investments represent approximately 55.3% of total portfolio value, and the top three (Palantir, Dropbox and Spotify) represent approximately 26% of total portfolio value. Based on GSV's estimates, half of the fund's top ten portfolio companies achieved revenue growth of at least 100% in FY 2015.

Demonstrated Thought Leadership in Growth Investing

Shareholders are beneficiaries of a systematic and disciplined approach to identifying the stars of tomorrow, as well as a strategic investing ecosystem that draws on deep relationships with some of the world’s leading venture capitalists. Led by Founder and CEO Michael Moe, highly regarded as one of the nation’s leading growth stock experts, GSV’s accomplished management and advisory teams offer investors demonstrated thought leadership and longstanding experience in growth investing.

Top 10 Investments

as of September 30, 2016

Michael Moe’s presentation at GSVC’s 3rd Annual Investor Day

Q3 2016 Results

Management + Advisory

GSV founder + CEO Michael Moe is highly regarded as a long-time growth stock expert

  • Best-selling author of Finding the Next Starbucks: How to Identify and Invest in the Hot Stocks of Tomorrow
  • Co-founder, Chairman + CEO of Think Equity Partners
  • Former head of Global Growth Research at Merrill Lynch
  • Honors include Institutional Investor's "All American" research team, The Wall Street Journal's "Best on the Street" award and "one of the best stock pickers in the country" from BusinessWeek

Long-standing business relationships among senior management team; expert credentials

  • President Mark Flynn has served on our board of directors since 2011; founder of Trilogy Capital Partners; previously worked in various capacities in the investment banking groups at Salomon Brothers + Volpe, Brown + Whelan
  • CFO William Tanona was a managing director at Fortress Investment Group; previously senior research analyst at Goldman Sachs, UBS + JPMorgan
  • Investment Professional Luben Pampoulov was formerly an Analyst + Co-Portfolio Manager at ThinkEquity Partners
  • Investment Professional Matthew Hanson served as head of Corporate Finance for ThinkEquity Partners

Board of Directors includes business leaders such as Cathy Friedman (Board Member, Yahoo + Former Managing Director at Morgan Stanley), Brad Koenig (Former Global Head of the Technology, Media and Telecommunications Group at Goldman Sachs), Ronnie Lott (NFL Hall of Famer + Business Leader), Leonard Potter (President & CIO of Wildcat Capital Management + Former Managing Director, Soros Private Equity)

GSVC Earnings Videos

Additional Information

Statements included herein may constitute "forward-looking statements," which relate to future events or our future performance or financial condition. These statements are not guarantees of future performance, condition or results and involve a number of risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements as a result of a number of factors, including those described from time to time in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. GSV Capital Corp. undertakes no duty to update any forward-looking statements made herein.

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GSV Capital Corp


GSV Capital Corp. is an externally managed, non-diversified closed-end management investment company. The Company’s investment objective is to maximize its portfolio’s total return, principally by seeking capital gains on its equity and equity-related investments. It invests principally in the equity securities of venture capital-backed emerging companies.

Contact Information

Main Phone: +1 650 235-4769
Address: 2925 Woodside Road
State: CA
City / Town: Woodside
Country: USA
Postal Code: 94062

Issuer Information

Exchange: NSC
CEO: Michael Moe
Issuer Type: CS - Common Stock
Sector/Industry: Cyclical
NAICS: Portfolio Manage
$ 4.06 $ -0.05 (-1.22%)
Last Price 4.06 Change $ -0.05 Change % -1.22 Tick N/A
Bid N/A Bid Size 0.00 Ask 4.80 Ask Size 300.00
Open 4.10 High 4.12 Low 4.03 Prev Close 4.11
Last Trade Volume 71,727 52 Wk Hi 5.95 52 Wk Low 4.03
Market Cap 90.1 mi Ex-Div Date Div Rate 0.16 Yield 3.9410
Shares 22,181,003.00 EPS (TTM) -2.09 PE Ratio N/A Exchange NCM
  Last 3 Mo Last 12 Mo
Number of Insider Trades 6 21
Number of Buys 5 20
Number of Sells 1 1
Net Activity 855 41149
Last 10 Buys Shares
Michael Moe 1,000
Michael Moe 1,000
Michael Moe 1,000
Michael Moe 1,000
Mark D. Klein 1,000
Mark D. Klein 1,000
Mark D. Klein 1,000
Michael Moe 1,000
Mark D. Klein 1,000
Michael Moe 1,000
Last 10 Sell Shares
Michael Moe 1,000
  Current 1 Week Ago 2 Weeks Ago 3 Weeks Ago
High Target Price Estimate 15 15 15 15
Low Target Price Estimate 8 8 8 10
Mean Target Price Estimate 10.8 10.8 10.8 12.33
Standard Deviation 2.77 2.77 2.77 2.52
Date of Most Recent Estimate 08/05/16 08/05/16 07/25/16 08/05/16
  Current 1 Month Ago 2 Months Ago 3 Months Ago
Strong Buy 3 5 5 5
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 1 1 1 1
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.5 1.33 1.33 1.33