Capital Southwest Corporation (CSWC): Price and Financial Metrics

Capital Southwest Corporation (CSWC): $22.65

0.13 (+0.58%)

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CSWC Price/Volume Stats

Current price $22.65 52-week high $23.35
Prev. close $22.52 52-week low $16.34
Day low $22.40 Volume 248,800
Day high $22.69 Avg. volume 316,784
50-day MA $21.96 Dividend yield 10.07%
200-day MA $20.14 Market Cap 904.89M

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  • CSWC scores best on the Momentum dimension, with a Momentum rank ahead of 90.36% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for CSWC is in Sentiment, which has been heading down over the past 177 days.
  • CSWC's current lowest rank is in the Value metric (where it is better than 20.76% of US stocks).

CSWC Stock Summary

  • CSWC's went public 33.65 years ago, making it older than 84.84% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • The ratio of debt to operating expenses for CAPITAL SOUTHWEST CORP is higher than it is for about 97.69% of US stocks.
  • As for revenue growth, note that CSWC's revenue has grown 65.18% over the past 12 months; that beats the revenue growth of 92.62% of US companies in our set.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to CAPITAL SOUTHWEST CORP are TFSL, LBC, AMBC, NFBK, and KRNY.
  • Visit CSWC's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

CSWC Valuation Summary

  • CSWC's price/sales ratio is 5.7; this is 470% higher than that of the median Financial Services stock.
  • CSWC's price/sales ratio has moved down 51.6 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for CSWC.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
CSWC 2023-11-10 5.7 1.3 12.9 22.6
CSWC 2023-11-09 5.6 1.3 12.8 22.5
CSWC 2023-11-08 5.7 1.3 12.9 22.6
CSWC 2023-11-07 5.7 1.3 13.0 22.7
CSWC 2023-11-06 5.7 1.3 12.8 22.5
CSWC 2023-11-03 5.6 1.3 12.8 22.5

CSWC Growth Metrics

    Its 4 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at -38.6%.
  • Its year over year revenue growth rate is now at 20.79%.
  • Its 5 year price growth rate is now at -10.17%.
Over the past 34 months, CSWC's revenue has gone up $41,098,000.

The table below shows CSWC's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 103.137 -237.22 34.586
2022-09-30 92.682 -174.444 44.197
2022-06-30 86.179 -152.185 30.183
2022-03-31 82.215 -182.675 42.815
2021-12-31 78.359 -161.651 33.363
2021-09-30 75.088 -125.242 36.202

CSWC's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • CSWC has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 48.4% of graded US stocks.
  • CSWC's asset turnover comes in at 0.095 -- ranking 49th of 428 Banking stocks.
  • NYCB, IROQ, and INBK are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with CSWC.

The table below shows CSWC's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.095 1 0.035
2021-06-30 0.097 1 0.056
2021-03-31 0.100 1 0.054
2020-12-31 0.102 1 0.020
2020-09-30 0.102 1 -0.004
2020-06-30 0.103 1 -0.020

CSWC Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of CSWC, see our CSWC price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $26.71 Average Broker Recommendation 1.5 (Moderate Buy)

Capital Southwest Corporation (CSWC) Company Bio

Capital Southwest Corporation is a business development company specializing in private equity investments in growth capital, acquisition financings, industry consolidations, early-stage financing, sponsor-led buyouts management buyouts, middle market, subordinated debt, first and second lien loans, senior uni-tranche structures and equity co-investment positions. and minority recapitalizations. The company was founded in 1961 and is based in Dallas, Texas.

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Latest CSWC News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about CAPITAL SOUTHWEST CORP that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate CSWC as an investment opportunity.

4 Reasons to Invest in Capital Southwest (CSWC) Stock Now

Capital Southwest (CSWC) appears to be a viable investment option, backed by strong fundamentals and promising growth prospects.

Yahoo | November 20, 2023

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Yahoo | November 2, 2023

Q2 2024 Capital Southwest Corp Earnings Call

Q2 2024 Capital Southwest Corp Earnings Call

Yahoo | November 1, 2023

Capital Southwest (CSWC) Beats Q2 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

Capital Southwest (CSWC) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 7.81% and 2.05%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2023. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Yahoo | October 30, 2023

Capital Southwest Corp (CSWC) Announces Q2 2024 Financial Results

Reports Pre-Tax Net Investment Income of $0.67 Per Share and Increases Total Dividends to $0.63 per share for Q4 2023

Yahoo | October 30, 2023

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CSWC Price Returns

1-mo 4.86%
3-mo 5.03%
6-mo 27.36%
1-year 40.71%
3-year 82.12%
5-year 89.63%
YTD 45.21%
2022 -24.42%
2021 57.40%
2020 -1.56%
2019 18.03%
2018 29.52%

CSWC Dividends

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