Saturday, March 30, 2013
Buy Hercules Tech Growth Capital Instead Of OCZ Tech
With the recent deal where Hercules Technology Growth Capital (HTGC) lent up to $30M to OCZ Technology (OCZ) for a load of warrants, investors might be better off investing with the BDC that got the sweet deal. The temptation in this scenario is to buy the low-priced technology stock hoping for a large rebound.
With the BDC sector heating up, as investors are attracted to the high yields, Hercules Tech Growth Capital has mostly flown under the radar. The company provides a solid 8% yield while the investment in a public company provides more visibility than the normal unknown private firm. It focuses on providing senior secured loans to venture capital-backed companies in technology-related markets.
Read the full article at Seeking Alpha.
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