Analysts at KBW Kept the Same their “Hold” rating for Eaton Vance (EV). The Price Objective is Set to $60.0; Rivernorth Capital Management Increased Mvc Capital (MVC) Position

Rivernorth Capital Management Llc increased Mvc Capital Inc (MVC) stake by 80.05% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Rivernorth Capital Management Llc acquired 43,247 shares as Mvc Capital Inc (MVC)’s stock rose 1.38%. The Rivernorth Capital Management Llc holds 97,270 shares with $974,000 value, up from 54,023 last quarter. Mvc Capital Inc now has $227.61M valuation. The stock increased 0.75% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $10.78. About 21,599 shares traded. MVC Capital, Inc. (NYSE:MVC) has risen 9.86% since December 23, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 6.84% the S&P500.

Among 13 analysts covering Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE:EV), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 23% are positive. Eaton Vance Corp. has $57 highest and $30 lowest target. $46.33’s average target is -17.90% below currents $56.43 stock price. Eaton Vance Corp. had 41 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Credit Suisse given on Friday, August 11. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Tuesday, July 21 by Credit Suisse. The stock has “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Friday, November 10. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Monday, June 26 report. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, September 28 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. On Wednesday, November 25 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Outperform”. On Monday, June 5 the stock rating was upgraded by Citigroup to “Buy”. The stock of Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE:EV) earned “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Wednesday, September 20. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE:EV) on Friday, June 23 with “Hold” rating. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the shares of EV in report on Wednesday, August 23 with “Hold” rating.

Rivernorth Capital Management Llc decreased Royce Value Tr Inc (NYSE:RVT) stake by 436,993 shares to 855,296 valued at $13.54M in 2017Q3. It also reduced Nuveen Quality Muncp Income (NAD) stake by 119,665 shares and now owns 1.94M shares. Special Opportunities Fd Inc (SPE) was reduced too.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.19 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.31, from 1.5 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 5 investors sold MVC shares while 11 reduced holdings. 5 funds opened positions while 14 raised stakes. 8.15 million shares or 4.61% less from 8.54 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. California Employees Retirement stated it has 48,900 shares. Cs Mckee Lp invested in 0.03% or 32,450 shares. Bb&T Secs Lc invested 0% of its portfolio in MVC Capital, Inc. (NYSE:MVC). Punch And Assocs Investment Mgmt owns 463,386 shares. Advsrs Asset Mgmt holds 0.02% or 95,817 shares. Wynnefield Cap Incorporated invested 5.69% of its portfolio in MVC Capital, Inc. (NYSE:MVC). Teton Advsr reported 134,300 shares. Comml Bank Of America Corp De holds 0% in MVC Capital, Inc. (NYSE:MVC) or 48,681 shares. Arbiter Prtnrs Mgmt, a New York-based fund reported 190,854 shares. Tower Rech Cap Limited Liability Corp (Trc) holds 0.01% or 6,332 shares in its portfolio. Jacobus Wealth Management reported 0.08% stake. Deutsche Financial Bank Ag owns 780 shares. 40 are owned by Blue Bell Private Wealth Mngmt Limited Liability Company. Moreover, Huntington Comml Bank has 0% invested in MVC Capital, Inc. (NYSE:MVC). Rivernorth holds 0.08% or 97,270 shares.

Analysts await Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE:EV) to report earnings on February, 28. They expect $0.69 earnings per share, up 30.19% or $0.16 from last year’s $0.53 per share. EV’s profit will be $78.64M for 20.45 P/E if the $0.69 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.70 actual earnings per share reported by Eaton Vance Corp. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -1.43% negative EPS growth.

The stock decreased 0.49% or $0.28 during the last trading session, reaching $56.43. About 543,893 shares traded. Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE:EV) has risen 29.11% since December 23, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.41% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.07 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.49, from 1.56 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 42 investors sold Eaton Vance Corp. shares while 87 reduced holdings. 40 funds opened positions while 98 raised stakes. 79.77 million shares or 1.27% more from 78.77 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Ny State Teachers Retirement Systems invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE:EV). 254,261 are held by California Employees Retirement Sys. Arrowstreet Ltd Partnership stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE:EV). Benjamin F Edwards owns 2,031 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. Hightower Advisors Llc invested in 183,486 shares or 0.08% of the stock. Coldstream Capital Mngmt holds 0.09% of its portfolio in Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE:EV) for 15,907 shares. Aqr Cap Mgmt holds 0.01% or 181,784 shares. Thompson Davis & Incorporated holds 0.06% or 729 shares. Whittier Tru reported 588 shares stake. Great Lakes Advsr Ltd Liability Corp, Illinois-based fund reported 32,331 shares. Ubs Asset Mngmt Americas Incorporated reported 0.01% in Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE:EV). Dnb Asset Management As accumulated 95,039 shares or 0.06% of the stock. Envestnet Asset Inc invested in 25,845 shares. M&R Capital Mgmt invested in 0.01% or 1,100 shares. Sit Inv Associates Inc reported 715 shares or 0% of all its holdings.