Manning & Napier Inc. (MN) and Alcentra Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:ABDC) Contrasting side by side

This is a contrast between Manning & Napier Inc. (NYSE:MN) and Alcentra Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:ABDC) based on their dividends, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, risk, earnings and valuation. The two companies are Asset Management and they also compete with each other.

Valuation & Earnings

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Manning & Napier Inc. 2 1.52 11.76M 0.13 13.12
Alcentra Capital Corporation 9 0.00 N/A 0.54 16.73

Table 1 demonstrates Manning & Napier Inc. and Alcentra Capital Corporation’s gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation. Alcentra Capital Corporation is observed to has higher revenue and earnings than Manning & Napier Inc. The business with a lower price-to-earnings ratio is currently more affordable of the two stocks. Manning & Napier Inc. is currently more affordable than Alcentra Capital Corporation, because it’s trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio.


Table 2 shows Manning & Napier Inc. and Alcentra Capital Corporation’s return on equity, return on assets and net margins.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Manning & Napier Inc. 662,946,051.07% 1.5% 1.1%
Alcentra Capital Corporation 0.00% 0% 0%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

Manning & Napier Inc. and Alcentra Capital Corporation has shares held by institutional investors as follows: 47% and 0%. 6.3% are Manning & Napier Inc.’s share held by insiders.


In this table we provide the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of both pretenders.

Performance (W) Performance (M) Performance (Q) Performance (HY) Performance (Y) Performance (YTD)
Manning & Napier Inc. -0.59% -8.2% -12.04% -7.69% -1.18% -4.55%
Alcentra Capital Corporation 0% 1.69% 0.56% 12.51% 42.87% 41.55%

For the past year Manning & Napier Inc. has -4.55% weaker performance while Alcentra Capital Corporation has 41.55% stronger performance.


Alcentra Capital Corporation beats Manning & Napier Inc. on 7 of the 12 factors.

Manning & Napier, Inc. is publicly owned investment manager. It provides its services to net worth individuals and institutions, including 401(k) plans, pension plans, taft-hartley plans, endowments and foundations. The firm manages separate client-focused equity and fixed income portfolios. It invests in the public equity and fixed income markets of the United States. The firm employs fundamental analysis along with a combination of bottom-up and top-down stock picking approach to create its portfolios. Manning & Napier, Inc. was founded in 1970 and is based in Fairport, New York with additional offices in Dublin, Ohio; St. Petersburg, Florida; and Chicago, Illinois.

Alcentra Capital Corporation is a business development company specializing in investments in lower middle-market companies. The fund seeks to invest in healthcare, business services, defense, government services, telecom and technology, media, infrastructure maintenance and logistics, and oil and gas services sector. It focuses on investment opportunities headquartered in North America. The fund seeks to invest $5 million to $15 million per transaction in companies with EBITDA between $5 million to $15 million and revenues of between $10 million and $100 million. It invests in the form of subordinated debt and, to a lesser extent, senior debt and minority equity investments.