Table 1: Public Business Development Companies
BDC (Exchange: Ticker) Price ($) IPO (Date) Mkt Cap ($ Mil) Yield ($) P/E (X) Expense Ratio* (%) Prem (+) or Disc (-) to NAV (%) Target
Allied Capital (N: ALD) 30 1960 4,500 8.7 23 5.6 +60 Diversified
Amer. Capital Strat. (M: ACAS) 46 8/97 7,400 7.9 15 6.1 +60 Diversified
Ameritrans Capital (M: AMTC) 5 4/94 16 0 NC 9.5 -10 SBIC Loans
Apollo Investment (M: AINV) 22 4/04 2,200 9 14 4.6E +40 Diversified
Ares Capital (M: ARCC) 18 10/04 1,200 9.3 14 8.8 +20 Diversified
Capital Southwest (M: CSWC) 170 7/61 660 0 4 0.5 +20 Venture Cap
Equus Total Return (N: EQS) 9 7/92 80 5.6 5 4.5 -20 Diversified
Gladstone Capital (M: GLAD) 23 8/01 320 7.3 13 9.5 +70 Diversified
Gladstone Invt. (M: GAIN) 14 6/05 240 6.3 22 2.6E +10 Diversified
Harris & Harris (M: TINY) 12 3/83 260 0 NC 8.5 +160 Nanotech
Hercules Tech. (M: HTGC) 14 7/05 330 8.4 16 7.5 +20 Technology
Kohlberg Capital (M: KCAP) 18 12/06 330 6.4 14 2.7 +30 Diversified
MCG Capital (M: MCGC) 18 11/01 1,100 9 12 5.5 +60 Diversified
Medallion Finl. (M: TAXI) 12 5/96 220 6 21 6.5 +20 SBIC Loans
MVC Capital (N: MVC) 18 4/00 440 2.6 6 5.3 +30 Diversified
NGP Capital Res. (M: NGPC) 16 11/04 290 6.4 15 3.7 +15 Energy
Prospect Energy (M: PSEC) 17 7/04 350 8.8 12 6.5E +15 Energy
Rand Capital (M: RAND) 4 7/80 20 0 3 6.6 +30 Diversified
Technology Invst. (M: TICC) 17 11/03 330 8.6 13 3.5 +20 Technology
Averages 1,070 5.8 13 5.7 +35  
*Ratio of operating expenses including management and incentive fees, interest expense and other operating expenses to average total assets for most recent year.
NC = not computable; the BDC had negative earnings.
E= estimate.
Exchange Key: M=NASDAQ National or NASDAQ Small Cap Market, N=New York Stock Exchange.

Sources: Bloomberg as of April 18, 2007; SEC filings, company Web sites.