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Keith S. Franz, insider at CION Investment

Keith S. Franz Insider Information

Keith Franz serves as Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer of CION Investment Management. Prior to joining CION in 2009 as Vice President of Accounting and Finance, Mr. Franz was a Senior Manager at Smart & Associates LLP. Previously, he was the Vice President of Corporate Finance at Audiovox Corporation and rose to the level of Senior Audit Manager at Ernst & Young LLP.

Mr. Franz received a B.A. from Binghamton University. He is a licensed Certified Public Accountant and currently holds a FINRA Series 27 license.

What is Keith S. Franz's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Keith S. Franz is at least $306,600.00 as of May 13th, 2022. Mr. Franz owns 35,000 shares of CION Investment stock worth more than $306,600 as of June 29th. This net worth approximation does not reflect any other assets that Mr. Franz may own. Learn More about Keith S. Franz's net worth.

How old is Keith S. Franz?

Mr. Franz is currently 53 years old. There are 3 older executives and no younger executives at CION Investment. Learn More on Keith S. Franz's age.

How do I contact Keith S. Franz?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Franz and other CION Investment executives is 3 PARK AVENUE 36TH FLOOR, NEW YORK NY, 10016. CION Investment can also be reached via phone at 212-418-4700. Learn More on Keith S. Franz's contact information.

Has Keith S. Franz been buying or selling shares of CION Investment?

Over the course of the past ninety days, Keith S. Franz has bought $210,000.00 in CION Investment stock. As far as recent transactions, 0 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, June 29th. Learn More on Keith S. Franz's trading history.

Who are CION Investment's active insiders?

CION Investment's insider roster includes Gregg Bresner (Insider), Edward Estrada (Director), Keith Franz (CFO), and Stephen Roman (Insider). Learn More on CION Investment's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of CION Investment?

In the last year, CION Investment insiders bought shares 9 times. They purchased a total of 44,755 shares worth more than $521,168.35. The most recent insider tranaction occured on June, 2nd when Director Robert A Breakstone bought 3,000 shares worth more than $32,280.00. Insiders at CION Investment own 0.3 % of the company. Learn More about insider trades at CION Investment.

Information on this page was last updated on 6/2/2022.

Keith S. Franz Insider Trading History at CION Investment

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
5/13/2022Buy20,000$10.50$210,000.0035,000View SEC Filing Icon  
11/23/2021Buy5,000$13.50$67,500.00View SEC Filing Icon  
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Keith S. Franz Buying and Selling Activity at CION Investment

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CION Investment Company Overview

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CION Investment Corporation is a business development company. It specializes in investments in senior secured loans, including unitranche loans, First Lien, second lien loans, long-term subordinated loans, and mezzanine loans; equity interests such as warrants or options; and corporate bonds; and other debt securities in middle-market companies. The firm invests in growth capital, acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, market/product expansion, refinancing and recapitalization. The fund also invests up to 30 percent of their assets opportunistically in other types of investments, including the securities of larger public companies and foreign securities. It also makes investments in the secondary loan market. The fund does not invest in start-up companies, turnaround situations, or companies with speculative business plans. The fund prefers to invest in high tech industries, healthcare, pharmaceuticals, business services, media, chemicals, plastic, rubber, telecommunication, consumer services, advertising, printing and publishing, consumer goods, durables, diversified financials, and other industries. It also invests in homebuilding, restaurants, beverage and tobacco bars, broadcasting, distributors, Non-durable good distribution, food beverage and tobacco, energy, oil gas and consumables fuels, insurance, aerospace and defense, industrial machinery, paper and forest product machinery, information technology, metals and mining, and real estate. It primarily seeks to invest in the United States. The fund seeks to invest between $5 million and $50 million in companies with an EBITDA between $25 million and $75 million with average targeted hold of $25 million. It also purchases minority interests in the form of common or preferred equity in the target companies, typically in conjunction with its debt investments or through a co-investment with a financial sponsor. The fund seeks to exit its investments through an initial public offering of common stock, a merger, a sale, or other recapitalization.
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Today's Range

Now: $8.76
Low: $8.66
High: $9.25

50 Day Range

MA: $10.37
Low: $7.98
High: $11.63

2 Week Range

Now: $8.76
Low: $7.85
High: $15.09

Volume

132,550 shs

Average Volume

146,368 shs

Market Capitalization

$498.95 million

P/E Ratio

7.89

Dividend Yield

12.60%

Beta

N/A
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With lithium prices so high, Elon Musk recently panic-tweeted about getting into the mining business to maintain his own Tesla battery metal supply. This lines up with the recent enactment of the Defense Production Act in March 2022 to ensure the strategic metals that are critical to the US and free world independence from China and Russia are produced in the US.
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