NASDAQ:FDUS - Fidus Investment Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$15.29 -0.14 (-0.91 %)
(As of 03/21/2019 01:19 AM ET)
Previous Close$15.43
Today's Range$15.25 - $15.4772
52-Week Range$11.48 - $15.84
Volume101,308 shs
Average Volume120,428 shs
Market Capitalization$374.04 million
P/E Ratio10.77
Dividend Yield10.11%
Beta1.23
Fidus Investment Corporation is a business development company specializing in leveraged buyouts, refinancings, change of ownership transactions, recapitalizations, strategic acquisitions, mezzanine, growth capital, business expansion, lower middle market investments, debt investments, subordinated and second lien loans, senior secured and unitranche debt, preferred equity, warrants, subordinated debt, senior subordinated notes, junior secured loans, and unitranche loans. It does not invest in turnarounds or distressed situations. The fund prefers to invest in aerospace and defense, business services, consumer products and services including retail, food, and beverage, healthcare products and services, industrial products and services, information technology services, niche manufacturing, transportation and logistics, and value-added distribution sectors. It seeks to invest in companies based in United States. The fund typically invests between $5 million and $15 million per transaction in companies with annual revenues between $10 million and $150 million and an annual EBITDA between $3 million and $20 million, but it can occasionally invest in larger or smaller companies. It seeks to acquire minority equity stakes and board observation rights in conjunction with its investments.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment advice
Sub-IndustryAsset Management & Custody Banks
SectorFinance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:FDUS
CUSIP31650010
Phone847-859-3940

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$76.43 million
Cash Flow$1.4688 per share
Book Value$16.47 per share

Profitability

Net Income$49.45 million

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$374.04 million
Next Earnings Date5/2/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Fidus Investment (NASDAQ:FDUS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Fidus Investment's stock symbol?

Fidus Investment trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FDUS."

How often does Fidus Investment pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Fidus Investment?

Fidus Investment declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 5th. Investors of record on Friday, March 8th will be given a dividend of $0.39 per share on Friday, March 22nd. This represents a $1.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 10.20%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 7th. View Fidus Investment's Dividend History.

How were Fidus Investment's earnings last quarter?

Fidus Investment Corp (NASDAQ:FDUS) issued its earnings results on Thursday, November, 1st. The asset manager reported $0.31 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.36 by $0.05. The asset manager earned $17.87 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $18.38 million. Fidus Investment had a net margin of 64.71% and a return on equity of 9.01%. View Fidus Investment's Earnings History.

When is Fidus Investment's next earnings date?

Fidus Investment is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 2nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Fidus Investment.

What price target have analysts set for FDUS?

1 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for Fidus Investment's shares. Their forecasts range from $16.00 to $16.00. On average, they expect Fidus Investment's stock price to reach $16.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Fidus Investment.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Fidus Investment?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Fidus Investment in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Fidus Investment.

Has Fidus Investment been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about FDUS stock have trended somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Fidus Investment earned a news sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the asset manager a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Fidus Investment's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Fidus Investment own?

Who are Fidus Investment's key executives?

Fidus Investment's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Edward H. Ross, Chairman & CEO (Age 53)
  • Mr. Thomas C. Lauer, Pres and Director (Age 51)
  • Ms. Shelby E. Sherard CPA, C.F.O., Chief Compliance Officer & Sec. (Age 49)

Who are Fidus Investment's major shareholders?

Fidus Investment's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Raymond James & Associates (4.29%), Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (2.16%), BB&T Securities LLC (1.48%), Advisors Asset Management Inc. (0.84%), Van ECK Associates Corp (0.75%) and BlackRock Inc. (0.46%). Company insiders that own Fidus Investment stock include Charles D Hyman, Shelby E Sherard and Thomas Charles Lauer. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Fidus Investment.

Which institutional investors are selling Fidus Investment stock?

FDUS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Raymond James & Associates, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Advisors Asset Management Inc., WESPAC Advisors LLC, Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD, Two Sigma Advisers LP, Van ECK Associates Corp and BlackRock Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Fidus Investment.

Which institutional investors are buying Fidus Investment stock?

FDUS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BB&T Securities LLC, Summit Global Investments, Jane Street Group LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Two Sigma Investments LP, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., Wambolt & Associates LLC and Legal & General Group Plc. Company insiders that have bought Fidus Investment stock in the last two years include Charles D Hyman, Shelby E Sherard and Thomas Charles Lauer. View Insider Buying and Selling for Fidus Investment.

How do I buy shares of Fidus Investment?

Shares of FDUS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Fidus Investment's stock price today?

One share of FDUS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.29.

How big of a company is Fidus Investment?

Fidus Investment has a market capitalization of $374.04 million and generates $76.43 million in revenue each year. The asset manager earns $49.45 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.42 on an earnings per share basis.

What is Fidus Investment's official website?

The official website for Fidus Investment is http://www.fdus.com.

How can I contact Fidus Investment?

Fidus Investment's mailing address is 1603 ORRINGTON AVENUE SUITE 1005, EVANSTON IL, 60201. The asset manager can be reached via phone at 847-859-3940 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Fidus Investment (NASDAQ FDUS)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  197 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  235 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  432
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Fidus Investment and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FDUS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FDUS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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