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

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$13.88 -0.13 (-0.93 %)
(As of 11/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$14.01
Today's Range$13.77 - $13.97
52-Week Range$12.63 - $16.59
Volume101,300 shs
Average Volume96,679 shs
Market Capitalization$339.79 million
P/E Ratio9.71
Dividend Yield11.23%
Beta1
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

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Investment advice
Sub-IndustryAsset Management & Custody Banks
SectorFinance
Current SymbolNASDAQ:FDUS
Previous Symbol
CUSIP31650010
Phone847-859-3940

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio0.14
Quick Ratio0.14

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio9.71
Forward P/E Ratio9.77
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$68.61 million
Price / Sales4.95
Cash Flow$1.4251 per share
Price / Cash9.74
Book Value$16.06 per share
Price / Book0.86

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.43
Net Income$43.95 million
Net Margins69.97%
Return on Equity8.25%
Return on Assets4.84%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares24,460,000
Market Cap$339.79 million
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 Monday, November 5th. Investors of record on Friday, December 7th will be given a dividend of $0.39 per share on Friday, December 21st. This represents a $1.56 annualized dividend and a yield of 11.24%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 6th. View Fidus Investment's Dividend History.

How were Fidus Investment's earnings last quarter?

Fidus Investment Corp (NASDAQ:FDUS) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 1st. The asset manager reported $0.31 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.36 by $0.05. The asset manager had revenue of $17.87 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $18.38 million. Fidus Investment had a net margin of 69.97% and a return on equity of 8.25%. 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, March 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Fidus Investment.

What price target have analysts set for FDUS?

2 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Fidus Investment's shares. Their predictions range from $16.00 to $16.00. On average, they expect Fidus Investment's share price to reach $16.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 15.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Fidus Investment.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Fidus Investment?

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

Has Fidus Investment been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about FDUS stock have trended very positive this week, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Fidus Investment earned a news impact score of 3.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the asset manager a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is very likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Fidus Investment's key competitors?

Who are Fidus Investment's key executives?

Fidus Investment's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Edward H. Ross, Chairman & CEO (Age 52)
  • Mr. Thomas C. Lauer, Pres and Director (Age 50)
  • Ms. Shelby E. Sherard CPA, C.F.O., Chief Compliance Officer & Sec. (Age 48)

Who are Fidus Investment's major shareholders?

Fidus Investment's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Muzinich & Co. Inc. (1.35%), Advisors Asset Management Inc. (0.95%), Advisory Research Inc. (0.51%), BlackRock Inc. (0.48%), Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD (0.47%) and Morgan Stanley (0.38%). 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 major investors are selling Fidus Investment stock?

FDUS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Muzinich & Co. Inc., GSA Capital Partners LLP, Morgan Stanley, Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD and Advisory Research Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Fidus Investment.

Which major investors are buying Fidus Investment stock?

FDUS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including WESPAC Advisors LLC, Mackenzie Financial Corp, Advisors Asset Management Inc., BlackRock Inc., Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., Optimum Investment Advisors, Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. 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 $13.88.

How big of a company is Fidus Investment?

Fidus Investment has a market capitalization of $339.79 million and generates $68.61 million in revenue each year. The asset manager earns $43.95 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.43 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:  178 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  210 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  388
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 11/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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