NASDAQ:FDUS

Fidus Investment (FDUS) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$19.79
0.00 (0.00%)
(As of 05/17/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$19.76
$19.91
50-Day Range
$18.94
$20.47
52-Week Range
$17.63
$21.25
Volume
114,860 shs
Average Volume
283,060 shs
Market Capitalization
$624.37 million
P/E Ratio
6.80
Dividend Yield
8.69%
Price Target
$22.00

Fidus Investment MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
11.2% Upside
$22.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
0.48% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
N/A
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
-0.88%
From $2.28 to $2.26 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

2.25 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

615th out of 874 stocks

Investment Advice Industry

37th out of 47 stocks

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About Fidus Investment Stock (NASDAQ:FDUS)

Fidus Investment Corporation is a business development company. It 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.

FDUS Stock Price History

FDUS Stock News Headlines

Q1 2024 Fidus Investment Corp Earnings Call
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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
2/29/2024
Ex-Dividend for 3/27 Dividend
3/19/2024
Dividend Payable
3/27/2024
Today
5/17/2024
Ex-Dividend for 6/26 Dividend
6/18/2024
Dividend Payable
6/26/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
8/01/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sector
Finance
Industry
Investment advice
Sub-Industry
Asset Management & Custody Banks
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:FDUS
CUSIP
31650010
Employees
N/A
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$22.00
High Stock Price Target
$22.00
Low Stock Price Target
$22.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+11.2%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.00
Research Coverage
1 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$77.13 million
Pretax Margin
50.83%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$130.11 million
Cash Flow
$2.45 per share
Book Value
$19.28 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
31,112,000
Market Cap
$624.37 million
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.36
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Edward H. Ross (Age 58)
    Chairman of the Board & CEO
  • Mr. Thomas C. Lauer (Age 56)
    President, MD & Director
  • Ms. Shelby Elizabeth Sherard CPA (Age 54)
    CFO, Chief Compliance Officer & Corporate Secretary
  • Ms. Amanda Armstrong
    Accounting Manager
  • Ms. Jody Burfening
    Investor Relations Contact
  • Mr. William Andrew Worth
    Managing Director
  • Mr. Thomas J. Steiglehner
    Managing Director
  • Mr. Matthew G. Shehorn
    Managing Director
  • Mr. John Joseph Ross II
    Managing Director
  • Mr. Craig J. Petrusha
    Managing Director

FDUS Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Fidus Investment stock right now?

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. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" FDUS shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in FDUS, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Fidus Investment's stock price target for 2024?

1 Wall Street research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Fidus Investment's shares. Their FDUS share price targets range from $22.00 to $22.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $22.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 11.2% from the stock's current price.
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How have FDUS shares performed in 2024?

Fidus Investment's stock was trading at $19.69 at the start of the year. Since then, FDUS stock has increased by 0.5% and is now trading at $19.79.
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When is Fidus Investment's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 1st 2024.
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How were Fidus Investment's earnings last quarter?

Fidus Investment Co. (NASDAQ:FDUS) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 29th. The asset manager reported $0.65 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.56 by $0.09. The asset manager earned $36.31 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $32.83 million. Fidus Investment had a net margin of 60.25% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 12.69%.

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

Fidus Investment declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, April 29th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, June 19th will be given a dividend of $0.43 per share on Wednesday, June 26th. This represents a $1.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 8.69%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, June 18th.
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Is Fidus Investment a good dividend stock?

Fidus Investment (NASDAQ:FDUS) pays an annual dividend of $1.72 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 8.69%. FDUS has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The company has been increasing its dividend for 3 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 59.11%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on EPS estimates, FDUS will have a dividend payout ratio of 76.11% in the coming year. This indicates that the company may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What other stocks do shareholders of Fidus Investment own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Fidus Investment investors own include Hercules Capital (HTGC), Ares Capital (ARCC), BlackRock TCP Capital (TCPC), AT&T (T), Energy Transfer (ET), NewtekOne (NEWT), New Residential Investment (NRZ), TriplePoint Venture Growth BDC (TPVG) and Enterprise Products Partners (EPD).

Who are Fidus Investment's major shareholders?

Fidus Investment's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Van ECK Associates Corp (1.91%), Raymond James & Associates (1.77%), Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (1.38%), Advisors Asset Management Inc. (0.66%), Quadrature Capital Ltd (0.28%) and GraniteShares Advisors LLC (0.27%).
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How do I buy shares of Fidus Investment?

Shares of FDUS stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NASDAQ:FDUS) was last updated on 5/17/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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