Fidus Investment Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.04 (+0.24 %)
(As of 07/30/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume72,819 shs
Average Volume65,168 shs
Market Capitalization$410.59 million
P/E Ratio5.89
Dividend Yield7.38%
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About Fidus Investment

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.


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Fidus Investment (NASDAQ:FDUS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Fidus Investment a buy right now?

6 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Fidus Investment in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Fidus Investment stock.
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Are investors shorting Fidus Investment?

Fidus Investment saw a increase in short interest in the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 166,600 shares, an increase of 26.8% from the June 30th total of 131,400 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 107,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.6 days. Currently, 0.7% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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When is Fidus Investment's next earnings date?

Fidus Investment is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 5th 2021.
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How can I listen to Fidus Investment's earnings call?

Fidus Investment will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, August 6th at 9:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 404-537-3406 with passcode "6857165".

How were Fidus Investment's earnings last quarter?

Fidus Investment Co. (NASDAQ:FDUS) issued its earnings results on Thursday, May, 6th. The asset manager reported $0.45 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.35 by $0.10. The asset manager had revenue of $23.29 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $20.16 million. Fidus Investment had a net margin of 78.86% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 10.19%.
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How has Fidus Investment's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Fidus Investment's stock was trading at $11.65 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, FDUS stock has increased by 44.2% and is now trading at $16.80.
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How often does Fidus Investment pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Fidus Investment?

Fidus Investment announced a Variable dividend on Thursday, May 6th. Shareholders of record on Monday, June 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.39 per share on Monday, June 28th. This represents a dividend yield of 7.1%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, June 11th.
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Is Fidus Investment a good dividend stock?

Fidus Investment pays an annual dividend of $1.24 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 7.38%. FDUS has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. Fidus Investment does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Fidus Investment is 80.00%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, Fidus Investment will have a dividend payout ratio of 81.58% in the coming year. This indicates that Fidus Investment may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for FDUS?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Fidus Investment's shares. Their forecasts range from $11.50 to $19.00. On average, they anticipate Fidus Investment's stock price to reach $16.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.3%.
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Who are Fidus Investment's key executives?

Fidus Investment's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Edward H. Ross, Chairman & CEO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Thomas C. Lauer, Pres & Director (Age 53)
  • Ms. Shelby E. Sherard, CFO, Chief Compliance Officer & Sec. (Age 51)
  • Ms. Jody Burfening, Investor Relations Contact

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What other stocks do shareholders of Fidus Investment own?

What is Fidus Investment's stock symbol?

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

Who are Fidus Investment's major shareholders?

Fidus Investment's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Advisors Asset Management Inc. (0.62%), Eagle Global Advisors LLC (0.20%), Raymond James Trust N.A. (0.13%) and Magnolia Capital Advisors LLC (0.09%). Company insiders that own Fidus Investment stock include Charles D Hyman, Edward H Ross, Raymond L Jr Anstiss, Shelby E Sherard and Thomas Charles Lauer.
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Which institutional investors are selling Fidus Investment stock?

FDUS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Eagle Global Advisors LLC.
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Which institutional investors are buying Fidus Investment stock?

FDUS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Magnolia Capital Advisors LLC, Advisors Asset Management Inc., and Raymond James Trust N.A.. Company insiders that have bought Fidus Investment stock in the last two years include Charles D Hyman, Edward H Ross, Raymond L Jr Anstiss, Shelby E Sherard, and Thomas Charles Lauer.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Fidus Investment's stock price today?

One share of FDUS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.80.

How much money does Fidus Investment make?

Fidus Investment has a market capitalization of $410.59 million and generates $85.12 million in revenue each year. The asset manager earns $31.23 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.55 on an earnings per share basis.

What is Fidus Investment's official website?

The official website for Fidus Investment is

Where are Fidus Investment's headquarters?

Fidus Investment is headquartered at 1603 ORRINGTON AVENUE SUITE 1005, EVANSTON IL, 60201.

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]

This page was last updated on 8/1/2021 by Staff
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