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NASDAQ:FDUSFidus Investment Stock Price, Forecast & News

$8.68
+0.19 (+2.24 %)
(As of 07/10/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$8.45
Now: $8.68
$8.70
50-Day Range
$8.52
MA: $9.30
$11.02
52-Week Range
$4.45
Now: $8.68
$16.44
Volume139,200 shs
Average Volume141,424 shs
Market Capitalization$212.14 million
P/E Ratio20.67
Dividend Yield13.83%
Beta1.67
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.70 out of 5 stars


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$77.11 million
Cash Flow$1.52 per share
Book Value$16.85 per share

Profitability

Net Income$48.47 million

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$212.14 million
Next Earnings Date8/6/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Fidus Investment (NASDAQ:FDUS) Frequently Asked Questions

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 Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, FDUS stock has decreased by 25.5% and is now trading at $8.68. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Fidus Investment?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Fidus Investment in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Fidus Investment.

When is Fidus Investment's next earnings date?

Fidus Investment is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 6th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Fidus Investment.

How were Fidus Investment's earnings last quarter?

Fidus Investment Corp (NASDAQ:FDUS) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 30th. The asset manager reported $0.35 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.34 by $0.01. The asset manager had revenue of $19.98 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $19.61 million. Fidus Investment had a return on equity of 8.19% and a net margin of 13.19%. View Fidus Investment's earnings history.

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

Fidus Investment announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 29th. Investors of record on Friday, June 12th will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share on Friday, June 26th. This represents a $1.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 13.82%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 11th. View Fidus Investment's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for FDUS?

5 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Fidus Investment's shares. Their forecasts range from $9.00 to $16.00. On average, they expect Fidus Investment's stock price to reach $13.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 55.5% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Fidus Investment.

Has Fidus Investment been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about FDUS stock has been trending very negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Fidus Investment earned a news impact score of -3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the asset manager a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View the latest news about Fidus Investment.

Are investors shorting Fidus Investment?

Fidus Investment saw a drop in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 339,300 shares, a drop of 13.9% from the June 15th total of 394,200 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 227,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.5 days. Approximately 1.4% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Fidus Investment's Current Options Chain.

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 following 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)

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 investors include Carroll Financial Associates Inc. (0.03%). 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. View institutional ownership trends for Fidus Investment.

Which major investors are buying Fidus Investment stock?

FDUS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Carroll Financial Associates Inc.. 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. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Fidus Investment's stock price today?

One share of FDUS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.68.

How big of a company is Fidus Investment?

Fidus Investment has a market capitalization of $212.14 million and generates $77.11 million in revenue each year. The asset manager earns $48.47 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.44 on an earnings per share basis.

What is Fidus Investment's official website?

The official website for Fidus Investment is 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]

This page was last updated on 7/12/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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