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Runway Growth Finance (RWAY) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-0.06 (-0.51%)
(As of 06/14/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
223,946 shs
Average Volume
340,132 shs
Market Capitalization
$460.24 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Runway Growth Finance MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
2.14 Rating Score
8.4% Upside
$12.65 Price Target
Short Interest
2.78% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
News Sentiment
1.28mentions of Runway Growth Finance in the last 14 days
Based on 9 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$16.09 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $1.80 to $1.75 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.

2.57 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

568th out of 878 stocks

Nondepository Credit Institutions Industry

23rd out of 53 stocks

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About Runway Growth Finance Stock (NASDAQ:RWAY)

Runway Growth Finance Corp. is a business development company specializing investments in senior-secured loans to late stage and growth companies. It prefers to make investments in companies engaged in the technology, life sciences, healthcare and information services, business services and select consumer services and products sectors. It prefers to investments in companies engaged in electronic equipment and instruments, systems software, hardware, storage and peripherals and specialized consumer services, application software, healthcare technology, internet software and services, data processing and outsourced services, internet retail, human resources and employment services, biotechnology, healthcare equipment and education services. It invests in senior secured loans between $10 million and $75 million.

RWAY Stock Price History

RWAY Stock News Headlines

Q1 2024 Runway Growth Finance Corp Earnings Call
Light at the end of the runway
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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 5/24 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Nondepository credit institutions
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
Low Stock Price Target
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
7 Analysts


Net Income
$44.34 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$56.18 million
Cash Flow
$1.78 per share
Book Value
$13.51 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$460.24 million
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RWAY Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Runway Growth Finance stock right now?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Runway Growth Finance in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" RWAY shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in RWAY, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Runway Growth Finance's stock price target for 2024?

7 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Runway Growth Finance's stock. Their RWAY share price targets range from $12.00 to $13.50. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $12.65 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 8.4% from the stock's current price.
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How have RWAY shares performed in 2024?

Runway Growth Finance's stock was trading at $12.62 at the start of the year. Since then, RWAY stock has decreased by 7.5% and is now trading at $11.67.
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Are investors shorting Runway Growth Finance?

Runway Growth Finance saw a decrease in short interest during the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,080,000 shares, a decrease of 22.9% from the May 15th total of 1,400,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 395,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.7 days. Approximately 2.8% of the company's stock are short sold.
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When is Runway Growth Finance's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 13th 2024.
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How were Runway Growth Finance's earnings last quarter?

Runway Growth Finance Corp. (NASDAQ:RWAY) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 7th. The company reported $0.46 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.46. The company earned $40.01 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $39.35 million. Runway Growth Finance had a net margin of 26.93% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 14.17%.

How often does Runway Growth Finance pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Runway Growth Finance?

Runway Growth Finance declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 30th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.40 per share on Friday, May 24th. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 13.71%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 9th.
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Is Runway Growth Finance a good dividend stock?

Runway Growth Finance (NASDAQ:RWAY) pays an annual dividend of $1.60 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 13.50%. RWAY has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio is 145.45%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, RWAY will have a dividend payout ratio of 91.43% in the coming year. This indicates that the company may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for RWAY.

What ETFs hold Runway Growth Finance's stock?

ETFs with the largest weight of Runway Growth Finance (NASDAQ:RWAY) stock in their portfolio include Invesco KBW High Dividend Yield Financial ETF (KBWD), Putnam BDC Income ETF (PBDC) and Virtus Private Credit Strategy ETF (VPC).IQ U.S. Small Cap ETF (CSML).

When did Runway Growth Finance IPO?

Runway Growth Finance (RWAY) raised $104 million in an IPO on Thursday, October 21st 2021. The company issued 6,900,000 shares at a price of $14.60-$15.60 per share. J.P. Morgan, Morgan Stanley, Wells Fargo Securities and UBS Investment Bank acted as the underwriters for the IPO and Oppenheimer & Co., B. Riley Securities, Compass Point and Hovde Group, LLC were co-managers.

Who are Runway Growth Finance's major shareholders?

Runway Growth Finance's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Hennion & Walsh Asset Management Inc. (0.66%), Alpine Global Management LLC (0.61%), Norden Group LLC (0.29%), Advisors Asset Management Inc. (0.10%), Tidal Investments LLC (0.07%) and Quadrature Capital Ltd (0.06%). Insiders that own company stock include John F Engel, Multi-Strategy Mast Brookfield, Ocm Growth Holdings Llc, R David Spreng and Thomas B Raterman.
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How do I buy shares of Runway Growth Finance?

Shares of RWAY 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:RWAY) was last updated on 6/16/2024 by Staff

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