NYSE:HTGC - Hercules Capital Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$12.31 +0.08 (+0.65 %)
(As of 01/18/2019 05:12 AM ET)
Previous Close$12.23
Today's Range$12.11 - $12.34
52-Week Range$10.57 - $13.70
Volume370,700 shs
Average Volume426,933 shs
Market Capitalization$1.16 billion
P/E Ratio10.61
Dividend Yield10.21%
Hercules Capital, Inc. is a specialty finance company, which focuses on providing senior secured loans to high-growth, innovative venture capital-backed companies in a variety of technology, life sciences, and sustainable and renewable technology industries. The company was founded by Manuel A. Henriquez in December 2003 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, CA.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment offices, not elsewhere classified



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$190.88 million
Cash Flow$1.2678 per share
Book Value$9.99 per share


Net Income$78.99 million


Market Cap$1.16 billion

Hercules Capital (NYSE:HTGC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hercules Capital's stock symbol?

Hercules Capital trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HTGC."

How often does Hercules Capital pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Hercules Capital?

Hercules Capital announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 1st. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 12th will be given a dividend of $0.31 per share on Monday, November 19th. This represents a $1.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 10.07%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 8th. View Hercules Capital's Dividend History.

How were Hercules Capital's earnings last quarter?

Hercules Capital Inc (NYSE:HTGC) issued its earnings results on Thursday, November, 1st. The financial services provider reported $0.31 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.31. The financial services provider had revenue of $52.60 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $54.37 million. Hercules Capital had a net margin of 55.71% and a return on equity of 11.60%. The business's revenue was up 14.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.29 EPS. View Hercules Capital's Earnings History.

When is Hercules Capital's next earnings date?

Hercules Capital is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 28th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Hercules Capital.

What price target have analysts set for HTGC?

6 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Hercules Capital's shares. Their forecasts range from $14.00 to $15.00. On average, they expect Hercules Capital's stock price to reach $14.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 17.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Hercules Capital.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Hercules Capital?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hercules Capital in the last year. There are currently 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Hercules Capital.

Has Hercules Capital been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about HTGC stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Hercules Capital earned a coverage optimism score of 0.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the financial services provider a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Hercules Capital's key competitors?

Who are Hercules Capital's key executives?

Hercules Capital's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Manuel A. Henriquez, Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
  • Christian Follmann, Senior Director-Operations & Strategic Projects
  • David Michael Lund, Chief Financial Officer
  • Melanie Grace, Secretary & Chief Compliance Officer
  • Scott Bluestein, Chief Investment Officer

Who are Hercules Capital's major shareholders?

Hercules Capital's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Sound Income Strategies LLC (1.21%), Sound Income Strategies LLC (1.21%), Sound Income Strategies LLC (1.12%) and DNB Asset Management AS (0.07%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Hercules Capital.

Which institutional investors are selling Hercules Capital stock?

HTGC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sound Income Strategies LLC and DNB Asset Management AS. View Insider Buying and Selling for Hercules Capital.

Which institutional investors are buying Hercules Capital stock?

HTGC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sound Income Strategies LLC and Sound Income Strategies LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Hercules Capital.

How do I buy shares of Hercules Capital?

Shares of HTGC 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 Hercules Capital's stock price today?

One share of HTGC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.31.

How big of a company is Hercules Capital?

Hercules Capital has a market capitalization of $1.16 billion and generates $190.88 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $78.99 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.16 on an earnings per share basis. Hercules Capital employs 67 workers across the globe.

What is Hercules Capital's official website?

The official website for Hercules Capital is http://www.htgc.com.

How can I contact Hercules Capital?

Hercules Capital's mailing address is 400 HAMILTON AVE SUITE 310, PALO ALTO CA, 94301. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 650-289-3060 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Hercules Capital (NYSE HTGC)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  339 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  354 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  693
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Hercules Capital and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HTGC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HTGC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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