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Hercules Capital Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.02 (-0.12 %)
(As of 09/24/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume383,689 shs
Average Volume672,900 shs
Market Capitalization$1.93 billion
P/E Ratio5.76
Dividend Yield7.68%
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About Hercules Capital

Hercules is the largest non-bank lender to venture capital-backed companies at all stages of development in a broadly diversified variety of technology, life sciences, and sustainable and renewable technology industries. With over a decade of experience in venture debt, Hercules is uniquely positioned to quickly create innovative financing solutions that perfectly fit within a company's existing capital structure and map to its business objectives. Recognized as the industry leader, Hercules understands the flexibility these types of companies need and has the experience to work closely with them, even through challenging times, to help them reach critical milestones. Hercules' deep sector expertise, geographic presence and its strong capital base have made Hercules the lender of choice for more than 480 innovative companies.


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Overall MarketRank

2.26 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

425th out of 1,331 stocks

Investment Offices, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

3rd out of 156 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.5Community Rank: 4.4Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 3.8 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Hercules Capital (NYSE:HTGC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Hercules Capital a buy right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hercules Capital in the last year. There are currently 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Hercules Capital stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Hercules Capital?

Wall Street analysts have given Hercules Capital a "Buy" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Hercules Capital wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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When is Hercules Capital's next earnings date?

Hercules Capital is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 4th 2021.
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How were Hercules Capital's earnings last quarter?

Hercules Capital, Inc. (NYSE:HTGC) posted its earnings results on Thursday, July, 29th. The financial services provider reported $0.32 EPS for the quarter, hitting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.32. The financial services provider had revenue of $69.56 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $69.75 million. Hercules Capital had a net margin of 120.11% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.87%.
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How has Hercules Capital's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Hercules Capital's stock was trading at $12.20 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, HTGC shares have increased by 36.5% and is now trading at $16.65.
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How often does Hercules Capital pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Hercules Capital?

Hercules Capital announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 28th. Investors of record on Wednesday, August 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.32 per share on Wednesday, August 18th. This represents a $1.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 7.69%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 10th.
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Is Hercules Capital a good dividend stock?

Hercules Capital pays an annual dividend of $1.28 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 7.68%. HTGC has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. Hercules Capital does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Hercules Capital is 92.09%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, Hercules Capital will have a dividend payout ratio of 92.09% in the coming year. This indicates that Hercules Capital may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for HTGC?

4 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Hercules Capital's stock. Their forecasts range from $16.00 to $18.50. On average, they expect Hercules Capital's share price to reach $17.25 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 3.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Hercules Capital's key executives?

Hercules Capital's management team includes the following people:
  • Scott Bluestein, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Christian Follmann, Senior Director-Operations & Strategic Projects
  • Seth H. Meyer, Chief Financial & Accounting Officer
  • Steve Kuo, Senior Managing Director & Group Head-Technology
  • Melanie Grace, Secretary & Chief Compliance Officer

What is Scott Bluestein's approval rating as Hercules Capital's CEO?

3 employees have rated Hercules Capital CEO Scott Bluestein on Glassdoor.com. Scott Bluestein has an approval rating of 71% among Hercules Capital's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Hercules Capital own?

What is Hercules Capital's stock symbol?

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

Who are Hercules Capital's major shareholders?

Hercules Capital's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (2.02%), Sound Income Strategies LLC (1.78%), Royal Bank of Canada (1.67%), Van ECK Associates Corp (1.18%), Advisors Capital Management LLC (0.79%) and Invesco Ltd. (0.79%). Company insiders that own Hercules Capital stock include Carol L Foster, Gayle A Crowell, Scott Bluestein and Thomas J Fallon.
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Which major investors are selling Hercules Capital stock?

HTGC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Northern Trust Corp, abrdn plc, Advisors Capital Management LLC, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Muzinich & Co. Inc., Susquehanna International Group LLP, Telemus Capital LLC, and Legal & General Group Plc. Company insiders that have sold Hercules Capital company stock in the last year include Scott Bluestein, and Thomas J Fallon.
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Which major investors are buying Hercules Capital stock?

HTGC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Citadel Advisors LLC, 1832 Asset Management L.P., 1832 Asset Management L.P., First Trust Advisors LP, Van ECK Associates Corp, Blair William & Co. IL, Invesco Ltd., and Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB publ. Company insiders that have bought Hercules Capital stock in the last two years include Carol L Foster, and Gayle A Crowell.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Hercules Capital's stock price today?

One share of HTGC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.65.

How much money does Hercules Capital make?

Hercules Capital has a market capitalization of $1.93 billion and generates $287.26 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $227.26 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.39 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Hercules Capital have?

Hercules Capital employs 82 workers across the globe.

When was Hercules Capital founded?

Hercules Capital was founded in 2003.

What is Hercules Capital's official website?

The official website for Hercules Capital is www.htgc.com.

Where are Hercules Capital's headquarters?

Hercules Capital is headquartered at 400 HAMILTON AVE SUITE 310, PALO ALTO CA, 94301.

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].

This page was last updated on 9/25/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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