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State of the Union: Biden sees economic glow, GOP sees gloom
“Future Fuel” will unleash $11 trillion wave of wealth (Ad)
Why a new Alzheimer's drug is having a slow US debut
Sri Lanka marks independence anniversary amid economic woes
“Future Fuel” will unleash $11 trillion wave of wealth (Ad)
Tesla hikes price of Model Y after US alters tax credit rule
Disney World unions vote down offer covering 45,000 workers
Cash Holders STILL Aren't Taking Steps to Prepare (Ad)
Route to Super Bowl dangerous for Mexico's avocado haulers
Iraqi currency crash halts after meeting with U.S. official
S&P 500   3,852.36
DOW   32,920.46
QQQ   306.18
State of the Union: Biden sees economic glow, GOP sees gloom
“Future Fuel” will unleash $11 trillion wave of wealth (Ad)
Why a new Alzheimer's drug is having a slow US debut
Sri Lanka marks independence anniversary amid economic woes
“Future Fuel” will unleash $11 trillion wave of wealth (Ad)
Tesla hikes price of Model Y after US alters tax credit rule
Disney World unions vote down offer covering 45,000 workers
Cash Holders STILL Aren't Taking Steps to Prepare (Ad)
Route to Super Bowl dangerous for Mexico's avocado haulers
Iraqi currency crash halts after meeting with U.S. official
S&P 500   3,852.36
DOW   32,920.46
QQQ   306.18
State of the Union: Biden sees economic glow, GOP sees gloom
“Future Fuel” will unleash $11 trillion wave of wealth (Ad)
Why a new Alzheimer's drug is having a slow US debut
Sri Lanka marks independence anniversary amid economic woes
“Future Fuel” will unleash $11 trillion wave of wealth (Ad)
Tesla hikes price of Model Y after US alters tax credit rule
Disney World unions vote down offer covering 45,000 workers
Cash Holders STILL Aren't Taking Steps to Prepare (Ad)
Route to Super Bowl dangerous for Mexico's avocado haulers
Iraqi currency crash halts after meeting with U.S. official
NYSE:HTGC

Hercules Capital - HTGC Stock Forecast, Price & News

$14.76
-0.16 (-1.07%)
(As of 02/3/2023 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$14.67
$14.96
50-Day Range
$13.04
$14.92
52-Week Range
$11.16
$19.09
Volume
930,061 shs
Average Volume
848,186 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.92 billion
P/E Ratio
46.13
Dividend Yield
9.76%
Price Target
$15.86

Hercules Capital MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.43 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
7.4% Upside
$15.86 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
5.22% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.83mentions of Hercules Capital in the last 14 days
Based on 4 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$1.42 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
22.38%
From $1.43 to $1.75 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.13 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

497th out of 858 stocks

Investment Offices, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

3rd out of 9 stocks

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About Hercules Capital (NYSE:HTGC) Stock

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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HTGC Stock News Headlines

Cash Holders STILL Aren't Taking Steps to Prepare
Stocks are crashing... inflation is through the roof... multiple industries are getting hit hard... Americans are fearful of what might happen to their stock portfolios right now -- and who's to blame them? But former Wall Street money manager Louis Navellier says all it takes is being on the right side of this force driving the massive divide. Take action today and watch his exclusive presentation -- absolutely free of charge -- to see how you should be prepping for this phenomenon.
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Cash Holders STILL Aren't Taking Steps to Prepare
Stocks are crashing... inflation is through the roof... multiple industries are getting hit hard... Americans are fearful of what might happen to their stock portfolios right now -- and who's to blame them? But former Wall Street money manager Louis Navellier says all it takes is being on the right side of this force driving the massive divide. Take action today and watch his exclusive presentation -- absolutely free of charge -- to see how you should be prepping for this phenomenon.
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HTGC Company Calendar

Last Earnings
10/28/2021
Ex-Dividend for 11/17 Dividend
11/09/2022
Dividend Payable
11/17/2022
Today
2/05/2023
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
2/16/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Investment offices, not elsewhere classified
Sub-Industry
N/A
Sector
Finance
CUSIP
42709650
Employees
90
Year Founded
2003

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$15.86
High Stock Price Forecast
$18.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$14.50
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+7.4%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.43
Research Coverage
7 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$174.15 million
Pretax Margin
56.56%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$280.98 million
Cash Flow
$1.35 per share
Book Value
$11.29 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
128,327,000
Market Cap
$1.92 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.46

Key Executives

  • Scott Bluestein
    President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Christian Follmann
    Chief Operating Officer
  • Seth H. Meyer
    Chief Financial & Accounting Officer
  • Steve Kuo
    Senior Managing Director & Group Head-Technology
  • Catherine Jhung
    Senior Managing Director-Business Development













HTGC Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Hercules Capital stock right now?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hercules Capital in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" HTGC shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in HTGC, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Hercules Capital's stock price forecast for 2023?

7 Wall Street research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Hercules Capital's shares. Their HTGC share price forecasts range from $14.50 to $18.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $15.86 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 7.4% from the stock's current price.
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How have HTGC shares performed in 2023?

Hercules Capital's stock was trading at $13.22 at the beginning of 2023. Since then, HTGC shares have increased by 11.6% and is now trading at $14.76.
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Are investors shorting Hercules Capital?

Hercules Capital saw a decline in short interest in the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totaling 6,790,000 shares, a decline of 10.1% from the December 31st total of 7,550,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 870,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 7.8 days.
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When is Hercules Capital's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 16th 2023.
View our HTGC earnings forecast
.

How can I listen to Hercules Capital's earnings call?

Hercules Capital will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 16th at 5:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Hercules Capital's earnings last quarter?

Hercules Capital, Inc. (NYSE:HTGC) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 28th. The financial services provider reported $0.33 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.01. The financial services provider earned $70.19 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $71.13 million. Hercules Capital had a net margin of 14.72% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 12.47%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down .2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.34 EPS.

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

Hercules Capital declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 18th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.36 per share on Thursday, November 17th. This represents a $1.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 9.76%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, November 9th. This is an increase from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.35.
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Is Hercules Capital a good dividend stock?

Hercules Capital (NYSE:HTGC) pays an annual dividend of $1.44 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 9.65%. HTGC has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The company has been increasing its dividend for 2 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 450.00%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, HTGC will have a dividend payout ratio of 82.29% in the coming year. This indicates that the company may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for HTGC.

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

3 employees have rated Hercules Capital Chief Executive Officer Scott Bluestein on Glassdoor.com. Scott Bluestein has an approval rating of 71% among the company'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 Sound Income Strategies LLC (1.88%), Gilman Hill Asset Management LLC (0.49%), Mckinley Capital Management LLC Delaware (0.31%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.29%), Security National Bank (0.26%) and Janney Montgomery Scott LLC (0.22%). Insiders that own company stock include Carol L Foster, Christian Follmann, Gayle A Crowell, Scott Bluestein, Thomas J Fallon and Wade Loo.
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How do I buy shares of Hercules Capital?

Shares of HTGC stock 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 $14.76.

How much money does Hercules Capital make?

Hercules Capital (NYSE:HTGC) has a market capitalization of $1.92 billion and generates $126.37 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $174.15 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.32 on an earnings per share basis.

How can I contact Hercules Capital?

Hercules Capital's mailing address is 400 HAMILTON AVE SUITE 310, PALO ALTO CA, 94301. The official website for the company is www.htgc.com. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at (650) 289-3060, via email at mhara@htgc.com, or via fax at 650-473-9194.

This page (NYSE:HTGC) was last updated on 2/5/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff