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Hercules Capital (HTGC) Stock Forecast & Price Target

$19.82
+0.02 (+0.10%)
(As of 06/21/2024 ET)

Hercules Capital - Analysts' Recommendations and Stock Price Forecast (2024)

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Consensus Rating

Consensus Price Target

$18.56
-6.34% Downside
High Forecast$21.50
Average Forecast$18.56
Low Forecast$15.00
TypeCurrent Forecast
6/23/23 to 6/22/24
1 Month Ago
5/24/23 to 5/23/24
3 Months Ago
3/25/23 to 3/24/24
1 Year Ago
6/23/22 to 6/23/23
Consensus Rating
Hold
Hold
Hold
Moderate Buy
Strong Buy
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
Buy
3 Buy rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
Hold
4 Hold rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
Sell
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Sell rating(s)
Consensus Price Target$18.56$18.56$17.75$14.71
Forecasted Upside-6.34% Downside1.99% Upside1.92% Upside7.22% Upside
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HTGC Analyst Recommendations By Month

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HTGC Price Targets by Month

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Hercules Capital Stock vs. The Competition

TypeHercules CapitalFinance CompaniesS&P 500
Consensus Rating Score
2.43
2.43
2.50
Consensus RatingHoldHoldModerate Buy
Predicted Upside-6.34% Downside64.29% Upside10.92% Upside
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Positive News
Positive News
DateBrokerageAnalyst NameActionRatingPrice TargetUpside/Downside on Report DateDetails
5/3/2024Wells Fargo & Company
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 Boost TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$19.50 ➝ $20.00+2.93%
5/3/2024JMP Securities
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 Boost TargetMarket Outperform ➝ Market Outperform$19.00 ➝ $20.00+2.93%
5/3/2024Piper Sandler
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 Boost TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$21.00 ➝ $21.50+10.48%
5/3/2024Keefe, Bruyette & Woods
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 Boost TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$18.00 ➝ $19.00-1.55%
1/16/2024Compass Point
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 DowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$17.00 ➝ $17.50-0.46%
11/21/2023UBS Group
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 Initiated CoverageNeutral$17.00+8.38%
8/4/2023Oppenheimer
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 Boost TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$13.00 ➝ $15.00-12.15%
8/4/2023LADENBURG THALM/SH SH
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 Boost Target$17.00 ➝ $18.50+8.35%
2/17/2023Royal Bank of Canada
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 Boost TargetOutperform$16.00 ➝ $17.00+4.68%

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HTGC Forecast - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hercules Capital's stock forecast and purchase recommendation?

According to the research reports of 7 Wall Street equities research analysts, the average twelve-month stock price forecast for Hercules Capital is $18.56, with a high forecast of $21.50 and a low forecast of $15.00. The consensus rating for Hercules Capital stock is Hold based on the current 4 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for HTGC. Learn more on HTGC's analyst rating history.

Do Wall Street analysts like Hercules Capital more than its competitors?

Analysts like Hercules Capital less than other "finance" companies. The consensus rating score for Hercules Capital is 2.43 while the average consensus rating score for "finance" companies is 2.43. Learn more on how HTGC compares to other companies.

Does Hercules Capital's stock price have much upside?

According to analysts, Hercules Capital's stock has a predicted upside of 1.99% based on their 12-month stock forecasts.

What analysts cover Hercules Capital?

Hercules Capital has been rated by research analysts at JMP Securities, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Piper Sandler, and Wells Fargo & Company in the past 90 days.


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