On 2016-08-05, Fidus Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:FDUS) confirmed the dividend disbursement of $0.39 a share to shareholders as on record 2016-09-09. The firm will release dividend on 2016-09-23 while ex-dividend date is reported to be 2016-09-07.
The shareholders who will hold their stock holding till the ex-dividend date will receive payout. Last year, Fidus Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:FDUS) paid a total of $0.39 per share in dividends. This figure stood at $0.39 a share in the same period a year ago indicating a deviation of -6.9767%.
Analyst Opinion The sell-side market experts layering the stock estimates have established a price target of $17.125 on the stock. This figure is the average of recommendations offered by 4 brokerages. The brokerages had set bullish as well as bearish price estimates, which stands at $20 and $15.5, respectively.
Taking the mathematical rating formula, the price for Fidus Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:FDUS) stands at 1.5. Earnings Review Fidus Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:FDUS) will report its quarterly earnings for the period ending on 2016-09-30 by 2016-11-03. For the period ending on 2016-09-30, experts are expecting EPS of $0.37.
Coming to the quarter ending on 2015-12-31, Fidus Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:FDUS) recorded EPS of $0.29. The reported numbers came lower than the analysts’ estimates of $0.4, demonstrating a miss of $-0.11 as against reported figures.
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