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Stock Information

Price (Prev Close) 14.66 Median Price Target 16.00
Price - 52 Week High 15.47 Diff from Prev Close 1.34
Price - 52 Week Low 11.47 % Difference 9.14%
Price Date (Latest) Mar 23, 2017    


Analyst Ratings

Mean Recommendation: 2.08

1-Strong Buy 3
2-Buy 5
3-Hold 4
4-Underperform 0
5-Sell 0


Reference Information

Last Actual (FY0) 1.34
FY0 End Date Dec '16
Ind. Annual Div. 1.24
Hist (5 Yr) Growth % 4.39 %
Hist (5 Yr) Stability % 10.18 %
Yield (%) 9.01 %


Analyst Forecasts

Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates #Up #Down Mean % Change
Annual Dec '19 1.50 1.50 1.50 1.50 1 0 0 N/A
Annual Dec '18 1.44 1.50 1.39 1.45 10 4 2 1.76 %
Annual Dec '17 1.31 1.37 1.27 1.31 12 2 7 -0.52 %
Quarterly Mar '17 0.29 0.31 0.28 0.29 12 0 12 -7.63 %
Quarterly Jun '17 0.32 0.34 0.31 0.32 12 2 6 -1.91 %
Quarterly Sep '17 0.34 0.36 0.33 0.34 12 7 1 2.11 %
Quarterly Dec '17 0.35 0.37 0.34 0.35 12 8 0 3.86 %
Long Term Growth N/A 5.00 5.00 5.00 5.00 1 0 0 -  

Actuals

Fiscal Period   Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual Dec '16 1.34 1.24 7.72 %
Quarterly Mar '16 0.28 0.28 0.39 %
Quarterly Jun '16 0.32 0.30 7.35 %
Quarterly Sep '16 0.32 0.31 2.41 %
Quarterly Dec '16 0.43 0.32 34.24 %
Annual Dec '15 1.04 1.03 0.92 %
Annual Dec '14 1.13 1.21 -6.47 %

P/E Ratios

P/E Ratios Hercules Capital investments Ind. Relative
FY0 10.27 26.19 0.39
FY1 10.47 32.28 0.32
FY2 9.56 29.48 0.32

EPS Growth Rates

Growth Rates Hercules Capital investments Ind. Relative
FY1/FY0 -1.91 -19.25 1.21
FY2/FY1 9.46 9.64 1.00
FY3/FY2 4.12 5.91 0.98

Disclaimer: Mean earnings estimates are calculated by First Call based on their earnings projections made by the analysts who cover Hercules Capital. Please note that any opinions, estimates or forecasts regarding Hercules Capital's performance made by these analysts (and therefore the average estimate numbers) are theirs and do not represent opinions, forecasts or predictions of Hercules Capital or its management. Hercules Capital does not by its reference above or distribution imply its endorsement of or concurrence with such information, conclusions or recommendations.

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