Fidus Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:FDUS) announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, November 3rd, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Wednesday, December 20th will be given a dividend of 0.39 per share by the asset manager on Wednesday, December 27th. This represents a $1.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 9.52%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, December 19th.

Fidus Investment Corporation (FDUS) traded down $0.39 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $16.38. The company had a trading volume of 97,749 shares, compared to its average volume of 70,892. The stock has a market capitalization of $401.44 million, a PE ratio of 10.71 and a beta of 1.14.

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A number of equities research analysts have recently weighed in on the company. BidaskClub cut Fidus Investment Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 27th. Zacks Investment Research cut Fidus Investment Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 12th. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company. Fidus Investment Corporation has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $17.50.

Fidus Investment Corporation Company Profile

Fidus Investment Corporation is a closed-end, non-diversified investment company. The Company provides customized debt and equity financing solutions to lower middle-market companies. The Company’s investment objective is to provide attractive risk-adjusted returns by generating both current income from its debt investments and capital appreciation from its equity-related investments.

Dividend History for Fidus Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:FDUS)

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