The stock of Fidus Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:FDUS) hit a new 52-week low and has $12.13 target or 6.00% below today’s $12.90 share price. The 6 months bearish chart indicates high risk for the $315.96 million company. The 1-year low was reported on Mar, 1 by Barchart.com. If the $12.13 price target is reached, the company will be worth $18.96 million less. The stock increased 0.16% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $12.9. About 39,856 shares traded. Fidus Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:FDUS) has risen 12.11% since March 1, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.59% the S&P500.
Viacom, Inc. operates as media brand worldwide. The company has market cap of $13.91 billion. The firm creates television programs, motion pictures, short-form content, applications, games, consumer products, social media experiences, and other entertainment content for audiences. It has a 7.82 P/E ratio. It operates through two divisions, Media Networks and Filmed Entertainment.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.4 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.81, from 2.21 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 7 investors sold Fidus Investment Corporation shares while 13 reduced holdings. 10 funds opened positions while 18 raised stakes. 7.12 million shares or 4.90% more from 6.78 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Carroll Associate owns 5,960 shares. Financial Bank Of America De invested in 0% or 1,000 shares. Salzhauer Michael has 0.14% invested in Fidus Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:FDUS) for 20,600 shares. 29,873 are owned by Millennium. The Florida-based Raymond James Services Inc has invested 0.05% in Fidus Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:FDUS). Stepstone Group Limited Partnership holds 2.76% of its portfolio in Fidus Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:FDUS) for 260,105 shares. Brown Brothers Harriman & holds 11,828 shares. Buckhead Cap Mgmt Ltd Liability Corporation reported 160,830 shares. Novare Capital Management Limited Liability Company has 345,544 shares for 0.98% of their portfolio. Bb&T Limited Liability owns 219,466 shares or 0.05% of their US portfolio. Advisory accumulated 0.08% or 297,260 shares. Commonwealth Equity Inc stated it has 11,798 shares. 13,011 are held by Bragg Financial Advsrs. The California-based Ares Mngmt Ltd has invested 0.15% in Fidus Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:FDUS). New York-based Citigroup Inc has invested 0% in Fidus Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:FDUS).
Among 6 analysts covering Fidus Investment (NASDAQ:FDUS), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Fidus Investment had 10 analyst reports since January 15, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. Oppenheimer maintained it with “Buy” rating and $1800 target in Friday, August 4 report. The rating was initiated by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Mkt Perform” on Tuesday, January 10. The rating was initiated by DA Davidson on Friday, September 23 with “Buy”. The firm has “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods given on Sunday, October 22. Janney Capital initiated the shares of FDUS in report on Friday, January 15 with “Neutral” rating. The stock of Fidus Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:FDUS) has “Hold” rating given on Friday, November 3 by Robert W. Baird. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained Fidus Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:FDUS) rating on Wednesday, May 31. Keefe Bruyette & Woods has “Hold” rating and $1800 target. Ladenburg initiated Fidus Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:FDUS) on Friday, February 16 with “Buy” rating. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Sunday, July 23 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Robert W. Baird downgraded it to “Neutral” rating and $17 target in Monday, January 9 report.
Oldfield Partners Llp holds 11.99% of its portfolio in Viacom, Inc. for 5.35 million shares. Clearline Capital Lp owns 357,313 shares or 7.24% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Tremblant Capital Group has 5.4% invested in the company for 4.38 million shares. The New York-based Stuyvesant Capital Management has invested 4.02% in the stock. Permit Capital Llc, a Pennsylvania-based fund reported 221,000 shares.