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HTGC Hercules Capital
PE ratio, current and historical analysis

## HTGC PE ratio history

### Hercules Capital PE ratio by year

## HTGC average PE ratio chart

## HTGC PE vs peers

## Frequently asked questions

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What is Hercules Capital's PE ratio?

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What is the 3-year average PE ratio for Hercules Capital (HTGC)?

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What is the 5-year average PE ratio for Hercules Capital (HTGC)?

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What is the highest PE ratio for HTGC?

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How does the current PE ratio for HTGC compare to its historical average?

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Why is Hercules Capital's PE ratio so low?

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How is HTGC's PE ratio calculated (Hercules Capital PE ratio formula)?

As of Jun 14, 2024, the Hercules Capital stock's PE ratio is 8.82. This takes into account the latest EPS of $2.22 and stock price of $19.57. The PE ratio has grown by 17% from its last 4 quarters average of 7.5.

How has HTGC's PE ratio performed in the past

The PE ratio of Hercules Capital has averaged 15.56 over the last ten years. The current P/E ratio of 8.82 is 43% lower than the historical average. Looking back at the last ten years, HTGC's PE ratio peaked in the Jun 2022 quarter at 122.64, when the price was $13.49 and the EPS was $0.11. The lowest point was in the Mar 2021 quarter, when it reached 5.66 with a price of $16.03 and an EPS of $2.83.

Average

15.56

Median

11.88

Minimum

5.66

Maximum

122.64

Maximum annual increase: 54.9% in 2021

Maximum annual decrease: -56.5% in 2023

Year | PE ratio | Change |
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2023 | 7.19 | -56.5% |

2022 | 16.53 | 49.46% |

2021 | 11.06 | 54.9% |

2020 | 7.14 | -12.93% |

2019 | 8.2 | -38.39% |

2018 | 13.31 | -3.62% |

2017 | 13.81 | -10.96% |

2016 | 15.51 | -23.67% |

2015 | 20.32 | 52.9% |

2014 | 13.29 | 35.34% |

What is the average PE ratio of HTGC for the past years

Currently, HTGC's PE ratio is lower than its 3, 5 and 10-year averages.

3-year avg

21.39

5-year avg

16.58

10-year avg

15.56

15-year avg

21.83

What is HTGC's PE ratio compared to its peers

Stock name | PE ratio | Market cap |
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HTGC Hercules Capital Inc | 8.82 | $3.17B |

FNMA Federal National Mortgage Association Fannie Mae | N/A | $1.64B |

HTGC stock has a price to earnings ratio of 8.82 as of Jun 14, 2024.

The 3-year average price to earnings ratio for HTGC stock is 21.39.

The 5-year average price to earnings ratio for HTGC stock is 16.58.

Over the last ten years, the Jun 2022 quarter recorded the highest quarterly PE ratio at 122.64.

HTGC's price to earnings ratio is currently 43% below its 10-year historical average.

HTGC's PE ratio is low because its earnings per share (EPS) is high relative to its stock price.

You can calculate the P/E ratio by dividing the most recent stock price by the trailing twelve months EPS. As of today (Jun 14, 2024), Hercules Capital's share price is $19.57. The company's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ending Mar 2024 is $2.22. Therefore, Hercules Capital's PE ratio for today is 8.82. `PE RATIO(8.82) = STOCK PRICE($19.57) / TTM EPS($2.22)`

All PE ratio stats are based on quarterly TTM periods, unless otherwise specified.