Prospect Capital Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 26, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.1101 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 21, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PSEC stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 3rd quarter that PSEC has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $11.06, the dividend yield is 11.95%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PSEC was $11.06,
representing a -9.71% decrease from the 52 week high of $12.25 and
a 12.86% increase over the 52 week low of $9.80.
PSEC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.26. Zacks Investment Research reports PSEC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -6.75%, compared to an
industry average of -1.4%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to PSEC through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PSEC as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Capital Markets ETF (
- WisdomTree Trust SmallCap Dividend Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is KCE with an increase of
16.24% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of PSEC at 2.88%.