Prospect Capital Corporation (PSEC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 28, 2012

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Prospect Capital Corporation ( PSEC ) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 28, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.1017 per share scheduled for December 20, 2012. Shareholders who purchased PSEC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that PSEC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $10.71.

The previous trading day's last sale of PSEC was $10.71, representing a -12.57% decrease from the 52 week high of $12.25 and a 20.88% increase over the 52 week low of $8.86.

PSEC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.69. Zacks Investment Research reports PSEC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -9.3%, compared to an industry average of -5.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PSEC Dividend History page.

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 ( KCE )
  • WisdomTree Trust SmallCap Dividend Fund ( DES ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is KCE with an increase of 11.08% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PSEC at 2.88%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: DES , ETF , KCE , PSEC

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