Apollo Investment Corporation ( AINV ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 20, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 05, 2018. Shareholders who purchased AINV prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that AINV has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $5.93, the dividend yield is 10.12%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AINV was $5.93, representing a -12.99% decrease from the 52 week high of $6.82 and a 4.22% increase over the 52 week low of $5.69.
AINV's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.36. Zacks Investment Research reports AINV's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as -6.72%, compared to an industry average of -7.1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to AINV through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AINV as a top-10 holding:
- VanEck Vectors BDC Income ETF ( BIZD ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is BIZD with an decrease of -6.03% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of AINV at 0.05%.
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