Apollo Investment Corporation ( AINV ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 19, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 07, 2014. Shareholders who purchased AINV stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 9th quarter that AINV has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of AINV was $8.46, representing a -8.14% decrease from the 52 week high of $9.21 and a 16.21% increase over the 52 week low of $7.28.
AINV's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.18. Zacks Investment Research reports AINV's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 9.62%, compared to an industry average of 4.3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to AINV through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AINV as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors BDC Income ETF ( BIZD )
- PowerShares KBW High Dividend Yield Financial Portfolio ETF ( KBWD ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWD with an increase of 0.71% over the last 100 days. BIZD has the highest percent weighting of AINV at 5.52%.