Eagle Point Credit Company Inc. ( ECC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 11, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 28, 2019. Shareholders who purchased ECC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 25th quarter that ECC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $15.71, the dividend yield is 15.28%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ECC was $15.71, representing a -17.32% decrease from the 52 week high of $19 and a 29.19% increase over the 52 week low of $12.16.
ECC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.01. Zacks Investment Research reports ECC's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as -14.1%, compared to an industry average of -1.4%.
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