Eagle Point Credit Company Inc. ( ECC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 10, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 31, 2018. Shareholders who purchased ECC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 16th quarter that ECC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $18.43, the dividend yield is 13.02%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ECC was $18.43, representing a -14.4% decrease from the 52 week high of $21.53 and a 6.66% increase over the 52 week low of $17.28.
ECC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.73. Zacks Investment Research reports ECC's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as -3.46%, compared to an industry average of 8.1%.
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