Fifth Street Asset Management Inc. ( FSAM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 28, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.17 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 15, 2015. Shareholders who purchased FSAM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $7.64, the dividend yield is 8.9%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FSAM was $7.64, representing a -52.81% decrease from the 52 week high of $16.19 and a 8.83% increase over the 52 week low of $7.02.
FSAM is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as The Blackstone Group L.P. ( BX ) and Franklin Resources, Inc. ( BEN ). FSAM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.93. Zacks Investment Research reports FSAM's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as -17.75%, compared to an industry average of -1.4%.