Gladstone Capital Corporation ( GLAD ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 15, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.07 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 29, 2015. Shareholders who purchased GLAD prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 75th quarter that GLAD has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $8.68, the dividend yield is 9.68%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GLAD was $8.68, representing a -15.48% decrease from the 52 week high of $10.27 and a 19.71% increase over the 52 week low of $7.25.
GLAD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.61. Zacks Investment Research reports GLAD's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as -4.6%, compared to an industry average of 9%.