Gladstone Capital Corporation ( GLAD ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 18, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.07 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 28, 2018. Shareholders who purchased GLAD prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 114th quarter that GLAD has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $9.75, the dividend yield is 8.62%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GLAD was $9.75, representing a -1.71% decrease from the 52 week high of $9.92 and a 25% increase over the 52 week low of $7.80.
GLAD is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Albany International Corporation ( AIN ) and Unifi, Inc. ( UFI ). GLAD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.28. Zacks Investment Research reports GLAD's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 2.38%, compared to an industry average of .1%.