Gladstone Investment Corporation ( GAIN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 13, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 27, 2015. Shareholders who purchased GAIN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that GAIN has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $7.64, the dividend yield is 9.42%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GAIN was $7.64, representing a -8.94% decrease from the 52 week high of $8.39 and a 13.69% increase over the 52 week low of $6.72.
GAIN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.83. Zacks Investment Research reports GAIN's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as .68%, compared to an industry average of -.3%.
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