Main Street Capital Corporation (MAIN) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 28, 2021. A cash dividend payment of $0.205 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 13, 2021. Shareholders who purchased MAIN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 25th quarter that MAIN has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $41.9, the dividend yield is 5.87%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MAIN was $41.9, representing a -3.81% decrease from the 52 week high of $43.56 and a 57.05% increase over the 52 week low of $26.68.
MAIN is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (JEF) and Nuveen AMT-Free Quality Municipal Income Fund (NEA). MAIN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.87. Zacks Investment Research reports MAIN's forecasted earnings growth in 2021 as 10.71%, compared to an industry average of .1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to MAIN through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MAIN as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is BIZD with an increase of 7.1% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MAIN at 5.14%.
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