Main Street Capital Corporation (MAIN) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 28, 2020. A cash dividend payment of $0.205 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 13, 2020. Shareholders who purchased MAIN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 17th quarter that MAIN has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $29.81, the dividend yield is 8.25%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MAIN was $29.81, representing a -33.9% decrease from the 52 week high of $45.10 and a 111.27% increase over the 52 week low of $14.11.
MAIN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$1.21. Zacks Investment Research reports MAIN's forecasted earnings growth in 2020 as -19.2%, compared to an industry average of -16.9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to MAIN through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MAIN as a top-10 holding:
- VanEck Vectors BDC Income ETF (BIZD)
- ProShares Trust (PEX).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PEX with an decrease of -1.4% over the last 100 days. BIZD has the highest percent weighting of MAIN at 5.03%.
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