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Main Street Capital Corporation (MAIN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 20, 2016

Main Street Capital Corporation ( MAIN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 20, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 17, 2016. Shareholders who purchased MAIN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that MAIN has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $27.28, the dividend yield is 7.92%.

The previous trading day's last sale of MAIN was $27.28, representing a -17.71% decrease from the 52 week high of $33.15 and a 4.6% increase over the 52 week low of $26.08.

MAIN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.49. Zacks Investment Research reports MAIN's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as -.84%, compared to an industry average of 6.6%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the MAIN Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to MAIN through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have MAIN as a top-10 holding:

  • Market Vectors BDC Income ETF ( BIZD ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is BIZD with an decrease of -11.22% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MAIN at 5.44%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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