Main Street Capital Corporation ( MAIN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 17, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.16 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MAIN stock 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 $30.03, the dividend yield is 6.39%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MAIN was $30.03, representing a -12.83% decrease from the 52 week high of $34.45 and a 17.67% increase over the 52 week low of $25.52.
MAIN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.14. Zacks Investment Research reports MAIN's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 1.59%, compared to an industry average of 5%.
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 -1.76% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MAIN at 4.73%.