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Prospect Capital Corporation (PSEC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 29, 2013

Prospect Capital Corporation ( PSEC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 29, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1101 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 20, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PSEC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that PSEC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $10.81, the dividend yield is 12.23%.

The previous trading day's last sale of PSEC was $10.81, representing a -11.76% decrease from the 52 week high of $12.25 and a 10.31% increase over the 52 week low of $9.80.

PSEC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.02. Zacks Investment Research reports PSEC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -8.59%, compared to an industry average of 11.2%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PSEC Dividend History page.

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

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

  • Market Vectors BDC Income ETF ( BIZD )
  • SPDR S&P Capital Markets ETF ( KCE )
  • PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P Smal ( PSCF )
  • WisdomTree Trust SmallCap Dividend Fund ( DES ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCF with an increase of 18.82% over the last 100 days. BIZD has the highest percent weighting of PSEC at 6.98%.

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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