Prospect Capital Corporation ( PSEC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 29, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.11025 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 21, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PSEC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $11.47, the dividend yield is 11.55%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PSEC was $11.47, representing a -4.02% decrease from the 52 week high of $11.95 and a 17.04% increase over the 52 week low of $9.80.
PSEC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.07. Zacks Investment Research reports PSEC's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -15.54%, compared to an industry average of 9.9%.
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 ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is BIZD with an increase of 5.85% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PSEC at 8.32%.