Solar Capital Ltd. ( SLRC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 17, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.4 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 02, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SLRC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -33.33% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $22.37, the dividend yield is 7.15%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SLRC was $22.37, representing a -13.8% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.95 and a 5.87% increase over the 52 week low of $21.13.
SLRC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.22. Zacks Investment Research reports SLRC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -16.08%, compared to an industry average of 4.9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to SLRC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SLRC as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors BDC Income ETF ( BIZD ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is BIZD with an increase of 2.87% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SLRC at 4.24%.
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