Stellus Capital Investment Corporation ( SCM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 27, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.113 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2018. Shareholders who purchased SCM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 52nd quarter that SCM has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $12.69, the dividend yield is 10.69%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SCM was $12.69, representing a -12.48% decrease from the 52 week high of $14.50 and a 14.66% increase over the 52 week low of $11.07.
SCM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.53. Zacks Investment Research reports SCM's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 9.3%, compared to an industry average of .9%.