Stellus Capital Investment Corporation (SCM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 28, 2016
Stellus Capital Investment Corporation ( SCM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 28, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.113 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 13, 2017. Shareholders who purchased SCM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 36th quarter that SCM has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $12.09, the dividend yield is 11.22%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SCM was $12.09, representing a -5.18% decrease from the 52 week high of $12.75 and a 69.09% increase over the 52 week low of $7.15.
SCM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.32. Zacks Investment Research reports SCM's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 2.26%, compared to an industry average of -.8%.