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Main Street Capital Corporation ( MAIN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 17, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2019. Shareholders who purchased MAIN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5.26% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $38.4, the dividend yield is 6.25%.

The previous trading day's last sale of MAIN was $38.4, representing a -5.81% decrease from the 52 week high of $40.77 and a 20.19% increase over the 52 week low of $31.95.

MAIN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.81. Zacks Investment Research reports MAIN's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as -.87%, compared to an industry average of .1%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the MAIN Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to MAIN through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MAIN as a top-10 holding:

  • VanEck Vectors BDC Income ETF ( BIZD )
  • ProShares Trust ( PEX ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PEX with an increase of 2.56% over the last 100 days. BIZD has the highest percent weighting of MAIN at 7.74%.

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