Main Street Capital Corporation ( MAIN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 20, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.195 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2019. Shareholders who purchased MAIN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that MAIN has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $37.38, the dividend yield is 6.26%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MAIN was $37.38, representing a -8.31% decrease from the 52 week high of $40.77 and a 17% increase over the 52 week low of $31.95.
MAIN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.7. Zacks Investment Research reports MAIN's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 6.59%, compared to an industry average of -1.7%.
Interested in gaining exposure to MAIN through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MAIN as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is BIZD with an decrease of -6.26% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MAIN at 9.08%.
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