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Solar Senior Capital Ltd (NAS:SUNS)
3-Year Dividends Growth Rate
0.00% (As of Sep. 2014)

Solar Senior Capital Ltd's Dividends Per Share for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was $0.35.

SUNS' s 10-Year Dividend Growth Rate 3y Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 0

SUNS's Dividend Growth Rate 3yis ranked lower than
246% of the 569 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 8.80 vs. SUNS: 0.00 )

During the past 12 months, Solar Senior Capital Ltd's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 7.80% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

Solar Senior Capital Ltd's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Sep. 2014 was 2.35. As of today, Solar Senior Capital Ltd's Dividend Yield is 9.26%.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout of Solar Senior Capital Ltd is 2.3, which seems too high.

Good Sign:

Solar Senior Capital Ltd stock dividend yield is close to 5-year high.

For more information regarding to dividend, please check our Dividend Page.


Definition

This is the average annual rate that a company has been raising its dividends. The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.


Explanation

1. Dividend Payout Ratio measures the percentage of the company’s earnings paid out as dividends.

Solar Senior Capital Ltd's Dividend Payout Ratio for the quarter that ended in Sep. 2014 is calculated as

Dividend Payout Ratio=Dividends Per Share (Q: Sep. 2014 )/Earnings per Share (Q: Sep. 2014 )
=0.353/0.15
=2.35

During the past 3 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Solar Senior Capital Ltd was 4.47. The lowest was 0.50. And the median was 1.28.

Warning Sign:

If a company dividend payout ratio is too high, its dividend may not be sustainable. The dividend payout of Solar Senior Capital Ltd is 2.3, which seems too high.

2. Dividend Yield measures how much a company pays out in dividends each year relative to its share price.

Solar Senior Capital Ltd Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency
0.1182014-12-162014-12-182015-01-05Cash Dividendmonthly
0.1182014-11-182014-11-202014-12-02Cash Dividendmonthly
0.1182014-10-212014-10-232014-10-31Cash Dividendmonthly
0.1182014-09-232014-09-252014-10-02Cash Dividendmonthly
0.1182014-08-192014-08-212014-09-03Cash Dividendmonthly
0.1182014-07-222014-07-242014-08-01Cash Dividendmonthly
0.1182014-06-172014-06-192014-07-01Cash Dividendmonthly
0.1182014-05-202014-05-222014-05-30Cash Dividendmonthly
0.1182014-04-222014-04-242014-05-01Cash Dividendmonthly
0.1182014-03-182014-03-202014-04-01Cash Dividendmonthly
0.1182014-02-182014-02-202014-02-28Cash Dividendmonthly
0.1182014-01-212014-01-232014-01-31Cash Dividendmonthly

Solar Senior Capital Ltd's Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=1.416/15.22
=9.30 %

Current Share Price is $15.22.
Solar Senior Capital Ltd's Dividends Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $1.416.

During the past 3 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Solar Senior Capital Ltd was 9.53%. The lowest was 2.12%. And the median was 7.35%.

Good Sign:

Solar Senior Capital Ltd stock dividend yield is close to 5-year high.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Related Terms

Dividends Per Share, Dividend Payout Ratio, Dividend Yield, 5-Year Dividends Growth Rate

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