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Prospect Capital Dividend Yield %

: 15.27% (As of Today)
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As of today (2020-07-10), the Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Prospect Capital is 15.27%.

NAS:PSEC' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.2   Med: 12.25   Max: 18.8
Current: 15.27

8.2
18.8

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Prospect Capital was 18.80%. The lowest was 8.20%. And the median was 12.25%.

NAS:PSEC's Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
93% of the 781 Companies
in the Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.63 vs. NAS:PSEC: 15.27 )

Prospect Capital's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Mar. 2020 was 0.00.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Prospect Capital was 4.02. The lowest was 0.00. And the median was 1.23.

As of today (2020-07-10), the Forward Dividend Yield % of Prospect Capital is 15.27%.

Prospect Capital's Dividends per Share for the three months ended in Mar. 2020 was $0.18.

During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was -10.40% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was -11.70% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was -6.40% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Prospect Capital was 61.80% per year. The lowest was -13.60% per year. And the median was -6.40% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

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


Prospect Capital Dividend Yield % Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

* Premium members only.

Prospect Capital Annual Data
Jun10 Jun11 Jun12 Jun13 Jun14 Jun15 Jun16 Jun17 Jun18 Jun19
Dividend Yield % Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 16.16 12.79 12.32 11.43 11.03

Prospect Capital Quarterly Data
Jun15 Sep15 Dec15 Mar16 Jun16 Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20
Dividend Yield % Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 11.04 11.03 10.93 11.18 16.94

Competitive Comparison
* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap.


Prospect Capital Dividend Yield % Distribution

* The bar in red indicates where Prospect Capital's Dividend Yield % falls into.



Prospect Capital Dividend Yield % Calculation

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

Prospect Capital Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency Forex Rate
USD 0.0602020-06-292020-06-302020-07-23Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.0000
USD 0.0602020-05-282020-05-292020-06-18Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.0000
USD 0.0602020-04-292020-04-302020-05-21Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.0000
USD 0.0602020-03-302020-03-312020-04-23Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.0000
USD 0.0602020-02-272020-02-282020-03-19Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.0000
USD 0.0602020-01-302020-01-312020-02-20Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.0000
USD 0.0602019-12-312020-01-022020-01-23Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.0000
USD 0.0602019-11-272019-11-292019-12-19Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.0000
USD 0.0602019-10-302019-10-312019-11-20Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.0000
USD 0.0602019-09-272019-09-302019-10-24Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.0000
USD 0.0602019-08-292019-08-302019-09-19Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.0000
USD 0.0602019-07-302019-07-312019-08-22Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.0000

* GuruFocus converts dividend currency to local traded share price currency in order to calculate dividend yield. Please refer to the last column "Forex Rate" in the above table.

Prospect Capital's Trailing Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Trailing Annual Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=0.72/4.71
=15.29 %

Current Share Price is $4.71.
Prospect Capital's Dividends per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $0.72.

Prospect Capital's Forward Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Forward Annual Dividend Yield=Forward Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=0.72/4.71
=15.29 %

Current Share Price is $4.71.
Prospect Capital's Dividends per Share for the forward twelve months is calculated as $0.06 * 12 = $0.72.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.


Prospect Capital  (NAS:PSEC) Dividend Yield % Explanation

Over the long term, the return from dividends has been a significant contributor to the total returns produced by equity securities. Studies by Elroy Dimson, Paul Marsh, and Mike Staunton of Princeton University (2002) found that a market-oriented portfolio, which included reinvested dividends, would have generated nearly 85 times the wealth generated by the same portfolio relying solely on capital gains.

Dividends may also qualify a lower tax rate for investors.

In dividends investing, Payout Ratio and Dividend Growth Rate are the two most important variables for consideration. A lower payout ratio may indicate that the company has more room to increase its dividends.

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