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Main Street Capital Dividend Yield %

: 5.87% (As of Today)
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As of today (2022-01-22), the Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of Main Street Capital is 5.87%.

Warning Sign:

Main Street Capital Corp stock dividend yield is close to 10-year low.

The historical rank and industry rank for Main Street Capital's Dividend Yield % or its related term are showing as below:

NYSE:MAIN' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.24   Med: 6.27   Max: 14.04
Current: 5.87

5.24
14.04

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of Main Street Capital was 14.04%. The lowest was 5.24%. And the median was 6.27%.

NYSE:MAIN's Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
63% of the 1228 Companies
in the Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.82 vs. NYSE:MAIN: 5.87 )

Main Street Capital's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Sep. 2021 was 0.51.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of Main Street Capital was 5.47. The lowest was 0.49. And the median was 0.82.

As of today (2022-01-22), the Forward Dividend Yield % of Main Street Capital is 6.08%.

Main Street Capital's Dividends per Share for the three months ended in Sep. 2021 was $0.63.

During the past 12 months, Main Street Capital's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 0.40% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 3.10% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 3.20% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 5.00% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of Main Street Capital was 65.70% per year. The lowest was -1.90% per year. And the median was 3.80% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

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Main Street Capital Dividend Yield % Historical Data

The historical data trend for Main Street Capital's Dividend Yield % can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

* Premium members only.

Main Street Capital Annual Data
Trend Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20
Dividend Yield %
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 5.94 5.65 6.80 5.63 7.63

Main Street Capital Quarterly Data
Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21
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 8.32 7.63 6.28 5.99 6.00

Competitive Comparison

For the Asset Management subindustry, Main Street Capital's Dividend Yield %, along with its competitors' market caps and Dividend Yield % data, can be viewed below:

* 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. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Main Street Capital Dividend Yield % Distribution

For the Asset Management industry and Financial Services sector, Main Street Capital's Dividend Yield % distribution charts can be found below:

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



Main Street Capital Dividend Yield % Calculation

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

Main Street Capital Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency Forex Rate
USD 0.2152022-01-032022-01-042022-01-14Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.2102021-11-232021-11-242021-12-15Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.2102021-10-282021-10-292021-11-15Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.2102021-09-282021-09-292021-10-15Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.2052021-08-262021-08-272021-09-15Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.2052021-07-282021-07-292021-08-13Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.2052021-06-282021-06-292021-07-15Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.2052021-05-272021-05-282021-06-15Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.2052021-04-282021-04-292021-05-14Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.2052021-03-262021-03-292021-04-15Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.2052021-02-252021-02-262021-03-15Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.2052021-01-282021-01-292021-02-12Cash DividendmonthlyUSD:USD 1.000000

* 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.

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

Trailing Annual Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=2.485/42.41
=5.86 %

Current Share Price is $42.41.
Main Street Capital's Dividends per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $2.485.

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

Forward Annual Dividend Yield=Forward Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=2.58/42.41
=6.08 %

Current Share Price is $42.41.
Main Street Capital's Dividends per Share for the forward twelve months is calculated as $0.215 * 12 = $2.58.

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Main Street Capital  (NYSE:MAIN) 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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Main Street Capital Business Description

Main Street Capital logo
Industry
Financial Services » Asset Management NAICS : 523920 SIC : 6799
Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
1300 Post Oak Boulevard, 8th Floor, Houston, TX, USA, 77056
Main Street Capital Corp is an investment firm engaged in providing customized debt and equity financing to lower middle market companies and debt capital to middle market companies. The investment portfolio of the company is typically made to support management buyouts, recapitalizations, growth financings, refinancings and acquisitions of companies that operate in diverse industry sectors. The group invests in secured debt investments, equity investments, warrants and other securities of the lower middle market and middle market companies based in the US. Business is functioned through the U.S region and it derives the majority of the income from the source of fee, commission, and interest.
Executives
Foster Vincent D director, officer: Executive Chairman QUANTA SERVICES, INC. 2800 POST OAK BLVD., SUITE 2600 HOUSTON TX 77056-6175
Banner Valerie Lebeaux director 35 BROAD OAKS ESTATES LANE HOUSTON TX 77056
Meserve Nicholas officer: Managing Director 1300 POST OAK BLVD., STE 800 HOUSTON TX 77056
Griffin Jon Kevin director 1300 POST OAK BLVD. STE. 800 HOUSTON TX 77056
Smith Brent D. officer: CFO, Treasurer 2500 CITYWEST BOULEVARD SUITE 2200 HOUSTON TX 77042
French Arthur L. director 1300 POST OAK BOULEVARD SUITE 800 HOUSTON TX 77056
Hyzak Dwayne L. director, officer: CEO, SMD 1300 POST OAK BOULEVARD SUITE 800 HOUSTON TX 77056
Magdol David L. officer: President, CIO and SMD 1300 POST OAK BOULEVARD SUITE 800 HOUSTON TX 77056
Solcher Stephen B director 2101 CITYWEST BLVD HOUSTON TX 77042-2827
Parker Lance A officer: VP, Chief Accounting Officer 800 GESSNER, SUITE 500 HOUSTON TX 77024
Lane Brian E. director COMFORT SYSTEMS USA, INC. 675 BERING DRIVE, SUITE 400 HOUSTON TX 77057
Jackson John Earl director 12001 NORTH HOUSTON ROSSLYN HOUSTON TX 77086
Shive Dunia A director 2525 N. STEMMONS FRWY DALLAS TX 75207
Morris Jesse E officer: EVP and COO 2800 POST OAK BLVD., STE. 2600 HOUSTON TX 77056
Matthews Beverly Kay director C/O COHERENT, INC. 5100 PATRICK HENRY DRIVE SANTA CLARA CA 95054

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