Solar Senior Capital Ltd (NASDAQ:SUNS) announced a monthly dividend on Monday, January 8th, Wall Street Journal reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, January 18th will be given a dividend of 0.1175 per share by the asset manager on Wednesday, January 31st. This represents a $1.41 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 7.92%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, January 17th. This is a boost from Solar Senior Capital’s previous monthly dividend of $0.12.

Shares of Solar Senior Capital (NASDAQ SUNS) opened at $17.81 on Friday. The firm has a market capitalization of $286.26, a P/E ratio of 12.37, a PEG ratio of 2.49 and a beta of 0.64. Solar Senior Capital has a twelve month low of $16.10 and a twelve month high of $18.46.

Solar Senior Capital (NASDAQ:SUNS) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. The asset manager reported $0.35 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.33 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $7.97 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $7.82 million. Solar Senior Capital had a return on equity of 8.39% and a net margin of 76.43%. sell-side analysts predict that Solar Senior Capital will post 1.41 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

A number of equities research analysts have recently weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research cut Solar Senior Capital from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Friday, January 5th. BidaskClub cut Solar Senior Capital from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, December 27th.

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Solar Senior Capital Company Profile

Solar Senior Capital Ltd. is a closed-end, externally managed, non-diversified management investment company. The Company’s investment objective is to seek to maximize current income consistent with the preservation of capital. The Company seeks to achieve its investment objective by directly and indirectly investing in senior loans, including first lien, unitranche, and second lien debt instruments, made to private middle-market companies whose debt is rated below investment grade, which it refers to collectively as senior loans.

Dividend History for Solar Senior Capital (NASDAQ:SUNS)

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