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  • Last Close 6.11
  • Sector Financial Services
  • Industry Asset Management
  • Investment Style Small Value
  • Day Range 6.04  –  6.14
  • Year Range 5.92  –  7.83
  • Market Cap 2.4937 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 965,593.0 /  1.4 Mil
  • Price / Sales 7.38
  • Price / Book 0.66
  • Forward Div Yield 11.67%
  • Trailing Div Yield 12.77%

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Business Description

Prospect Capital Corp is a closed-end investment company based in the United States. Its investment objective is to generate both current income and long-term capital appreciation through debt and equity investments. The company invests primarily in senior and subordinated debt and equity of private companies for acquisitions, divestitures, growth, development, recapitalizations, and other purposes. It makes investments, including lending in private equity, sponsored transactions, directly to companies, investments in structured credit, real estate, and syndicated debt.

10 East 40th Street, 42nd Floor
New York, NY, 10016
Industry Asset Management

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FAQs for Prospect Capital Corp Stock

Yes. PSEC has a forward dividend yield of 11.78%. See PSEC’s full dividends and stock split history on the Dividend tab.
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PSEC’s market cap is 2.49 Bil.
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PSEC’s stock style is Small Value.
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High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.

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