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  • Last Close 40.72
  • Sector Financial Services
  • Industry Asset Management
  • Investment Style Small Value
  • Day Range 40.60  –  41.03
  • Year Range 31.66  –  43.15
  • Market Cap 3.3491 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 144,534.0 /  380,805.7
  • Price / Sales 6.05
  • Price / Book 1.46
  • Forward Div Yield 7.04%
  • Trailing Div Yield 8.55%

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Business Description

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 functioned through the U.S. region and it derives the majority of its income from the source of fees, commission, and interest.

1300 Post Oak Boulevard, 8th Floor
Houston, TX, 77056
Industry Asset Management
Employees 91

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Market Cap
3.35 Bil181.81 Mil150.06 Mil297.51 Mil
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FAQs for Main Street Capital Corp Stock

Yes. MAIN has a forward dividend yield of 6.93%. See MAIN’s full dividends and stock split history on the Dividend tab.
Dividend yield allows investors, particularly those interested in dividend-paying stocks, to compare the relationship between a stock’s price and how it rewards stockholders through dividends. The formula for calculating dividend yield is to divide the annual dividend paid per share by the stock price.

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MAIN’s market cap is 3.35 Bil.
Market capitalization is calculated by taking a company’s share price and multiplying it by the total number of shares. It’s often used to measure a company’s size. In the Morningstar Style Box, large-cap names account for the largest 70% of U.S. stocks, mid-cap names account for the largest 70–90%, and small-cap names are the remaining 10% of companies.

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MAIN’s stock style is Small Value.
Style is an investment factor that has a meaningful impact on investment risk and returns. Style is calculated by combining value and growth scores, which are first individually calculated.

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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MAIN’s price/sales is 6.05.
Price/sales represents the amount an investor is willing to pay for a dollar generated from a particular company’s sales or revenues.

MAIN’s price/forward earnings is 9.13.
Forward P/E gives some indication of how cheap or expensive a stock is compared with consensus earnings estimates. The lower the Forward P/E, the cheaper the stock.

MAIN’s price/book is 1.46.
Price/book ratio can tell investors approximately how much they’re paying for a company’s assets, based on historical, rather than current, valuations. Historical valuations generally do not reflect a company’s current market value. Value investors frequently look for companies that have low price/book ratios.

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MAIN’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
A stock’s beta measures how closely tied its price movements have been to the performance of the overall market.

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