NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Triangle Capital (NYSE: TCAP) is Monday, March 12, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 47 cents per share. At a price of $19.95 as of 9:54 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 9.5%. The average volume for Triangle has been 181,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Triangle has a market cap of $438.4 million and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are up 4.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Triangle Capital Corporation is a business development company specializing in private equity and venture capital investments. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.1, above the average financial services industry P/E ratio of 6.7 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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