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Owners of Solar Capital (NASDAQ: SLRC) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 60 cents per share. At a price of $24.65 as of 9:36 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 9.7%. The average volume for Solar Capital has been 512,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Solar Capital has a market cap of $1.1 billion and is part of the financial services industry. Shares are up 3.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: Jim Cramer's Protégé, Dave Peltier, only buys dividend stocks that have the potential for a 3% to 4% yield and 10% growth. Get his best picks for less than $50/year. Solar Capital Ltd. is a business development company specializing in investments in leveraged middle market companies. The company has a P/E ratio of 7.97. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Solar Capital a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Solar Capital as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins, increase in stock price during the past year and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full Solar Capital Ratings Report now.