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Owners of Gladstone Capital (NASDAQ: GLAD) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 7 cents per share. At a price of $9.57 as of 4:00 p.m. ET, the dividend yield is 8.8%. The average volume for Gladstone Capital has been 116,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Gladstone Capital has a market cap of $200.1 million and is part of the financial services industry. Shares are up 17.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more. Gladstone Capital Corporation is a business development company specializing in investments in debt and equity securities. The company has a P/E ratio of 6.23. TheStreet Ratings rates Gladstone Capital as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, increase in stock price during the past year and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that revenues have generally been declining. You can view the full Gladstone Capital Ratings Report now.