Ares Capital Corporation (ARCC) Dividend History

ARES CAPITAL CORPORATION is a specialty finance company that is a closed-end, non-diversified management investment company. Ares Capital Corporation has elected to be regulated as a business development company under the Investment Company Act of 1940. Its investment objective is to generate both current income and capital appreciation through debt and equity investments. Ares Capital Corporation invests primarily in first and second lien senior loans and mezzanine debt, which in some cases includes an equity component, and, to a lesser extent, in equity investments in private U.S. middle market companies.

Last update 09/19/2018


Dividend Yield Summary

  2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Dividends 1.57 1.57 1.57 1.52 1.52 -
Average Price 17.98 17.18 16.30 15.63 16.64 16.43
Yield 8.73% 9.14% 9.63% 9.73% 9.14% -
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2018 are year-to-date.

Dividend Dates

Ex Dividend Date 2018-09-13
Dividend Pay Date

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 1.58
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 1.56
Dividend Cover 1.01 : 1
52-Week Projected Yield 9.02%
52-Week Trailing Yield 2.32%
6-Year Average Yield 7.74%
6-Year Dividend Change -0.64%
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change -0.11%
Number of Dividend Payments (2004-12-22 - 2017-12-14) 51

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2017-12-14 $0.38
2017-09-14 $0.38
2017-06-13 $0.38
2017-03-13 $0.38
2016-12-13 $0.38
2016-09-13 $0.38
2016-06-13 $0.38
2016-03-11 $0.38
2015-12-11 $0.38
2015-09-11 $0.38
2015-06-11 $0.38
2015-03-11 $0.43
2014-12-11 $0.38
2014-09-11 $0.38
2014-06-12 $0.38
2014-03-12 $0.43
2013-12-12 $0.43
2013-09-12 $0.38
2013-06-12 $0.38
2013-03-13 $0.38
2012-12-12 $0.43
2012-09-12 $0.43
2012-06-13 $0.37
2012-03-13 $0.37
2011-12-13 $0.36
2011-09-13 $0.35
2011-06-13 $0.35
2011-03-11 $0.35
2010-12-13 $0.35
2010-09-13 $0.35
2010-06-11 $0.35
2010-03-11 $0.35
2009-12-11 $0.35
2009-09-11 $0.35
2009-06-11 $0.35
2009-03-12 $0.42
2008-06-30 $0.42
2008-03-13 $0.42
2007-12-12 $0.42
2007-09-12 $0.42
2007-06-13 $0.41
2007-03-15 $0.41
2006-12-13 $0.50
2006-09-13 $0.40
2006-06-13 $0.38
2006-03-22 $0.36
2005-12-20 $0.34
2005-09-14 $0.34
2005-06-28 $0.32
2005-03-03 $0.30
2004-12-22 $0.30
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