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Solar Senior Capital (NASDAQ:SUNS) saw a significant drop in short interest during the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totalling 45,594 shares, a drop of 94.2% from the June 30th total of 789,120 shares, Stock Ratings Network reports. Currently, 0.5% of the shares of the company are short sold. Based on an average daily volume of 60,385 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.8 days.

Separately, analysts at TheStreet upgraded shares of Solar Senior Capital from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, May 15th.

Solar Senior Capital (NASDAQ:SUNS) opened at 16.60 on Wednesday. Solar Senior Capital has a one year low of $16.08 and a one year high of $19.09. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $16.7 and its 200-day moving average is $17.25.

Solar Senior Capital (NASDAQ:SUNS) last announced its earnings results on Monday, May 5th. The company reported $0.33 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.31 by $0.02. On average, analysts predict that Solar Senior Capital will post $1.33 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The company also recently announced a jul 14 dividend, which is scheduled for Friday, August 1st. Investors of record on Thursday, July 24th will be paid a dividend of $0.1175 per share. This represents a dividend yield of 8.37%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, July 22nd.

Solar Senior Capital Ltd. (NASDAQ:SUNS) is a closed-end, externally managed, non-diversified management investment company, which has elected to be treated as a business development company (BDC).

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