UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
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Form 8-K
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CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event Reported): July 10, 2018  

Gladstone Capital Corporation
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

Maryland814-00237
54-2040781
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)(Commission File Number)(I.R.S. Employer Identification Number)

 

1521 Westbranch Drive, Suite 100
McLean, Virginia
22102
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)

(703) 287-5800
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)


(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)

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Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.

On July 10, 2018, the Company issued a press release, filed herewith as Exhibit 99.1, announcing that the Company’s board of directors (the “Board”) declared monthly cash distributions for the Company’s common stock and 6.0% Series 2024 Term Preferred Stock for each of July, August and September 2018. 

The information disclosed under this Item 7.01, including Exhibit 99.1 hereto, is being furnished and shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, and shall not be deemed incorporated by reference into any filing made under the Securities Act of 1933, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.

Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.

      (d) Exhibits.

Exhibit
No.
 Description
99.1 Press Release issued by Gladstone Capital Corporation on July 10, 2018.


SIGNATURE

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

 Gladstone Capital Corporation
   
   
Date: July 10, 2018By: /s/ Nicole Schaltenbrand        
  Nicole Schaltenbrand
  Chief Financial Officer & Treasurer
  


EXHIBIT INDEX

 

Exhibit
No.
 Description
99.1 Press Release issued by Gladstone Capital Corporation on July 10, 2018.

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EXHIBIT 99.1

Gladstone Capital Announces Monthly Cash Distributions for  July, August and September 2018 and Conference Call Dates

MCLEAN, Va., July 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gladstone Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:GLAD) (the “Company”) announced today that its board of directors declared the following monthly cash distributions for July, August and September 2018 and also announced its plan to report earnings for the third fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2018.

Cash Distributions:

Common Stock: $0.07 per share of common stock for each of July, August and September 2018, payable per the table below. The Company has paid 177 consecutive monthly cash distributions on its common stock.

Record DatePayment DateCash Distribution
July 20July 31$0.07
August 21August 31$0.07
September 19September 28$0.07
Total for the Quarter:$0.21

Term Preferred Stock: $0.125 per share of the Company’s 6.00% Series 2024 Term Preferred Stock (“Term Preferred Stock”) for each of July, August and September 2018, payable per the table below. The Term Preferred Stock trades on the NASDAQ under the symbol “GLADN.”

Record DatePayment DateCash Distribution
July 20July 31$0.125
August 21August 31$0.125
September 19September 28$0.125
Total for the Quarter:$0.375

The Company offers a dividend reinvestment plan (the “DRIP”) to its common stockholders. For more information regarding the DRIP, please visit www.gladstonecapital.com.

Earnings Announcement:

The Company also announced today that it plans to report earnings for the third fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2018, after the stock market closes on Tuesday, July 31, 2018. The Company will hold a conference call Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at 8:30 a.m. EDT to discuss its earnings results.  Please call (855) 465-0177 to enter the conference call.  An operator will monitor the call and set a queue for questions.

A conference call replay will be available after the call and will be accessible through August 8, 2018. To hear the replay, please dial (855) 859-2056 and use playback conference number 2859319.

The live audio broadcast of the Company’s conference call will be available online at www.gladstonecapital.com. The event will be archived and available for replay on the Company’s website through October 1, 2018.

If you have questions prior to or following the earnings release you may e-mail them to capital@gladstonecompanies.com.

Gladstone Capital Corporation is a publicly traded business development company that invests in debt and equity securities consisting primarily of secured first and second lien term loans to lower middle market businesses in the United States. Information on the business activities of all the Gladstone funds can be found at www.gladstonecompanies.com.

For Investor Relations inquiries related to any of the monthly dividend paying Gladstone funds, please visit www.gladstone.com.

Source: Gladstone Capital Corporation

For further information: Gladstone Capital Corporation, 703-287-5893