Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 7/9/13, Harvest Capital Credit Corporation (HCAP) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.1125, payable on 7/18/13. As a percentage of HCAP's recent stock price of $15.11, this dividend works out to approximately 0.74%, so look for shares of Harvest Capital Credit Corporation to trade 0.74% lower — all else being equal — when HCAP shares open for trading on 7/9/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for HCAP, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.1125 declared by Harvest Capital Credit Corporation:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from HCAP is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 8.93% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.
In Friday trading, Harvest Capital Credit Corporation shares are currently up about 0.1% on the day.