Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/13/13, TICC Capital Corporation (TICC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.29, payable on 12/31/13. As a percentage of TICC's recent stock price of $10.71, this dividend works out to approximately 2.71%, so look for shares of TICC Capital Corporation to trade 2.71% lower — all else being equal — when TICC shares open for trading on 12/13/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for TICC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.29 declared by TICC Capital Corporation:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from TICC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 10.83% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of TICC shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, TICC's low point in its 52 week range is $8.96 per share, with $10.85 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $10.70.
According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, TICC makes up 3.27% of the BDC Income ETF (BIZD) which is trading relatively unchanged on the day Wednesday. In Wednesday trading, TICC Capital Corporation shares are currently up about 0.7% on the day.