On 2/12/14, TCF Financial Corp.'s 6.45% Series B Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock (TCB.PRC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.4031, payable on 3/3/14. As a percentage of TCB.PRC's recent share price of $23.60, this dividend works out to approximately 1.71%, so look for shares of TCB.PRC to trade 1.71% lower — all else being equal — when TCB.PRC shares open for trading on 2/12/14. On an annualized basis, the current yield is approximately 6.83%, which compares to an average yield of 5.78% in the "Financial" preferred stock category, according to Preferred Stock Channel.
As of last close, TCB.PRC was trading at a 5.60% discount to its liquidation preference amount. Investors should keep in mind that the shares are not cumulative, meaning that in the event of a missed payment, the company does not have to pay the balance of missed dividends to preferred shareholders before resuming a common dividend. The chart below shows the one year performance of TCB.PRC shares, versus TCB:
Below is a dividend history chart for TCB.PRC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.4031 on TCF Financial Corp.'s 6.45% Series B Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock :
According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, TCF Financial Corp. (TCB) makes up 1.97% of the SPDR S&P Bank ETF (KBE) which is trading lower by about 0.4% on the day Monday.