Cash Dividend On The Way From PMC Commercial Trust (PCC)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 3/26/13, PMC Commercial Trust (PCC) PCC will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.125, payable on 4/8/13. As a percentage of PCC's recent stock price of $7.18, this dividend works out to approximately 1.74%, so look for shares of PMC Commercial Trust to trade 1.74% lower — all else being equal — when PCC shares open for trading on 3/26/13.

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Below is a dividend history chart for PCC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.125 declared by PMC Commercial Trust:

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In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from PCC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 6.96% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.

In Friday trading, PMC Commercial Trust shares are currently up about 1% on the day.

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