Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/11/14, THL Credit Incorporated (TCRD - Get Report) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.34, payable on 12/31/14. As a percentage of TCRD's recent stock price of $12.52, this dividend works out to approximately 2.72%, so look for shares of THL Credit Incorporated to trade 2.72% lower — all else being equal — when TCRD shares open for trading on 12/11/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for TCRD, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.34 declared by THL Credit Incorporated:

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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 TCRD is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 10.86% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of TCRD shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

THL Credit Incorporated 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, TCRD's low point in its 52 week range is $11.64 per share, with $16.91 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $12.49.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, TCRD makes up 2.49% of the BDC Income ETF ( BIZD) which is trading lower by about 1.6% on the day Tuesday.

In Tuesday trading, THL Credit Incorporated shares are currently down about 0.5% on the day.