Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/29/14, MVC Capital ( MVC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.135, payable on 1/7/15. As a percentage of MVC's recent stock price of $10.05, this dividend works out to approximately 1.34%, so look for shares of MVC Capital to trade 1.34% lower — all else being equal — when MVC shares open for trading on 12/29/14.Below is a dividend history chart for MVC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.135 declared by MVC Capital: In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from MVC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 5.37% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of MVC shares, versus its 200 day moving average: Looking at the chart above, MVC's low point in its 52 week range is $9.82 per share, with $14.90 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $10.01. According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, MVC makes up 1.14% of the BDC Income ETF ( BIZD) which is trading up by about 0.2% on the day Friday. In Friday trading, MVC Capital shares are currently up about 0.4% on the day.