Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 6/12/15, TCP Capital Corp. ( TCPC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.36, payable on 6/30/15. As a percentage of TCPC's recent stock price of $16.25, this dividend works out to approximately 2.22%, so look for shares of TCP Capital Corp. to trade 2.22% lower — all else being equal — when TCPC shares open for trading on 6/12/15.Below is a dividend history chart for TCPC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.36 declared by TCP Capital Corp.: In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from TCPC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 8.86% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of TCPC shares, versus its 200 day moving average: Looking at the chart above, TCPC's low point in its 52 week range is $14.93 per share, with $18.55 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $16.25.
According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, TCPC makes up 3.76% of the BDC Income ETF ( BIZD) which is trading up by about 0.1% on the day Wednesday. In Wednesday trading, TCP Capital Corp. shares are currently up about 0.3% on the day.