Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 3/14/17, TICC Capital Corporation (TICC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.20, payable on 3/31/17. As a percentage of TICC's recent stock price of $7.23, this dividend works out to approximately 2.77%, so look for shares of TICC Capital Corporation to trade 2.77% lower — all else being equal — when TICC shares open for trading on 3/14/17.

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Below is a dividend history chart for TICC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.20 declared by TICC Capital Corporation:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from TICC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 11.07% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of TICC shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

TICC Capital Corporation 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, TICC's low point in its 52 week range is $4.50 per share, with $8.19 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $7.21.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, TICC makes up 1.65% of the BDC Income ETF ( BIZD) which is trading higher by about 0.6% on the day Friday.

In Friday trading, TICC Capital Corporation shares are currently up about 0.8% on the day.