Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 3/19/18, THL Credit Inc (TCRD - Get Report) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.27, payable on 3/30/18. As a percentage of TCRD's recent stock price of $8.15, this dividend works out to approximately 3.31%, so look for shares of THL Credit Inc to trade 3.31% lower — all else being equal — when TCRD shares open for trading on 3/19/18.

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Below is a dividend history chart for TCRD, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.27 declared by THL Credit Inc:

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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 13.25% 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 Inc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, TCRD's low point in its 52 week range is $8.01 per share, with $10.25 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $8.15.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, TCRD makes up 1.10% of the BDC Income ETF ( BIZD which is trading relatively unchanged on the day Thursday.

In Thursday trading, THL Credit Inc shares are currently up about 0.6% on the day.