Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/11/15, New Jersey Resources Corp (NJR - Get Report), Just Energy Group Inc. (JE), and Northwestern Corp. (NWE) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. New Jersey Resources Corp will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.24 on 1/4/16, Just Energy Group Inc. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.125 on 12/31/15, and Northwestern Corp. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.48 on 12/31/15.As a percentage of NJR's recent stock price of $29.80, this dividend works out to approximately 0.81%, so look for shares of New Jersey Resources Corp to trade 0.81% lower — all else being equal — when NJR shares open for trading on 12/11/15. Similarly, investors should look for JE to open 1.75% lower in price and for NWE to open 0.88% lower, all else being equal. Below are dividend history charts for NJR, JE, and NWE, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared. New Jersey Resources Corp (NJR - Get Report):
Just Energy Group Inc. (JE):
In Wednesday trading, New Jersey Resources Corp shares are currently up about 0.1%, Just Energy Group Inc. shares are up about 0.7%, and Northwestern Corp. shares are up about 0.2% on the day.