Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/14/16, Belden Inc (BDC), Methanex Corp (MEOH), and Tredegar Corp. (TG) will all trade ex-dividend for their respective upcoming dividends. Belden Inc will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.05 on 1/4/17, Methanex Corp will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.275 on 12/31/16, and Tredegar Corp. will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.11 on 1/1/17.As a percentage of BDC's recent stock price of $78.10, this dividend works out to approximately 0.06%, so look for shares of Belden Inc to trade 0.06% lower — all else being equal — when BDC shares open for trading on 12/14/16. Similarly, investors should look for MEOH to open 0.60% lower in price and for TG to open 0.44% lower, all else being equal. Below are dividend history charts for BDC, MEOH, and TG, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent ones declared. Belden Inc (BDC):
Methanex Corp (MEOH):
In Monday trading, Belden Inc shares are currently down about 0.9%, Methanex Corp shares are up about 3%, and Tredegar Corp. shares are trading flat on the day.