MDU Resources Group Company Profile (NYSE:MDU)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for MDU Resources Group (NYSE:MDU) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s), 1 Hold Rating(s), 2 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Consensus Price Target: $21.38 (11.12% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for MDU Resources Group (NYSE:MDU)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
5/31/2016ArgusUpgradeHold -> Buy$26.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/5/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetUnderweight$15.00 -> $16.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/12/2016DA DavidsonLower Price Target$20.00 -> $19.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/12/2015KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight$25.00 -> $24.50View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/1/2015Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetNeutral$23.00 -> $26.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/4/2014Evercore ISIDowngradeHold -> SellView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/22/2014Howard WeilLower Price TargetSector Perform$35.00 -> $33.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/30/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for MDU Resources Group (NYSE:MDU)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/3/2016Q216$0.21$1.07 billionN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/3/2016Q116$0.16$0.17$971.63 million$905.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/2/2015Q315$0.38$0.38$1.35 billion$1.28 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/3/2015Q215$0.17$0.15$1.08 billion$986.20 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/4/2015Q115$0.19$0.12$1.02 billion$918.50 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/2/2015Q414$0.40$0.35$1.21 billion$1.17 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/3/2014Q314$0.45$0.44$1.36 billion$1.37 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/4/2014Q2 14$0.29$0.29$149.60 million$139.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/30/2014Q114$0.33$0.32$968.05 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/3/2014Q114$0.41$0.48$1.12 million$1.18 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/1/2013Q313$0.46$0.49$1.25 billion$1.29 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/31/2013Q2 2013$0.24$0.25$1.03 billion$1.06 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/30/2013Q1 2013$0.23$0.30$899.30 million$931.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/4/2013Q4 2012$0.39$0.40$1.07 billion$1.08 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/31/2012Q312$0.37$0.38$1.16 billion$1.17 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/1/2012$0.19$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/30/2012$0.21$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/1/2012$0.33$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/31/2011$0.33$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/1/2011$0.24$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/2/2011$0.24$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/2/2011$0.33$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for MDU Resources Group (NYSE:MDU)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.10$0.15$0.13
Q2 20162$0.19$0.21$0.20
Q3 20162$0.49$0.52$0.51
Q4 20162$0.28$0.31$0.30
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for MDU Resources Group (NYSE:MDU)
Annual Dividend:$0.75
Dividend Yield:3.12%
Payout Ratio:-50.00% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
65.79% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
55.97% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:-4.70% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for MDU Resources Group (NYSE:MDU)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
4/27/2016quarterly$0.193.8%6/7/20166/9/20167/1/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/11/2016quarterly$0.194.56%3/8/20163/10/20164/1/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/12/2015quarterly$0.194.19%12/8/201512/10/20151/1/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/13/2015quarterly$0.183.91%9/8/20159/10/201510/1/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/14/2015quarterly$0.183.55%6/9/20156/11/20157/1/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/12/2015quarterly$0.183.38%3/10/20153/12/20154/1/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/13/2014quarterly$0.182.91%12/9/201412/11/20141/1/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/14/2014quarterly$0.182.3%9/9/20149/11/201410/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/15/2014quarterly$0.182.1%6/10/20146/12/20147/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/13/2014quarterly$0.182.09%3/11/20143/13/20144/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/14/2013quarterly$0.182.3%12/10/201312/12/20131/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/15/2013quarterly$0.172.45%9/10/20139/12/201310/1/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/16/2013quarterly$0.172.55%6/11/20136/13/20137/1/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/14/2013quarterly$0.172.88%3/12/20133/14/20134/1/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for MDU Resources Group (NYSE:MDU)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
2/26/2015Doran N SchwartzCFOBuy1,500$22.74$34,110.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/18/2015Doran N SchwartzCFOBuy1,000$21.85$21,850.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/17/2015David L GoodinCEOBuy5,000$21.62$108,100.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/12/2014Cynthia NorlandVPSell17,926$34.49$618,267.74View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/12/2014Dennis JohnsonDirectorSell5,467$34.78$190,142.26View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/12/2014Kenneth Frank MorehouseCEOSell3,000$34.79$104,370.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/12/2014Paul SandnessGeneral CounselSell10,034$34.49$346,072.66View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/21/2014Douglass MahowaldTreasurerSell1,973$34.55$68,167.15View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/21/2014William ConnorsVPSell2,200$34.74$76,428.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/20/2014Douglass MahowaldTreasurerSell1,770$34.92$61,808.40View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/19/2014Steven BietzCEOSell10,257$34.51$353,969.07View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/8/2013Dennis JohnsonDirectorSell7,700$29.00$223,300.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/21/2013Doran N SchwartzCFOBuy3,000$24.52$73,560.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/20/2013David L GoodinCEOBuy5,000$24.40$122,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/18/2013Thomas S EveristDirectorSell30,000$25.47$764,100.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/17/2013Thomas S EveristDirectorSell30,000$25.27$758,100.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/14/2013Thomas S EveristDirectorSell30,000$25.06$751,800.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/13/2013Thomas S EveristDirectorSell30,000$25.03$750,900.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/12/2013Thomas S EveristDirectorSell30,000$25.08$752,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/11/2013Thomas S EveristDirectorSell30,000$25.32$759,600.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/10/2013Thomas S EveristDirectorSell30,000$25.54$766,200.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/7/2013Thomas S EveristDirectorSell30,000$25.27$758,100.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/6/2013Thomas S EveristDirectorSell30,000$25.13$753,900.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/5/2013Thomas S EveristDirectorSell30,000$25.06$751,800.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/4/2013Thomas S EveristDirectorSell30,000$25.38$761,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/3/2013Thomas S EveristDirectorSell30,000$25.71$771,300.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/23/2013Thomas S EveristDirectorSell30,000$25.93$777,900.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/22/2013Thomas S EveristDirectorSell30,000$26.65$799,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/21/2013Thomas S EveristDirectorSell30,000$26.72$801,600.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/20/2013Thomas S EveristDirectorSell30,000$26.99$809,700.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/17/2013Thomas S EveristDirectorSell30,000$26.98$809,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/16/2013Thomas S EveristDirectorSell30,000$26.95$808,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/15/2013Thomas S EveristDirectorSell30,000$26.89$806,700.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/14/2013Thomas S EveristDirectorSell30,000$26.69$800,700.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/13/2013Thomas S EveristDirectorSell30,000$26.56$796,800.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/10/2013Thomas S EveristDirectorSell30,000$26.38$791,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/9/2013Thomas S EveristDirectorSell30,000$26.58$797,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/8/2013Thomas S EveristDirectorSell30,000$26.68$800,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/7/2013Steven L BietzCEOSell10,000$26.37$263,700.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/16/2012David L GoodinCEOBuy5,000$19.76$98,800.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for MDU Resources Group (NYSE:MDU)
DateHeadline
07/30/16 04:36 PMMDU Resources Group, Inc. (NYSE:MDU) Yearly Accounts Payable At $310.466 Millions - RealistInvestor.com
07/29/16 05:16 PMThe Key Numbers To Watch From MDU Resources Group Inc. (NYSE:MDU)'s Earnings - The Voice Registrar
07/27/16 08:04 AMMDU Resources Group, Inc. (NYSE:MDU) Updated Price Targets - FTSE News
07/22/16 05:01 PMMDU Resources Group Inc versus Northwestern Corporation Head to Head Compare - CML News
07/21/16 05:01 AMMDU RESOURCES GROUP INC Files SEC form 8-K/A, Financial Statements and Exhibits -
07/20/16 08:03 AMStock Positive on the Year: MDU Resources Group Inc. (NYSE:MDU) - TGP
07/20/16 08:03 AMSolid Performer in Focus: MDU Resources Group Inc. (NYSE:MDU) - Engelwood Daily
07/20/16 08:03 AMShares Positive Over the Past Month: MDU Resources Group Inc. (NYSE:MDU) - TGP
07/19/16 11:12 AMMDU Sells Dakota Prairie Refinery
07/18/16 05:15 PMShares of MDU Resources Group (MDU) Rally 0.84% - Trade Calls
07/17/16 09:27 AMShare Performance Summary for: MDU Resources Group Inc. (NYSE:MDU) - Press Telegraph
07/16/16 04:48 PMReview on Stock Valuation for: MDU Resources Group Inc. (NYSE:MDU) - TGP
07/15/16 09:32 AMMDU Resources Group (MDU): Price Target and June Short Interest Disclosure - Trade Calls
07/15/16 09:32 AMBroker Outlook For MDU Resources Group, Inc. (NYSE:MDU) - Fiscal Standard
07/14/16 07:50 AMMDU Resources Group Stock: 3 Reasons Why MDU Is a Top Choice for Value Investors -
07/13/16 05:31 PMStock Providing Gains on the Month for Investors: MDU Resources Group Inc. (NYSE:MDU) - Telanagana Press
07/13/16 05:31 PMMDU Resources Group, Inc. (NYSE:MDU) Wall Street Analyst Recommendation Outlook - Telanagana Press
07/12/16 05:21 PMShares Positive on the Year: MDU Resources Group Inc. (NYSE:MDU) - Telanagana Press
07/12/16 05:21 PMAnalyst Target and Average Rating Watch: MDU Resources Group, Inc. (NYSE:MDU) - Press Telegraph
07/12/16 05:21 PMFirst Premier Bank Lowers stake in MDU Resources Group Inc (MDU) - Trade Calls
07/11/16 09:48 AMStock on the Rise for the Quarter: MDU Resources Group Inc. (NYSE:MDU) - Engelwood Daily
07/11/16 09:48 AMCan MDU Resources Group, Inc. (NYSE:MDU) Improve on the Earnings Front? - Engelwood Daily
07/11/16 09:48 AMNext Weeks Broker Price Targets For MDU Resources Group, Inc. (NYSE:MDU) - Fiscal Standard
07/11/16 09:48 AMStock Performance Rundown on: MDU Resources Group Inc. (NYSE:MDU) - Press Telegraph
07/07/16 05:08 PMMDU Resources Group, Inc. (NYSE:MDU) Stock Update: Check on Ratings and Target Price - Telanagana Press
07/07/16 05:08 PMMDU Resources Group (MDU) : Analyst Rating Update - TheFounders Daily
07/06/16 08:30 AMThe Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Avista, MDU Resources Group, CenterPoint Energy, Spark Energy and Companhia de Saneamento Basico do Estado de Sao Paulo -
07/05/16 09:41 AMShares With YTD Gains: MDU Resources Group Inc. (NYSE:MDU) - Telanagana Press
07/05/16 09:41 AMBig Movers: Cloud Peak Energy Inc. (NYSE:CLD), MDU Resources Group Inc. (NYSE:MDU), Capstead Mortgage Corp ... - KC Register
07/03/16 04:38 PMStock Valuation in Review: MDU Resources Group Inc. (NYSE:MDU) - Telanagana Press
07/03/16 04:38 PMShare Performance Recap for: MDU Resources Group Inc. (NYSE:MDU) - Press Telegraph
06/30/16 05:27 PMTesoro acquires North Dakota refinery
06/30/16 11:31 AMMDU Resources Announces Webcast of Analyst Conference Call - [at noodls] - MDU Resources Group, Inc. (NYSE:MDU) will webcast its second quarter 2016 earnings conference call Aug. 3 following the release of its results. The webcast will begin at 10 a.m. EDT and can be accessed ...
06/29/16 04:58 PMBrokers Issue Average Price Target Of 26.56 On MDU Resources Group, Inc. (NYSE:MDU) - FTSE News
06/29/16 07:58 AMTesoro buys struggling North Dakota refinery
06/29/16 07:58 AMCalumet comments on Dakota Prairie Refining sale
06/29/16 07:58 AMTesoro Acquires Bakken Refinery in North Dakota From MDU Resources
06/29/16 07:57 AMNewest U.S. refinery sold at a loss, hurt by oil price slump
06/29/16 07:57 AMMDU RESOURCES GROUP INC : Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Material Impairments (form 8-K)
06/29/16 07:57 AMMDU Resources sells refinery to Tesoro
06/28/16 05:02 PMCompany Update (NYSE:MDU): MDU Resources Group Inc Subsidiary Sells Dakota Prairie Refining to Tesoro - Smarter Analyst
06/28/16 09:57 AMMDU Resources Group, Inc. (NYSE:MDU) Earnings Glance and Target Price Review - Engelwood Daily
06/28/16 09:57 AMTop Stock Pick for Quarter: MDU Resources Group Inc. (NYSE:MDU) - Engelwood Daily
06/28/16 09:57 AMHow Analysts Rated MDU Resources Group Inc (NYSE:MDU) Last Week? - Engelwood Daily
06/28/16 09:57 AMForm 8-K MDU RESOURCES GROUP INC For: Jun 24 - StreetInsider.com
06/28/16 08:47 AMTesoro Corp. buys struggling oil refinery in North Dakota -
06/27/16 09:26 AMMdu Resources Group Incorporated (NYSE:MDU) Sellers Increased By 6.88% Their Shorts - Engelwood Daily
06/24/16 05:03 PMWhat Next for MDU Resources Group Inc Stock After Reaching 52-Week High? - Engelwood Daily
06/24/16 05:03 PMShares Touching a Recent High: MDU Resources Group Inc. (NYSE:MDU) - Press Telegraph
06/22/16 09:49 AMRecently Issued Stock Ratings For MDU Resources Group, Inc. (NYSE:MDU) - Fiscal Standard

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About MDU Resources Group

MDU Resources Group logoMDU Resources Group, Inc. is a diversified natural resource company. Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. (Montana-Dakota) is a public utility division of the Company. Montana-Dakota, through the electric and natural gas distribution segments, generates, transmits and distributes electricity and distributes natural gas. Cascade Natural Gas Corporation (Cascade), which is an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of MDU Energy Capital, distributes natural gas. Intermountain Gas Company (Intermountain) distributes natural gas. Great Plains Natural Gas Co., distributes natural gas in western Minnesota and southeastern North Dakota. he Company's segments include electric, pipeline and energy services, exploration and production, construction materials and contracting and construction services. In March 2014, the Company announced that its subsidiary, Fidelity Exploration & Production Co, closed on the purchase of oil and natural gas production assets in Converse County Wyo.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: General Building Materials
  • Sub-Industry: Multi-Utilities
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: MDU
  • CUSIP: 55269010
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $24.05
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $23.80
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $20.35
  • P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 2.82
  • Market Cap: $4.70B
  • Beta: 0.85
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.14 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.34 EPS
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