NYSE:MDU - MDU Resources Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $25.89 +0.25 (+0.98 %) (As of 10/19/2018 08:00 AM ET)Previous Close$25.64Today's Range$25.63 - $26.0952-Week Range$24.29 - $29.62Volume1.04 million shsAverage Volume875,586 shsMarket Capitalization$5.03 billionP/E Ratio20.71Dividend Yield3.08%Beta0.58 Company ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryFinancialsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email MDU Resources Group, Inc. engages in regulated energy delivery, and construction materials and services businesses in the United States. The company operates through five segments: Electric, Natural Gas Distribution, Pipeline and Midstream, Construction Materials and Contracting, and Construction Services. The Electric segment generates, transmits, and distributes electricity in Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wyoming. As of December 31, 2017, it served 142,901 residential, commercial, industrial, and municipal customers in 178 communities and adjacent rural areas. The Natural Gas Distribution segment distributes natural gas in Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wyoming, as well as Idaho, Minnesota, Oregon, and Washington; and offers related value-added services. It served approximately 938,867 residential, commercial, and industrial customers in 335 communities and adjacent rural areas. The Pipeline and Midstream segment provides natural gas transportation, underground storage, and gathering services primarily in the Rocky Mountain and northern Great Plains regions. It also provides cathodic protection and other energy-related services. The Construction Materials and Contracting segment mines, processes, and sells construction aggregates; produces and sells asphalt mix; and supplies ready-mixed concrete in the central, southern, and western United States, as well as Alaska and Hawaii. The Construction Services segment designs, constructs, and maintains overhead and underground electrical distribution and transmission lines, substations, external lighting, traffic signalization, and gas pipelines; electrical and communication wiring and infrastructure, and fire suppression systems; and renewable energy projects. It also offers utility excavation, and mechanical piping and services; and manufactures and distributes transmission line construction equipment and other supplies. The company was founded in 1924 and is based in Bismarck, North Dakota. Receive MDU News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for MDU and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels Sub-IndustryMulti-Utilities SectorUtilities SymbolNYSE:MDU CUSIP55269010 Webwww.mdu.com Phone701-530-1000 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.71 Current Ratio1.39 Quick Ratio1.05 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio20.71 Forward P/E Ratio18.76 P/E Growth2.85 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$4.44 billion Price / Sales1.14 Cash Flow$2.3409 per share Price / Cash11.06 Book Value$12.44 per share Price / Book2.08 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.25 Net Income$281.20 million Net Margins6.45% Return on Equity10.40% Return on Assets3.93% Miscellaneous Employees10,140 Outstanding Shares196,020,000Market Cap$5.03 billion MDU Resources Group (NYSE:MDU) Frequently Asked Questions What is MDU Resources Group's stock symbol? MDU Resources Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MDU." How often does MDU Resources Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for MDU Resources Group? MDU Resources Group declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 16th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.1975 per share on Monday, October 1st. This represents a $0.79 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.05%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, September 12th. View MDU Resources Group's Dividend History. How were MDU Resources Group's earnings last quarter? MDU Resources Group Inc (NYSE:MDU) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, July, 31st. The utilities provider reported $0.22 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.28 by $0.06. The utilities provider earned $1.06 billion during the quarter. MDU Resources Group had a net margin of 6.45% and a return on equity of 10.40%. View MDU Resources Group's Earnings History. When is MDU Resources Group's next earnings date? MDU Resources Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 31st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for MDU Resources Group. How can I listen to MDU Resources Group's earnings call? MDU Resources Group will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, November 1st at 2:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link. What guidance has MDU Resources Group issued on next quarter's earnings? MDU Resources Group updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, July, 31st. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.25-1.45 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.39. What price target have analysts set for MDU? 2 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for MDU Resources Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $28.00 to $30.00. On average, they expect MDU Resources Group's stock price to reach $29.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for MDU Resources Group. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for MDU Resources Group? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for MDU Resources Group in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for MDU Resources Group. Who are some of MDU Resources Group's key competitors? Some companies that are related to MDU Resources Group include Vulcan Materials (VMC), Teck Resources (TECK), Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile (SQM), Martin Marietta Materials (MLM), Compass Minerals International (CMP), Summit Materials (SUM), Hecla Mining (HL), U.S. Silica (SLCA), Fairmount Santrol (FMSA), Hi-Crush Partners (HCLP), LYNAS Corp Ltd/S (LYSDY), Ciner Resources (CINR), Intrepid Potash (IPI), United States Lime & Minerals (USLM) and Smart Sand (SND). Who are MDU Resources Group's key executives? MDU Resources Group's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. David L. Goodin, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 56)Mr. Jason L. Vollmer, VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 41)Ms. Nicole A. Kivisto, CEO & Pres of Cascade Natural Gas Corp, Great Plains Natural Gas Co & Intermountain Gas Co. (Age 45)Mr. David C. Barney, Pres & CEO of Knife River Corp. (Age 62)Mr. Jeffrey S. Thiede, president & CEO of MDU Construction Services Group, Inc (Age 56) Who are MDU Resources Group's major shareholders? MDU Resources Group's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd (0.65%), Hennessy Advisors Inc. (0.24%), First Manhattan Co. (0.17%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.04%), Aperio Group LLC (0.03%) and Bank of Montreal Can (0.02%). Company insiders that own MDU Resources Group stock include David L Goodin, Patricia L Moss and Stephanie A Barth. View Institutional Ownership Trends for MDU Resources Group. Which major investors are selling MDU Resources Group stock? MDU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hennessy Advisors Inc., Nisa Investment Advisors LLC and First Manhattan Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for MDU Resources Group. Which major investors are buying MDU Resources Group stock? MDU stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, Seven Eight Capital LP, Bank of Montreal Can, Aperio Group LLC and Oakbrook Investments LLC. Company insiders that have bought MDU Resources Group stock in the last two years include David L Goodin and Stephanie A Barth. View Insider Buying and Selling for MDU Resources Group. How do I buy shares of MDU Resources Group? Shares of MDU can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is MDU Resources Group's stock price today? One share of MDU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.89. How big of a company is MDU Resources Group? MDU Resources Group has a market capitalization of $5.03 billion and generates $4.44 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $281.20 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.25 on an earnings per share basis. MDU Resources Group employs 10,140 workers across the globe. What is MDU Resources Group's official website? The official website for MDU Resources Group is http://www.mdu.com. How can I contact MDU Resources Group? MDU Resources Group's mailing address is 1200 WEST CENTURY AVENUE P.O. Box 5650, BISMARCK ND, 58506. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 701-530-1000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for MDU Resources Group (NYSE MDU)Community Ranking: 2.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 190 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 217 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 407MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about MDU Resources Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MDU will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. 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