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MDU Resources Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.40 (-1.32%)
(As of 01/19/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
631,579 shs
Average Volume
688,434 shs
Market Capitalization
$6.05 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About MDU Resources Group

MDU Resources Group, Inc. engages in the provision of natural resource products and related services to energy and transportation infrastructure. It operates through the following business segments: Electric, Natural Gas Distribution, Pipeline and Midstream, Construction Materials and Contracting, Construction Services, and Other. The Electric segment generates, transmits and distributes electricity in Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wyoming. The Natural Gas Distribution segment distributes natural gas in Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wyoming, Idaho, Minnesota, Oregon, and Washington. The Pipeline and Midstream segment offers natural gas transportation, underground storage, processing and gathering services, as well as oil gathering, through regulated and non-regulated pipeline systems and processing facilities. The Construction Materials and Contracting segment mines aggregates and markets crushed stone, sand, gravel and related construction materials, including ready-mixed concrete, cement, asphalt, liquid asphalt and other value-added products. The Construction Services segment refers to the inside and outside specialty contracting services. The company was found


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$5.53 billion
Cash Flow
$3.32 per share
Book Value
$15.35 per share


Net Income
$390.20 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$6.05 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 1/1 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

2.60 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

23rd out of 120 stocks

Mining & Quarrying Of Nonmetallic Minerals, Except Fuels Industry

3rd out of 20 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 4.3Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

MDU Resources Group (NYSE:MDU) Frequently Asked Questions

Is MDU Resources Group a buy right now?

2 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for MDU Resources Group in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" MDU Resources Group stock.
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How has MDU Resources Group's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

MDU Resources Group's stock was trading at $26.41 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, MDU stock has increased by 13.1% and is now trading at $29.88.
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Are investors shorting MDU Resources Group?

MDU Resources Group saw a increase in short interest in the month of December. As of December 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,160,000 shares, an increase of 57.7% from the November 30th total of 1,370,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 813,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.7 days. Currently, 1.1% of the company's shares are short sold.
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When is MDU Resources Group's next earnings date?

MDU Resources Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 2nd 2022.
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How were MDU Resources Group's earnings last quarter?

MDU Resources Group, Inc. (NYSE:MDU) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 3rd. The utilities provider reported $0.68 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.82 by $0.14. The utilities provider earned $1.59 billion during the quarter. MDU Resources Group had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 12.69% and a net margin of 7.18%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.76 earnings per share.
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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 Friday, November 12th. Investors of record on Thursday, December 9th will be paid a dividend of $0.2175 per share on Saturday, January 1st. This represents a $0.87 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.91%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 8th. This is an increase from MDU Resources Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.21.
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Is MDU Resources Group a good dividend stock?

MDU Resources Group pays an annual dividend of $0.87 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.87%. MDU Resources Group has been increasing its dividend for 9 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of MDU Resources Group is 43.50%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, MDU Resources Group will have a dividend payout ratio of 39.37% next year. This indicates that MDU Resources Group will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has MDU Resources Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

MDU Resources Group updated its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Wednesday, November, 17th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.900-$2.050 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.130. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for MDU?

2 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for MDU Resources Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $36.00 to $36.00. On average, they anticipate MDU Resources Group's share price to reach $36.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 20.5% from the stock's current price.
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Who are MDU Resources Group's key executives?

MDU Resources Group's management team includes the following people:
  • David L. Goodin, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Jason L. Vollmer, Chief Financial Officer & Vice President
  • Peggy A. Link, Chief Information Officer & Vice President
  • Karl A. Liepitz, Secretary, Vice President & General Counsel
  • Anne M. Jones, Chief Human Resources Officer & Vice President

What is Terry D. Hildestad's approval rating as MDU Resources Group's CEO?

10 employees have rated MDU Resources Group CEO Terry D. Hildestad on Glassdoor.com. Terry D. Hildestad has an approval rating of 76% among MDU Resources Group's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of MDU Resources Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other MDU Resources Group investors own include AT&T (T), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AbbVie (ABBV), Verizon Communications (VZ), Altria Group (MO), Pfizer (PFE), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD) and General Electric (GE).

What is MDU Resources Group's stock symbol?

MDU Resources Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MDU."

Who are MDU Resources Group's major shareholders?

MDU Resources Group's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (0.65%), A. D. Beadell Investment Counsel Inc. (0.05%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.03%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.03%), AdvisorNet Financial Inc (0.02%) and ACG Wealth (0.02%). Company insiders that own MDU Resources Group stock include Daniele Addis, David C Barney, David L Goodin, David M Sparby, Jason L Vollmer, Margaret A Link, Nicole A Kivisto and Thomas S Everist.
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Which institutional investors are selling MDU Resources Group stock?

MDU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, A. D. Beadell Investment Counsel Inc., AdvisorNet Financial Inc, and Washington Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold MDU Resources Group company stock in the last year include Daniele Addis, Nicole A Kivisto, and Thomas S Everist.
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Which institutional investors are buying MDU Resources Group stock?

MDU stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including ACG Wealth, Accel Wealth Management, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., 44 Wealth Management LLC, and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have bought MDU Resources Group stock in the last two years include David C Barney, David L Goodin, David M Sparby, Jason L Vollmer, and Margaret A Link.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is MDU Resources Group's stock price today?

One share of MDU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $29.88.

How much money does MDU Resources Group make?

MDU Resources Group has a market capitalization of $6.05 billion and generates $5.53 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $390.20 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.00 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does MDU Resources Group have?

MDU Resources Group employs 12,994 workers across the globe.

What is MDU Resources Group's official website?

The official website for MDU Resources Group is www.mdu.com.

Where are MDU Resources Group's headquarters?

MDU Resources Group is headquartered at 1200 WEST CENTURY AVENUE P.O. Box 5650, BISMARCK ND, 58506.

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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 701-222-7606.

This page was last updated on 1/20/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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