NYSE:MDU - MDU Resources Group Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$28.55 -0.15 (-0.52 %)
(As of 06/21/2018 12:07 PM ET)
Previous Close$28.69
Today's Range$28.55 - $28.79
52-Week Range$24.29 - $29.28
Volume13,243 shs
Average Volume675,061 shs
Market Capitalization$5.61 billion
P/E Ratio22.98
Dividend Yield2.75%
MDU Resources Group logoMDU 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.67
Current Ratio1.36
Quick Ratio1.02


Trailing P/E Ratio22.98
Forward P/E Ratio20.69
P/E Growth3.2

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.44 billion
Price / Sales1.25
Cash Flow$2.3043 per share
Price / Cash12.39
Book Value$12.44 per share
Price / Book2.30


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.25
Net Income$281.20 million
Net Margins6.39%
Return on Equity10.59%
Return on Assets3.99%


Outstanding Shares195,300,000

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 Wednesday, May 9th. Investors of record on Thursday, June 14th will be given a dividend of $0.1975 per share on Sunday, July 1st. This represents a $0.79 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.76%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 13th. View MDU Resources Group's Dividend History.

How were MDU Resources Group's earnings last quarter?

MDU Resources Group Inc (NYSE:MDU) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 2nd. The utilities provider reported $0.22 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.19 by $0.03. The utilities provider had revenue of $976.30 million for the quarter. MDU Resources Group had a return on equity of 10.59% and a net margin of 6.39%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 4.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.18 earnings per share. 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 Monday, July, 30th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for MDU Resources Group.

What guidance has MDU Resources Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

MDU Resources Group issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 2nd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.25-1.45 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.39.

What price target have analysts set for MDU?

2 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for MDU Resources Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $28.00 to $29.50. On average, they anticipate MDU Resources Group's stock price to reach $28.75 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for MDU Resources Group.

Who are some of MDU Resources Group's key competitors?

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)

Has MDU Resources Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about MDU stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. MDU Resources Group earned a daily sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news stories about the utilities provider an impact score of 47.05 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are MDU Resources Group's major shareholders?

MDU Resources Group's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (8.76%), Prudential Financial Inc. (1.12%), Citadel Advisors LLC (1.01%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (0.87%), Northern Trust Corp (0.79%) and Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (0.55%). Company insiders that own MDU Resources Group stock include David L Goodin, Patricia L Moss, Stephanie A Barth and Thomas S Everist. 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 Prudential Financial Inc., Hsbc Holdings PLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, Hennessy Advisors Inc., Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Allianz Asset Management GmbH and UBS Group AG. View Insider Buying and Selling for MDU Resources Group.

Which major investors are buying MDU Resources Group stock?

MDU stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Citadel Advisors LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., CIBC World Markets Inc., Old Mutual Global Investors UK Ltd., Chicago Equity Partners LLC and Millennium Management 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 $28.62.

How big of a company is MDU Resources Group?

MDU Resources Group has a market capitalization of $5.61 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.

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 (MDU)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  144 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  191 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  335
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This page was last updated on 6/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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