NYSE:MDU - MDU Resources Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$24.42 0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 01/17/2019 04:36 AM ET)
Previous Close$24.42
Today's Range$24.19 - $24.44
52-Week Range$22.73 - $29.62
Volume842,900 shs
Average Volume1.14 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.69 billion
P/E Ratio19.54
Dividend Yield3.33%
Beta0.6
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Mining & quarrying of nonmetallic minerals, except fuels
Sub-IndustryMulti-Utilities
SectorUtilities
CUSIP55269010
Phone701-530-1000

Debt

Current Ratio1.67
Quick Ratio1.30

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.44 billion
Price / Sales1.08
Cash Flow$2.3686 per share
Price / Cash Flow10.31
Book Value$12.44 per share
Price / Book1.96

Profitability

Net Income$281.20 million
Net Margins6.88%
Return on Assets4.15%

Miscellaneous

Employees10,140
Market Cap$4.69 billion
OptionableOptionable

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 15th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 13th will be given a dividend of $0.2025 per share on Tuesday, January 1st. This represents a $0.81 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.32%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 12th. This is a positive change from MDU Resources Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.20. View MDU Resources Group's Dividend History.

How were MDU Resources Group's earnings last quarter?

MDU Resources Group Inc (NYSE:MDU) released its earnings results on Wednesday, October, 31st. The utilities provider reported $0.55 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.56 by $0.01. The utilities provider had revenue of $1.28 billion for the quarter. MDU Resources Group had a return on equity of 10.95% and a net margin of 6.88%. The business's revenue was up .7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.46 EPS. 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 Tuesday, February 5th 2019. 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 Wednesday, February 6th 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 FY 2018 earnings guidance on Tuesday, November, 20th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.30-1.45 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.39.

What price target have analysts set for MDU?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for MDU Resources Group's stock. Their predictions range from $28.00 to $30.00. On average, they expect MDU Resources Group's share price to reach $29.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 18.8% 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.

Has MDU Resources Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about MDU stock have been trending positive recently, according to InfoTrie. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. MDU Resources Group earned a media sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the utilities provider a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.

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)

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 investors include Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.34%), Hennessy Advisors Inc. (0.20%), Fenimore Asset Management Inc. (0.13%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.13%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.03%) and First PREMIER Bank (0.02%). Company insiders that own MDU Resources Group stock include David L Goodin 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., First PREMIER Bank, Virtu Financial LLC, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, Fenimore Asset Management Inc. and First Citizens Bank & Trust Co.. 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 Confluence Investment Management LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Palisade Asset Management LLC and Retirement Systems of Alabama. 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 $24.42.

How big of a company is MDU Resources Group?

MDU Resources Group has a market capitalization of $4.69 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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  197 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  224 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  421
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This page was last updated on 1/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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