MDU Resources Group Inc (MDU)

MDU (NYSE:Utilities)
$22.97
pos +1.20
+5.70%
Today's Range: 21.75 - 22.67 | MDU Avg Daily Volume: 1,174,900
Last Update: 12/18/14 - 9:33 AM EST
Volume: 879,836
YTD Performance: -25.86%
Open: $21.79
Previous Close: $21.73
52 Week Range: $21.33 - $36.05
Oustanding Shares: 194,106,937
Market Cap: 4,217,943,741
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for MDU
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 2 2 3 3
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 1
Hold 5 5 4 3
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.38 2.38 2.13 2.00
Latest Dividend: 0.18
Latest Dividend Yield: 3.36%
Dividend Ex-Date: 12/09/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 13.67
Price Earnings Comparisons:
MDU Sector Avg. S&P 500
13.67 13.70 24.82
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-22.19% -22.83% 8.69%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue 9.50 0.14 0.04
Net Income 0.00 0.14 0.05
EPS 0.00 0.15 0.05
Earnings for MDU:
EBITDA 0.88B
Revenue 4.46B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (12/14) Qtr (03/15) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $0.42 $0.28 $1.48 $1.65
Number of Analysts 5 1 7 7
High Estimate $0.43 $0.28 $1.56 $1.80
Low Estimate $0.40 $0.28 $1.45 $1.53
Prior Year $0.48 $0.30 $1.53 $1.48
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -13.33% -6.67% -3.36% 11.40%
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Bearish
Nov 06, 2014 | 7:07 AM EST
MDU estimates were reduced through 2015, Keybanc said. Company cut refinery guidance and is leveraged to lower energy prices. Buy ratin...
Bearish
Nov 05, 2014 | 6:56 AM EST
MDU was downgraded from Outperform to Neutral, Robert Baird said. $26 price target. E&P sale clouds the near-term outlook.   &...
Bearish
Sep 22, 2014 | 7:43 AM EDT
Shares of MDU now seen reaching $35, according to Keybanc. Estimates also reduced, given recent operational issues. Buy rating. 
Across the nation, utilities cannot get access to steam coal due to rail bottlenecks.
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Bullish
Aug 05, 2013 | 8:22 AM EDT
Shares of MDU now seen reaching $34, according to Keybanc. Estimates also increased, as the company has a lot of earnings momentum. Buy...
Bullish
May 03, 2013 | 8:23 AM EDT
MDU was upgraded from Neutral to Buy, DA Davidson said. Company can deliver growth in multiple areas. $30 price target.
I am planning to increase my exposure in the sector if it sheds another 5% to 10%.

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