MDU Resources Group Inc (NYSE:MDU) had declared a cash dividend of $0.1925 on Nov 17, 2016. The shares will quote ex-dividend on Dec 6, 2016 and the record date has been fixed for Dec 8, 2016. On Nov 17, 2016 share price, the yield comes out to be 2.7441%. The dividend payable date has been fixed on Jan 1, 2017.
MDU Resources Group Inc (MDU) made into the market gainers list on Mondays trading session with the shares advancing 0.40% or 0.11 points. Due to strong positive momentum, the stock ended at $27.94, which is also near the day’s high of $28.18. The stock began the session at $27.91 and the volume stood at 11,55,975 shares. The 52-week high of the shares is $28.485 and the 52 week low is $15.575. The company has a current market capitalization of $5,457 M and it has 19,53,04,380 shares in outstanding.
MDU Resources Group Inc(MDU) last announced its earnings results on Aug 2, 2016 for Fiscal Year 2016 and Q2.Company reported revenue of $1.04B. Analysts had an estimated revenue of $1.07B. Earnings per share were $0.24. Analysts had estimated an EPS of $0.21.
Several Insider Transactions has been reported to the SEC. On Aug 25, 2016, Thomas S Everist (director) sold 30,000 shares at $23.43 per share price.Also, On Feb 27, 2015, Doran N Schwartz (CFO) purchased 1,500 shares at $22.74 per share price.On Feb 25, 2015, Cynthia J Norland (VP – Administration) purchased 430 shares at $23.08 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
MDU Resources Group Inc. is a natural resource company. The Companys segments include electric natural gas distribution pipeline and energy services exploration and production construction materials and contracting and construction services. The electric segment provides electric service at retail. The natural gas distribution segment sells natural gas at retail. The pipeline and energy services segment through WBI Holdings Inc. owns and operates both regulated and nonregulated businesses. The exploration and production segment is involved in the development and production of oil and natural gas resources. The construction materials and contracting segment mines aggregates and markets crushed stone sand gravel and related construction materials. The construction services segment is engaged in constructing and maintaining electric and communication lines gas pipelines fire suppression systems and external lighting and traffic signalization equipment.