Mdu Res Group Inc (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 11, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.1725 per share scheduled for January 01,
2013. Shareholders who purchased MDU stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
2.99% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $20.77, the dividend yield is 3.32%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MDU was $20.77,
representing a -10.51% decrease from the 52 week high of $23.21 and
a 6.02% increase over the 52 week low of $19.59.
MDU is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as Teck Resources Ltd (
) and Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A. (
). MDU's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.64. Zacks Investment Research reports MDU's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -3.96%, compared to an
industry average of -3%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to MDU through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MDU as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Value ETF (based on S&P MidCap
400 Value (
The top-performing ETF of this group is MDYV with an increase of
8.67% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of MDU at 0.79%.