MDU Resources Group, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 10, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.1725 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MDU stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 4th quarter that MDU has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $26.35, the dividend yield is 2.62%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MDU was $26.35,
representing a -12.78% decrease from the 52 week high of $30.21 and
a 34.51% 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 $.06. Zacks Investment Research reports MDU's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 21.52%, compared to an
industry average of 13.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.
Interested in gaining exposure to MDU through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MDU as a top-10 holding:
- AdvisorShares Pring Turner Business Cycle ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is DBIZ with an increase of
0.85% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of MDU at 2.26%.