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MDU Resources Group, Inc. (MDU) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 12, 2013

MDU Resources Group, Inc. ( MDU ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 12, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1725 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 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 same period a year ago.

The previous trading day's last sale of MDU was $24.65, representing a -0.52% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.78 and a 25.83% 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 ( TCK ) and Sociedad Quimica y Minera S.A. ( SQM ). Zacks Investment Research reports MDU's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 16.4%, compared to an industry average of 5.1%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the MDU Dividend History page.

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 ( MDYV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is MDYV with an increase of 10.82% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of MDU at 0.79%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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