MDU Resources Group, Inc. (MDU) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 09, 2020. A cash dividend payment of $0.207 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 01, 2020. Shareholders who purchased MDU 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 $24.24, the dividend yield is 3.42%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MDU was $24.24, representing a -24.77% decrease from the 52 week high of $32.22 and a 61.6% increase over the 52 week low of $15.
MDU is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Vulcan Materials Company (VMC) and Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (MLM). MDU's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.79. Zacks Investment Research reports MDU's forecasted earnings growth in 2020 as -5.33%, compared to an industry average of -.1%.
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