MDU Resources Group, Inc. [NYSE: MDU] stock went N/A by 0.00% or 0 points N/A from its previous closing price of $29.30. The stock reached $29.30 during the last trading session. During the course of the last 5 trading session in the week, MDU share price went up during 2 out of 5 days, that way gaining +0.90% in the period of the last 7 days.
MDU had two major price movements with the latest trading session as the price jumped to a high of $29.65, at one point touching $29.28. The latest high is set lower that the high price recorded in the period of the last 52 weeks, set at $29.65. The 52-week high currently stands at $29.49 distance from the present share price, noting recovery 13.48% after the recent low of $22.73.
MDU Resources Group, Inc. [NYSE:MDU]: Analyst Rating and Earnings
Its stock price has been found in the range of 22.73 to 29.49. This is compared to its latest closing price of $29.30.
Stay on the lookout for the next quarterly financial report – the company is expected to release the following results on Tue 4 Feb (In 58 Days).
Fundamental Analysis of MDU Resources Group, Inc. [MDU]
Now let’s turn to look at profitability: with a current Operating Margin for MDU Resources Group, Inc. [MDU] sitting at +8.94 and its Gross Margin at +12.83, this company’s Net Margin is now 5.80%. These metrics indicate that this company is not generating as much profit, after accounting for expenses, compared to its market peers.
This company’s Return on Total Capital is 9.19, and its Return on Invested Capital has reached 7.40%. Its Return on Equity is 10.78, and its Return on Assets is 4.04. These metrics suggest that this MDU Resources Group, Inc. does a poor job of managing its assets, and likely won’t be able to provide successful business outcomes for its investors in the near term.
Turning to investigate this organization’s capital structure, MDU Resources Group, Inc. [MDU] has generated a
What about valuation? This company’s Enterprise Value to EBITDA is 12.67 and its Total Debt to EBITDA Value is 3.37. The Enterprise Value to Sales for this firm is now 1.53, and its Total Debt to Enterprise Value stands at 0.31. MDU Resources Group, Inc. [MDU] has a Price to Book Ratio of 1.82, a Price to Cash Flow Ratio of 9.35 and P/E Ratio of 18.18. These metrics all suggest that MDU Resources Group, Inc. is more likely to generate a positive ROI.
Shifting the focus to workforce efficiency, MDU Resources Group, Inc. [MDU] earns $384,127 for each employee under its payroll. Similarly, this company’s Receivables Turnover is 6.25 and its Total Asset Turnover is 0.68. This publicly-traded organization’s liquidity data is also interesting: its Quick Ratio is 0.91 and its Current Ratio is 1.20. This company, considering these metrics, has a healthy ratio between its short-term liquid assets and its short-term liabilities, making it a less risky investment.
MDU Resources Group, Inc. [MDU] has 200.38M shares outstanding, amounting to a total market cap of $5.87B. Its stock price has been found in the range of 22.73 to 29.49. At its current price, it has moved down by -0.64% from its 52-week high, and it has moved up 28.90% from its 52-week low.
This stock’s Beta value is currently 0.69, which indicates that it is 1.07% more volatile that the wider market. This stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is at 62.49. This RSI score is good, suggesting this stock is neither overbought or oversold.
Conclusion: Is MDU Resources Group, Inc. [MDU] a Reliable Buy?
Shares of MDU Resources Group, Inc. [MDU], on the whole, present investors with both positive and negative signals. Wall Street analysts have mixed reviews when it comes to the 12-month price outlook, and this company’s financials show a combination of strengths and weaknesses. Based on the price performance, this investment is somewhat risky while presenting reasonable potential for ROI.