Technical Analysis for MDU - MDU Resources Group, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
A 24.01 1.74% 0.41
MDU closed up 1.74 percent on Friday, April 19, 2024, on 78 percent of normal volume. Note that the stock is in oversold territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- so don't be surprised if it goes sideways or bounces.
Earnings due: May 2
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Trend Table & Recent EOD Trading Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Strong Up Up Down

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Stochastic Buy Signal Bullish 0.00%
Strong but Oversold Other 0.00%
Oversold Stochastic Weakness 0.00%
NR7 Range Contraction 1.74%
Strong but Oversold Other 1.74%
Inside Day Range Contraction 1.74%
Strong, Oversold and Reversal Signs Reversal 1.74%
Gapped Up Strength 1.74%
Oversold Stochastic Weakness 1.74%
Stochastic Reached Oversold Weakness 1.91%

   Recent Intraday Alerts

Alert Time
60 Minute Opening Range Breakout about 22 hours ago
Rose Above Previous Day's High about 23 hours ago
Up 1% about 23 hours ago
Reversed from Up 2 days ago
Gap Up Closed 2 days ago

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MDU Resources Group, Inc. Description

MDU Resources Group, Inc. operates as a diversified natural resource company in the United States. The company's Electric segment generates, transmits, and distributes electricity in Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wyoming. As of December 31, 2012, this segment provided its electric services to approximately 131,000 residential, commercial, industrial, and municipal customers in 177 communities and adjacent rural areas. Its Natural Gas Distribution segment distributes natural gas in Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wyoming, as well as in Idaho, Minnesota, Oregon, and Washington. This segment served approximately 859,000 residential, commercial, and industrial customers in 334 communities and adjacent rural areas. The company's Pipeline and Energy Services segment provides natural gas transportation, underground storage, processing, and gathering services, as well as oil gathering through regulated and nonregulated pipeline systems primarily in the Rocky Mountain and northern Great Plains regions of the United States. This segment also provides cathodic protection and other energy-related services. Its Exploration and Production segment engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of oil and natural gas in the Rocky Mountain and Mid-Continent regions of the United States and in and around the Gulf of Mexico. The company's Construction Materials and Contracting segment mines, aggregates, and markets crushed stone, sand, gravel, and related construction materials, including ready-mixed concrete, cement, asphalt, liquid asphalt, and other value-added products. This segment also provides utility excavation services and inside electrical wiring, cabling, and mechanical services; sells and distributes electrical materials; and manufactures and distributes specialty equipment. MDU Resources Group, Inc. was founded in 1924 and is based in Bismarck, North Dakota.


Sector: Basic Materials
Industry: Building Materials
Keywords: Natural Gas Electricity Energy Services Cement Natural Gas Distribution Pipeline Systems Gas Transportation Electrical Wiring Gravel Natural Gas Transportation Crushed Stone Electric Services Oil Gathering Mechanical Services Energy In Oregon

Is MDU a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
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ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 25.785
52 Week Low 17.8256
Average Volume 1,426,600
200-Day Moving Average 20.35
50-Day Moving Average 22.69
20-Day Moving Average 24.40
10-Day Moving Average 24.21
Average True Range 0.46
RSI (14) 54.13
ADX 40.59
+DI 26.33
-DI 21.81
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs) 24.40
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs) 23.82
Upper Bollinger Bands 25.95
Lower Bollinger Band 22.84
Percent B (%b) 0.38
BandWidth 12.77
MACD Line 0.31
MACD Signal Line 0.57
MACD Histogram -0.2547
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 4.89 Billion
Num Shares 204 Million
EPS 2.36
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 10.17
Price-to-Sales 0.89
Price-to-Book 1.50
PEG Ratio 2.68
Dividend 0.70
Dividend Yield 2.92%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 24.66
Resistance 3 (R3) 24.60 24.33 24.55
Resistance 2 (R2) 24.33 24.17 24.36 24.51
Resistance 1 (R1) 24.17 24.06 24.25 24.23 24.48
Pivot Point 23.90 23.90 23.94 23.93 23.90
Support 1 (S1) 23.74 23.74 23.82 23.80 23.54
Support 2 (S2) 23.47 23.63 23.50 23.51
Support 3 (S3) 23.31 23.47 23.47
Support 4 (S4) 23.37