Technical Analysis for MDU - MDU Resources Group, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade D 24.585 0.68% 0.17
MDU closed unchanged on Wednesday, January 16, 2019, on 83 percent of normal volume. The stock exhibited some range contraction during this trading session as price made an NR7 -- narrowest range of the last seven sessions. Note that the stock is in overbought territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a pullback should not be unexpected.

Earnings due: Feb 5

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Strong Down Down Up
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Jan 16 Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 0.68%
Jan 16 NR7 Range Contraction 0.68%
Jan 16 Stochastic Reached Overbought Strength 0.68%
Jan 16 Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.68%
Jan 15 Crossed Above 20 DMA Bullish 0.68%
Jan 15 Outside Day Range Expansion 0.68%
Jan 14 Gapped Down Weakness 2.82%
Jan 11 20 DMA Resistance Bearish 1.21%
Jan 11 Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 1.21%
Jan 11 NR7 Range Contraction 1.21%

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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.
Is MDU a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 0 bullish, 5 bearish and 0 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 29.62
52 Week Low 22.73
Average Volume 1,013,898
200-Day Moving Average 27.1112
50-Day Moving Average 25.2976
20-Day Moving Average 24.0555
10-Day Moving Average 24.189
Average True Range 0.5304
ADX 27.38
+DI 16.9342
-DI 23.612
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 24.8788
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 24.3212
Upper Bollinger Band 25.0576
Lower Bollinger Band 23.0534
Percent B (%b) 0.68
BandWidth 8.331567
MACD Line -0.2917
MACD Signal Line -0.4151
MACD Histogram 0.1234
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 4.77 Billion
Num Shares 195 Million
EPS 1.15
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 21.23
Price-to-Sales 1.24
Price-to-Book 2.27
PEG Ratio 3.66
Dividend 0.77
Dividend Yield 3.15%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 24.80
Resistance 3 (R3) 24.77 24.61 24.74
Resistance 2 (R2) 24.61 24.51 24.62 24.72
Resistance 1 (R1) 24.51 24.45 24.56 24.55 24.70
Pivot Point 24.35 24.35 24.38 24.37 24.35
Support 1 (S1) 24.26 24.25 24.31 24.29 24.14
Support 2 (S2) 24.10 24.19 24.11 24.12
Support 3 (S3) 24.00 24.10 24.10
Support 4 (S4) 24.04