MDU Resources Group, Inc. (MDU) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

MDU Resources Group, Inc. (MDU) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

  • July 2017
  • 65 pages
  • GlobalData
Report ID: 342729
MDU Resources Group, Inc. (MDU) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:
- Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
- Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
- SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
- Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
- Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
- Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
- Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
- Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
- Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
- Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
- Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
- Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.

Highlights
MDU Resources Group, Inc. (MDU) is an energy, and construction materials and services company. It mines aggregates and markets crushed stone, sand, gravel and related construction materials. The company constructs and maintains fire suppression systems, electric and communication lines, gas pipelines, and external lighting and traffic signalization. MDU generates electricity, and transmits and distributes electricity and natural gas; and provides natural gas transportation, underground storage, and gathering services. It serves utility and other customers across the US. MDU is headquartered in Bismarck, North Dakota, the US.

MDU Resources Group, Inc. Key Recent Developments
Jul 08,2017: Tesoro To Add Renewable Diesel Production At Dickinson Refinery
Jun 29,2017: WBI Energy expanding natural gas transportation infrastructure in NW North Dakota
May 03,2017: MDU Resources Reports Stronger First Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations
Feb 01,2017: MDU Resources Reports 2016 Earnings, Initiates Guidance For 2017
Nov 02,2016: Record Earnings At Construction Materials Business Leads MDU Resources Third Quarter

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Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company
Table of Contents 3
List of Tables 5
List of Figures 5
Section 1 - About the Company 6
MDU Resources Group, Inc. - Key Facts 6
MDU Resources Group, Inc. - Key Employees 7
MDU Resources Group, Inc. - Key Employee Biographies 8
MDU Resources Group, Inc. - Major Products and Services 9
MDU Resources Group, Inc. - History 11
MDU Resources Group, Inc. - Company Statement 14
MDU Resources Group, Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries 16
Head Office 16
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 16
Section 2 – Company Analysis 19
MDU Resources Group, Inc. - Business Description 19
Business Description - Construction Materials and Contracting 19
Construction Materials and Contracting - Overview 19
Construction Materials and Contracting - Financials 19
Construction Materials and Contracting - Capital Expenditure 19
Business Description - Construction Services 19
Construction Services - Overview 19
Construction Services - Financials 19
Construction Services - Capital Expenditure 19
Business Description - Electric 20
Electric - Overview 20
Electric - Financials 20
Electric - Capital Expenditure 20
Financials - Financials 20
Business Description - Natural Gas Distribution 20
Natural Gas Distribution - Overview 20
Natural Gas Distribution - Financials 20
Natural Gas Distribution - Capital Expenditure 20
Business Description - Other 21
Other - Overview 21
Other - Capital Expenditure 21
Business Description - Pipeline and Midstream 21
Pipeline and Midstream - Overview 21
Pipeline and Midstream - Financials 21
Pipeline and Midstream - Capital Expenditure 21
MDU Resources Group, Inc. - Corporate Strategy 22
MDU Resources Group, Inc. - SWOT Analysis 23
SWOT Analysis - Overview 23
MDU Resources Group, Inc. - Strengths 23
MDU Resources Group, Inc. - Weaknesses 24
MDU Resources Group, Inc. - Opportunities 25
MDU Resources Group, Inc. - Threats 26
MDU Resources Group, Inc. - Key Competitors 27
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 28
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 28
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 29
Performance Chart 32
Financial Performance 32
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 33
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 34
Section 4 – Company’s Oil & Gas, Power Financial Deals and Alliances 35
MDU Resources Group, Inc., Oil & Gas, Deals By Year, 2011 to YTD 2017 35
MDU Resources Group, Inc., Oil & Gas, Deals By Type, 2011 to YTD 2017 36
MDU Resources Group, Inc., Recent Deals Summary 37
Section 5 – Company’s Recent Developments 38
Jun 29, 2017: WBI Energy expanding natural gas transportation infrastructure in NW North Dakota 38
May 03, 2017: MDU Resources Reports Stronger First Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations 39
Feb 01, 2017: MDU Resources Reports 2016 Earnings, Initiates Guidance For 2017 41
Nov 02, 2016: Record Earnings At Construction Materials Business Leads MDU Resources Third Quarter 43
Sep 07, 2016: WBI Energy plans to build Valley expansion pipeline project in US 48
Aug 02, 2016: Record Second Quarter Earnings At Construction Materials Business Leads MDU Resources’ Results 49
Jun 03, 2016: MDU Resources Names Steiner Assistant Treasurer; Will Oversee Investor Relations 51
May 05, 2016: MDU, Calumet Reduce Output At North Dakota Refinery 52
May 03, 2016: MDU Resources: 22 Percent Earnings Increase At Utility Group Drives MDU Resources’ First Quarter Earnings 53
Mar 08, 2016: MDU Resources Names Vollmer Chief Accounting Officer 59
Section 6 – Appendix 60
Methodology 60
Ratio Definitions 60
About GlobalData 64
Contact Us 64
Disclaimer 64

List of Tables
MDU Resources Group, Inc., Key Facts 6
MDU Resources Group, Inc., Key Employees 7
MDU Resources Group, Inc., Key Employee Biographies 8
MDU Resources Group, Inc., Major Products and Services 9
MDU Resources Group, Inc., History 11
MDU Resources Group, Inc., Subsidiaries 16
MDU Resources Group, Inc., Key Competitors 27
MDU Resources Group, Inc., Ratios based on current share price 28
MDU Resources Group, Inc., Annual Ratios 29
MDU Resources Group, Inc., Annual Ratios (Cont...1) 30
MDU Resources Group, Inc., Annual Ratios (Cont...2) 31
MDU Resources Group, Inc., Interim Ratios 33
MDU Resources Group, Inc., Oil & Gas, Deals By Year, 2011 to YTD 2017 35
MDU Resources Group, Inc., Oil & Gas, Deals By Type, 2011 to YTD 2017 36
MDU Resources Group, Inc., Recent Deals Summary 37
Currency Codes 60
Units 60
Capital Market Ratios 60
Equity Ratios 61
Profitability Ratios 61
Cost Ratios 62
Liquidity Ratios 63
Leverage Ratios 63
Efficiency Ratios 63

List of Figures
MDU Resources Group, Inc., Performance Chart (2012 - 2016) 32
MDU Resources Group, Inc., Ratio Charts 34
MDU Resources Group, Inc., Oil & Gas, Deals By Year, 2011 to YTD 2017 35
MDU Resources Group, Inc., Oil & Gas, Deals by Type, 2011 to YTD 2017 36

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