MDU Resources Declares Quarterly Dividends on Common and Preferred Stock

MDU Resources Declares Quarterly Dividends on Common and Preferred Stock

BISMARCK, N.D.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The MDU Resources Group (NYS: MDU) board of directors today declared quarterly dividends on the company's common and preferred stock.

"MDU Resources has paid dividends for 75 consecutive years. We are extremely proud of this long and consistent record of delivering shareholder value," said Harry J. Pearce, chairman of the board.


The dividend for common stock is 17.25 cents per share, unchanged from the previous quarter.

Dividends for preferred stock are:

  • $1.12-1/2 per share on 4.50 percent Series Preferred
  • $1.17-1/2 per share on 4.70 percent Series Preferred
  • $1.27-1/2 per share on 5.10 percent Series Preferred

The dividends are payable October 1, 2013 to stockholders of record September 12, 2013.

MDU Resources Group, Inc., a member of the S&P MidCap 400 index, provides value-added natural resource products and related services that are essential to energy and transportation infrastructure, including regulated utilities and pipelines, exploration and production, and construction materials and services. For more information about MDU Resources, see the company's website atwww.mdu.comor contact the Investor Relations Department atinvestor@mduresources.com

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