StockScouter

The StockScouter® System is a proprietary stock scoring model which covers U.S. companies listed on the major exchanges. The 10 (best) to 1 (worst) score is derived from Fundamental, Technical, Ownership, and Valuation sub-models in combination with a Risk model which assesses the expected risk and return.

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MDU MONTANA-DAKOTA UTILITIES COMPANY StockScouter® Report

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StockScouter® Score

MONTANA-DAKOTA UTILITIES COMPANY, a mid cap value company in the public utilities sector, is expected to outperform the market over the next six months with less than average risk

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Summary

Positives

  • The enterprise value-to-sales ratio is lower than the average for comparably-sized companies in the StockScouter universe. Positive
  • Two or more executives, directors or major shareholders – including one high-level executive –purchased a small number of shares recently. Very positive
  • One or more less experienced analysts has modestly increased quarterly earnings estimates for MDU. Positive/Neutral

 

Concerns

  • Earnings growth in the past year has decelerated moderately compared to earnings growth in the past three years. Negative

 

Short-term Outlook

Over the next 1-2 months, StockScouter forecasts that mid cap stocks will be in favor, value stocks will be neutral, and public utilities stocks will be in favor.

Expected Risk/Return

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Core Model Grades

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Previous Ratings

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