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MDU Resources: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) _ MDU Resources Group Inc. (MDU) on Wednesday reported first-quarter profit of $42.4 million.

On a per-share basis, the Bismarck, North Dakota-based company said it had net income of 22 cents.

The energy, mining, construction and utilities company posted revenue of $976.3 million in the period.

MDU Resources expects full-year earnings to be $1.25 to $1.45 per share.

MDU Resources shares have increased 4.5 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has climbed almost 7 percent in the last 12 months.

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