CVR Partners LP (NYSE:UAN) shares were down 0.2% during trading on Friday . The company traded as low as $7.97 and last traded at $8.02, with a volume of 79,826 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $8.04.

UAN has been the subject of a number of analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research downgraded CVR Partners from a “buy” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 25th. Morgan Stanley restated a “hold” rating on shares of CVR Partners in a research report on Thursday, June 16th. Feltl & Co. initiated coverage on CVR Partners in a research report on Wednesday, April 27th. They issued a “strong-buy” rating and a $9.60 price target for the company. Finally, Cowen and Company downgraded CVR Partners to a “hold” rating in a research report on Sunday, April 17th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $9.14.

The firm has a market cap of $910.79 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.69. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $8.57 and a 200-day moving average price of $7.49.

CVR Partners (NYSE:UAN) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April 28th. The company reported $0.25 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.25. The business earned $73.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $68.62 million. The firm’s quarterly revenue was down 21.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.41 earnings per share. Equities research analysts expect that CVR Partners LP will post $0.87 EPS for the current year.

CVR Partners, LP owns and operates nitrogen fertilizer business. The Company produces and distributes nitrogen fertilizer products. The Company operates through the United States segment. Its principal products are urea-ammonium nitrate (UAN) and ammonia. The Company’s products are manufactured at its nitrogen fertilizer manufacturing facility in Coffeyville, Kansas, that utilizes a petroleum coke, or pet coke, gasification process to produce nitrogen fertilizer.

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