Shares of CVR Energy Inc. (NYSE:CVI) hit a new 52-week low during trading on Wednesday . The company traded as low as $14.20 and last traded at $14.27, with a volume of 389,016 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $14.64.

A number of analysts have recently commented on the stock. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. restated a “sell” rating on shares of CVR Energy in a report on Wednesday, June 29th. Simmons dropped their target price on shares of CVR Energy from $20.00 to $17.00 in a report on Tuesday, April 12th.

The company has a market capitalization of $1.25 billion and a PE ratio of 12.72. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $17.74 and a 200-day moving average of $24.97.

CVR Energy (NYSE:CVI) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April 28th. The company reported ($0.19) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.30) by $0.11. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.63 EPS. The company had revenue of $905.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $806.09 million. The business’s quarterly revenue was down 34.8% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities research analysts expect that CVR Energy Inc. will post ($0.21) earnings per share for the current year.

A number of hedge funds recently added to or reduced their stakes in CVI. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its stake in CVR Energy by 20.4% in the fourth quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 702,251 shares of the company’s stock valued at $27,635,000 after buying an additional 119,108 shares during the last quarter. Schroder Investment Management Group raised its stake in CVR Energy by 2,013.3% in the fourth quarter. Schroder Investment Management Group now owns 397,300 shares of the company’s stock worth $15,634,000 after buying an additional 378,500 shares during the last quarter. Herndon Capital Management LLC raised its stake in CVR Energy by 13.5% in the fourth quarter. Herndon Capital Management LLC now owns 27,828 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,095,000 after buying an additional 3,308 shares during the last quarter. Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp raised its stake in CVR Energy by 74.9% in the fourth quarter. Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp now owns 34,100 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,342,000 after buying an additional 14,600 shares during the last quarter. Finally, California Public Employees Retirement System raised its stake in CVR Energy by 9.3% in the fourth quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 120,500 shares of the company’s stock worth $4,742,000 after buying an additional 10,300 shares during the last quarter.

CVR Energy, Inc (CVR Energy) is a holding company. The Company engages in the petroleum refining and nitrogen fertilizer manufacturing through its holdings in CVR Refining LP (CVR Refining or the Refining Partnership) and CVR Partners LP (CVR Partners or the Nitrogen Fertilizer Partnership). It operates under two business segments: petroleum (the petroleum and related businesses operated by the Refining Partnership) and nitrogen fertilizer (the nitrogen fertilizer business operated by the Nitrogen Fertilizer Partnership).

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