Rentech Nitrogen Partners, L.P. ( RNF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 20, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 29, 2014. Shareholders who purchased RNF stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 62.5% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $14.74, the dividend yield is 3.53%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RNF was $14.74, representing a -50.55% decrease from the 52 week high of $29.81 and a 2.22% increase over the 52 week low of $14.42.
RNF is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Monsanto Company ( MON ) and Syngenta AG ( SYT ). RNF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.2. Zacks Investment Research reports RNF's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 93.54%, compared to an industry average of -8.7%.