Rentech Nitrogen Partners, L.P. ( RNF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 20, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 28, 2014. Shareholders who purchased RNF stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -81.48% decrease from the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of RNF was $17.3, representing a -60.23% decrease from the 52 week high of $43.50 and a 2.37% increase over the 52 week low of $16.90.
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 $.99. Zacks Investment Research reports RNF's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -53.36%, compared to an industry average of -20.5%.