Evanston Investments Inc. dba Evanston Advisors bought a new position in CVR Energy Inc. (NYSE:CVI) in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm bought 127,948 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,314,000. Evanston Investments Inc. dba Evanston Advisors owned about 0.15% of CVR Energy at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio increased its stake in CVR Energy by 3.9% in the 2nd quarter. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio now owns 9,651 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock worth $210,000 after buying an additional 358 shares during the period. Zweig DiMenna Associates LLC increased its stake in CVR Energy by 6.4% in the 2nd quarter. Zweig DiMenna Associates LLC now owns 13,300 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock worth $289,000 after buying an additional 800 shares during the period. Advisor Group Inc. increased its stake in CVR Energy by 27.6% in the 2nd quarter. Advisor Group Inc. now owns 4,685 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock worth $102,000 after buying an additional 1,013 shares during the period. Creative Planning increased its stake in CVR Energy by 39.4% in the 2nd quarter. Creative Planning now owns 6,550 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock worth $143,000 after buying an additional 1,850 shares during the period. Finally, US Bancorp DE increased its stake in CVR Energy by 18.0% in the 2nd quarter. US Bancorp DE now owns 13,054 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock worth $284,000 after buying an additional 1,989 shares during the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 99.59% of the company’s stock.

CVR Energy Inc. (CVI) opened at $31.18 on Monday. The company has a current ratio of 2.24, a quick ratio of 1.69 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.72. The company has a market cap of $2,707.39, a PE ratio of 47.97 and a beta of 1.70. CVR Energy Inc. has a 12-month low of $16.04 and a 12-month high of $32.42.

CVR Energy (NYSE:CVI) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, November 1st. The oil and gas company reported $0.37 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.29 by $0.08. The business had revenue of $1.45 billion for the quarter. CVR Energy had a net margin of 0.71% and a return on equity of 3.37%.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, November 17th. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 10th were given a dividend of $0.50 per share. This represents a $2.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 6.41%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, November 9th. CVR Energy’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 416.68%.

Several research firms recently commented on CVI. BidaskClub raised shares of CVR Energy from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Saturday, August 26th. ValuEngine downgraded shares of CVR Energy from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, October 5th.

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CVR Energy Profile

CVR Energy, Inc (CVR Energy) is a holding company. The Company is engaged 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).

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for CVR Energy (NYSE:CVI)

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