CVR Energy (NYSE:CVI)

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Icahn Takes Stake in Family Dollar

Activist investor Carl Icahn filed documents with the Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) late Friday announcing that he had acquired a 9.4% stake in Family Dollar Stores Inc. (NYSE: FDO) ...
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Carl Icahn’s Top Holdings: A Look Forward

Carl Icahn is proving to be a winner for investors. Despite a public battle with Bill Ackman over Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE: HLF), and despite what appears to be a non-victory ...
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Closing Bell for Monday on Wall Street: Markets Open Higher, but Slip Later

U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning following some mixed economic data released in China. The country’s CPI rose less than expected, producer prices fell, fixed asset investment rose a ...
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Top Analyst Downgrades and Stocks to Sell: Micron, Tesla, Morgan Stanley and More

Investors often see analyst upgrades and Buy ratings from Wall Street firms, but it is frequent that they do not hear when a firm says to sell a stock. 24/7 Wall ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — March 12, 2013: Markets Just Barely Overcome Low Open (BBY, RSH, P, AAPL TJX, CVI, DMND, FCEL, URBN, BONT, COST, SSI, DOLE, COOL, PPHM, EXPR, TA, GLU, JCP, ZNGA)

U.S. equity markets opened lower this morning but never managed to hold a position in positive territory. Despite a significant drop in U.K. industrial production in February, the country’s trade ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — March 11, 2013: Markets Recover Slightly from Low Open (BBY, BTU, SFD, ADBE, MT, CSIQ, CHYR, DKS, RENN, CVI, DMND, FCEL, URBN, BONT, SSI, BBRY, T, ZNGA, YHOO)

U.S. equity markets opened lower this morning after France reported a decline in industrial production and China reported consumer inflation up more than expected (more coverage here). There was no ...
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Outlook Remains Rosy for Refiners (TSO, MPC, PSX, ALJ, WNR, CVI, VLO, DK, HFC, HES)

Share prices appreciated by at least 80% for most major crude oil refiners in 2012, a far better performance than turned in by the integrated oil companies, the oil services ...
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MLPs Kick Off 2013 IPOs

The first initial public offering (IPO) of the year went off yesterday as USA Compression Partners L.P. (NYSE: USAC) priced 11 million common units at $18 per unit. By the ...
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Media Digest (8/22/2012) Reuters, WSJ, NYT, FT, Bloomberg

Dell Inc.'s (NASDAQ: DELL) quarterly numbers leave investors worried. (Reuters) The head of the eurozone goes to Greece to evaluate its finances. (Reuters) Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and Samsung make ...
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Market Slides on Central Banks’ Inaction

The three major US stock indexes opened lower this morning as the Bank of England left interest rates alone (our coverage here) and the European Central Bank (ECB) did the ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — August 1, 2012: Markets Lose Small Gains after FOMC Minutes

The three major US stock indexes opened higher this morning as markets were getting primed for the afternoon’s statement from the FOMC. Tomorrow’s announcement on interest rates from the European ...
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Is Oil Refining a Zombie Industry? (DAL, PSX, VLO, MPC, TSO, HFC, WNR, CVI, CG, XOM, CVX, BP, PBR)

When Delta Air Lines Co. (NYSE: DAL) agreed to buy an oil refinery from Phillips 66 (NYSE: PSX), the transaction underscored a shift that has been taking place in refinery ...
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Refinery Sale Suddenly In Jeopardy (PSX, COP, DAL, SUN, ETP, CG, CVX, VLO, XOM, BP, CVI)

In December 2011, before the spin-off of Phillips 66 (NYSE: PSX) from ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP), Conoco was believed to be trying to sell its 247,000 barrel/day Belle Chase, Louisiana, refinery ...
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Icahn Now Owns 80% of CVR Energy

Investor Carl Icahn now holds about 80% of oil refiner and fertilizer maker CVR Energy Inc. (NYSE: CVI). Icahn held about 69% of the company before the close of his ...
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Icahn Prevails on Bid for CVR Energy (IEP, CVI, UAN, DAL)

As recently as last week it appeared that Carl Icahn’s Icahn Enterprises L.P. (NASDAQ: IEP) may not receive enough shares to complete his takeover of CVR Energy Inc. (NYSE: CVI). ...
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