Press coverage about Rentech (NASDAQ:RTK) has trended somewhat negative recently, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Rentech earned a coverage optimism score of -0.11 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the energy company an impact score of 46.1267513550939 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the immediate future.

Shares of Rentech (NASDAQ RTK) traded down 3.2081% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $0.3349. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 689,477 shares. The company has a 50-day moving average of $0.34 and a 200 day moving average of $0.46. Rentech has a 1-year low of $0.23 and a 1-year high of $3.33. The company’s market cap is $7.77 million.

Rentech (NASDAQ:RTK) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 10th. The energy company reported ($0.45) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.30) by ($0.15). The company had revenue of $24.74 million for the quarter. Rentech had a negative return on equity of 33.77% and a negative net margin of 140.19%. On average, analysts expect that Rentech will post $12.24 EPS for the current year.

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Rentech Company Profile

Rentech, Inc is a provider of wood fiber processing services, wood chips and wood pellets. The Company’s processing business includes Fulghum Fibres, Inc (Fulghum), which operates approximately 30 wood chipping mills in the United States and South America. The Company provides wood yard operations services.

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