Rentech Company Profile (NASDAQ:RTK)

About Rentech (NASDAQ:RTK)

Rentech logoRentech, 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. The Company operates a wood fiber processing business. The Company's segments include Fulghum Fibres, which involves the operations of Fulghum; Wood Pellets: Industrial, which includes its facilities and wood pellet development activities, and Wood Pellets: New England Wood Pellet, LLC (NEWP), which involves in the operations of NEWP and produces wood pellets for the residential and commercial heating markets in the United States, and it also includes Allegheny Pellet Corporation's (Allegheny's) operations.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Forest & Wood Products
  • Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:RTK
  • CUSIP: 76011210
  • Web: www.rentechinc.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $4.64 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 23,211,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $0.34
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $0.42
  • 52 Week Range: $0.19 - $3.04
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -0.16
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $135.97 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.03
  • Book Value: $3.29 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.06
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: ($24,120,000.00)
  • Net Margins: -140.19%
  • Return on Equity: -33.77%
  • Return on Assets: -16.39%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.22%
  • Current Ratio: 1.19%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.69%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 525,894 shs.
  • Beta: 1.41
  • Short Ratio: 1.81
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Rentech (NASDAQ:RTK)

What is Rentech's stock symbol?

Rentech trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "RTK."

How were Rentech's earnings last quarter?

Rentech, Inc. (NASDAQ:RTK) announced its earnings results on Thursday, August, 10th. The company reported ($0.45) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.30) by $0.15. The business 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%. View Rentech's Earnings History.

When will Rentech make its next earnings announcement?

Rentech is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 8th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Rentech.

Are investors shorting Rentech?

Rentech saw a increase in short interest during the month of September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,543,802 shares, an increase of 29.8% from the August 31st total of 1,189,800 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 431,690 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.6 days. Currently, 7.2% of the company's shares are sold short.

Who are some of Rentech's key competitors?

Who are Rentech's key executives?

Rentech's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Halbert S. Washburn, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Keith B. Forman, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Paul Summers, Chief Financial Officer
  • Nicole M. Powe, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Wesley K. Clark Sr., Independent Director
  • Ronald M. Sega Ph.D., Independent Director
  • Edward M. Stern, Independent Director

How do I buy Rentech stock?

Shares of Rentech can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Rentech's stock price today?

One share of Rentech stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.20.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Rentech (NASDAQ RTK)
Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  96 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  93 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  189
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Rentech and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Rentech (NASDAQ:RTK) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A
Consensus Price Target History for Rentech (NASDAQ:RTK)
Price Target History for Rentech (NASDAQ:RTK)
Analysts' Ratings History for Rentech (NASDAQ:RTK)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
2/21/2017Feltl & Co.DowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/18/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Rentech (NASDAQ:RTK)
Earnings by Quarter for Rentech (NASDAQ:RTK)
Earnings History by Quarter for Rentech (NASDAQ RTK)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/8/2017N/AView Earnings Details
8/10/2017Q2 2017($0.30)($0.45)$24.74 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/10/2016Q316($0.19)($0.42)$45.85 million$38.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/10/2016Q216($0.14)$3.33$48.24 million$31.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/11/2016Q116($0.30)($0.54)$44.29 million$39.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/16/2016Q415($0.08)($0.48)$81.02 million$68.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/10/2015Q315($0.30)($1.38)$117.96 million$80.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/11/2015Q215$0.01$0.21$151.11 million$149.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/11/2015Q1($0.02)($0.02)$111.31 million$105.61 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/17/2015Q414($0.01)$0.01$133.39 million$122.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q314($0.01)($0.05)$134.75 million$125.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014$0.01$0.04$139.42 million$139.89 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/13/2014Q1 14($0.03)($0.03)$84.83 million$84.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/11/2014Q413($0.04)($0.06)$89.71 million$79.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313$0.02$0.03$121.06 million$115.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q2 2013$0.07$0.04$145.91 million$120.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2013Q1 2013($0.02)($0.02)$80.08 million$59.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/19/2013Q4 2012$0.02($0.02)$91.66 million$92.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q312($0.02)$0.02$44.20 million$60.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/15/2011($0.02)($0.04)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Rentech (NASDAQ:RTK)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $12.24 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-1.22 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Rentech (NASDAQ RTK)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/10/2012special$0.1912/18/201212/20/201212/27/2012
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Rentech (NASDAQ:RTK)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.68%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 29.36%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Rentech (NASDAQ:RTK)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Rentech (NASDAQ:RTK)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Rentech (NASDAQ:RTK)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/12/2017William C MartinMajor ShareholderSell1,058,924$0.25$264,731.00View SEC Filing  
10/11/2017William C MartinMajor ShareholderSell674,685$0.26$175,418.10View SEC Filing  
10/10/2017William C MartinMajor ShareholderSell139,221$0.26$36,197.46View SEC Filing  
3/7/2017William C MartinMajor ShareholderBuy453,861$0.76$344,934.36View SEC Filing  
3/6/2017William C MartinMajor ShareholderBuy53,640$0.79$42,375.60View SEC Filing  
3/1/2017William C MartinMajor ShareholderBuy172,553$0.76$131,140.28View SEC Filing  
5/18/2016Kevin RendinoDirectorBuy50,000$2.38$119,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2015Keith B FormanCEOBuy22,000$0.68$14,960.00View SEC Filing  
7/14/2014Colin M MorrisSVPSell15,000$2.32$34,800.00View SEC Filing  
6/20/2014Dan J CohrsCFOSell68,596$2.59$177,663.64View SEC Filing  
4/17/2014D Hunt Ramsbottom, Jr.CEOSell50,000$2.25$112,500.00View SEC Filing  
4/14/2014Colin MorrisSVPSell15,000$2.11$31,650.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2014D Hunt Ramsbottom, Jr.CEOSell25,000$1.88$47,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/13/2014Colin MorrisSVPSell15,000$1.98$29,700.00View SEC Filing  
1/7/2014Dennis YakobsonDirectorSell30,000$1.79$53,700.00View SEC Filing  
1/3/2014D Hunt Ramsbottom, Jr.CEOSell25,000$1.75$43,750.00View SEC Filing  
10/21/2013Dennis YakobsonDirectorSell20,000$2.16$43,200.00View SEC Filing  
9/20/2013Colin MorrisSVPSell15,000$2.11$31,650.00View SEC Filing  
8/23/2013John WilliamsDirectorSell37,000$1.95$72,150.00View SEC Filing  
7/22/2013Dennis YakobsonDirectorSell20,000$2.27$45,400.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013D Hunt Ramsbottom JrCEOSell25,000$2.12$53,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/20/2013Colin M MorrisSVPSell15,000$2.03$30,450.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2013Halbert S WashburnDirectorBuy20,000$2.21$44,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2013Harold A WrightCTOSell100,000$2.20$220,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Rentech (NASDAQ:RTK)
Latest Headlines for Rentech (NASDAQ:RTK)
Source:
DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoRentech, Inc. (RTK) Major Shareholder Sells $36,197.46 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 13 at 8:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Rentech, Inc. (RTK) Major Shareholder Sells 674,685 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 13 at 8:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRentech, Inc. (RTK) Major Shareholder Sells $264,731.00 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 13 at 7:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRentech to Voluntary Delist Common Shares from Nasdaq; Shares to Trade on OTCQB
finance.yahoo.com - October 10 at 6:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRentech, Inc. (RTK) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 30 at 3:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRentech, Inc. (RTK) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.15 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 11 at 9:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of RTK earnings conference call or presentation 10-Aug-17 2:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 8:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRentech Announces Results for Second Quarter 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 7:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRentech reports 2Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 7:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRentech, Inc. Schedules 2017 Second Quarter Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 7:19 AM
marketbeat.com logoRentech reports 4Q loss
marketbeat.com - April 7 at 2:47 PM
seekingalpha.com logoA Follow-Up On Rentech - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - March 18 at 12:44 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoPawar Law Group Announces Filing of Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Rentech, Inc. - RTK
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 17 at 7:42 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses In Excess Of $100,000 Investing In Rentech, Inc. To Contact The Firm Before Lead Plaintiff Deadline
feeds.benzinga.com - March 17 at 4:40 PM
seekingalpha.com logoRentech's (RTK) CEO Keith Forman on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - March 17 at 1:32 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoRENTECH, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits
biz.yahoo.com - March 16 at 8:05 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Rentech Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - March 16 at 8:05 AM
globenewswire.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Has Filed a ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - March 11 at 7:31 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Has Filed a Complaint on Behalf of Rentech, Inc. Shareholders: Lead Plaintiff Deadline of April 24, 2017 – RTK
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 10 at 10:27 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Notifies Investors of Class Action Against Rentech, Inc. (RTK) and Lead Plaintiff Deadline - April 24, 2017
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 10 at 10:27 PM
businesswire.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Brower Piven Encourages Shareholders Who Have Losses In Excess Of $100,000 From Investment In Rentech, Inc. To Contact Brower Piven Before The Lead Plaintiff ...
www.businesswire.com - March 6 at 6:57 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoIMPORTANT RENTECH, INC. INVESTOR ALERT: Wolf Haldenstein Adler Freeman & Herz LLP announces that a securities class action lawsuit has been filed in the Eastern District of New York on behalf of purchasers of Rentech, Inc.
feeds.benzinga.com - March 2 at 6:55 PM
globenewswire.com logoRTK SHAREHOLDER ALERT: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Notifies Investors of Commencement of a Class Action ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - February 25 at 2:33 AM
prnewswire.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Notifies Investors of Class Action Against Rentech, Inc ... - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - February 25 at 2:33 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Notifies Investors of Class Action Against Rentech, Inc. (RTK) & Lead Plaintiff Deadline - April 24, 2017
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 24 at 9:31 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoGlancy Prongay & Murray Announces the Filing of a Securities Class Action on Behalf of Rentech, Inc. Investors and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 24 at 9:31 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoRTK SHAREHOLDER ALERT: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Notifies Investors of Commencement of a Class Action Involving Rentech, Inc. and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of April 24, 2017
feeds.benzinga.com - February 24 at 11:04 AM
globenewswire.com logoGainey McKenna & Egleston Announces A Class Action Lawsuit ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - February 24 at 5:01 AM
businesswire.com logoIMPORTANT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Khang & Khang LLP Announces an Investigation of Rentech, Inc. and ... - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - February 23 at 8:14 AM
prnewswire.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Announces Investigation of Rentech, Inc. (RTK) - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - February 23 at 8:14 AM
seekingalpha.com logoRentech idles Wawa plant, explores strategic alternatives - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - February 23 at 8:14 AM
businesswire.com logoEQUITY ALERT: Rosen Law Firm Files Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Rentech, Inc. – RTK - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - February 23 at 8:14 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoRENTECH INVESTOR ALERT: Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Commences Investigation on Behalf of Rentech, Inc. Investors
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 22 at 7:50 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoIMPORTANT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Khang & Khang LLP Announces an Investigation of Rentech, Inc., and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 22 at 7:50 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoEQUITY ALERT: Rosen Law Firm Files Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Rentech, Inc. – RTK
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 22 at 7:50 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Shareholders of Rentech, Inc. of Commencement of a Class Action Lawsuit and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of April 24, 2017 – RTK
feeds.benzinga.com - February 22 at 4:22 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoRentech Idles Wawa Facility; Exploring Strategic Alternatives
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 21 at 5:14 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo6:32 am Rentech to explore strategic alternatives for Wawa facility and the co as a whole; also provides operational updates on its Atikokan facility and Fulgum Fibres contract
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 21 at 5:14 PM

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