CF Industries jumps on partnership evaluation disclosure

Wed Dec 4, 2013 11:36am EST
 
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By Chuck Mikolajczak

NEW YORK Dec 4 (Reuters) - CF Industries Holdings Inc shares surged on Wednesday after the company said in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission that it was in discussions with financial advisors to evaluate partnership structures.

The fertilizer producer disclosed in an 8-K filing the discussion to evaluate a Master Limited Partnership (MLP) and "MLP-like structures" as well as other financing options.

Shares climbed 9.8 percent $235.17, its biggest percentage jump since July 29, making it the best performer on the S&P 500.