CF Industries Shares Surge On Merger Report

By Wallace WitkowskiMarketWatch Pulse

Shares of CF Industries Holding Inc. rallied Friday following a report that the fertilizer company was in late talks to merger with Dutch company OCI NV . CF Industries shares jumped 6.2% to $66.59 on heavy volume. Shares were halted briefly on volatility following the report. CF and OCI could reach an agreement as early as this month, The Wall Street Journal reported.

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