And every dog his day...

And every dog his day...

August 13, 2005

This is a wonderful metaphor attributed to British poet, Charles Kingsley (1819-1875), as well as William Shakespeare (1564-1616).

Last Thursday the newest prince in the fertilizer business had its day. CF Industries went public at USD 16; and by Friday close they had bounced 11% to USD 17.69.

In the way of a benchmark, Ruth's Chris Steak House which went public on 9 August at USD 18.00 closing Friday at USD 21.00, up 17%

Both stocks are so far outpacing Maiden Form Brands Inc . Since its 22 July offering, MFB has sagged 15%...

The full CF IPO can be found at the following SEC link:

Good luck CF shareholders...and Stakeholders.