CVR Energy Inc. operates petroleum refineries, crude oil pipelines, and fertilizer plants with assets in the United States. Operations are divided between the Petroleum and Fertilizer (CVR Partners) business units. Common shares (CVI) and common units (UAN) are listed on the NYSE exchange. CVR is an abbreviation for Coffeyville Resources.
The company was founded in 1906 and formed CVR Partners in 2007 which completed a public offering in 2011. Carl Icahn acquired a controlling stake in 2012.