Bailard Inc. acquired a new stake in Midstates Petroleum Company Inc (NYSE:MPO) in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund acquired 46,400 shares of the energy producer’s stock, valued at approximately $348,000. Bailard Inc. owned approximately 0.18% of Midstates Petroleum as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

Other hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in the company. Bank of Montreal Can grew its holdings in shares of Midstates Petroleum by 180.9% in the fourth quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 3,553 shares of the energy producer’s stock valued at $27,000 after purchasing an additional 2,288 shares in the last quarter. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Midstates Petroleum in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $73,000. Brave Asset Management Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Midstates Petroleum by 45.3% in the third quarter. Brave Asset Management Inc. now owns 21,860 shares of the energy producer’s stock valued at $195,000 after purchasing an additional 6,815 shares in the last quarter. Rhumbline Advisers grew its holdings in shares of Midstates Petroleum by 42.6% in the fourth quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 21,933 shares of the energy producer’s stock valued at $165,000 after purchasing an additional 6,553 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Schroder Investment Management Group acquired a new position in shares of Midstates Petroleum in the second quarter valued at approximately $348,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 96.44% of the company’s stock.

NYSE MPO opened at $9.09 on Thursday. The company has a quick ratio of 0.64, a current ratio of 0.64 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.06. Midstates Petroleum Company Inc has a 52 week low of $6.22 and a 52 week high of $15.18. The company has a market cap of $251.00 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 10.18 and a beta of 1.66.

Separately, ValuEngine cut shares of Midstates Petroleum from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, February 5th.

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About Midstates Petroleum

Midstates Petroleum Co, Inc is an exploration and production company, which engages in the application of modern drilling and completion techniques in oil and liquids-rich basins. It focuses on its operations in the Mississippian Lime and the Anadarko Basin. The company was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Houston, TX.

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