Dimensional Fund Advisors LP decreased its position in Alon USA Energy, Inc. (NYSE:ALJ) by 0.5% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 5,998,309 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock after selling 28,761 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP’s holdings in Alon USA Energy were worth $79,898,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Evanston Investments Inc. dba Evanston Advisors raised its holdings in Alon USA Energy by 2.1% in the 2nd quarter. Evanston Investments Inc. dba Evanston Advisors now owns 256,267 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock valued at $3,413,000 after acquiring an additional 5,259 shares in the last quarter. Bank of Montreal Can grew its stake in shares of Alon USA Energy by 4,999.1% in the 2nd quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 139,665 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock valued at $1,860,000 after purchasing an additional 136,926 shares during the period. GSA Capital Partners LLP grew its stake in shares of Alon USA Energy by 271.5% in the 2nd quarter. GSA Capital Partners LLP now owns 198,408 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock valued at $2,643,000 after purchasing an additional 145,000 shares during the period. State Street Corp grew its stake in shares of Alon USA Energy by 83.0% in the 1st quarter. State Street Corp now owns 1,241,011 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock valued at $15,131,000 after purchasing an additional 562,965 shares during the period. Finally, OMERS ADMINISTRATION Corp grew its stake in shares of Alon USA Energy by 7.1% in the 2nd quarter. OMERS ADMINISTRATION Corp now owns 928,746 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock valued at $12,371,000 after purchasing an additional 61,561 shares during the period. 49.46% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Shares of Alon USA Energy, Inc. (ALJ) opened at 13.32 on Friday. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $12.92 and a 200 day moving average price of $12.12. Alon USA Energy, Inc. has a 1-year low of $5.86 and a 1-year high of $13.97.

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Alon USA Energy Profile

Alon USA Energy, Inc is an independent refiner and marketer of petroleum products, operating primarily in the South Central, Southwestern and Western regions of the United States. The Company’s segments include refining and marketing, asphalt and retail. Its refineries produce petroleum products, including various grades of gasoline, diesel, jet fuel, petrochemicals, petrochemical feedstocks, asphalt, and other petroleum-based products.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Alon USA Energy (NYSE:ALJ)

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