Wilen Investment Management CORP. increased its position in Vaalco Energy Inc (NYSE:EGY) by 11.7% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 1,559,610 shares of the energy company’s stock after buying an additional 162,947 shares during the period. Vaalco Energy accounts for 0.8% of Wilen Investment Management CORP.’s holdings, making the stock its 26th largest position. Wilen Investment Management CORP. owned about 2.66% of Vaalco Energy worth $1,404,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of EGY. Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS increased its position in shares of Vaalco Energy by 1.3% in the second quarter. Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS now owns 5,420,268 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $5,068,000 after buying an additional 70,584 shares during the period. Renaissance Technologies LLC increased its position in shares of Vaalco Energy by 6.2% in the first quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 1,320,700 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $1,211,000 after buying an additional 76,769 shares during the period. UBS Group AG increased its position in shares of Vaalco Energy by 55.3% in the first quarter. UBS Group AG now owns 558,624 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $512,000 after buying an additional 199,030 shares during the period. California Public Employees Retirement System increased its position in shares of Vaalco Energy by 64.5% in the first quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 299,700 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $275,000 after buying an additional 117,500 shares during the period. Finally, Tieton Capital Management LLC increased its position in shares of Vaalco Energy by 96.5% in the first quarter. Tieton Capital Management LLC now owns 2,244,631 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $2,059,000 after buying an additional 1,102,610 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 39.98% of the company’s stock.

Shares of Vaalco Energy Inc (NYSE:EGY) traded up 0.34% during trading on Friday, hitting $0.73. The stock had a trading volume of 70,764 shares. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $0.82 and a 200 day moving average price of $0.94. The company’s market capitalization is $42.94 million. Vaalco Energy Inc has a 52 week low of $0.70 and a 52 week high of $1.43.

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Vaalco Energy Company Profile

VAALCO Energy, Inc is an independent energy company. The Company is engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and production of crude oil and natural gas. Its segments include Gabon, Angola, Equatorial Guinea, the United States, and Corporate and other, which includes corporate and operations support.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vaalco Energy (NYSE:EGY)

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