California Public Employees Retirement System raised its stake in Vaalco Energy Inc (NYSE:EGY) by 64.5% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 299,700 shares of the energy company’s stock after buying an additional 117,500 shares during the period. California Public Employees Retirement System owned approximately 0.51% of Vaalco Energy worth $275,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Separately, Tieton Capital Management LLC increased its stake 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 in the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 39.98% of the company’s stock.

Shares of Vaalco Energy Inc (NYSE EGY) traded up 0.884% during midday trading on Tuesday, hitting $0.685. 19,381 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $0.85 and its 200-day moving average is $0.96. The stock’s market cap is $40.29 million. Vaalco Energy Inc has a 1-year low of $0.68 and a 1-year 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.

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

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